LS variable metadata
Variable: MGHDHED9
Table: ME91
Short description: Migrant head of household indicator. 1991.
Full description: Indicates those heads of LS member households whose usual address on Census night, 21/04/91, was in Great Britain and was different from that one year before the Census.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

1Household with a Migrant Head
2Household without a Migrant Head

Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census Column 1, Question 7 and 9 Applies to usually resident persons For definitions see 1991 Census Appendix 20
Former name of variable: MGHDHEAD
Derived: Y
Derivation: For derivation see 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 53
Date range:  
Keyword: Family Geog
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, pp. 324-325, pp. 65-66.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 53
Reference 3: 1991 Census Appendix 20