Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
Each of the sample households will be assigned a 'type' code, which will be recorded against this item.
For the rural areas, a household's total income earned during the 365 days preceding the date of survey from gainful activities pursued by the members of the household (excluding domestic servants, paying guests etc.) .Next, the 'type code of the household will be assigned on the basis of shares of income
In the urban areas also, the 'type' of a household will be determined on the basis of the total income of all the household members.
This code has been further recoded as a digited code by concatinating Sector code and type code.