LS variable metadata
Variable: STATS7
Table: ME71
Short description: Employment status - statistics code. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-2Other inactive
-1Student or Child
1Employee
2Manager
3Foreman
4Self-employed employing others
5Self-employed not employing others
9Students, no occupation because permanently sick or disabled, housewife, not stated, armed forces

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Questions B7, B16 and B17.
Former name of variable: STATS
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 35.