LS variable metadata
Variable: NFMSP0
Table: NM01
Short description: Family status. 2001.

Variable coded as: FMSP0
Table: ME01
Short description: Family status. 2001.
Full description: This derived variable provides information on the family circumstances of a person.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

1Not in a family - of pensionable age
2Not in a family - other
3In a couple family - member of couple
4In a couple family - dependent child of couple
5In a couple family - other child
6In lone parent family - parent
7In lone parent family - dependent child of parent
8In lone parent family - other child of parent
-5Not applicable (communal establishment)
-6Missing (unable to derive due to initial extract only input record)
-9No code required

Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census.
Former name of variable:  
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