LS variable metadata
Variable: RESCL8
Table: ME81
Short description: Classification of residents in communal establishments. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Resident managers and staff
2Guests or inmates
3Relatives of managers, staff or other person
4Campers, soldiers and sailors
-9In private household

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census I form for communal establishment, Question 5.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Family Communal
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) page 281, pp. 52-53.