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BHPS Documentation and Questionnaires

Record Type qindsamp

pid Cross-wave person identifier
pidp Cross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
qhid household identification number
qpno person number
qiviolw interview outcome prev wave
qivstat1 interview status: previous waves
qivelig whether permanent sample member
qhhmem household membership
qnewhy new entrants - why living in hh
qnemnjn new entrants - month joined hh
qneyrjn4 new entrants - year joined hh
qlvwhy leavers - why left
qlvmn leavers - month left
qlvyr4 leavers - year left
qlvloc leavers - new location
qivfio individual interview outcome
qivrref reason for interview refusal
qivireis re-issued to field
qfinloc final sample location identification
qivfho final household interview outcome
qmemorig sample origin
qsampst Sample membership status
qmovest individual mover status
qlewght longitudinal enumerated individual weigh
qlrwght longitudinal respondent weight
qlrwtsw1 longit'l resp. weight inc scot-welsh
qlewtsw1 longit'l enum. weight inc. scot-welsh
qlrwtsw2 longit'l resp. weight only scot-welsh
qlewtsw2 longit'l enum. weight only scot-welsh
qlrwtuk1 longit'l resp. weight inc all samples
qlewtuk1 longit'l enum. weight inc all samples
qlrwtuk2 longit'l resp. weight within uk estimate
qlewtuk2 longit'l enum. weight within uk estimate
qdistmov distance of residential move