Generation in family

Mnemonic (reference code): ​GENINFAM

Definition: This variable is derived during the algorithm that allocates people to families. It classifies people according to their generation within a family.

Applicability: All people in households, UK

Classification:​

Code

Name

0

A person not in a family (an 'ungrouped individual')

1

Generation 1: a member of a couple or a lone parent

2

Generation 2: a child (any age) in a family

X

​Not applicable

Total number of categories: 4

Not applicable category (X) comprises: Persons in communal establishments

Output:

This variable does not appear in standard output.