Household dependent children

Mnemonic (reference code): DPCHUK

Definition:​ This derived variable classifies households by the number of dependent children in the household.

Applicability: All occupied household spaces, UK

Classification:​

Code

Name

01

No dependent children

02

One dependent child aged 0 to 4

03

One dependent child aged 5 to 7

04

One dependent child aged 8 to 9

05

One dependent child aged 10 to 11

06

One dependent child aged 12 to 15

07

One dependent child aged 16 to 18

08

Two dependent children, youngest aged 0 to 4

09

Two dependent children, youngest aged 5 to 7

10

Two dependent children, youngest aged 8 to 9

11

Two dependent children, youngest aged 10 to 11

12

Two dependent children, youngest aged 12 to 15

13

Two dependent children, youngest aged 16 to 18

14

Three or more dependent children, youngest aged 0 to 4

15

Three or more dependent children, youngest aged 5 to 7

​16

Three or more dependent children, youngest aged 8 to 9

17

Three or more dependent children, youngest aged 10 to 11

18

Three or more dependent children, youngest aged 12 to 15

19

Three or more dependent children, youngest aged 16 to 18

XX

​Not applicable

Total number of categories: 20

Not applicable category (XX) comprises: All household spaces with no residents

Output:

CAS007, CAS009, CAS010, CAS011, CAS014, CAS031, CAS044, CAS053, CAS056, CAS057, CAS062, CAS067, CAS068

CAST01

S06, S07, S09, S10, S11, S14, S31, S44, S53, S56, S57, S62, S67, S68, S205, S237

KS20, KS21, KS22

T16, T18, T33

UV06, UV46, UV65, UV68

Census Areas Statistics (CAS), Census Areas Statistics Theme (CAST), Key Statistics (KS) and Univariate (UV) tables are available for all census areas.

Standard (S) and Theme (T) tables are available at ST Ward/ST Postcode Sector and above.