LS variable metadata
Variable: DENSDJ9
Table: ME91
Short description: Number of usually resident persons per room in household. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Over 1.5 persons per room
21.5 persons per room
3Over 1 but less than 1.5 persons per room
41 person per room
5Over 0.75 but less than 1 person per room
60.75 persons per room
7Over 0.5 but less than 0.75 persons per room
80.5 persons per room
9Less than 0.5 persons per room

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Questions 1,6,7 and Box H1.
Former name of variable: DENSOCDJ
Derived: Y
Derivation: For algorithm see 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 19.
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: 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 303, page 315, page 43, page 59.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 19