LS variable metadata
Variable: SONIND7
Table: ME71
Short description: Indicator for presence of son in household. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

0No son of LS member present
1Son of LS member present
-1Communal Establishment
-2Untraced miss NM data

Notes: Values of LSRELAT7 in the range 1-7 (relatives of the LS member) are only available for people in the LS member's family.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Derived from values of LSRELAT7 for all persons in household.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: A son is present in male in household with LSRELAT7 = 6 (dependent child) or 7 (non-dependent child)
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS User Guide to no. 1: Households, families and fertility: The French Datastream (Bruce Penhale, 1990) especially page 15 and page 22.