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mhidHousehold identification number
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text MHID : Office Code
Valid cases9045Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhhdoiDay of interview
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text MH0AD : Office Code
Valid cases8744Missing cases301
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhhmoiMonth of interview
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text MH0AM : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January12873.23.3
February2951.11.1
March337.4.4
April426.3.3
May51.0.0
September9400444.345.8
October10282931.332.4
November11115212.713.2
December123133.53.6
Missing or wild-93013.3Missing
Valid cases8744Missing cases301
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


mhhyoi4Year of interview
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text MH0AY : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
2003829891.794.9
20044464.95.1
Missing or wild-93013.3Missing
Valid cases8744Missing cases301
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
NoteDue to extended fieldwork period this is an important check on recall data, e.g. in ascertaining for instance which 'Winter' or 'January' R is referring to.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhhsoihHour interview began
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text MH0BH : Interviewer Code: Time at start of interview (hours)
Valid cases8682Missing cases363
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhhsoimMinute interview began
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text MH0BM : Interviewer Code: Time at start of interview (minutes)
Valid cases8682Missing cases363
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhstypeType of accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text MH0C : (from observation) What type of accommodation does the household live in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Det'd house/bungalow1228925.326.4
Semi-det'd house/bun2258728.629.8
End terraced house37137.98.2
Terraced house4165818.319.1
Purpose blt flat <1057658.58.8
Purpose blt flat >1062582.93.0
Converted flat <1071962.22.3
Converted flat >10827.3.3
Incl business prem935.4.4
Bedsitter under 101014.2.2
Bedsitter 10+ dwellg1111.1.1
Bedsitter single occ125.1.1
Sheltered accommdn1334.4.4
Institutional1426.3.3
Other1566.7.8
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
T'phone q-not asked-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8684Missing cases361
Question RouteALL
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteRefers to space used by h/hold, not to issued address. Code 7 implies access to business premises without going outside building. Question change from Wave One to Wave Two, recoded 'Other' 0 into 11 and new category 10 `Institution'. From Wave 5 on the coding frame was expanded to allow comparability with the European Community Household Panel.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsrinsInstitutional accommodation rented
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text MH1A : If institutional accommodation - Is accommodation rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes117.265.4
No29.134.6
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8871296.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases9019
Question RouteALL
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteKey routing check. Before Wave 2, respondents were not followed in institutions. See Section on Sampling in Vol A.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsroomNumber of rooms in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text MH2 : I would like to ask you a few questions about your household's accommodation. How many rooms are there here, including bedrooms but excluding kitchens, bathrooms, and any rooms you may let or sublet?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9590.65Missing
inapplicable-8300.33Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8654Missing cases391
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteRooms currently sublet to persons outside h/hold are excluded, those occupied by lodgers or boarders within h/hold are included.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsowndHouse owned or rented
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text MH3 : Does your household own or rent this accommodation or does it come rent-free?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Owned or on mortgage1624269.072.1
Shared ownership232.4.4
Rented3221924.525.6
Rent free41351.51.6
Other529.3.3
Missing or wild-957.6Missing
Inapplicable-830.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8657Missing cases388
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteShared ownership includes co-ownership and equity sharing schemes. Rent-free excludes cases of complete rebate through Housing Benefit and payment by charity. Used in construction of derived variable MTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsowr1PNO of 1st person owning accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text MH4M1 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) owned?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in HH060.71.0
1568062.890.5
24615.17.3
355.6.9
48.1.1
57.1.1
62.0.0
71.0.0
Missing or wild-9871.0Missing
Inapplicable-8238326.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases6274Missing cases2771
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteRecords Person Number
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsowr2PNO of 2nd person owning accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text MH4M2 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) owned?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in HH0259528.741.7
11331.52.1
2337137.354.2
374.81.2
442.5.7
57.1.1
61.0.0
Missing or wild-9871.0Missing
Inapplicable-8243426.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases6223Missing cases2822
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteRecords Person Number
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsvalValue of property: home owners
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text MH5 : About how much would you expect to get for your home if you sold it today?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
151105.70163156.6216500000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1629069.5100.0
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8238326.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases6290Missing cases2755
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes imputed data. See note for MMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmghaveHome mortgaged or owned outright
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text MH6 : Is this accommodation:...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Owned outright1264629.342.2
Buying mortgage/loan2362840.157.8
Missing or wild-9871.0Missing
Inapplicable-8238326.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases6274Missing cases2771
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable MTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsowrpOutright homeowner before 1.9.2002
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text MH7 : Were you the outright owner(s) of this property before September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1246127.293.0
No21842.07.0
Missing or wild-9881.0Missing
Inapplicable-8601166.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases2645Missing cases6400
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 1) Asked if R's home is owned outright
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteKey routing check.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgynotHow home came to be owned outright
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text MH8 : Which of the following best describes how you came to own this property outright? Have you....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Paid mortgage/loan149.526.6
Bought it with cash21111.260.3
Inherited all/share39.14.9
Other means of purch415.28.2
Missing or wild-9891.0Missing
Inapplicable-8847193.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases184Missing cases8861
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 1 AND MHSOWRP = 2) Asked if R became outright owner of home since last year
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhscostOriginal purchase price of property
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text MH9,MH11,MH16 : How much did you pay for the property?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
95668.9296654.304001500000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated15946.6100.0
Missing or wild-9891.0Missing
Inapplicable-8802588.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Don't know-125.3Missing
Valid cases594Missing cases8451
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND (MMGHAVE = 1 AND MMGYNOT= 1-2) OR (MMGHAVE = 2 AND MHSIVLW = 2) Asked if R became outright owner of home since last year or if R owns or part owns home and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsyr04Year became owner: home bought outright
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text MH10 : In what year did you first become the owner of this house/flat?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2002.650.4820022003
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated155.6100.0
Missing or wild-9971.1Missing
Inapplicable-8858294.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-110.1Missing
Valid cases55Missing cases8990
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 1 AND MHSOWRP = 2 AND MMGYNOT NE 2) Asked if R owns property outright and was not outright owner before 1.9.2002 and came to own it by other means than paying off mortgage
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgyr04Year mortgage began
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text MH12,MH15 : In what year did you first start paying a mortgage on this house/flat?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1998.307.9219682003
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated15676.3100.0
Missing or wild-9891.0Missing
Inapplicable-8807489.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-114.2Missing
Valid cases567Missing cases8478
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND (MMGHAVE = 1 AND MHSOWRP = 2 AND MMGYNOT = 2) OR (MMGHAVE = 2 AND MHSIVLW = 2) Asked if R owns property outright through paying off mortgage since last year or is buying the property with a mortgage or loan but was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmglyMortgage on home before 1.9.2002
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text MH13 : Did you have a mortgage on this accommodation before September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1326036.089.9
No23674.110.1
Inapplicable-8511656.6Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases3627Missing cases5418
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteAt Wave Two, this is comparable with MMGSTAT.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsivlwHH interview this address last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text MH14 : Were you (or any member of your household) interviewed at this address last year?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1315734.996.8
No21031.13.2
Inapplicable-8548460.6Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases3260Missing cases5785
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgoldAmount borrowed at purchase: mortgagee
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text MH17 : How much did you borrow originally when you bought the property, that is excluding any later additions to the mortgage?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
72569.9852207.672000400000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated14234.7100.0
Inapplicable-8827491.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Refused-29.1Missing
Don't know-138.4Missing
Valid cases423Missing cases8622
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND MMGHAVE = 2 AND MMGLY = 1 AND MHSIVLW = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords total amount borrowed at purchase.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmglifeYears left to pay: mortgagee
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text MH18 : How many years has the mortgage still to run?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
206.53135
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated14424.9100.0
Inapplicable-8827491.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-128.3Missing
Valid cases442Missing cases8603
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND MMGHAVE = 2 AND MMGLY = 1 AND MHSIVLW = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords date on which all mortgages on property paid off.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgtypeType of mortgage
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text MH19 : Is your mortgage or loan.....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Repaymnt mortge/loan13533.978.3
Endowment mortgage237.48.2
Pt repaymnt/endowmnt337.48.2
Other mortgage/loan424.35.3
Inapplicable-8827491.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-119.2Missing
Valid cases451Missing cases8594
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND MMGHAVE = 2 AND MMGLY = 1 AND MHSIVLW = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgxtraTaken out additional mortgage on home
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text MH20 : Have you taken out any additional mortgage or loan on this house/flat since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13874.310.7
No2324035.889.3
Inapplicable-8511656.6Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases3627Missing cases5418
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgnewAmount of additional mortgage on home
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH21 : How much in total is this additional mortgage or loan?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
20298.5419104.301000136000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated13784.2100.0
Inapplicable-8835792.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Refused-25.1Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases378Missing cases8667
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) AND MMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes any additional loans, including second mortgages. if remortgaged, amount given is difference between mortgage paid off and remortgage towards this total. Includes imputed data. For variables directly associated with a question, the imputation flag variable takes the missing value code of the original variable (e.g. Don't know, refuse, etc.) if imputed, and 0 if not imputed, or -8 if the variable was inapplicable. See section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgxty1Extra loan for home extension
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH22A : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Home extension
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned03013.377.8
Home extension1861.022.2
Inapplicable-8835792.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases387Missing cases8658
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) AND MMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgxty2Extra loan for home improvements
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH22B : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Home improvements or repairs
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01932.149.9
Home improvements11942.150.1
Inapplicable-8835792.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases387Missing cases8658
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) AND MMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Home Improvements
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgxty3Extra loan for car purchase
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH22C : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Car purchase
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned03503.990.4
Car purchase137.49.6
Inapplicable-8835792.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases387Missing cases8658
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) AND MMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Transport
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgxty4Extra loan for other consumer goods
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH22D : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Other consumer goods
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned03563.992.0
Other consumer gds131.38.0
Inapplicable-8835792.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases387Missing cases8658
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) AND MMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgxty5Extra loan for other specified reason
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH22E : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02662.968.7
Other specifed expen11211.331.3
Inapplicable-8835792.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases387Missing cases8658
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) AND MMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxpmgLast total monthly mortgage payment
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH23 : How much was your last total monthly instalment on the mortgage(s) or loan(s)?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
353.85292.3649999
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1362840.1100.0
Inapplicable-8511656.6Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases3628Missing cases5417
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes imputed data. See note for MMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxpmg1Mortgage includes protection policy
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH24A : Did that payment include any of the following?...A mortgage protection policy?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1118313.135.4
No2215723.864.6
Inapplicable-8532558.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-179.9Missing
Valid cases3340Missing cases5705
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2 AND MXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxpmg2Mortgage includes structure insurance
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH24B : Did that payment include any of the following?...Building structure insurance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1110512.232.6
No2228625.367.4
Inapplicable-8532558.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-128.3Missing
Valid cases3391Missing cases5654
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2 AND MXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxpmg3Mortgage includes contents insurance
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH24C : Did that payment include any of the following?...Contents or possessions insurance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes17308.121.5
No2266629.578.5
Inapplicable-8532558.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-123.3Missing
Valid cases3396Missing cases5649
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2 AND MXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxpmg4Mortgage includes extra payments
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text MH24D : Did that payment include any of the following?...Any other extra payments?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1991.12.9
No2329636.497.1
Inapplicable-8532558.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-124.3Missing
Valid cases3395Missing cases5650
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 1-2 AND MMGHAVE = 2 AND MXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsjbAccommodation with present job: renter
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text MH25 : Does the accommodation go with the present job of anyone in the household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1941.03.9
No2230525.596.1
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8627469.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases2399Missing cases6646
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrentp1Who rents accommodation: 1st mention
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text MH26M1 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in HH053.62.2
1211123.388.0
22062.38.6
320.2.8
48.1.3
51.0.0
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8627469.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases2399Missing cases6646
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords Person Number.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrentp2Who rents accommodation: 2nd mention
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text MH26M2 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in HH0181220.076.8
128.31.2
24615.119.6
330.31.3
418.2.8
57.1.3
62.0.1
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8631569.8Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases2358Missing cases6687
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords Person Number.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrentllLandlord of rented accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text MH27 : Who is the accommodation rented from or provided by?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Local auth/Council1117713.049.1
NewTown Comm/Corp21.0.0
Property company382.93.4
Scottish Homes44.0.2
Other housg assoc53994.416.6
Employer635.41.5
Other org785.93.5
Relative81021.14.3
Employer920.2.8
Other individual104935.520.6
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8627469.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases2398Missing cases6647
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable MTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrentfAccommodation rented furnished or other
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text MH28 : Do you rent your accommodation....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Furnished12803.111.7
Partly furnished21271.45.3
Unfurnished3199222.083.0
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8627469.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases2399Missing cases6646
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable MTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrentNet amount of last rent payment
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text MH30 : How much was the last rent payment, including any services or water charges but after any rebates?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
189.21260.5914000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1164818.2100.0
Missing or wild-970.8Missing
Inapplicable-8642871.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Rent rebate-35986.6Missing
Valid cases1648Missing cases7397
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 ) Asked if R's home is rented
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteVariables associated with payments or receipts include two for each, the amount of the receipt or payment (here MRENT), and the period in weeks which it covered (here MRENTW). These variables should not be used without first converting to a common time metric (e.g. dividing by number of weeks). Includes imputed data. See note for MMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrentwWeeks covered by last rent payment
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text MH31 : What period did this cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2.733.06152
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated1.00164818.2100.0
Missing or wild-9.0070.8Missing
Inapplicable-8.00702677.7Missing
Telephone int. only-7.003013.3Missing
Valid cases1648Missing cases7397
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 AND MRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for MRENT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrent1Rent includes water charges
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text MH32A : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Water charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13894.324.8
No296110.661.2
NA in Northern Irela72202.414.0
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8709778.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases1570Missing cases7475
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 AND MRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrent7Rent includes sewerage charges
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text MH32B : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Sewerage charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13774.224.2
No296310.661.7
NA in Northern Irela72202.414.1
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8709778.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-116.2Missing
Valid cases1560Missing cases7485
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3,5 AND MRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrent2Rent includes land or business premises
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text MH32C : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Land or business premises?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes125.31.6
No2154317.198.4
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8709778.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-18.1Missing
Valid cases1568Missing cases7477
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 AND MRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes farms.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrent3Rent includes garage
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text MH32D : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. A garage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11001.16.4
No2147216.393.6
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8709778.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases1572Missing cases7473
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 AND MRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrent4Rent includes heating lighting or water
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text MH32E : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Heating or lighting or hot water?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11281.48.1
No2144616.091.9
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8709778.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases1574Missing cases7471
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 AND MRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrent5Rent includes meals
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text MH32F : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Meals?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes118.21.1
No2155717.298.9
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8709778.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1575Missing cases7470
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 AND MRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrent8Rent includes council tax
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text MH32G : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Council tax?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes12813.117.9
No2128514.282.1
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8709778.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-110.1Missing
Valid cases1566Missing cases7479
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3,5 AND MRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteNew at Wave 5, Council Tax replaced Community Charge (Poll- Tax).
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrent6Rent includes other services
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text MH32H : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Any other services your landlord might provide for you including repairs and maintenance charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15245.833.5
No2103811.566.5
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8709778.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-114.2Missing
Valid cases1562Missing cases7483
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 AND MRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteMinor wording change from Wave 4 to Wave 5.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrenthbReceives rent rebate or rent allowance
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text MH33 : Was any housing benefit such as a rent rebate or rent allowance deducted from the last rent payment?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13834.224.3
No2119313.275.7
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8709778.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases1576Missing cases7469
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 AND MRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Allowances/Rebates
NoteExclude those whose rent is paid by individual or charitable organisation outside the household (e.g. relative) or where whole of rent is paid through income support or housing benefit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrentgGross rent including Housing Benefit
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text MH34,MH35 : So what would the last rent payment have been if Housing Benefit had not been deducted from it?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
85.3885.020725
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.0.1
Amount stated198110.899.9
Missing or wild-971.8Missing
Inapplicable-8769185.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases982Missing cases8063
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 AND MRENT GT 0 ) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for MRENT. Includes imputed data. See note for MMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mrentgwWeeks covered by gross rent
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text MH36 : What period would that cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1.370.9714.33
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated1.006387.1100.0
Missing or wild-9.0071.8Missing
Inapplicable-8.00803488.8Missing
Telephone int. only-7.003013.3Missing
Refused-2.001.0Missing
Valid cases638Missing cases8407
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND = 3, 5 AND MRENT GE 0 ) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for MRENT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxphsdfProblems paying for housing over year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH37 : Many people these days are finding it difficult to keep up with their housing payments. In the last twelve months would you say you have had any difficulties paying for your accommodation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13824.26.5
No2483653.582.8
rent rebate36246.910.7
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8287031.7Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Refused-27.1Missing
Don't Know-123.3Missing
Valid cases5842Missing cases3203
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND=3,5 OR (MHSOWND = 1, 2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxphsd1Housing payments required borrowing
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH38A : Did you have to...(in order to meet housing payments)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11041.127.2
No22783.172.8
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8836092.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases382Missing cases8663
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND=3,5 OR (MHSOWND = 1, 2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) AND MXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxphsd2Housing payments required cutbacks
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH38B : Did you have to...(in order to meet housing payments)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13033.379.3
No279.920.7
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8836092.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases382Missing cases8663
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND=3,5 OR (MHSOWND = 1, 2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) AND MXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxphsdbBeen 2+ months late with housing payment
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH39 : In the last twelve months have you ever found yourself more than two months behind with your rent/mortgage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1871.022.8
No22953.377.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8836092.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases382Missing cases8663
Question RouteIF (MHSOWND=3,5 OR (MHSOWND = 1, 2 AND MMGHAVE = 2) AND MXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteExcludes accidental non-payments.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhskchAccom: has separate kitchen
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A separate kitchen.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1854394.498.5
No21281.41.5
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhskchsAccom: is separate kitchen shared
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH40B : Do you share the kitchen with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11031.11.2
No2844093.398.8
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-81411.6Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8543Missing cases502
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsbthAccom: has separate bathroom
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A separate bath/shower room.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1857194.898.8
No21001.11.2
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsbthsAccom: is separate bathroom shared
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH40B : Do you share the bathroom/shower room with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11311.41.5
No2844093.398.5
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-81131.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8571Missing cases474
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhstltAccom: has indoor toilet
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? An indoor flushing toilet.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1859795.099.1
No274.8.9
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhstltsAccom: is indoor toilet shared
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH40B : Do you share the toilet with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11251.41.5
No2847293.798.5
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8871.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8597Missing cases448
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsgdnAccom: has terrace/garden
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A place to sit outside e.g. a terrace or garden.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1816090.294.1
No25115.65.9
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsgdnsAccom: is terrace/garden shared
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text MH40B : Do you share the terrace/garden with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes16487.27.9
No2751283.192.1
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-85245.8Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8160Missing cases885
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxpgasyAmount spent on gas since Sept 2002
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text MH41A : In the last year, since September 1st 2002, approximately how much has your household spent on domestic fuel starting with ... Gas (including Calor Gas)
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
324.48210.4403000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Nothing/included in01511.72.5
Amount stated1587565.097.5
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
No gas-3222624.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-14184.6Missing
Valid cases6026Missing cases3019
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18