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mxplecyAmount on electricity since Sept 2002
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text MH41B : In the last year, since September 1st 2002, approximately how much has your household spent on domestic fuel starting with ... Electricity
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
351.73214.4603000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Nothing/included in01321.51.7
Amount stated1773985.698.3
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int only-73013.3Missing
Elec/gas combined-43043.4Missing
No electricity-327.3Missing
Don't know-14695.2Missing
Valid cases7871Missing cases1174
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxpoilyAmount spent on oil since Sept 2002
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text MH41C : In the last year, since September 1st 2002, approximately how much has your household spent on domestic fuel starting with ... Oil
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
455.40238.3801500
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Nothing/included in058.63.6
Amount stated1156817.396.4
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
No oil-3698877.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-156.6Missing
Valid cases1626Missing cases7419
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxpsflyAmount on coal/other since Sept 2002
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text MH41D : In the last year, since September 1st 2002, approximately how much has your household spent on domestic fuel starting with ... Solid fuel/other
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
220.02257.2902000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Nothing/included in01091.210.6
Amount stated192310.289.4
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
No solid fuel/other-3756883.7Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-170.8Missing
Valid cases1032Missing cases8013
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mheatchHousehold has central heating
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text MH42 : Do you have any form of central heating, including any electric storage heaters, in your (part of the) accommodation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9610.67Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
Yes1813289.9193.79
No25385.956.21
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8670Missing cases375
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
NoteIncludes any system where two or more rooms are heated from central source. Does not include appliances plugged into mains circuit at wall.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mheatypCentral heating fuel type
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text MH43 : Is the central heating fuelled by
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9620.69Missing
inapplicable-85526.10Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Mains gas1556661.5468.47
Electricity27428.209.13
Solid fuel32552.823.14
Oil4149716.5518.42
Something else5690.760.85
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8129Missing cases916
Question RouteIF (MHEATCH = 1) Asked if R's home has central heating
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Heating and Fuel
NoteSee note for MHEATCH.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprbgAccom: shortage of space
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44A : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Shortage of space
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9630.70Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes1167818.5519.36
No2698977.2780.64
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8667Missing cases378
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBF.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprbhAccom: noise from neighbours
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44B : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Noise from neighbours
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9640.71Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes18739.6510.07
No2779386.1689.93
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8666Missing cases379
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprbiAccom: street noise
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44C : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Other street noise
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9630.70Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes1131514.5415.17
No2735281.2884.83
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8667Missing cases378
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprbjAccom: not enough light
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44D : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Too dark, not enough light
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9640.71Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes14525.005.22
No2821490.8194.78
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8666Missing cases379
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprbkAccom: lack of adequate heating
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44E : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Lack of adequate heating facilities
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9640.71Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes13473.844.0
No2831991.9796.0
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8666Missing cases379
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBC.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprblAccom: condensation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44F : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Condensation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9680.75Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes17808.629.0
No2788287.1491.0
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8662Missing cases383
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBA.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprbmAccom: leaky roof
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44G : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Leaky roof
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9760.84Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes12532.802.92
No2840192.8897.08
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8654Missing cases391
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBD.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprbnAccom: damp walls, floors etc
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44H : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Damp walls, floors, foundation etc.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9680.75Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes15586.176.44
No2810489.6093.56
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8662Missing cases383
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBB.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprboAccom: rot in windows, floors
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44I : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Rot in window frames or floors
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9660.73Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes14975.495.74
No2816790.2994.26
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8664Missing cases381
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteSimilar to Wave 1 variable AHSPRBE.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprbpAccom: pollution/environmental problems
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44J : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Pollution, grime or other environmental problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9670.74Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes15596.186.45
No2810489.6093.55
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8663Missing cases382
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Problems
Housing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsprbqAccom: vandalism or crime
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH44K : Does your accommodation have any of the following problems? Vandalism or crime in the area
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9720.80Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes1149816.5617.3
No2716079.1682.7
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8658Missing cases387
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Housing: Problems
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhsctaxCouncil tax band of accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text MH45 : Could you please tell me which Council Tax band this accommodation is in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Band A : up to 40,001109812.118.2
Band B : 40,001 - 522126314.021.0
Band C : 52,001 - 683102911.417.1
Band D : 68,001 - 884118913.119.7
Band E : 88,001 - 1257067.811.7
Band F : 120,001 - 163353.75.6
Band G : 160,001 - 372873.24.8
Band H : 320,001+862.71.0
Hhold accom not valu956.6.9
Missing-958.6Missing
Not applicable-8161217.8Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-1104711.6Missing
Valid cases6025Missing cases3020
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhs2owndHousehold member owns other property
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text MH46 : Do you or any members of your household own any of the types of property listed on this card (h2) (other than your current home)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9630.70Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes18349.229.62
No2783386.6090.38
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8667Missing cases378
Question RouteALL
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhs2valoValue of other property
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text MH47 : Approximately how much do you think that property is currently worth in total?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
140615.33324582.9118000000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9870.96Missing
inapplicable-8791087.45Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-290.10Missing
Total9045100.00
Valid cases738Missing cases8307
Question RouteIF (MHS2OWND = 1) Asked if R or member of R's household owns any type of property mentioned on card H2.
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteBefore Wave 10 information on value of second property held in wHS2VAL
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhs2valaOth property: amt 50,000 or more
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text MH47A : Would it amount to 50,000 pounds or more?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9120.13Missing
inapplicable-8865795.71Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
Yes1460.5161.33
No2290.3238.67
Total9045100.00
Valid cases75Missing cases8970
Question RouteIF (MHS2OWND = 1 AND MHSVALO = -1) Asked if R or member of R's household owns any type of property mentioned on card H2 and does not know total value of property.
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for MHSVALO
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhs2valbOth property: amt 100,000 or more
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text MH47B : Would it amount to 100,000 pounds or more?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-960.07Missing
inapplicable-8869896.16Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
Yes1240.2760.0
No2160.1840.0
Total9045100.00
Valid cases40Missing cases9005
Question RouteIF (MHS2OWND = 1 AND MHS2VALO = -1 AND MHS2VALA = 1) Asked if R or member of R's household owns any type of property mentioned on card H2 and does not know total value of property but it is worth 50,000 or more.
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for MHSVALO
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhs2valcOth property: amt 250,000 or more
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text MH47C : Would it amount to 250,000 pounds or more?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-920.02Missing
inapplicable-8872096.41Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
Yes1160.1872.73
No260.0727.27
Total9045100.00
Valid cases22Missing cases9023
Question RouteIF (MHS2OWND = 1 AND MHS2VALO = -1 AND MHS2VALA = 1 AND MHS2VALB = 1) Asked if R or member of R's household owns any type of property mentioned on card H2 and does not know total value of property but it is worth 100,000 or more.
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for MHSVALO
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhs2valdOth property: amt 10,000 or more
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (13)
Question Number and Text MH47D : Would it amount to 10,000 pounds or more?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9120.13Missing
inapplicable-8870396.22Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
Yes1210.2372.41
No280.0927.59
Total9045100.00
Valid cases29Missing cases9016
Question RouteIF (MHS2OWND = 1 AND MHSVALO = -1 AND MHSVALA = 2 or MHSVALA = -1) Asked if R or member of R's household owns any type of property mentioned on card H2 and does not know total value of property or it is worth 50,000 or less
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for MHSVALO
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmgtotTotal mortgage on all property
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (14)
Question Number and Text MH49 : Could I just check, approximately how much is the total amount of your outstanding loans on all the property you (or your household) own, including your current home?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
58543.9660554.26301226000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1328736.3100.0
Missing or wild-91221.3Missing
Inapplicable-8463951.3Missing
Telephone intv. only-73013.3Missing
None-32733.0Missing
Refused-261.7Missing
Don't know-13624.0Missing
Valid cases3287Missing cases5758
Question RouteIF (MMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R or member of R's household is buying property with a mortgage.
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcdhaveHas one of listed items in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH50 : Would you look at this card (h3) please and tell me if you have any of the items listed in your (part of the) accommodation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9610.67Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes1863995.5199.65
No2300.330.35
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8669Missing cases376
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes items both owned and rented, also in store or being repaired. A filter question to route out those who have none of listed items. Note also that after Wave 1, questions about ownership of items (ACD*OWN) were dropped as they had led to large amounts of missing (-9) data in variables ACD1NEW and ACD2NEW.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcdbghtBought a consumer durable since 1.9.2002
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH52 : Was this item (were any of these items you have) bought since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9610.67Missing
inapplicable-8450.50Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
Yes1418346.2548.43
No2445549.2551.57
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8638Missing cases407
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home.
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteFilter question introduced at Wave 3.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd1useColour TV in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51A : Which items do you have? Colour television
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01211.31.4
Yes1855094.598.6
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd1newColour TV bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53A : Was it (Colour television) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0754983.587.4
Yes1109012.112.6
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD1USE = 1) Asked if R has a colour television
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd1cstCost of TV bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54A : How much in total have you paid for this (Colour television), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
447.60641.0417000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1102811.4100.0
Missing or wild-969.8Missing
Not applicable-8759484.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-325.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-125.3Missing
Valid cases1028Missing cases8017
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD1USE = 1 AND MCD1NEW = 1) Asked if R has a colour television and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd2useVCR in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51B : Which items do you have? Video recorder
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned07167.98.3
Yes1795587.991.7
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd2newVCR bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53B : Was it (Video recorder) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0718279.483.1
Yes1145716.116.9
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD2USE = 1) Asked if R has a video recorder
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd2cstCost of VCR bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54B : How much in total have you paid for this (Video recorder), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
144.52144.6011400
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1120613.3100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8722779.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-31691.9Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-179.9Missing
Valid cases1206Missing cases7839
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD2USE = 1 AND MCD2NEW = 1) Asked if R has a video recorder and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd10useSatellite dish at accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51C : Which items do you have? Satellite dish
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0569663.065.7
Yes1297532.934.3
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd10newSatellite Dish bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53C : Was it (Satellite dish) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0836792.596.9
Yes12723.03.1
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD10USE = 1) Asked if R has a satellite dish
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd10cstCost of satellite bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54C : How much in total have you paid for this (Satellite dish), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
95.36143.201900
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated12122.3100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8841293.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-311.1Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-146.5Missing
Valid cases212Missing cases8833
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD10USE = 1 AND MCD10NEW = 1) Asked if R has a satellite dish and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteOnly initial set-up costs recorded, not monthly subscriptions or bills.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd11useCable TV in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51D : Which items do you have? Cable TV
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0748982.886.4
Yes1118213.113.6
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd11newCable TV bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53D : Was it (Cable TV) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0856294.799.1
Yes177.9.9
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD11USE = 1) Asked if R has cable tv
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd11cstCost of cable TV bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54D : How much in total have you paid for this (Cable TV), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
113.02123.991600
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated153.6100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8860795.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-34.0Missing
Don't know-120.2Missing
Valid cases53Missing cases8992
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD11USE = 1 AND MCD11NEW = 1) Asked if R has cable tv and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteSee note for MCD10CST.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd3useFreezer in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51E : Which items do you have? Deep freeze or fridge freezer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned05345.96.2
Yes1813790.093.8
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items. Excludes fridge only.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd3newFreezer bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53E : Was it (Deep freeze or fridge freezer) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0793487.791.8
Yes17057.88.2
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD3USE = 1) Asked if R has a deep freeze or fridge freezer
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd3cstCost of deep freeze bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54E : How much in total have you paid for this (Deep freeze or fridge freezer), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
307406.4258500
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16647.3100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8797988.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-35.1Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-135.4Missing
Valid cases664Missing cases8381
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD3USE = 1 AND MCD3NEW = 1) Asked if R has a deep freeze or fridge freezer and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd4useWashing machine in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51F : Which items do you have? Washing machine
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04635.15.3
Yes1820890.794.7
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items. Excludes washing machine in communal laundry, Includes combined washer\driers.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd4newWashing machine bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53F : Was it (Washing machine) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0793387.791.8
Yes17067.88.2
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD4USE = 1) Asked if R has a washing machine
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd4cstCost of washer bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54F : How much in total have you paid for this (Washing machine), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
291.52122.7151300
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16737.4100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8797888.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-33.0Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-129.3Missing
Valid cases673Missing cases8372
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD4USE = 1 AND MCD4NEW = 1) Asked if R has a washing machine and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd5useTumble dryer in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51G : Which items do you have? Tumble drier
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0364840.342.1
Yes1502355.557.9
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items, plus combined washer\driers.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd5newTumble dryer bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53G : Was it (Tumble drier) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0823891.195.4
Yes14014.44.6
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD5USE = 1) Asked if R has a tumble drier
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd5cstCost of tumble drier bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54G : How much in total have you paid for this (Tumble drier), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
180.2182.012650
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated13373.7100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8828391.6Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-337.4Missing
Don't know-127.3Missing
Valid cases337Missing cases8708
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD5USE = 1 AND MCD5NEW = 1) Asked if R has a tumble drier and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd6useDish washer in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51H : Which items do you have? Dish washer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0571163.165.9
Yes1296032.734.1
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd6newDish washer bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53H : Was it (Dish washer) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0828991.695.9
Yes13503.94.1
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD6USE = 1) Asked if R has a dishwasher
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd6cstCost of dish washer bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54H : How much in total have you paid for this (Dish washer), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
281.12166.0112000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated13103.4100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8833492.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-35.1Missing
Don't know-135.4Missing
Valid cases310Missing cases8735
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD6USE = 1 AND MCD6NEW = 1) Asked if R has a dishwasher and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd7useMicrowave oven in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51I : Which items do you have? Microwave oven
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned090310.010.4
Yes1776885.989.6
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd7newMicrowave oven bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53I : Was it (Microwave oven) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0804088.993.1
Yes15996.66.9
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD7USE = 1) Asked if R has a microwave oven
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd7cstCost of microwave bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54I : How much in total have you paid for this (Microwave oven), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
84.6577.741800
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated15586.2100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8808589.4Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-310.1Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-130.3Missing
Valid cases558Missing cases8487
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD7USE = 1 AND MCD7NEW = 1) Asked if R has a microwave oven and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd8useHome computer in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51J : Which items do you have? Home computer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0369640.942.6
Yes1497555.057.4
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items, even if used only for games, but only if has a keyboard. Includes those used for business purposes by self-employed, but excludes those provided by employers for work at home.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd8newHome computer bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53J : Was it (Home computer) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0786687.091.1
Yes17738.58.9
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD8USE = 1) Asked if R has a home computer
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd8cstCost of computer bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54J : How much in total have you paid for this (Home computer), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
771.40431.5614000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated17258.0100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8791187.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-33.0Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-142.5Missing
Valid cases725Missing cases8320
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD8USE = 1 AND MCD8NEW = 1) Asked if R has a home computer and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd9useCD player in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51K : Which items do you have? Compact disc player
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0182920.221.1
Yes1684275.678.9
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd9newCD player bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53K : Was it (Compact disc player) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0811089.793.9
Yes15295.86.1
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD9USE = 1) Asked if R has a compact disc player
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd9cstCost of CD player bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54K : How much in total have you paid for this (Compact disc player), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
140.25185.9912200
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated14535.0100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8815590.2Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-323.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-152.6Missing
Valid cases453Missing cases8592
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD9USE = 1 AND MCD9NEW = 1) Asked if R has a compact disc player and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd12useTelephone in accommodation
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH51L : Which items do you have? Telephone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02542.82.9
Yes1841793.197.1
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8671Missing cases374
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1) Asked if R has any listed items at home
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes both owned and rented items. Includes mobile 'phones. See also MMOBUSE on Record Type MINDRESP.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd12newTelephone bought in last year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH53L : Was it (Telephone) bought in the last year since September 1st 2002?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0792487.691.7
Yes17157.98.3
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-845.5Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases8639Missing cases406
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD12USE = 1) Asked if R has a telephone
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteIncludes purchase by members of h/hold who have since left, or gifts, plus goods bought second hand or on credit.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mcd12cstCost of telephone bought in past year
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (15)
Question Number and Text MH54L : How much in total have you paid for this (Telephone), excluding any interest paid on loans?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
8480.641700
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16517.2100.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8796988.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Cost inc elsewhere-37.1Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-156.6Missing
Valid cases651Missing cases8394
Question RouteIF (MCDHAVE = 1 AND MCDBGHT = 1 AND MCD12USE = 1 AND MCD12NEW = 1) Asked if R has a telephone and bought it since 1.9.2002
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
NoteSee note for MCD10CST.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mpcnetIs computer connected to the internet
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (16)
Question Number and Text MH55 : Is your home computer/PC connected to the Internet?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1393243.579.2
No2103311.420.8
Missing or wild-965.7Missing
Inapplicable-8370641.0Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Don't know-18.1Missing
Valid cases4965Missing cases4080
Question RouteIF (FCD8USE = 1 AND FPCMODM = 1) Asked if household has a home computer and it has a modem.
Index TermsComputers and Computing
Household Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW6 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxphpRepayments on hire purchase or loans
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (16)
Question Number and Text MH56 : Do you or anyone in your household have to make repayments on hire purchases or loans? Please do not include mortgage loans but do include DSS social fund loans.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1232725.727.0
No2629969.673.0
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-813.1Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Refused-217.2Missing
Don't know-128.3Missing
Valid cases8626Missing cases419
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mxphpdfRepayments a burden on household
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (16)
Question Number and Text MH57 : To what extent is the repayment of such debts and the interest a financial burden on your household? Would you say it is ..
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Heavy burden12192.49.4
Somewhat of burden26537.228.1
Not a problem3145516.162.5
Missing or wild-960.7Missing
Inapplicable-8635770.3Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases2327Missing cases6718
Question RouteIF (MXPHP = 1) Asked if R has to make repayments on hire purchases or loans
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhscanaKeep home adequately warm
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (17)
Question Number and Text MH58A : Here is a list of things which people might have or do. Please look at this card (h4) and tell me which things you (and your household) have or do? Keep your home adequately warm.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9670.74Missing
inapplicable-8130.14Missing
proxy and/or phone-73013.33Missing
refused-210.01Missing
Yes1856094.6498.81
No21031.141.19
Total9045100.00
Valid cases8663Missing cases382
Question RouteALL
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Financial Management: Problems
Household Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhscntaWould like to keep home warm
Record TypeMHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (17)
Question Number and Text MH59A : Would you like to be able to keep your home adequately warm, but must do without because you cannot afford it?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes168.866.0
No235.434.0
Missing-960.7Missing
Not applicable-8858194.9Missing
Telephone int. only-73013.3Missing
Valid cases103Missing cases8942
Question RouteALL
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Financial Management: Problems
Household Consumption: Heating and Fuel
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18