Variable : Whether able to read & write

Variables serve as the dimensions of nCubes, and are generally based on the questions on forms such as the census schedule. However, in the aggregate data held in the Vision of Britain system we do not store the individual responses but counts of the number of each kind of response, so variables are made up of categories, such as age groups.

Whether able to read & write
Variable (V)
Literacy: whether able to read and write.

Variable " Whether able to read & write " is contained within:

Themes, which organise the database into broad topics:

Entity ID Entity Name
T_LEARN Learning & Language

Datasets or nCubes, containing the actual data:

Entity ID Entity Name
N_READ_WRITE_SEX_5UP Literacy by Gender

Variable " Whether able to read & write " contains:

Categories, defining the values available for each variable :

Entity ID Entity Name
C_READ_WRITE_1 Able to read & write
C_READ_WRITE_2 Able to read but not write
C_READ_WRITE_3 Unable to read or write