LS variable metadata
Variable: NQMSUB29
Table: NM91
Short description: Subject of qualification - 2. 1991.

Variable coded as: QMSUB29
Table: ME91
Short description: Subject of 2nd qualification. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 001-111, Spaces. See 1991 Census Appendix 11 Spaces=No qualifications obtained after the age of 18

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Education (nes)
2Social Work for 91 Census taken from subject code 074
3Probation Officer Work taken from subject code 084
4Chiropody, Physiotherapy, Radiography taken from subject code 015
5Education with Teacher Training and other subjects
6Education without Teacher Training but including other subjects
7Pre-clinical Studies
8Clinical Medicine
9Pre-clinical Dentistry
10Dentistry (nes)
11Pharmacy
12Pharmacology
13Nursing
14Ophthalmic and Dispensing Optics
15Other studies allied to Medicine and Health
16Combinations of Health with Subject Groups 3-10
17Aeronautical Engineering
18Chemical Engineering (nes)
19Chemical Technology
20Fuel Technology
21Civil Engineering (nes)
22Building
23Electrical Engineering
24Electronics and Electronic Engineering
25Mechanical Engineering (nes)
26Agricultural Engineering
27Automobile Engineering
28Marine Engineering
29Naval Architecture
30Production and Control Engineering including Manufacturing Technology
31Mining
32Metallurgy
33General and other Engineering Subjects including combinations of Engineering Subjects
34Surveying
35General Technology and Manufacture (nes)
36Clothing and footwear
37Food Technology and Manufacture
38Printing and Book Production
39Textile Technology and Manufacture
40Combinations of Technology with Subject Groups 4-10
41Agriculture
42Agricultural Biology
43Agricultural Chemistry
44Forestry
45Veterinary Studies (nes)
46Combinations of Agricultural Subjects with Subject Groups 5-10
47Biology
48Botany
49Zoology
50Physiology and Anatomy
51Biochemistry
52Combinations of Biological Sciences
53Mathematics (nes)
54Dynamics, Applied Dynamics, Thermo-dynamics
55Computer Science
56Statistics
57Mathematics/Physics
58Physics
59Chemistry
60Geology
61Environmental Sciences other than Geology
62Combinations of Physical Sciences other than Mathematics/Physics
63Biological Sciences with Physical Sciences
64Combinations of Science with Subject Groups 6-10
65Management Studies (nes)
66Business and Commerce
67Secretarial Studies
68Economics
69Geography
70Accountancy including Banking and Insurance
71Government and Public Administration
72Law
73Psychology
74Sociology
75Social Anthropology
76Combinations of Social Studies
77Combinations of Social Studies with Subject Groups 7-10
78Architecture
79Town and Country Planning
80Catering and Institutional Management (nes)
81Home Economics
82Vocational Studies (nes)
83Librarianship and Information Science
84Nautical subjects
85Transport
86Wholesale and Retail Trades
87Combinations of Vocational Subjects within this Group
88Combinations of Vocational Subjects with Subject Groups 8-10
89English
90Celtic Language Welsh and Other
91French Language and Studies
92French/German
93German Language and Studies
94Hispanic Languages and Studies
95Other West European Languages and Studies including combinations other than French/German
96Russian Language and Studies
97Slavonic and East European Languages and Studies other than Russian including combinations of these Languages
98Chinese Language and Area Studies
99Oriental, Asian and African Languages and Studies other than Chinese including combinations of these languages
100Classical Studies including combinations of Classics with Philosophy
101Other Language Studies and combinations of subjects within the group excluding separately allowed for
102Languages with Arts excluding Classics/Philosophy and Archaeology/Ancient History
103History
104Archaeology
105Philosophy
106Theology
107Arts General where subject content is not specified and combinations within Groups 9 and 10
108Art and Design
109Drama
110Music (nes)
111Combinations with Art and Design, Drama and Music
-9Not Applicable

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Question 19. For definitions see 1991 Census Appendix 20
Former name of variable: QMSUB2
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Education
Classification: SUB91 
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 340, page 66.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Appendix 11
Reference 3: 1991 Census Appendix 20