LS variable metadata
Variable: TRANS7
Table: ME71
Short description: Means of transport to work. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-9Missing
-4Unempl tmp sick
-3Retired perm sick
-2Other inactive
-1Student or Child
0Train
1Bus
2Car
3Motor cycle
4Pedal cycle
5On foot
6Other
7Public transport
8Not stated

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census. Question B21.
Former name of variable: TRANS
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Occupation Travel to Work
Classification:  
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. 266-267.