LS variable metadata
Variable: MOTYPEP9
Table: ME91
Short description: Type migration. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

1Moved within ward/postcode sector
2Moved between wards/postcode sectors but within district
3Moved between districts but within county/Scottish Region
4Moved between counties/Scottish Regs but within region/Scotland
5Moved between regions or between Scotland and England & Wales
6Moved from outside Great Britain

Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census Questions 7 and 9 Indicates the type of move for those (usually resident in household) LS members who have moved within or between area categories in the year preceding the Census held on 21/04/91.
Former name of variable: MOTYPEP
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: 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 Appendix 20