LS variable metadata
Variable: NDEPNAP9
Table: NM91
Short description: Dependants person in household indicator. 1991.

Variable coded as: DEPNAPR9
Table: ME91
Short description: Dependent person in household indicator. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Persons aged 0-15 with limiting long-term illness
2Persons aged 0-15 without limiting long-term illness
3Persons aged 16-18 who never married and are in full-time education and economically inactive
4Persons aged 16-18 with limiting long term illness and permanently sick or retired
5Persons aged 19 to pension age with limiting long term illness and permanently sick or retired
6Persons of pension age and over with limiting long term illness and permanently sick or retired
7All other usually resident persons

Notes: Dependents are persons who are usually resident and who are either dependent children or persons who have a limiting long term illness and are permanently sick or retired For definitions see 1991 Census Appendix 20
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Question 2, 3, 4, 7,12 and 13.
Former name of variable: DEPNAPER
Derived: Y
Derivation: For derivation see 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 20
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
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. 327-329, page 46, pp. 60-61.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 20
Reference 3: 1991 Census Appendix 20