LS variable metadata
Variable: OCDTS9CC
Table: CANC
Short description: LSM's Employment Status (1991 onwards).
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

-9Not coded
-5Not known
1Employee not elsewhere classified
4Self-employed employing others
5Self-employed not employing others
6Full-time care of home and or dependent relative/ housewife/ househusband /full-time student/ indep.means/perm.sick
9Previous occupation not stated

Notes: Applies 1991 onwards. For 1971-1990 see OCDTSSCC or OCDTS8CC.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Cancer registration data collected by ONS through the National Cancer Registration Scheme.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19910101  
Keyword: Socio-economic
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1