LS variable metadata
Variable: ORIND8
Table: ME81
Short description: Indicator for presence of other relatives in household. 1981
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
0No other relatives present
1Other relatives present
-9Not applicable (visitor or enumerated in communal establishment)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Derived by checking whether any usually resident members of the household are nephews/nieces (LSRELAT8 = 9), aunts/uncles (LSRELAT8 = 19) or other relatives (LSRELAT8 = 10) of the LS member.
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) page 292.