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RPAYLYUsual pay at 1.9.2007
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (68)
Question Number and Text RE59 : Thinking back to September 1st 2007, at that time how much were you usually paid?
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
3548.777597.692726700
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated126.2100.0
Missing or wild-9103.7Missing
Inapplicable-81330892.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Same as now-310.1Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-16.0Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases14393
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND RIVLYR = 2 AND RJBBGLY = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.2007
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee note for RPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RPAYLYWUsual pay at 1.9.2007: pay period (weeks)
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (68)
Question Number and Text RE60 : And what period did that cover?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1.008.130.8
2.001.03.8
4.002.07.7
4.3311.142.3
52.004.015.4
Missing or wild-9.00103.7Missing
Inapplicable-8.001332592.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-7.009656.7Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases14393
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND RIVLYR = 2 AND RJBBGLY = 1 AND RPAYLY GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.2007 and usual pay at 1.9.2007 is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee note for RPAYGW
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RPAYLYGUsual pay at 1.9.2007: gross/net deduction
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (68)
Question Number and Text RE61 : And was that before or after any deductions for tax, national insurance, union dues and so on or were there usually no deductions at all made from your salary?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before deductions111.142.3
After deductions212.146.2
No deductions33.011.5
Missing or wild-9103.7Missing
Inapplicable-81332592.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases14393
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND RIVLYR = 2 AND RJBBGLY = 1 AND RPAYLY GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.2007 and usual pay at 1.9.2007 is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSBOSSS/emp: hires employees
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (70)
Question Number and Text RE73 : First of all, do you have any employees?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, has employees12561.824.2
No, no employees28035.675.8
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81335692.6Missing
Valid cases1059Missing cases13360
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSelf-employed covers people who do not receive wage or salary from employer.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSSIZES/emp: number of employees
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (70)
Question Number and Text RE74 : How many people do you employ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1 - 21118.846.1
3 - 9284.632.8
10 - 24329.211.3
25 - 49411.14.3
50 - 9954.01.6
100 - 19963.01.2
200 - 49974.01.6
1000 or more93.01.2
Missing or wild-957.4Missing
Inapplicable-81410697.8Missing
Valid cases256Missing cases14163
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSBOSS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and has employees
Index TermsEmployment: Workplace and Size of Firm
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteCovers anyone directly employed by R, to whom R pays wages and is responsible for NI and tax. Excludes consultants, partners. Excludes R as employee.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSHRSS/emp: hours normally worked per week
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (70)
Question Number and Text RE75 : How many hours in total do you usually work a week in your job?
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
39.8417.34199
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated19386.5100.0
Inapplicable-81315691.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-73032.1Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-121.1Missing
Valid cases938Missing cases13481
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
NoteWhether job is full-time or part-time is given in derived variable RJBFT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSHRLKS/emp: preference over hours worked
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (70)
Question Number and Text RE76 : Thinking about the hours you work, assuming that you would earn the same amount per hour as at present would you prefer to.....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Work fewer hours12932.030.8
Work more hours299.710.4
Contin same hrs35603.958.8
Inapplicable-81249486.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-17.0Missing
Valid cases952Missing cases13467
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSTIMETimes of day usually work
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (71)
Question Number and Text RE77 : Which of the categories on this card (39) best describes the times of day you usually work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Mornings only121.12.2
Afternoons only210.11.0
During the day35704.059.4
Evenings only419.12.0
At night58.1.8
Both lunch/eves63.0.3
Other times/day75.0.5
Rotating shifts84.0.4
Varies/no pattern9131.913.7
Daytime and evenings101831.319.1
Other115.0.5
Inapplicable-81249486.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases959Missing cases13460
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
NoteNew category (11) coded from 'other' responses at Wave 5 and formalised into the question from Wave 6.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSTYPEBS/emp: nature of employment
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (71)
Question Number and Text RE78 : Please look at this card (39) and tell me which of these best describes your employment situation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Own business/practis12391.723.2
Partner in business/21521.114.7
Working for self34593.244.5
Sub-contractor488.68.5
Freelance557.45.5
Other636.23.5
Inapplicable-81315691.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases1031Missing cases13388
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteThis variable replaces wJSTYPE (W1-W6) and gives more detail.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSACCSS/emp: draws up profit/loss accounts
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (71)
Question Number and Text RE79 : In this job/business are annual business accounts prepared for the Inland Revenue for tax purposes?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes17955.582.9
No295.79.9
Not yet but will be369.57.2
Inapplicable-81249486.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases959Missing cases13460
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteFrom Wave 7 the question wording has been refined and answer categories extended. Forms part of a revised block of questions to measure more accurately self-employed earnings.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPARTS/emp: Own account or partnership
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (71)
Question Number and Text RE80 : Are you working on your own account or are you in partnership with someone else?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Own account (sole ow16104.276.7
In partnership21851.323.3
Inapplicable-81265987.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases795Missing cases13624
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for RJSACCS. Important filter question to determine route through this section.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPRBMS/emp: date accounts began: month
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (72)(73)
Question Number and Text RE81BM,RE86BM : What is the most recent period for which accounts have been prepared for the Inland Revenue? Month began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January153.47.2
February216.12.2
March330.24.1
April44573.262.3
May531.24.2
June624.23.3
July725.23.4
August823.23.1
September914.11.9
October1033.24.5
November1115.12.0
December1212.11.6
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81265887.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-218.1Missing
Don't know-144.3Missing
Valid cases733Missing cases13686
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPRBY4S/emp: date accounts began: year
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (72)(73)
Question Number and Text RE81BY,RE86BY : What is the most recent period for which accounts have been prepared for the Inland Revenue? Year began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
19902.0.3
19951.0.1
20041.0.1
200511.11.5
20061451.019.6
20075373.772.6
200843.35.8
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81265887.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-218.1Missing
Don't know-137.3Missing
Valid cases740Missing cases13679
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPREMS/emp: date accounts ended: month
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (72)(73)
Question Number and Text RE81EM,RE86EM : What is the most recent period for which accounts have been prepared for the Inland Revenue? Month ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January130.24.2
February26.0.8
March31641.122.7
April43472.448.1
May514.11.9
June625.23.5
July723.23.2
August816.12.2
September923.23.2
October1028.23.9
November1112.11.7
December1234.24.7
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81265887.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-218.1Missing
Don't know-155.4Missing
Valid cases722Missing cases13697
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPREY4S/emp: date accounts ended: year
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (72)(73)
Question Number and Text RE81EY,RE86EY : What is the most recent period for which accounts have been prepared for the Inland Revenue? Year ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
20051.0.1
200619.12.6
20071681.223.1
20085363.773.6
20094.0.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81265887.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-218.1Missing
Don't know-149.3Missing
Valid cases728Missing cases13691
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPRFS/emp: net profit in last yearly account
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (72)(73)
Question Number and Text RE87 : What was the amount of your share of the profit or loss figure shown on these accounts for this period?
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
29118.4848889.45100650000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Nothing or loss051.412.8
Amount stated13472.487.2
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81265887.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-21621.1Missing
Don't know-12351.6Missing
Valid cases398Missing cases14021
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteIncludes amounts put back into business.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPRLSSole accounts: Whether profit/loss
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (72)(73)
Question Number and Text RE88 : Does this figure refer to profit or loss?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Profit/earnings13422.498.6
Loss25.01.4
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81310690.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases347Missing cases14072
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS = 1 AND RJSPRF GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes and has indicated a profit or loss
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPRTXSole accounts: whether before tax
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (72)(73)
Question Number and Text RE89 : Can I just check, is that (profit or loss) figure before deduction of income tax?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes (before tax)12461.771.9
No (after tax)296.728.1
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81311190.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases342Missing cases14077
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS = 1 AND RJSPRF GE 0 AND RJSPRLS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes and has indicated a profit
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPRNISole accounts: whether before NI
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (72)(73)
Question Number and Text RE90 : And is that figure before deduction of National Insurance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes (before NI)12301.667.3
No (after NI)2112.832.7
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81311190.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases342Missing cases14077
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS = 1 AND RJSPRF GE 0 AND RJSPRLS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are prepared for tax purposes and has indicated a profit
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPAYUAverage income from job/business
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (74)
Question Number and Text RE91 : On average, what was your WEEKLY or MONTHLY income from this job/business over the last 12 months?
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2308.769123.471099000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
06.03.7
Amount stated11571.196.3
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-81395196.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Refused-228.2Missing
Not answered-145.3Missing
Valid cases163Missing cases14256
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS GE 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are not prepared for tax purposes
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPAYWJob/business income: pay period (weeks)
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (74)
Question Number and Text RE92 : Was that weekly or monthly income?
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
5.0611.071.0052.00
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.001561.1100.0
Missing or wild-9.0036.2Missing
Inapplicable-8.001399597.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-7.002311.6Missing
One off payment-4.001.0Missing
Valid cases156Missing cases14263
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS GE 2 AND RJSPAYU GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are not prepared for tax purposes and has indicated average weekly or monthly income
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPYTXJob/business income: whether before tax
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (74)
Question Number and Text RE93 : Can I just check, is that figure before deduction of income tax?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes (before tax)1107.768.2
No (after tax)250.331.8
Missing or wild-936.2Missing
Inapplicable-81399597.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases157Missing cases14262
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS GE 2 AND RJSPAYU GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are not prepared for tax purposes and has indicated average weekly or monthly income
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPYNIJob/business income: whether before NI
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (74)
Question Number and Text RE94 : And is that figure before deduction of National Insurance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes (before NI)1104.766.2
No (after NI)253.433.8
Missing or wild-936.2Missing
Inapplicable-81399597.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases157Missing cases14262
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSACCS GE 2 AND RJSPAYU GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and annual business accounts are not prepared for tax purposes and has indicated average weekly or monthly income
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee note for RJSACCS.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSPLS/emp: work location
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (75)
Question Number and Text RE95 : Where do you mainly work? Is it...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
At home11491.014.5
From own home22791.927.1
Sep business prems32651.825.7
From van or stall427.22.6
Client/custmrs prems52451.723.8
Some other place666.56.4
Inapplicable-81315691.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases1031Missing cases13388
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Workplace and Size of Firm
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteWorking at home = does major part of work there. Working from home = uses home as base but travels out to do work.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSTTWTS/emp: Minutes spent travelling to work
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (75)
Question Number and Text RE96 : About how much time does it usually take for you to get to work each day, door to door?
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
22.4221.471210
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated14483.1100.0
Inapplicable-81289289.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Period uncodeable-3104.7Missing
Don't know-110.1Missing
Valid cases448Missing cases13971
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSPL = 3-6) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed not working at or from home
Index TermsTransport
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSTTWMS/emp: Main means of travel to work
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (75)
Question Number and Text RE97 : And what usually is your main means of travel to work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Brit Rail/train116.12.8
Underground/tube25.0.9
Bus or coach311.12.0
Moto cycle/moped45.0.9
Car or van54503.180.1
Car/van passenger617.13.0
Pedal cycle75.0.9
Walks all way842.37.5
Other911.12.0
Inapplicable-81289289.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases562Missing cases13857
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSPL = 3-6) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed not working at or from home
Index TermsTransport
Employment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSSAT1S/emp: job satisfaction: total pay
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (75)
Question Number and Text RE98A : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job on a scale from 1 to 7 where 1 = completely dissatisfied, 7 = completely satisfied and 4 = neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. 1. The total pay, including any overtime or bonuses
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply014.11.4
Not satisf at all138.33.7
229.22.8
389.68.7
Not satis/dissatis497.79.5
52561.825.0
63802.637.0
Completely satis7123.912.0
Inapplicable-81315691.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Not answered-15.0Missing
Valid cases1026Missing cases13393
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSSAT2S/emp: job satisfaction: job security
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (75)
Question Number and Text RE98B : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job on a scale from 1 to 7 where 1 = completely dissatisfied, 7 = completely satisfied and 4 = neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. 2. Your job security
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply032.23.1
Not satis at all123.22.2
234.23.3
373.57.1
Not satis/dissatis4131.912.7
51981.419.3
63412.433.2
Completely satis71961.419.1
Inapplicable-81315691.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases1028Missing cases13391
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSSAT4S/emp: job satisfaction: work itself
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (76)
Question Number and Text RE98D : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job on a scale from 1 to 7 where 1 = completely dissatisfied, 7 = completely satisfied and 4 = neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. 3. The actual work itself
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply02.0.2
Not satis at all17.0.7
26.0.6
332.23.1
Not satis/dissatis450.34.8
51791.217.4
64693.345.5
Completely satis72862.027.7
Inapplicable-81315691.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases1031Missing cases13388
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSSAT5S/emp: job satisfaction: hours worked
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (76)
Question Number and Text RE98E : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job on a scale from 1 to 7 where 1 = completely dissatisfied, 7 = completely satisfied and 4 = neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. 4. The hours you work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply03.0.3
Not satis at all110.11.0
223.22.2
3105.710.2
Not satis/dissatis4102.79.9
52431.723.6
64012.838.9
Completely satis71431.013.9
Inapplicable-81315691.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1030Missing cases13389
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSSATS/emp: job satisfaction: overall
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (76)
Question Number and Text RE99 : All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your present job overall using the same 1 - 7 scale?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satis at all16.0.6
211.11.1
338.33.7
Not satis/dissatis466.56.4
52601.825.2
64963.448.2
Completely satis71531.114.9
Inapplicable-81315691.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1030Missing cases13389
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJSCK1S/emp: same occupation
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (77)
Question Number and Text RE100 : Check: Self-employed and same occupation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Same occupation18255.779.9
Not same occupation21931.318.7
Not int/empl'd previ314.11.4
Inapplicable-81315691.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases1032Missing cases13387
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self- employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJSSAMES/emp: same occupation
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (77)
Question Number and Text RE100A : You said earlier that you are in the same self-employed job as when we last interviewed you on . Have you been working in this same job on a self-employed basis continuously since ?You said earlier that you are in the same self-employed job as when we last interviewed you on . Have you been working in this same job on a self-employed basis continuously since ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes18125.698.4
No213.11.6
Missing or wild-915.1Missing
Inapplicable-81334892.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases825Missing cases13594
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSCK1 = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is in same self-employed position as at last interview.
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJSBGD1S/emp: day started present job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (77)
Question Number and Text RE100BD : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Day
Valid cases131Missing cases14288
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSCK1 = 2 OR RJSSAME = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is not in same self-employed position as at last interview.
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJSBGM1S/emp: month started present job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (77)
Question Number and Text RE100BM : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January112.15.9
February214.16.9
March312.15.9
April422.210.8
May515.17.4
June619.19.4
July717.18.4
August817.18.4
September932.215.8
October1023.211.3
November1112.15.9
December128.13.9
Missing or wild-957.4Missing
Inapplicable-81391196.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Don't know-117.1Missing
Valid cases203Missing cases14216
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSCK1 = 2 OR RJSSAME = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is not in same self-employed position as at last interview.
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJSBGY41S/emp: year started present job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (77)
Question Number and Text RE100BY : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Year
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2005.696.0619662009
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated12181.5100.0
Missing or wild-957.4Missing
Inapplicable-81391196.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases218Missing cases14201
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSCK1 = 2 OR RJSSAME = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is not in same self-employed position as at last interview.
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJSBGLY1S/emp: before or after sept last year
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (77)
Question Number and Text RE110C : INTERVIEWER CHECK Is start date of current job at E100B before September 1st 2007?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before reference dat163.428.8
On or after referenc21561.171.2
Missing or wild-958.4Missing
Inapplicable-81391196.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases219Missing cases14200
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 2 AND RJSCK1 = 2 OR RJSSAME = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is not in same self-employed position as at last interview.
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBLKCHAWould like: Better job/same emp.
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text RE101A : I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. For each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to... Get a better job with your current employer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1233216.232.7
No2448231.162.8
Doesn't apply33272.34.6
Missing or wild-97985.5Missing
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-186.6Missing
Valid cases7141Missing cases7278
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBXPCHAExpect: Better job/same emp.
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text RE102A : (Even though you would not like this to happen) Do you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? Get a better job with your current employer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes19126.313.2
No2572839.782.7
Doesn't apply32832.04.1
Missing or wild-97985.5Missing
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-13042.1Missing
Valid cases6923Missing cases7496
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBLKCHBWould like: Work related training
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text RE101B : I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. for each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to... Take up any work related training?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1372725.846.8
No2423129.353.2
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-167.5Missing
Valid cases7958Missing cases6461
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBXPCHBExpect: Work related training
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text RE102B : (Even though you would not like this to happen) Do you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? Take up any work related training
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1288720.037.2
No2486833.862.8
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-12701.9Missing
Valid cases7755Missing cases6664
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBLKCHCWould like: New job/new employer
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text RE101C : I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. for each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to... Start a new job with a new employer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1175912.222.5
No2604241.977.5
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-12241.6Missing
Valid cases7801Missing cases6618
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBXPCHCExpect: New job/new employer
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text RE102C : (Even though you would not like this to happen) Do you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? Start a new job with a new employer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes110087.013.2
No2660045.886.8
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-14172.9Missing
Valid cases7608Missing cases6811
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBLKCHDWould like: Start own business
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text RE101D : I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. for each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to... Start up your own business (a new business)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes17535.29.5
No2718949.990.5
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-183.6Missing
Valid cases7942Missing cases6477
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBXPCHDExpect: Start own business
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text RE102D : (Even though you would not like this to happen) Do you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? Start up your own business (a new business)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11861.32.4
No2770853.597.6
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-1131.9Missing
Valid cases7894Missing cases6525
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBLKCHEWould like: Give up paid work
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text RE101E : I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. for each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to... Give up paid work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1185412.923.2
No2613342.576.8
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-138.3Missing
Valid cases7987Missing cases6432
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBXPCHEExpect: Give up paid work
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text RE102E : (Even though would not like this to happen) Do you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? Give up paid work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11581.12.0
No2776953.998.0
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-198.7Missing
Valid cases7927Missing cases6492
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RRACH12Responsible for dependent child under 12
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (79)
Question Number and Text RE104 : Interviewer check Is respondent the Responsible Adult for any child/children aged 12 or under? (Household Grid, Col 13)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes113489.315.2
No2753852.384.8
Inapplicable-8553338.4Missing
Valid cases8886Missing cases5533
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsChild Care
Children
Gender Roles
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBCHC1Childcare: 1st mention
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (79)
Question Number and Text RE105M1 : Which of the following (card 42) best describes the way you arrange for your children aged 12 or under to be looked after while you are at work? 1st mention
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
When chldrn at schl13832.729.8
Look after themselve227.22.1
I work from home352.44.0
Spouse or partner42101.516.3
Nanny/mother help534.22.6
Workplace nursry68.1.6
Day nursery7132.910.3
Child minder875.55.8
A relative92781.921.6
Friend/neighbour109.1.7
Other1126.22.0
After school club1252.44.0
Missing or wild-962.4Missing
Inapplicable-81307190.7Missing
Valid cases1286Missing cases13133
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RRACH12 = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is the responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 or under
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBCHC2Childcare: 2nd mention
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (79)
Question Number and Text RE105M2 : Which of the following (card 42) best describes the way you arrange for your children aged 12 or under to be looked after while you are at work? 2nd mention
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned06674.651.9
When chldrn at schl130.22.3
Look after themselve213.11.0
I work from home314.11.1
Spouse or partner4115.88.9
Nanny/mothers help523.21.8
Workplace nursry64.0.3
Day nursery741.33.2
Child minder825.21.9
A relative92411.718.7
Friend/neighbour1031.22.4
Other1123.21.8
After school club1259.44.6
Missing or wild-962.4Missing
Inapplicable-81307190.7Missing
Valid cases1286Missing cases13133
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RRACH12 = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is the responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 or under
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBCHC3Childcare: 3rd mention
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (79)
Question Number and Text RE105M3 : Which of the following (card 42) best describes the way you arrange for your children aged 12 or under to be looked after while you are at work? 3rd mention
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned010977.685.3
When chldrn at schl110.1.8
Look after themselve26.0.5
I work from home32.0.2
Spouse or partner436.22.8
Nanny/mothers help53.0.2
Workplace nursery62.0.2
Day nursery710.1.8
Child minder83.0.2
A relative956.44.4
Friend/neighbour1026.22.0
Other1111.1.9
After school club1224.21.9
Missing or wild-962.4Missing
Inapplicable-81307190.7Missing
Valid cases1286Missing cases13133
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RRACH12 = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is the responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 or under
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RXPCHCFChildcare: free or paid for
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (80)
Question Number and Text RE107 : Is this childcare free of charge or does some or all of it have to be paid for?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Child care free14743.355.8
Child care paid23752.644.2
Inapplicable-81283689.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-77345.1Missing
Valid cases849Missing cases13570
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RRACH12 = 1 AND (RJBCHC1 = 5-11 OR RJBCHC2 = 5-11 OR RJBCHC3 = 5-11)) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 years or under and childcare arrangements involve adults/agencies other than R or partner
Index TermsChild Care
Note"Paid for" includes nursery care paid for by employer outside the workplace.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RXPCHCChildcare: weekly cost
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (80)
Question Number and Text RE108 : About how much a week on average does the childcare cost?
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
84.8684.671730
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated13632.5100.0
Inapplicable-81307990.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Not answered-111.1Missing
Valid cases363Missing cases14056
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RRACH12 = 1 AND (RJBCHC1 = 5-11 OR RJBCHC2 = 5-11 OR RJBCHC3 = 5-11) AND RXPCHCF = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 years or under and childcare arrangements involve adults/agencies other than R or partner and some/all childcare had to be paid for
Index TermsChild Care
NoteIncludes amount paid altogether by R or employer.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RHUXPCHWho pays for childcare
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (80)
Question Number and Text RE109 : Which of the statements on this card (43) comes closest to how you pay for this childcare?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
All from R wages11781.247.5
Most from R wages224.26.4
Share costs w partnr3127.933.9
Most by spouse/part413.13.5
All by spouse/partnr515.14.0
Other618.14.8
Inapplicable-81307990.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases375Missing cases14044
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RRACH12 = 1 AND (RJBCHC1 = 5-11 OR RJBCHC2 = 5-11 OR RJBCHC3 = 5-11) AND RXPCHCF = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and R is responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 years or under and childcare arrangements involve adults/agencies other than R or partner and some/all childcare had to be paid for
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RHUNURSWho cares for ill children
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (80)
Question Number and Text RE110 : Who usually looks after your children when they are ill?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Respondent18936.273.3
Spouse/partner286.67.1
Mothers help/nanny321.11.7
Relative41461.012.0
Friend/neighbour53.0.2
Other629.22.4
Varies740.33.3
Missing or wild-924.2Missing
Inapplicable-81244386.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-77345.1Missing
Valid cases1218Missing cases13201
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RRACH12 = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and R is the responsible adult for child/ren aged 12 or under
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJULK1Looked for work in last 7 days
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text RE111 : Have you looked for any kind of paid work or government training scheme in the last week, that is the 7 days ending yesterday?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13382.36.0
No2532837.094.0
Inapplicable-8852259.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases5666Missing cases8753
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Not Working/Seeking Work
NoteIncludes registration at employment agency, approaching employers, checking ads, making inquiries.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJULK4Looked for work in last 4 weeks
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text RE112 : Have you looked for any kind of paid work or government training scheme in the last four weeks?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes185.61.6
No2534837.198.4
Inapplicable-8898662.3Missing
Valid cases5433Missing cases8986
Question RouteIF ((RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2) AND RJULK1 = 2) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from and has not looked for any kind of paid work in the last seven days
Index TermsEmployment: Not Working/Seeking Work
NoteSee note for RJULK1.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJULKAApplied directly to employer
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text RE113A : In the past four weeks what active steps have you taken to find work. Have you...Applied directly to an employer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes12681.964.1
No21501.035.9
Inapplicable-81377095.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases418Missing cases14001
Question RouteIF ((RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2 AND (RJULK1 = 1 OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 1)) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from and has looked for any kind of paid work in the last four weeks
Index TermsEmployment: Not Working/Seeking Work
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJULKBStudied/replied to adverts
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text RE113B : In the past four weeks what active steps have you taken to find work. Have you...Studied or replied to advertisement?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes12781.966.5
No21401.033.5
Inapplicable-81377095.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases418Missing cases14001
Question RouteIF ((RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2 AND (RJULK1 = 1 OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 1)) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from and has looked for any kind of paid work in the last four weeks
Index TermsEmployment: Not Working/Seeking Work
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJULKCUsed job centre/employment agency
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text RE113C : In the past four weeks what active steps have you taken to find work. Have you...Contacted a private employment agency or Job Centre?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes12541.860.8
No21641.139.2
Inapplicable-81377095.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases418Missing cases14001
Question RouteIF ((RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2 AND (RJULK1 = 1 OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 1)) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from and has looked for any kind of paid work in the last four weeks
Index TermsEmployment: Not Working/Seeking Work
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJULKDAsked friends or contacts
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text RE113D : In the past four weeks what active steps have you taken to find work. Have you...Asked friends or contacts?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes12601.862.2
No21581.137.8
Inapplicable-81377095.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases418Missing cases14001
Question RouteIF ((RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2 AND (RJULK1 = 1 OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 1)) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from and has looked for any kind of paid work in the last four weeks
Index TermsEmployment: Not Working/Seeking Work
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJULKETaken steps to start own business
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text RE113E : In the past four weeks what active steps have you taken to find work. Have you...Taken steps to start your own business?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes127.26.5
No23912.793.5
Inapplicable-81377095.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases418Missing cases14001
Question RouteIF ((RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2 AND (RJULK1 = 1 OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 1)) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from and has looked for any kind of paid work in the last four weeks
Index TermsEmployment: Not Working/Seeking Work
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJULKJBWould like a regular paid job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text RE114 : Although you are not looking for paid work at the moment, would you like to have a regular paid job even if only for a few hours a week?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14903.49.3
No2475833.090.7
Inapplicable-8894062.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases5248Missing cases9171
Question RouteIF ((RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2) AND RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 2) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from and has not looked for any kind of paid work in the last four weeks
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Not Working/Seeking Work
NoteIncludes R who would like paid work, but unable to take up for health, disability, age or caring reasons.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJUBGNAble to start work within 2 weeks
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text RE115 : If a job or place on a government training scheme had been available in the week ending last Sunday, would you have been able to start within two weeks?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15704.062.8
No23372.337.2
Inapplicable-81328092.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Not answered-11.0Missing
Valid cases907Missing cases13512
Question RouteIF ((RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2) AND (RJULK1 = 1 OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 1)) OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 2 AND RJULKJB = 1)) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from but has looked for work in the last four weeks or has not looked for work in the last four weeks but would like a job
Index TermsEmployment: Not Working/Seeking Work
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJUSPECLooking for /would like a particular job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text RE116 : Are you looking for (Would you like to have) a particular kind of job or any sort of job you could find?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Particular13942.744.5
Any sort or both24923.455.5
Inapplicable-81256887.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases886Missing cases13533
Question RouteIF ((RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2) AND (RJULK1 = 1 OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 1)) OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 2 AND RJULKJB = 1)) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from but has looked for work in the last four weeks or has not looked for work in the last four weeks but would like a job
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Not Working/Seeking Work
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJUSOCOccupation (SOC) of job sought
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (82)
Question Number and Text RE117 : What sort of job would that be? Could you give me if possible a job title and describe the sort of work you would be doing?
Valid cases296Missing cases14123
Question RouteIF ((RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 2) AND (RJULK1 = 1 OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 1)) OR (RJULK1 = 2 AND RJULK4 = 2 AND RJULKJB = 1 AND RJUSPEC = 1)) Asked if R did no paid work last week and does not have a job that was away from but has looked for work in the last four weeks or has not looked for work in the last four weeks but would like a job and is looking for a particular kind of job
Index TermsEmployment: Expectations
Employment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Not Working/Seeking Work
NoteFor full coding frame, see Appendix to Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18