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nspsocSpouse/partner's Occupation
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases5321Missing cases10470
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
NoteSee notes for NJBSOC and, Appendix in Vol. A for coding frame.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nspjbhrSpouse/partner's weekly work hours
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
34.8112.78099
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No expected hours076.51.3
Amount stated1598637.998.7
Missing or wild-96414.1Missing
Inapplicable-8901357.1Missing
Proxy respondent-775.5Missing
Valid cases6062Missing cases9729
Question RouteUses NJBSEMP NJBHRS NJSHRS on Record NINDRESP. Uses NHGSPN NIVFIO on Record NINDALL.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Time Use
NoteMeasures spouse's/partner's usual weekly hours of work excluding overtime. Taken from NJBHRS if employee and NJSHRS if self-employed.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nspjbotSpouse/partner's weekly overtime
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
3.555.85070
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
None0283117.957.3
Amount stated1211313.442.7
Missing or wild-910586.7Missing
Inapplicable-8978962.0Missing
Valid cases4944Missing cases10847
Question RouteUses NJBOT on Record NINDRESP. Uses NHGSPN NIVFIO on Record NINDALL.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Time Use
NoteMeasures spouse's/partner's weekly overtime hours. Applicable only where spouse is employee.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nsppaygSpouse/partner's monthly gross pay
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1631.621320.50026578.40
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
.0042.3.7
Amount stated1.00567535.999.3
Missing or wild-9.0010616.7Missing
Inapplicable-8.00901357.1Missing
Valid cases5717Missing cases10074
Question RouteUses NJBSEMP NJSPAYU NJSACCS NJSPAYW NJSPYTX NJSPYNI NJSHRS NIVFIO on Record NINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Incomes
NoteMeasures spouse's/partner's usual monthly gross pay. Taken from NPAYGU, NJSPAYG or NJSPROF, depending on employment status.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nspjbyrWhether spse/partner employed last year
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No0275817.531.4
Yes1601538.168.6
Missing or wild-913688.7Missing
Inapplicable-8565035.8Missing
Valid cases8773Missing cases7018
Question RouteUses NNJBSP on Record NINDRESP. Uses NHGSPN NIVFIO on Record NINDALL.
Index TermsEmployment History: Labour Force Status Spells
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Time Use
NoteMeasures whether spouse/partner had a job between 1.9.2003 and 1.9.2004. Taken from value of NNJBSP.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nlrwghtLongitudinal respondent weight
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteSee Vol. A on Weighting.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nlewghtLongitudinal enumerated individual weight
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteSee Vol. A on Weighting.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nxrwghtX-sectional respondent weight
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteSee Vol. A on Weighting.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nxewghtX-sectional enumerated individual weight
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteSee Vol. A on Weighting.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nj2payiImputation flag - NJ2PAY (base)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed08075.1100.0
Var Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Var Inapplicable-81387087.8Missing
Var Proxy resp-710146.4Missing
Var Refused-236.2Missing
Var Don't Know-163.4Missing
Valid cases807Missing cases14984
Index TermsEmployment: Second Job
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
NoteSee note for NJ2PAY and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfiyrdiiImputation flag - NFIYRDI (base)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01419889.996.1
15793.73.9
Var Proxy resp-710146.4Missing
Valid cases14777Missing cases1014
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes: Rents, Savings, Investments
NoteSee note for NFIYRDI and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nprearniImputation flag - NPREARN (base)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed0138.9100.0
Var Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Var Inapplicable-81558398.7Missing
Var Refused-218.1Missing
Var Don't Know-149.3Missing
Valid cases138Missing cases15653
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NPREARN and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nprfitbiImputation flag - NPRFITB (base)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed02311.5100.0
Var Inapplicable-81545997.9Missing
Var Refused-211.1Missing
Var Don't Know-190.6Missing
Valid cases231Missing cases15560
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NPRFITB and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npayguiImputation flag - NPAYGU (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed0743347.193.0
Imputed15573.57.0
Var Inapplicable-8678743.0Missing
-710146.4Missing
Valid cases7990Missing cases7801
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NPAYGU and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npaynuiImputation flag - NPAYNU (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed0743347.193.0
Imputed15573.57.0
Var Inapplicable-8678743.0Missing
-710146.4Missing
Valid cases7990Missing cases7801
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NPAYNU and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npaygtiImputation flag - NPAYGTY (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed0787649.987.9
Imputed110876.912.1
Var Inapplicable-8581436.8Missing
-710146.4Missing
Valid cases8963Missing cases6828
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NPAYGTY and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npaygliImputation flag - NPAYGLY (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed0809151.293.4
Imputed15703.66.6
Var Inapplicable-8611638.7Missing
-710146.4Missing
Valid cases8661Missing cases7130
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NPAYGLY and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npayntiImputation flag - NPAYNTY (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed0791450.187.8
Imputed110976.912.2
Var Inapplicable-8576636.5Missing
-710146.4Missing
Valid cases9011Missing cases6780
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NPAYNTY and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npaynliImputation flag - NPAYNLY (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed0809351.393.4
Imputed15683.66.6
Var Inapplicable-8611638.7Missing
-710146.4Missing
Valid cases8661Missing cases7130
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NPAYNLY and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njsprofiImputation flag - NJSPROF (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
inapplicable-81390688.06Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
Not Imputed04222.6748.45
Imputed14492.8451.55
Total15791100.00
Valid cases871Missing cases14920
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NJSPROF and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


njspaygiImputation flag - NJSPAYG (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
inapplicable-81457092.27Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
Not Imputed01390.8867.15
Imputed1680.4332.85
Total15791100.00
Valid cases207Missing cases15584
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NJSPAYG and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfimnpiImputation flag - NFIMNP (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01543697.897.8
Imputed13552.22.2
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for NFIMNP and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfimnbiImputation flag - NFIMNB (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01413689.589.5
Imputed1165510.510.5
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for NFIMNB and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfimniiImputation flag - NFIMNI (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01515195.995.9
Imputed16404.14.1
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes: Rents, Savings, Investments
NoteSee note for NFIMNI and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfimntiImputation flag - NFIMNT (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01565199.199.1
Imputed1140.9.9
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NFIMNT and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfimnnliImputation flag - NFIMNNL (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01357486.086.0
Imputed1221714.014.0
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NFIMNNL and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfimnliImputation flag - NFIMNL (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01451591.991.9
Imputed112768.18.1
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NFIMNL and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfimnthiImputation flag - NFIMN (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01262980.080.0
Imputed1316220.020.0
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NFIMNL and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfiyrliImputation flag - NFIYRL (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01430190.690.6
Imputed114909.49.4
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Incomes
NoteSee note for NFIYRL and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfiyrnliImputation flag - NFIYRNL (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01357486.086.0
Imputed1221714.014.0
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NFIYRNL and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfiyrpiImputation flag - NFIYRP (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01543697.897.8
Imputed13552.22.2
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for NFIYRP and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfiyrbiImputation flag - NFIYRB (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01413689.589.5
Imputed1165510.510.5
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for NFIYRB and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfiyrtiImputation flag - NFIYRT (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01565199.199.1
Imputed1140.9.9
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for NFIYRT and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfiyriiImputation flag - NFIYRI (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01515195.995.9
Imputed16404.14.1
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes: Rents, Savings, Investments
NoteSee note for NFIYRI and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfiyeariImputation flag - NFIYR (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed01245278.978.9
Imputed1333921.121.1
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes
NoteSee note for NFIYR and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nsppaygiImputation flag - NSPPAYG (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed0504531.974.4
Imputed1173311.025.6
Var Inapplicable-8901357.1Missing
Valid cases6778Missing cases9013
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Imputation Flag Variable
NoteSee note for NSPPAYG and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfihhmniImputation flag - NFIHHMN (derived)
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not Imputed0854054.154.1
Imp. part indiv Incm1433527.527.5
Imp. full indiv Incm2291618.518.5
Valid cases15791Missing cases0
Index TermsImputation Flag Variable
Incomes: Household Income
NoteSee note for NFIHHMN and section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjendYear left most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1992.3211.3819302005
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated1495631.4100.0
Missing or wild-94342.7Missing
Inapplicable-8973361.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73492.2Missing
Never had a job-33192.0Missing
Valid cases4956Missing cases10835
Question RouteUses wJLEND from wINDRESP and wJHENDY from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjsocOccupation (SOC) of most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases12264Missing cases3527
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjsicIndustry (SIC) of most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases7196Missing cases8595
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave. Industry was no longer coded to 1980 SIC from Wave 12 onwards, and was never coded to 1980 SIC in the Northern Ireland sample. This variable is therefore not available for respondents who started their most recent job or joined the sample in Wave 12 or later, or for respondents in Northern Ireland.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjsic9Industry (SIC92) of most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases11243Missing cases4548
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave. Full industry coding to the 1992 SIC began in Wave 11. Main jobs were also coded to 1992 SIC at Wave 4 and Wave 7. This variable is therefore only available for GB respondents who have reported a job from Wave 11 onwards, or those who were in work at Wave 4 or 7, and did not report any other new job up to Wave 10. It is available for all members of the Northern Ireland sample who have reported a current or previous job.
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjsempEmployee or self emp., most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Employee11304882.688.8
Self-employed2164610.411.2
Missing or wild-94292.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73492.2Missing
Never had a job-33192.0Missing
Valid cases14694Missing cases1097
Question RouteUses wJBSEMP, wJLSEMP from wINDRESP, and wJHSEMP from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjbossHired employees, most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14212.725.7
No212187.774.3
Missing or wild-94302.7Missing
Inapplicable-81305482.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73492.2Missing
Never had a job-33192.0Missing
Valid cases1639Missing cases14152
Question RouteUses wJSBOSS, wJLBOSS from wINDRESP, and wJHBOSS from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjmngrManagerial duties, most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Manager1228014.417.7
Foreman/supervisor2167710.613.0
Not mnger/supervisor3892656.569.3
Missing or wild-96414.1Missing
Inapplicable-8159910.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73492.2Missing
Never had a job-33192.0Missing
Valid cases12883Missing cases2908
Question RouteUses wJBMNGR, wJLMNGR from wINDRESP, and wJHMNGR from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment History: Size, Sector and Duties
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjsizeNumber at workplace, most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1 - 218615.56.4
3 - 92225314.316.8
10 - 243216713.716.2
25 - 494171210.812.8
50 - 99513688.710.2
100 - 199611997.69.0
200 - 499714108.910.5
500 - 99987754.95.8
1000 or more912007.69.0
DK/less than 251079.5.6
DK/25 or more113472.22.6
Missing or wild-9175211.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73492.2Missing
Never had a job-33192.0Missing
Valid cases13371Missing cases2420
Question RouteUses wJBSIZE, wJSSIZE, wJLSIZE from wINDRESP, and wJHSIZE from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment History: Size, Sector and Duties
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjsegSocio economic group: most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Employers,large110.1.1
Managers,large215299.710.5
Employers,small32631.71.8
Managers,small43492.22.4
Professional Self-em5146.91.0
Professional employe65123.23.5
Int. non-manual,work7192512.213.3
Int. non-man,foreman84632.93.2
Junior non-manual9301119.120.7
Personal service wrk1011267.17.8
Foreman manual115573.53.8
Skilled manual wkrs1212578.08.7
Semi-skilled manual1315239.610.5
Unskilled manual wkr148045.15.5
Own account wkrs157714.95.3
Farmers - employers1637.2.3
Farmers - own accoun1792.6.6
Agricultural workers18107.7.7
Members of armed for1932.2.2
Missing or wild-95973.8Missing
Inapplicable-812.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73492.2Missing
Never had a job-33192.0Missing
Valid cases14514Missing cases1277
Question RouteUses wJBSEG, wJLSEG from wINDRESP, and wJHSEG from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjgoldGoldthorpe Class: most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Service class,higher1195012.316.1
Service class,lower2208913.217.3
Routine non-manual e3175411.114.5
Personal service wor412027.69.9
Sml props w employee51871.21.5
Sml props w/o employ66143.95.1
Farmers,Smallholders7104.7.9
Foreman,Technicians88425.37.0
Skilled manual worke98495.47.0
Semi,unskilled manua10245815.620.3
Agricultural workers1158.4.5
Missing or wild-96053.8Missing
Inapplicable-8241115.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73492.2Missing
Never had a job-33192.0Missing
Valid cases12107Missing cases3684
Question RouteUses wJBGOLD, wJLGOLD from wINDRESP, and wJHGOLD from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjrgscRG Social Class: most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Professional occ16624.24.6
technic2420626.629.0
Skilled non-manual3352122.324.3
Skilled manual4270217.118.6
Partly skilled occ5250815.917.3
Unskilled occ68835.66.1
Armed forces732.2.2
Missing or wild-95973.8Missing
Inapplicable-812.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73492.2Missing
Never had a job-33192.0Missing
Valid cases14514Missing cases1277
Question RouteUses wJBRGSC, wJLRGSC from wINDRESP, and wJHRGSC from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjiscoInternational SOC: most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases12426Missing cases3365
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjcssmCambridge Scale M: most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
34.4618.030.5690.32
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.001210776.7100.0
Missing or wild-9.006053.8Missing
Inapplicable-8.00241115.3Missing
Proxy respondent-7.003492.2Missing
Never had a job-3.003192.0Missing
Valid cases12107Missing cases3684
Question RouteUses wJBCSSM, wJLCSSM from wINDRESP, and wJHCSSM from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjcssfCambridge Scale F: most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
35.0619.060.5599.99
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.001210776.7100.0
Missing or wild-9.006053.8Missing
Inapplicable-8.00241115.3Missing
Proxy respondent-7.003492.2Missing
Never had a job-3.003192.0Missing
Valid cases12107Missing cases3684
Question RouteUses wJBCSSF, wJLCSSF from wINDRESP, and wJHCSSF from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjhgsHope-Goldthorpe Scale: most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
45.4916.66082.05
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
.0015.1.1
Amount stated1.001209276.699.9
Missing or wild-9.006053.8Missing
Inapplicable-8.00241115.3Missing
Proxy respondent-7.003492.2Missing
Never had a job-3.003192.0Missing
Valid cases12107Missing cases3684
Question RouteUses wJBHGS, wJLHGS from wINDRESP, and wJHHGS from wJOBHIST, as defined by NJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmrjsecSocio-Economic Class: most recent job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Employers large org1014.1.1
Higher managerial203972.52.7
Higher prof tradn'l314532.93.1
Higher prof new emp322151.41.5
High prof trad s.emp33145.91.0
High prof new s.emp3415.1.1
Lower Prof trad emps41170510.811.7
Lower Prof new emps42101.6.7
Lwr Prof trad s.emp43147.91.0
Lower Prof new s.emp4420.1.1
Lower manag occupns509355.96.4
Hgher supervis occup603542.22.4
admin7111777.58.1
serv727554.85.2
aux732251.41.5
Intermed engineering7457.4.4
Emp,small (non-prof)812901.82.0
Emp,small (agricult)8230.2.2
Own acct wkrs(n.pro)918435.35.8
Own acct wkrs(agric)92121.8.8
Lwr supervis occups1008295.25.7
Lwr technical craft1114272.72.9
Lwr tech process op112112.7.8
Semi-routine sales1219786.26.7
Semi-routine service1229996.36.9
Semi-routine tech1231611.01.1
Semi-routine op1243192.02.2
Semi-routine agric12550.3.3
Semi-routine cleri1261971.21.4
Semi-rtne childcare1271761.11.2
serv1314673.03.2
Routine production1323312.12.3
Routine technical1336043.84.1
Routine operative1348765.56.0
Routine agricultrl13532.2.2
Missing or wild-94502.8Missing
Inapplicable-8116.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73492.2Missing
Never had a job-33192.0Missing
Valid cases14557Missing cases1234
Question RouteUses NMRJSOC NMRJSEMP NMRJBOSS NMRJMNGR NMRJSIZE on Record NINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteSee full Coding frame in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npasegSocio economic group: father's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Managers,large235.210.9
Employers,small328.28.7
Managers,small48.12.5
Professional Self-em59.12.8
Professional employe619.15.9
Int. non-manual,work716.15.0
Int. non-man,foreman88.12.5
Junior non-manual915.14.7
Personal service wrk102.0.6
Foreman manual1126.28.1
Skilled manual wkrs1258.418.1
Semi-skilled manual1319.15.9
Unskilled manual wkr1420.16.2
Own account wkrs1539.212.1
Farmers - employers168.12.5
Farmers - own accoun174.01.2
Agricultural workers184.01.2
Members of armed for193.0.9
Missing or wild-932.2Missing
Inapplicable-81442491.3Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases321Missing cases15470
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npagoldGoldthorpe Social Class: father's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Service class,higher158.421.0
Service class,lower222.18.0
Routine non-manual e39.13.3
Personal service wor41.0.4
Sml props w employee523.18.3
Sml props w/o employ634.212.3
Farmers,Smallholders78.12.9
Foreman,Technicians835.212.7
Skilled manual worke930.210.9
Semi,unskilled manua1052.318.8
Agricultural workers114.01.4
Missing or wild-932.2Missing
Inapplicable-81446991.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases276Missing cases15515
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npargscRG Social Class: father's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Professional occ128.28.7
technic288.627.4
Skilled non-manual322.16.9
Skilled manual4125.838.9
Partly skilled occ533.210.3
Unskilled occ622.16.9
Armed forces73.0.9
Missing or wild-932.2Missing
Inapplicable-81442491.3Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases321Missing cases15470
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npaiscoInternational SOC : father's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases276Missing cases15515
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npacssmCambridge Scale males : father's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.002761.7100.0
Missing or wild-9.0032.2Missing
Inapplicable-8.001446991.6Missing
Proxy respondent-7.0010146.4Missing
Valid cases276Missing cases15515
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npacssfCambridge Scale females : father's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.002761.7100.0
Missing or wild-9.0032.2Missing
Inapplicable-8.001446991.6Missing
Proxy respondent-7.0010146.4Missing
Valid cases276Missing cases15515
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npahgsHope - Goldthorpe Scale : father's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.002761.7100.0
Missing or wild-9.0032.2Missing
Inapplicable-8.001446991.6Missing
Proxy respondent-7.0010146.4Missing
Valid cases276Missing cases15515
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


npasecSocio-Economic Class: father's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Higher managerial202.0.6
Higher prof tradn'l3113.14.0
Higher prof new emp321.0.3
High prof trad s.emp336.01.9
High prof new s.emp341.0.3
Lower Prof trad emps4123.17.2
Lower Prof new emps424.01.2
Lwr Prof trad s.emp434.01.2
Lower Prof new s.emp441.0.3
Lower manag occupns5033.210.3
Hgher supervis occup608.12.5
admin717.02.2
serv729.12.8
Intermed engineering741.0.3
Emp,small (non-prof)8127.28.4
Emp,small (agricult)827.02.2
Own acct wkrs(n.pro)9138.211.8
Own acct wkrs(agric)924.01.2
Lwr supervis occups10022.16.9
Lwr technical craft11115.14.7
Lwr tech process op1123.0.9
Semi-routine sales1211.0.3
Semi-routine service1228.12.5
Semi-routine tech12311.13.4
Semi-routine op12413.14.0
Semi-routine agric1254.01.2
Semi-routine cleri1261.0.3
serv1311.0.3
Routine technical13329.29.0
Routine operative13424.27.5
Inapplicable-81445691.5Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases321Missing cases15470
Question RouteUses NPASOC NPASEMP NPABOSS NPAMNGR NPASIZE on Record NINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteSee full Coding frame in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmasegSocio economic group: mothers's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Managers,large213.15.5
Employers,small34.01.7
Managers,small42.0.9
Professional employe64.01.7
Int. non-manual,work738.216.2
Int. non-man,foreman813.15.5
Junior non-manual958.424.7
Personal service wrk1035.214.9
Foreman manual116.02.6
Skilled manual wkrs128.13.4
Semi-skilled manual1321.18.9
Unskilled manual wkr1421.18.9
Own account wkrs1510.14.3
Agricultural workers182.0.9
Missing or wild-936.2Missing
Inapplicable-81450691.9Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases235Missing cases15556
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmagoldGoldthorpe Social Class: mothers's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Service class,higher114.16.8
Service class,lower240.319.3
Routine non-manual e335.216.9
Personal service wor434.216.4
Sml props w employee51.0.5
Sml props w/o employ69.14.3
Foreman,Technicians813.16.3
Skilled manual worke911.15.3
Semi,unskilled manua1048.323.2
Agricultural workers112.01.0
Missing or wild-936.2Missing
Inapplicable-81453492.0Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases207Missing cases15584
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmargscRG Social Class: mothers's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Professional occ14.01.7
technic263.426.8
Skilled non-manual373.531.1
Skilled manual431.213.2
Partly skilled occ542.317.9
Unskilled occ622.19.4
Missing or wild-936.2Missing
Inapplicable-81450691.9Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases235Missing cases15556
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmaiscoInternational SOC : mothers's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases207Missing cases15584
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmacssmCambridge Scale males : mothers's job
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.002071.3100.0
Missing or wild-9.0036.2Missing
Inapplicable-8.001453492.0Missing
Proxy respondent-7.0010146.4Missing
Valid cases207Missing cases15584
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18