LS variable metadata
Variable: NWMFHID8
Table: NM81
Short description: Wife or mother of LS family. 1981.

Variable coded as: WMFHIND8
Table: ME81
Short description: Wife/Mother of LS Family Indicator. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Wife/Mother of Head of Family
-9Not Wife/Mother of Head of Family

Notes: See PORECWMHF (described on 1981 Census Household Persons VME Source File)
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census. Formatted from PORECWMHF during data transfer to Model 204 environment.
Former name of variable: WMFHIND
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) pp. 292-294.