LS variable metadata
Variable: DEPHSH0
Table: ME01
Short description: Housing deprivation. 2001.
Full description: This derived variable is an indicator of household deprivation.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
0Not deprived in housing dimension
1Deprived in housing dimension
-5Not applicable (communal establishments)
-6Missing (unable to derive due to initial extract only input record)
-9Not applicable (households with no residents)

Notes: A household is defined as deprived in the housing dimension if it is either overcrowded (actual number of rooms minus rooms 'required' (see ROOMREQ) is -1 or less) OR is in a shared dwelling OR does not have sole use of bath/ shower/ toilet OR does not have central heating.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
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Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
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Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2