LS variable metadata
Variable: STRGXUA8
Table: ME81
Short description: Standard region of address of usual residence. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

2Yorkshire and Humberside
3North West
4East Midlands
5West Midlands
6East Anglia
7South East
8South West
-9Outside England and Wales
-8LS members but usually resident in Scotland in 1981

Notes: Codes -8 and -9 can be used to exclude people whose usual address is outside England & Wales. These people should not be considered as LS members.
People with -8 should have been marked as having 'embarked' before the 1981 Census. Their records were sent from the Scottish LS.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census. Question 7
Former name of variable: STRGXUA
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Geog
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 274, pp. 53-55.