LS variable metadata
Variable: GAELIC9
Table: ME91
Short description: Gaelic (Scottish) speaker/reader/writer. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

0Does not know Gaelic
1Can speak Gaelic
2Can read Gaelic
3Can speak and read Gaelic
4Can write Gaelic
5Can speak and write Gaelic
6Can read and write Gaelic
7Can speak, read and write Gaelic

Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Scottish census form, Box W The question was asked in Scotland of persons aged 3 and over The question was unchanged from 1981
Former name of variable: GAELIC
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Geog
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) page 329.