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lxplecyAmount on electricity since Sept 2001
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text LH41B : In the last year, since September 1st 2001, approximately how much has your household spent on domestic fuel starting with ... Electricity
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
358.30233.0115000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1823488.0100.0
Missing-966.7Missing
Not applicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
No electricity-31501.6Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Don't know-15245.6Missing
Valid cases8234Missing cases1118
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxpoilyAmount spent on oil since Sept 2001
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text LH41C : In the last year, since September 1st 2001, approximately how much has your household spent on domestic fuel starting with ... Oil
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
494.23258.56363939
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1166717.8100.0
Missing-963.7Missing
Not applicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
No oil-3717576.7Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Don't know-169.7Missing
Valid cases1667Missing cases7685
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxpsflyAmount on coal/other since Sept 2001
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text LH41D : In the last year, since September 1st 2001, approximately how much has your household spent on domestic fuel starting with ... Solid fuel/other
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
269.40277.1121500
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1108411.6100.0
Missing-967.7Missing
Not applicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
No solid fuel/other-3776383.0Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Don't know-160.6Missing
Valid cases1084Missing cases8268
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lheatchHousehold has central heating
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text LH42 : Do you have any form of central heating, including any electric storage heaters, in your (part of the) accommodation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9610.65Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes1827288.4592.81
No26416.857.19
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8913Missing cases439
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
NoteIncludes any system where two or more rooms are heated from central source. Does not include appliances plugged into mains circuit at wall.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lheatypCentral heating fuel type
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text LH43 : Is the central heating fuelled by
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9720.77Missing
inapplicable-86747.21Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Mains gas1558659.7367.67
Electricity27457.979.02
Solid fuel32983.193.61
Oil4157516.8419.08
Something else5510.550.62
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8255Missing cases1097
Question RouteIF (LHEATCH = 1) Asked if R's home has central heating
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
NoteSee note for LHEATCH.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprbgAccom: shortage of space
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44A : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Shortage of space
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9570.61Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes1181319.3920.33
No2710475.9679.67
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8917Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBF.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprbhAccom: noise from neighbours
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44B : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Noise from neighbours
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9560.60Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes19289.9210.41
No2799085.4489.59
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8918Missing cases434
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprbiAccom: street noise
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44C : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Other street noise
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9560.60Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes1133714.3014.99
No2758181.0685.01
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8918Missing cases434
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprbjAccom: not enough light
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44D : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Too dark, not enough light
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9570.61Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes15876.286.58
No2833089.0793.42
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8917Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprbkAccom: lack of adequate heating
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44E : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Lack of adequate heating facilities
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9600.64Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes14084.364.58
No2850690.9595.42
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8914Missing cases438
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBC.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprblAccom: condensation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44F : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Condensation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9570.61Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes1112912.0712.66
No2778883.2887.34
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8917Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBA.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprbmAccom: leaky roof
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44G : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Leaky roof
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9670.72Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes13503.743.93
No2855791.5096.07
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8907Missing cases445
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBD.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprbnAccom: damp walls, floors etc
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44H : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Damp walls, floors, foundation etc.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9590.63Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes17387.898.28
No2817787.4491.72
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8915Missing cases437
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBB.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprboAccom: rot in windows, floors
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44I : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Rot in window frames or floors
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9570.61Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes15956.366.67
No2832288.9993.33
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8917Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBE.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprbpAccom: pollution/environmental problems
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44J : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Pollution, grime or other environmental problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9580.62Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes15706.096.39
No2834689.2493.61
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8916Missing cases436
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsprbqAccom: vandalism or crime
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH44K : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Vandalism or crime in the area
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9670.72Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes1166117.7618.65
No2724677.4881.35
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8907Missing cases445
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Housing: Problems
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhsctaxCouncil tax band of accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text LH45 : Could you please tell me which Council Tax band this accommodation is in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Band A : up to 40,001112312.014.3
Band B : 40,001 - 522131414.116.7
Band C : 52,001 - 683107311.513.7
Band D : 68,001 - 884117012.514.9
Band E : 88,001 - 1256957.48.8
Band F : 120,001 - 163453.74.4
Band G : 160,001 - 373023.23.8
Band H : 320,001+855.6.7
Hhold accom not valu945.5.6
NA in Northern Irela97173618.622.1
Missing-955.6Missing
Not applicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-1106911.4Missing
Valid cases7858Missing cases1494
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhs2owndHousehold member owns other property
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text LH46 : Do you or any members of your household own any of the types of property listed on this card (h2) (other than your current home)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9650.70Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes18028.589.0
No2810786.6991.0
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8909Missing cases443
Question RouteALL
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhs2valoValue of other property
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text LH47 : Approximately how much do you think that property is currently worth in total?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
130758.59173620.7111750000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9710.76Missing
inapplicable-8819987.67Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2140.15Missing
Total9352100.00
Valid cases717Missing cases8635
Question RouteIF (LHS2OWND = 1) Asked if R or member of R's household owns any type of property mentioned on card H2.
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteBefore Wave 10 information on value of second property held in LHS2VAL
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhs2valaOth property: amt 50,000 or more
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text LH47A : Would it amount to 50,000 pounds or more?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-990.10Missing
inapplicable-8893095.49Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes1390.4263.93
No2220.2436.07
Total9352100.00
Valid cases61Missing cases9291
Question RouteIF (LHS2OWND = 1 AND LHSVALO = -1) Asked if R or member of R's household owns any type of property mentioned on card H2 and does not know total value of property.
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for LHSVALO
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhs2valbOth property: amt 100,000 or more
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text LH47B : Would it amount to 100,000 pounds or more?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-970.07Missing
inapplicable-8896295.83Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes1220.2468.75
No2100.1131.25
Total9352100.00
Valid cases32Missing cases9320
Question RouteIF (LHS2OWND = 1 AND LHS2VALO = -1 AND LHS2VALA = 1) Asked if R or member of R's household owns any type of property mentioned on card H2 and does not know total value of property but it is worth 50,000 or more.
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for LHSVALO
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhs2valcOth property: amt 250,000 or more
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text LH47C : Would it amount to 250,000 pounds or more?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-930.03Missing
inapplicable-8897996.01Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes1120.1363.16
No270.0736.84
Total9352100.00
Valid cases19Missing cases9333
Question RouteIF (LHS2OWND = 1 AND LHS2VALO = -1 AND LHS2VALA = 1 AND LHS2VALB = 1) Asked if R or member of R's household owns any type of property mentioned on card H2 and does not know total value of property but it is worth 100,000 or more.
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for LHSVALO
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhs2valdOth property: amt 10,000 or more
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text LH47D : Would it amount to 10,000 pounds or more?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-960.06Missing
inapplicable-8897095.92Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes1170.1868.0
No280.0932.0
Total9352100.00
Valid cases25Missing cases9327
Question RouteIF (LHS2OWND = 1 AND LHSVALO = -1 AND LHSVALA = 2 or LHSVALA = -1) Asked if R or member of R's household owns any type of property mentioned on card H2 and does not know total value of property or it is worth 50,000 or less
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for LHSVALO
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lmgtotTotal mortgage on all property
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (14)
Question Number and Text LH49 : Could I just check, approximately how much is the total amount of your outstanding loans on all the property you (or your household) own, including your current home?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
51704.5950167.36451150000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1341236.5100.0
Missing or wild-91321.4Missing
Inapplicable-8474450.7Missing
Telephone intv. only-73513.8Missing
None-32662.8Missing
Refused-263.7Missing
Don't know-13844.1Missing
Valid cases3412Missing cases5940
Question RouteIF (LMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R or member of R's household is buying property with a mortgage.
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcdhaveHas one of listed items in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH50 : Would you look at this card (h3) please and tell me if you have any of the items listed in your (part of the) accommodation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9610.65Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes1887994.9499.62
No2340.360.38
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8913Missing cases439
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes items both owned and rented, also in store or being repaired. A filter question to route out those who have none of listed items. Note also that after Wave 1, questions about ownership of items (ACD*OWN) were dropped as they had led to large amounts of missing (-9) data in variables ACD1NEW and ACD2NEW.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcdbghtBought a consumer durable since 1.9.2001
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH52 : Was this item (were any of these items you have) bought since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9660.71Missing
inapplicable-8670.72Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes1415144.3946.81
No2471750.4453.19
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8868Missing cases484
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home.
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteFilter question introduced at Wave 3.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd1useColour TV in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51A : Which items do you have? Colour television
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01481.61.7
Yes1878293.998.3
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd1newColour TV bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53A : Was it (Colour television) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0772382.687.0
Yes1115312.313.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD1USE = 1) Asked if R has a colour television
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd1cstCost of TV bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54A : How much in total have you paid for this (Colour television), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
462.86419.8214000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1110311.8100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8779083.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-39.1Missing
Refused-26.1Missing
Don't know-135.4Missing
Valid cases1103Missing cases8249
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD1USE = 1 AND LCD1NEW = 1) Asked if R has a colour television and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd2useVCR in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51B : Which items do you have? Video recorder
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned08268.89.2
Yes1810486.790.8
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd2newVCR bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53B : Was it (Video recorder) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0813387.091.6
Yes17437.98.4
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD2USE = 1) Asked if R has a video recorder
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd2cstCost of VCR bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54B : How much in total have you paid for this (Video recorder), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
131.47104.3551000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated15856.3100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8820087.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-31211.3Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-135.4Missing
Valid cases585Missing cases8767
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD2USE = 1 AND LCD2NEW = 1) Asked if R has a video recorder and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd3useFreezer in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51E : Which items do you have? Deep freeze or fridge freezer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned06086.56.8
Yes1832289.093.2
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items. Excludes fridge only.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd3newFreezer bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53E : Was it (Deep freeze or fridge freezer) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0814287.191.7
Yes17347.88.3
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD3USE = 1) Asked if R has a deep freeze or fridge freezer
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd3cstCost of deep freeze bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54E : How much in total have you paid for this (Deep freeze or fridge freezer), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
282.60187.37101500
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16777.2100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8820987.8Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-38.1Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-148.5Missing
Valid cases677Missing cases8675
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD3USE = 1 AND LCD3NEW = 1) Asked if R has a deep freeze or fridge freezer and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd4useWashing machine in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51F : Which items do you have? Washing machine
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned05265.65.9
Yes1840489.994.1
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items. Excludes washing machine in communal laundry, Includes combined washer\driers.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd4newWashing machine bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53F : Was it (Washing machine) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0815087.191.8
Yes17267.88.2
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD4USE = 1) Asked if R has a washing machine
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd4cstCost of washer bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54F : How much in total have you paid for this (Washing machine), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
302.95131.8821500
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16787.2100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8821787.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-314.1Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-133.4Missing
Valid cases678Missing cases8674
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD4USE = 1 AND LCD4NEW = 1) Asked if R has a washing machine and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd5useTumble dryer in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51G : Which items do you have? Tumble drier
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0390441.743.7
Yes1502653.756.3
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items, plus combined washer\driers.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd5newTumble dryer bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53G : Was it (Tumble drier) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0847190.695.4
Yes14054.34.6
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD5USE = 1) Asked if R has a tumble drier
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd5cstCost of tumble drier bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54G : How much in total have you paid for this (Tumble drier), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
182.4790.17101000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated13423.7100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8853891.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-341.4Missing
Don't know-122.2Missing
Valid cases342Missing cases9010
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD5USE = 1 AND LCD5NEW = 1) Asked if R has a tumble drier and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd6useDish washer in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51H : Which items do you have? Dish washer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0605464.767.8
Yes1287630.832.2
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd6newDish washer bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53H : Was it (Dish washer) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0853691.396.2
Yes13403.63.8
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD6USE = 1) Asked if R has a dishwasher
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd6cstCost of dish washer bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54H : How much in total have you paid for this (Dish washer), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
276.04123.901860
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated12953.2100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8860392.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-39.1Missing
Don't know-136.4Missing
Valid cases295Missing cases9057
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD6USE = 1 AND LCD6NEW = 1) Asked if R has a dishwasher and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd7useMicrowave oven in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51I : Which items do you have? Microwave oven
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0107311.512.0
Yes1785784.088.0
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd7newMicrowave oven bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53I : Was it (Microwave oven) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0826088.393.1
Yes16166.66.9
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD7USE = 1) Asked if R has a microwave oven
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd7cstCost of microwave bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54I : How much in total have you paid for this (Microwave oven), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
93.2676.011900
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated15716.1100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8832789.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-37.1Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-137.4Missing
Valid cases571Missing cases8781
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD7USE = 1 AND LCD7NEW = 1) Asked if R has a microwave oven and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd8useHome computer in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51J : Which items do you have? Home computer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0413244.246.3
Yes1479851.353.7
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items, even if used only for games, but only if has a keyboard. Includes those used for business purposes by self-employed, but excludes those provided by employers for work at home.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd8newHome computer bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53J : Was it (Home computer) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0806986.390.9
Yes18078.69.1
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD8USE = 1) Asked if R has a home computer
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd8cstCost of computer bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54J : How much in total have you paid for this (Home computer), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
839.59465.6613500
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated17568.1100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8813687.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-149.5Missing
Valid cases756Missing cases8596
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD8USE = 1 AND LCD8NEW = 1) Asked if R has a home computer and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd9useCD player in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51K : Which items do you have? Compact disc player
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0199121.322.3
Yes1693974.277.7
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd9newCD player bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53K : Was it (Compact disc player) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0825288.293.0
Yes16246.77.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD9USE = 1) Asked if R has a compact disc player
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd9cstCost of CD player bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54K : How much in total have you paid for this (Compact disc player), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
169.09208.2413000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated15576.0100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8831989.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-318.2Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-148.5Missing
Valid cases557Missing cases8795
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD9USE = 1 AND LCD9NEW = 1) Asked if R has a compact disc player and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd10useSatellite Dish in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51C : Which items do you have? Satellite dish
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0609565.268.3
Yes1283530.331.7
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd10newSatellite Dish bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53C : Was it (Satellite dish) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0858591.896.7
Yes12913.13.3
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD10USE = 1) Asked if R has a satellite dish
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd10cstCost of satellite bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54C : How much in total have you paid for this (Satellite dish), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
100.48115.561600
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated12312.5100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8865292.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-315.2Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-143.5Missing
Valid cases231Missing cases9121
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD10USE = 1 AND LCD10NEW = 1) Asked if R has a satellite dish and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteOnly initial set-up costs recorded, not monthly subscriptions or bills.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd11useCable TV in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51D : Which items do you have? Cable TV
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0770882.486.3
Yes1122213.113.7
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd11newCable TV bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53D : Was it (Cable TV) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0880794.299.2
Yes169.7.8
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD11USE = 1) Asked if R has cable tv
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd11cstCost of cable TV bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54D : How much in total have you paid for this (Cable TV), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
130.19142.951600
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated154.6100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8887494.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-32.0Missing
Don't know-113.1Missing
Valid cases54Missing cases9298
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD11USE = 1 AND LCD11NEW = 1) Asked if R has cable tv and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteSee note for LCD10CST.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd12useTelephone in accommodation
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH51L : Which items do you have? Telephone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02933.13.3
Yes1863792.496.7
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8930Missing cases422
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items. Includes mobile 'phones. See also LMOBUSE on Record Type LINDRESP.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd12newTelephone bought in last year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH53L : Was it (Telephone) bought in the last year since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0814087.091.7
Yes17367.98.3
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Inapplicable-867.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Valid cases8876Missing cases476
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD12USE = 1) Asked if R has a telephone
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lcd12cstCost of telephone bought in past year
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text LH54L : How much in total have you paid for this (Telephone), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
81.9272.291520
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16607.1100.0
Missing or wild-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8820787.8Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-312.1Missing
Don't know-164.7Missing
Valid cases660Missing cases8692
Question RouteIF (LCDHAVE = 1 AND LCDBGHT = 1 AND LCD12USE = 1 AND LCD12NEW = 1) Asked if R has a telephone and bought it since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteSee note for LCD10CST.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lpcnetIs computer connected to the internet
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (16)
Question Number and Text LH55 : Is your home computer/PC connected to the Internet?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1371539.777.5
No2107611.522.5
Missing or wild-978.8Missing
Inapplicable-8412644.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases4791Missing cases4561
Question RouteIF (FCD8USE = 1 AND FPCMODM = 1) Asked if household has a home computer and it has a modem.
Index TermsComputers and Computing
Household Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW6 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxphpRepayments on hire purchase or loans
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (16)
Question Number and Text LH56 : Do you or anyone in your household have to make repayments on hire purchases or loans? Please do not include mortgage loans but do include DSS social fund loans.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1248526.628.0
No2638468.372.0
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-816.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Refused-222.2Missing
Don't know-139.4Missing
Valid cases8869Missing cases483
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lxphpdfRepayments a burden on household
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (16)
Question Number and Text LH57 : To what extent is the repayment of such debts and the interest a financial burden on your household? Would you say it is ..
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Heavy burden12432.69.8
Somewhat of burden27347.829.6
Not a problem3150316.160.6
Missing or wild-955.6Missing
Inapplicable-8646169.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73513.8Missing
Don't know-15.1Missing
Valid cases2480Missing cases6872
Question RouteIF (LXPHP = 1) Asked if R has to make repayments on hire purchases or loans
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhscanaKeep home adequately warm
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (17)
Question Number and Text LH58A : Here is a list of things which people might have or do. Please look at this card (h4) and tell me which things you (and your household) have or do? Keep your home adequately warm.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9620.66Missing
inapplicable-8160.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
refused-2110.12Missing
Yes1878093.8898.52
No21321.411.48
Total9352100.00
Valid cases8912Missing cases440
Question RouteALL
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Financial Management: Problems
Household Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhscntaWould like to keep home warm
Record TypeLHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (17)
Question Number and Text LH59A : Would you like to be able to keep your home adequately warm, but must do without because you cannot afford it?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9560.60Missing
inapplicable-8881494.25Missing
proxy and/or phone-73513.75Missing
Yes1790.8460.31
No2520.5639.69
Total9352100.00
Valid cases131Missing cases9221
Question RouteALL
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Financial Management: Problems
Household Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18