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myphfrfeel about your friends ?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11)
Question Number and Text MY37 : Your friends?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy172859.759.9
232426.626.6
31199.89.8
Neither happy/unhapp4282.32.3
56.5.5
66.5.5
Completely unhappy75.4.4
Missing-93.2Missing
Valid cases1216Missing cases3
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


myphscfeel about your school?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11)
Question Number and Text MY38 : The school you go to?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy137730.931.0
235028.728.8
322718.618.7
Neither happy/unhapp414411.811.9
5413.43.4
6231.91.9
Completely unhappy7534.34.4
Missing-93.2Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1215Missing cases4
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


myphlffeel about your life as a whole ?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12)
Question Number and Text MY39 : Which best describes how you feel about your life as a whole?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy140333.133.2
245537.337.4
320416.716.8
Neither happy/unhapp4846.96.9
5332.72.7
6171.41.4
Completely unhappy7191.61.6
Missing-93.2Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1215Missing cases4
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypvte6level of interest in politics
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12)
Question Number and Text MY40 : How interested are you in politics?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very interested1322.62.6
Fairly interested230324.925.0
Not interested387972.172.4
Missing-94.3Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1214Missing cases5
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypvte3party which would vote for ?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12)
Question Number and Text MY41 : If you could vote for a political party which would you vote for?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Conservative1887.219.1
Labour220316.744.1
Liberal Democrat3534.311.5
Green Party4655.314.1
Other5514.211.1
Missing-97.6Missing
Don't know-175261.7Missing
Valid cases460Missing cases759
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypvt11vote to join the euro
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12)
Question Number and Text MY42 : Would you vote to join the Euro or not to join the Euro?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Join the Euro122918.822.8
Not to join Euro263752.363.3
Would not vote314011.513.9
Missing or wild-96.5Missing
Don't know-120717.0Missing
Valid cases1006Missing cases213
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13


myptrunplayed truant from school
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13)
Question Number and Text MY43 : In the past year, have you skipped school without an excuse?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never198280.680.7
Once or twice218315.015.0
Several times3342.82.8
Often4181.51.5
Missing-92.2Missing
Valid cases1217Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
NoteAt Wave 4 there was an attitudinal question about truancy DYPBUNK
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypbullhow much worry about bullying at school?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13)
Question Number and Text MY44 : How much do you worry about being bullied at school? Is it...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A lot1887.27.2
A bit233627.627.6
Not at all379365.165.2
Missing-92.2Missing
Valid cases1217Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Childrens Health
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypopschow much means to do well at school ?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13)
Question Number and Text MY45 : How much does it mean to you to do well at school? Does it mean...
Valid cases1217Missing cases2
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


myplvscleave school when you are 16 ?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13)
Question Number and Text MY46 : Do you want to leave school when you are 16, or do you plan to go on to sixth form or college?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Leave school at 16113911.413.0
Go to sixth form or293476.687.0
Missing-94.3Missing
Don't know-114211.6Missing
Valid cases1073Missing cases146
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypacvsimportant to get gcse/standards
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13)
Question Number and Text MY47 : How important do you think it is for you to get your GCSE exams? (Standard Grades in Scotland).
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very important192976.276.5
Important225721.121.2
Not very important3191.61.6
Not at all important410.8.8
Missing or wild-94.3Missing
Valid cases1215Missing cases4
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Expectations
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypsocoffice code: job like when left school ?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14)
Question Number and Text MY49 : What job would you like to do when you have left school?
Valid cases914Missing cases305
Index TermsChildren
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W12 W13 W14 W15


mypwklwpaid work done last week
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14)
Question Number and Text MY50 : Did you do any paid work last week?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes127222.322.6
No293376.577.4
Missing-9141.1Missing
Valid cases1205Missing cases14
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypsoc1main job
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14)
Question Number and Text MY51M1 : If you did paid work last week, what was your job last week? Main job.
Valid cases269Missing cases950
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


mypsoc2second job
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14)
Question Number and Text MY51M2 : If you did paid work last week, what was your job last week? 2nd job
Valid cases269Missing cases950
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


mypwhrslast week, hours spent working for pay ?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14)
Question Number and Text MY52 : Last week, how many hours did you spend doing work for pay?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
5.074.56025
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
07.62.7
Amount stated124820.397.3
Missing-9272.2Missing
Not applicable-893376.5Missing
Refused-21.1Missing
Don't know-13.2Missing
Valid cases255Missing cases964
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


myppaylast week: money earned working ?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14)
Question Number and Text MY53 : What was your total pay last week?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
18.1718.30198
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated126021.3100.0
Missing-9252.1Missing
Not applicable-893376.5Missing
Refused-21.1Missing
Valid cases260Missing cases959
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypwkmworks on a monday
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY54A : Which days of the week do you usually work? Monday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0110690.791.8
Monday1998.18.2
Missing-9141.1Missing
Valid cases1205Missing cases14
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


mypwktworks on a tuesday
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY54B : Which days of the week do you usually work? Tuesday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0111191.192.2
Tuesday1947.77.8
Missing-9141.1Missing
Valid cases1205Missing cases14
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


mypwkwworks on a wednesday
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY54C : Which days of the week do you usually work? Wednesday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0109790.091.0
Wednesday11088.99.0
Missing-9141.1Missing
Valid cases1205Missing cases14
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


mypwkthworks on a thursday
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY54D : Which days of the week do you usually work? Thursday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0110090.291.3
Thursday11058.68.7
Missing-9141.1Missing
Valid cases1205Missing cases14
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


mypwkfworks on a friday
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY54E : Which days of the week do you usually work? Friday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0108388.889.9
Friday112210.010.1
Missing-9141.1Missing
Valid cases1205Missing cases14
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


mypwksaworks on a saturday
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY54F : Which days of the week do you usually work? Saturday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0103985.286.2
Saturday116613.613.8
Missing-9141.1Missing
Valid cases1205Missing cases14
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


mypwksuworks on a sunday
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY54G : Which days of the week do you usually work? Sunday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0109890.191.1
Sunday11078.88.9
Missing-9141.1Missing
Valid cases1205Missing cases14
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


myplvhmage you think when you leave home ?
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY55 : At what age would you like to leave home?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
19.565.06097
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
05.4.4
Amount stated1111291.299.6
Missing-9645.3Missing
Don't know-1383.1Missing
Valid cases1117Missing cases102
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


myp2uniwould like to go to college/university
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY56 : Would you like to go on to do further full-time education at a college or University after you finish school?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes152743.276.3
No2594.88.5
Not sure yet31058.615.2
Missing-92.2Missing
Not applicable-852643.2Missing
Valid cases691Missing cases528
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Expectations
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypnunawhy not go to university, first reason
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY57M1 : What are the main reasons you might NOT go on to further full-time education? 1st reason
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Want job, earn money1231.917.0
Money 1st then uni22.21.5
Want apprenticeship34.33.0
Job-career planned4221.816.3
No need of qualifs53.22.2
Hard work62.21.5
Incapable uni work75.43.7
Hate school-college8211.715.6
Waste of time95.43.7
Want stay at home103.22.2
Want make own home111.1.7
Get on with life126.54.4
Go abroad-travel131.1.7
Can't be bothered149.76.7
Unsure what to do15151.211.1
Other96131.19.6
Missing-9211.7Missing
Not applicable-8105386.4Missing
Don't know-110.8Missing
Valid cases135Missing cases1084
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Expectations
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypnunbwhy not go to university, second reason
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text MY57M2 : What are the main reasons you might NOT go on to further full-time education? 2nd reason
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned014612.088.5
Want job, earn money13.21.8
Job-career planned42.21.2
Hard work61.1.6
Incapable uni work72.21.2
Hate school-college82.21.2
Waste of time94.32.4
Want stay at home102.21.2
Can't be bothered141.1.6
Other962.21.2
Missing-91.1Missing
Not applicable-8105386.4Missing
Valid cases165Missing cases1054
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Expectations
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypjbqathe job is secure
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text MY58A : Different things can be important when deciding what type of job or occupation you might want to follow in the future. How important is.. Future job security?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very important128723.543.4
Important233927.851.2
Not very important3242.03.6
Not at all important4121.01.8
Missing-99.7Missing
Not applicable-852643.2Missing
Don't know-1221.8Missing
Valid cases662Missing cases557
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W12 W13 W17


mypjbqdthe job is well paid
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text MY58B : How important is.. Having a job with a high income?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very important130625.145.0
Important233427.449.1
Not very important3393.25.7
Not at all important41.1.1
Missing-95.4Missing
Not applicable-852643.2Missing
Don't know-18.7Missing
Valid cases680Missing cases539
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W12 W13 W17


mypjbqbwork hours short, with free time
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text MY58C : How important is.. Finding an occupation that leaves you with a lot of time for leisure?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very important113811.320.8
Important237330.656.3
Not very important314511.921.9
Not at all important47.61.1
Missing-96.5Missing
Not applicable-852643.2Missing
Don't know-1242.0Missing
Valid cases663Missing cases556
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W12 W13 W17


mypjbqfjob is interesting
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text MY58D : How important is.. Finding an occupation which interests you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very important150541.474.5
Important215913.023.5
Not very important3141.12.1
Missing-96.5Missing
Not applicable-852643.2Missing
Don't know-19.7Missing
Valid cases678Missing cases541
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W17


mypjbqgjob makes a contribution to society
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text MY58E : How important is.. Finding an occupation which makes a contribution to society?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very important11018.316.2
Important231425.850.3
Not very important318515.229.6
Not at all important4242.03.8
Missing-96.5Missing
Not applicable-852643.2Missing
Don't know-1635.2Missing
Valid cases624Missing cases595
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W17


mypjbqhjob that helps others
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text MY58F : How important is.. Finding an occupation in which you can help others?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very important116313.425.1
Important232126.349.5
Not very important315012.323.1
Not at all important4151.22.3
Missing-97.6Missing
Not applicable-852643.2Missing
Don't know-1373.0Missing
Valid cases649Missing cases570
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W17


mypfutafuture plans: 1st mention
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text MY59A : What would you like to be doing with your life in about ten year's time from now? 1st mention
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Particular career120416.730.2
A good job215913.023.6
Own business3151.22.2
Pass exams10171.42.5
Completed education11907.413.3
Stable relationship20141.12.1
Have children21312.54.6
Own car307.61.0
Own home31544.48.0
Have lots of money324.3.6
Play sports40161.32.4
Play music417.61.0
Travel428.71.2
Good social life434.3.6
Be happy444.3.6
Help society454.3.6
Financial security461.1.1
Move abroad476.5.9
Other964.3.6
.97262.13.9
Not applicable-852643.2Missing
Refused-21.1Missing
Don't know-1171.4Missing
Valid cases675Missing cases544
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W16


mypfutbfuture plans: 2nd mention
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text MY59B : What would you like to be doing with your life in about ten year's time from now? 2nd mention
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned019015.627.4
Particular career1554.57.9
A good job2877.112.6
Own business310.81.4
Pass exams1010.81.4
Completed education11151.22.2
Stable relationship20473.96.8
Have children21594.88.5
No children226.5.9
Get on with family242.2.3
Own car30282.34.0
Own home31776.311.1
Have lots of money323.2.4
Play sports40191.62.7
Play music416.5.9
Travel42131.11.9
Good social life43141.12.0
Be happy44242.03.5
Help society458.71.2
Financial security467.61.0
Move abroad477.61.0
Other966.5.9
Not applicable-852643.2Missing
Valid cases693Missing cases526
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 14 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W16


mypwghtyoung person weight
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases1219Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Sampling Factors
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mhidhousehold identification number
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (1)
Question Number and Text Office Code
Valid cases1219Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidcross-wave person identifier
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text MEG3
Valid cases1219Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidpCross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
Record TypeMYOUTH
Valid cases1219Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mfnspnoperson number of father (nat/step)
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
023819.519.5
159648.948.9
223819.519.5
3514.24.2
4635.25.2
5292.42.4
62.2.2
82.2.2
Valid cases1219Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mfnspidx-wave pid of father (nat/step)
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases1219Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmnspnoperson number of mother (nat/step)
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
159749.049.0
259048.448.4
3141.11.1
411.9.9
55.4.4
62.2.2
Valid cases1219Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (MAGE12 GE 11 AND MAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2003.
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mmnspidcross-wave pid of mother (nat/step)
Record TypeMYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases1219Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


mypsoc_ccoffice code: job like when left school ? - condensed classification
Record TypeMYOUTH
Valid cases914Missing cases305
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W12 W13 W14 W15


mypsoc1_ccmain job - condensed classification
Record TypeMYOUTH
Valid cases269Missing cases950
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


mypsoc2_ccsecond job - condensed classification
Record TypeMYOUTH
Valid cases269Missing cases950
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15