Variable : Major religious faiths in 2001

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.

Major religious faiths in 2001
Variable (V)
The 2001 census gathered information on different religions and does not list the separate Christian denominations.

Variable " Major religious faiths in 2001 " is contained within:

Themes, which organise the database into broad topics:

Entity ID Entity Name
T_REL Roots & Religion

Datasets or nCubes, containing the actual data:

Entity ID Entity Name
N_REL2001 Religious Faiths

Variable " Major religious faiths in 2001 " contains:

Categories, defining the values available for each variable :

Entity ID Entity Name
C_REL2001_1 Christians
C_REL2001_2 Buddhist
C_REL2001_3 Hindu
C_REL2001_4 Jewish
C_REL2001_5 Muslim
C_REL2001_6 Sikh
C_REL2001_7 Other
C_REL2001_8 None
C_REL2001_9 Not stated