LS variable metadata
Variable: FMNDCH7
Table: ME71
Short description: Number of non-dependent children in LS member's family. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 00 - 99

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-3Not In A Family
-2Untraced miss NM data
-1Communal Establishment

Notes: A dependent child is a child in a family either: (a) aged under 15 or (b ) aged under 25 years and a student
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Questions B2, B3, B4, B5, B6, AND B8.
Former name of variable: FMNDCH
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) pp. 250-251, pp. 60-61.