LS variable metadata
Variable: ETHOR7
Table: ME71
Short description: Ethnic origin and religion, derived from parents' birthplace. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 110 -383; 999 = not traced at 1971 Census; SPACES = no 1971 Census data available. See 1971 Appendix 7.
Notes: Applies to LS members enumerated and traced at the 1971 Census.

Notes on the use of ETHOR7 are available at http://www.celsius.lshtm.ac.uk/modules/ethnicity/et040000.html
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Questions B9, B10 and inspection of census form.
Former name of variable: ETHOR
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Ethnic
Classification: ETHOR71 
Comparable variables for other individuals: ETHORX7
Comparable variables for other times: ETHNIC9,ETHP0,ETHGRP0
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) pp. 246-248, page 30.
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 7