LS variable metadata
Variable: HH71BAS9
Table: ME91
Short description: Number of persons in household - 1971 population base. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 0 - 49 = Number of persons
50 = 50 or more
-9 = Wholly absent (or vacant) household
Notes: * Normally unused but necessary for table requirements and in case of miscoding (REC 1-2)
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Household type and Question 7. Includes all persons enumerated in LS member's household according to the 1971 Population Base For derivation see 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 41
Former name of variable: HH71BASE
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
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. 234-236, pp. 303-305, page 51.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 41