Derived variables: religion

A question on religion (What is your religion?) was introduced for the first time in 2001 to the Census for England and Wales. Unlike the remainder of the questions, responding to the question on religion was voluntary.

The LS variable RELP0 has almost 400 categories, although not all are used. The derived variable offered here is grouped into the main categories used in standard Census outputs.

Applied to cases from:
2001 Census Religion (grouped into 8 categories)

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Last modified 8 August 2009