LS variable metadata
Variable: STATC7
Table: ME71
Short description: Employment status. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-9Missing
-3Retired or permanently sick
-2Other inactive
-1Student or Child
0Apprentice
1Other employee
2Self-employed employing others
3Self-employed without employees
4Manager
5Foreman
6Family worker

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Questions B16, B17 and B18.
Former name of variable: STATC
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Socio-economic
Classification: EMPST71 
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) pp. 262-263, page 33.