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nhidhousehold identification number
Record TypeNEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text Office Code
Valid cases48982Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npnoego's person number
Record TypeNEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
11313826.826.8
21300126.526.5
3995920.320.3
4748415.315.3
532896.76.7
611792.42.4
7463.9.9
8199.4.4
9124.3.3
1052.1.1
1134.1.1
1212.0.0
1324.0.0
1412.0.0
1512.0.0
Valid cases48982Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nopnoalter's person number
Record TypeNEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
11313826.826.8
21300126.526.5
3995920.320.3
4748415.315.3
532896.76.7
611792.42.4
7463.9.9
8199.4.4
9124.3.3
1052.1.1
1134.1.1
1212.0.0
1324.0.0
1412.0.0
1512.0.0
Valid cases48982Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nrelrelationship of nopno to npno
Record TypeNEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Undefined0184.4.4
Lawful spouse2899418.418.4
Live-in partner320324.14.1
Natural child41205924.624.6
Adopted child578.2.2
Foster child628.1.1
Step/partner's-child77741.61.6
Daughter/son-in-law9288.6.6
Natural brother/sist10850817.417.4
Other brother/sister11250.5.5
Brother/sister-in-la1293.2.2
Natural parent131205824.624.6
Other parent14108.2.2
Mother/father-in-law15288.6.6
Any grand parent16387.8.8
Any grand child17386.8.8
Any cousin1822.0.0
Any aunt/uncle1935.1.1
Any nephew/niece2035.1.1
Any other relative212.0.0
Lodger/border2341.1.1
Unrelated sharer248251.71.7
Step parent257741.61.6
Landlady/lord2741.1.1
Half-sibling286841.41.4
Other child292.0.0
Other306.0.0
Valid cases48982Missing cases0
Question RouteUses NPNO NHGR2R NHGSEX NMASTAT NHGSPN NHGFNO NHGMNO on Record NINDALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nsexsex
Record TypeNEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text ND12 : Interviewer Check: sex of respondent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male12429149.649.6
Female22469150.450.4
Valid cases48982Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nosexalter's sex
Record TypeNEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male12429149.649.6
Female22469150.450.4
Valid cases48982Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nlwstatalter's residence at last wave
Record TypeNEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Co-resident14400889.894.4
Different household28081.61.7
Alter birth37931.61.7
Not in sample610232.12.2
Ego New entrant-823504.8Missing
Valid cases46632Missing cases2350
Question RouteUses NHID NPNO NOPNO NREL on Record NEGOALT. Uses PID NSAMPST NMOVEST on Record NINDALL. Uses MIVFHO on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteAllows computation of h/hold composition change measures since previous wave.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nnwstatalter's residence at next wave
Record TypeNEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Still co-resident14354488.988.9
Different household228305.85.8
Alter out of scope434.1.1
Alter died5131.3.3
Both non-resp, DK710902.22.2
Ego left sample810472.12.1
Ego died/out scope9306.6.6
Valid cases48982Missing cases0
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteThis variable can only exist at a particular Wave once the next Wave of data has been collected.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidcross-wave person identifier
Record TypeNEGOALT
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text NEG3
Valid cases48982Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidpCross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
Record TypeNEGOALT
Valid cases48982Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nopidalter's cross-wave person identifier
Record TypeNEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases48982Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18