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nypestji am as able as most people
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11)
Question Number and Text NY39 : I am able to do things as well as most other people.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree142930.731.4
Agree280557.658.8
Disagree31208.68.8
Strongly disagree4141.01.0
Missing or wild-9292.1Missing
Valid cases1368Missing cases29
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypestci am a likeable person
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11)
Question Number and Text NY40 : I am a likeable person.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree139428.228.9
Agree290264.666.3
Disagree3553.94.0
Strongly disagree410.7.7
Missing-9312.2Missing
Don't know-15.4Missing
Valid cases1361Missing cases36
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypestki can usually solve my own problems
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12)
Question Number and Text NY41 : I can usually solve my own problems.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree126519.019.1
Agree294567.668.0
Disagree317312.412.4
Strongly disagree47.5.5
Missing or wild-95.4Missing
Don't know-12.1Missing
Valid cases1390Missing cases7
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypestei am inclined to feel i am a failure
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12)
Question Number and Text NY42 : All in all, I am inclined to feel I am a failure.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1261.91.9
Agree21339.59.6
Disagree364346.046.6
Strongly disagree457941.441.9
Missing-910.7Missing
Don't know-16.4Missing
Valid cases1381Missing cases16
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypestfat times i feel i am no good at all
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12)
Question Number and Text NY43 : At times I feel I am no good at all
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1614.44.4
Agree243631.231.4
Disagree357441.141.4
Strongly disagree431722.722.8
Missing-95.4Missing
Don't know-14.3Missing
Valid cases1388Missing cases9
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyptchai like most of my teachers
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12)
Question Number and Text NY44 : I like most of my teachers.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree119113.713.7
Agree274953.653.8
Disagree332623.323.4
Strongly disagree41258.99.0
Missing-95.4Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1391Missing cases6
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyptchbteachers are always getting at me
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12)
Question Number and Text NY45 : Teachers are always getting at me.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1946.76.8
Agree224417.517.6
Disagree374553.353.6
Strongly disagree430722.022.1
Missing-94.3Missing
Don't know-13.2Missing
Valid cases1390Missing cases7
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyphswfeel about your school work ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13)
Question Number and Text NY46 : The next few questions are about how you feel about different aspects of your life. I want you to tick the box that comes closest to expressing how you feel about the following things... Your school work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy122716.216.3
245732.732.8
341529.729.8
Neither happy/unhapp421115.115.2
5443.13.2
613.9.9
Completely unhappy7251.81.8
Missing-94.3Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1392Missing cases5
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyphapfeel about your appearance ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13)
Question Number and Text NY47 : Your appearance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy127119.419.5
240028.628.8
339728.428.6
Neither happy/unhapp421015.015.1
5614.44.4
6282.02.0
Completely unhappy7231.61.7
Missing-96.4Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1390Missing cases7
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyphfmfeel about your family ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13)
Question Number and Text NY48 : Your family
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy182358.959.1
232923.623.6
31369.79.8
Neither happy/unhapp4684.94.9
5171.21.2
68.6.6
Completely unhappy712.9.9
Missing-93.2Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1393Missing cases4
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyphfrfeel about your friends ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13)
Question Number and Text NY49 : Your friends?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy181458.358.5
239528.328.4
31349.69.6
Neither happy/unhapp4342.42.4
510.7.7
62.1.1
Completely unhappy72.1.1
Missing-95.4Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1391Missing cases6
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyphscfeel about your school?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13)
Question Number and Text NY50 : The school you go to?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy144932.132.3
239228.128.2
326519.019.1
Neither happy/unhappy41299.29.3
5664.74.8
6282.02.0
Completely unhappy7604.34.3
Missing-97.5Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1389Missing cases8
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyphlffeel about your life as a whole ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14)
Question Number and Text NY51 : Which best describes how you feel about your life as a whole?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy149435.435.6
251336.737.0
321415.315.4
Neither happy/unhapp41107.97.9
5322.32.3
613.9.9
Completely unhappy711.8.8
Missing-98.6Missing
Don't know-12.1Missing
Valid cases1387Missing cases10
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypvte6level of interest in politics
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14)
Question Number and Text NY52 : How interested are you in politics?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very interested1523.73.7
Fairly interested235225.225.4
Not interested398470.470.9
Missing-96.4Missing
Don't know-13.2Missing
Valid cases1388Missing cases9
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypvte3party which would vote for ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14)
Question Number and Text NY53 : If you could vote for a political party which would you vote for?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Conservative1715.19.5
Labour216611.922.3
Liberal Democrat3453.26.0
SNP4372.65.0
Plaid Cymru5493.56.6
Green Party6564.07.5
Ulster Unionist12312.24.2
SDLP135.4.7
Alliance Party141.1.1
Democratic Unionist15251.83.4
Sinn Fein16261.93.5
Other17231.63.1
None1821115.128.3
Missing-910.7Missing
Don't know-164145.9Missing
Valid cases746Missing cases651
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyptrunplayed truant from school
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text NY54 : In the past year, have you skipped school without an excuse?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never1113181.081.4
Once or twice218813.513.5
Several times3513.73.7
Often4201.41.4
Missing-96.4Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1390Missing cases7
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
NoteAt Wave 4 there was an attitudinal question about truancy DYPBUNK
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypbullhow much worry about bullying at school?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text NY55 : How much do you worry about being bullied at school? Is it...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A lot1916.56.5
A bit237727.027.1
Not at all392266.066.3
Missing-96.4Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1390Missing cases7
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Childrens Health
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypopschow much means to do well at school ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text NY56 : How much does it mean to you to do well at school? Does it mean...
Valid cases1388Missing cases9
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyplvscleave school when you are 16 ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text NY57 : Do you want to leave school when you are 16, or do you plan to go on to sixth form or college?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Leave school at 16118113.015.2
Go to sixth form or2101272.484.8
Missing-97.5Missing
Don't know-119714.1Missing
Valid cases1193Missing cases204
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypacvsimportant to get gcse/standards
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15)
Question Number and Text NY58 : How important do you think it is for you to get your GCSE exams? (Standard Grades in Scotland).
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very important1103774.274.8
Important231422.522.7
Not very important3241.71.7
Not at all important411.8.8
Missing or wild-910.7Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1386Missing cases11
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Expectations
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypsocoffice code: job like when left school ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text NY60 : What job would you like to do when you have left school?
Valid cases864Missing cases533
Index TermsChildren
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W12 W13 W14 W15


nypwklwpaid work done last week
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text NY61 : Did you do any paid work last week?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes132223.023.3
No2106075.976.7
Missing-99.6Missing
Don't know-16.4Missing
Valid cases1382Missing cases15
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypsoc1main job
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text NY62M1 : If you did paid work last week, what was your job last week? Main job.
Valid cases272Missing cases1125
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nypsoc2second job
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text NY62M2 : If you did paid work last week, what was your job last week? 2nd job
Valid cases272Missing cases1125
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nypwhrslast week, hours spent working for pay ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text NY63 : Last week, how many hours did you spend doing work for pay?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
5.455.51048
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
03.21.0
Amount stated129721.399.0
Missing-9282.0Missing
Not applicable-8106676.3Missing
Don't know-13.2Missing
Valid cases300Missing cases1097
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyppaylast week: money earned working ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (16)
Question Number and Text NY64 : What was your total pay last week?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
18.2015.78197
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated129921.4100.0
Missing-9322.3Missing
Not applicable-8106676.3Missing
Valid cases299Missing cases1098
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypwkmworks on a monday
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY65A : Which days of the week do you usually work? Monday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0128692.192.7
Monday11027.37.3
Missing-99.6Missing
Valid cases1388Missing cases9
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nypwktworks on a tuesday
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY65B : Which days of the week do you usually work? Tuesday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0128592.092.6
Tuesday11037.47.4
Missing-99.6Missing
Valid cases1388Missing cases9
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nypwkwworks on a wednesday
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY65C : Which days of the week do you usually work? Wednesday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0127991.692.1
Wednesday11097.87.9
Missing-99.6Missing
Valid cases1388Missing cases9
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nypwkthworks on a thursday
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY65D : Which days of the week do you usually work? Thursday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0126790.791.3
Thursday11218.78.7
Missing-99.6Missing
Valid cases1388Missing cases9
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nypwkfworks on a friday
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY65E : Which days of the week do you usually work? Friday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0126090.290.8
Friday11289.29.2
Missing-99.6Missing
Valid cases1388Missing cases9
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nypwksaworks on a saturday
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY65F : Which days of the week do you usually work? Saturday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0119085.285.7
Saturday119814.214.3
Missing-99.6Missing
Valid cases1388Missing cases9
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nypwksuworks on a sunday
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY65G : Which days of the week do you usually work? Sunday
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0128792.192.7
Sunday11017.27.3
Missing-99.6Missing
Valid cases1388Missing cases9
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nyplvhmage you think when you leave home ?
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY66 : At what age would you like to leave home?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
19.926.50097
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
02.1.2
Amount stated1128992.399.8
Missing-9473.4Missing
Refused-22.1Missing
Don't know-1574.1Missing
Valid cases1291Missing cases106
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nyp2uniwould like to go to college/university
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY67 : Would you like to go on to do further full-time education at a college or University after you finish school?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes197970.170.9
No21289.29.3
Not sure yet327419.619.8
Missing-9151.1Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases1381Missing cases16
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 14 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Expectations
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypnunawhy not go to university, first reason
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY68M1 : What are the main reasons you might NOT go on to further full-time education? 1st reason
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Want job, earn money1342.411.0
Want apprenticeship310.73.2
Job-career planned4372.612.0
No need of qualifs512.93.9
Hard work6151.14.9
Incapable uni work7151.14.9
Hate school-college8513.716.6
Waste of time97.52.3
Want stay at home108.62.6
Get on with life126.41.9
Go abroad-travel132.1.6
Can't be bothered14201.46.5
Unsure what to do15533.817.2
Other96382.712.3
Missing-9654.7Missing
Not applicable-897970.1Missing
Don't know-1453.2Missing
Valid cases308Missing cases1089
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 14 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Expectations
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypnunbwhy not go to university, second reason
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (17)
Question Number and Text NY68M2 : What are the main reasons you might NOT go on to further full-time education? 2nd reason
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned036225.992.3
Want job, earn money15.41.3
Job-career planned44.31.0
No need of qualifs56.41.5
Hard work62.1.5
Incapable uni work72.1.5
Hate school-college81.1.3
Waste of time93.2.8
Get on with life121.1.3
Unsure what to do153.2.8
Other963.2.8
Missing-913.9Missing
Not applicable-897970.1Missing
Don't know-113.9Missing
Valid cases392Missing cases1005
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 14 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 14 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Expectations
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypevnt11st mentioned important event of year
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (18)
Question Number and Text NY69M1 : Please tell me anything that has happened to you (or your family) which has stood out as important. This might be things you've done or things that have been of interest or concern. Just whatever comes to mind as important to you.
Valid cases1199Missing cases198
Index TermsChildren
Life Events
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteFull coding frame for this variable can be found in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W14 W17


nypevnt22nd mentioned important event of year
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (18)
Question Number and Text NY69M2 : Please tell me anything that has happened to you (or your family) which has stood out as important. This might be things you've done or things that have been of interest or concern. Just whatever comes to mind as important to you.
Valid cases1397Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Life Events
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteSee note for NYPEVNT1.
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W14 W17


nypwghtyoung person weight
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases1397Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Sampling Factors
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidcross-wave person identifier
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Valid cases1397Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidpCross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
Record TypeNYOUTH
Valid cases1397Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfnspnoperson number of father (nat/step)
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
030221.621.6
170750.650.6
223917.117.1
3463.33.3
4604.34.3
5302.12.1
610.7.7
73.2.2
Valid cases1397Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nfnspidx-wave pid of father (nat/step)
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases1397Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmnspnoperson number of mother (nat/step)
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
164746.346.3
272251.751.7
310.7.7
49.6.6
59.6.6
Valid cases1397Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (NAGE12 GE 11 AND NAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.2004.
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nmnspidcross-wave pid of mother (nat/step)
Record TypeNYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases1397Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


nypsoc_ccoffice code: job like when left school ? - condensed classification
Record TypeNYOUTH
Valid cases864Missing cases533
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W12 W13 W14 W15


nypsoc1_ccmain job - condensed classification
Record TypeNYOUTH
Valid cases272Missing cases1125
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15


nypsoc2_ccsecond job - condensed classification
Record TypeNYOUTH
Valid cases272Missing cases1125
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15