LS variable metadata
Variable: DURELAT7
Table: ME71
Short description: Duplicate spouse or parent record indicator. 1971.
Full description: Indicates that more than one record exists - up to four occurrences - for LS member's husband, wife, mother or father.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

0Not duplicate
1Husband of LS member
2Wife of LS member
3Father of LS member
4Mother of LS member

Units of measurement:  
Source: LSRELAT7 (1971 Census Questions B3, B4, B5 and B6).
Former name of variable: DUPRELAT
Derived: Y
Derivation: Derived from LSRELAT7. The code is transferred from the LSRELAT7 code of a non-LS person in an LS household with the same LSRELAT7 as another non-LS person in the LS members household. Where an LS member has more than one husband, the husband details are taken from the first husband record encountered on the 1971 Census Household persons file.
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2