LS variable metadata
Variable: HROC8CC
Table: CANC
Short description: LS member's father/husband - occupation (1981-1990)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1980: Blank. See HROCCC.
1981-1990: Numeric in range 001-350, 360-362. See 1981 Census Appendix 8. 349 = Inadequately described; 350 = Not stated; 360 = Student, at college, university - over 16 years of age; 361 = Independent means, private means; 362 = Physically or mentally handicapped; -7 = Retired, OAP (see also HRTIN8CC).
1991 onwards: Blank. See HROC9CC.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-9Not coded
-4Unknown

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Cancer registration data collected by ONS through the National Cancer Registration Scheme.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19810101 To: 19901231 
Keyword: Occupation
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 3
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 344 (shows cancer registration abstract), page 25, pp. 97-98, pp. 104-105 (comparability of data), page 125 and pp. 138-141 (data quality).
Reference 2: 1981 Census Appendix 8