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Length of residence in the UK

Mnemonic (reference code): LRESPUK11

Type: Derived variable

Definition: The length of residence in the UK is derived from the date that a person last arrived to live in the UK. Short visits away from the UK are not counted in determining the date that a person last arrived.

Length of residence is only applicable to usual residents who were not born in the UK. It does not include usual residents born in the UK who have emigrated and since returned – these are recorded in the category ‘Born in the UK’.


Mnemonic reference (code): INDGPUK11

Type: Derived variable

Definition: The industry in which a person works relates to their main job and is derived from information provided on the main activity of their employer or business. This is used to assign responses to an industry code based on the Standard Industrial Classification 2007.

Applicability: Person

Individual Questionnaire

Individual Questionnaires were provided to people who either:

did not live in a household - people who were staying, or were expected to stay, in a residential establishment such as a care home, student halls or prison, for six months or more;


lived in a household but did not want to reveal their information to others in the household.


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