LS variable metadata
Variable: CARS8
Table: ME81
Short description: Number of cars and vans available. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

0No cars
11 car
22 cars
33 or more cars
-9Communal establishment

Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census. Question H5
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Household Socio-economic
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 288.