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lhidhousehold identification number
Record TypeLCHILDNT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Valid cases5487Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


lpnoperson number
Record TypeLCHILDNT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1329360.060.0
2214439.139.1
342.8.8
41.0.0
56.1.1
61.0.0
Valid cases5487Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (LMEMORIG = 7 AND LLPRNT = 1) Asked if R is from the new Northern Ireland sample and has had/fathered one or more children
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


llchbmmonth of birth - natural child
Record TypeLCHILDNT
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text LL27AM : I would like to ask you about each child. What is the child's date of birth? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January14989.19.5
February23736.87.1
March34888.99.3
April44418.08.4
May54768.79.1
June64347.98.3
July74488.28.6
August84367.98.3
September94147.57.9
October104057.47.7
November114097.57.8
December124177.68.0
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Don't know-12404.4Missing
Valid cases5239Missing cases248
Question RouteIF (LMEMORIG = 7 AND LLPRNT = 1) Asked if R is from the new Northern Ireland sample and has had/fathered one or more children
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
NoteBiological children only, including stillbirths; excludes miscarriages, adopted, fostered or step children. For men, includes children where R and the mother never lived together.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


llchby4year of birth - natural child
Record TypeLCHILDNT
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text LL27AY : I would like to ask you about each child. What is the child's date of birth? Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1977.5614.6619222003
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year given1531396.8100.0
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Don't know-11663.0Missing
Valid cases5313Missing cases174
Question RouteIF (LMEMORIG = 7 AND LLPRNT = 1) Asked if R is from the new Northern Ireland sample and has had/fathered one or more children
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
NoteSee note for LLCHBM above.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


llchsxsex of natural child
Record TypeLCHILDNT
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text LL27B : Is the child a boy or a girl?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Boy1273149.850.6
Girl2266648.649.4
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Don't know-1821.5Missing
Valid cases5397Missing cases90
Question RouteIF (LMEMORIG = 7 AND LLPRNT = 1) Asked if R is from the new Northern Ireland sample and has had/fathered one or more children
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
NoteSee note for LLCHBM above.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


llchlvnatural child still lives in resp. hh
Record TypeLCHILDNT
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text LL27C : Does s/he still live with you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1248545.346.0
No2280451.151.9
Died31011.81.9
Stillborn417.3.3
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Don't know-1721.3Missing
Valid cases5407Missing cases80
Question RouteIF (LMEMORIG = 7 AND LLPRNT = 1) Asked if R is from the new Northern Ireland sample and has had/fathered one or more children
Index TermsChildren
NoteSee note for LLCHBM above.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


llchyd4year natural child died
Record TypeLCHILDNT
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text LL27E : IF DIED When was that? Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1978.4116.4419432002
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year given1961.7100.0
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Inapplicable-8537898.0Missing
Don't know-15.1Missing
Valid cases96Missing cases5391
Question RouteIF (LMEMORIG = 7 AND LLPRNT = 1 AND LLCHV =3) Asked if R is from the new Northern Ireland sample and has had/fathered one or more children and child has died
Index TermsChildren
NoteSee note for LLCHBM above.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


llchalage natural child left resp. hh
Record TypeLCHILDNT
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text LL27F : IF LIVING ELSEWHERE What age was s/he when s/he last lived with you?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
20.865.43150
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Age given1264848.3100.0
Missing or wild-927.5Missing
Inapplicable-8267548.8Missing
Don't know-11372.5Missing
Valid cases2648Missing cases2839
Question RouteIF (LMEMORIG = 7 AND LLPRNT = 1 AND LLCHLV = 2) Asked if R is from the new Northern Ireland sample and child lives elsewhere
Index TermsChildren
NoteSee note for LLCHBM above.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


llncnonatural child number
Record TypeLCHILDNT
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text LL27DNO : ENTER PNO OF CHILD FROM HOUSEHOLD GRID
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1193135.235.2
2159929.129.1
394817.317.3
45019.19.1
52554.64.6
61082.02.0
7591.11.1
839.7.7
920.4.4
109.2.2
116.1.1
123.1.1
133.1.1
143.1.1
153.1.1
Valid cases5487Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (LMEMORIG = 7 AND LLPRNT = 1) Asked if R is from the new Northern Ireland sample and has had/fathered one or more children
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


pidcross-wave person identifier
Record TypeLCHILDNT
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text LEG3
Valid cases5487Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking VariablePIDP Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


pidpCross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
Record TypeLCHILDNT
Valid cases5487Missing cases0