LS variable metadata
Variable: BUTY8
Table: ME81
Short description: Building type. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Permanent building
2Caravan
3Other non-permanent building
-9Communal establishment

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census. Enumerator's panel A
Former name of variable: BUTY
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Household
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 282.