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Record Type lhhresp

lhid Household identification number
lhhdoi Day of interview
lhhmoi Month of interview
lhhyoi4 Year of interview
lhhsoih Hour interview began
lhhsoim Minute interview began
lhstype Type of accommodation
lhsrins Institutional accommodation rented
lhsroom Number of rooms in accommodation
lhsownd House owned or rented
lhsowr1 PNO of 1st person owning accommodation
lhsowr2 PNO of 2nd person owning accommodation
lhsval Value of property: home owners
lmghave Home mortgaged or owned outright
lhsowrp Outright homeowner before 1.9.2001
lmgynot How home came to be owned outright
lhscost Original purchase price of property
lhsyr04 Year became owner: home bought outright
lmgyr04 Year mortgage began
lmgly Mortgage on home before 1.9.2001
lhsivlw HH interview this address last year
lmgold Amount borrowed at purchase: mortgagee
lmglife Years left to pay: mortgagee
lmgtype Type of mortgage
lmgxtra Taken out additional mortgage on home
lmgnew Amount of additional mortgage on home
lmgxty1 Extra loan for home extension
lmgxty2 Extra loan for home improvements
lmgxty3 Extra loan for car purchase
lmgxty4 Extra loan for other consumer goods
lmgxty5 Extra loan for other specified reason
lxpmg Last total monthly mortgage payment
lxpmg1 Mortgage includes protection policy
lxpmg2 Mortgage includes structure insurance
lxpmg3 Mortgage includes contents insurance
lxpmg4 Mortgage includes extra payments
lhsjb Accommodation with present job: renter
lrentp1 Who rents accommodation: 1st mention
lrentp2 Who rents accommodation: 2nd mention
lrentll Landlord of rented accommodation
lrentf Accommodation rented furnished or other
lrent Net amount of last rent payment
lrentw Weeks covered by last rent payment
lrent1 Rent includes water charges
lrent2 Rent includes land or business premises
lrent3 Rent includes garage
lrent4 Rent includes heating lighting or water
lrent5 Rent includes meals
lrent6 Rent includes other services
lrent7 Rent includes sewerage charges
lrent8 Rent includes council tax
lrenthb Receives rent rebate or rent allowance
lrentg Gross rent including Housing Benefit
lrentgw Weeks covered by gross rent
lxphsdf Problems paying for housing over year
lxphsd1 Housing payments required borrowing
lxphsd2 Housing payments required cutbacks
lxphsdb Been 2+ months late with housing payment
lhskch Accom: has separate kitchen
lhskchs Accom: is separate kitchen shared
lhsbth Accom: has separate bathroom
lhsbths Accom: is separate bathroom shared
lhstlt Accom: has indoor toilet
lhstlts Accom: is indoor toilet shared
lhsgdn Accom: has terrace/garden
lhsgdns Accom: is terrace/garden shared
lxpgasy Amount spent on gas since Sept 2001
lxplecy Amount on electricity since Sept 2001
lxpoily Amount spent on oil since Sept 2001
lxpsfly Amount on coal/other since Sept 2001
lheatch Household has central heating
lheatyp Central heating fuel type
lhsprbg Accom: shortage of space
lhsprbh Accom: noise from neighbours
lhsprbi Accom: street noise
lhsprbj Accom: not enough light
lhsprbk Accom: lack of adequate heating
lhsprbl Accom: condensation
lhsprbm Accom: leaky roof
lhsprbn Accom: damp walls, floors etc
lhsprbo Accom: rot in windows, floors
lhsprbp Accom: pollution/environmental problems
lhsprbq Accom: vandalism or crime
lhsctax Council tax band of accommodation
lhs2ownd Household member owns other property
lhs2valo Value of other property
lhs2vala Oth property: amt 50,000 or more
lhs2valb Oth property: amt 100,000 or more
lhs2valc Oth property: amt 250,000 or more
lhs2vald Oth property: amt 10,000 or more
lmgtot Total mortgage on all property
lcdhave Has one of listed items in accommodation
lcdbght Bought a consumer durable since 1.9.2001
lcd1use Colour TV in accommodation
lcd1new Colour TV bought in last year
lcd1cst Cost of TV bought in past year
lcd2use VCR in accommodation
lcd2new VCR bought in last year
lcd2cst Cost of VCR bought in past year
lcd3use Freezer in accommodation
lcd3new Freezer bought in last year
lcd3cst Cost of deep freeze bought in past year
lcd4use Washing machine in accommodation
lcd4new Washing machine bought in last year
lcd4cst Cost of washer bought in past year
lcd5use Tumble dryer in accommodation
lcd5new Tumble dryer bought in last year
lcd5cst Cost of tumble drier bought in past year
lcd6use Dish washer in accommodation
lcd6new Dish washer bought in last year
lcd6cst Cost of dish washer bought in past year
lcd7use Microwave oven in accommodation
lcd7new Microwave oven bought in last year
lcd7cst Cost of microwave bought in past year
lcd8use Home computer in accommodation
lcd8new Home computer bought in last year
lcd8cst Cost of computer bought in past year
lcd9use CD player in accommodation
lcd9new CD player bought in last year
lcd9cst Cost of CD player bought in past year
lcd10use Satellite Dish in accommodation
lcd10new Satellite Dish bought in last year
lcd10cst Cost of satellite bought in past year
lcd11use Cable TV in accommodation
lcd11new Cable TV bought in last year
lcd11cst Cost of cable TV bought in past year
lcd12use Telephone in accommodation
lcd12new Telephone bought in last year
lcd12cst Cost of telephone bought in past year
lpcnet Is computer connected to the internet
lxphp Repayments on hire purchase or loans
lxphpdf Repayments a burden on household
lhscana Keep home adequately warm
lhscnta Would like to keep home warm
lhscanb Pay for annual holiday
lhscntb Would like to pay for annual holiday
lhscanc Replace furniture
lhscntc Would like to replace furniture
lhscand Buy new clothes
lhscntd Would like to buy new clothes
lhscane Eat meat on alternate days
lhscnte Would like meat on alternate days
lhscanf Feed visitors once a month
lhscntf Can't afford visitors once a month
lxpfood Total weekly food and grocery bill
lncars Car or van available for private use
lcarown Household member owns vehicle
lcarval Value vehicle(s) less amount outstanding
livh1 PNO of 1st person answering HH questions
livh2 PNO of 2nd person answering HH questions
livh3 PNO of 3rd person answering HH questions
lhhfoih Hour interview ended
lhhfoim Minute interview ended
livfho Final household interview outcome
lhhorig Sample Origin
lhhdc Household level document check
lxhwght Household Weight
lhhsize Number of Persons in Household
lhhtype Household Type
lregion Region / Metropolitan Area
lnch02 Number children in household aged 0-2
lnch34 Number children in household aged 3-4
lnch511 Number children in household aged 5-11
lnch1215 Number children in household aged 12-15
lnch1618 Number dependent children in HH 16+
lnkids Number of children in household
lnwed Number of married persons in household
lnpens Number over pensionable age in household
lna75pl Number aged 75 and over in household
lagechy Age of youngest child in household
lncouple Number of Couples in household
lnonepar Number of Single Parents in household
lnemp Number in Employment in household
lnwage Number in household of working age
ltenure Housing tenure
lxphsn Net monthly housing costs
lxphsg Gross monthly housing costs
lfieqfcb HH Equivalence scale before hsing costs
lfieqfca HH Equivalence scale after hsing costs
lfihhyr annual hh income (1.9.2001-1.9.2002)
lfihhmn Household income: month before interview
lfihhyl annual household labour income
lfihhynl Annual household non-labour income
lfihhyp Annual household pension income
lfihhyb Annual household benefit income
lfihhyt Annual household transfer income
lfihhyi Annual household investment income
lfihhml HH labour income month before intv
lfihhmnl HH non-labour income month before intv
lfihhmp HH pension income month before intv
lfihhmb HH benefit income month before intv
lfihhmt HH transfer income month before intv
lfihhmi HH investment income month before intv
lhhmove Mover household indicator
lmgnewi Imputation flag - LMGNEW (base)
lxpmgi Imputation flag - LXPMG (base)
lhsvali Imputation flag - LHSVAL (base)
lrenti Imputation flag - LRENT (base)
lrentgi Imputation flag - LRENTG (base)
lxphsni Imputation flag - LXPHSN (derived)
lxphsgi Imputation flag - LXPHSG (derived)
lfihhmni Imputation flag - LFIHHMN (derived)
lfihhmli Imputation flag - LFIHHML (derived)
lfihmnli Imputation flag - LFIHHMNL (derived)
lfihhmpi Imputation flag - LFIHHMP (derived)
lfihhmbi Imputation flag - LFIHHMB (derived)
lfihhmti Imputation flag - LFIHHMT (derived)
lfihhmii Imputation flag - LFIHHMI (derived)
lfihhyri Imputation flag - LFIHHYR (derived)
lfihhyli Imputation flag - LFIHHYL (derived)
lfihhyni Imputation flag - LFIHHYNL (derived)
lfihhypi Imputation flag - LFIHHYP (derived)
lfihhybi Imputation flag - LFIHHYB (derived)
lfihhyti Imputation flag - LFIHHYT (derived)
lfihhyii Imputation flag - LFIHHYI (derived)
lfihhsel Flag: S/Emp loss not inc. in HH income
lxhwtuk1 Household weight -all samples
lxhwtuk2 Household weight -within UK estimates
lregion2 Government Office Region
lloctax local taxes
lhdemp hd empl earn
lspemp sp empl earn
lhdse hd se earn
lspse sp se earn
lothlab oth hh lab income
ldeduc total hh deductions
lnetlab total lab income
lni national ins. contributions
lcontr occup. pension contr.
ltaxnet income tax net of credits
ltaxgr income tax before credits
ltaxcr credits on income tax
lgrpay hh gross labour earnings
lhcost gross housing costs
lhhi hh inv income
lhhb hh ben income
lhhp hh pension income
lhht hh transfer income
lhhneti hh net income
lhhnetde hh current net inc equ(McClements)/defl
lhmaint hh maint paid
lbhcind BHC index: Jan 1987=100
lmonum Year and month of interview: YYYYMM
lhhnetde2 hh current net inc equ(mod-oecd)/defl
leq_moecd (mean) eq_moecd
lhhyrln hh ann. net labour income
lyrni hh ann. nat. ins. contrib.
lyrcontr hh ann. occup. pens. contrib.
lhhyrlg hh ann. gross labour income
lyrtaxnt hh ann. inc. tax after credits
lyrtaxgr hh ann. inc. tax before credits
lyrtaxcr hh ann. credits on income tax
lyrdeduc hh ann. total deductions
lhhyri hh ann. invest. income
lhhyrb hh ann. ben income
lhhyrp hh ann. pension income
lhhyrt hh ann. transfer income
lhhyneti hh. ann. net income
lhhnyrde real equivalised hh ann. income
lbhcinda average inflation over reference period: 1.9. - 31.8.
lbasepi inflation index in reference month: 201001
lhhyrpi imputation flag - lfihhyp (derived)
lhhyrbi imputation flag - lfihhyb (derived)
lhhyrti imputation flag - lfihhyt (derived)
lhhyrii imputation flag - lfihhyi (derived)
lhhyrlni imputation flag - whhyrln (based on lfihhyli)
lhhnyrde2 real equivalised hh ann. Income, using mod OCED scale