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BHPS Documentation and Questionnaires

jhidhousehold identification number
Record TypeJEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text Office Code
Valid cases47188Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


jpnoego's person number
Record TypeJEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
11275027.027.0
21263026.826.8
3970520.620.6
4708715.015.0
531516.76.7
611192.42.4
7431.9.9
8196.4.4
961.1.1
1038.1.1
1120.0.0
Valid cases47188Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


jopnoalter's person number
Record TypeJEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
11275027.027.0
21263026.826.8
3970520.620.6
4708715.015.0
531516.76.7
611192.42.4
7431.9.9
8196.4.4
961.1.1
1038.1.1
1120.0.0
Valid cases47188Missing cases0
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


jrelrelationship of gopno to gpno
Record TypeJEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Undefined0166.4.4
Lawful spouse2873618.518.5
Live-in partner318984.04.0
Natural child41149924.424.4
Adopted child568.1.1
Foster child622.0.0
Step/partner's-child78131.71.7
Daughter/son-in-law9224.5.5
Natural brother/sist10778216.516.5
Other brother/sister11220.5.5
Brother/sister-in-la12104.2.2
Natural parent131149824.424.4
Other parent1491.2.2
Mother/father-in-law15222.5.5
Any grand parent16335.7.7
Any grand child17334.7.7
Any cousin1852.1.1
Any aunt/uncle1945.1.1
Any nephew/niece2045.1.1
Employee222.0.0
Lodger/border2358.1.1
Unrelated sharer2413122.82.8
Step parent258131.71.7
Employer262.0.0
Landlady/lord2758.1.1
Half-sibling287781.61.6
Other child291.0.0
Other3010.0.0
Valid cases47188Missing cases0
Question RouteUses JPNO JHGR2R JHGSEX JMASTAT JHGSPN JHGFNO JHGMNO on Record JINDALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


jsexsex
Record TypeJEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text JD11 : Interviewer Check: sex of respondent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male12347749.849.8
Female22370350.250.2
Missing or wild-98.0Missing
Valid cases47180Missing cases8
Question RouteALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


josexalter's sex
Record TypeJEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male12347749.849.8
Female22370350.250.2
Missing or wild-98.0Missing
Valid cases47180Missing cases8
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


jlwstatalter's residence at last wave
Record TypeJEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Co-resident14042285.794.1
Different household25081.11.2
Alter birth36961.51.6
Not in sample613232.83.1
Ego New entrant-842399.0Missing
Valid cases42949Missing cases4239
Question RouteUses JHID JPNO JOPNO JREL on Record JEGOALT. Uses PID JSAMPST JMOVEST on Record JINDALL. Uses IIVFHO on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteAllows computation of h/hold composition change measures since previous wave.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


jnwstatalter's residence at next wave
Record TypeJEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Still co-resident14163688.288.2
Different household228756.16.1
Alter out of scope436.1.1
Alter died5103.2.2
Both non-resp, DK711242.42.4
Ego left sample811752.52.5
Ego died/out scope9239.5.5
Valid cases47188Missing cases0
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteThis variable can only exist at a particular Wave once the next Wave of data has been collected.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidcross-wave person identifier
Record TypeJEGOALT
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text JEG3
Valid cases47188Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidpCross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
Record TypeJEGOALT
Valid cases47188Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


jopidalter's cross-wave person identifier
Record TypeJEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases47188Missing cases0
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18