LS variable metadata
Variable: HDPCHAT9
Table: ME91
Short description: Number of dependent children usually resident in household aged 0 - 18. 1991
Full description:  
Coding notes: 0 - 19 = Number of dependent children usually resident in household aged 0 - 18
20 = 20 or more
-9 = Not applicable or missing
Notes: This variable is derived from '10% coded' variables. It should not be used except with extreme caution, as totals will differ from those resulting from 100% coded variables.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Question 3, 4 and 13. For definitions see 1991 Census Appendix 20.
Former name of variable: HFDPCHAT
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) page 303, page 323, page 328, page 45, page 60.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Appendix 20