LS variable metadata
Variable: NFHIND8
Table: NM81
Short description: Head of LS Family indicator. 1981.

Variable coded as: FHIND8
Table: ME81
Short description: Head of LS Family Indicator. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

1Head of LS family
-9Not head of LS family

Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census. Formatted from PORECHLSF during data transfer to Model 204 environment.
Former name of variable: FHIND
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See PORECHSLF (described on 1981 Census Household Persons VME Source File)
Reference 2: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 293.