LS variable metadata
Variable: NFMNUM7
Table: NM71
Short description: Family number. 1971

Variable coded as: FMNUM7
Table: ME71
Short description: Family number. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

-1Communal Establishment
0Not in family
1First family in household
2Second family in household
3Third family in household
4Fourth family in household

Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Questions B4, B5, B6.
Former name of variable: FMNUM
Derived: N
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 LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) pp. 248-252