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Education deprivation, household indicator

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  • Applicability

    All occupied household spaces, UK.


This derived variable is an indicator of household deprivation. A household is defined as deprived in the education dimension if no person aged 16 to pensionable age has at least level 2 education (group 1 in Scotland) - see Highest level of qualification (HLQPUK) for definition of level 2 and group 1 - and no person aged 16 to 18 is a full-time student.


Total number of categories 3

Code Name
0 Not deprived in education dimension
1 Deprived in education dimension
X Not applicable