LS variable metadata
Variable: NMTWP0
Table: NM01
Short description: Mode of transport to work. 2001.

Variable coded as: MTWP0
Table: ME01
Short description: Mode of transport to work. 2001.
Full description: This variable records how persons usually travel to work. The question asks the person to tick one box only which describes the longest part, by distance, of their usual journey.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Work mainly at or from home
2Underground, metro, light rail, tram (England and Wales only),
3Train
4Bus, minibus or coach
5Motor cycle, scooter or moped
6Driving a car or van
7Passenger in a car or van
8Taxi or minicab
9Bicycle
10On foot
11Other
-9Not applicable (people aged 15 and under, or aged 75 and over)
-7Missing (initial extract only record)

Notes: Applicability: All people aged 16 to 74 years, who were working last week.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census. Question 34.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
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Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2