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Record Type mhhresp

mhid Household identification number
mhhdoi Day of interview
mhhmoi Month of interview
mhhyoi4 Year of interview
mhhsoih Hour interview began
mhhsoim Minute interview began
mhstype Type of accommodation
mhsrins Institutional accommodation rented
mhsroom Number of rooms in accommodation
mhsownd House owned or rented
mhsowr1 PNO of 1st person owning accommodation
mhsowr2 PNO of 2nd person owning accommodation
mhsval Value of property: home owners
mmghave Home mortgaged or owned outright
mhsowrp Outright homeowner before 1.9.2002
mmgynot How home came to be owned outright
mhscost Original purchase price of property
mhsyr04 Year became owner: home bought outright
mmgyr04 Year mortgage began
mmgly Mortgage on home before 1.9.2002
mhsivlw HH interview this address last year
mmgold Amount borrowed at purchase: mortgagee
mmglife Years left to pay: mortgagee
mmgtype Type of mortgage
mmgxtra Taken out additional mortgage on home
mmgnew Amount of additional mortgage on home
mmgxty1 Extra loan for home extension
mmgxty2 Extra loan for home improvements
mmgxty3 Extra loan for car purchase
mmgxty4 Extra loan for other consumer goods
mmgxty5 Extra loan for other specified reason
mxpmg Last total monthly mortgage payment
mxpmg1 Mortgage includes protection policy
mxpmg2 Mortgage includes structure insurance
mxpmg3 Mortgage includes contents insurance
mxpmg4 Mortgage includes extra payments
mhsjb Accommodation with present job: renter
mrentp1 Who rents accommodation: 1st mention
mrentp2 Who rents accommodation: 2nd mention
mrentll Landlord of rented accommodation
mrentf Accommodation rented furnished or other
mrent Net amount of last rent payment
mrentw Weeks covered by last rent payment
mrent1 Rent includes water charges
mrent7 Rent includes sewerage charges
mrent2 Rent includes land or business premises
mrent3 Rent includes garage
mrent4 Rent includes heating lighting or water
mrent5 Rent includes meals
mrent8 Rent includes council tax
mrent6 Rent includes other services
mrenthb Receives rent rebate or rent allowance
mrentg Gross rent including Housing Benefit
mrentgw Weeks covered by gross rent
mxphsdf Problems paying for housing over year
mxphsd1 Housing payments required borrowing
mxphsd2 Housing payments required cutbacks
mxphsdb Been 2+ months late with housing payment
mhskch Accom: has separate kitchen
mhskchs Accom: is separate kitchen shared
mhsbth Accom: has separate bathroom
mhsbths Accom: is separate bathroom shared
mhstlt Accom: has indoor toilet
mhstlts Accom: is indoor toilet shared
mhsgdn Accom: has terrace/garden
mhsgdns Accom: is terrace/garden shared
mxpgasy Amount spent on gas since Sept 2002
mxplecy Amount on electricity since Sept 2002
mxpoily Amount spent on oil since Sept 2002
mxpsfly Amount on coal/other since Sept 2002
mheatch Household has central heating
mheatyp Central heating fuel type
mhsprbg Accom: shortage of space
mhsprbh Accom: noise from neighbours
mhsprbi Accom: street noise
mhsprbj Accom: not enough light
mhsprbk Accom: lack of adequate heating
mhsprbl Accom: condensation
mhsprbm Accom: leaky roof
mhsprbn Accom: damp walls, floors etc
mhsprbo Accom: rot in windows, floors
mhsprbp Accom: pollution/environmental problems
mhsprbq Accom: vandalism or crime
mhsctax Council tax band of accommodation
mhs2ownd Household member owns other property
mhs2valo Value of other property
mhs2vala Oth property: amt 50,000 or more
mhs2valb Oth property: amt 100,000 or more
mhs2valc Oth property: amt 250,000 or more
mhs2vald Oth property: amt 10,000 or more
mmgtot Total mortgage on all property
mcdhave Has one of listed items in accommodation
mcdbght Bought a consumer durable since 1.9.2002
mcd1use Colour TV in accommodation
mcd1new Colour TV bought in last year
mcd1cst Cost of TV bought in past year
mcd2use VCR in accommodation
mcd2new VCR bought in last year
mcd2cst Cost of VCR bought in past year
mcd10use Satellite dish at accommodation
mcd10new Satellite Dish bought in last year
mcd10cst Cost of satellite bought in past year
mcd11use Cable TV in accommodation
mcd11new Cable TV bought in last year
mcd11cst Cost of cable TV bought in past year
mcd3use Freezer in accommodation
mcd3new Freezer bought in last year
mcd3cst Cost of deep freeze bought in past year
mcd4use Washing machine in accommodation
mcd4new Washing machine bought in last year
mcd4cst Cost of washer bought in past year
mcd5use Tumble dryer in accommodation
mcd5new Tumble dryer bought in last year
mcd5cst Cost of tumble drier bought in past year
mcd6use Dish washer in accommodation
mcd6new Dish washer bought in last year
mcd6cst Cost of dish washer bought in past year
mcd7use Microwave oven in accommodation
mcd7new Microwave oven bought in last year
mcd7cst Cost of microwave bought in past year
mcd8use Home computer in accommodation
mcd8new Home computer bought in last year
mcd8cst Cost of computer bought in past year
mcd9use CD player in accommodation
mcd9new CD player bought in last year
mcd9cst Cost of CD player bought in past year
mcd12use Telephone in accommodation
mcd12new Telephone bought in last year
mcd12cst Cost of telephone bought in past year
mpcnet Is computer connected to the internet
mxphp Repayments on hire purchase or loans
mxphpdf Repayments a burden on household
mhscana Keep home adequately warm
mhscnta Would like to keep home warm
mhscanb Pay for annual holiday
mhscntb Would like to pay for annual holiday
mhscanc Replace furniture
mhscntc Would like to replace furniture
mhscand Buy new clothes
mhscntd Would like to buy new clothes
mhscane Eat meat on alternate days
mhscnte Would like meat on alternate days
mhscanf Feed visitors once a month
mhscntf Can't afford visitors once a month
mxpfood Total weekly food and grocery bill
mncars Car or van available for private use
mcarown Household member owns vehicle
mcarval Value vehicle(s) less amount outstanding
mivh1 PNO of 1st person answering HH questions
mivh2 PNO of 2nd person answering HH questions
mivh3 PNO of 3rd person answering HH questions
mhhfoih Hour interview ended
mhhfoim Minute interview ended
mivfho Final household interview outcome
mhhorig Sample Origin
mhhdc Household level document check
mxhwght Household Weight
mhhsize Number of Persons in Household
mhhtype Household Type
mregion Region / Metropolitan Area
mnch02 Number children in household aged 0-2
mnch34 Number children in household aged 3-4
mnch511 Number children in household aged 5-11
mnch1215 Number children in household aged 12-15
mnch1618 Number dependent children in HH 16+
mnkids Number of children in household
mnwed Number of married persons in household
mnpens Number over pensionable age in household
mna75pl Number aged 75 and over in household
magechy Age of youngest child in household
mncouple Number of Couples in household
mnonepar Number of Single Parents in household
mnemp Number in Employment in household
mnwage Number in household of working age
mtenure Housing tenure
mxphsn Net monthly housing costs
mxphsg Gross monthly housing costs
mfieqfcb HH Equivalence scale before hsing costs
mfieqfca HH Equivalence scale after hsing costs
mfihhyr annual hh income (1.9.2002-1.9.2003)
mfihhmn Household income: month before interview
mfihhyl annual household labour income
mfihhynl Annual household non-labour income
mfihhyp Annual household pension income
mfihhyb Annual household benefit income
mfihhyt Annual household transfer income
mfihhyi Annual household investment income
mfihhml HH labour income month before intv
mfihhmnl HH non-labour income month before intv
mfihhmp HH pension income month before intv
mfihhmb HH benefit income month before intv
mfihhmt HH transfer income month before intv
mfihhmi HH investment income month before intv
mhhmove Mover household indicator
mmgnewi Imputation flag - MMGNEW (base)
mxpmgi Imputation flag - MXPMG (base)
mhsvali Imputation flag - MHSVAL (base)
mrenti Imputation flag - MRENT (base)
mrentgi Imputation flag - MRENTG (base)
mxphsni Imputation flag - MXPHSN (derived)
mxphsgi Imputation flag - MXPHSG (derived)
mfihhmni Imputation flag - MFIHHMN (derived)
mfihhmli Imputation flag - MFIHHML (derived)
mfihmnli Imputation flag - MFIHHMNL (derived)
mfihhmpi Imputation flag - MFIHHMP (derived)
mfihhmbi Imputation flag - MFIHHMB (derived)
mfihhmti Imputation flag - MFIHHMT (derived)
mfihhmii Imputation flag - MFIHHMI (derived)
mfihhyri Imputation flag - MFIHHYR (derived)
mfihhyli Imputation flag - MFIHHYL (derived)
mfihhyni Imputation flag - MFIHHYNL (derived)
mfihhypi Imputation flag - MFIHHYP (derived)
mfihhybi Imputation flag - MFIHHYB (derived)
mfihhyti Imputation flag - MFIHHYT (derived)
mfihhyii Imputation flag - MFIHHYI (derived)
mfihhsel Flag: S/Emp loss not inc. in HH income
mxhwtuk1 Household weight -all samples
mxhwtuk2 Household weight -within UK estimates
mregion2 Government Office Region
mloctax local taxes
mhdemp hd empl earn
mspemp sp empl earn
mhdse hd se earn
mspse sp se earn
mothlab oth hh lab income
mdeduc total hh deductions
mnetlab total lab income
mni national ins. contributions
mcontr occup. pension contr.
mtaxnet income tax net of credits
mtaxgr income tax before credits
mtaxcr credits on income tax
mgrpay hh gross labour earnings
mhcost gross housing costs
mhhi hh inv income
mhhb hh ben income
mhhp hh pension income
mhht hh transfer income
mhhneti hh net income
mhhnetde hh current net inc equ(McClements)/defl
mhmaint hh maint paid
mbhcind BHC index: Jan 1987=100
mmonum Year and month of interview: YYYYMM
mhhnetde2 hh current net inc equ(mod-oecd)/defl
meq_moecd (mean) eq_moecd
mhhyrln hh ann. net labour income
myrni hh ann. nat. ins. contrib.
myrcontr hh ann. occup. pens. contrib.
mhhyrlg hh ann. gross labour income
myrtaxnt hh ann. inc. tax after credits
myrtaxgr hh ann. inc. tax before credits
myrtaxcr hh ann. credits on income tax
myrdeduc hh ann. total deductions
mhhyri hh ann. invest. income
mhhyrb hh ann. ben income
mhhyrp hh ann. pension income
mhhyrt hh ann. transfer income
mhhyneti hh. ann. net income
mhhnyrde real equivalised hh ann. income
mbhcinda average inflation over reference period: 1.9. - 31.8.
mbasepi inflation index in reference month: 201001
mhhyrpi imputation flag - mfihhyp (derived)
mhhyrbi imputation flag - mfihhyb (derived)
mhhyrti imputation flag - mfihhyt (derived)
mhhyrii imputation flag - mfihhyi (derived)
mhhyrlni imputation flag - whhyrln (based on mfihhyli)
mhhnyrde2 real equivalised hh ann. Income, using mod OCED scale