LS variable metadata
Variable: BUTYPE7
Table: ME71
Short description: Building type. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes: Codes 04-11 are not applicable to the LS.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Permanent building
2Caravan
3Other non permanent
4Absent no schedule permanent building
5Absent no schedule caravan
6Absent no schedule other n perm
7Absent w schedule permanent building
8Absent w schedule caravan
9Absent w schedule other n perm
10Vacant permanent
11Vacant new permanent building

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Enumerator's record book
Former name of variable: BUTYPE
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 243.
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 28