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nbwtwk2Child 2 Weeks early or late
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND87 : How many weeks early/late was he/she?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
21.014.3
33.042.9
41.014.3
61.014.3
151.014.3
Not applicable-81477093.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases7Missing cases15784
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 1 AND NBWTXP2 = 2) Asked if R is female aged 16-50 and is the biological mother of more than one baby born since Sept 1st last year living in household and second child was not born within one week of due date.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtkn2Child 2 Birth weight known
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND88 : Do you know how much NAME weighed at birth in pounds and ounces or in kilos?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, in lbs oz16.085.7
Yes, in kilos21.014.3
Not applicable-81477093.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases7Missing cases15784
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 1) Asked if R is female aged 16- 50 and is the biological mother of more than one baby born since Sept 1st last year living in household.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtlb2Child 2 Birth weight: Pounds
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND89LB2 : How much did NAME weigh? Pounds
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
5.500.8457
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16.0100.0
Not applicable-81477193.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases6Missing cases15785
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 1 AND NBWTKN2 = 1) Asked if R is female aged 16-50 and is the biological mother of more than one baby born since Sept 1st last year living in household and knows how much second child weighed at birth in pounds and ounces.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtoz2Child 2 Birth weight: Ounces
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND89OZ2 : How much did NAME weigh? Ounces
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
6.502.26310
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16.0100.0
Not applicable-81477193.5Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases6Missing cases15785
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 1 AND NBWTKN2 = 1) Asked if R is female aged 16-50 and is the biological mother of more than one baby born since Sept 1st last year living in household and knows how much second child weighed at birth in pounds and ounces.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtgm2Child 2 Birth weight: Grammes
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND90 : How much did NAME weigh? Kilos
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1000.10001000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated11.0100.0
Not applicable-81477693.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases1Missing cases15790
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 1 AND NBWTKN2 = 2) Asked if R is female aged 16-50 and is the biological mother of more than one baby born since Sept 1st last year living in household and knows how much second child weighed at birth in kilos.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtg52Child 2 Birth weight: more than 5.5lbs
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND91 : (Asked if birthweight unknown) Did NAME weigh more than 5.5 pounds or less?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 1 AND NBWTKN2 = -1) Asked if R is female aged 16-50 and is the biological mother of any babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household and does not know how much second child weighed at birth.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtpn3Child 3 PNO
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND84PN3 : Enter PNO of child from household grid
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 2) Asked if R is female aged 16- 50 and is the biological mother of more than two babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtagm3Child 3 Age - months
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND84AGM3 : Enter age in months
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 2) Asked if R is female aged 16- 50 and is the biological mother of more than two babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtxp3Child 3 Born when expected
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND85 : Was (name of child) born within one week of the expected (due) date?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 2) Asked if R is female aged 16- 50 and is the biological mother of more than two babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household and third child was not born within one week of due date.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtel3Child 3 Born early or late
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND86 : Was he/she born early or late?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 2 AND NBWTXP3 = 2) Asked if R is female aged 16-50 and is the biological mother of more than two babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtwk3Child 3 Weeks early or late
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND87 : How many weeks early/late was he/she?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 2) Asked if R is female aged 16- 50 and is the biological mother of more than two babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household and third child was not born within one week of due date.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtkn3Child 3 Birth weight known
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND88 : Do you know how much NAME weighed at birth in pounds and ounces or in kilos?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 2) Asked if R is female aged 16- 50 and is the biological mother of more than two babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtlb3Child 3 Birth weight: Pounds
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND89LB3 : How much did NAME weigh? Pounds
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 2 AND NBWTKN3 = 1) Asked if R is female aged 16-50 and is the biological mother of more than two babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household and knows how much third child weighed at birth in pounds and ounces.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtoz3Child 3 Birth weight: Ounces
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND89OZ3 : How much did NAME weigh? Ounces
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 2 AND NBWTKN3 = 1) Asked if R is female aged 16-50 and is the biological mother of more than two babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household and knows how much third child weighed at birth in pounds and ounces.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtgm3Child 3 Birth weight: Grammes
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND90 : How much did NAME weigh? Kilos
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 2 AND NBWTKN3 = 2) Asked if R is female aged 16-50 and is the biological mother of more than two babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household and knows how much third child weighed at birth in kilos.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nbwtg53Child 3 Birth weight: more than 5.5lbs
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text ND91 : (Asked if birthweight unknown) Did NAME weigh more than 5.5 pounds or less?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not applicable-81477793.6Missing
Proxy Respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases0Missing cases15791
Question RouteIF (NSEX = 2 AND NAGE GE 16 or NAGE LE 50 AND NBIRHH = 1 AND NMABWLY = 1 AND NMABWNLY GT 2 AND NBWTKN3 = -1) Asked if R is female aged 16-50 and is the biological mother of any babies born since Sept 1st last year living in household and does not know how much third child weighed at birth.
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nwlshaResp understands spoken Welsh
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text ND93A : Can you understand, speak, read or write Welsh? Understand spoken Welsh
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0179911.471.5
Yes17184.528.5
Inapplicable-81226077.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases2517Missing cases13274
Question RouteIF (NREGION = 17) If R lives in Wales.
Index TermsEthnicity
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nwlshbResp speaks Welsh
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text ND93B : Can you understand, speak, read or write Welsh? Speak Welsh
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0192112.276.3
Yes15963.823.7
Inapplicable-81226077.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases2517Missing cases13274
Question RouteIF (NREGION = 17) If R lives in Wales.
Index TermsEthnicity
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nwlshcResp reads Welsh
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text ND93C : Can you understand, speak, read or write Welsh? Read Welsh
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0196712.578.1
Yes15503.521.9
Inapplicable-81226077.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases2517Missing cases13274
Question RouteIF (NREGION = 17) If R lives in Wales.
Index TermsEthnicity
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nwlshdResp writes Welsh
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text ND93D : Can you understand, speak, read or write Welsh? Write Welsh
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0204312.981.2
Yes14743.018.8
Inapplicable-81226077.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases2517Missing cases13274
Question RouteIF (NREGION = 17) If R lives in Wales.
Index TermsEthnicity
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nwlsheRespondent doesn't understand Welsh
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text ND93E : Can you understand, speak, read or write Welsh? No
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned07764.930.8
Yes1174111.069.2
Inapplicable-81226077.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases2517Missing cases13274
Question RouteIF (NREGION = 17) If R lives in Wales.
Index TermsEthnicity
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nwlshuaLanguage spoken at home
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text ND94A : Please look at the card (D26) and tell me what language you mainly speak... At home
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Only Welsh1116.714.9
Mainly Welsh243.35.5
Welsh and English eq327.23.5
Mainly English41621.020.9
Only English54182.653.9
Other610.11.3
Inapplicable-81400188.7Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases776Missing cases15015
Question RouteIF (NREGION = 17 AND ANY IWLSHA-D) If R lives in Wales and can understand, speak, read or write Welsh.
Index TermsEthnicity
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nwlshubLanguage spoken at work
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text ND94B : Please look at the card (D26) and tell me what language you mainly speak... At work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Only Welsh128.23.6
Mainly Welsh236.24.6
Welsh and English eq364.48.2
Mainly English4119.815.3
Only English52281.429.4
Other63011.938.8
Inapplicable-81400188.7Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases776Missing cases15015
Question RouteIF (NREGION = 17 AND ANY IWLSHA-D) If R lives in Wales and can understand, speak, read or write Welsh.
Index TermsEthnicity
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nwlshucLanguage spoken at school, college etc.
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text ND94C : Please look at the card (D26) and tell me what language you mainly speak... At school, college or university
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Only Welsh15.0.6
Mainly Welsh211.11.4
Welsh and English eq314.11.8
Mainly English440.35.2
Only English5121.815.6
Other65853.775.4
Inapplicable-81400188.7Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases776Missing cases15015
Question RouteIF (NREGION = 17 AND ANY IWLSHA-D) If R lives in Wales and can understand, speak, read or write Welsh.
Index TermsEthnicity
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nwlshudLanguage spoken talking to people
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text ND94D : Please look at the card (D26) and tell me what language you mainly speak... Talking to relatives, friends or neighbours
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Only Welsh122.12.8
Mainly Welsh2125.816.1
Welsh and English eq3115.714.8
Mainly English41531.019.7
Only English53562.345.9
Other65.0.6
Inapplicable-81400188.7Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases776Missing cases15015
Question RouteIF (NREGION = 17 AND ANY IWLSHA-D) If R lives in Wales and can understand, speak, read or write Welsh.
Index TermsEthnicity
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nwlshueLanguage spoken generally
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text ND94E : Please look at the card (D26) and tell me what language you mainly speak... For day to day activities such as shopping or taking the bus
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Only Welsh120.12.6
Mainly Welsh280.510.3
Welsh and English eq391.611.7
Mainly English4145.918.7
Only English54292.755.3
Other611.11.4
Inapplicable-81400188.7Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases776Missing cases15015
Question RouteIF (NREGION = 17 AND ANY IWLSHA-D) If R lives in Wales and can understand, speak, read or write Welsh.
Index TermsEthnicity
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW9 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


naglt20IC: resp. Aged 20 or under
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text ND95 : Interviewer check: Is respondent aged 20 years or under?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes112087.68.2
No21356985.991.8
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases14777Missing cases1014
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS.
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nscnow2Still at school
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text ND96 : Interviewer check: Is respondent still at school?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13432.228.4
No28655.571.6
Inapplicable-81356985.9Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases1208Missing cases14583
Question RouteIF (NAGLT20 = 1) Asked if R is aged 20 or under.
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
Education: Recent Education and Training
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ninftedIC: Respondent full-time student
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text ND97 : Interviewer check: Is respondent a full-time student?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13412.239.4
No25243.360.6
Not applicable-81391288.1Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases865Missing cases14926
Question RouteIF (NAGLT20 = 1 AND NSCNOW = 2) Asked if R is aged 20 or under and is not still at school.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Labour Force Status
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nedaspHighest lvl exam like get b/f leave sch
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text ND98 : What are the highest level exams you would like to gain before you leave school?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
GCSEs124.27.3
AS levels28.12.4
A levels32441.573.9
NVQ/GNVQ49.12.7
Highers622.16.7
Other723.17.0
Missing or wild-96.0Missing
Not applicable-81443491.4Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-17.0Missing
Valid cases330Missing cases15461
Question RouteIF (NAGLT20 = 1 AND NSCNOW = 1) Asked if R is aged 20 or under and is a full-time student.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Education: Expectations
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfedaspWould like to go onto further education
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text ND99 : (Showcard D27) Would you like to go on to do further full-time education at any of these types of institutions after you finish school?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13071.991.1
No216.14.7
Maybe/undecided314.14.2
Missing-96.0Missing
Not applicable-81443491.4Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases337Missing cases15454
Question RouteIF (NAGLT20 = 1 AND NSCNOW = 1) Asked if R is aged 20 or under and is a full-time student.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Education: Expectations
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfedtypType of further education R like to do
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text ND99A : Which one?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Nurs sch./T. Hosp18.12.6
FE or HE college261.419.9
Other college312.13.9
University42261.473.6
Missing or wild-96.0Missing
Not applicable-81446491.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases307Missing cases15484
Question RouteIF (NAGLT20 = 1 AND NSCNOW = 1 AND NFEDASP = 1) Asked if R is aged 20 or under and is a full-time student and would like to go on to further full time education at type of listed (Showcard D17) institution.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Education: Expectations
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfedlikLikelihood of entering further education
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text ND100 : How likely is it that you will go to college or university when you finish school, even if you take a gap year between?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very likely12311.575.5
Likely264.420.9
Not very likely36.02.0
Depends(volunteered)55.01.6
Missing or wild-96.0Missing
Not applicable-81446491.6Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases306Missing cases15485
Question RouteIF (NAGLT20 = 1 AND NSCNOW = 1 AND NFEDASP = 1 AND NFEDTYP = 1-4) Asked if R is aged 20 or under and is a full-time student and would like to go on to further full time education at type of listed (Showcard D17) institution.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Education: Expectations
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfednt11st reason not going on to f/education
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text ND101M1 : What are the main reasons you might not go on to further full-time education? First mention
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Decided on career28.120.5
Want to earn money315.138.5
Cost of education42.05.1
Depends on grades52.05.1
Undecided94.010.3
Other108.120.5
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Not applicable-81473493.3Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases39Missing cases15752
Question RouteIF (NFEDASP = 2 OR (NFEDASP = 2 AND NFEDTYP = 5 OR (NFEDTYP = 1-4 AND NFEDLIK = 3-5))) Asked if R is aged 20 or under and is a full-time student and would not like to on to further full-time education or thinks that it is unlikely.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Education: Expectations
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfednt22nd reason not going on to f/education
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text ND101M2 : What are the main reasons you might not go on to further full-time education? Second mention
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned037.290.2
Want to earn money31.02.4
Want to travel81.02.4
Other102.04.9
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Not applicable-81473493.3Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases41Missing cases15750
Question RouteIF (NFEDASP = 2 OR (NFEDASP = 2 AND NFEDTYP = 5 OR (NFEDTYP = 1-4 AND NFEDLIK = 3-5))) Asked if R is aged 20 or under and is a full-time student and would not like to on to Further full-time education or thinks that it is unlikely.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Education: Expectations
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nocfutJob Resp. Would like to do in future
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text ND102 : What job would you like to do once you finish your full-time education or sometime in the future?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-92231.41Missing
inapplicable-81409389.25Missing
proxy and/or phone-710146.42Missing
[Value >= 0]4612.92100.0
Total15791100.00
Valid cases461Missing cases15330
Question RouteIF (NAGLT20 = 1 AND (NSCNOW = 1 OR NSCNOW = 2 AND NINFTED = 1)) Asked if R is at school or is a full-time student.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Expectations
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nivdaPresent Demog section: Respondent Alone
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text ND105A : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Respondent alone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11015064.3100.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Not applicable-8462629.3Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases10150Missing cases5641
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nivdbPresent Demog. section: Partner
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text ND105B : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Partner present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01177474.679.7
Yes1300219.020.3
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases14776Missing cases1015
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nivdcPresent Demog. section: Other Adult
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text ND105C : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Other adult(s) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01368386.792.6
Yes110936.97.4
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases14776Missing cases1015
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nivddPresent Demog. section: Children
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text ND105D : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Child(ren) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01365886.592.4
Yes111187.17.6
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases14776Missing cases1015
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nivdePresent Demog. section: Supervisor
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text ND105E : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Supervisor present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01460092.598.8
Yes11761.11.2
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Proxy respondent-710146.4Missing
Valid cases14776Missing cases1015
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhldsbl1Consider's self to be disabled
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM1 : Can I check, do you consider yourself to be a disabled person?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-950.03Missing
Yes1172610.9310.93
No21406089.0489.07
Total15791100.00
Valid cases15786Missing cases5
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlstatHealth status over last 12 months
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM2 : Please think back over the last 12 months about how your health has been. Compared to people of your own age, would you say that your health has on the whole been ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9100.06Missing
Excellent1367523.2723.29
Good2733346.4446.47
Fair3322720.4420.45
Poor412357.827.83
Very Poor53111.971.97
Total15791100.00
Valid cases15781Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbHealth problems: none
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3M0 : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? None
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No health problems0646540.9100.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8932459.0Missing
Valid cases6465Missing cases9326
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteThe Wave One responses to the questions on health problems were processed to derive equivalent responses to those elicited directly at later Waves.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbaHealth problems: Arms, legs, hands, etc
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3A : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Problems or disability connected with: arms, legs, hands, feet, back, or neck (including arthritis and rheumatism)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01138372.172.1
Probs arms or legs1440627.927.9
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbbHealth problems: Sight
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3B : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Difficulty in seeing (other than needing glasses to read normal size print)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01495094.794.7
Difficulty seeing18395.35.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbcHealth problems: Hearing
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3C : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Difficulty in hearing
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01447991.791.7
Difficulty hearing113108.38.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbdHealth problems: Skin conditions/allergy
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3D : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Skin conditions/allergies
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01404488.988.9
Skin conds, allergie1174511.111.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbeHealth problems: Chest/breathing
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3E : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Chest/breathing problems, asthma, bronchitis
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01368786.786.7
Chest, breathing pro1210213.313.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbfHealth problems: Heart/blood pressure
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3F : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Heart/blood pressure or blood circulation problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01299782.382.3
Heart and blood1279217.717.7
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbgHealth problems: Stomach or digestion
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3G : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Stomach/liver/kidneys
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01452192.092.0
Stomach, liver, kidn112688.08.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbhHealth problems: Diabetes
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3H : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Diabetes
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01513395.895.8
Diabetes16564.24.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbiHealth problems: Anxiety, depression, etc
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3I : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Anxiety, depression or bad nerves, psychiatric problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01449991.891.8
Anxiety, depression112908.28.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbjHealth problems: Alcohol or drugs
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3J : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Alcohol or drug related problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01571099.599.5
Alcohol, drugs179.5.5
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbkHealth problems: Epilepsy
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3K : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Epilepsy
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01565799.299.2
Epilepsy1132.8.8
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprblHealth problems: Migraine
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3L : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Migraine or frequent headaches
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01466792.992.9
Migraine freq hdache111227.17.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbnHealth problems: Cancer
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3N : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Cancer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01555398.598.5
Cancer12361.51.5
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprboHealth problems: Stroke
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3O : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)?Stroke
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01559698.898.8
Stroke11931.21.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlprbmHealth problems: Other
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text NM3M : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (N1)? Other health problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01499094.994.9
Other17995.15.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Valid cases15789Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for NHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nhlsf1General state of health
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text NM4 : In general would you say your health is...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Excellent1322020.421.3
Very good2340421.622.5
Good3491631.132.5
Fair4262616.617.4
Poor59436.06.2
Proxy Respondent-76824.3Missing
Valid cases15109Missing cases682
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteInput variable for the SF36 Scale derived variables, see Notes on Derived Variables. Compare this item with wHLSTAT. Comparisons can also be made with the ADL questions carried at Waves 7 and 8.
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14


nhlsf2Health compared with one year ago
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text NM5 : Compared to one year ago, how would you rate your health in general now?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Much better than yea16684.24.4
Better than year ago214579.29.6
About the same31053066.769.7
Worse than year ago4209713.313.9
Much worse than year53572.32.4
Proxy Respondent-76824.3Missing
Valid cases15109Missing cases682
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteSee note for NHLSF1.
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14


nhlsf3aHealth limits vigorous activities
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text NM6A : Does your health limit you in these activities? If so, how much? Please choose an answer from this card (N3). Vigorous activities, such as running, lifting heavy objects, participating in strenuous sports
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9230.15Missing
proxy and/or phone-76824.32Missing
Yes, limited a lot1367723.2924.37
Yes, ltd. a little2319320.2221.17
No, not ltd. at all3821652.0354.46
Total15791100.00
Valid cases15086Missing cases705
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for NHLSF1.
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14


nhlsf3bHealth limits moderate activities
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text NM6B : Does your health limit you in these activities? If so, how much? Please choose an answer from this card (N3). Moderate activities, such as moving a table, pushing a vacuum cleaner, bowling or playing golf
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-910.01Missing
inapplicable-8821652.03Missing
proxy and/or phone-76824.32Missing
Yes, limited a lot112017.6117.43
Yes, ltd. a little2165810.5024.06
No, not ltd. at all3403325.5458.52
Total15791100.00
Valid cases6892Missing cases8899
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for NHLSF1.
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14


nhlsf3cHealth limits carrying groceries
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text NM6C : Does your health limit you in these activities? If so, how much? Please choose an answer from this card (N3). Lifting or carrying groceries
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-940.03Missing
proxy and/or phone-76824.32Missing
Yes, limited a lot111937.557.9
Yes, ltd. a little2178211.2811.8
No, not ltd. at all31213076.8280.3
Total15791100.00
Valid cases15105Missing cases686
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for NHLSF1.
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14


nhlsf3dHealth limits several flights of stair
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text NM6D : Does your health limit you in these activities? If so, how much? Please choose an answer from this card (N3). Climbing several flights of stairs
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-930.02Missing
proxy and/or phone-76824.32Missing
Yes, limited a lot1180611.4411.96
Yes, ltd. a little2193412.2512.8
No, not ltd. at all31136671.9875.24
Total15791100.00
Valid cases15106Missing cases685
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for NHLSF1.
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14


nhlsf3eHealth limits one flight of stairs
Record TypeNINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (28)
Question Number and Text NM6E : Does your health limit you in these activities? If so, how much? Please choose an answer from this card (N3). Climbing one flight of stairs
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, limited a lot16914.418.5
Yes, ltd. a little213628.636.4
No, not ltd. at all3169010.745.2
Not applicable-81136672.0Missing
Proxy Respondent-76824.3Missing
Valid cases3743Missing cases12048
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for NHLSF1. Compare this item with wHLLTB which was not asked at this wave.
Variable OccurrenceW9 W14