LS variable metadata
Variable: RELAT9
Table: ME91
Short description: Relationship to Head of Household. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
0Head
1Husband or wife
2Living together as a couple
3Son or daughter
4Child of cohabitee of head of household
5Son-in-law or daughter-in-law
6Living with son or daughter
7Parent
8Parent-in-law
9Brother or sister
10Brother-in-law or sister-in-law
11Grandchild
12Nephew or niece
13Other related
14Boarder, lodger
15Joint head
16Other unrelated

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census Question 5 Indicates the relationship of the LS member to the first person on the Census form For definitions see 1991 Census Appendix 20
Former name of variable: RELAT
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Classification: HOHREL91 
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Update article on Using the LS for intra household analyses, (Judith Wright and Kevin Lynch), Issue no. 12, November 1995, pp. 12-16
Reference 2: 1991 Census Appendix 20