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oorgmmMember of other organisation
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (87)
Question Number and Text OV14P : Are you currently a member of: Other group or organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01377488.294.1
Member other group18605.55.9
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases14634Missing cases983
Question RouteIF (OORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteHigh number of 'other' responses has led to an extended coding frame being used with 3 extra types of organisation included from Wave 3 onwards. i.e. wORGMO, wORGMP, wORGMQ, wORGAO, wORGAP, wORGAQ. See note for OORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


oorgamActive in other organisation
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (87)
Question Number and Text OV15P : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Other group or organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01387688.994.8
Active other group17574.85.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases14633Missing cases984
Question RouteIF (OORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for OORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


oorgaActive in any listed organisations
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (87)
Question Number and Text OV15 : (Showcard V5) Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1663442.545.3
No2799951.254.7
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases14633Missing cases984
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
Social and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for OORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


otrustTrustworthiness of others
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text OV16 : Generally speaking, would you say that most people can be trusted, or that you can't be too careful in dealing with people?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Most people can be t1517433.135.6
Can't be too careful2905558.062.4
Other/depends32921.92.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Don't know-1113.7Missing
Valid cases14521Missing cases1096
Question RouteIF (OMEMORIG = 1 OR 5 OR 6) Asked if R is from LIB, LIS, LIW samples.
Index TermsValues, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W10 W13 W15 W17


ofrnaFrequency of talking to neighbours
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text OV17 : How often do you talk to any of your neighbours? Is it ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
On most days1547135.037.4
Once or twice a week2575736.939.3
Once or twice a mont3205713.214.1
Less than once a mon49636.26.6
Never53862.52.6
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases14634Missing cases983
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ofrnbFrequency of meeting people
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text OV18 : How often do you meet friends or relatives who are not living with you? Is it ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
On most days1704445.148.1
Once or twice a week2590937.840.4
Once or twice a mont313548.79.3
Less than once a mon43082.02.1
Never518.1.1
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases14633Missing cases984
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ofrncSpoken to someone in past week
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text OV19 : During the last week, have you spoken, even if only on the telephone, to anyone (apart from myself) who is not a member of your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes12801.885.9
No246.314.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81430791.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases326Missing cases15291
Question RouteIF (OFRNB = 4 or 5) Asked if R meets friends or relatives from outside household less often than once a month
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


oivvaValues section: respondent alone
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text OV20A : Who was present during this section? Respondent alone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0445428.530.4
Respondent alone11017965.269.6
Missing-92.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases14633Missing cases984
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


oivvbValues section: partner present
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text OV20B : Who was present during this section? Partner present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01177275.480.4
Partner present1286118.319.6
Missing-92.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases14633Missing cases984
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


oivvcValues section: other adults present
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text OV20C : Who was present during this section? Other adult(s) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01352986.692.5
Other adults pres111047.17.5
Missing-92.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases14633Missing cases984
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


oivvdValues section: child/ren present
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text OV20D : Who was present during this section? Child(ren) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01362587.293.1
Children present110086.56.9
Missing-92.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases14633Missing cases984
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


oivveValues section: supervisor present
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text OV20E : Who was present during this section? Supervisor present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01446192.698.8
Supervisor present11721.11.2
Missing-92.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases14633Missing cases984
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of101Income: NI retirement pension
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF101 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received N.I. Retirement (State Retirement) (Old Age) Pension?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01201977.078.5
NI retir pension1328821.121.5
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of102Income: pension from previous employer
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF102 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received A Pension from a previous employer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01333485.487.1
Pension prev emp2197312.612.9
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of103Income: pension from spouses ex-employer
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF103 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received A Pension from a spouse's previous employer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01484795.197.0
Pens spse prev emp34602.93.0
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of104Income: private pension or annuity
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF104 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received A Private Pension/Annuity?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01486595.297.1
Annuity/priv pens44422.82.9
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of105Income: widow or war widows pension
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF105 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received A Widow's or War Widow's Pension?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01519897.399.3
Widow/war pens5109.7.7
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of106Income: widowed mothers allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF106 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received A Widowed mother's allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01529697.999.9
Wid mothr allow611.1.1
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of107Income: Pension credit
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF107 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Pension Credit? (introduced from October 2003)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01487395.297.2
Pension credit74342.82.8
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of116Income: severe disablement allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF116 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Severe Disablement Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01519897.399.3
Sev disabl allow16109.7.7
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of118Income: industrial injury allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF118 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Industrial Injury or Disablement Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01522697.599.5
Disablement allow1881.5.5
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of119Income: attendance allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF119 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Attendance Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01494395.797.6
Attendance allowance193642.32.4
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of121Income: invalid care allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF121 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Invalid Care Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01517697.299.1
Invalid care allow21131.8.9
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of122Income: war disability pension
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF122 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received War disability Pension?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01526997.899.8
War disab pension2238.2.2
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of125Income: incapacity benefit
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF125 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Incapacity Benefit? (formerly invalidity benefit/ NI Sickness Benefit)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01471594.296.1
Incapacity benefit255923.83.9
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A. New benefit income source from Wave 5 onwards. Introduced in 1994 to replace Invalidity benefits and N.I. Sickness benefit from April 1995 on.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of126Income: disablty living allowance (care)
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF126 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Disability Living Allowance/ Care Component
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01477694.696.5
Disab liv allw -care265313.43.5
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of127Income: disab living allowance(mobility)
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF127 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Disability Living Allowance/ Mobility Component
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01475394.596.4
Disab liv allw -mob275543.53.6
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of128Income: disability living allowance (dk)
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF128 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Disability Living Allowance/ Components not known
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01513296.998.9
Disab liv allw -dk281751.11.1
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of132Income: income support (IS)
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF132 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Income Support?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01449492.894.7
Income support (IS)328135.25.3
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of135Income: child benefit
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF135 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Child Benefit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01237079.280.8
Child benefit35293718.819.2
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of136Income: child benefit (lone parent)
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF136 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Child Benefit (Lone Parent)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01506996.598.4
Lone parent benefit362381.51.6
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16


of137Income: Working family tax credit
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF137 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Working Family Tax Credit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01439292.294.0
Working fam tax cred379155.96.0
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of138Income: maternity allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF138 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Maternity allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01520697.499.3
Maternity allow38101.6.7
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of139Income: housing benefit
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF139 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Housing Benefit/Rent rebate or allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01423091.193.0
Housing benefit3910776.97.0
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Housing: Allowances/Rebates
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of140Income: council tax benefit
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF140 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Council Tax Benefit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01396089.491.2
Council Tax bene4013478.68.8
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A. Changed from Community Charge Benefit to Council Tax Benefit at Wave 3.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of141Income: other state benefit
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF141 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Any other state benefit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01521997.599.4
Other state bene4188.6.6
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of142Income: Job Seekers Allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF142 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Job Seeker's Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01502096.298.1
Job Seeker's Allowan422871.81.9
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteA new benefit introduced in October 1997 to replace Unemployment Benefit (wF133). See usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of143Income: Child tax credit
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF143 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Child Tax Credit? (introduced from April 2003)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01379588.390.1
Child Tax Credit4315129.79.9
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteNew benefit income source available from April 2003. See usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of151Income: educational grant
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF151 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Educational Grant (not Student Loan)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01507796.598.5
Educa grant512301.51.5
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Grants for Education
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of152Income: trade union payments
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF152 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Trade Union/Friendly Society payments?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01529597.999.9
T U/friendly soc pay5212.1.1
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Trade Unions and Union Membership
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of153Income: maintenance or alimony
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF153 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Maintenance or Alimony?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01508096.698.5
Maint or alimony532271.51.5
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of154Income: payments from relations
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF154 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Payments from a family member not living here?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01516997.199.1
Payment abs relative54138.9.9
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of155Income: rent from lodgers
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF155 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Rent from Boarders or lodgers (not family members) living here with you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01522997.599.5
Rent/boarders/lodger5578.5.5
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Rents, Savings, Investments
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of156Income: rent from other property
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF156 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Rent from any other property?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01497195.997.8
Rent other prop563362.22.2
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Rents, Savings, Investments
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of157Income: foster allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF157 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Foster allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01528397.999.8
Foster allowance5724.2.2
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of158Income: sickness or accident insurance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF158 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Sickness or accident insurance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01526497.799.7
Sick/acci insurance5843.3.3
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


of159Income: any other payment
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF159 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.2004 received Any other regular payment?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01518397.299.2
Any other payment59124.8.8
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Valid cases15307Missing cases310
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


onf1Income: total number of cited sources
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text OF2 : Interviewer check How many sources of income in total were recorded above?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
0630840.441.3
1313120.020.5
2290018.619.0
314659.49.6
48305.35.4
54012.62.6
61521.01.0
756.4.4
821.1.1
93.0.0
103.0.0
112.0.0
Proxy and or phone-73102.0Missing
Refused-235.2Missing
Valid cases15272Missing cases345
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


orsrpenResp. receiving a state pension
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text Can I just check, do you currently receive the State Retirement Pension?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes152.344.1
No266.455.9
Missing-96.0Missing
Inapplicable-81451192.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases118Missing cases15499
Question RouteIF ((OSEX = 1 AND OAGE GE 65) OR (OSEX = 2 AND OAGE GE 60) AND OF101 = 0) Asked if R is of retirement age and did not report receipt of State Retirement Pension.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteThis and the following variables are a series of double checks for respondents who reported nothing in the finance grids. Whether or not respondents received these prompts is flagged in the variable OFRADD in the OFINCOME record
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


orpencrResp. receiving pension credit
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text Do you currently receive Pension Credit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes198.69.9
No28945.790.1
Inapplicable-81356686.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Don't know-177.5Missing
Valid cases992Missing cases14625
Question RouteIF (((OSEX = 1 AND OAGE GE 65) OR (OSEX = 2 AND OAGE GE 60) AND OF101 = 1 AND OF102,3,4,5,6,7 = 0) AND ORSRPEN = 1 ) Asked if R is of retirement age and reported receipt of only State Retirement Pension.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ordsbenResp. receiving disability benefits
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text Can I just check, do you currently receive disability benefits of any kind?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes127.2.9
No2283218.199.1
Missing-97.0Missing
Inapplicable-81176975.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases2859Missing cases12758
Question RouteIF ((OJBSTAT = 8 OR OHLDSBL1 = 1 OR OHLPRB NE 1) AND (OJBHAS = 2 AND OJBOFF = 2) AND OF116,118,119,121,122,125,126,127,128 = 0) Asked if R is long term sick, disabled or has a chronic condition and did no paid last week and has no job that was away from, and did not report receipt of any disability benefit.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ordsbn16Income: severe disablement allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text (Showcard 49) Which ones do you receive?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned025.296.2
Yes161.03.8
Missing-98.1Missing
Not applicable-81460193.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases15591
Question RouteIF ((OJBSTAT = 8 OR OHLDSBL1 = 1 OR OHLPRB NE 1) AND (OJBHAS = 2 AND OJBOFF = 2) AND OF116,118,119,121,122,125,126,127,128 = 0) Asked if R is long term sick, disabled or has a chronic condition and did no paid last week and has no job that was away from, and did not report receipt of any disability benefit, but currently receives disability benefits of some kind.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ordsbn18Income: industrial injury allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text (Showcard 49) Which ones do you receive?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned025.296.2
Yes181.03.8
Missing-98.1Missing
Not applicable-81460193.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases15591
Question RouteIF ((OJBSTAT = 8 OR OHLDSBL1 = 1 OR OHLPRB NE 1) AND (OJBHAS = 2 AND OJBOFF = 2) AND OF116,118,119,121,122,125,126,127,128 = 0) Asked if R is long term sick, disabled or has a chronic condition and did no paid last week and has no job that was away from, and did not report receipt of any disability benefit, but currently receives disability benefits of some kind.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ordsbn19Income: attendance allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text (Showcard 49) Which ones do you receive?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned021.180.8
Yes195.019.2
Missing-98.1Missing
Not applicable-81460193.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases15591
Question RouteIF ((OJBSTAT = 8 OR OHLDSBL1 = 1 OR OHLPRB NE 1) AND (OJBHAS = 2 AND OJBOFF = 2) AND OF116,118,119,121,122,125,126,127,128 = 0) Asked if R is long term sick, disabled or has a chronic condition and did no paid last week and has no job that was away from, and did not report receipt of any disability benefit, but currently receives disability benefits of some kind.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ordsbn21Income: invalid care allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text (Showcard 49) Which ones do you receive?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned025.296.2
Yes211.03.8
Missing-98.1Missing
Not applicable-81460193.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases15591
Question RouteIF ((OJBSTAT = 8 OR OHLDSBL1 = 1 OR OHLPRB NE 1) AND (OJBHAS = 2 AND OJBOFF = 2) AND OF116,118,119,121,122,125,126,127,128 = 0) Asked if R is long term sick, disabled or has a chronic condition and did no paid last week and has no job that was away from, and did not report receipt of any disability benefit, but currently receives disability benefits of some kind.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ordsbn22Income: war disability pension
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text (Showcard 49) Which ones do you receive?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned025.296.2
Yes221.03.8
Missing-98.1Missing
Not applicable-81460193.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases15591
Question RouteIF ((OJBSTAT = 8 OR OHLDSBL1 = 1 OR OHLPRB NE 1) AND (OJBHAS = 2 AND OJBOFF = 2) AND OF116,118,119,121,122,125,126,127,128 = 0) Asked if R is long term sick, disabled or has a chronic condition and did no paid last week and has no job that was away from, and did not report receipt of any disability benefit, but currently receives disability benefits of some kind.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ordsbn25Income: incapacity benefit
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text (Showcard 49) Which ones do you receive?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned021.180.8
Yes255.019.2
Missing-98.1Missing
Not applicable-81460193.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases15591
Question RouteIF ((OJBSTAT = 8 OR OHLDSBL1 = 1 OR OHLPRB NE 1) AND (OJBHAS = 2 AND OJBOFF = 2) AND OF116,118,119,121,122,125,126,127,128 = 0) Asked if R is long term sick, disabled or has a chronic condition and did no paid last week and has no job that was away from, and did not report receipt of any disability benefit, but currently receives disability benefits of some kind.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ordsbn26D.L.A: care component
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text (Showcard 49) Which ones do you receive?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned019.173.1
Yes267.026.9
Missing-98.1Missing
Not applicable-81460193.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases15591
Question RouteIF ((OJBSTAT = 8 OR OHLDSBL1 = 1 OR OHLPRB NE 1) AND (OJBHAS = 2 AND OJBOFF = 2) AND OF116,118,119,121,122,125,126,127,128 = 0) Asked if R is long term sick, disabled or has a chronic condition and did no paid last week and has no job that was away from, and did not report receipt of any disability benefit, but currently receives disability benefits of some kind.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee notes for ORSBEN, D.L.A. = Disability Living Allowance.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ordsbn27D.L.A: mobility component
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text (Showcard 49) Which ones do you receive?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned022.184.6
Yes274.015.4
Missing-98.1Missing
Not applicable-81460193.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases15591
Question RouteIF ((OJBSTAT = 8 OR OHLDSBL1 = 1 OR OHLPRB NE 1) AND (OJBHAS = 2 AND OJBOFF = 2) AND OF116,118,119,121,122,125,126,127,128 = 0) Asked if R is long term sick, disabled or has a chronic condition and did no paid last week and has no job that was away from, and did not report receipt of any disability benefit, but currently receives disability benefits of some kind.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee notes for ORSBEN, ORDSBN26.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ordsbn28D.L.A: components not known
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (95)
Question Number and Text (Showcard 49) Which ones do you receive?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned021.180.8
Yes285.019.2
Missing-98.1Missing
Not applicable-81460193.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases15591
Question RouteIF ((OJBSTAT = 8 OR OHLDSBL1 = 1 OR OHLPRB NE 1) AND (OJBHAS = 2 AND OJBOFF = 2) AND OF116,118,119,121,122,125,126,127,128 = 0) Asked if R is long term sick, disabled or has a chronic condition and did no paid last week and has no job that was away from, and did not report receipt of any disability benefit, but currently receives disability benefits of some kind.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee notes for ORSBEN, ORDSBN26.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


orisResp. receiving income support
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (96)
Question Number and Text Can I just check, do you currently receive any benefits such as Income Support or Job Seekers Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02291.599.1
Yes12.0.9
Missing-92.0Missing
Not applicable-81440292.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases231Missing cases15386
Question RouteIF (OJBSTAT = 3 AND (OF132 = 0 OR OF142 = 0)) Asked if R is unemployed and did not report receipt of Income support or Job Seekers Allowance.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


orjsaResp. receiving job seekers allowance
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (96)
Question Number and Text Can I just check, do you currently receive any benefits such as Income Support or Job Seekers Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02291.599.1
Yes12.0.9
Missing-92.0Missing
Not applicable-81440292.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases231Missing cases15386
Question RouteIF (OJBSTAT = 3 AND (OF132 = 0 OR OF142 = 0)) Asked if R is unemployed and did not report receipt of Income support or Job Seekers Allowance.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


onisjsaResp. receiving none of these
Record TypeOINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (96)
Question Number and Text Can I just check, do you currently receive any benefits such as Income Support or Job Seekers Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04.01.7
Yes12271.598.3
Missing-92.0Missing
Not applicable-81440292.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-79826.3Missing
Valid cases231Missing cases15386
Question RouteIF (OJBSTAT = 3 AND (OF132 = 0 OR OF142 = 0)) Asked if R is unemployed and did not report receipt of Income support or Job Seekers Allowance.
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee note for ORSBEN.
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18