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Record Type aindresp

ahid Household identification number
apno Person number
adoid Date of interview: day
adoim Date of interview: month
aivsoih Hour interview began
aivsoim Minute interview began
alknbrd Likes present neighbourhood
alkmove Prefers to move house
alkmovy Prefers to move: main reason
aplever Always resident at present address
aplnowm Month moved to present address
aplnowy Year moved to present address
aplb4d District of previous residence
aplb4c Country of last residence
aplbornd District of birth
aplbornc Country of birth
ayr2uk Year came to Britain
adobm Month of birth
adoby Year of birth
asex Sex
apaju Father not working when resp. aged 14
apasoc Father's occupation (SOC), resp. aged 14
apasemp Father self employed, resp. aged 14
apaboss Father had employees, resp. aged 14
apamngr Father was manager, resp. aged 14
amaju Mother not working when resp. aged 14
amasoc Mother's occupation (SOC), resp. aged 14
amasemp Mother self employed, resp. aged 14
amaboss Mother had employees, resp. aged 14
amamngr Mother was manager, resp. aged 14
amlstat Present legal marital status
aschool Never went to /still at school
ascend School leaving age
asctype Type of school attended
ascnow Still at school
afetype Type of further education attended
afenow Still in further education
afeend Further education leaving age
aqfhas Has listed post school qualification
aqfa Qualifications: youth training cert
aqfb Qualifications: trade apprenticeship
aqfc Qualifications: clerical or commercial
aqfd Qualifications: City and Guilds Pt I
aqfe Qualifications: City and Guilds Pt II
aqff Qualifications: City and Guilds Pt III
aqfg Qualifications: ONC OND BEC Gen cert
aqfh Qualifications: HNC HND BEC Higher cert
aqfi Qualifications: nursing SEN SRN SCM
aqfj Qualifications: teaching
aqfk Qualifications: university diploma
aqfl Qualifications: Univ/CNAA first degree
aqfm Qualifications: Univ/CNAA higher degree
aqfn Post school qualifications: other
aqfed Has listed school qualification
aqfedb Qualifications: any CSEs grade 2-5
anqfedb Qualifications: No. CSEs grade 2-5
aqfedc Qualifications: any CSEs grade 1
anqfedc Qualifications: No. CSEs grade 1
aqfedd Qualifications: any GCSEs grade D-G
anqfedd Qualifications: No. GCSEs grade D-G
aqfede Qualifications: any GCSEs grade A-C
anqfede Qualifications: No. GCSEs grade A-C
aqfedf Qualifications: any O levels pre-1975
anqfedf Qualifications: No. O levels pre-1975
aqfedg Qualifications: any OLs A-C post-1975
anqfedg Qualifications: No. OLs A-C post-1975
aqfedh Qualifications: any OLs D-E post-1975
anqfedh Qualifications: No. OLs D-E post-1975
aqfedi Qualifications: any Higher school certs
anqfedi Qualifications: No. Higher school certs
aqfedj Qualifications: any A levels
anqfedj Qualifications: No. A level passes
aqfeda Qualifications: any school cert/ matric
anqfeda Qualifications: No. school cert/ matric
aqfedk Qualifications:any SCEs grade D-E or 4-5
anqfedk Qualifications:No. SCEs grade D-E or 4-5
aqfedl Qualifications: any O grades A-C or 1-3
anqfedl Qualifications: No. O grades A-C or 1-3
aqfedm Qualifications: any standard grades 4-7
anqfedm Qualifications: No. standard grades 4-7
aqfedn Qualifications: any standard grades 1-3
anqfedn Qualifications: No. standard grades 1-3
aqfedo Qualifications: any higher grades
anqfedo Qualifications: No. higher grade passes
aqfedp Qualifications: any 6th year certs
anqfedp Qualifications: No. 6th year certs
aqfedq Qualifications: any SLCs lower grade
anqfedq Qualifications: No. SLC lower grades
aqfedr Qualifications: any SLCs higher grade
anqfedr Qualifications: No. SLCs higher grade
aqfeds Qualifications: any others
anqfeds Qualifications: No. of others
aeaage Whether working age
aednew Any training/education since 1.9.90
aednew1 Job training: to develop general skills
aednew2 Job training: to prepare for future job
aednew3 Job training: to increase skills
aednew4 Job training: to improve skills
aednewd No. of days training/educ since 1.9.90
apaperr Newspapers: normally reads a daily
apaper1 Newspapers: 1st one mentioned
apaper2 Newspapers: 2nd one mentioned
apaperm Newspaper most frequently read
apaperp Own newspapers politics
aivda IC: demog section respondent alone
aivdb IC: demog section partner present
aivdc IC: demog section other adults present
aivdd IC: demog section children present
ahlstat Health over last 12 months
ahlzest Energy compared with people of same age
ahldsbl Registered disabled
ahlprb Health problems: none
ahlprb1 Health problems: 1st mention
ahlprb2 Health problems: 2nd mention
ahlprb3 Health problems: 3rd mention
ahlprb4 Health problems: 4th mention
ahllt Health limits daily activities
ahllta Health hinders doing the housework
ahlltb Health hinders climbing the stairs
ahlltc Health hinders getting dressed
ahlltd Health hinders walking more than 10 mins
ahllte Health no hindrance to listed activities
ahlltw Health limits type or amount of work
ahlendw Health prohibits some types of work
ahlltwa How far health limits amount of work
ahl2gp Number of visits to GP since 1.9.90
axdts Whether accident since 1.9.90
anxdts No. of serious accidents since 1.9.90
axdt1m Month of first accident
axdt1y Year of first accident
axdt2m Month of second accident
axdt2y Year of second accident
axdt3m Month of third accident
axdt3y Year of third accident
axdt1pl Location of first accident
axdt2pl Location of second accident
axdt3pl Location of third accident
ahosp Hospital in-patient since 1.9.90
ahospd Hospital in-patient: days since 1.9.90
ahospch Hospital stays were for childbirth
ahospnhs Hospital stays NHS or private
ahlsv Health service: used any since 1.9.90
ahlsva Health service: used health visitor
ahlsvan Health service: health visitor NHS/priv
ahlsvaf Health service: health visitor free/paid
ahlsvb Welfare service: used home help
ahlsvbn Welfare service: home help NHS/private
ahlsvbf Welfare service: home help free/paid
ahlsvc Welfare service: used meals on wheels
ahlsvcn Welfare service:meals on wheels NHS/priv
ahlsvcf Welfare service:meals on wheels free/pd
ahlsvd Welfare service: used social worker
ahlsvdn Welfare service: social worker NHS/priv
ahlsvdf Welfare service: social worker free/paid
ahlsve Health service: used chiropodist
ahlsven Health service: chiropodist NHS/private
ahlsvef Health service: chiropodist free/paid
ahlsvf Health service:used alternative medicine
ahlsvfn Health service:alt. medicine NHS/private
ahlsvff Health service: alt. medicine free/paid
ahlsvg Welfare service: used psychotherapist
ahlsvgn Welfare service: psychotherapy NHS/priv
ahlsvgf Welafre service: psychotherapy free/paid
ahlsvh Welfare service: used speech therapist
ahlsvhn Welfare service: speech therapy NHS/priv
ahlsvhf Welfare service:speech therapy free/paid
ahlsvi Health service: used physiotherapist
ahlsvin Health service: physiotherapy NHS/priv
ahlsvif Health service: physiotherapy free/paid
ahlsvj Welfare service: used other service (i)
ahlsvjn Welfare service: other serv (i) NHS/priv
ahlsvjf Welfare service:other serv (i) free/paid
ahlsvk Welfare service: used other service (ii)
ahlsvkn Welfare service:other serv (ii) NHS/priv
ahlsvkf Welfare service:other serv(ii) free/paid
ahlcka Health check-up: dental
ahlckan Health check-up: dental NHS/private
ahlckb Health check-up: eyetest
ahlckbn Health check-up: eyetest NHS/private
ahlckc Health check-up: chest or other x-ray
ahlckcn Health check-up: chest x-ray NHS/private
ahlckd Health check-up: blood pressure
ahlckdn Health check-up: blood pressure NHS/priv
ahlcke Health check-up: cholesterol test
ahlcken Health check-up: cholesterol NHS/private
ahlckf Health check-up: other checks
ahlckfn Health check-up:other checks NHS/private
ahlckg Health check-up: cervical smear
ahlckgn Health check-up: cervical smear NHS/priv
ahlckh Health check-up: breast screen
ahlckhn Health check-up: breast screen NHS/priv
asmoker Smoker
ancigs Number of cigarettes smoked
aophla All health care should be free
aophlb Compulsory private insurance if can pay
aophlc Unfair that wealth buys medical priority
arach16 Responsible for dependent child under 16
ahlch Resps child/ren have health problems
ahlch1 PNO of 1st child with health problems
ahlch2 PNO of 2nd child with health problems
ahlch3 PNO of 3rd child with health problems
ahlch4 PNO of 4th child with health problems
aaidhh Cares for handicapped/other in household
aaidhua PNO of 1st cared for person
aaidhub PNO of 2nd cared for person
aaidhuc PNO of 3rd cared for person
aaidxhh Provides care for non-resident person
anaidxhh Number of non-residents cared for
aaidhu1 Caring:relation to 1st non-res dependant
aaidhu2 Caring:relation to 2nd non-res dependant
aaidpl1 1st non-res dependant in institution
aaidpl2 2nd non-res dependant in institution
aaidhrs Hours per week spent caring
aivma Health section: respondent alone
aivmb Health section: partner present
aivmc Health section: other adults present
aivmd Health section: child/ren present
ajbhas Did paid work last week
ajboff No work last week but has job
ajboffy Reason off work last week
ajbterm Current job: permanent or temporary
ajbsoc Occupation (SOC): current main job
ajbsic Industry (SIC) of employer: current job
ajbsemp Employee or self-employed: current job
ajbmngr Managerial duties: current job
ajbsect Employing organisation: current job
ajbsize Number employed at workplace: current jo
ajbmix Sex segregation: current job
ajbhrs No. of hours normally worked per week
ajbot No. of overtime hours in normal week
ajbotpd No. of hours worked as paid overtime
ajbhrlk Preference over hours worked
ajbtime Times of day usually work
ajbonus Pay includes bonuses or profit share
ajbrise Pay includes annual increments
atujbpl Union or staff association at workplace
atuin1 Member of workplace union
atuin2 Member of any trade union or similar
ajbopps Promotion opportunities in current job
ajbed Had work related training since 1.9.90
ajbed1 Training: induction for current job
ajbed2 Training:increase skills for current job
ajbed3 Training: improve skills for current job
ajbed4 Training: preparation for future jobs
ajbed5 Training: to develop skills generally
ajbedd Training: days spent since 1.9.90
ajbpen Pension: employer runs a pension scheme
ajbpenm Pension: member of employers scheme
ajbpl Work location
ajbttwt Minutes spent travelling to work
ajbttwm Main means of travel to work
ajbsat1 Job satisfaction: promotion prospects
ajbsat2 Job satisfaction: total pay
ajbsat3 Job satisfaction: relations with boss
ajbsat4 Job satisfaction: security
ajbsat5 Job satisfaction: use of initiative
ajbsat6 Job satisfaction: work itself
ajbsat7 Job satisfaction: hours worked
ajbsat Job satisfaction: overall
apaygl Gross pay at last payment
apaygw Pay period (weeks): last gross pay
apaynl Take-home pay at last payment
apaynw Pay period (weeks): last take-home pay
apayslp Pay slip seen by interviewer
apayusl Was last gross pay the usual amount
apayu Usual pay
apayuw Usual pay: pay period (weeks)
apayug Usual pay: gross/net of deductions
apaydf1 Last pay unusual: included back pay
apaydf2 Last pay unusual: included holiday pay
apaydf3 Last pay unusual: included tax refund
apaydf4 Last pay unusual: included sick pay
apaydf5 Last pay unusual: sick without pay
apaydf6 Last pay unusual: included maternity pay
apaydf7 Last pay unusual through overtime
apaydf8 Last pay unusual for other reason
ajbbgd Day started current job
ajbbgm Month started current job
ajbbgy Year started current job
ajbbgly Started job after 1.9.90
apayly Usual pay at 1.9.90
apaylyw Usual pay at 1.9.90: pay period (weeks)
apaylyg Usual pay at 1.9.90:gross/net deductions
ajbhrly Usual total hours per week at 1.9.90
ajbotly Usual hours of paid overtime at 1.9.90
apays Starting pay, job start after 1.9.90
apaysw Starting pay period (weeks): current job
apaysg Starting pay gross or net: current job
ajbhrbg Starting hours per week: current job
ajbotbg Starting hours paid o/time: current job
apaygyr Total gross earnings in last 12 months
apaygya Accuracy of Total gross earnings
ajsboss S/emp: hires employees
ajssize S/emp: number of employees
ajshrs S/emp: hours normally worked per week
ajshrlk S/emp: preference over hours worked
ajstime S/emp: times of day usually work
ajstype S/emp: nature of employment
ajsaccs S/emp: draws up profit/loss accounts
ajsprf S/emp: net profit in last yearly account
ajsprbm S/emp: date accounts began: month
ajsprby S/emp: date accounts began: year
ajsprem S/emp: date accounts ended: month
ajsprey S/emp: date accounts ended: year
ajspayl S/emp: last gross earnings
ajspybm S/emp: month gross pay accounts began
ajspyby S/emp: year gross pay accounts began
ajspyem S/emp: month gross pay accounts ended
ajspyey S/emp: Year gross pay accounts ended
ajspl S/emp: work location
ajsttwt S/emp: Minutes spent travelling to work
ajsttwm S/emp: Main means of travel to work
ajssat1 S/emp: job satisfaction: total pay
ajssat2 S/emp: job satisfaction: job security
ajssat3 S/emp: job satisfaction: initiative
ajssat4 S/emp: job satisfaction: work itself
ajssat5 S/emp: job satisfaction: hours worked
ajssat S/emp: job satisfaction: overall
ajsbgd S/emp: day started present job
ajsbgm S/emp: month started present job
ajsbgy S/emp: year started present job
arach12 Responsible for dependent child under 12
ajbchc1 Childcare: 1st mention
ajbchc2 Childcare: 2nd mention
ajbchc3 Childcare: 3rd mention
axpchcf Childcare: free or paid for
axpchc Childcare: weekly cost
ahuxpch Who pays for childcare
ahunurs Who cares for ill children
ajulk1 Looked for work in last 7 days
ajulk4 Looked for work in last 4 weeks
ajulkjb Would like a regular paid job
ajuspec Looking for /would like a particular job
ajusoc Occupation (SOC) of job sought
ajupayx Expected weekly net pay: jobseeker
ajuhrsx Expected work hours: jobseeker
ajupayl Lowest net pay considered: jobseeker
ajuhrsl Expected hours for lowest pay jobseeker
ajbasp1 Most important aspect of a job
ajbasp2 Second most important aspect of a job
ajblky1 Most important reason for working
ajblky2 Second most important reason for working
ajbub Currently signed on at UB Office
ajbuby Reason why signed on at UB Office
aj2has Has a second paid job
aj2soc Occupation (SOC), second job
aj2semp Employee or self employed, second job
aj2hrs No. of hours worked per month, 2nd job
aj2pay Gross earnings from 2nd jobs last month
ajbhha Family commitments prevented job search
ajbhhb Family commitments prevented taking job
ajbhhc Family commitments prevented job change
ajbhhd Family commitments required job change
ajbhhe Family commitments required leaving job
ajbhhf Family commitments led to less work hrs
ajbhh Responsibilities which affected work
aivea Employment section: respondent alone
aiveb Employment section: partner present
aivec Employment section: other adult present
aived Employment section: child present
ajbstat Current labour force status
acjsbgd Day current labour force status began
acjsbgm Month current labour force status began
acjsbgy Year current labour force status began
acjsbly IC:current l.f. spell began after 1.9.90
anjbs Number of periods of paid employment
ajbhad Ever had paid employment
ajlend Year left last job
ajlsoc Occupation (SOC) of last job
ajlsic Industry (SIC) of last job
ajlsemp Employee or self employed, last job
ajlboss Hired employees, last job
ajlmngr Managerial duties, last job
ajlsize Number employed at workplace, last job
aivja Job hist section: respondent alone
aivjb Job hist section: partner present
aivjc Job hist section: other adults present
aivjd Job hist section: child/ren present
aopsoca Ordinary people share nations wealth
aopsocb One law for rich and one for poor
aopsocc Private enterprise solves economic probs
aopsocd Public services ought to be state owned
aopsoce Govt. has obligation to provide jobs
aopsocf Strong trade unions protect employees
aopcls1 See self as belonging to a social class
aopcls2 Subjective social class membership
aopcls3 Social class affects opportunities
avote1 Supports a particular political party
avote2 Closer to one political party than other
avote3 Party which would vote for tomorrow
avote4 Which political party closest to
avote5 Strength of support for stated party
avote6 Level of interest in politics
aoprlg1 Religion
aoprlg2 Attendance at religious services
aoprlg3 Religion makes a difference to life
arace Ethnic group membership
aorgm Member of one of listed organisations
aorgma Member of political party
aorgaa Active in political party
aorgmb Member of trade union
aorgab Active in trade union
aorgmc Member of environmental group
aorgac Active in environmental group
aorgmd Member of parents association
aorgad Active in parents association
aorgme Member of tenants or residents group
aorgae Active in tenants group
aorgmf Member of religious group
aorgaf Active in religious group
aorgmg Member of voluntary service group
aorgag Active in voluntary group
aorgmh Member of other community group
aorgah Active in other community group
aorgmi Member of social group
aorgai Active in social group
aorgmj Member of sports club
aorgaj Active in sports club
aorgmk Member of womens institute
aorgak Active in womens institute
aorgml Member of womens group
aorgal Active in womens group
aorgmm Member of other organisation
aorgam Active in other organisation
aorga Active in any of listed organisations
aoppol1 Most important political issue
aoppol2 Second most important political issue
aoppol3 Priority: low inflation/low unemployment
aoppol4 Priority: living standards/environment
aivva Values section: respondent alone
aivvb Values section: partner present
aivvc Values section: other adults present
aivvd Values section: child/ren present
af101 Income: NI retirement pension
af102 Income: pension from previous employer
af103 Income: pension from spouses ex-employer
af104 Income: private pension or annuity
af105 Income: widow or war widows pension
af106 Income: widowed mothers allowance
af116 Income: severe disablement allowance
af117 Income: invalidity pension
af118 Income: industrial injury allowance
af119 Income: attendance allowance
af120 Income: mobility allowance
af121 Income: invalid care allowance
af122 Income: war disability pension
af133 Income: unemployment benefit (UB)
af132 Income: income support (IS)
af131 Income: both UB and IS
af134 Income: NI sickness benefit
af135 Income: child benefit
af136 Income: one parent benefit
af137 Income: family credit
af138 Income: maternity allowance
af139 Income: housing benefit
af140 Income: community charge benefit
af141 Income: other state benefit
af151 Income: educational grant
af152 Income: trade union payments
af153 Income: maintenance or alimony
af154 Income: payments from relations
af155 Income: rent from lodgers
af156 Income: rent from other property
af157 Income: foster allowance
af158 Income: sickness or accident insurance
af159 Income: any other payment
anf1 Income: total number of cited sources
afisbm Month Income Support/Supp. Benefit began
afisby Year Income Support/Supp. Benefit began
afisit Financial situation
afisitc Change in financial position last year
afisitx Financial expectations for year ahead
afiyrdi Income last year from dividends/interest
asave Saves from current income
asaved Amount saved each month
asavey Reason for saving
abankac Holds a personal savings account
abankjt Holds joint account with other in h/hold
abankj1 PNO 1st person with whom shares account
abankj2 PNO 2nd person with whom shares account
ahudraw Who draws from the joint bank account
afthh Transfers money within household
afthh1 1st recipient of internal money transfer
afthh11 Pays rent to 1st person
afthh12 Pays housekeeping to 1st person
afthh13 Pays board to 1st person
afthh14 Pays allowance to 1st person
afthh15 Pays h/hold bills or food to 1st person
afthh16 Makes other transfer to 1st person
afthh1v Amount transferred to 1st person
afthh1w Weeks covered by transfer to 1st person
afthh2 2nd recipient of internal money transfer
afthh21 Pays rent to 2nd person
afthh22 Pays housekeeping to 2nd person
afthh23 Pays board to 2nd person
afthh24 Pays allowance to 2nd person
afthh25 Pays h/hold bills or food to 2nd person
afthh26 Makes other transfer to 2nd person
afthh2v Amount transferred to 2nd person
afthh2w Weeks covered by transfer to 2nd person
afthh3 3rd recipient of internal money transfer
afthh31 Pays rent to 3rd person
afthh32 Pays housekeeping to 3rd person
afthh33 Pays board to 3rd person
afthh34 Pays allowance to 3rd person
afthh35 Pays h/hold bills or food to 3rd person
afthh36 Makes other transfer to 3rd person
afthh3v Amount transferred to 3rd person
afthh3w Weeks covered by transfer to 3rd person
aftexhh Transfers money to non-resident person
aftexa Relationship to 1st non-res recipient
aftexa1 Maintenance payment to 1st non-resident
aftexa2 HH bills payment to 1st non-resident
aftexa3 Education payment to 1st non-resident
aftexa4 Allowance/Spending Money to 1st non-res
aftexa5 Loan repayment to 1st non-resident
aftexa6 Other payment to 1st non-resident
aftexb Relationship to 2nd non-res recipient
aftexb1 Maintenance payment to 2nd non-resident
aftexb2 HH bills payment to 2nd non-resident
aftexb3 Education payment to 2nd non-resident
aftexb4 Allowance/Spending Money to 2nd non-res
aftexb5 Loan repayment to 2nd non-resident
aftexb6 Other payment to 2nd non-resident
aftexc Relationship to 3rd non-res recipient
aftexc1 Maintenance payment to 3rd non-resident
aftexc2 HH bills payment to 3rd non-resident
aftexc3 Education payment to 3rd non-resident
aftexc4 Allowance/Spending Money to 3rd non-res
aftexc5 Loan repayment to 3rd non-resident
aftexc6 Other payment to 3rd non-resident
axpself Amount of weekly personal spending
aspinhh Whether living with spouse or partner
ahubuys Who does the grocery shopping (couples)
ahufrys Who does the cooking (couples)
ahumops Who does the cleaning (couples)
ahuiron Who does the washing/ironing (couples)
ahhch12 Child/ren under 12 in household
ahusits Who is responsible for childcare
ahuruns How household finances are organised
ahuboss Who has last say in financial decisions
ahupays Who is responsible for h/hold bills
ahukeep Who is responsible for housekeeping
ahuasks Consultation about spending on self
ahushop Who does the grocery shopping (singles)
ahucook Who does the cooking (singles)
ahudust Who does the cleaning (singles)
ahuwash Who does the washing /ironing (singles)
adriver Holds a full driving licence
acaruse Has use of car or van
acarowr Who owns the car
acarowrp PNO of car owner, if household member
acarjob Whose employer provides company car
acarval Value of car
aivfa H/hold finance section: respondent alone
aivfb H/hold finance section: partner alone
aivfc H/hold finance section: adult present
aivfd H/hold finance section: child present
aivfoih Hour interview finished
aivfoim Minute interview finished
aivsc IC: self completion document
aiv1 Others present during interview
aiv2 Did others influence interview
aiv4 Cooperation of respondent
aiv5 Completion of tracking schedule
aiv6a Problems affecting interview: eyesight
aiv6b Problems affecting interview: hearing
aiv6c Problems affecting interview: reading
aiv6d Problems affecting interview: english
aiv6e Problems affecting interview: language
aiv6f Problems affecting interview: interprete
aiv7 PNO of interpreter
aghqa GHQ: concentration
aghqb GHQ: loss of sleep
aghqc GHQ: playing a useful role
aghqd GHQ: capable of making decisions
aghqe GHQ: constantly under strain
aghqf GHQ: problem overcoming difficulties
aghqg GHQ: enjoy day-to-day activities
aghqh GHQ: ability to face problems
aghqi GHQ: unhappy or depressed
aghqj GHQ: losing confidence
aghqk GHQ: believe in self-worth
aghql GHQ: general happiness
aopfama Pre-school child suffers if mother works
aopfamb Family suffers if woman works full time
aopfamc Woman and family happier if she works
aopfamd Husband and wife should both contribute
aopfame Full time job makes women independent
aopfamf Husband should earn, wife stay at home
aopfamg Children need father as much as mother
aopfamh Employers should help with childcare
aopfami Single parents are as good as couples
assupa Is there someone who will listen
assupb Is there someone to help in a crisis
assupc Is there someone you can relax with
assupd Anyone who really appreciates you
assupe Anyone you can count on to offer comfort
assup1 Sex of closest friend
pid Cross-wave person identifier
pidp Cross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
aivfio Individual interview outcome
aiodc Document check
axrwght X-sectional respondent weight
axewght X-sectional enumerated individual weight
aregion Region / Metropolitan Area
aprrs2i Relationship of Proxy to Informant
apripn Person number of informant
aprwhy Reason for Proxy
aprfehq Proxy's Highest FE qualification
aprsehq Proxy's Highest school qualification
aprfitb Proxy's personal income, banded
aprjbft Proxy's job full or part time
ahgr2r Relationship to reference person
amastat Marital status
ahgspn PNO of spouse/partner
ahgest Employment status - HH Grid
ahgfno PNO of father
ahgmno PNO of mother
ahgjnly Whether joined household since 1.9.90
ahgmjn Month joined Household
ahgyjn Year joined Household
aage Age at Date of Interview
aage12 Age at 1.12.1991
abutype Benefit unit type
abuno Benefit Unit Number
anchild Number of own children in household
ahoh Conventional Head of Household Indicator
ahhsize Number of people in household
ahhtype Household Type
atenure Housing tenure
aqfedhi Highest educational qualification
aqfvoc Has vocational qualifications
aqfachi Highest academic qualification
ajbft Employed full time
aedgen Days spent in general training
aedspec Days spent in specific training
apargsc RG Social Class: father's job
apaseg Socio economic group: father's job
apagold Goldthorpe Social Class: father's job
apaisco International SOC: father's job
apacssm Cambridge Scale males: father's job
apacssf Cambridge Scale females: father's job
apahgs Hope - Goldthorpe Scale: father's job
apasec Socio-Economic Class: father's job
amargsc RG Social Class: mother's job
amaseg Socio economic group: mother's job
amagold Goldthorpe Social Class: mother's job
amaisco International SOC: mother's job
amacssm Cambridge Scale males: mother's job
amacssf Cambridge Scale females: mother's job
amahgs Hope - Goldthorpe Scale: mother's job
amasec Socio-Economic Class: mother's job
apayg Gross rate of pay per month:last payment
apayn Net rate of pay per month: last payment
apaygu Usual gross pay per month: current job
apaynu Usual net pay per month: current job
apaygty Usual monthly gross pay: Sept this year
apaygly Usual monthly gross pay: Sept year ago
apaynty Usual monthly net pay: Sept this year
apaynly Usual monthly net pay: Sept year ago
ajsprof Monthly self employed profit
ajspayg Monthly self employed gross pay
acjsten Length (days) of current labour market
acjswk9 Weeks in current spell: year to 1.9.91
ajlid Identifier of latest job
ajlyid Identifier of job spell at 1.9.90
ajtyid Identifier of job spell at 1.9.91
ajbseg Socio economic group: present job
ajbgold Goldthorpe Social Class: present job
ajbrgsc RG Social Class: present job
ajbisco International SOC: present job
ajbcssm Cambridge Scale males: present job
ajbcssf Cambridge Scale females: present job
ajbhgs Hope - Goldthorpe Scale: present job
ajbsec Socio-Economic Class: current job
anjbwks Annual weeks employed: year to Sept 1
anjuwks Annual weeks unemployed: year to Sept 1
anjiwks Annual weeks inactive: year to Sept 1
anjbnew No. different employers: year to Sept 1
anjbsp No. employment spells: year to Sept 1
anjusp No. unemployment spells: year to Sept 1
anjisp No. inactive spells: year to Sept 1
ajbstatl Employment status on Sept 1, year ago
ajbstatt Employment status on Sept 1, this year
ajbsocly Occupation (SOC): job on Sept 1, 1990
ajlseg Socio economic group: last job
ajlgold Goldthorpe Social Class: last job
ajlrgsc RG Social Class: last job
ajlisco International SOC: last job
ajlcssm Cambridge Scale males: last job
ajlcssf Cambridge Scale females: last job
ajlhgs Hope - Goldthorpe Scale: last job
ajlsec Socio-Economic Class: last job
avote Political party supported
anorgm Number of organisations member of
anorga Number of organisations active in
afimnp Pension income: last month
afimnb Benefit income: last month
afimni Investment income: last month
afimnt Transfer income: last month
afimnnl Non-labour income: last month
afimnl Labour income: last month
afimn Total Income: last month
afiyrl Annual labour income (1.9.90-1.9.91)
afiyrnl Annual non-labour income (1.9.90-1.9.91)
afiyrp Annual pension income (1.9.90-1.9.91)
afiyrb Annual benefit income (1.9.90-1.9.91)
afiyrt Annual transfer income (1.9.90-1.9.91)
afiyri Annual investment income (1.9.90-1.9.91)
afiyr Annual income (1.9.90-1.9.91)
afihhmn Household income: month before interview
ahlghq1 Subjective wellbeing (GHQ) 1: Likert
ahlghq2 Subjective wellbeing (GHQ) 2: Caseness
aspjb Whether spouse/partner employed now
aspsoc Spouse/partner's Occupation
aspjbhr Spouse/partner's weekly work hours
aspjbot Spouse/partner's weekly overtime
asppayg Spouse/partner's monthly gross pay
aspjbyr Whether spse/partner employed last year
ahlprba Health problems: Arms, legs, hands, etc
ahlprbb Health problems: Sight
ahlprbc Health problems: Hearing
ahlprbd Health problems: Skin conditions/allergy
ahlprbe Health problems: Chest/breathing
ahlprbf Health problems: Heart/blood pressure
ahlprbg Health problems: Stomach or digestion
ahlprbh Health problems: Diabetes
ahlprbi Health problems: Anxiety, depression, etc
ahlprbj Health problems: Alcohol or drugs
ahlprbk Health problems: Epilepsy
ahlprbl Health problems: Migraine
ahlprbm Health problems: Other
aj2payi Imputation flag - AJ2PAY (base)
afiyrdii Imputation flag - AFIYRDI (base)
aprfitbi Imputation flag - APRFITB (base)
apaygui Imputation flag - APAYGU (derived)
apaynui Imputation flag - APAYNU (derived)
apaygti Imputation flag - APAYGTY (derived)
apaygli Imputation flag - APAYGLY (derived)
apaynti Imputation flag - APAYNTY (derived)
apaynli Imputation flag - APAYNLY (derived)
ajsprofi Imputation flag - AJSPROF (derived)
ajspaygi Imputation flag - AJSPAYG (derived)
afimnpi Imputation flag - AFIMNP (derived)
afimnbi Imputation flag - AFIMNB (derived)
afimnii Imputation flag - AFIMNI (derived)
afimnti Imputation flag - AFIMNT (derived)
afimnnli Imputation flag - AFIMNNL (derived)
afimnli Imputation flag - AFIMNL (derived)
afimnthi Imputation flag - AFIMN (derived)
afiyrli Imputation flag - AFIYRL (derived)
afiyrnli Imputation flag - AFIYRNL (derived)
afiyrpi Imputation flag - AFIYRP (derived)
afiyrbi Imputation flag - AFIYRB (derived)
afiyrti Imputation flag - AFIYRT (derived)
afiyrii Imputation flag - AFIYRI (derived)
afiyeari Imputation flag - AFIYR (derived)
asppaygi Imputation flag - ASPPAYG (derived)
afihhmni Imputation flag - AFIHHMN (derived)
amrjend Year left most recent job
amrjsoc Occupation (SOC) of most recent job
amrjsic Industry (SIC) of most recent job
amrjsemp Employee or self emp., most recent job
amrjboss Hired employees, most recent job
amrjmngr Managerial duties, most recent job
amrjsize Number at workplace, most recent job
amrjseg Socio economic group: most recent job
amrjgold Goldthorpe Class: most recent job
amrjrgsc RG Social Class: most recent job
amrjisco International SOC: most recent job
amrjcssm Cambridge Scale M: most recent job
amrjcssf Cambridge Scale F: most recent job
amrjhgs Hope-Goldthorpe Scale: most recent job
amrjsec Socio-Economic Class: most recent job
aplnowy4 Year moved to present address: 4 digit
ayr2uk4 Year came to Britain: 4 digit
ajbbgy4 Year started current job: 4 digit
ajsprby4 S/emp: date accounts began: 4 digit year
ajsprey4 S/emp: date accounts ended: 4 digit year
ajspyby4 S/emp: year gross pay began: 4 digit
ajspyey4 S/emp: Year gross pay ended: 4 digit
ajsbgy4 S/emp: year started present job: 4 digit
acjsbgy4 Year labour force stat began: 4 digit
ajlend4 Year left last job: 4 digit
asppid Cross-wave person identifier of spouse
afpid Cross-wave person identifier of father
ampid Cross-wave person identifier of mother
aregion2 Government Office Region
aisced ISCED levels
acasmin CASMIN levels
ajbiscon International SOC (num): present job
ajliscon International SOC (num): last job
amrjiscn International SOC (num): most recent job
amaiscon International SOC (num): mother's job
apaiscon International SOC (num): father's job
amasoc_cc Mother's occupation (SOC), resp. aged 14 - condensed
apasoc_cc Father's occupation (SOC), resp. aged 14 - condensed
ajbsoc_cc Occupation (SOC): current main job - condensed
ajlsoc_cc Occupation (SOC) of last job - condensed
aj2soc_cc Occupation (SOC), second job - condensed
ajusoc_cc Occupation (SOC) of job sought - condensed
ajbsocly_cc Occupation (SOC): job on 1.9.2005 - condensed
aspsoc_cc Spouse/partner's Occupation - condensed
amrjsoc_cc Occupation (SOC) of most recent job - condensed
ajbiscon_cc International SOC (num): present job - condensed
ajliscon_cc International SOC (num): last job - condensed
amaiscon_cc International SOC (num): mother's job - condensed
apaiscon_cc International SOC (num): father's job - condensed
amrjiscn_cc International SOC (num): most recent job - condensed
ajbisco_cc International SOC : present job - condensed
ajlisco_cc International SOC : last job - condensed
amaisco_cc International SOC : mothers's job - condensed
apaisco_cc International SOC : father's job - condensed
amrjisco_cc International SOC: most recent job - condensed
aplbornc_cc country of birth: condensed UKHLS classification