LS variable metadata
Variable: NPOPNTP9
Table: NM91
Short description: Population type. 1991.

Variable coded as: POPNTYP9
Table: ME91
Short description: Population type - persons enumerated in household. 1991
Full description:  
Coding notes: 01-14 See 1991 Census Appendix 31

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Present resident in household
2Present resident not in household
3Absent resident with whereabouts elsewhere in GB
4Absent resident with whereabouts outside GB
5Absent resident in enumerated wholly absent household with whereabouts elsewhere in GB
6Absent resident in enumerated wholly absent household with whereabouts outside GB
7Absent resident in imputed wholly absent household with whereabouts elsewhere in GB
8Absent resident in imputed wholly absent household with whereabouts outside GB
9Visitor in household with usual residence elsewhere in GB or elsewhere no further details
10Visitor in household with usual residence outside GB but within UK
11Visitor in household with usual residence outside UK
12Visitor not in household with usual residence elsewhere in GB or elsewhere no further details
13Visitor not in household with usual residence outside GB but within UK
14Visitor not in household with usual residence outside UK

Notes: Indicates composition of LS member's household enumerated on census night, 21/04/91 Divided into five categories:
1. PRESENT RESIDENTS - persons present on Census night whose usual address is 'This Address'
2. ABSENT RESIDENTS IN HOUSEHOLDS (Part of household present) - persons absent on Census night whose usual address is 'This Address'
3. ABSENT RESIDENTS IN ENUMERATED WHOLLY-ABSENT HOUSEHOLDS
4. ABSENT RESIDENTS IN IMPUTED WHOLLY-ABSENT HOUSEHOLDS
5. VISITORS - persons present on Census night whose usual residence is not 'This Address'
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census Questions 6 and 7
Former name of variable: POPNTYPE
Derived: Y
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) pp. 303-305, pp. 51-52.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Appendix 31