LS variable metadata
Variable: CARSCO9
Table: PW91x
Short description: 1991 Census ward level Carstairs Score.
Full description: The 1991 Carstairs deprivation score at census ward level. To allocate the score to cases at individual level, use WARD9; the table GE91x has both WARD9 and CORENO and can therefore serve as a lookup table.
Coding notes: -5.42 to 24.72,
-99 = not applicable
Higher values indicate more disadvantage. Data supplied in 1996 by Paul Wilkinson, Environmental Epidemiology Unit (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine).
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Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
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Keyword: Small-area
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Restricted: Y
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 7