LS variable metadata
Variable: NLONEPA9
Table: NM91
Short description: Lone parent. 1991.

Variable coded as: LONEPAR9
Table: ME91
Short description: Lone parent household. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Female Lone Parent in a De jure Household
2Male Lone Parent in a De jure Household

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census Question 3,5 and 7 Indicates whether LS member is usually resident in a lone parent household ie usually-resident person aged 16 and over, with usually-resident persons aged under 16 For definitions see 1991 Census Appendix 20 For derivation see 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 50
Former name of variable: LONEPARE
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Classification:  
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 303, page 323, page 331.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 50
Reference 3: 1991 Census Appendix 20