LS variable metadata
Variable: NXSTAT7
Table: NM71
Short description: Expanded employment status. 1971

Variable coded as: XSTAT7
Table: ME71
Short description: Expanded employment status. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-9Missing
-3Retired perm sick
-2Other inactive
-1Student or Child
0Apprentice
1Other employee excl professional
2Self employed employs others large establishments
3Self employed employs others small establishments
4Self employed without employees
5Manager large establishments
6Manager small establishments
7Foreman nonmanual
8Foreman Manual
9Family worker
10Professional employee

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Questions B15, B16, B17 and B18.
Former name of variable: XSTAT
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Socio-economic
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. 254-256.
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 32