LS variable metadata
Variable: NWPDTWP9
Table: NM91
Short description: Distance from place of residence to place of work. 1991.

Variable coded as: WPDTOWP9
Table: ME91
Short description: Distance from place of residence to place of work. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Less than 2km
22-4 km
35-9 km
410-19 km
520-29 km
630-39 km
740 km and over
8Workplace at home
9No fixed workplace
10Workplace outside GB
11Workplace not stated

Notes: Applies to persons in employment aged 16 or over either - resident in GB or resident outside GB but working in GB
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Question 7, 13 and 17.
Former name of variable: WPDTOWPT
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Occupation Geog Travel to Work
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) page 303, page 329, pp. 338-339.