LS variable metadata
Variable: NECONP7
Table: NM71
Short description: Economic position. 1971.

Variable coded as: ECONP7
Table: ME71
Short description: Economic position. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
0In employment
1Out of employment, sick
2Out of employment, other
3Retired
4Permanently sick
5Student
6Other inactive
7Other inactive aged under 15

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Question B7
Former name of variable: ECONP
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Socio-economic
Classification: ECONPOS71 
Comparable variables for other individuals: NECONP7
Comparable variables for other times: ECONACT8,ECONPO89,ECONPO9,ECOP0,ECOP80
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 255, page 61.