LS variable metadata
Variable: MARSEX9
Table: ME91
Short description: Marital status by sex. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Males - Single
2Males - Married (1st marriage)
3Males - Re-married
4Males - Divorced
5Males - Widowed
6Females - Single
7Females - Married (1st marriage)
8Females - Re-married
9Females - Divorced
10Females - Widowed

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census Question 2 and 4 Derived from 1991 Census variables SEX and MARSTAT9 For definitions see 1991 Census Appendix 20 For derivation see 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 52
Former name of variable: MARSEX
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Marital
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 323, page 45, page 65.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 52
Reference 3: 1991 Census Appendix 20