LS variable metadata
Variable: MIGTYPE8
Table: ME81
Short description: Type of one-year migrant. 1981
Full description:  
Coding notes: See 1981 Census Appendix 19.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1moved within districts of E & W
2moved within counties of E & W but between districts
3moved within regions of E & W but between counties
4moved within districts of E & W but between region
5moved into E & W from Scotland
6moved into E & W from outside Great Britain
8moved from E & W to Scotland
9Migrant resident within E & W with address 1 year not stated
-9anyone who was not at usual address on Census night was not 1 year migrant

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census. Question 8
Former name of variable: MIGTYPE
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Geog
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) pp. 290-291, pp. 65-66.
Reference 2: 1981 Census Appendix 19