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pnet3wrWhether 3rd closest friend is relation
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7B : Is this person a relative?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1245916.021.9
No2875356.978.1
Missing-9319920.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases11212Missing cases4180
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet1rlRelationship of 1st closest friend to R
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7B : If YES write in their relationship to you, if not write in None
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Partner159.41.5
Child210516.826.4
Sibling314039.135.2
Parent48275.420.7
Grandparent59.1.2
Grandchild613.1.3
Aunt, uncle, cous72571.76.4
Other83682.49.2
Missing-911337.4Missing
Inapplicable-8925760.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-138.2Missing
Valid cases3987Missing cases11405
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet2rlRelationship of 2nd closest friend to R
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7B : If YES write in their relationship to you, if not write in None
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Partner114.1.5
Child27204.723.9
Sibling310897.136.2
Parent44733.115.7
Grandparent511.1.4
Grandchild628.2.9
Aunt, uncle, cous72581.78.6
Other84192.713.9
Missing-9208513.5Missing
Inapplicable-8928760.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-131.2Missing
Valid cases3012Missing cases12380
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet3rlRelationship of 3rd closest friend to R
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7B : If YES write in their relationship to you, if not write in None
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Partner19.1.4
Child24412.919.5
Sibling38475.537.4
Parent43262.114.4
Grandparent510.1.4
Grandchild630.21.3
Aunt, uncle, cous72491.611.0
Other83542.315.6
Missing-9336321.8Missing
Inapplicable-8875356.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-133.2Missing
Valid cases2266Missing cases13126
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet1agAge of 1st closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7C : What is your friend's age?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
44.3017.39099
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Age given11338787.0100.0
Missing-910286.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Valid cases13387Missing cases2005
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet2agAge of 2nd closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7C : What is your friend's age?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
43.3017.15299
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Age given11261682.0100.0
Missing-9179711.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases12616Missing cases2776
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet3agAge of 3rd closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7C : What is your friend's age?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
42.8017.22798
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Age given11157775.2100.0
Missing-9283618.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases11577Missing cases3815
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet1knHow long known 1st closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7D : About how long have you known him or her?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 yr12591.71.9
1-2 yrs27104.65.3
3-10 yrs3300419.522.3
10 yrs or more4950561.870.5
Missing-99346.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases13478Missing cases1914
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet2knHow long known 2nd closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7D : About how long have you known him or her?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 yr12811.82.2
1-2 yrs27234.75.7
3-10 yrs3333221.626.2
10 yrs or more4838854.565.9
Missing-9168611.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-15.0Missing
Valid cases12724Missing cases2668
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet3knHow long known 3rd closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7D : About how long have you known him or her?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 yr13312.22.8
1-2 yrs28655.67.4
3-10 yrs3331321.528.2
10 yrs or more4722346.961.6
Missing-9267917.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases11732Missing cases3660
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet1phHow often see 1st closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7E : How often do you see or get in touch with your friend either by visiting, writing or by telephone?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Most days1586538.143.4
Least once week2511233.237.8
Least once month3191312.414.2
Less often46214.04.6
Missing-99015.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases13511Missing cases1881
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet2phHow often see 2nd closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7E : How often do you see or get in touch with your friend either by visiting, writing or by telephone?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Most days1407626.532.0
Least once week2519333.740.7
Least once month3267817.421.0
Less often48005.26.3
Missing-9166410.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases12747Missing cases2645
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet3phHow often see 3rd closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text PS7E : How often do you see or get in touch with your friend either by visiting, writing or by telephone?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Most days1325021.127.7
Least once week2449129.238.2
Least once month3291218.924.8
Less often410897.19.3
Missing-9267017.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases11742Missing cases3650
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet1lvHow far away 1st closest friend lives
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (12)
Question Number and Text PS7F : About how many miles away does your friend live?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 mile1426127.731.6
Less than 5 miles2379524.728.1
5-50 miles3362523.626.9
Over 50 miles4181211.813.4
Missing-99206.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases13493Missing cases1899
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet2lvHow far away 2nd closest friend lives
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (12)
Question Number and Text PS7F : About how many miles away does your friend live?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 mile1365423.728.6
Less than 5 miles2383724.930.1
5-50 miles3356623.227.9
Over 50 miles4171011.113.4
Missing-9164710.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases12767Missing cases2625
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet3lvHow far away 3rd closest friend lives
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (12)
Question Number and Text PS7F : About how many miles away does your friend live?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 mile1315020.526.8
Less than 5 miles2345422.429.4
5-50 miles3348822.729.7
Over 50 miles4166910.814.2
Missing-9265117.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases11761Missing cases3631
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet1jbEmployment of 1st closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (12)
Question Number and Text PS7G : Which of these best describes what your friend does?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
FT employed1666943.349.6
PT employed2190112.414.1
Unemployed36874.55.1
FT educatn48315.46.2
FT housewrk58685.66.5
Fully retird6248616.218.5
Missing-99726.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases13442Missing cases1950
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet2jbEmployment of 2nd closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (12)
Question Number and Text PS7G : Which of these best describes what your friend does?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
FT employed1646542.050.9
PT employed2187412.214.7
Unemployed36894.55.4
FT educatn48315.46.5
FT housewrk57064.65.6
Fully retird6214313.916.9
Missing-9170511.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases12708Missing cases2684
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet3jbEmployment of 3rd closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (12)
Question Number and Text PS7G : Which of these best describes what your friend does?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
FT employed1605739.451.7
PT employed2170211.114.5
Unemployed35623.74.8
FT educatn48295.47.1
FT housewrk56224.05.3
Fully retird6195112.716.6
Missing-9268917.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases11723Missing cases3669
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pnet1etEthnicity of 1st closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (12)
Question Number and Text PS7H : Which of these best describes your friend's ethnic group?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
White11309985.197.2
Asian21941.31.4
Black African325.2.2
Black Caribbean449.3.4
Chinese512.1.1
Mixed658.4.4
Any other734.2.3
Missing-99426.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases13471Missing cases1921
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW14 W16 W18


pnet2etEthnicity of 2nd closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (12)
Question Number and Text PS7H : Which of these best describes your friend's ethnic group?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
White11239280.597.2
Asian21791.21.4
Black African330.2.2
Black Caribbean448.3.4
Chinese521.1.2
Mixed647.3.4
Any other728.2.2
Missing-9166910.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases12745Missing cases2647
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW14 W16 W18


pnet3etEthnicity of 3rd closest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (12)
Question Number and Text PS7H : Which of these best describes your friend's ethnic group?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
White11142174.297.2
Asian21531.01.3
Black African335.2.3
Black Caribbean451.3.4
Chinese522.1.2
Mixed638.2.3
Any other727.2.2
Missing-9266617.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases11747Missing cases3645
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW14 W16 W18


pnetsocBest friend
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (13)
Question Number and Text PS8A : Thinking now of your first friend, what is the name or title of your friend's current job? If this friend is not working, please give details of his/her last job.
Valid cases13534Missing cases1858
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


pprrs2iRelationship of Proxy to Informant
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (2)
Question Number and Text PP2B : What is the relationship of the proxy informant (the person answering the questions) to the person who this proxy interview is about?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Reference person140.313.3
Lawful spouse2116.838.7
Live-in partner344.314.7
Natural child427.29.0
Step/partner's child71.0.3
Nat'l brother or sis101.0.3
Bro or sis-in-law1217.15.7
Natural parent1342.314.0
Other parent141.0.3
Mother/father-in-law151.0.3
Any grand parent163.01.0
Grand child171.0.3
Aunt or uncle192.0.7
Other304.01.3
Inapplicable-81509298.1Missing
Valid cases300Missing cases15092
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2) if proxy interview
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppripnPerson number of informant
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (2)
Question Number and Text PP2C : Enter person number of Proxy Informant
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in Household07.02.3
11551.051.7
2123.841.0
310.13.3
43.01.0
51.0.3
61.0.3
Inapplicable-81509298.1Missing
Valid cases300Missing cases15092
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2) if proxy interview
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprwhyReason for Proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (2)
Question Number and Text PP2D : What is the reason the person is being proxied?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
In institution18.16.1
Study'g away frm hom28.16.1
On holiday34.03.0
Away business/work443.332.6
Temp. away from home57.05.3
Non contact67.05.3
Perm'ly too unwell717.112.9
Too ill/old82.01.5
Too busy91.0.8
Carer/family illness1231.223.5
Stressed family sitn134.03.0
Missing or wild-91681.1Missing
Inapplicable-81509298.1Missing
Valid cases132Missing cases15260
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2) if proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppplevrProxy Lived at this address all life
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (3)
Question Number and Text PP3 : When did (NAME) move to this address?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Here all life166.4100.0
Inapplicable-81532699.6Missing
Valid cases66Missing cases15326
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteThis variable was previously named wP3AL. Includes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppresbgmMonth started economic status - proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (4)
Question Number and Text PP10M : When did (NAME) start being (STATUS AT P14) (Month)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-91020.66Missing
inapplicable-81512898.28Missing
January190.065.56
February280.054.94
March350.033.09
April4120.087.41
May570.054.32
June6160.109.88
July7280.1817.28
August8210.1412.96
September9330.2120.37
October10120.087.41
November1170.054.32
December1240.032.47
Total15392100.00
Valid cases162Missing cases15230
Question RouteIF ((PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) AND PJBSTAT NE 7) if proxy or telephone subject is not currently a full time student
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppresby4Year started economic status - proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (4)
Question Number and Text PP10Y : When did (NAME) start being (STATUS AT P14) (Year)
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1990.0514.3319372006
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated12641.7100.0
Inapplicable-81512898.3Missing
Valid cases264Missing cases15128
Question RouteIF ((PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) AND PJBSTAT NE 7) if proxy or telephone subject is not currently a full time student
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppreslyStarted status after 1.9.2005 - proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (4)
Question Number and Text PP11 : Was it after September 1st 2005?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-920.01Missing
inapplicable-81536499.82Missing
Yes, after 1.9.2005130.0211.54
No on/before 1.9.20052230.1588.46
Total15392100.00
Valid cases26Missing cases15366
Question RouteIF ((PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) AND PJBSTAT NE 7 AND PPRESBG- P/Y = -1) if proxy or telephone subject and is not currently a full time student and proxy does not know starting date of subject's current economic status
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprfehqProxy's Highest FE qualification
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (8)
Question Number and Text PP23 : Which is the highest qualification (she/he) has got?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9120.08Missing
inapplicable-81531599.50Missing
Youth training cert110.011.54
Trade apprenticeship270.0510.77
Clerical and commercial330.024.62
City and Guilds Pt I490.0613.85
City and Guilds Pt 2550.037.69
City and Guilds Pt 3650.037.69
ONC or OND740.036.15
HNC or HND870.0510.77
Nursing qualifications910.011.54
Teaching qualifications1030.024.62
University diploma1110.011.54
First degree1280.0512.31
Higher degree1330.024.62
Other tech or professional1480.0512.31
Total15392100.00
Valid cases65Missing cases15327
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprsehqProxy's Highest school qualification
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (9)
Question Number and Text PP25 : Which is the highest qualification (she/he) has got?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
School cert or Matri11.05.3
CSE grade 2-522.010.5
GCSE grades D-G45.026.3
GCSE grades A-C55.026.3
A level102.010.5
GNVQ111.05.3
SCE O'grade D-E/4-5121.05.3
Higher grade241.05.3
Other/foreign301.05.3
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81536999.9Missing
Valid cases19Missing cases15373
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprjbftProxy's Job full time / part time
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text PP58 : Would you say (his/her) current job is part-time or full- time?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Part time124.213.9
Full time21491.086.1
Inapplicable-81521998.9Missing
Valid cases173Missing cases15219
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprjbbgmMonth started current job-proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text PP59M : When did (NAME) start working in this job? (Month)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9590.38Missing
inapplicable-81521998.88Missing
January150.034.39
February230.022.63
March350.034.39
April4160.1014.04
May570.056.14
June6140.0912.28
July790.067.89
August8120.0810.53
September9240.1621.05
October1070.056.14
November1170.056.14
December1250.034.39
Total15392100.00
Valid cases114Missing cases15278
Question RouteIF ((PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) AND (PJBHAS = 1 OR (PJBHAS = 2 AND PJBOFF = 1))) if proxy or telephone subject did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprjbby4Year started current job-proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text PP59Y : When did (NAME) start working in this job? (Year)
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1997.709.4519702006
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9110.07Missing
inapplicable-81522098.88Missing
[Value >= 0]1611.05100.0
Total15392100.00
Valid cases161Missing cases15231
Question RouteIF ((PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) AND (PJBHAS = 1 OR (PJBHAS = 2 AND PJBOFF = 1))) if proxy or telephone subject did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprjblyJob started after 1.9.2005 - proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (20)
Question Number and Text PP60 : Was it after September 1st 2005?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, after 1.9.200514.030.8
No, on/before 1.9.2029.169.2
Inapplicable-81537999.9Missing
Valid cases13Missing cases15379
Question RouteIF ((PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) AND (PJBHAS = 1 OR (PJBHAS = 2 AND PJBOFF = 1)) AND PPRJBBG-M/Y = -1) if proxy or telephone subject did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from and proxy does not know starting date of subject's current job
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprearnProxy's total earnings, banded
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (20)
Question Number and Text PP61 : Would you please look at this card (p13) and give me the letter for the group in which you would place (NAME's) total earnings from this job before tax and other deductions?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No earnings at all07.04.0
Lt 25 pw/lt 1299 pa11.0.6
25-39 pw/1300-209922.01.2
40-59 pw/2100-309931.0.6
60-79 pw/510-419942.01.2
80-99 pw/4200-519952.01.2
100-124/5200-649965.02.9
125-149/6500-779974.02.3
150-179/7800-929986.03.5
180-209/9300-10999911.16.4
210-259/11k-134991024.213.9
260-299/13500-159991114.18.1
300-379/16k-199991219.111.0
380-479/20k-249991318.110.4
480+ pw/25k+ pa1457.432.9
Inapplicable-81521998.9Missing
Valid cases173Missing cases15219
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 AND (PJBHAS = 1 OR (PJBHAS = 2 AND PJBOFF = 1))) if proxy subject did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsIncomes
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteIncludes imputed data. As this is a variable directly associated with a question, the imputation flag PPREARNI takes missing value code of original variable (e.g. Don't know, refuse, etc.) if imputed, and 0 if not imputed, or -8 if the variable was inapplicable.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf101Income: NI retirement pension - proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70A : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? NI Retirement (old age) pension
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned043.337.4
NI retir pension172.562.6
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf102Income: pension from prev. empl.-pxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70B : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Pension from previous employer(s)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned088.676.5
Pension prev emp227.223.5
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf116Income: invaldty/disablty allowance-pxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70C : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Disability Living Allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned083.572.2
Invalidity allow332.227.8
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf131Income: UB and/or income support-proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70D : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Job Seekers Allowance (Unemployment) and/or Income Support
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0106.792.2
UB and/or IS49.17.8
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf135Income: child benefit
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70F : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Child Benefit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0107.793.0
Child benefit68.17.0
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf137Income: family credit
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70G : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Working Family Tax Credit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0112.797.4
Family credit73.02.6
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf139Income: housing ben/rent rebate-proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70H : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Housing Benefit/Rent Rebate
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned099.686.1
Housing benefit816.113.9
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Housing: Allowances/Rebates
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf125Income: incapacity benefit
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PF70I : Please look as this card (P15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Incapacity Benefit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned099.686.1
Incapacity benefit916.113.9
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf141Income: other state benefit
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70J : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Any Other State Benefit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned092.680.0
Other state benefit1023.120.0
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf143Income: child tax credit
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70K : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Child Tax Credit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0112.797.4
Child tax credit113.02.6
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprf107Income: pension credit - pxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70L : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Pension Credit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0104.790.4
Pension credit1211.19.6
Missing or wild-948.3Missing
Inapplicable-81522998.9Missing
Valid cases115Missing cases15277
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprfirnIncome: none of listed benefits-proxy
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (23)
Question Number and Text PP70NONE : Please look at this card (p15) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? None/Don't know/Refused
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9530.34Missing
inapplicable-81520798.80Missing
refused-220.01Missing
Not mentioned01300.84100.0
Total15392100.00
Valid cases130Missing cases15262
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2 or PIVFIO = 3) if proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsFinancial Management: Allowances
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pprfitbProxy's personal income, banded
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (24)
Question Number and Text PP71 : Would you please look at this card (p16) and give me the letter for the group in which you would place (NAME's) total personal income from all sources, before tax and other deductions.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No income at all017.15.7
Lt 25 pw/lt 1299 pa13.01.0
25-39 pw/1300-209923.01.0
40-59 pw/2100-309936.02.0
60-79 pw/510-4199413.14.3
80-99 pw/4200-5199514.14.7
100-124/5200-6499624.28.0
125-149/6500-7799718.16.0
150-179/7800-9299818.16.0
180-209/9300-10999921.17.0
210-259/11k-134991031.210.3
260-299/13500-159991116.15.3
300-379/16k-199991224.28.0
380-479/20k-249991327.29.0
480+ pw/25k+ pa1465.421.7
Inapplicable-81509298.1Missing
Valid cases300Missing cases15092
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2) if proxy interview
Index TermsIncomes
NoteIncludes imputed data. As this is a variable directly associated with a question, the imputation flag PPRFITBI takes missing value code of original variable (e.g. Don't know, refuse, etc.) if imputed, and 0 if not imputed, or -8 if the variable was inapplicable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pivpaProxy questionnaire: informant alone
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (25)
Question Number and Text PPI1A : Who was present during the interview? Informant alone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned060.420.3
Informant alone12361.579.7
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81509298.1Missing
Valid cases296Missing cases15096
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2) if proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pivpbProxy questionnaire: partner alone
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (25)
Question Number and Text PPI1B : Who was present during the interview? Partner present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02781.893.9
Partner present118.16.1
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81509298.1Missing
Valid cases296Missing cases15096
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2) if proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pivpcProxy questionnaire: adult present
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (25)
Question Number and Text PPI1C : Who was present during the interview? Other adult(s) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02821.895.3
Other adlts pres114.14.7
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81509298.1Missing
Valid cases296Missing cases15096
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2) if proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pivpdProxy questionnaire: child present
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (25)
Question Number and Text PPI1D : Who was present during the interview? Child(ren) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02811.894.9
Children present115.15.1
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81509298.1Missing
Valid cases296Missing cases15096
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2) if proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pivpeProxy questionnaire: supervisor present
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (25)
Question Number and Text PPI1E : Who was present during the interview? Supervisor present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02781.893.9
Supervisor present118.16.1
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81509298.1Missing
Valid cases296Missing cases15096
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 2) if proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pthrpopRespondent is HRP or spouse/partner - Tel
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (2)
Question Number and Text PTH1A : IC: Is this person the HRP or their spouse/partner?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes16023.988.9
No275.511.1
Inapplicable-81441593.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Valid cases677Missing cases14715
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 3) if telephone interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


pthhrpwHRP or spouse done HHQ in prev wave -Tel
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (2)
Question Number and Text PTHIB : IC: Has the HRP or their spouse/partner answered the household questions in a previous interview?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1140.923.3
No24623.076.7
Inapplicable-81449094.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Valid cases602Missing cases14790
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 3) if telephone interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ptelqlyGained qualification since last Sept
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (9)
Question Number and Text PT1 : Since September 1st 2005 have you gained any recognised academic, vocational, technical or professional qualifications, including school exams?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes143.37.0
No25733.793.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81447494.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Valid cases616Missing cases14776
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 3 AND PIVSTAT2 = 1) if telephone interview and has ever been interviewed before.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ptlhqlyHighest qualification obtained
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (9)
Question Number and Text PT2 : Please tell me the highest qualification you obtained since September 1st 2005?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
University first deg15.011.6
University higher de21.02.3
Other higher academi35.011.6
A level/AS level55.011.6
Clerical131.02.3
Guilds141.02.3
ONC/OND/BTEC151.02.3
HNC/HND/BTEC161.02.3
NVQ/SVQ - level 1/2171.02.3
NVQ/SVQ - level 3/4183.07.0
Other technical or p2019.144.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81504797.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Valid cases43Missing cases15349
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 3 AND AND PIVSTAT2 = 1 AND PTELQLY = 1) if telephone interview and has ever been interviewed before and has gained a recognised qualification since 1st Sept last year.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ptelqalHas listed qualification
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (12)
Question Number and Text PT3 : Do you have any recognised academic, vocational, technical or professional qualifications, including school exams?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes149.383.1
No210.116.9
Inapplicable-81503397.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Valid cases59Missing cases15333
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 3 AND PIVSTAT2 = 0 OR 2 OR 3) if telephone interview and has never been interviewed before.
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ptelhtqQualification
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (13)
Question Number and Text PT4 : Can you tell me the highest qualification you have?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
CSE52.04.9
GCSE618.143.9
O level71.02.4
GNVQ/GSVQ102.04.9
Standard grades122.04.9
Higher grade133.07.3
Advanced higher141.02.4
SLC161.02.4
Clerical201.02.4
HNC/HND/BTEC231.02.4
NVQ/SVQ - level 1/2243.07.3
NVQ/SVQ - level 3/4253.07.3
Other technical or p303.07.3
Inapplicable-81504397.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Refused-28.1Missing
Valid cases41Missing cases15351
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 3 AND AND PIVSTAT2 = 0 OR 2 OR 3 PTELQAL = 1) if telephone interview and has never been interviewed before and has recognised qualifications.
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ptrpenReceives any pension - Telephone
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (48)
Question Number and Text PT9A : Can you tell me if you are currently receiving any type of pension income, including the state pension, any occupational pension, annuities, widow's pension or pension credit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1146.921.6
No25313.478.4
Inapplicable-81441593.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Valid cases677Missing cases14715
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 3) if telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ptrben1Receives a disability benefit -Telephone
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (48)
Question Number and Text PT9C : Are you currently receiving any type of disability payment including disability allowance, incapacity benefit, attendance allowance or any other invalid or disability payment?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes157.48.4
No26204.091.6
Inapplicable-81441593.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Valid cases677Missing cases14715
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 3) if telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ptrben2Receives other benefit - Telephone
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (49)
Question Number and Text PT9E : Are you currently receiving any other type of benefit payment including income support, Job Seekers Allowance, child benefit, Working Tax Credit, maternity allowance, child tax credit, housing benefit, rent rebate or council tax benefit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11871.227.6
No24903.272.4
Inapplicable-81441593.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Valid cases677Missing cases14715
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 3) if telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


ptropayReceives other payment - Telephone
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (49)
Question Number and Text PT9G : Do you currently receive any other type of payments such as an educational grant, trade union payment, maintenance or alimony, payment from a family member not living here, rent from boarders or rent from any other properties, foster allowance or any other type of regular payment?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes132.24.7
No26454.295.3
Inapplicable-81441593.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Valid cases677Missing cases14715
Question RouteIF (PIVFIO = 3) if telephone interview IF (PIVFIO = 3) if telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW15 W16 W17 W18


pidCross-wave person identifier
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet (2)
Question Number and Text PEG3 : Office Code
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidpCross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


piviolwinterview outcome at last wave
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet (2)
Question Number and Text PEG6 : Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Full interview11372389.291.2
Eligible but not int28905.85.9
Youth int32631.71.7
Adult in non-int hho51701.11.1
Retired rejoiner69.1.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-83352.2Missing
Valid cases15055Missing cases337
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


phhmemHousehold membership
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet (3)
Question Number and Text PEG9 : Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Orig member resident11495397.197.1
Orig member absent216.1.1
Enum membr -rejoiner579.5.5
New entrant -residen63342.22.2
New entrant - absent71.0.0
Retired rejoiner89.1.1
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
NoteCopied variable from Record Type PINDALL. Approximate equivalent to AHGCIA.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pnewhyNew entrants - why living in HH
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet (3)
Question Number and Text PEG10 : Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Original member01496997.397.3
Marriage/cohabitatio21901.21.2
Return from uni/coll311.1.1
Never left54.0.0
Moved in with parent6118.8.8
Shared accomodation787.6.6
Other89.1.1
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases15388Missing cases4
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Changes
Relationship between Household Members
NoteCopied variable from Record Type PINDALL.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pnemnjnNew entrants - month joined HH
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet (3)
Question Number and Text PEG12M : Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9260.17Missing
Current resident01497397.2897.44
January1210.140.14
February2170.110.11
March3120.080.08
April4380.250.25
May5330.210.21
June6460.300.3
July7340.220.22
August8470.310.31
September9600.390.39
October10330.210.21
November11300.190.2
December12220.140.14
Total15392100.00
Valid cases15366Missing cases26
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Changes
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteCopied variable from Record Type PINDSAMP. Approximate equivalent to AHGMJN.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pneyrjn4New entrants - year joined HH
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet (3)
Question Number and Text PEG12Y : Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9210.14Missing
Original member01497397.2897.41
200010.010.01
200110.010.01
200440.030.03
2005640.420.42
20063282.132.13
Total15392100.00
Valid cases15371Missing cases21
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Changes
NoteCopied variable from Record Type PINDSAMP. Approximate equivalent to AHGYJN.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pivfioIndividual interview outcome
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet (4)
Question Number and Text PEG14 : Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Full interview11441593.793.7
Proxy interview23001.91.9
Telephone intvw36774.44.4
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
NoteImportant variable for analysis purposes. With a few exceptions, data from proxy and telephone interviews have been merged with that from respondents. Proxy and telephone respondents, however, have zero Respondent weights and can be selected out by use of this variable. A coding frame for this variable with full labels can be found in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


piodcDocument check
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Ind and self comp11377889.589.5
Ind only (no self co26374.14.1
Proxy33001.91.9
Telephone Interview46774.44.4
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18