LS variable metadata
Variable: FAMCD9
Table: CLLA91
Short description: Family within which county district group (GROUPCD9) and cluster (CLUSTCD9) belong.
Full description:  
Coding notes: ONS 1996 VALUES:
1= Rural Areas
2= Prospering Areas
3= Maturer Areas
4= Urban Centres
5= Mining and Industrial Areas
6= Inner London
Notes: For information on the method of derivation and further details see Wallace M, Charlton J and Denham C (1995) The new OPCS area classifications , Population Trends, no. 79, pp. 15-30 and SMPS No 59 'A socio-economic classification of local and health authorities of Great Britain'.
Units of measurement:  
Source: These area classifications are derived from 1991 Census data.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Small-area Area-classification
Classification: CLUST91 
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1