LS variable metadata
Variable: HEAP0
Table: ME01
Short description: Health. 2001.
Full description: This question asks for a self-assessment of each person's general health over the last year.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Good
2Fairly good
3Not good
-7Missing (initial extract only record)
-9No code required

Notes: See http://www.celsius.lshtm.ac.uk/derive/genhlth0.html for an important note on the effects of editing on this variable.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census. Question 11.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Health
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2