LS variable metadata
Variable: RELAT7
Table: ME71
Short description: Relationship of head of family to head of household. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
0Child
1Grandchild
2Parent
3Grandparent
4Grand parent in law of heads descendant
5Sibling
6Other relative
7Unrelated
8Resident domestic servant
9Visitor
10Head
-1Communal Establishment

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Derived from Question B5.
Former name of variable: RELAT
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Classification: HOHRELHF71 
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. 248-252