LS variable metadata
Variable: SEX0
Table: ME01
Short description: Sex. 2001.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Male
2Female
-7Missing (initial extract only record)
-9No code required

Notes: This field is available in the core, census and event files. However, a value for sex is only held in a census or event record if it differs from the value held on the core file for that member. In such cases the sex on the core file is kept uchanged but the core record is flagged by updating SEXD00n, the sex discrepancy field.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 2001 Census. Question 2.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
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Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2