LS variable metadata
Variable: POBM7
Table: ME71
Short description: Country of birth of mother. 1971.

Variable coded as: POBF7
Table: ME71
Short description: Country of birth of father. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
0UK (including islands of the British seas)
1Irish Republic (inc Ireland, part not stated)
2Old Commonwealth
3India
4Pakistan
5America Commonwealth
6Europe Commonwealth
7Africa Commonwealth
8Asia and Oceania Commonwealth
9Europe (excluding USSR)
10Rest of World
11Not stated

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Question B10.
Former name of variable: POBF
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Ethnic
Classifications: COBFM71
COB71 
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. 246-248
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 30