LS variable metadata
Variable: ETHGRP0
Table: ME01
Short description: Ethnic group. 2001.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1British
2Irish
3Other White
4White and Black Caribbean
5White and Black African
6White and Asian
7Other Mixed
8Indian
9Pakistani
10Bangladeshi
11Other Asian
12Black Caribbean
13Black African
14Other Black
15Chinese
16Other Ethnic Group
-6Missing (unable to derive due to initial record only input)
-9No code required

Notes: Ethnic group in 2001 using a more detailed classification is held in ETHP0.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census. Question 8.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Ethnic
Classification: ETHGP01 
Comparable variables for other individuals: ETHP0,NETHGRP0
Comparable variables for other times: ETHORX7,ETHOR7,ETHNIC9
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: 2001 Census Appendix 13