ETHNIC CATEGORY CODE

The ethnicity of a PERSON, as specified by the PERSON.

Note: ETHNIC CATEGORY is the classification used for the 2001 census.

The Office for National Statistics has developed a further breakdown of the group from that given, which may be used locally.

National Codes:

White
ABritish
BIrish
CAny other White background
 
Mixed
DWhite and Black Caribbean
EWhite and Black African
FWhite and Asian
GAny other mixed background
 
Asian or Asian British
HIndian
JPakistani
KBangladeshi
LAny other Asian background
 
Black or Black British
MCaribbean
NAfrican
PAny other Black background
 
Other Ethnic Groups
RChinese
SAny other ethnic group
 
ZNot stated

National code Z - Not Stated should be used where the PERSON has been given the opportunity to state their ETHNIC CATEGORY but chose not to.

 

This attribute is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralETHNIC CATEGORY CODES

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