LS variable metadata
Variable: PERSNUM9
Table: ME91
Short description: Person number. 1991
Full description:  
Coding notes: 0001-0050 - private person 0001-4000 - communal person 0001-0050 Range for a person within a private household 0001-4000 Range for a person within a communal establishment
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census Form H or L Forms a unique identifier for a private person within a household or a communal person within a communal establishment
Former name of variable: PERSNUM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: Y
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) pp. 306-311 (definitions of private households and communal establishments).