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ppacssfCambridge Scale females : father's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
31.6520.681.2295.52
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.003122.0100.0
Missing or wild-9.002.0Missing
Inapplicable-8.001410191.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-7.009776.3Missing
Valid cases312Missing cases15080
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppahgsHope - Goldthorpe Scale : father's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
46.6115.281875
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.003112.0100.0
Missing or wild-9.003.0Missing
Inapplicable-8.001410191.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-7.009776.3Missing
Valid cases311Missing cases15081
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppasecSocio-Economic Class: father's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Higher managerial204.01.2
Higher prof tradn'l3114.14.2
Higher prof new emp323.0.9
High prof trad s.emp339.12.7
High prof new s.emp342.0.6
Lower Prof trad emps4120.16.1
Lower Prof new emps427.02.1
Lwr Prof trad s.emp437.02.1
Lower Prof new s.emp441.0.3
Lower manag occupns5036.210.9
Hgher supervis occup606.01.8
admin717.02.1
serv7219.15.8
aux732.0.6
Intermed engineering741.0.3
Emp,small (non-prof)8122.16.7
Emp,small (agricult)826.01.8
Own acct wkrs(n.pro)9128.28.5
Own acct wkrs(agric)923.0.9
Lwr supervis occups10029.28.8
Lwr technical craft11128.28.5
Lwr tech process op1124.01.2
Semi-routine sales1211.0.3
Semi-routine service1226.01.8
Semi-routine tech1238.12.4
Semi-routine op1246.01.8
Semi-routine cleri1261.0.3
serv1311.0.3
Routine production1321.0.3
Routine technical13333.210.0
Routine operative13415.14.5
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81406891.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-215.1Missing
Valid cases330Missing cases15062
Question RouteUses PPASOC PPASEMP PPABOSS PPAMNGR PPASIZE on Record PINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteSee full Coding frame in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmasegSocio economic group: mothers's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Employers,small36.02.2
Managers,small419.17.1
Professional employe65.01.9
Int. non-manual,work760.422.5
Int. non-man,foreman813.14.9
Junior non-manual963.423.6
Personal service wrk1040.315.0
Foreman manual113.01.1
Semi-skilled manual1319.17.1
Unskilled manual wkr1426.29.7
Own account wkrs157.02.6
Farmers - employers161.0.4
Agricultural workers185.01.9
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81413091.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-216.1Missing
Valid cases267Missing cases15125
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmagoldGoldthorpe Social Class: mothers's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Service class,higher17.02.8
Service class,lower285.634.3
Routine non-manual e338.215.3
Personal service wor436.214.5
Sml props w employee54.01.6
Sml props w/o employ611.14.4
Farmers,Smallholders72.0.8
Foreman,Technicians810.14.0
Skilled manual worke92.0.8
Semi,unskilled manua1052.321.0
Agricultural workers111.0.4
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81414991.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-216.1Missing
Valid cases248Missing cases15144
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmargscRG Social Class: mothers's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Professional occ15.01.9
technic289.633.3
Skilled non-manual374.527.7
Skilled manual413.14.9
Partly skilled occ560.422.5
Unskilled occ626.29.7
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81413091.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-216.1Missing
Valid cases267Missing cases15125
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmaiscoInternational SOC : mothers's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmacssmCambridge Scale males : mothers's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
34.6616.224.1477.73
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.002481.6100.0
Missing or wild-9.002.0Missing
Inapplicable-8.001414991.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-7.009776.3Missing
Refused-2.0016.1Missing
Valid cases248Missing cases15144
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmacssfCambridge Scale females : mothers's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
35.3816.995.4388.82
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.002481.6100.0
Missing or wild-9.002.0Missing
Inapplicable-8.001414991.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-7.009776.3Missing
Refused-2.0016.1Missing
Valid cases248Missing cases15144
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmahgsHope - Goldthorpe Scale : mothers's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
45.8416.031871
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.002481.6100.0
Missing or wild-9.002.0Missing
Inapplicable-8.001414991.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-7.009776.3Missing
Refused-2.0016.1Missing
Valid cases248Missing cases15144
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmasecSocio-Economic Class: mother's job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Higher managerial201.0.4
Higher prof tradn'l315.01.9
Higher prof new emp323.01.1
Lower Prof trad emps4154.420.2
Lower manag occupns5018.16.7
Hgher supervis occup6014.15.2
admin7127.210.1
serv7212.14.5
aux731.0.4
Emp,small (non-prof)8114.15.2
Emp,small (agricult)824.01.5
Own acct wkrs(n.pro)917.02.6
Lwr supervis occups1005.01.9
Lwr technical craft1111.0.4
Semi-routine sales12120.17.5
Semi-routine service12217.16.4
Semi-routine op1243.01.1
Semi-routine cleri1265.01.9
Semi-rtne childcare12711.14.1
serv13111.14.1
Routine production1325.01.9
Routine technical1331.0.4
Routine operative13427.210.1
Routine agricultrl1351.0.4
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81413091.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-216.1Missing
Valid cases267Missing cases15125
Question RouteUses PMASOC PMASEMP PMABOSS PMAMNGR PMASIZE on Record PINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteSee full Coding frame in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1segSocio economic group: first job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Managers,small44.01.3
Professional employe611.13.5
Int. non-manual,work733.210.5
Int. non-man,foreman83.01.0
Junior non-manual9110.735.1
Personal service wrk1051.316.3
Foreman manual113.01.0
Skilled manual wkrs1233.210.5
Semi-skilled manual1337.211.8
Unskilled manual wkr1422.17.0
Own account wkrs151.0.3
Farmers - own accoun171.0.3
Agricultural workers183.01.0
Members of armed for191.0.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81409591.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-25.0Missing
Valid cases313Missing cases15079
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
Social Classification
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1goldGoldthorpe Social Class: first job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Service class,higher114.14.9
Service class,lower229.210.1
Routine non-manual e343.315.0
Personal service wor460.421.0
Sml props w/o employ61.0.3
Farmers,Smallholders71.0.3
Foreman,Technicians816.15.6
Skilled manual worke936.212.6
Semi,unskilled manua1084.529.4
Agricultural workers112.0.7
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81412291.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-25.0Missing
Valid cases286Missing cases15106
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
Social Classification
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1rgscRG Social Class: first job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Professional occ111.13.5
technic238.212.1
Skilled non-manual3112.735.8
Skilled manual456.417.9
Partly skilled occ573.523.3
Unskilled occ622.17.0
Armed forces71.0.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81409591.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-25.0Missing
Valid cases313Missing cases15079
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
Social Classification
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1iscoInternational SOC : first job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
Social Classification
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1cssmCambridge Scale males : first job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
29.1414.961.3077.67
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.002861.9100.0
Missing or wild-9.002.0Missing
Inapplicable-8.001412291.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-7.009776.3Missing
Refused-2.005.0Missing
Valid cases286Missing cases15106
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
Social Classification
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1cssfCambridge Scale females : first job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
29.2415.411.3477.67
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.002861.9100.0
Missing or wild-9.002.0Missing
Inapplicable-8.001412291.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-7.009776.3Missing
Refused-2.005.0Missing
Valid cases286Missing cases15106
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
Social Classification
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1hgsHope - Goldthorpe Scale : first job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
41.2615.131871
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.002851.9100.0
Missing or wild-9.003.0Missing
Inapplicable-8.001412291.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-7.009776.3Missing
Refused-2.005.0Missing
Valid cases285Missing cases15107
Question RouteDone by CASOC.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
Social Classification
NoteDone by CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1secSocio-Economic Class: first job
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Higher prof tradn'l3110.13.2
Higher prof new emp322.0.6
Lower Prof trad emps4127.28.6
Lower Prof new emps421.0.3
Lwr Prof trad s.emp431.0.3
Lower manag occupns505.01.6
Hgher supervis occup601.0.3
admin7123.17.3
serv7216.15.1
aux733.01.0
Intermed engineering742.0.6
Own acct wkrs(n.pro)911.0.3
Own acct wkrs(agric)921.0.3
Lwr supervis occups1007.02.2
Lwr technical craft11116.15.1
Lwr tech process op1121.0.3
Semi-routine sales12157.418.2
Semi-routine service12232.210.2
Semi-routine tech1232.0.6
Semi-routine op1248.12.6
Semi-routine agric1251.0.3
Semi-routine cleri12613.14.2
serv13127.28.6
Routine production13215.14.8
Routine technical13313.14.2
Routine operative13428.28.9
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81409591.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Refused-25.0Missing
Valid cases313Missing cases15079
Question RouteUses PJ1SOC PJ1SEMP PJ1BOSS PJ1MNGR PJ1SIZE on Record PINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
Social Classification
NoteSee full Coding frame in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pfimnselIndicator: S/Emp loss not inc. in PFIMN
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No loss01440693.699.9
Loss recorded19.1.1
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Valid cases14415Missing cases977
Question RouteUses PJSLOSS on Record PINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Incomes
NoteThis variable indicates whether the individual reported a loss from self-employment. The amount of the loss is contained in the Variable PJSLOSS. This amount is NOT included in the calculation of total personal income or its components.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pxrwtuk1X-sect'l resp. weight inc new samples
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for the combined analysis of all the BHPS samples, including the new Scottish, Welsh and Northern Ireland samples. See Volume A, Section V.2.5.
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pxewtuk1X-sect'l enum. weight inc new samples
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for the combined analysis of all the BHPS samples, including the new Scottish, Welsh and Northern Ireland samples. See Volume A, Section V.2.5.
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pxrwtuk2X-sect'l resp. weight within UK estimates
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for analysis of data for Scotland, Wales, or Northern Ireland on their own, including data from all the BHPS samples. See Volume A, Section V.2.5.
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pxewtuk2X-sect'l enum. weight within UK estimates
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for analysis of data for Scotland, Wales, or Northern Ireland on their own, including data from all the BHPS samples. See Volume A, Section V.2.5.
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


plrwtsw1Longit'l resp. weight inc Scot-Welsh
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for the longitudinal analysis of the original BHPS sample in combination with the Scottish and Welsh extensions samples. It is based on original and permanent sample members present in Wave 9. See Volume A, Section V.2.5
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


plewtsw1Longit'l enum. weight inc. Scot-Welsh
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for the longitudinal analysis of the original BHPS sample in combination with the Scottish and Welsh extensions samples. It is based on original and permanent sample members present in Wave 9. See Volume A, Section V.2.5
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


plrwtsw2Longit'l resp. weight only Scot-Welsh
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for the longitudinal analysis of the original BHPS sample in combination with the Scottish and Welsh extensions samples. It is based on original and permanent sample members present in Wave 9. See Volume A, Section V.2.5
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


plewtsw2Longit'l enum. weight only Scot-Welsh
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for the longitudinal analysis of the original BHPS sample in combination with the Scottish and Welsh extensions samples. It is based on original and permanent sample members present in Wave 9. See Volume A, Section V.2.5
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


plrwtuk1Longit'l resp. weight inc new samples
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for the longitudinal analysis of the original BHPS sample in combination with the extension samples in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. It is based on original and permanent sample members present in Wave 11. See Volume A, Section V.2.5
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


plewtuk1Longit'l enum. weight inc new samples
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for the longitudinal analysis of the original BHPS sample in combination with the extension samples in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. It is based on original and permanent sample members present in Wave 11. See Volume A, Section V.2.5
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


plrwtuk2Longit'l resp. weight within UK estimates
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for the longitudinal analysis of the original BHPS sample in combination with the extension samples in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. It is based on original and permanent sample members present in Wave 11. See Volume A, Section V.2.5
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


plewtuk2Longit'l enum. weight within UK estimates
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsSampling Factors
NoteThis weight is to be used for the longitudinal analysis of the original BHPS sample in combination with the extension samples in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. It is based on original and permanent sample members present in Wave 11. See Volume A, Section V.2.5
Variable OccurrenceW12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


psppidCross-wave person identifier of spouse
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pfpidCross-wave person identifier of father
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmpidCross-wave person identifier of mother
Record TypePINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjbbgdDay started current job
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases5156Missing cases10236
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteThis refers to job recorded in PJBSOC. Length of job spell is found in derived variables PCJSTEN and PCJSWK9.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjbbgmMonth started current job
Record TypePINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January16144.08.4
February24412.96.0
March35183.47.1
April46494.28.9
May55033.36.9
June66694.39.1
July76084.08.3
August87464.810.2
September911437.415.6
October106674.39.1
November114733.16.5
December122921.94.0
Missing or wild-923.1Missing
Inapplicable-8710546.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-75403.5Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-14002.6Missing
Valid cases7323Missing cases8069
Question RouteUses PJBBGM1 PJHENDM PPAYCK1 PCJSCK1 PCJSCJS on Record PINDRESP. Uses OJBBGM on Record OINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteSee note for PJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjbbgy4Year started current job
Record TypePINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2001.196.1519572007
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1771250.1100.0
Missing or wild-922.1Missing
Inapplicable-8710546.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-75403.5Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-111.1Missing
Valid cases7712Missing cases7680
Question RouteUses PJBBGY41 PJHENDY4 PPAYCK1 PCJSCK1 PCJSCJS on Record PINDRESP. Uses OJBBGY4 on Record OINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteSee note for PJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjbbglyStarted job after 1.9.2005
Record TypePINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.09.2005 or before1620840.377.7
After 01.09.20052177811.622.3
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8710546.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-73001.9Missing
Valid cases7986Missing cases7406
Question RouteUses PJBBGLY1 PCJSSTLY PPAYCK1 PCJSCK1 PCJSCJS on Record PINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteSee note for PJBBGD. This is a key routing variable which between Wave 2 and 4 filtered those whose job has not changed away from most of this section. Wave 5 and after used to determine who is asked starting pay in present job.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjsbgdS/emp: day started present job
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases550Missing cases14842
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteRefers to self-employment as sole or main job; excludes working self-employed on the side while in other main job.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjsbgmS/emp: month started present job
Record TypePINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January195.611.2
February251.36.0
March360.47.1
April496.611.3
May573.58.6
June678.59.2
July771.58.3
August871.58.3
September9114.713.4
October1057.46.7
November1154.46.3
December1231.23.6
Missing or wild-974.5Missing
Inapplicable-81396990.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-73462.2Missing
Don't know-11521.0Missing
Valid cases851Missing cases14541
Question RouteUses PJSBGM1 PJSSAME PJSCK1 PJHENDM PCJSCK1 PCJSCJS on Record PINDRESP. Uses OJSBGM on Record OINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for PJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjsbgy4S/emp: year started present job
Record TypePINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1996.1910.5619432007
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated19976.5100.0
Missing or wild-974.5Missing
Inapplicable-81396990.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-73462.2Missing
Don't know-16.0Missing
Valid cases997Missing cases14395
Question RouteUses PJSBGY41 PJSSAME PJSCK1 PJHENDY4 PCJSCK1 PCJSCJS on Record PINDRESP. Uses OJSBGY4 on Record OINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for PJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjsbglyS/emp: before or after sept last year
Record TypePINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before reference dat19216.082.1
On or after referenc22011.317.9
Inapplicable-81396990.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-73012.0Missing
Valid cases1122Missing cases14270
Question RouteUses PJSBGD1 PJSSAME PJSCK1 PCJSSTLY PJHENDD PCJSCK1 PCJSCJS on Record PINDRESP. Uses OJSBGD on Record OINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for PJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


pdistmovDistance of residential move
Record TypePINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
28.1378.640715.02
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1.0012448.1100.0
Missing-9.0037.2Missing
Inapplicable-8.001411191.7Missing
Valid cases1244Missing cases14148
Question RouteALL
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
NoteIf respondent has moved then this shows the distance in kilometres from previous residence.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pregion2Government Office Region
Record TypePINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
North East13802.52.5
North West210807.07.0
Humber38325.45.4
East Midlands47474.94.9
West Midlands57755.05.0
East of England68915.85.8
London76794.44.4
South East812388.08.1
South West98455.55.5
Wales10271017.617.6
Scotland11267917.417.4
Northern Ireland12250916.316.3
Channel Islands133.0.0
Missing-924.2Missing
Valid cases15368Missing cases24
Question RouteInternally computed from confidential data on Survey database.
Index TermsGeographic Location
NoteGovernment Office Region created in 1994 and finalised in 1998 when Merseyside was merged into the North West.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


piscedISCED levels
Record TypePINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not defined02571.71.8
Primary1326521.222.7
low secondary21521.01.1
3c:low sec-voc3440128.630.5
3a:hisec-mivoc4195912.713.6
5b:higher voc5239215.516.6
5a:first degree6156410.210.8
6:higher degree74252.82.9
Proxy and or phone-79776.3Missing
Valid cases14415Missing cases977
Question RouteUses PIVFIO PAGE PSCEND PFENOW PFEEND PSCHOOL PFETYPE PSCTYPE PJBSTAT PQFX PQFXA PQFXB PQFXC PQFXD PQFXE PQFXF PQFXG PQFXH PQFXI PQFXJ PQFXK PQFXL PQFXM PQFXN PQFEDX PQFEDXA PNQFEXA PQFEDXB PNQFEXB PQFEDXC PNQFEXC PQFEDXD PQFEDXE PNQFEXE PQFEDXF PNQFEXF PQFEDXG PNQFEXG PQFEDXH PNQFEXH PQFEDXI PNQFEXI PQFEDXJ PNQFEXJ PQFEDXK PNQFEXK PEDENDY. Uses wISCED on all previous wINDRESP Records. Uses key linking variables on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteEuropean equivalent to wQFEDHI/wQFACHI. See note in Vol A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pcasminCASMIN levels
Record TypePINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-92571.67Missing
proxy and/or phone-79776.35Missing
1a:none1290318.8620.5
1b:elementary25143.343.63
1c:basic voc312428.078.77
2b:middle gen4242315.7417.11
2a:middle voc57364.785.2
2c_gen:hi gen611987.788.46
2c_voc:hi voc77614.945.38
3a:low tert8239215.5416.9
3b:high tert9198912.9214.05
Total15392100.00
Valid cases14158Missing cases1234
Question RouteUses PIVFIO PAGE PSCEND PFENOW PFEEND PSCHOOL PFETYPE PSCTYPE PJBSTAT PQFX PQFXA PQFXB PQFXC PQFXD PQFXE PQFXF PQFXG PQFXH PQFXI PQFXJ PQFXK PQFXL PQFXM PQFXN PQFEDX PQFEDXA PNQFEXA PQFEDXB PNQFEXB PQFEDXC PNQFEXC PQFEDXD PQFEDXE PNQFEXE PQFEDXF PNQFEXF PQFEDXG PNQFEXG PQFEDXH PNQFEXH PQFEDXI PNQFEXI PQFEDXJ PNQFEXJ PQFEDXK PNQFEXK PEDENDY. Uses wCASMIN on all previous wINDRESP Records. Uses key linking variables on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteEuropean equivalent to wQFEDHI/wQFACHI. See note in Vol A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjbisconInternational SOC (num): present job
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases9227Missing cases6165
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
NoteNumeric version of string (alphanumeric) variable PJBISCO
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjlisconInternational SOC (num): last job
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases71Missing cases15321
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
NoteNumeric version of string (alphanumeric) variable PJLISCO
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmrjiscnInternational SOC (num): most recent job
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases13734Missing cases1658
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteNumeric version of string (alphanumeric) variable PMRJISCO
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmaisconInternational SOC (num): mother's job
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases267Missing cases15125
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteNumeric version of string (alphanumeric) variable PMAISCO
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppaisconInternational SOC (num): father's job
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases330Missing cases15062
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Social Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteNumeric version of string (alphanumeric) variable PPAISCO
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1isconInternational SOC (num): first job
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases313Missing cases15079
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
Social Classification
NoteNumeric version of string (alphanumeric) variable PJ1ISCO
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjbsoc00_ccOccupation (SOC2000): current main job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases9283Missing cases6109
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj2soc00_ccOccupation (SOC2000), second job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases857Missing cases14535
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1soc00_ccFirst job (SOC2000) after leaving school - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases313Missing cases15079
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjlsoc00_ccOccupation (SOC2000) of last job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases71Missing cases15321
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmasoc00_ccMother's occupation (SOC2000) R. age 14 - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases267Missing cases15125
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppasoc00_ccFather's occupation (SOC2000) R. age 14 - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases330Missing cases15062
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjusoc00_ccOccupation (SOC2000) of job sought - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
571.47221.19113925
Valid cases399Missing cases14993
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmasoc_ccMother's occupation (SOC), resp. aged 14 - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases248Missing cases15144
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppasoc_ccFather's occupation (SOC), resp. aged 14 - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases312Missing cases15080
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjbsoc_ccOccupation (SOC): current main job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases7934Missing cases7458
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjlsoc_ccOccupation (SOC) of last job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases71Missing cases15321
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1soc_ccFirst job (SOC) after leaving school - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases286Missing cases15106
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj2soc_ccOccupation (SOC), second job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases747Missing cases14645
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjusoc_ccOccupation (SOC) of job sought - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases347Missing cases15045
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjbsocly_ccOccupation (SOC): job on 1.9.2005 - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases6964Missing cases8428
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pspsoc_ccSpouse/partner's Occupation - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases5066Missing cases10326
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmrjsoc_ccOccupation (SOC) of most recent job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9280818.24Missing
proxy and/or phone-71270.83Missing
never had a job-35573.62Missing
Total15392100.00
Valid cases11900Missing cases3492
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjbiscon_ccInternational SOC (num): present job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
467.52250.5510933
Valid cases9227Missing cases6165
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjliscon_ccInternational SOC (num): last job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
594.86238.53122932
Valid cases71Missing cases15321
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1iscon_ccInternational SOC (num): first job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
589.68231.0510933
Valid cases313Missing cases15079
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmaiscon_ccInternational SOC (num): mother's job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
482.94243.71122933
Valid cases267Missing cases15125
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppaiscon_ccInternational SOC (num): father's job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
529.74290.5810933
Valid cases330Missing cases15062
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmrjiscn_ccInternational SOC (num): most recent job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
466.39266.070933
Valid cases13734Missing cases1658
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjbisco_ccInternational SOC : present job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pjlisco_ccInternational SOC : last job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pj1isco_ccInternational SOC : first job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmaisco_ccInternational SOC : mothers's job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ppaisco_ccInternational SOC : father's job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pmrjisco_ccInternational SOC: most recent job - condensed
Record TypePINDRESP
Valid cases15392Missing cases0
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pplbornc_cccountry of birth: condensed UKHLS classification
Record TypePINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-910.01Missing
inapplicable-81506897.90Missing
proxy and/or phone-73001.95Missing
republic of ireland530.0213.04
france610.014.35
germany730.0213.04
italy810.014.35
poland1020.018.7
u.s.a1610.014.35
india1810.014.35
bangladesh2010.014.35
ghana2310.014.35
south africa2610.014.35
other country9780.0534.78
Total15392100.00
Valid cases23Missing cases15369
Index TermsEthnicity
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18