Student accommodation

Variable name: Student Accommodation

Mnemonic reference (code): STAPUK11

Type: Derived variable

Definition: Student term-time accommodation for all students (i.e. schoolchildren and students aged 4 and over in full-time education) living in households and communal establishments. For students in households the classification is derived by looking at the other members of the household, their student status and their generation in family.

Applicability: Person


Code Name
1 Living with parent(s) – in one family unit household
2 Living with parent(s) – other
3 Living in a communal establishment
4 All student group household – in one family unit household with spouse, partner or offspring
5 All student group household – other
6 Student living alone
7 In one family unit household with spouse, partner or offspring
8 Other household type
X No code required

Total number of categories: 9

Not applicable category (X) comprises: Schoolchildren and full-time students living away from home during term time persons aged under 4 and all others not in full-time education.

Source variables STAPUK11 is derived from:

AGE (Derived variable)

GENINFAM (Derived variable)

HHCHUK11 (Derived variable)

RESIDENCE_TYPE (Primary variable)

SIZHUK11 (Derived variable)

STUDENT (Primary variable)
TERMIND (Primary variable)


To see which of our published standard, additional and commissioned tables use this variable please use the Table Index.