LS variable metadata
Variable: REVMST8
Table: ME81
Short description: Revised marital status - 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 01 - 22; See 1981 Census Appendix 28
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Derived using marital status (MARST8) and presence or absence of spouse or de facto spouse (based upon LSRELAT8)
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Classification: MARSTREV81 
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See Ni Bhrolchain M (1988) Changing partners: a longitudinal study of remarriage , Population Trends, 35, pp. 5-10
Reference 2: 1981 Census Appendix 28