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BHPS Documentation and Questionnaires

Record Type JHHRESP

This Record contains data from the Household Questionnaire and household level information from the Household Composition Form for respondent households. There is one record for each household.

Households with response code 16 'telephone interview only' will have JHHRESP records, but with most variables taking the missing value code -7.

For the households with response code 15 - 'proxy taken at original address' the JHHRESP record will exist, entirely consist of missing values. In addition a small number of households were missing household questionnaires - these may be identified from the variable JHHDC.

Derived and additional variables are those from JHHDC onwards. Of these, JXHWGHT JREGION and JLADISTC are direct copies of variables on record JHHSAMP.

The following variables have data for all missing cases imputed:

See the User Documentation for a full discussion of imputation. Imputation flag variables are listed below:

The results displayed in the following tables are obtained from unweighted data. A full discussion of the use of the weights contained on this Record Type appears in Volume A.