LS variable metadata
Variable: MHUPOS0
Table: ME01
Short description: Position of LS member within minimal household unit. 2001.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

1Unmarried adult
2Lone mother with dependent child
3Lone father with dependent child
4Dependent child with lone mother
5Dependent child with lone father
6Husband in married couple, no dependent children
7Wife in married couple, no dependent children
8Male partner, no dependent children
9Female partner, no dependent children
10Husband in married couple with dependent children
11Wife in married couple with dependent children
12Male partner with dependent children
13Female partner with dependent children
14Dependent child with married couple
15Dependent child with cohabiting couple
-6Initial extract only record
-8Could not be determined because student not resident during term-time
-9Person in communal establishment

Notes: Can be used to identify people who are cohabiting
Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Household Marital
Comparable variables for other individuals: MHUTYP0,MHUCOM0,NMHUPOS0
Comparable variables for other times: MHUPOS7,MHUPOS8,MHUPOS9
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2