Skip to content

BHPS Documentation and Questionnaires

lhlsvhfWelfare service:speech therapy free/paid
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM36H : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Speech therapist or occupational therapist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free190.596.8
Paid23.03.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81561394.1Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases93Missing cases16504
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVH = 1) Asked if R has used a speech therapist or occupational therapist since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsviHealth service: used physiotherapist
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM34I : Which services have you used? Physiotherapist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01452787.592.5
Used physiotherapist111817.17.5
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvinHealth service: physiotherapy NHS/priv
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM35I : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M34) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Physiotherapist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD18445.171.6
Private/voluntary23091.926.2
private326.22.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81452587.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases1179Missing cases15418
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVI = 1) Asked if R has used a physiotherapist since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvifHealth service: physiotherapy free/paid
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM36I : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Physiotherapist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free19055.576.6
Paid22551.521.6
Both321.11.8
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81452587.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases1181Missing cases15416
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVI = 1) Asked if R has used a physiotherapist since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvlHealth service: saw consultant/o'patient
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM34L : Which services have you used? Hospital consultant/outpatients
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01088765.669.3
One other service1482129.030.7
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteSee note for LHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvlnHealth service:consult/outpatnt NHS/priv
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM35L : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M34) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Hospital consultant/outpatients
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD1444726.892.3
Private/voluntary22991.86.2
private373.41.5
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81088565.6Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases4819Missing cases11778
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVL = 1) Asked if R has used a consultant as an out-patient since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteSee note for LHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvlfHealth service: consult/outpatnt free/pd
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM36L : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Hospital consultant/outpatients
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free1448527.093.0
Paid22701.65.6
Both366.41.4
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81088565.6Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases4821Missing cases11776
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVL = 1) Asked if R has used a consultant as an out-patient since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
NoteSee note for LHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvmHealth service: family planning
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM34M : Which services have you used? Family planning clinic
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01515791.396.5
Second welfr service15513.33.5
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteSee note for LHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvmnHealth service: family planning NHS/priv
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM35M : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M34) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Family planning clinic
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD15403.398.0
Private/voluntary211.12.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81515591.3Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases551Missing cases16046
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVM = 1) Asked if R has used a family planning service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteSee note for LHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvmfHealth service:family planning free/paid
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM36M : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Family planning clinic
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free15453.398.9
Paid26.01.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81515591.3Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases551Missing cases16046
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVM = 1) Asked if R has used a family planning service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
NoteSee note for LHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvjWelfare service: used other service (i)
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM34J1 : Which services have you used? Used other services (i)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01540692.898.1
Used consultant13021.81.9
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvjnWelfare service: other serv (i) NHS/priv
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM35J1 : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M34) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a privte or voluntary agency? Other service
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD12431.580.7
Private/voluntary257.318.9
private31.0.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Not applicable-81540492.8Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases301Missing cases16296
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVJ1 = 1) Asked if R has used any other health or welfare service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvjfWelfare service:other serv (i) free/paid
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM36J1 : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Other service
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free12591.685.8
Paid239.212.9
Both34.01.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Not applicable-81540492.8Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases302Missing cases16295
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVJ1 = 1) Asked if R has used any other health or welfare service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvkWelfare service: used other service (ii)
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM34J2 : Which services have you used? Used other services (ii)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01568994.599.9
Used consultant119.1.1
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvknWelfare service:other serv (ii) NHS/priv
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM35J2 : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M34) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a privte or voluntary agency? Other service
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD115.178.9
Private/voluntary23.015.8
private31.05.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Not applicable-81568794.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases19Missing cases16578
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVJ2 = 1) Asked if R has used any other health or welfare service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlsvkfWelfare service:other serv(ii) free/paid
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text LM36J2 : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Other service
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free115.178.9
Paid23.015.8
Both31.05.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Not applicable-81568794.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases19Missing cases16578
Question RouteIF (LHLSV = 1 AND LHLSVJ2 = 1) Asked if R has used any other health or welfare service since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckHas had listed health check
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM37 : Would you please tell me whether you have had any of the health check-ups and tests listed on this card (M5 FOR MEN OR M6 FOR WOMEN) since September 1st 2001?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11403584.689.4
No2167210.110.6
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases15707Missing cases890
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteFilter question to route out those who have had none of the checks.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckaHealth check-up: dental
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM38A : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Dental check-up
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0566834.236.1
Yes11004060.563.9
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckanHealth check-up: dental NHS/private
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM39A : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Dental check- up
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1759045.775.9
Private2214412.921.4
Both32701.62.7
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8566734.1Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-136.2Missing
Valid cases10004Missing cases6593
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1 AND LHLCKA = 1) Asked if R has had dental check-up since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckbHealth check-up: eyetest
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM38B : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Eyesight test by an optician
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0927555.959.0
Yes1643338.841.0
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckbnHealth check-up: eyetest NHS/private
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM39B : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Eyesight test
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1444526.869.4
Private2184111.128.7
Both3118.71.8
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8927455.9Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-129.2Missing
Valid cases6404Missing cases10193
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1 AND LHLCKB = 1) Asked if R has had eyesight test by optician since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckcHealth check-up: chest or other x-ray
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM38C : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Chest/other x-rays
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01361582.086.7
Yes1209312.613.3
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckcnHealth check-up: chest x-ray NHS/private
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM39C : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Chest/other x- rays
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1196911.994.1
Private2106.65.1
Both318.1.9
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81361482.0Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases2093Missing cases14504
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1 AND LHLCKC = 1) Asked if R has had chest/other x-rays since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckdHealth check-up: blood pressure
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM38D : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Blood pressure
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0829450.052.8
Yes1741444.747.2
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckdnHealth check-up: blood pressure NHS/priv
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM39D : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Blood pressure
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1704442.495.1
Private23252.04.4
Both335.2.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8829350.0Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-19.1Missing
Valid cases7404Missing cases9193
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1 AND LHLCKD = 1) Asked if R has had blood pressure tested since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckeHealth check-up: cholesterol test
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM38E : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Cholesterol test
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01320179.584.0
Yes1250715.116.0
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckenHealth check-up: cholesterol NHS/private
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM39E : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Cholesterol test
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1233914.193.4
Private21591.06.3
Both36.0.2
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81320079.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases2504Missing cases14093
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1 AND LHLCKE = 1) Asked if R has had cholesterol test since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckiHealth check-up: blood test
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM38F : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Blood test
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0995560.063.4
Yes1575334.736.6
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckinHealth check-up: blood test NHS/priv
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM39F : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Blood test
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1554333.496.4
Private21821.13.2
Both323.1.4
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8995460.0Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-15.0Missing
Valid cases5748Missing cases10849
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1 AND LHLCKI = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had blood test since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckfHealth check-up: other checks
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM38G : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01512891.196.3
Yes15803.53.7
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckfnHealth check-up:other checks NHS/private
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM39G : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS14933.085.9
Private276.513.2
Both35.0.9
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81512791.1Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-16.0Missing
Valid cases574Missing cases16023
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1 AND LHLCKF = 1) Asked if R has had other health check since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckgHealth check-up: cervical smear
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM38H : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Cervical smear
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01362882.186.8
Yes1208012.513.2
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had health check-up since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
NoteAt Wave One men are coded -8, at Wave Two and beyond coded 0.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckgnHealth check-up: cervical smear NHS/priv
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM39H : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Cervical smear
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1205012.498.6
Private225.21.2
Both35.0.2
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81362782.1Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases2080Missing cases14517
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1 AND LHLCKG = 1) Asked if R is woman and has had cervical smear since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckhHealth check-up: breast screen
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM38I : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Breast screening
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01480189.294.2
Yes19075.55.8
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases15708Missing cases889
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had health check-up since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
NoteAt Wave One men are coded -8, at Wave Two and beyond coded 0.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lhlckhnHealth check-up: breast screen NHS/priv
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM39I : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Breast screening
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS18725.396.1
Private232.23.5
Both33.0.3
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Not applicable-81480089.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases907Missing cases15690
Question RouteIF (LHLCK = 1 AND LHLCKH = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had breast screening since 1.9.2001
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lsmokerSmoker
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM40 : Do you smoke cigarettes?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1423825.527.0
No21146969.173.0
Proxy Respondent-78895.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases15707Missing cases890
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS.
Index TermsHealth: Smoking
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lncigsUsual no. of cigarettes smoked per day
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text LM41 : Approximately how many cigarettes a day do you usually smoke, including those you roll yourself?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
14.848.80080
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-960.04Missing
inapplicable-81147069.11Missing
proxy and/or phone-78895.36Missing
refused-220.01Missing
[Value >= 0]423025.49100.0
Total16597100.00
Valid cases4230Missing cases12367
Question RouteIF (LSMOKER = 1) Asked if R smokes cigarettes.
Index TermsHealth: Smoking
NoteIf figure varies then R is asked to give a daily average over the past week.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lsmcigsEver smoked cigarettes regularly
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (40)
Question Number and Text LM42 : Have you ever smoked cigarettes regularly, that is at least one cigarette a day?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Smoked regularly1336720.335.7
Smoked occasionally2606036.564.3
Not applicable-8628137.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases9427Missing cases7170
Index TermsHealth: Smoking
NoteQuestion text and response categories differ slightly from those at Wave 9.
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12


laglqutResp. Age when last stopped smoking
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (40)
Question Number and Text LM43 : How old were you when you last stopped smoking?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
36.8314.931192
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Age given1334520.2100.0
Not applicable-81234174.4Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-122.1Missing
Valid cases3345Missing cases13252
Question RouteIF (LSMOKER = 2 AND LSMEVER = 1) Asked if R does not know but has ever smoked cigarettes.
Index TermsHealth: Smoking
Variable OccurrenceW12


laidhhCares for handicapped/other in household
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text LM45 : Is there anyone living with you who is sick, disabled or elderly whom you look after or give special help to (for example, a sick or handicapped (or elderly) relative/ husband/ wife/ friend, etc)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes110536.38.0
No21203172.591.9
Other35.0.0
Missing or wild-93101.9Missing
Inapplicable-8230813.9Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases13089Missing cases3508
Question RouteIF (LHHSIZE GT 1) Asked if more than one person living in household
Index TermsCaring
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


laidhuaPNO of 1st cared for person
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text LM46P1 : Who is the person/people you look after? 1st Person
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
14032.438.3
23722.235.3
31661.015.8
463.46.0
532.23.0
611.11.0
72.0.2
83.0.3
91.0.1
Missing or wild-93101.9Missing
Inapplicable-81434586.4Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases1053Missing cases15544
Question RouteIF (LHHSIZE GT 1 AND LAIDHH = 1) Asked if R cares for elderly/sick or handicapped person
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


laidhubPNO of 2nd cared for person
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text LM46P2 : Who is the person/people you look after? 2nd Person
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned09986.094.8
13.0.3
214.11.3
316.11.5
49.1.9
59.1.9
64.0.4
Missing or wild-93101.9Missing
Inapplicable-81434586.4Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases1053Missing cases15544
Question RouteIF (LHHSIZE GT 1 AND LAIDHH = 1) Asked if R cares for elderly/sick or handicapped person
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


laidhucPNO of 3rd cared for person
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text LM46P3 : Who is the person/people you look after? 3rd Person
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned010476.399.4
21.0.1
41.0.1
52.0.2
62.0.2
Missing or wild-93101.9Missing
Inapplicable-81434586.4Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases1053Missing cases15544
Question RouteIF (LHHSIZE GT 1 AND LAIDHH = 1) Asked if R cares for elderly/sick or handicapped person
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


laidxhhProvides care for non-resident person
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text LM47 : Do you provide some regular service or help for any sick, disabled or elderly person not living with you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1182211.011.6
No21388583.788.4
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases15707Missing cases890
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


lnaidxhhNumber of non-residents cared for
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text LM48 : Is that one person or more than one?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
One person114058.577.1
Two people23121.917.1
Three people348.32.6
Four people414.1.8
Five people53.0.2
Six people65.0.3
Seven + people735.21.9
Inapplicable-81388683.7Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases1822Missing cases14775
Question RouteIF (LAIDXHH = 1) Asked if R provides some care for non- resident(s)
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


laidhu1Caring:relation to 1st non-res dependant
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text LM49M1 : Who is it that you look after or help?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Parent/parent in law19875.954.2
Grandparent(s)2153.98.4
Aunt or Uncle383.54.6
Other relative41791.19.8
Friend or neighbour53322.018.2
Clients of vol orgs.651.32.8
Other specified737.22.0
Inapplicable-81388683.7Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases1822Missing cases14775
Question RouteIF (LAIDXHH = 1) Asked if R provides some care for non- resident
Index TermsCaring
NoteHigh number of 'other relative' responses lead to use of extended coding frame being used at Wave 5 and expansion of question categories from Wave 6 onwards.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


laidhu2Caring:relation to 2nd non-res dependant
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text LM49M2 : Who is it that you look after or help?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02.0.5
Parent/in law11711.041.0
Grandparent(s)212.12.9
Aunt or Uncle329.27.0
Other relative434.28.2
Friend or neighbour5109.726.1
Clients of vol orgs.643.310.3
Other specified717.14.1
Inapplicable-81529192.1Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases417Missing cases16180
Question RouteIF (LAIDXHH = 1) Asked if R provides some care for non- resident
Index TermsCaring
NoteSee note for LAIDHU1.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


laidhrsHours per week spent caring
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text LM51 : In total, how many hours do you spend each week looking after or helping (him/her/them)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
0-4 hrs per week110816.540.2
5-9 hrs per week25093.119.0
10-19 hrs per wk33282.012.2
20-34 hrs per wk41731.06.4
35-49 hrs per wk569.42.6
50-99 hrs per wk663.42.3
100 + hrs per wk72431.59.0
Varies under 20899.63.7
Varies 20 hrs +996.63.6
Some other times1025.2.9
Missing or wild-92681.6Missing
Inapplicable-81273176.7Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-123.1Missing
Valid cases2686Missing cases13911
Question RouteIF (LAIDHH = 1 OR LAIDXHH = 1) Asked if R cares for person(s) inside and/or outside the household
Index TermsCaring
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


livmaHealth section: respondent alone
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text LM52A : (Interviewer check) Who was present during this section? Respondent alone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Respondent alone11048763.2100.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8522031.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases10487Missing cases6110
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


livmbHealth section: partner present
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text LM52B : (Interviewer check) Who was present during this section? Partner present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0179810.834.4
Partner present2342220.665.6
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81048763.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases5220Missing cases11377
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


livmcHealth section: other adults present
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text LM52C : (Interviewer check) Who was present during this section? Other adult(s) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0405124.477.6
Other adults pres311697.022.4
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81048763.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases5220Missing cases11377
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


livmdHealth section: child/ren present
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text LM52D : (Interviewer check) Who was present during this section? Child(ren) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0396123.975.9
Children present412597.624.1
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81048763.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases5220Missing cases11377
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


livmeHealth section: supervisor present
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text LM52E : (Interviewer check) Who was present during this section? Supervisor present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0506030.596.9
Supervisor present51601.03.1
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81048763.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases5220Missing cases11377
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbhasDid paid work last week
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)
Question Number and Text LE1 : Can I just check, did you do any paid work last week - that is in the seven days ending last Sunday - either as an employee or self employed?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-910.01Missing
Yes1950257.2557.25
No2709442.7442.75
Total16597100.00
Valid cases16596Missing cases1
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteAny paid work includes any no. of hours, incl Saturday jobs and casual work. See Vol. A for more details.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljboffNo work last week but has job
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)
Question Number and Text LE2 : Even though you weren't working did you have a job that you were away from last week?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15333.27.5
No2653139.492.1
Waiting for job331.2.4
Inapplicable-8950257.3Missing
Valid cases7095Missing cases9502
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 2) Asked if R did no paid work last week
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteIncludes those on maternity leave, holiday, on strike, on sick leave, layoff but with job with same employer to return to.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljboffyReason off work last week
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)
Question Number and Text LE3 : What was the main reason you were away from work last week?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Maternity leave172.413.6
Other leave/holiday22101.339.6
Sick or injured31781.133.6
Laid off/short time55.0.9
Pers/family reasons716.13.0
Other reasons849.39.2
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-81606496.8Missing
Valid cases530Missing cases16067
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbterm1Current job: permanent or temporary
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)
Question Number and Text LE4 : Leaving aside your own personal intentions and circumstances, is your current job...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-960.04Missing
inapplicable-8623737.58Missing
proxy and/or phone-78895.36Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Permanent job1875552.7592.51
Not permanent job27094.277.49
Total16597100.00
Valid cases9464Missing cases7133
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 1 OR (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1)) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteRefers to main job i.e. the most remunerative or that involving most hours. Became two variables from Wave 9 onwards to obtain more detail about non-permanent jobs.
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbterm2Type of non-permanent job
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)
Question Number and Text LE4A : In what way is the job not permanent, is it...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Seasonal work146.36.5
Fixed term contract22601.636.7
Agency temping396.613.5
Casual41931.227.2
Other5114.716.1
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-81499690.4Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Valid cases709Missing cases15888
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 1 OR (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1) AND LJBTERM1 = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from and job is not permanent
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteSee note for LJBTERM1
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbsocOccupation (SOC): current main job
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (61)
Question Number and Text LE5 : What was your (main) job last week? Please tell me the exact job title and describe fully the sort of work you do.
Valid cases8388Missing cases8209
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteSee Note for LJBTERM1. See coding frame in Appendix to Vol. A. Used to construct derived occupational class variables (LJBSEG, LJBGOLD etc.). Coded using CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbsoc00Occupation (SOC2000): current main job
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (61)
Question Number and Text LE5 : What was your (main) job last week? Please tell me the exact job title and describe fully the sort of work you do.
Valid cases9982Missing cases6615
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteSee Coding frame in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbsic92Industry(SIC92) of employer: current job
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (61)
Question Number and Text LE6 : What does the firm/organisation you work for actually make or do (at the place where you work)?
Valid cases10035Missing cases6562
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
NoteSee Note for LJBTERM1. See coding frame in Appendix to Vol. A. Where a 3-digit SIC code is given, this should be read as having a leading zero. Proxy responses were not coded and are therefore (-7) missing in this variable.
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbsempEmployee or self-employed: current job
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (61)
Question Number and Text LE7 : Are you an employee or self-employed?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Employee1884453.388.1
Self-employed211917.211.9
Inapplicable-8656239.5Missing
Valid cases10035Missing cases6562
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 1 OR (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1)) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbmngrManagerial duties: current job
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (61)
Question Number and Text LE8 : Do you have any managerial duties or do you supervise any other employees?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-960.04Missing
inapplicable-8775346.71Missing
Manager1179210.8020.28
Foreman/supervisor212577.5714.22
Not mnger/supervisor3578934.8865.5
Total16597100.00
Valid cases8838Missing cases7759
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 1 OR (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1) AND LJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Sector and Duties
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbsectEmploying organisation: current job
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (62)
Question Number and Text LE9 : Which of the types of organisations on this card (E1) do you work for (in your main job)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-990.05Missing
inapplicable-8775346.71Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Private firm/company1589935.5466.78
Civil Srv/Cntrl Govt23862.334.37
Local Govt/town hall312817.7214.5
NHS or higher educ47544.548.54
Natnalised industry5610.370.69
Non-profit orgs.62971.793.36
Armed forces7530.320.6
Other81030.621.17
Total16597100.00
Valid cases8834Missing cases7763
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 1 OR (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1) AND LJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee.
Index TermsEmployment: Sector and Duties
NoteFrom Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbsizeNo. employed at workplace: current job
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (62)
Question Number and Text LE10 : How many people are employed at the place where you work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9330.20Missing
inapplicable-8775346.71Missing
refused-210.01Missing
1 - 212871.733.26
3 - 9213458.1015.27
10 - 24314518.7416.47
25 - 49411727.0613.3
50 - 99510386.2511.78
100 - 19968735.269.91
200 - 499710256.1811.63
500 - 99985323.216.04
1000 or more98925.3710.12
DK/less than 2510310.190.35
DK/25 or more111640.991.86
Total16597100.00
Valid cases8810Missing cases7787
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 1 OR (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1) AND LJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Workplace and Size of Firm
NoteIncludes total no. employed at workplace, not in department or section.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbhrsNo. of hours normally worked per week
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (63)
Question Number and Text LE11 : Thinking about your (main) job, how many hours, excluding overtime and meal breaks, are you expected to work in a normal week?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
33.2411.90099
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No expected hours0131.81.5
Amount stated1874252.798.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8766646.2Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-154.3Missing
Valid cases8873Missing cases7724
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 1 OR (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1) AND LJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
NoteWhether job is full-time or part-time is given in derived variable LJBFT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbotNo. of overtime hours in normal week
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (63)
Question Number and Text LE12 : And how many hours overtime do you usually work in a normal week?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
3.495.78075
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
None0470828.456.9
Amount stated1356921.543.1
Inapplicable-8734144.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-189.5Missing
Valid cases8277Missing cases8320
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 1 OR (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1) AND LJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
NoteIncludes unpaid overtime. See note for LJBHRS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbotpdNo. of hours worked as paid overtime
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (63)
Question Number and Text LE13 : How much of that overtime is usually paid overtime?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
4.305.85075
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No paid overtime015479.344.2
Amount stated1195111.855.8
Missing or wild-9105.6Missing
Inapplicable-81205072.6Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Don't know-155.3Missing
Valid cases3498Missing cases13099
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 1 OR (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1) AND LJBSEMP = 1 AND LJBOT GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works paid overtime
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
NoteIncludes all time paid above basic salary or wage, including that not at increased rate.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ljbhrlkPreference over hours worked
Record TypeLINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (63)
Question Number and Text LE14 : Thinking about the hours you work, assuming that you would be paid the same amount per hour, would you prefer to
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Work fewer hours1275316.633.1
Work more hours25573.46.7
Contin same hrs3499930.160.2
Inapplicable-8734144.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78895.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-157.3Missing
Valid cases8309Missing cases8288
Question RouteIF (LJBHAS = 1 OR (LJBHAS = 2 AND LJBOFF = 1) AND LJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18