LS variable metadata
Variable: WELSH7
Table: ME71
Short description: Welsh/Gaelic indicator. 1971.
Full description:  
Coding notes: See 1971 Census Appendix 31

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-1Enumerated outside Wales
0Not Welsh speaking
1Speak Welsh only
2Speak Welsh and EnglisH
3Speak and read Welsh only
4Speak and read Welsh and English
7Speak read and write Welsh only
8Speak read and write Welsh and English

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1971 Census (Wales & Scotland only).
Former name of variable: WELSH
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Geog
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) page 273.
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 31