LS variable metadata
Variable: AGSYOEC9
Table: ME91
Short description: Age distribution of persons usually resident, in all economic positions, by age of youngest child. 1991.
Full description: Indicates distribution of persons usually resident in LS member's household aged 16 and over, in all economic positions (depending on age range) by the age of the youngest child under 16 (if any) in the same household For derivation see 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 14
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Aged 16-24 with no children in the household
2Aged 16-24 with child(ren) in the household aged 0-15
3Aged 25-34 with no children in the household
4Aged 25-34 with the youngest child in the household aged 0-4
5Aged 25-34 with the youngest child in the household aged 5-10
6Aged 25-34 with the youngest child in the household aged 11-15
7Aged 35-54 with no children in the household
8Aged 35-54 with the youngest child in the household aged 0-4
9Aged 35-53 with the youngest child in the household aged 5-10
10Aged 35-54 with the youngest child in the household aged 11-15
11Aged 55-pensionable age: Working or retired
12Aged 55-pension age: Unempl.or econ inactive (but not retired)
13Pensionable age-74
14Aged 75 and over
-9Missing (Person aged under 16 or not usually resident)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Questions 2, 3, 6, 7 and 13.
Former name of variable: AGSYOEC
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Socio-economic Family
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 323, pp. 329-330, page 45, page 47, page 61.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 14