LS variable metadata
Variable: NECOP80
Table: NM01
Short description: Economic position (coded for compatability with 1981 & 1991). 2001.

Variable coded as: ECOP80
Table: ME01
Short description: Economic position (coded for compatability with 1981 & 1991). 2001.
Full description: LS derived variable coding full time students as students irrespective of other economic activity.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Employed Part time
2Employed Full Time
3Self employed with employees Part Time
4Self employed with employees Full Time
5Self employed without employees Part Time
6Self employed without employees Full Time
7Seeking work and ready to start in 2 weeks
8Waiting to start job
17Retired
18Student
19Looking after home
20Permanently Sick
21Other
-9Not applicable (NCR)
-6Initial data only (No comparable variable)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
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Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2