LS variable metadata
Variable: PERTYPE8
Table: ME81
Short description: Private/communal indicator. 1981
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Enumerated in private household
2Enumerated in communal establishment

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Derived, depending on type of Census form
Former name of variable: PERTYPE
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Family Communal
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 274, page 277.