LS variable metadata
Variable: POBP7
Table: ME71
Short description: Place of birth of parents. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
0Both parents born in UK
1One born in UK other in Irish Rep
2One born in UK other in New Com
3One born in UK other in Old Com
4One born in UK other not stated or out IRL and COMMW
5Both parents born in Irish Rep
6One born in Irish Rep other in New Comm
7One born in Irish Rep other in Old Comm
8One born in Irish Rep other NS or out IRL UK and COMMW
9Both parents born in New Comm
10One born in New Comm other in Old Comm
11One born in New Comm other NS or outIRLUK and COMMW
12Both parents born in Old Comm
13One born in Old Comm other NS or outIRLUK and COMMW
14Neither British Isles nor Comm
15One not stated other not stated or out IRL UK and COMMW

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Question B10.
Former name of variable: POBP
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Ethnic
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) pp. 246-248
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 25