LS variable metadata
Variable: POVERCRD
Table: WD81x
Short description: Proportion of persons living in overcrowded households in ward of residence
Full description:  
Coding notes: 0000000-0099999 (corresponds to 00.00000-00.99999)
99.99=Not applicable (excluded ward or shipping ward)
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census. Deprivation variable derived by Vera Carstairs (Edinburgh University). An overcrowded household is defined as one with more than one person per room
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Small-area Household
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: Y
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 7