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qhidhousehold identification number
Record TypeQEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text Office Code
Valid cases45728Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


qpnoego's person number
Record TypeQEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
11232427.027.0
21214626.626.6
3927820.320.3
4689415.115.1
529896.56.5
611112.42.4
74881.11.1
8209.5.5
9118.3.3
1073.2.2
1135.1.1
1225.1.1
1325.1.1
1413.0.0
Valid cases45728Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


qopnoalter's person number
Record TypeQEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
11232427.027.0
21214626.626.6
3927820.320.3
4689415.115.1
529896.56.5
611112.42.4
74881.11.1
8209.5.5
9118.3.3
1073.2.2
1135.1.1
1225.1.1
1325.1.1
1413.0.0
Valid cases45728Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


qrelrelationship of lopno to lpno
Record TypeQEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Undefined0194.4.4
Lawful spouse2838618.318.3
Live-in partner320324.44.4
Natural child41112524.324.3
Adopted child558.1.1
Foster child628.1.1
Step/partner's-child78051.81.8
Daughter/son-in-law9301.7.7
Natural brother/sist10763016.716.7
Other brother/sister11228.5.5
Brother/sister-in-la12124.3.3
Natural parent131112524.324.3
Other parent1488.2.2
Mother/father-in-law15300.7.7
Any grand parent16331.7.7
Any grand child17331.7.7
Any cousin1842.1.1
Any aunt/uncle1943.1.1
Any nephew/niece2043.1.1
Any other relative2112.0.0
Employee221.0.0
Lodger/border2330.1.1
Unrelated sharer248831.91.9
Step parent258051.81.8
Employer261.0.0
Landlady/lord2730.1.1
Half-sibling287221.61.6
Other child292.0.0
Other3028.1.1
Valid cases45728Missing cases0
Question RouteUses QPNO QHGR2R QHGSEX QMASTAT QHGSPN QHGFNO QHGMNO on Record QINDALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


qsexsex
Record TypeQEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text QD12 : Interviewer Check: sex of respondent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male12258649.449.4
Female22314250.650.6
Valid cases45728Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


qosexalter's sex
Record TypeQEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male12258649.449.4
Female22314250.650.6
Valid cases45728Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


qlwstatalter's residence at last wave
Record TypeQEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Co-resident14141690.695.0
Different household25761.31.3
Alter birth37291.61.7
Not in sample68891.92.0
Ego New entrant-821184.6Missing
Valid cases43610Missing cases2118
Question RouteUses QHID QPNO QOPNO QREL on Record QEGOALT. Uses PID QSAMPST QMOVEST on Record QINDALL. Uses PIVFHO on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteAllows computation of h/hold composition change measures since previous wave.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


qnwstatalter's residence at next wave
Record TypeQEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Still co-resident14073989.189.1
Different household225885.75.7
Alter out of scope436.1.1
Alter died5112.2.2
Both non-resp, DK77951.71.7
Ego left sample812092.62.6
Ego died/out scope9249.5.5
Valid cases45728Missing cases0
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidcross-wave person identifier
Record TypeQEGOALT
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text QEG3
Valid cases45728Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
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 TypeQEGOALT
Valid cases45728Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


qopidalter's cross-wave person identifier
Record TypeQEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases45728Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18