LS variable metadata
Variable: MHUCOM0
Table: ME01
Short description: Combination of minimal household units within household. 2001.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1One person Household
2Lone parent family with dependent children, no others
3Married couple with no dependent children, no others
4Cohabiting couple with no dependent children, no others
5Married couple with dependent children, no others
6Cohabiting couple with dependent children, no others
7No family household with 2 or more residents
8Lone parent family with dependent children, + non-dependent children, no others
9Lone parent family with dependent children, no non-dependent children, + others
10Lone parent family with dependent children, + non-dependent children, + others
11Lone parent family, no dependent children, + non-dependent children, no others
12Lone parent family, no dependent children, + non-dependent children, + others
13Married couple, no dependent children, + non-dependent children, no others
14Cohabiting couple, no dependent children, + non-dependent children, no others
15Married couple, no dependent children, no non-dependent children, + others
16Cohabiting couple, no dependent children, no non-dependent children, + others
17Married couple, no dependent children, + non-dependent children, + others
18Cohabiting couple, no dependent children, + non-dependent children, + others
19Married couple, + dependent children, + non-dependent children, no others
20Cohabiting couple + dependent children, + non-dependent children, no others
21Married couple + dependent children, no non-dependent children, + others
22Cohabiting couple + dependent children, no non-dependent children, + others
23Married couple + dependent children, + non-dependent children, + others
24Cohabiting couple + dependent children, + non-dependent children, + others
25Complex households (2 or more families)
0Person in communal establishment
-6Initial extract only record
-9A person in the household was a student not resident during term-time

Notes: Use this variable for both LS members and for co-residents of LS members (non-members).
Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Household
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals: MHUPOS0,MHUTYP0
Comparable variables for other times: MHUCOM7,MHUCOM8,MHUCOM9
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2