LS variable metadata
Variable: SALWAG7
Table: ME71
Short description: Salary/Wage earner. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
0Managerial
1Technical and professional
2Clerical
3Industrial wage earners
4Non-industrial wage earners
5Agricultural wage earners
6Not applicable - self employed
7Not applicable - housewife
-9Missing
-3Retired perm sick
-2Other inactive
-1Student or Child

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Questions B15, B16 and B17.
Former name of variable: SALWAG
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Socio-economic
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 263.