LS variable metadata
Variable: NOOTHH8
Table: ME81
Short description: Number of other persons in household. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 0 - 49 Number of other persons enumerated in household.
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Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census. Calculated by subtracting 1 from total number enumerated in household.
Former name of variable: NOOTHH
Derived: Y
Derivation: During the processing involved in cleaning the 1981 Census Household File, 1004 records containing households consisting of LS member only were indentified as having NOOTHH=Spaces. These 1004 records were recoded to '00' to standardise them with 52,444 records containing households consisting of LS member only where NOOTHH=00.
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Keyword: Family
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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 274, page 277.