LS variable metadata
Variable: FT10
Table: ME01
Short description: Family type in generation 1 2001.
Full description: This variable is derived during the algorithm that allocates people to families. It classifies families according to the characteristics of the people in generation 1.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Married couple family
2Cohabiting couple family opposite sex
3Cohabiting couple family same sex (male)
4Cohabiting couple family same sex (female)
5A lone parent family (male)
6A lone parent family (female)
0Ungrouped individual
-5Not applicable (communal establishment)
-6Missing (unable to derive due to initial extract only input record)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census.
Former name of variable:  
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