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lhidHousehold identification number
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text LHID : Office Code
Valid cases9352Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhhdoiDay of interview
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text LH0AD : Office Code
Valid cases9000Missing cases352
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhhmoiMonth of interview
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text LH0AM : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January17728.38.6
February23653.94.1
March3951.01.1
April41211.31.3
May55.1.1
September9317533.935.3
October10237325.426.4
November11138614.815.4
December127097.67.9
Missing or wild-93513.8Missing
Valid cases9001Missing cases351
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhhyoi4Year of interview
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text LH0AY : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
2002764381.784.9
2003135814.515.1
Missing or wild-93513.8Missing
Valid cases9001Missing cases351
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
NoteDue to extended fieldwork period this is an important check on recall data, e.g. in ascertaining for instance which 'Winter' or 'January' R is referring to.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhhsoihHour interview began
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text LH0BH : Interviewer Code: Time at start of interview (hours)
Valid cases8938Missing cases414
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhhsoimMinute interview began
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text LH0BM : Interviewer Code: Time at start of interview (minutes)
Valid cases8921Missing cases431
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhstypeType of accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text LH0C : (from observation) What type of accommodation does the household live in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9670.72Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Det'd house/bungalow1237125.3526.54
Semi-det'd house/bun2266228.4629.8
End terraced house37337.848.2
Terraced house4171218.3119.16
Purpose blt flat <1058038.598.99
Purpose blt flat >1062652.832.97
Converted flat <1071882.012.1
Converted flat >108220.240.25
Incl business prem9310.330.35
Bedsitter under 1010160.170.18
Bedsitter 10+ dwellg1180.090.09
Bedsitter single occ1230.030.03
Sheltered accommdn13400.430.45
Institutional14290.310.32
Other15510.550.57
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8934Missing cases418
Question RouteALL
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteRefers to space used by h/hold, not to issued address. Code 7 implies access to business premises without going outside building. Question change from Wave One to Wave Two, recoded 'Other' 0 into 11 and new category 10 `Institution'. From Wave 5 on the coding frame was expanded to allow comparability with the European Community Household Panel.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsrinsInstitutional accommodation rented
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text LH1A : If institutional accommodation - Is accommodation rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes114.148.3
No215.251.7
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8896895.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases29Missing cases9323
Question RouteALL
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteKey routing check. Before Wave 2, respondents were not followed in institutions. See Section on Sampling in Vol A.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsroomNumber of rooms in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text LH2 : I would like to ask you a few questions about your household's accommodation. How many rooms are there here, including bedrooms but excluding kitchens, bathrooms, and any rooms you may let or sublet?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
181.9.9
25716.16.4
3166217.818.7
4247226.427.8
5214322.924.1
6100910.811.3
75485.96.2
82452.62.8
91051.11.2
1037.4.4
1112.1.1
127.1.1
131.0.0
143.0.0
153.0.0
161.0.0
171.0.0
181.0.0
601.0.0
Missing or wild-956.6Missing
Inapplicable-830.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-212.1Missing
Valid cases8903Missing cases449
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteRooms currently sublet to persons outside h/hold are excluded, those occupied by lodgers or boarders within h/hold are included.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsowndHouse owned or rented
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text LH3 : Does your household own or rent this accommodation or does it come rent-free?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Owned or on mortgage1640068.471.9
Shared ownership233.4.4
Rented3231624.826.0
Rent free41241.31.4
Other532.3.4
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-830.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Valid cases8905Missing cases447
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteShared ownership includes co-ownership and equity sharing schemes. Rent-free excludes cases of complete rebate through Housing Benefit and payment by charity. Used in construction of derived variable LTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsowr1PNO of 1st person owning accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text LH4M1 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) owned?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-91041.11Missing
inapplicable-8247226.43Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Not in HH0550.590.86
1578261.8389.99
25085.437.91
3540.580.84
4190.200.3
550.050.08
610.010.02
710.010.02
Total9352100.00
Valid cases6425Missing cases2927
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteRecords Person Number
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsowr2PNO of 2nd person owning accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text LH4M2 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) owned?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-91131.21Missing
inapplicable-8277329.65Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Not in HH0235325.1638.48
11571.682.57
2349737.3957.19
3720.771.18
4300.320.49
530.030.05
620.020.03
710.010.02
Total9352100.00
Valid cases6115Missing cases3237
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteRecords Person Number
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsvalValue of property: home owners
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text LH5 : About how much would you expect to get for your home if you sold it today?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
132610.85170836.9010007500000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1645869.1100.0
Missing or wild-94224.5Missing
Inapplicable-8247226.4Missing
Valid cases6458Missing cases2894
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes imputed data. See note for LMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmghaveHome mortgaged or owned outright
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text LH6 : Is this accommodation:...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Owned outright1262228.040.8
Buying mortgage/loan2381140.859.2
Missing or wild-9961.0Missing
Inapplicable-8247226.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases6433Missing cases2919
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable LTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsowrpOutright homeowner before 1.9.2001
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text LH7 : Were you the outright owner(s) of this property before September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-91001.07Missing
inapplicable-8628367.18Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes1245426.2493.74
No21641.756.26
Total9352100.00
Valid cases2618Missing cases6734
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 1) Asked if R's home is owned outright
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteKey routing check.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgynotHow home came to be owned outright
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text LH8 : Which of the following best describes how you came to own this property outright? Have you....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-91001.07Missing
inapplicable-8873693.41Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Paid mortgage/loan1630.6738.18
Bought it with cash2800.8648.48
Inherited all/share or given3120.137.27
Other means of purch4100.116.06
Total9352100.00
Valid cases165Missing cases9187
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 1 AND LHSOWRP = 2) Asked if R became outright owner of home since last year
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhscostOriginal purchase price of property
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text LH9,LH11,LH16 : How much did you pay for the property?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
89900.6877072.560710000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.0.2
Amount stated16256.799.8
Missing or wild-9981.0Missing
Inapplicable-8824188.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-28.1Missing
Don't know-128.3Missing
Valid cases626Missing cases8726
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND (LMGHAVE = 1 AND LMGYNOT= 1-2) OR (LMGHAVE = 2 AND LHSIVLW = 2) Asked if R became outright owner of home since last year or if R owns or part owns home and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsyr04Year became owner: home bought outright
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text LH10 : In what year did you first become the owner of this house/flat?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2000.784.9119622002
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated183.9100.0
Missing or wild-9991.1Missing
Inapplicable-8881794.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases83Missing cases9269
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 1 AND LHSOWRP = 2 AND LMGYNOT NE 2) Asked if R owns property outright and was not outright owner before 1.9.2001 and came to own it by other means than paying off mortgage
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgyr04Year mortgage began
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text LH12,LH15 : In what year did you first start paying a mortgage on this house/flat?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2000.274.3119782003
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated15035.4100.0
Inapplicable-8848290.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-116.2Missing
Valid cases503Missing cases8849
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND (LMGHAVE = 1 AND LHSOWRP = 2 AND LMGYNOT = 2) OR (LMGHAVE = 2 AND LHSIVLW = 2) Asked if R owns property outright through paying off mortgage since last year or is buying the property with a mortgage or loan but was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmglyMortgage on home before 1.9.2001
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text LH13 : Did you have a mortgage on this accommodation before September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-930.03Missing
inapplicable-8519055.50Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes1337136.0588.52
No24374.6711.48
Total9352100.00
Valid cases3808Missing cases5544
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteAt Wave Two, this is comparable with LMGSTAT.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsivlwHH interview this address last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text LH14 : Were you (or any member of your household) interviewed at this address last year?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1328935.297.6
No282.92.4
Inapplicable-8563060.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases3371Missing cases5981
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgoldAmount borrowed at purchase: mortgagee
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text LH17 : How much did you borrow originally when you bought the property, that is excluding any later additions to the mortgage?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
68714.5448528.241300000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated14705.0100.0
Inapplicable-8848290.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-28.1Missing
Don't know-141.4Missing
Valid cases470Missing cases8882
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND LMGHAVE = 2 AND LMGLY = 1 AND LHSIVLW = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords total amount borrowed at purchase.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmglifeYears left to pay: mortgagee
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text LH18 : How many years has the mortgage still to run?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
20.276.25140
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated14935.3100.0
Inapplicable-8848290.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-126.3Missing
Valid cases493Missing cases8859
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND LMGHAVE = 2 AND LMGLY = 1 AND LHSIVLW = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords date on which all mortgages on property paid off.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgtypeType of mortgage
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text LH19 : Is your mortgage or loan.....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Repaymnt mortge/loan13453.770.8
Endowment mortgage274.815.2
Pt repaymnt/endowmnt348.59.9
Other mortgage/loan420.24.1
Inapplicable-8848290.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-132.3Missing
Valid cases487Missing cases8865
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND LMGHAVE = 2 AND LMGLY = 1 AND LHSIVLW = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgxtraTaken out additional mortgage on home
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text LH20 : Have you taken out any additional mortgage or loan on this house/flat since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-960.06Missing
inapplicable-8519055.50Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes13293.528.65
No2347637.1791.35
Total9352100.00
Valid cases3805Missing cases5547
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgnewAmount of additional mortgage on home
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH21 : How much in total is this additional mortgage or loan?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
19422.8420496.021000160000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated13243.5100.0
Inapplicable-8867292.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases324Missing cases9028
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) AND LMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes any additional loans, including second mortgages. if remortgaged, amount given is difference between mortgage paid off and remortgage towards this total. Includes imputed data. For variables directly associated with a question, the imputation flag variable takes the missing value code of the original variable (e.g. Don't know, refuse, etc.) if imputed, and 0 if not imputed, or -8 if the variable was inapplicable. See section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgxty1Extra loan for home extension
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH22A : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Home extension
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02622.879.6
Home extension167.720.4
Inapplicable-8867292.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases329Missing cases9023
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) AND LMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgxty2Extra loan for home improvements
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH22B : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Home improvements or repairs
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01711.852.0
Home improvements11581.748.0
Inapplicable-8867292.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases329Missing cases9023
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) AND LMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Home Improvements
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgxty3Extra loan for car purchase
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH22C : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Car purchase
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned03013.291.5
Car purchase128.38.5
Inapplicable-8867292.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases329Missing cases9023
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) AND LMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Transport
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgxty4Extra loan for other consumer goods
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH22D : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Other consumer goods
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned03183.496.7
Other consumer gds111.13.3
Inapplicable-8867292.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases329Missing cases9023
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) AND LMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgxty5Extra loan for other specified reason
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH22E : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02062.262.6
Other specifed expen11231.337.4
Inapplicable-8867292.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases329Missing cases9023
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) AND LMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxpmgLast total monthly mortgage payment
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH23 : How much was your last total monthly instalment on the mortgage(s) or loan(s)?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
330.84241.5415000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1381140.8100.0
Inapplicable-8554159.2Missing
Valid cases3811Missing cases5541
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes imputed data. See note for LMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxpmg1Mortgage includes protection policy
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH24A : Did that payment include any of the following?...A mortgage protection policy?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1124713.335.9
No2222423.864.1
Inapplicable-8543058.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-11001.1Missing
Valid cases3471Missing cases5881
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2 AND LXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxpmg2Mortgage includes structure insurance
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH24B : Did that payment include any of the following?...Building structure insurance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1128213.736.2
No2226124.263.8
Inapplicable-8543058.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-128.3Missing
Valid cases3543Missing cases5809
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2 AND LXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxpmg3Mortgage includes contents insurance
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH24C : Did that payment include any of the following?...Contents or possessions insurance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes18078.622.8
No2273429.277.2
Inapplicable-8543058.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-130.3Missing
Valid cases3541Missing cases5811
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2 AND LXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxpmg4Mortgage includes extra payments
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text LH24D : Did that payment include any of the following?...Any other extra payments?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11261.33.6
No2342136.696.4
Inapplicable-8543058.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-124.3Missing
Valid cases3547Missing cases5805
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 1-2 AND LMGHAVE = 2 AND LXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsjbAccommodation with present job: renter
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text LH25 : Does the accommodation go with the present job of anyone in the household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9840.90Missing
inapplicable-8643368.79Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes1930.993.74
No2239125.5796.26
Total9352100.00
Valid cases2484Missing cases6868
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrentp1Who rents accommodation: 1st mention
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text LH26M1 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9930.99Missing
inapplicable-8643368.79Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Not in HH0670.722.71
1216823.1887.6
22182.338.81
3130.140.53
460.060.24
520.020.08
610.010.04
Total9352100.00
Valid cases2475Missing cases6877
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords Person Number.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrentp2Who rents accommodation: 2nd mention
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text LH26M2 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9890.95Missing
inapplicable-8667471.36Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Not in HH0166917.8574.58
1270.291.21
24885.2221.81
3280.301.25
4210.220.94
540.040.18
610.010.04
Total9352100.00
Valid cases2238Missing cases7114
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords Person Number.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrentllLandlord of rented accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text LH27 : Who is the accommodation rented from or provided by?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9870.93Missing
inapplicable-8643368.79Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Local auth/Council1129113.8052.04
NewTown Comm/Corp210.010.04
Property company3860.923.47
Scottish Homes460.060.24
Other housg assoc53804.0615.32
Employer6340.361.37
Other org7770.823.1
Relative81051.124.23
Employer9250.271.01
Other individual104765.0919.19
Total9352100.00
Valid cases2481Missing cases6871
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable LTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrentfAccommodation rented furnished or other
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text LH28 : Do you rent your accommodation....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9870.93Missing
inapplicable-8643368.79Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Furnished12572.7510.36
Partly furnished21381.485.56
Unfurnished3208622.3184.08
Total9352100.00
Valid cases2481Missing cases6871
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable LTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrentNet amount of last rent payment
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text LH30 : How much was the last rent payment, including any services or water charges but after any rebates?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
184.84351.9319240
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1170618.2100.0
Missing or wild-94224.5Missing
Inapplicable-8657970.3Missing
Rent rebate-36456.9Missing
Valid cases1706Missing cases7646
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 ) Asked if R's home is rented
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteVariables associated with payments or receipts include two for each, the amount of the receipt or payment (here LRENT), and the period in weeks which it covered (here LRENTW). These variables should not be used without first converting to a common time metric (e.g. dividing by number of weeks). Includes imputed data. See note for LMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrentwWeeks covered by last rent payment
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text LH31 : What period did this cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2.733.32152
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated1.00170518.2100.0
Missing or wild-9.0072.8Missing
Inapplicable-8.00722477.2Missing
Telephone int. only-7.003513.8Missing
Valid cases1705Missing cases7647
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 AND LRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for LRENT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrent1Rent includes water charges
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text LH32A : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Water charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13784.023.4
No298210.560.8
NA in Northern Irela72542.715.7
Missing or wild-984.9Missing
Inapplicable-8729678.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-17.1Missing
Valid cases1614Missing cases7738
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 AND LRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrent2Rent includes land or business premises
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text LH32C : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Land or business premises?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13483.721.7
No2100210.762.5
NA in Northern Irela72542.715.8
Missing or wild-984.9Missing
Inapplicable-8729678.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-117.2Missing
Valid cases1604Missing cases7748
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 AND LRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes farms.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrent3Rent includes garage
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text LH32D : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. A garage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes125.31.5
No2159017.098.5
Missing or wild-984.9Missing
Inapplicable-8729678.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases1615Missing cases7737
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 AND LRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrent4Rent includes heating lighting or water
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text LH32E : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Heating or lighting or hot water?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1961.05.9
No2152216.394.1
Missing or wild-984.9Missing
Inapplicable-8729678.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases1618Missing cases7734
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 AND LRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrent5Rent includes meals
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text LH32F : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Meals?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11181.37.3
No2150216.192.7
Missing or wild-984.9Missing
Inapplicable-8729678.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1620Missing cases7732
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 AND LRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrent6Rent includes other services
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text LH32H : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Any other services your landlord might provide for you including repairs and maintenance charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes122.21.4
No2159817.198.6
Missing or wild-984.9Missing
Inapplicable-8729678.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1620Missing cases7732
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 AND LRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteMinor wording change from Wave 4 to Wave 5.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrent7Rent includes sewerage charges
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text LH32B : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Sewerage charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13093.319.1
No2130714.080.9
Missing or wild-984.9Missing
Not applicable-8729678.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-15.1Missing
Valid cases1616Missing cases7736
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3,5 AND LRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrent8Rent includes council tax
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text LH32G : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Council tax?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15135.531.9
No2109511.768.1
Missing or wild-984.9Missing
Not applicable-8729678.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-113.1Missing
Valid cases1608Missing cases7744
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3,5 AND LRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteNew at Wave 5, Council Tax replaced Community Charge (Poll- Tax).
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrenthbReceives rent rebate or rent allowance
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text LH33 : Was any housing benefit such as a rent rebate or rent allowance deducted from the last rent payment?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14054.325.1
No2120812.974.9
Missing or wild-984.9Missing
Inapplicable-8729678.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-18.1Missing
Valid cases1613Missing cases7739
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 AND LRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Allowances/Rebates
NoteExclude those whose rent is paid by individual or charitable organisation outside the household (e.g. relative) or where whole of rent is paid through income support or housing benefit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrentgGross rent including Housing Benefit
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text LH34,LH35 : So what would the last rent payment have been if Housing Benefit had not been deducted from it?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
91.2695.7131066
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1105511.3100.0
Missing or wild-94314.6Missing
Inapplicable-8786684.1Missing
Valid cases1055Missing cases8297
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 AND LRENT GT 0 ) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for LRENT. Includes imputed data. See note for LMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lrentgwWeeks covered by gross rent
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text LH36 : What period would that cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1.592.25152
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated1.006787.2100.0
Missing or wild-9.0075.8Missing
Inapplicable-8.00824888.2Missing
Telephone int. only-7.003513.8Missing
Valid cases678Missing cases8674
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND = 3, 5 AND LRENT GE 0 ) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for LRENT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxphsdfProblems paying for housing over year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH37 : Many people these days are finding it difficult to keep up with their housing payments. In the last twelve months would you say you have had any difficulties paying for your accommodation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14334.67.1
No2503853.982.5
rent rebate36366.810.4
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8285130.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-28.1Missing
Don't Know-133.4Missing
Valid cases6107Missing cases3245
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND=3,5 OR (LHSOWND = 1, 2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxphsd1Housing payments required borrowing
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH38A : Did you have to...(in order to meet housing payments)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11091.225.2
No23243.574.8
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8856691.6Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases433Missing cases8919
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND=3,5 OR (LHSOWND = 1, 2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) AND LXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxphsd2Housing payments required cutbacks
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH38B : Did you have to...(in order to meet housing payments)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13503.780.8
No283.919.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8856691.6Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases433Missing cases8919
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND=3,5 OR (LHSOWND = 1, 2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) AND LXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxphsdbBeen 2+ months late with housing payment
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH39 : In the last twelve months have you ever found yourself more than two months behind with your rent/mortgage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11041.124.0
No23293.576.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8856691.6Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases433Missing cases8919
Question RouteIF (LHSOWND=3,5 OR (LHSOWND = 1, 2 AND LMGHAVE = 2) AND LXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteExcludes accidental non-payments.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhskchAccom: has separate kitchen
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A separate kitchen.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9560.60Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes1883294.4499.04
No2860.920.96
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8918Missing cases434
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhskchsAccom: is separate kitchen shared
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH40B : Do you share the kitchen with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9630.67Missing
inapplicable-81141.22Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes11121.201.27
No2871293.1698.73
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8824Missing cases528
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsbthAccom: has separate bathroom
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A separate bath/shower room.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1883094.499.0
No2891.01.0
Missing-955.6Missing
Not applicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Valid cases8919Missing cases433
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsbthsAccom: is separate bathroom shared
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH40B : Do you share the bathroom/shower room with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9590.63Missing
inapplicable-81161.24Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes11231.321.39
No2870393.0698.61
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8826Missing cases526
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhstltAccom: has indoor toilet
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? An indoor flushing toilet.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1884094.599.1
No279.8.9
Missing-955.6Missing
Not applicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Valid cases8919Missing cases433
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhstltsAccom: is indoor toilet shared
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH40B : Do you share the toilet with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9560.60Missing
inapplicable-81061.13Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes11191.271.35
No2872093.2498.65
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8839Missing cases513
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsgdnAccom: has terrace/garden
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A place to sit outside e.g. a terrace or garden.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1838689.794.0
No25335.76.0
Missing-955.6Missing
Not applicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Valid cases8919Missing cases433
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsgdnsAccom: is terrace/garden shared
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text LH40B : Do you share the terrace/garden with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9610.65Missing
inapplicable-85605.99Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes16076.497.24
No2777383.1292.76
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8380Missing cases972
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxpgasyAmount spent on gas since Sept 2001
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text LH41A : In the last year, since September 1st 2001, approximately how much has your household spent on domestic fuel starting with ... Gas (including Calor Gas)
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
316.26233.6128000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1600664.2100.0
Missing-970.7Missing
Not applicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
No gas-3247226.4Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Don't know-14264.6Missing
Valid cases6006Missing cases3346
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18