LS variable metadata
Variable: NHOURS7
Table: NM71
Short description: Hours worked. 1971

Variable coded as: HOURS7
Table: ME71
Short description: Hours worked. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes: -9 = Missing
-4 = Unemployed, Temporary sick
-3 = Retired, Permanently sick
-2 = Other inactive
-1 = Student or child
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Question B19.
Former name of variable: HOURS
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Occupation
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) page 265, page 62.