LS variable metadata
Variable: HHFMTYT9
Table: ME91
Short description: Family type of LS member usually resident in household. 1991
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1One person
2Two or more persons
3Married Couple Family - No children
4Married Couple Family - One or more dependent children
5Married Couple Family - Non-dependent children only
6Co-habiting Couple Family - No children
7Co-habiting Couple Family - One or more dependent children
8Co-habiting Couple Family - Non-dependent children only
9Lone Parent Family - One or more dependent children
10Lone Parent Family - Non-dependent children only
11Households with two or more Families

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Questions 5 and 7 Family type is identified for LS member within the household. Presence of non/dependent children usually resident is also identified For definitions see 1991 Census Appendix 20 For derivation see 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 46
Former name of variable: HHFMTYPT
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
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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 327-329, pp. 60-61.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 46
Reference 3: 1991 Census Appendix 20