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klcmarmCurrent marriage: month married
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text KL4M : Thinking of your current marriage, in what month and year were you married? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January196.53.8
February2111.64.4
March32211.28.8
April41951.07.8
May5157.86.3
June62361.39.4
July72831.511.3
August83351.813.4
September93301.713.2
October102781.511.1
November11117.64.7
December12140.75.6
Inapplicable-81554982.4Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Don't know-118.1Missing
Valid cases2499Missing cases16368
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KMLSTAT = 1) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and is currently married.
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12


klcmary4Current marriage: year married
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text KL4Y : Thinking of your current marriage, in what month and year were you married? Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1976.6715.4319372002
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated1251713.3100.0
Inapplicable-81554982.4Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases2517Missing cases16350
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KMLSTAT = 1) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and is currently married.
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12


klcmcohCurrent marriage: cohabited before
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text KL6 : As you know more people are living together before getting married. Did you and your husband/wife live together as a couple before getting married?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes17323.929.1
No217859.570.9
Inapplicable-81554982.4Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases2517Missing cases16350
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KMLSTAT = 1) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and is currently married.
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12


klcmcbmCurrent marriage: month began cohabiting
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text KL7M : What month and year did you start living together? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January166.310.6
February235.25.6
March342.26.7
April427.14.3
May556.39.0
June675.412.0
July756.39.0
August837.25.9
September965.310.4
October1067.410.8
November1145.27.2
December1252.38.3
Inapplicable-81733491.9Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Don't know-1109.6Missing
Valid cases623Missing cases18244
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KMLSTAT = 1 AND KLCMCOH = 1) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and is currently married, and cohabitated with spouse before marriage.
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12


klcmcby4Current marriage: year began cohabiting
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text KL7Y : What month and year did you start living together? Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1988.378.4119512001
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated17323.9100.0
Inapplicable-81733491.9Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases732Missing cases18135
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KMLSTAT = 1 AND KLCMCOH = 1) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and is currently married, and cohabitated with spouse before marriage.
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12


kmpnoCurrent marriage: spouse person number
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text KL5 : Interviewer check Enter the person number of the spouse from Household Grid.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
111776.247.2
212676.750.8
338.21.5
48.0.3
53.0.1
62.0.1
Missing or wild-921.1Missing
Inapplicable-81555082.4Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases2495Missing cases16372
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KMLSTAT = 1) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and is currently married.
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12


klcmspmCurrent marriage: month cohabition ended
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text KL8M : In what month and year did you stop living together? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January11.07.7
February21.07.7
March31.07.7
June63.023.1
August83.023.1
October101.07.7
November113.023.1
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81804495.6Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Don't know-15.0Missing
Valid cases13Missing cases18854
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KMLSTAT = 1 AND KMPNO = 0) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and is currently married but spouse is not living in HH.
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12


klcmspy4Current marriage: year cohabition ended
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text KL8Y : In what month and year did you stop living together? Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1994.115.5319842001
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated118.1100.0
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81804495.6Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases18Missing cases18849
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KMLSTAT = 1 AND KMPNO = 0) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and is currently married but spouse is not living in HH.
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12


klncohNo. of partners cohabited with
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text KL19 : In all, how many partners have you ever lived with for three months or more outside of marriage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
16333.476.5
2139.716.8
340.24.8
412.11.5
51.0.1
61.0.1
81.0.1
Inapplicable-81723391.3Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Refused-25.0Missing
Don't Know-11.0Missing
Valid cases827Missing cases18040
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
NoteSee note for KLCOH.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


kladoptEver adopted children
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (46)
Question Number and Text KL22 : Have you ever had any adopted or step children living with you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes12451.35.1
No2452324.094.9
Inapplicable-81329870.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases4768Missing cases14099
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsChildren
NoteIncludes children of all ages, not only those under 16; excludes foster children unless subsequently adopted; includes de facto step children i.e. acquired through cohabitation. See also Record KCHILDAD.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


klnadoptNo. of children adopted
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (46)
Question Number and Text KL23 : How many step/adopted children have you had in all?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1146.859.6
265.326.5
329.211.8
44.01.6
61.0.4
Inapplicable-81782194.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases245Missing cases18622
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KLADOPT = 1) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and has ever had adopted/step children living with her/him.
Index TermsChildren
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12


kcbageIC: Whether of childbearing age
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text KL28 : Interviewer check Respondent is :
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male 16-64117939.537.6
Female 16-45213076.927.4
Other316688.835.0
Inapplicable-81329870.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases4768Missing cases14099
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsFertility
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteFilter question for subsequent questions on whether R will have more children. See also HIVCBAGE on Record HINDRESP.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12 W13 W17


klchmorLikely resp. will have (more) children
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text KD29 : Do you think you will have any (more) children?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes18944.731.8
Self/prtnr pregnant247.21.7
No318689.966.5
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-81496679.3Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Don't Know-12811.5Missing
Valid cases2809Missing cases16058
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KIVCBAGE = 1-2) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and is young enough to have/father children
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
NoteBiological children only, excludes adopted, fostered or step children. See also Record KCHILDNT.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W8 W11 W12 W13 W17


klchmornNo. more children resp. likely to have
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text KL30 : How many (more) children do you think you will have?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
12071.125.8
24452.455.6
3120.615.0
423.12.9
55.0.6
101.0.1
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-81711590.7Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Don't Know-1140.7Missing
Valid cases801Missing cases18066
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6 AND KCBAGE = 1-2 AND KLCHMOR = 1-2) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample and if R thinks will have more children or self/partner pregnant
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
NoteSee note for KLCHMOR.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12 W13 W17


kivlaMarit/fertil section respondent alone
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text KL31A : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Respondent alone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Missing or wild-9476825.3Missing
Inapplicable-81329870.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases18867
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


kivlbMarit/fertil section partner present
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text KL31B : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Partner present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Missing or wild-9476825.3Missing
Inapplicable-81329870.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases18867
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


kivlcMarit/fertil section other adults present
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text KL31C : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Other adult(s) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Missing or wild-9476825.3Missing
Inapplicable-81329870.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases18867
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


kivldMarit/fertil section children present
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text KL31D : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Child(ren) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Missing or wild-9476825.3Missing
Inapplicable-81329870.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases18867
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


kivleMarit/fertil section supervisor present
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text KL31E : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Supervisor present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Missing or wild-9476825.3Missing
Inapplicable-81329870.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases18867
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12


kledendmMonth resp. 1st left f/t education
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text KL32M : When was the first time that you left full-time education? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January155.31.4
February238.2.9
March381.42.0
April4142.83.5
May52391.36.0
June614117.535.1
July714107.535.1
August8159.84.0
September9104.62.6
October1056.31.4
November1145.21.1
December122681.46.7
Spring141.0.0
Summer155.0.1
Autumn162.0.0
Inapplicable-81357171.9Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Don't know-14792.5Missing
Valid cases4016Missing cases14851
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteThis is the start date for the first spell in Lifetime Employment History Status Record KLIFEMST.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


kledeny4Year resp. 1st left f/t education
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1973.89170.3519209998
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated1449523.8100.0
Inapplicable-81357171.9Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases4495Missing cases14372
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


klednowResp still in f/t education
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text KL32NL : When was the first time that you left full-time education? Never left
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never left02671.497.8
Never went to school16.02.2
Inapplicable-81779394.3Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases273Missing cases18594
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from Scottish/Welsh extension sample.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteThose who have not yet left full-time education are not included in record KLIFEMST.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


kivdaPresent Demog section: Respondent Alone
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text KD106A : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Respondent alone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11173662.2100.0
Missing-91.0Missing
Not applicable-8632933.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases11736Missing cases7131
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


kivdbPresent Demog. section: Partner
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text KD106B : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Partner present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0219511.634.7
Yes2413421.965.3
Missing-91.0Missing
Not applicable-81173662.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases6329Missing cases12538
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


kivdcPresent Demog. section: Other Adult
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text KD106C : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Other adult(s) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0480425.575.9
Yes315258.124.1
Missing-91.0Missing
Not applicable-81173662.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases6329Missing cases12538
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


kivddPresent Demog. section: Children
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text KD106D : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Child(ren) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0487425.877.0
Yes414557.723.0
Missing-91.0Missing
Not applicable-81173662.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases6329Missing cases12538
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


kivdePresent Demog. section: Supervisor
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text KD106E : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Supervisor present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0615032.697.2
Yes5179.92.8
Missing-91.0Missing
Not applicable-81173662.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases6329Missing cases12538
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khldsblRegistered disabled
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM1 : Can I check, are you registered as a disabled person?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9110.06Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes115808.378.38
No21727591.5691.62
Total18867100.00
Valid cases18855Missing cases12
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W13


khlstatHealth status over last 12 months
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM1A : Please think back over the last 12 months about how your health has been. Compared to people of your own age, would you say that your health has on the whole been ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9160.08Missing
Excellent1460524.4124.43
Good2827843.8843.91
Fair3395220.9520.96
Poor415508.228.22
Very Poor54662.472.47
Total18867100.00
Valid cases18851Missing cases16
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbHealth problems: none
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2M0 : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? None
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-92711.44Missing
inapplicable-81128859.83Missing
refused-220.01Missing
No health problems0730638.72100.0
Total18867100.00
Valid cases7306Missing cases11561
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteThe Wave One responses to the questions on health problems were processed to derive equivalent responses to those elicited directly at later Waves.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbaHealth problems: Arms, legs, hands, etc
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2A : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Problems or disability connected with: arms, legs, hands, feet, back, or neck (including arthritis and rheumatism)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01337970.971.7
Probs arms or legs1527628.028.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbbHealth problems: Sight
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2B : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Difficulty in seeing (other than needing glasses to read normal size print)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01768993.894.8
Difficulty seeing19665.15.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbcHealth problems: Hearing
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2C : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Difficulty in hearing
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01710890.791.7
Difficulty hearing115478.28.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbdHealth problems: Skin conditions/allergy
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2D : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Skin conditions/allergies
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01653587.688.6
Skin conds, allergie1212011.211.4
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbeHealth problems: Chest/breathing
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2E : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Chest/breathing problems, asthma, bronchitis
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01611385.486.4
Chest, breathing pro1254213.513.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbfHealth problems: Heart/blood pressure
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2F : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Heart/blood pressure or blood circulation problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01548882.183.0
Heart and blood1316716.817.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbgHealth problems: Stomach or digestion
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2G : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Stomach/liver/kidneys
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01705290.491.4
Stomach, liver, kidn116038.58.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbhHealth problems: Diabetes
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2H : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Diabetes
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01799395.496.5
Diabetes16623.53.5
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbiHealth problems: Anxiety, depression, etc
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2I : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Anxiety, depression or bad nerves, psychiatric problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01697190.091.0
Anxiety, depression116848.99.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbjHealth problems: Alcohol or drugs
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2J : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Alcohol or drug related problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01855198.399.4
Alcohol, drugs1104.6.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbkHealth problems: Epilepsy
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2K : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Epilepsy
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01848698.099.1
Epilepsy1169.9.9
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprblHealth problems: Migraine
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2L : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Migraine or frequent headaches
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01716591.092.0
Migraine freq hdache114907.98.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbnHealth problems: Cancer
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2N : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Cancer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01839097.598.6
Cancer12651.41.4
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprboHealth problems: Stroke
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2O : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)?Stroke
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01789894.995.9
Stroke17574.04.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprbmHealth problems: Other
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text KM2M : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (M1)? Other health problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01837697.498.5
Other12791.51.5
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-82101.1Missing
Valid cases18655Missing cases212
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for KHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlprxaDiagnosed with arthritis, gout etc.
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text KM3A : Has a doctor ever told you that you suffer form osteoarthritis, rheumatiod arthritis, gout or osteoporosis?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes112576.742.7
No216848.957.3
Inapplicable-81512580.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases2941Missing cases15926
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBA = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has problems or disability connected with arms, legs, hands, feet, back or neck.
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxbAttends out-patients or has annual check
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text KM3B : Do you attend a hospital out-patients or have annual check- ups?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13061.657.7
No22241.242.3
Inapplicable-81753692.9Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases530Missing cases18337
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBB = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has difficulty in seeing
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Medical Consultations
Health: Hospital and Clinic Use
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxcWears or tried a hearing-aid
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text KM3C : Do you wear or have you ever tried a hearing aid?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13782.043.2
No24982.656.8
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81718991.1Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases876Missing cases17991
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBC = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has difficulty in hearing
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxdRegularly uses specific medication
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text KM3D : Do you use regularly any specific medication?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes16773.652.8
No26053.247.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81678288.9Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases1282Missing cases17585
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBD = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has skin conditions/allergies
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxeSuffer asthma attacks/ short of breath
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text KM3E : Do you suffer asthma attacks or become easily short of breath?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes19745.269.4
No24302.330.6
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-81665988.3Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases1404Missing cases17463
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBE = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has chest/breathing problems
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxfSuffer angina, heart failure or attack
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text KM3F : Do you have angina or heart failure or have had a heart attack?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14742.527.8
No212296.572.2
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81636286.7Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases1703Missing cases17164
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBF = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has heart/high blood pressure or blood circulation problems
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxgProblem investigated, get reg treatment
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text KM3G : Was the problem investigated in hospital and, since then, requires regular treatment?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15482.964.5
No23011.635.5
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-81721491.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases849Missing cases18018
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBG = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has stomach/liver/kidney or digestive problems
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxhInjects insulin
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text KM3H : Do you inject insulin?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1100.528.8
No22471.371.2
Inapplicable-81771993.9Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases347Missing cases18520
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBH = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has diabetes
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxiReceiving treatment psychiatic problems
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text KM3I : Are you receiving treatment for your psychiatric problems?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13812.043.7
No24902.656.3
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81719491.1Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases871Missing cases17996
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBI = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has anxiety, depression or bad nerves, psychiatric problems
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxjUnder regular supervision? Alcohol/drugs
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM3J : Are you under regular supervision?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes115.131.9
No232.268.1
Inapplicable-81801995.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases47Missing cases18820
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBJ = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has alcohol or drug related problems
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxkTakes regular medication for epilepsy
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM3K : Do you take regular medication?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes180.487.0
No212.113.0
Inapplicable-81797495.3Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases92Missing cases18775
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBK = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has epilepsy
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxlTakes regular medication for migraine
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM3L : Do you take regular medication?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13641.943.8
No24672.556.2
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-81723291.3Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases831Missing cases18036
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBL = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has migraine or frequent headaches
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxmGetting treatment for cancer
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM3M : Are you receiving treatment for your cancer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes191.569.5
No240.230.5
Inapplicable-81793595.1Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases131Missing cases18736
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBM = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has cancer
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxnLasting paralysis from stroke
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM3N : Is there any lasting paralysis from your stroke?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes153.336.1
No294.563.9
Inapplicable-81791995.0Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases147Missing cases18720
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBN = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has had a stroke
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlprxoAnnual out-patient treatment: Other prob
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM3O : Are you seen regularly (at least once per year) in a hospital out-patients department?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11881.049.5
No21921.050.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81768593.7Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases380Missing cases18487
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KHLPRBO = 1) Asked if is from BHPS/ECHP sample and R has other health problems
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Medical Consultations
Health: Hospital and Clinic Use
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khlltHealth limits daily activities
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM9 : Does your health in any way limit your daily activities compared to most people of your age?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1364919.319.3
No21521480.680.7
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases18863Missing cases4
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlltaHealth hinders doing the housework
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM10A : Please look at this card (M2) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Doing the housework
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned07203.830.9
Doing housework116098.569.1
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81653787.7Missing
Valid cases2329Missing cases16538
Question RouteIF (KHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlltbHealth hinders climbing the stairs
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM10B : Please look at this card (M2) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Climbing stairs
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned06933.729.8
Climbing stairs216368.770.2
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81653787.7Missing
Valid cases2329Missing cases16538
Question RouteIF (KHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlltcHealth hinders getting dressed
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM10C : Please look at this card (M2) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Dressing yourself
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned017179.173.7
Dressing oneself36123.226.3
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81653787.7Missing
Valid cases2329Missing cases16538
Question RouteIF (KHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlltdHealth hinders walking more than 10 mins
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM10D : Please look at this card (M2) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Walking for at least 10 minutes
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned06653.528.6
Walking for 10 minut416648.871.4
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81653787.7Missing
Valid cases2329Missing cases16538
Question RouteIF (KHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


khllteHealth no hindrance to listed activities
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text KM10E : Please look at this card (M2) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? (None of these)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Something else513197.0100.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81754793.0Missing
Valid cases1319Missing cases17548
Question RouteIF (KHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlltwHealth limits type or amount of work
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (31)
Question Number and Text KM11 : Does your health limit the type of work or the amount of work you can do?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1424522.522.5
No21461977.577.5
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases18864Missing cases3
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteFrom Wave 2 on interviewer is instructed to emphasise 'Includes both paid and unpaid work'.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlendwHealth prohibits some types of work
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (31)
Question Number and Text KM11A : Does your health keep you from doing some types of work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1361919.285.8
No24072.29.6
Can do nothing31941.04.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81462277.5Missing
Don't know-123.1Missing
Valid cases4220Missing cases14647
Question RouteIF (KHLLTW = 1) Asked if health limits type or amount of work R could do
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteQuestion concerns complete exclusion from some types of jobs.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlltwaHow far health limits amount of work
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (31)
Question Number and Text KM11B : For work you can do, how much does your health limit the amount of work you can do?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A lot113096.932.3
Somewhat214067.534.7
Just a little310205.425.2
Not at all43131.77.7
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-81481678.5Missing
Valid cases4048Missing cases14819
Question RouteIF (KHLLTW = 1 AND KHLENDW = 1-2 OR -1) Asked if health limits type of work R could do
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


khlpainRegularly troubled by pain
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (31)
Question Number and Text KM12 : Are you regularly troubled by pain?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes113497.234.5
No2255813.665.5
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81415575.0Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases3907Missing cases14960
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KAGE GT 50) Asked if R is from BHPS/ECHP sample and is aged 50+ years
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16


khltrpnHow often troubled by pain
Record TypeKINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (31)
Question Number and Text KM13 : How often are you troubled by pain? Is it every day, at least once a week, once a month or is it less often than that?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Every day110585.678.4
Once a week22011.114.9
Once a month353.33.9
Less often437.22.7
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81671388.6Missing
Proxy respondent-78014.2Missing
Valid cases1349Missing cases17518
Question RouteIF (KMEMORIG = 1-4 AND KAGE GT 50 AND KHLPAIN = 1) Asked if R is from BHPS/ECHP sample, is aged 50+ years and is regularly troubled by pain
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW11 W16