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rhusitsWho is responsible for childcare
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (127)
Question Number and Text RF49 : Who is mainly responsible for looking after the child(ren)? Is it....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9690.48Missing
inapplicable-81062873.71Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Mainly resp19946.8936.05
Mainly partner27685.3327.86
Joint w partner39576.6434.71
Some one else4380.261.38
Total14419100.00
Valid cases2757Missing cases11662
Question RouteIF (RSPINHH = 1 AND RHHCH12 = 1) Asked if R lives with spouse or partner and child(ren) aged 12 or under live in household
Index TermsChild Care
Family Life
Gender Roles
NoteRe-wording of question, as well as re-ordering of, and additional categories between Wave One and Wave Two. See Ruestionnaire and Showcard texts at the end of this Volume.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rhowlngHours per week on housework
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (127)
Question Number and Text RF50 : About how many hours do you spend on housework in an average week, such as time spent cooking, cleaning and doing the laundry?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
10.249.47099
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
09516.66.8
Amount stated11310990.993.2
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Don't know-1128.9Missing
Valid cases14060Missing cases359
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsGender Roles
Time Use
NoteTo investigate domestic division of labour in more depth.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rcaruseHas use of car or van
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (127)
Question Number and Text RF51 : Do you normally have access to a car or van that you can use whenever you want to?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-910.01Missing
proxy and/or phone-72311.60Missing
Yes11000269.3770.5
No2180112.4912.69
Don't drive3238416.5316.8
Total14419100.00
Valid cases14187Missing cases232
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsTransport
NoteQuestion re-worded after Wave One.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rmobuseHas a mobile phone
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (127)
Question Number and Text RF52 : Do you personally have a mobile phone?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9310.21Missing
proxy and/or phone-72311.60Missing
Yes11252886.8988.49
No2162911.3011.51
Total14419100.00
Valid cases14157Missing cases262
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rneighNeighbourhood good/bad place to live
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (128)
Question Number and Text RRF13 : Finally, we are interested in people's views about their neighbourhood. Overall do you think your neighbourhood is a good or a bad place to live?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Good11187282.388.7
Bad24803.33.6
Mixed310307.17.7
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Don't know-172.5Missing
Valid cases13382Missing cases1037
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsGeographic Location
Neighbourhood and Residence
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W13 W18


rneigh1Why N'hood good/bad place: 1st reason
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (128)
Question Number and Text RRF14 : Why do you say that? (What makes your neighbourhood a good/bad place to live)
Valid cases13352Missing cases1067
Index TermsGeographic Location
Neighbourhood and Residence
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteSee coding frame in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W13 W18


rneigh2Why N'hood good/bad place: 2nd reason
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (128)
Question Number and Text RRF14 : Why do you say that? (What makes your neighbourhood a good/bad place to live)
Valid cases13449Missing cases970
Index TermsGeographic Location
Neighbourhood and Residence
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteSee coding frame in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W13 W18


rneigh3Why N'hood good/bad place: 3rd reason
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (128)
Question Number and Text RRF14 : Why do you say that? (What makes your neighbourhood a good/bad place to live)
Valid cases13449Missing cases970
Index TermsGeographic Location
Neighbourhood and Residence
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteSee coding frame in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W13 W18


rneigh4Why N'hood good/bad place: 4th reason
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (128)
Question Number and Text RRF14 : Why do you say that? (What makes your neighbourhood a good/bad place to live)
Valid cases13449Missing cases970
Index TermsGeographic Location
Neighbourhood and Residence
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteSee coding frame in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW8 W13 W18


rcoshConsent to link to health data given
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (129)
Question Number and Text RRF17 : Consent to link to health data given
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1534137.039.7
No2805655.959.9
Yes, but no form357.4.4
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13454Missing cases965
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW18


rcoshfConsent to flag follow-up on health reg'n
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (129)
Question Number and Text RRF18 : Consent to flag follow-up on health registration
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1530936.839.5
No2809156.160.1
Yes, but no form354.4.4
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13454Missing cases965
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW18


rcoseConsent to link to education data given
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (130)
Question Number and Text RRF24 : Consent to link to education data given
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes17595.338.7
No211888.260.6
Yes, but no form314.1.7
Missing or wild-933.2Missing
Inapplicable-81146079.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases1961Missing cases12458
Question RouteIF (RHGRA = 1 ) Asked if R is responsible adult for children under 16 in HH or is over 15 years and under 25 years
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW18


rcosbConsent to link to benefit data given
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (130)
Question Number and Text RRF25 : Consent to link to benefit data given
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1403828.030.1
No2929764.569.4
Yes, but no form368.5.5
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Inapplicable-831.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13403Missing cases1016
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW18


rivfaH/hold finance section: respondent alone
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (134)
Question Number and Text RF66A : Interviewer check: Who was present during this section? Respondent alone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0401527.829.8
Respondent alone1943665.470.2
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rivfbH/hold finance section: partner alone
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (134)
Question Number and Text RF66B : Interviewer check: Who was present during this section? Partner present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01082375.180.5
Partner present1262818.219.5
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rivfcH/hold finance section: adult present
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (134)
Question Number and Text RF66C : Interviewer check: Who was present during this section? Other adult(s) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01237985.992.0
Other adlts pres110727.48.0
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rivfdH/hold finance section: child present
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (134)
Question Number and Text RF66D : Interviewer check: Who was present during this section? Child(ren) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01247786.592.8
Children present19746.87.2
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rivfeH/hold finance sect: supervisor present
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (134)
Question Number and Text RF66E : Interviewer check: Who was present during this section? Supervisor present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01341893.199.8
Supervisor present133.2.2
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rivfoihHour interview finished
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (134)
Question Number and Text RF67H : (Interviewer Check) Hour interview ended
Valid cases14419Missing cases0
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rivfoimMinute interview finished
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (134)
Question Number and Text RF67M : (Interviewer Check) Minute interview ended
Valid cases14419Missing cases0
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rivscIC: self completion document
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (135)
Question Number and Text RF66 : Interviewer check for Self-Completion
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
R comp/ret bef intv1452331.433.6
R comp/ret aft intv2808456.160.1
R requi assistance31521.11.1
R refused41491.01.1
Other : completed524.2.2
Other: not completed65223.63.9
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13454Missing cases965
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv1Others present during interview
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (136)
Question Number and Text RI1 : Were any other people present during any of this interview? (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1415028.830.9
No2928464.469.1
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13434Missing cases985
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv2Did others influence interview
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (136)
Question Number and Text RI2 : Did any of these people seem to influence any of the answers given by the respondent? (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A great deal115.1.4
A fair amount244.31.0
A little31811.34.3
Not at all4395427.494.3
Missing or wild-923.2Missing
Inapplicable-8946865.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-77345.1Missing
Valid cases4194Missing cases10225
Question RouteIF (RIV1 = 1) Asked if other people present during any of interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv4Cooperation of respondent
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (136)
Question Number and Text RI4 : In general, the respondent's co-operation during the interview was ...... (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very good11204083.583.5
Good2192313.313.3
Fair33972.82.8
Poor438.3.3
Very poor513.1.1
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Valid cases14411Missing cases8
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv5Completion of tracking schedule
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (136)
Question Number and Text RI5 : Was the respondent willing to complete the contact name and tracking information? (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, completed11232285.591.6
No, refused27235.05.4
Other34032.83.0
Missing or wild-96.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13448Missing cases971
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv5aaMobile number given
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI5A1 : Did the respondent give a mobile phone number and/or an email address on the tracking schedule? Mobile number given
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned05253.67.3
Mobile number given1670746.592.7
Missing or wild-96.0Missing
Inapplicable-8621643.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases7232Missing cases7187
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W16 W17 W18


riv5abemail given
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI5A2 : Did the respondent give a mobile phone number and/or an email address on the tracking schedule? Email given
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0394727.454.6
Email given2328522.845.4
Missing or wild-96.0Missing
Inapplicable-8621643.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases7232Missing cases7187
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W16 W17 W18


riv5acNeither given
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI5A3 : Did the respondent give a mobile phone number and/or an email address on the tracking schedule? Neither given
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Neither given3509035.3100.0
Missing or wild-96.0Missing
Inapplicable-8835858.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases5090Missing cases9329
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W16 W17 W18


riv6aProblems affecting interview: eyesight
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI6A : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Poor eyesight (blindness). (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11491.01.1
No21330092.298.9
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13449Missing cases970
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv6bProblems affecting interview: hearing
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI6B : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Hearing problems. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13112.22.3
No21313891.197.7
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13449Missing cases970
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv6cProblems affecting interview: reading
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI6C : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Reading difficulties. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1115.8.9
No21333492.599.1
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13449Missing cases970
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv6dProblems affecting interview: english
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI6D : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? English was 2nd language. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes181.6.6
No21336892.799.4
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13449Missing cases970
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv6eProblems affecting interview: language
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI6E : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Other language problems. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes131.2.2
No21341893.199.8
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13449Missing cases970
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv6fProblems affecting interview: interprete
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI7 : Was an interpreter used? (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes133.2.2
No21341693.099.8
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13449Missing cases970
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv7PNO of interpreter
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI8 : Write in person number of interpreter from household grid or 00 if not in household
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
115.145.5
28.124.2
34.012.1
42.06.1
84.012.1
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Inapplicable-81341693.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases33Missing cases14386
Question RouteIF (RIV6F = 1) Asked if R used an interpreter
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


riv9Any ambiguities/conficts
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (137)
Question Number and Text RI9 : Are there any ambiguous or conflicting situations in this interview that you feel we should know about?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14403.13.1
No21374395.396.9
Missing-95.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases14183Missing cases236
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10noReaction to DI Qs: No ff info
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10 : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? No fed forward information
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01024571.176.2
No fed forward info1320622.223.8
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10aReaction to DI Qs: Easier
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10A : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Found it easier
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0868860.364.6
Yes1476333.035.4
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10bReaction to DI Qs: More difficult
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10B : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Found it more difficult
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01342493.199.8
Yes127.2.2
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10cReaction to DI Qs: Surprised we knew it
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10C : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Surprised we knew it
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01340493.099.7
Yes147.3.3
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10dReaction to DI Qs: Confused
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10D : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Confused
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01343193.199.9
Yes120.1.1
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10eReaction to DI Qs: Concerned confidentiality
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10E : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Concerned about the confidentiality of their information
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01339292.999.6
Yes159.4.4
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10fReaction to DI Qs: Expected us to know it
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10F : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Expected us to know it
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01267087.994.2
Yes17815.45.8
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10gReaction to DI Qs: Good idea
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10G : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Said was a good idea
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01308990.897.3
Yes13622.52.7
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10hReaction to DI Qs: Bad idea
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10H : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Said it was a bad idea
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01344893.3100.0
Yes13.0.0
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10iReaction to DI Qs: Reluctant in clarifying
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10I : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Reluctant in clarifying
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01340292.999.6
Yes149.3.4
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10jReaction to DI Qs: Uncooperative
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10J : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Or did the respondent become uncooperative
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01344393.299.9
Yes18.1.1
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10kReaction to DI Qs: Other
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10K : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01341793.199.7
Yes134.2.3
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


riv10lReaction to DI Qs: No difference
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (138)
Question Number and Text RI10L : If this respondent was presented with information from their last interview e.g. job description or previous benefits received how did they react? Made no difference
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0889761.766.1
Yes1455431.633.9
Missing-93.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13451Missing cases968
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


rghqaGHQ: concentration
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text RS1A : Have you recently....been able to concentrate on whatever you're doing?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97515.21Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Better thn usual17795.406.13
Same as usual2964066.8675.89
Less than usual3199813.8615.73
Much less thn usual42861.982.25
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12703Missing cases1716
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NotePart of the General Health Ruestionnaire (GHQ) question battery originally developed as a screening instrument for psychiatric illness, but is often used as an indicator of subjective well-being. See note on variable wHLGHQ1 in Notes on Derived Variables in Appendix to Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqbGHQ: loss of sleep
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text RS1B : Have you recently....lost much sleep over worry?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97515.21Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Not at all1378526.2529.8
No more than usual2640844.4450.44
Rather more thn usul3206614.3316.26
Much more than usual44443.083.5
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12703Missing cases1716
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqcGHQ: playing a useful role
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text RS1C : Have you recently....felt that you were playing a useful part in things?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97525.22Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
More than usual1149010.3311.73
Same as usual2964166.8675.9
Less so312989.0010.22
Much less42731.892.15
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12702Missing cases1717
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqdGHQ: capable of making decisions
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text RS1D : Have you recently....felt capable of making decisions about things?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97505.20Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
More so than usual1145010.0611.41
Same as usual2997569.1878.52
Less so than usual311147.738.77
Much less capable41651.141.3
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12704Missing cases1715
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqeGHQ: constantly under strain
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text RS1E : Have you recently....felt constantly under strain?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97425.15Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Not at all1260018.0320.45
No more than usual2658645.6851.81
Rather more3299720.7923.58
Much more45293.674.16
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12712Missing cases1707
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqfGHQ: problem overcoming difficulties
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text RS1F : Have you recently....felt you couldn't overcome your difficulties?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97465.17Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Not at all1393627.3030.97
No more than usual2683647.4153.79
Rather more3164011.3712.91
Much more42962.052.33
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12708Missing cases1711
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqgGHQ: enjoy day-to-day activities
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text RS1G : Have you recently....been able to enjoy your normal day-to- day activities?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97425.15Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
More so than usual110227.098.04
Same as usual2927064.2972.92
Less so than usual3208514.4616.4
Much less than usual43352.322.64
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12712Missing cases1707
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqhGHQ: ability to face problems
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text RS1H : Have you recently....been able to face up to problems?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97445.16Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
More so than usual111017.648.66
Same as usual21008569.9479.35
Less so than usual312848.9010.1
Much less than usual42401.661.89
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12710Missing cases1709
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqiGHQ: unhappy or depressed
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text RS1I : Have you recently....been feeling unhappy or depressed?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97425.15Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Not at all1434430.1334.17
No more than usual2565039.1844.45
Rather more3220215.2717.32
Much more45163.584.06
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12712Missing cases1707
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqjGHQ: losing confidence
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text RS1J : Have you recently....been losing confidence in yourself?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1564939.244.3
No more than usual2519036.040.7
Rather more3163811.412.8
Much more42852.02.2
Missing or wild-96924.8Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases12762Missing cases1657
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqkGHQ: believe in self-worth
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text RS1K : Have you recently....been thinking of yourself as a worthless person?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97004.85Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Not at all1805355.8563.14
No more than usual2363925.2428.53
Rather more38325.776.52
Much more42301.601.8
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12754Missing cases1665
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


rghqlGHQ: general happiness
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text RS1L : Have you recently....been feeling reasonably happy, all things considered?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97024.87Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
More so than usual1167111.5913.1
Same as usual2925364.1772.56
Less so than usual3155010.7512.15
Much less than usual42781.932.18
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12752Missing cases1667
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for RGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ropfamoCo-habiting is alright
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text RS2A : Do you personally agree or disagree with the following statments: It is alright for people to live together even if they have no interest in considering marriage.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1362425.128.4
Agree2549138.143.1
Neither agree nor di3253617.619.9
Disagree47935.56.2
Strongly disagree53092.12.4
Missing or wild-97014.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases12753Missing cases1666
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsChildren
Family Life
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


ropfamlDivorce better than unhappy marriage
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (5)
Question Number and Text RS2B : Do you personally agree or disagree with the following statments: It is better to divorce than to continue an unhappy marriage.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-96924.80Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Strongly agree1368025.5228.84
Agree2666546.2252.23
Neither agree nor disagree3198913.7915.59
Disagree43462.402.71
Strongly disagree5820.570.64
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12762Missing cases1657
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFamily Life
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


ropfampParents ought stay together for children
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (5)
Question Number and Text RS2C : Do you personally agree or disagree with the following statments: When there are children in the family, parents should stay together even if they don't get along.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-96994.85Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Strongly agree13002.082.35
Agree2149310.3511.71
Neither agree nor disagree3364625.2928.58
Disagree4548138.0142.97
Strongly disagree5183512.7314.39
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12755Missing cases1664
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsChildren
Family Life
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


ropfamqMarital status is irrelevant to children
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (5)
Question Number and Text RS2D : Do you personally agree or disagree with the following statments: It makes no difference to children whether their parents are married to each other or just living together.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-96984.84Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Strongly agree1155110.7612.16
Agree2436130.2434.19
Neither agree nor disagree3356424.7227.94
Disagree4271818.8521.31
Strongly disagree55623.904.41
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12756Missing cases1663
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsChildren
Family Life
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


ropfamkAdult children should care for parents
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (5)
Question Number and Text RS2E : Do you personally agree or disagree with the following statments: Adult children have an obligation to look after their elderly parents.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree111478.09.0
Agree2450631.335.3
Neither agree nor di3393327.330.8
Disagree4268918.621.1
Strongly disagree54773.33.7
Missing or wild-97024.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases12752Missing cases1667
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsChildren
Family Life
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


ropfamrHomosexual relationships are wrong
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text RS2F : Do you personally agree or disagree with the following statments: Homosexual relationships are always wrong.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97285.05Missing
proxy and/or phone-79656.69Missing
Strongly agree111618.059.12
Agree212718.819.99
Neither agree nor disagree3436030.2434.26
Disagree4349224.2227.44
Strongly disagree5244216.9419.19
Total14419100.00
Valid cases12726Missing cases1693
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFamily Life
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


rlfsat1Satisfaction with: health
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text RS3A : How dissatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your health
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-97124.94Missing
proxy and/or phone-72311.60Missing
Not satisfied at all14262.953.16
25163.583.83
311758.158.72
Not satis/dissat4184312.7813.68
5357324.7826.51
6408528.3330.31
Completely satisfied7185812.8913.79
Total14419100.00
Valid cases13476Missing cases943
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18