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mjbwkhrgWork arrangement: zero hours contract
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (58)
Question Number and Text ME49A : Some people have special working hours arrangements that vary daily or weekly. In your (main) job is your agreed working arrangement any of those listed on the card (E4). Zero hours contract
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0814150.199.6
Yes131.2.4
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8717144.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases8172Missing cases8066
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mjbwkhrhWork arrangement: none of these
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (58)
Question Number and Text ME49A : Some people have special working hours arrangements that vary daily or weekly. In your (main) job is your agreed working arrangement any of those listed on the card (E4). None of these
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0260316.031.9
Yes1556934.368.1
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8717144.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases8172Missing cases8066
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mjbwkpatUsual work pattern: current job
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (58)
Question Number and Text ME49B : Thinking about your (main) job, do you usually work the same hours each day, work rotationg shifts or is there no fixed pattern?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Same hours each day1583535.971.4
Rotating shifts28985.511.0
No fixed pattern314398.917.6
Missing-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8717144.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases8172Missing cases8066
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjbst1hCurrent job: hour began period 1
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 1 start time - hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated1583535.9100.0
Missing-94.0Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases5835Missing cases10403
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjbst1mCurrent job: minute began period 1
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 1 start time - minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated1583535.9100.0
Missing-94.0Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases5835Missing cases10403
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjben1hCurrent job: hour end period 1
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 1 finish time - hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated1583535.9100.0
Missing-94.0Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases5835Missing cases10403
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjben1mCurrent job: minute end period 1
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 1 finish time - minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated1583535.9100.0
Missing-94.0Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases5835Missing cases10403
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjbst2hCurrent job: hour began period 2
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 2 start time - hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated14642.9100.0
Missing-9537533.1Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases464Missing cases15774
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjbst2mCurrent job: minute began period 2
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 2 start time - minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated14642.9100.0
Missing-9537533.1Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases464Missing cases15774
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjben2hCurrent job: hour end period 2
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 2 finish time - hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated14642.9100.0
Missing-9537533.1Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases464Missing cases15774
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjben2mCurrent job: minute end period 2
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 2 finish time - minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated14642.9100.0
Missing-9537533.1Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases464Missing cases15774
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjbst3hCurrent job: hour began period 3
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 3 start time - hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated174.5100.0
Missing-9576535.5Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases74Missing cases16164
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjbst3mCurrent job: minute began period 3
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 3 start time - minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated174.5100.0
Missing-9576535.5Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases74Missing cases16164
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjben3hCurrent job: hour end period 3
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 3 finish time - hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated174.5100.0
Missing-9576535.5Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases74Missing cases16164
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjben3mCurrent job: minute end period 3
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49C : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 3 finish time - minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated174.5100.0
Missing-9576535.5Missing
Not applicable-8950858.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases74Missing cases16164
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst1hCurrent job: hour began Monday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Monday Start Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115189.3100.0
Missing-95.0Missing
Not applicable-81382485.1Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1518Missing cases14720
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst1mCurrent job: minute began Monday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Monday Start Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115079.3100.0
Missing-916.1Missing
Not applicable-81382485.1Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1507Missing cases14731
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen1hCurrent job: hour end Monday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Monday Finish Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115179.3100.0
Missing-96.0Missing
Not applicable-81382485.1Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1517Missing cases14721
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen1mCurrent job: minute end Monday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Monday Finish Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115089.3100.0
Missing-915.1Missing
Not applicable-81382485.1Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1508Missing cases14730
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwdnw1Current job: didn't work/dk hours Monday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Didn't work on Monday.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Didn't work Monday17004.3100.0
Missing-915.1Missing
Not applicable-81451489.4Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Don't know-1118.7Missing
Valid cases700Missing cases15538
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst2hCurrent job: hour began Tuesday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Tuesday Start Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115269.4100.0
Missing-97.0Missing
Not applicable-81381485.1Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1526Missing cases14712
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst2mCurrent job: minute began Tuesday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Tuesday Start Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115119.3100.0
Missing-922.1Missing
Not applicable-81381485.1Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1511Missing cases14727
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen2hCurrent job: hour end Tuesday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Tuesday Finish Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115279.4100.0
Missing-96.0Missing
Not applicable-81381485.1Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1527Missing cases14711
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen2mCurrent job: minute end Tuesday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Tuesday Finish Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115149.3100.0
Missing-919.1Missing
Not applicable-81381485.1Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1514Missing cases14724
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwdnw2Current job: didn't work/dk hours Tuesday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Didn't work on Tuesday.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Didn't work Tuesday16834.2100.0
Missing-919.1Missing
Not applicable-81452089.4Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Don't know-1125.8Missing
Valid cases683Missing cases15555
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst3hCurrent job: hour began Wednesday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Wednesday Start Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated114969.2100.0
Missing-95.0Missing
Not applicable-81384685.3Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1496Missing cases14742
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst3mCurrent job: minute began Wednesday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Wednesday Start Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated114829.1100.0
Missing-919.1Missing
Not applicable-81384685.3Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1482Missing cases14756
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen3hCurrent job: hour end Wednesday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Wednesday Finish Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated114949.2100.0
Missing-97.0Missing
Not applicable-81384685.3Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1494Missing cases14744
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen3mCurrent job: minute end Wednesday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Wednesday Finish Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated114799.1100.0
Missing-922.1Missing
Not applicable-81384685.3Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1479Missing cases14759
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwdnw3Current job: didn't work/dk hours Wednesday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Didn't work on Wednesday.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Didn't work Wednesda17074.4100.0
Missing-922.1Missing
Not applicable-81448589.2Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Don't know-1133.8Missing
Valid cases707Missing cases15531
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst4hCurrent job: hour began Thursday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Thursday Start Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115159.3100.0
Missing-95.0Missing
Not applicable-81382785.2Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1515Missing cases14723
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst4mCurrent job: minute began Thursday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Thursday Start Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115009.2100.0
Missing-920.1Missing
Not applicable-81382785.2Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1500Missing cases14738
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen4hCurrent job: hour end Thursday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Thursday Finish Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated115139.3100.0
Missing-97.0Missing
Not applicable-81382785.2Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1513Missing cases14725
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen4mCurrent job: minute end Thursday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Thursday Finish Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated114999.2100.0
Missing-921.1Missing
Not applicable-81382785.2Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1499Missing cases14739
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwdnw4Current job: didn't work/dk hours Thursday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Didn't work on Thursday.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Didn't work Thursday16834.2100.0
Missing-921.1Missing
Not applicable-81450589.3Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Don't know-1138.8Missing
Valid cases683Missing cases15555
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst5hCurrent job: hour began Friday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Friday Start Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated114538.9100.0
Missing-96.0Missing
Not applicable-81388885.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1453Missing cases14785
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst5mCurrent job: minute began Friday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Friday Start Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated114368.8100.0
Missing-923.1Missing
Not applicable-81388885.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1436Missing cases14802
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen5hCurrent job: hour end Friday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Friday Finish Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated114528.9100.0
Missing-97.0Missing
Not applicable-81388885.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1452Missing cases14786
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen5mCurrent job: minute end Friday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Friday Finish Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated114348.8100.0
Missing-925.2Missing
Not applicable-81388885.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1434Missing cases14804
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwdnw5Current job: didn't work/dk hours Friday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Didn't work on Friday.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Didn't work Friday17474.6100.0
Missing-925.2Missing
Not applicable-81444088.9Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Don't know-1135.8Missing
Valid cases747Missing cases15491
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst6hCurrent job: hour began Saturday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Saturday Start Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated18075.0100.0
Missing-95.0Missing
Not applicable-81453589.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases807Missing cases15431
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst6mCurrent job: minute began Saturday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Saturday Start Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated17974.9100.0
Missing-915.1Missing
Not applicable-81453589.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases797Missing cases15441
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen6hCurrent job: hour end Saturday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Saturday Finish Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated18075.0100.0
Missing-95.0Missing
Not applicable-81453589.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases807Missing cases15431
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen6mCurrent job: minute end Saturday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Saturday Finish Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated17964.9100.0
Missing-916.1Missing
Not applicable-81453589.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases796Missing cases15442
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwdnw6Current job: didn't work/dk hours Saturday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Didn't work on Saturday.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Didn't work Saturday114278.8100.0
Missing-916.1Missing
Not applicable-81380285.0Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Don't know-1102.6Missing
Valid cases1427Missing cases14811
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst7hCurrent job: hour began Sunday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Sunday Start Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated16043.7100.0
Missing-95.0Missing
Not applicable-81473890.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases604Missing cases15634
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwst7mCurrent job: minute began Sunday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Sunday Start Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated15973.7100.0
Missing-912.1Missing
Not applicable-81473890.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases597Missing cases15641
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen7hCurrent job: hour end Sunday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Sunday Finish Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated16053.7100.0
Missing-94.0Missing
Not applicable-81473890.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases605Missing cases15633
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwen7mCurrent job: minute end Sunday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Sunday Finish Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated15963.7100.0
Missing-913.1Missing
Not applicable-81473890.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases596Missing cases15642
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mlwdnw7Current job: didn't work/dk hours Sunday
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49D : Thinking about the times you worked in the week ending last Sunday, can you tell me your start and finish times for each day starting on the previous Monday. Didn't work on Sunday.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Didn't work Sunday1163610.1100.0
Missing-913.1Missing
Not applicable-81360283.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Don't know-196.6Missing
Valid cases1636Missing cases14602
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBWKPAT = 2 OR 3) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, is an employee and does not usually work the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjbpatwCurrent job: who sets work pattern
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text ME49E : Thinking about the hours you work in your main job, which of the statements on this card (E5) best describes your situation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Employer fixes hours1395724.448.4
Some flexibility2189411.723.2
Jointly decide hours313668.416.7
Decide hours self49555.911.7
Missing-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8717144.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases8172Missing cases8066
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjbbgdDay started current job
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text ME52D,ME57D : What was the date you started working in your present position? If you have been promoted or changed grades, please give me the date of that change. Otherwise please give me the date when you started doing the job you are doing now for your present employer. Day
Valid cases4336Missing cases11902
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteThis refers to job recorded in MJBSOC. Length of job spell is found in derived variables MCJSTEN and MCJSWK9.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mjbbgmMonth started current job
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text ME52M,ME57M : What was the date you started working in your present position? If you have been promoted or changed grades, please give me the date of that change. Otherwise please give me the date when you started doing the job you are doing now for your present employer. Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January16183.88.2
February24792.96.4
March35453.47.3
April46674.18.9
May55123.26.8
June66403.98.5
July76083.78.1
August87344.59.8
September912157.516.2
October107174.49.6
November114923.06.6
December122661.63.5
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Inapplicable-8717144.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-16774.2Missing
Valid cases7493Missing cases8745
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 ) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteSee note for MJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mjbbgy4Year started current job
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text ME52Y,ME57Y : What was the date you started working in your present position? If you have been promoted or changed grades, please give me the date of that change. Otherwise please give me the date when you started doing the job you are doing now for your present employer. Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1998.536.1419562004
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1814550.2100.0
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Inapplicable-8717144.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-125.2Missing
Valid cases8145Missing cases8093
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 ) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteSee note for MJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mjbbglyStarted job after 1.9.2002
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text ME53,ME58 : Interviewer check: Is date at E52 September 1st 2002 or before?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.09.2002 or before1553234.167.7
After 01.09.20022263816.232.3
Missing or wild-96.0Missing
Inapplicable-8717144.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases8170Missing cases8068
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 ) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteSee note for MJBBGD. This is a key routing variable which between Wave 2 and 4 filtered those whose job has not changed away from most of this section. Wave 5 and after used to determine who is asked starting pay in present job.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mpaysStarting pay: job start after 1.9.2002
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(62)
Question Number and Text ME54,ME62 : How much were you usually paid when you started working in your present position?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
4835.409255.42380000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated17394.6100.0
Missing or wild-97.0Missing
Inapplicable-81270378.2Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Same as now-3177510.9Missing
Refused-239.2Missing
Don't know-184.5Missing
Valid cases739Missing cases15499
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBBGLY = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and R started present position after 1.9.2002
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for MPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mpayswStarting pay period (weeks): current job
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (61)(63)
Question Number and Text ME55OC,ME63OC : How long a period did that cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
14.6721.30-552
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.006784.2100.0
Missing or wild-9.0012.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.001460189.9Missing
Proxy respondent-7.008915.5Missing
Period uncodeable-5.001.0Missing
Per hour-4.0055.3Missing
Valid cases678Missing cases15560
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBBGLY = 2 AND MPAYS GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and R started present position after 1.9.2002 and usual pay when R started present position is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for MPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mpaysgStarting pay gross or net: current job
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (61)(63)
Question Number and Text ME56,ME64 : And was that before or after any deductions for tax, national insurance, union dues and so on or were there usually no deductions made at all from your salary?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before deductions14042.554.7
After deductions22311.431.3
No deductions3103.614.0
Missing or wild-98.0Missing
Inapplicable-81460189.9Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases738Missing cases15500
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MJBBGLY = 2 AND MPAYS GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and R started present position after 1.9.2002 and usual pay when R started present position is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for MPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mpaylyUsual pay at 1.9.2002
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (62)
Question Number and Text ME59 : Thinking back to September 1st 2002, at that time how much were you usually paid?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
6073.629786.20345000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated11651.0100.0
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-81501592.5Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Same as now-391.6Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Don't know-155.3Missing
Valid cases165Missing cases16073
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MIVLYR = 2 AND MJBBGLY = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.2002
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for MPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mpaylywUsual pay at 1.9.2002: pay period (weeks)
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (62)
Question Number and Text ME60OC : And what period did that cover?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Week1.0046.330.5
Fortnight2.003.02.0
Calendar month4.006.04.0
4.3348.331.8
52.0048.331.8
Missing or wild-9.0010.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.001517293.4Missing
Proxy respondent-7.008915.5Missing
Per hour-4.0014.1Missing
Valid cases151Missing cases16087
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MIVLYR = 2 AND MJBBGLY = 1 AND MPAYLY GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.2002 and usual pay at 1.9.2002 is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mpaylygUsual pay at 1.9.2002: gross/net deduction
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (62)
Question Number and Text ME61 : And was that before or after any deductions for tax, national insurance, union dues and so on or were there usually no deductions at all made from your salary?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before deductions190.654.9
After deductions256.334.1
No deductions318.111.0
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-81517293.4Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases164Missing cases16074
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 1 AND MIVLYR = 2 AND MJBBGLY = 1 AND MPAYLY GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.2002 and usual pay at 1.9.2002 is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mjsbossS/emp: hires employees
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text ME73 : First of all, do you have any employees?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9100.06Missing
inapplicable-81503392.58Missing
Yes, has employees13322.0427.78
No, no employees28635.3172.22
Total16238100.00
Valid cases1195Missing cases15043
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSelf-employed covers people who do not receive wage or salary from employer.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mjssizeS/emp: number of employees
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text ME74 : How many people do you employ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1 - 21135.840.7
3 - 92136.841.0
10 - 24338.211.4
25 - 49411.13.3
50 - 9953.0.9
100 - 19964.01.2
200 - 49974.01.2
DK but 25+111.0.3
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81590297.9Missing
Valid cases332Missing cases15906
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2 AND MJSBOSS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and has employees
Index TermsEmployment: Workplace and Size of Firm
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteCovers anyone directly employed by R, to whom R pays wages and is responsible for NI and tax. Excludes consultants, partners. Excludes R as employee.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mjshrsS/emp: hours normally worked per week
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text ME75 : How many hours in total do you usually work a week in your job?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
42.3718.30199
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated110906.7100.0
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81422087.6Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-132.2Missing
Valid cases1090Missing cases15148
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
NoteWhether job is full-time or part-time is given in derived variable MJBFT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mjshrlkS/emp: preference over hours worked
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text ME76 : Thinking about the hours you work, assuming that you would earn the same amount per hour as at present would you prefer to.....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Work fewer hours14292.638.5
Work more hours290.68.1
Contin same hrs35943.753.4
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81422087.6Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Don't know-110.1Missing
Valid cases1113Missing cases15125
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mjswkpatUsual work pattern: self employed
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text ME77A : Thinking about your (main) job, do you usually work the same hours each day, work rotating shifts or is there no fixed pattern?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Same hours each day15943.752.9
Rotating shifts217.11.5
No fixed pattern35123.245.6
Missing-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81422087.6Missing
Proxy respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases1123Missing cases15115
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjsst1hSelf employed: hour began period 1
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text ME77B : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 1 Start Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated15943.7100.0
Missing-94.0Missing
Not applicable-81474990.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases594Missing cases15644
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2 AND MJSWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, is self-employed and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjsst1mSelf employed: minute began period 1
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text ME77B : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 1 Start Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated15943.7100.0
Missing-94.0Missing
Not applicable-81474990.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases594Missing cases15644
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2 AND MJSWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, is self-employed and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjsen1hSelf employed: hour end period 1
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text ME77B : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 1 Finish Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated15943.7100.0
Missing-94.0Missing
Not applicable-81474990.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases594Missing cases15644
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2 AND MJSWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, is self-employed and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjsen1mSelf employed: minute end period 1
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text ME77B : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 1 Finish Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated15943.7100.0
Missing-94.0Missing
Not applicable-81474990.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases594Missing cases15644
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2 AND MJSWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, is self-employed and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjsst2hSelf employed: hour began period 2
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text ME77B : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 2 Start Time - Hours.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated168.4100.0
Missing-95303.3Missing
Not applicable-81474990.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases68Missing cases16170
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2 AND MJSWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, is self-employed and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13


mjsst2mSelf employed: minute began period 2
Record TypeMINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text ME77B : Would you please tell me at what times you usually start and finish work. If you have multiple spells of work in a day, for example, some hours in the morning and some in the evening, please tell me the start and finish time of each work period. Period 2 Start Time - Minutes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Time stated168.4100.0
Missing-95303.3Missing
Not applicable-81474990.8Missing
Proxy Respondent-78915.5Missing
Valid cases68Missing cases16170
Question RouteIF (MJBHAS = 1 OR (MJBHAS = 2 AND MJBOFF = 1) AND MJBSEMP = 2 AND MJSWKPAT = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, is self-employed and usually works the same hours each day
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW13