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Management type

Mnemonic (reference code): CEMTYPE

Definition:​ This variable describes the type of management of the establishment.

The question is only asked for the following types of establishment:

  • General Hospital
  • Psychiatric Hospital/ Home
  • Other Hospital
  • Nursing Home
  • Residential Care Home
  • Children's Home (including secure units)
  • Other Medical and Care Home

Applicability: All medical and care establishments, UK


Multiple ethnic identifier

Mnemonic (reference code): MEIGHUK

Definition: This household classification provides an indicator of multiple ethnic identities within and between family generations. 'Same ethnic group' is defined as the same category in the 16 group classification (England and Wales), 14 group classification (Scotland) or 12 group classification (Northern Ireland). See Ethnic group (ETHPUK).

Applicability: All occupied household spaces


NS-SeC of Household Reference Person

Mnemonic (reference code): NSSHUK

Definition: This derived variable classifies a household according to the NS-SeC of the Household Reference Person (HRP).

Applicability: All occupied household spaces, UK


For codes, see National Socio-economic Classification (NS-SeC) - NSSPUK.

Not applicable category comprises: All household spaces with no residents


CAS044 CAS045, CAS046

S44, S45, S46, S64

Marital status

Mnemonic (reference code): MSTPUK

Definition: This variable identifies people in terms of their legal marital status on the night of the Census. See also the derived variable - Living Arrangements (LARPUK).

Applicability: All people, UK.





Migrant indicator

Mnemonic (reference code): MIGPUK

Definition: A migrant is a person with a different address one year before the Census to that on Census Day. The migrant status for children aged under one in households is determined by the migrant status of their 'next of kin' (defined as in order of preference, mother, father, siblng (with nearest age), other related person, Household Reference Person).

Applicability: All people, UK



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