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njbwkhrgWork arrangement: zero hours contract
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text NE50A : 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 mentioned0796650.499.7
Yes124.2.3
Inapplicable-8678743.0Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases7990Missing cases7801
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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


njbwkhrhWork arrangement: none of these
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text NE50A : 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 mentioned0234314.829.3
Yes1564735.870.7
Inapplicable-8678743.0Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases7990Missing cases7801
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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


njbbgdDay started current job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)(55)
Question Number and Text NE52D,NE57D : 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 cases4256Missing cases11535
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteThis refers to job recorded in NJBSOC. Length of job spell is found in derived variables NCJSTEN and NCJSWK9.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbbgmMonth started current job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)(55)
Question Number and Text NE52M,NE57M : 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 %
January15953.88.1
February24292.75.8
March35363.47.3
April46464.18.8
May55033.26.8
June66604.29.0
July76053.88.2
August87514.810.2
September911987.616.3
October106934.49.4
November114933.16.7
December122601.63.5
Inapplicable-8678743.0Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-16193.9Missing
Valid cases7369Missing cases8422
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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 NJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbbgy4Year started current job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)(55)
Question Number and Text NE52Y,NE57Y : 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
1999.416.2719542005
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1796350.4100.0
Inapplicable-8678743.0Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-125.2Missing
Valid cases7963Missing cases7828
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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 NJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbbglyStarted job after 1.9.2003
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)(55)
Question Number and Text NE53,NE58 : Interviewer check: Is date at E52 September 1st 2003 or before?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.09.2003 or before1555135.269.5
After 01.09.20032243915.430.5
Inapplicable-8678743.0Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases7990Missing cases7801
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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 NJBBGD. 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


npaysStarting pay: job start after 1.9.2003
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)(56)
Question Number and Text NE54,NE62 : How much were you usually paid when you started working in your present position?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
4563.119315.43174000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16654.2100.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81233878.1Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Same as now-3165210.5Missing
Refused-241.3Missing
Don't know-180.5Missing
Valid cases665Missing cases15126
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 1 AND NJBBGLY = 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 1.9.2003
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for NPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npayswStarting pay period (weeks): current job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)(57)
Question Number and Text NE55OC,NE63OC : How long a period did that cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
13.0520.140.6052
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.006143.9100.0
Missing or wild-9.002.0Missing
Inapplicable-8.001411189.4Missing
Proxy respondent-7.0010146.4Missing
One off payment-4.0049.3Missing
Don't know-1.001.0Missing
Valid cases614Missing cases15177
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 1 AND NJBBGLY = 2 AND NPAYS 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 1.9.2003 and usual pay when R started present position is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for NPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npaysgStarting pay gross or net: current job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (55)(57)
Question Number and Text NE56,NE64 : 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 deductions13752.456.5
After deductions22101.331.6
No deductions379.511.9
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81411189.4Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases664Missing cases15127
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 1 AND NJBBGLY = 2 AND NPAYS 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 1.9.2003 and usual pay when R started present position is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for NPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npaylyUsual pay at 1.9.2003
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (56)
Question Number and Text NE59 : Thinking back to September 1st 2003, at that time how much were you usually paid?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
5207.858637.36343000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1149.9100.0
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-81448591.7Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Same as now-376.5Missing
Refused-214.1Missing
Don't know-143.3Missing
Valid cases149Missing cases15642
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 1 AND NIVLYR = 2 AND NJBBGLY = 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 1.9.2003
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for NPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npaylywUsual pay at 1.9.2003: pay period (weeks)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (56)
Question Number and Text NE60OC : And what period did that cover?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
.401.0.7
Week1.0039.228.7
Calendar month4.007.05.1
4.3351.337.5
Other6.001.0.7
52.0037.227.2
Missing or wild-9.0013.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.001461892.6Missing
Proxy respondent-7.0010146.4Missing
Per hour-4.0010.1Missing
Valid cases136Missing cases15655
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 1 AND NIVLYR = 2 AND NJBBGLY = 1 AND NPAYLY 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 1.9.2003 and usual pay at 1.9.2003 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


npaylygUsual pay at 1.9.2003: gross/net deduction
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (56)
Question Number and Text NE61 : 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 deductions179.553.4
After deductions257.438.5
No deductions312.18.1
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-81461892.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases148Missing cases15643
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 1 AND NIVLYR = 2 AND NJBBGLY = 1 AND NPAYLY 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 1.9.2003 and usual pay at 1.9.2003 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


njsbossS/emp: hires employees
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (58)
Question Number and Text NE74 : First of all, do you have any employees?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-950.03Missing
inapplicable-81461292.53Missing
Yes, has employees12981.8925.38
No, no employees28765.5574.62
Total15791100.00
Valid cases1174Missing cases14617
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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


njssizeS/emp: number of employees
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (58)
Question Number and Text NE75 : How many people do you employ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1 - 21136.945.6
3 - 92100.633.6
10 - 24340.313.4
25 - 4947.02.3
50 - 9955.01.7
100 - 19963.01.0
200 - 49973.01.0
1000 or more92.0.7
DK/under 25101.0.3
DK but 25+111.0.3
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-81549098.1Missing
Valid cases298Missing cases15493
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSBOSS = 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


njshrsS/emp: hours normally worked per week
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (58)
Question Number and Text NE76 : How many hours in total do you usually work a week in your job?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
42.4318.17199
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated110496.6100.0
Inapplicable-81369986.8Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-129.2Missing
Valid cases1049Missing cases14742
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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 NJBFT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njshrlkS/emp: preference over hours worked
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (58)
Question Number and Text NE77 : 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 hours14002.537.3
Work more hours277.57.2
Contin same hrs35953.855.5
Inapplicable-81369986.8Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-16.0Missing
Valid cases1072Missing cases14719
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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


njstypebS/emp: nature of employment
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text NE78 : Please look at this card (E6) and tell me which of these best describes your employment situation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Own business/practis12231.420.7
Partner in business/2150.913.9
Working for self35003.246.4
Sub-contractor478.57.2
Freelance592.68.5
Other635.23.2
Inapplicable-81369986.8Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases1078Missing cases14713
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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
NoteThis variable replaces wJSTYPE (W1-W6) and gives more detail.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsaccsS/emp: draws up profit/loss accounts
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text NE79 : In this job/business are annual business accounts prepared for the Inland Revenue for tax purposes?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-960.04Missing
inapplicable-81369986.75Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
Yes18655.4880.69
No21290.8212.03
Not yet but will be3780.497.28
Total15791100.00
Valid cases1072Missing cases14719
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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
NoteFrom Wave 7 the question wording has been refined and answer categories extended. Forms part of a revised block of questions to measure more accurately self-employed earnings.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njspartS/emp: Own account or partnership
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (59)
Question Number and Text NE80 : Are you working on your own account or are you in partnership with someone else?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Own account (sole ow16724.377.8
In partnership21921.222.2
Inapplicable-81391288.1Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases864Missing cases14927
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS = 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 annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for NJSACCS. Important filter question to determine route through this section.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsprbmS/emp: date accounts began: month
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text NE81BM,NE86BM : What is the most recent period for which accounts have been prepared for the Inland Revenue? Month began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January153.36.5
February222.12.7
March349.36.0
April44723.057.6
May537.24.5
June626.23.2
July724.22.9
August832.23.9
September934.24.2
October1031.23.8
November1119.12.3
December1220.12.4
Missing or wild-97.0Missing
Inapplicable-81390688.1Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-26.0Missing
Don't know-139.2Missing
Valid cases819Missing cases14972
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS = 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 annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsprby4S/emp: date accounts began: year
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text NE81BY,NE86BY : What is the most recent period for which accounts have been prepared for the Inland Revenue? Year began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
19981.0.1
20002.0.2
200114.11.7
20021701.120.6
20035883.771.2
200450.36.1
20051.0.1
Missing or wild-97.0Missing
Inapplicable-81390688.1Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-27.0Missing
Don't know-131.2Missing
Valid cases826Missing cases14965
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS = 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 annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njspremS/emp: date accounts ended: month
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text NE81EM,NE86EM : What is the most recent period for which accounts have been prepared for the Inland Revenue? Month ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January129.23.6
February223.12.9
March31871.223.2
April43542.244.0
May519.12.4
June624.23.0
July723.12.9
August823.12.9
September943.35.3
October1021.12.6
November1118.12.2
December1241.35.1
Missing or wild-97.0Missing
Inapplicable-81390688.1Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-27.0Missing
Don't know-152.3Missing
Valid cases805Missing cases14986
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS = 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 annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsprey4S/emp: date accounts ended: year
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text NE81EY,NE86EY : What is the most recent period for which accounts have been prepared for the Inland Revenue? Year ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
20001.0.1
200218.12.2
20031961.224.4
20045863.772.9
20053.0.4
Missing or wild-97.0Missing
Inapplicable-81390688.1Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-27.0Missing
Don't know-153.3Missing
Valid cases804Missing cases14987
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS = 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 annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsprfS/emp: net profit in last yearly account
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text NE82,NE87 : What was the amount of your share of the profit or loss figure shown on these accounts for this period?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
20614.5226630.200211000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Nothing or loss052.311.9
Amount stated13852.488.1
Missing or wild-97.0Missing
Inapplicable-81390688.1Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-2143.9Missing
Don't know-12841.8Missing
Valid cases437Missing cases15354
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS = 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 annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteIncludes amounts put back into business.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsprlsSole accounts: Whether profit/loss
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text NE83,NE88 : Does this figure refer to profit or loss?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Profit/earnings13742.497.1
Loss211.12.9
Missing or wild-97.0Missing
Inapplicable-81438591.1Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases385Missing cases15406
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS = 1 AND NJSPRF 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 self-employed and annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes and has indicated a profit or loss
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsprtxSole accounts: whether before tax
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text NE84,NE89 : Can I just check, is that (profit or loss) figure before deduction of income tax?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-980.05Missing
inapplicable-81439691.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
Yes (before tax)12671.6971.58
No (after tax)21060.6728.42
Total15791100.00
Valid cases373Missing cases15418
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS = 1 AND NJSPRF GE 0 AND NJSPRLS = 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 annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes and has indicated a profit
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsprniSole accounts: whether before NI
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (60)(61)
Question Number and Text NE85,NE90 : And is that figure before deduction of National Insurance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9130.08Missing
inapplicable-81439691.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
Yes (before NI)12301.4662.5
No (after NI)21380.8737.5
Total15791100.00
Valid cases368Missing cases15423
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS = 1 AND NJSPRF GE 0 AND NJSPRLS = 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 annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes and has indicated a profit
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njspayuAverage income from job/business
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (62)
Question Number and Text NE91 : On average, what was your WEEKLY or MONTHLY income from this job/business over the last 12 months?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
891.152879.31030000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9420.27Missing
inapplicable-81456492.23Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
refused-2260.16Missing
[Value >= 0]1450.92100.0
Total15791100.00
Valid cases145Missing cases15646
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS GE 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 and annual business accounts are not prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njspaywJob/business income: pay period (weeks)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (62)
Question Number and Text NE92 : Was that weekly or monthly income?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
3.5510.27199.80
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.00139.9100.0
Missing or wild-9.0013.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.001462592.6Missing
Proxy respondent-7.0010146.4Missing
Valid cases139Missing cases15652
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS GE 2 AND NJSPAYU 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 self-employed and annual business accounts are not prepared for tax purposes and has indicated average weekly or monthly income
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njspytxJob/business income: whether before tax
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (62)
Question Number and Text NE93 : Can I just check, is that figure before deduction of income tax?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9180.11Missing
inapplicable-81462592.62Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
Yes (before tax)1990.6373.88
No (after tax)2350.2226.12
Total15791100.00
Valid cases134Missing cases15657
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS GE 2 AND NJSPAYU 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 self-employed and annual business accounts are not prepared for tax purposes and has indicated average weekly or monthly income
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njspyniJob/business income: whether before NI
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (62)
Question Number and Text NE94 : And is that figure before deduction of National Insurance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9170.11Missing
inapplicable-81462592.62Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
Yes (before NI)1970.6171.85
No (after NI)2380.2428.15
Total15791100.00
Valid cases135Missing cases15656
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSACCS GE 2 AND NJSPAYU 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 self-employed and annual business accounts are not prepared for tax purposes and has indicated average weekly or monthly income
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee note for NJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsplS/emp: work location
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (63)
Question Number and Text NE95 : Where do you mainly work? Is it...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
At home11671.115.5
From own home22811.826.1
Sep business prems32781.825.8
From van or stall425.22.3
Client/custmrs prems52611.724.2
Some other place665.46.0
Inapplicable-81369986.8Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases1077Missing cases14714
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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: Workplace and Size of Firm
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteWorking at home = does major part of work there. Working from home = uses home as base but travels out to do work.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsttwtS/emp: Minutes spent travelling to work
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (63)
Question Number and Text NE96 : About how much time does it usually take for you to get to work each day, door to door?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
23.1019.071120
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated15123.2100.0
Inapplicable-81414889.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Period uncodeable-3101.6Missing
Don't know-116.1Missing
Valid cases512Missing cases15279
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSPL = 3-6) 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 not working at or from home
Index TermsTransport
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsttwmS/emp: Main means of travel to work
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (63)
Question Number and Text NE97 : And what usually is your main means of travel to work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Brit Rail/train112.11.9
Underground/tube22.0.3
Bus or coach320.13.2
Moto cycle/moped41.0.2
Car or van54923.178.2
Car/van passenger631.24.9
Pedal cycle75.0.8
Walks all way849.37.8
Other917.12.7
Inapplicable-81414889.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases629Missing cases15162
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 2 AND NJSPL = 3-6) 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 not working at or from home
Index TermsTransport
Employment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njssat1S/emp: job satisfaction: total pay
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text NE98A : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (E7) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 1. The total pay, including any overtime or bonuses
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-950.03Missing
inapplicable-81369986.75Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
Doesn't apply0340.223.17
Not satisf at all1310.202.89
2470.304.38
31010.649.41
Not satis/dissatis4770.497.18
52111.3419.66
64192.6539.05
Completely satis71530.9714.26
Total15791100.00
Valid cases1073Missing cases14718
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njssat2S/emp: job satisfaction: job security
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text NE98B : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (E7) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 2. Your job security
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply059.45.5
Not satis at all126.22.4
232.23.0
364.46.0
Not satis/dissatis4101.69.4
51811.116.8
63592.333.4
Completely satis72531.623.5
Inapplicable-81369986.8Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases1075Missing cases14716
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njssat4S/emp: job satisfaction: work itself
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text NE98D : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (E7) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 3. The actual work itself
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply011.11.0
Not satis at all112.11.1
213.11.2
329.22.7
Not satis/dissatis445.34.2
51741.116.2
65243.348.7
Completely satis72691.725.0
Inapplicable-81369986.8Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1077Missing cases14714
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njssat5S/emp: job satisfaction: hours worked
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text NE98E : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (E7) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 4. The hours you work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply013.11.2
Not satis at all119.11.8
250.34.6
3109.710.1
Not satis/dissatis4117.710.9
52111.319.6
63812.435.4
Completely satis71761.116.4
Inapplicable-81369986.8Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases1076Missing cases14715
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njssatS/emp: job satisfaction: overall
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text NE99 : All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your present job overall using the same 1 - 7 scale?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satis at all111.11.0
226.22.4
333.23.1
Not satis/dissatis454.35.0
51991.318.5
65513.551.2
Completely satis72021.318.8
Inapplicable-81369986.8Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases1076Missing cases14715
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsbgdS/emp: day started present job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text NE100D : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Day
Valid cases426Missing cases15365
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteRefers to self-employment as sole or main job; excludes working self-employed on the side while in other main job. See note for NJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsbgmS/emp: month started present job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text NE100M : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January187.610.2
February246.35.4
March358.46.8
April4111.713.0
May572.58.4
June678.59.1
July770.48.2
August864.47.5
September9113.713.2
October1081.59.5
November1146.35.4
December1231.23.6
Inapplicable-81369986.8Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-12211.4Missing
Valid cases857Missing cases14934
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for NJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsbgy4S/emp: year started present job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (64)
Question Number and Text NE100Y : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1993.9910.8119452005
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated110736.8100.0
Inapplicable-81369986.8Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-15.0Missing
Valid cases1073Missing cases14718
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NJBSEMP = 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: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for NJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njblkchaWould like: Better job/same emp.
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text NE101A : I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. For each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to... Get a better job with your current employer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1279617.731.3
No2484030.754.1
Doesn't apply313038.314.6
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-1128.8Missing
Valid cases8939Missing cases6852
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbxpchaExpect: Better job/same emp.
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text NE102A : (Even though you would not like this to happen) Do you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? Get a better job with your current employer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes111047.012.7
No2632340.072.8
Doesn't apply312608.014.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-13802.4Missing
Valid cases8687Missing cases7104
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njblkchbWould like: Work related training
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text NE101B : I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. for each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to... Take up any work related training?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1436127.649.2
No2449928.550.8
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-12061.3Missing
Valid cases8860Missing cases6931
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbxpchbExpect: Work related training
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text NE102B : (Even though you would not like this to happen) Do you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? Take up any work related training
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1348322.140.3
No2516332.759.7
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-14212.7Missing
Valid cases8646Missing cases7145
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njblkchcWould like: New job/new employer
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text NE101C : I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. for each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to... Start a new job with a new employer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1217113.724.9
No2654141.475.1
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-13552.2Missing
Valid cases8712Missing cases7079
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbxpchcExpect: New job/new employer
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text NE102C : (Even though you would not like this to happen) Do you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? Start a new job with a new employer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes112968.215.4
No2714245.284.6
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-16294.0Missing
Valid cases8438Missing cases7353
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njblkchdWould like: Start own business
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text NE101D : I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. for each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to... Start up your own business (a new business)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes111087.012.5
No2774649.187.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-12121.3Missing
Valid cases8854Missing cases6937
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbxpchdExpect: Start own business
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text NE102D : (Even though you would not like this to happen) Do you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? Start up your own business (a new business)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13041.93.5
No2844353.596.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-13202.0Missing
Valid cases8747Missing cases7044
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njblkcheWould like: Give up paid work
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text NE101E : I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. for each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to... Give up paid work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1230214.625.7
No2666042.274.3
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-1105.7Missing
Valid cases8962Missing cases6829
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbxpcheExpect: Give up paid work
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (65)
Question Number and Text NE102E : (Even though would not like this to happen) Do you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? Give up paid work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes12241.42.5
No2867254.997.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-11711.1Missing
Valid cases8896Missing cases6895
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbstrnaWorry about job problems after work
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (66)
Question Number and Text NE103A : (Showcard E9) Thinking of the past few weeks, how much of the time has your job made you feel each of the following... After I leave my work I keep worrying about job problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never1410926.045.5
Occasionally2255716.228.3
Some of the time315329.717.0
Much of the time44172.64.6
Most of the time52871.83.2
All of the time6130.81.4
Missing-91.0Missing
Not applicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-135.2Missing
Valid cases9032Missing cases6759
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14


njbstrnbDifficult to unwind after work
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (66)
Question Number and Text NE103B : (Showcard E9) Thinking of the past few weeks, how much of the time has your job made you feel each of the following... I find it difficult to unwind at the end of a work day
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never1376723.941.7
Occasionally2278617.630.8
Some of the time315489.817.1
Much of the time44312.74.8
Most of the time53722.44.1
All of the time6127.81.4
Missing-91.0Missing
Not applicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-136.2Missing
Valid cases9031Missing cases6760
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14


njbstrncFeel used up after work
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (66)
Question Number and Text NE103C : (Showcard E9) Thinking of the past few weeks, how much of the time has your job made you feel each of the following... I feel used up at the end of a workday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never1198212.622.0
Occasionally2298118.933.0
Some of the time3224614.224.9
Much of the time48505.49.4
Most of the time57084.57.8
All of the time62601.62.9
Missing-91.0Missing
Not applicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-140.3Missing
Valid cases9027Missing cases6764
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14


njbstrndFeel exhausted after work
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (66)
Question Number and Text NE103D : (Showcard E9) Thinking of the past few weeks, how much of the time has your job made you feel each of the following... My job makes me feel quite exhausted by the end of a workday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never1184711.720.5
Occasionally2302119.133.5
Some of the time3230214.625.5
Much of the time48345.39.2
Most of the time57554.88.4
All of the time62711.73.0
Missing-91.0Missing
Not applicable-8570936.2Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-136.2Missing
Valid cases9030Missing cases6761
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14


nrach12Responsible for dependent child under 12
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (66)
Question Number and Text NE104 : Interviewer check Is respondent the Responsible Adult for any child/children aged 12 or under? (Household Grid, Col 13)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes114289.015.4
No2784849.784.6
Inapplicable-8583336.9Missing
Proxy respondent-76824.3Missing
Valid cases9276Missing cases6515
Question RouteALL
Index TermsChild Care
Children
Gender Roles
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbchc1Childcare: 1st mention
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (66)
Question Number and Text NE105M1 : Which of the following (card E8) best describes the way you arrange for your children aged 12 or under to be looked after while you are at work? 1st mention
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
When chldrn at schl13832.428.6
Look after themselve222.11.6
I work from home347.33.5
Spouse or partner42531.618.9
Nanny/mother help538.22.8
Workplace nursry614.11.0
Day nursery7122.89.1
Child minder896.67.2
A relative92891.821.6
Friend/neighbour1017.11.3
Other113.0.2
After school club1257.44.3
Missing or wild-987.6Missing
Inapplicable-81368186.6Missing
Proxy respondent-76824.3Missing
Valid cases1341Missing cases14450
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NRACH12 = 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 the responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 or under
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbchc2Childcare: 2nd mention
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (66)
Question Number and Text NE105M2 : Which of the following (card E8) best describes the way you arrange for your children aged 12 or under to be looked after while you are at work? 2nd mention
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned06534.148.7
When chldrn at schl133.22.5
Look after themselve225.21.9
I work from home318.11.3
Spouse or partner4132.89.8
Nanny/mothers help522.11.6
Workplace nursry63.0.2
Day nursery746.33.4
Child minder833.22.5
A relative92781.820.7
Friend/neighbour1054.34.0
Other119.1.7
After school club1235.22.6
Missing or wild-987.6Missing
Inapplicable-81368186.6Missing
Proxy respondent-76824.3Missing
Valid cases1341Missing cases14450
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NRACH12 = 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 the responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 or under
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njbchc3Childcare: 3rd mention
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (66)
Question Number and Text NE105M3 : Which of the following (card E8) best describes the way you arrange for your children aged 12 or under to be looked after while you are at work? 3rd mention
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned011467.385.5
When chldrn at schl111.1.8
Look after themselve25.0.4
I work from home33.0.2
Spouse or partner426.21.9
Nanny/mothers help56.0.4
Workplace nursery62.0.1
Day nursery710.1.7
Child minder85.0.4
A relative960.44.5
Friend/neighbour1044.33.3
Other119.1.7
After school club1214.11.0
Missing or wild-987.6Missing
Inapplicable-81368186.6Missing
Proxy respondent-76824.3Missing
Valid cases1341Missing cases14450
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NRACH12 = 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 the responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 or under
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nxpchcfChildcare: free or paid for
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (68)
Question Number and Text NE107 : Is this childcare free of charge or does some or all of it have to be paid for?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-960.04Missing
inapplicable-81414289.56Missing
proxy and/or phone-76824.32Missing
Child care free15333.3855.46
Child care paid24282.7144.54
Total15791100.00
Valid cases961Missing cases14830
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NRACH12 = 1 AND (NJBCHC1 = 5-11 OR NJBCHC2 = 5-11 OR NJBCHC3 = 5-11)) 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 responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 years or under and childcare arrangements involve adults/agencies other than R or partner
Index TermsChild Care
Note"Paid for" includes nursery care paid for by employer outside the workplace.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nxpchcChildcare: weekly cost
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (68)
Question Number and Text NE108 : About how much a week on average does the childcare cost?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
68.3077.122660
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9130.08Missing
inapplicable-81434990.87Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
refused-230.02Missing
[Value >= 0]4122.61100.0
Total15791100.00
Valid cases412Missing cases15379
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NRACH12 = 1 AND (NJBCHC1 = 5-11 OR NJBCHC2 = 5-11 OR NJBCHC3 = 5-11) AND NXPCHCF = 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 responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 years or under and childcare arrangements involve adults/agencies other than R or partner and some/all childcare had to be paid for
Index TermsChild Care
NoteIncludes amount paid altogether by R or employer.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhuxpchWho pays for childcare
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (68)
Question Number and Text NE109 : Which of the statements on this card (E9) comes closest to how you pay for this childcare?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
All from R wages12341.554.7
Most from R wages221.14.9
Share costs w partnr3131.830.6
Most by spouse/part48.11.9
All by spouse/partnr513.13.0
Other621.14.9
Inapplicable-81434990.9Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases428Missing cases15363
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NRACH12 = 1 AND (NJBCHC1 = 5-11 OR NJBCHC2 = 5-11 OR NJBCHC3 = 5-11) AND NXPCHCF = 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 R is responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 years or under and childcare arrangements involve adults/agencies other than R or partner and some/all childcare had to be paid for
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhunursWho cares for ill children
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (68)
Question Number and Text NE110 : Who usually looks after your children when they are ill?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Respondent19746.270.8
Spouse/partner2133.89.7
Mothers help/nanny321.11.5
Relative41771.112.9
Friend/neighbour59.1.7
Other622.11.6
Varies739.22.8
Missing or wild-953.3Missing
Inapplicable-81368186.6Missing
Proxy respondent-76824.3Missing
Valid cases1375Missing cases14416
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 1 OR (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 1) AND NRACH12 = 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 R is the responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 or under
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njulk1Looked for work in last 7 days
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (69)
Question Number and Text NE111 : Have you looked for any kind of paid work or government training scheme in the last week, that is the 7 days ending yesterday?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-930.02Missing
inapplicable-8909457.59Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
Yes12771.754.88
No2540334.2295.12
Total15791100.00
Valid cases5680Missing cases10111
Question RouteIF (NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 2) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Not Working/Seeking Work
NoteIncludes registration at employment agency, approaching employers, checking ads, making inquiries.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njulk4Looked for work in last 4 weeks
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (69)
Question Number and Text NE112 : Have you looked for any kind of paid work or government training scheme in the last four weeks?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-950.03Missing
inapplicable-81003963.57Missing
Yes11040.661.81
No2564335.7498.19
Total15791100.00
Valid cases5747Missing cases10044
Question RouteIF ((NJBHAS = 2 AND NJBOFF = 2) AND NJULK1 = 2) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from and has not looked for any kind of paid work in the last seven days
Index TermsEmployment: Not Working/Seeking Work
NoteSee Note for NJULK1.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18