Measurement Units

Most of the data values in the system are counts of numbers of people, but it also includes counts of households, and measurements in acres and hectares, for example.

The following Measurement Units are currently defined:

Entity IDEntity Name
M_ACRES Acres
M_ANIMALS Animals
M_BIRTHS Births
M_COUPLES Couples
M_DEATHS Deaths
M_HECTARES Hectares
M_HHOLD Households
M_HOLDINGS Holdings
M_HOUSE Houses
M_MONEY_PENCE Money (Pence)
M_PARL_SEATS Seats in Parliament
M_PERSONS Persons
M_ROOMS Rooms
M_VOTES Votes