Living arrangements

Mnemonic (reference code): LARPUK

Definition: This derived variable is created by combining the responses to the question on legal Marital Status (MSTPUK), and the responses to the relationship question. This is an ONS harmonised survey classification.

Applicability: All people in households, UK

Classification:

Code

Name

1

Living in a couple: Married (including separated)

2

Living in a couple: Remarried

3

Living in a couple: Cohabiting

4

Not living in a couple: Single

5

Not living in a couple: Married or remarried

6

Not living in a couple: Separated

7

Not living in a couple: Divorced

8

Not living in a couple: Widowed

X

​Not applicable

Total number of categories: 9

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

Output:

CAS004, CAS005

CAST02, CAST05

S04, S05, S30, S229

KS03, KS20

T18, T19, T21, T27

UV49

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.