LS variable metadata
Variable: EMTP0
Table: ME01
Short description: Employment type. 2001.
Full description: This variable records whether a person is (was) an employee, or self-employed with or without employees.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Employee
2Self-employed with employees
3Self employed without employees
-7Missing (initial extract only record)
-9Not applicable (people aged 15 and under, or aged 75 and over)

Notes: Applicability: All people aged 16 to 74 who have ever worked.
During processing this field was referred to as 'employment status'.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census. Question 25.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword:  
Classification: EMPTYP01 
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2