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RHLCKFNHealth check-up:other checks NHS/private
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text RM34G : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS14072.891.1
Private238.38.5
Both32.0.4
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Not applicable-81300390.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases447Missing cases13972
Question RouteIF (RHLCK = 1 AND RHLCKF = 1) Asked if R has had other health check since 1.9.2007
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RHLCKGHealth check-up: cervical smear
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text RM33H : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Cervical smear
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01196383.088.9
Yes1149110.311.1
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13454Missing cases965
Question RouteIF (RHLCK = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had health check-up since 1.9.2007
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
NoteAt Wave One men are coded -8, at Wave Two and beyond coded 0.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RHLCKGNHealth check-up: cervical smear NHS/priv
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text RM34H : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Cervical smear
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1147010.298.7
Private215.11.0
Both35.0.3
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Not applicable-81196283.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1490Missing cases12929
Question RouteIF (RHLCK = 1 AND RHLCKG = 1) Asked if R is woman and has had cervical smear since 1.9.2007
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RHLCKHHealth check-up: breast screen
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text RM33I : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Breast screening
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01263487.693.9
Yes18205.76.1
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13454Missing cases965
Question RouteIF (RHLCK = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had health check-up since 1.9.2007
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
NoteAt Wave One men are coded -8, at Wave Two and beyond coded 0.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RHLCKHNHealth check-up: breast screen NHS/priv
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text RM34I : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Breast screening
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS17975.597.2
Private221.12.6
Both32.0.2
Missing-91.0Missing
Not applicable-81263387.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases820Missing cases13599
Question RouteIF (RHLCK = 1 AND RHLCKH = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had breast screening since 1.9.2007
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RSMOKERSmoker
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text RM35 : Do you smoke cigarettes?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1316221.922.3
No21102676.577.7
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases14188Missing cases231
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS.
Index TermsHealth: Smoking
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RNCIGSUsual no. of cigarettes smoked per day
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text RM36 : Approximately how many cigarettes a day do you usually smoke, including those you roll yourself?
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
14.548.45180
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
068.52.2
Amount stated1309321.597.8
Not applicable-81102676.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases3161Missing cases11258
Question RouteIF (RSMOKER = 1) Asked if R smokes cigarettes.
Index TermsHealth: Smoking
NoteIf figure varies then R is asked to give a daily average over the past week.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RSPINHHWhether living with spouse or partner
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (46)
Question Number and Text RM37 : Interviewer check: Is respondent living with spouse/partner?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1858659.563.8
No2486833.836.2
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13454Missing cases965
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
NoteAn important variable which determines route through questionnaire; although this check may be made several times during course of interview, it is actually generated from the Household Grid.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RAIDHHCares for handicapped/other in household
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (46)
Question Number and Text RM38 : Is there anyone living with you who is sick, disabled or elderly whom you look after or give special help to (for example, a sick or handicapped (or elderly) relative/ husband/ wife/ friend, etc)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes18646.07.6
No21044272.492.3
Other38.1.1
Missing-92111.5Missing
Not applicable-8192913.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases11314Missing cases3105
Question RouteIF (RHHSIZE GT 1) Asked if more than one person living in household
Index TermsCaring
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RAIDHUAPNO of 1st cared for person
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (46)
Question Number and Text RM39P1 : Who is the person/people you look after? 1st Person
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
13342.338.7
23072.135.5
3113.813.1
475.58.7
523.22.7
68.1.9
71.0.1
93.0.3
Missing-92101.5Missing
Not applicable-81238085.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases864Missing cases13555
Question RouteIF (RHHSIZE GT 1 AND RAIDHH = 1) Asked if R cares for elderly/sick or handicapped person
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RAIDHUBPNO of 2nd cared for person
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (46)
Question Number and Text RM39P2 : Who is the person/people you look after? 2nd Person
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned08125.694.0
14.0.5
215.11.7
319.12.2
47.0.8
57.0.8
Missing-92101.5Missing
Not applicable-81238085.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases864Missing cases13555
Question RouteIF (RHHSIZE GT 1 AND RAIDHH = 1) Asked if R cares for elderly/sick or handicapped person
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RAIDHUCPNO of 3rd cared for person
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (46)
Question Number and Text RM39P3 : Who is the person/people you look after? 3rd Person
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned08616.099.7
41.0.1
52.0.2
Missing-92101.5Missing
Not applicable-81238085.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases864Missing cases13555
Question RouteIF (RHHSIZE GT 1 AND RAIDHH = 1) Asked if R cares for elderly/sick or handicapped person
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RAIDXHHProvides care for non-resident person
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (46)
Question Number and Text RM40 : Do you provide some regular service or help for any sick, disabled or elderly person not living with you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1149910.411.1
No21195582.988.9
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13454Missing cases965
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RNAIDXHHNumber of non-residents cared for
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (46)
Question Number and Text RM41 : Is that one person or more than one?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
One person111648.177.7
Two people22671.917.8
Three people340.32.7
Four people48.1.5
Five people55.0.3
Six people62.0.1
Seven + people713.1.9
Inapplicable-81195582.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases1499Missing cases12920
Question RouteIF (RAIDXHH = 1) Asked if R provides some care for non- resident(s)
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RAIDHU1Caring:relation to 1st non-res dependant
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (47)
Question Number and Text RM42M1 : Who is it that you look after or help?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Parent/parent in law18816.158.8
Grandparent(s)2127.98.5
Aunt or Uncle357.43.8
Other relative4136.99.1
Friend or neighbour52561.817.1
Clients of vol orgs.627.21.8
Other specified715.11.0
Inapplicable-81195582.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases1499Missing cases12920
Question RouteIF (RAIDXHH = 1) Asked if R provides some care for non- resident
Index TermsCaring
NoteHigh number of 'other relative' responses lead to use of extended coding frame being used at Wave 5 and expansion of question categories from Wave 6 onwards.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RAIDHU2Caring:relation to 2nd non-res dependant
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (47)
Question Number and Text RM42M2 : Who is it that you look after or help?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Parent/in law11581.147.2
Grandparent(s)219.15.7
Aunt or Uncle325.27.5
Other relative431.29.3
Friend or neighbour575.522.4
Clients of vol orgs.624.27.2
Other specified73.0.9
Inapplicable-81311991.0Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases335Missing cases14084
Question RouteIF (RAIDXHH = 1) Asked if R provides some care for non- resident
Index TermsCaring
NoteSee note for RAIDHU1.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RAIDHRSHours per week spent caring
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (47)
Question Number and Text RM44 : In total, how many hours do you spend each week looking after or helping (him/her/them)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
0-4 hrs per week18295.737.2
5-9 hrs per week24523.120.3
10-19 hrs per wk32952.013.2
20-34 hrs per wk4135.96.1
35-49 hrs per wk572.53.2
50-99 hrs per wk635.21.6
100 + hrs per wk72061.49.2
Varies under 20881.63.6
Varies 20 hrs +9110.84.9
Some other times1014.1.6
Missing or wild-91921.3Missing
Inapplicable-81102376.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Not answered-110.1Missing
Valid cases2229Missing cases12190
Question RouteIF (RAIDHH = 1 OR RAIDXHH = 1) Asked if R cares for person(s) inside and/or outside the household
Index TermsCaring
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RIVMAHealth section: respondent alone
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (47)
Question Number and Text RM45A : (Interviewer check) Who was present during this section? Respondent alone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0397527.629.5
Respondent alone1947965.770.5
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


RIVMBHealth section: partner present
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (47)
Question Number and Text RM45B : (Interviewer check) Who was present during this section? Partner present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01092675.881.2
Partner present1252817.518.8
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


RIVMCHealth section: other adults present
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (47)
Question Number and Text RM45C : (Interviewer check) Who was present during this section? Other adult(s) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01241886.192.3
Other adults pres110367.27.7
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


RIVMDHealth section: child/ren present
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (47)
Question Number and Text RM45D : (Interviewer check) Who was present during this section? Child(ren) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01245386.492.6
Children present110016.97.4
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


RIVMEHealth section: supervisor present
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (47)
Question Number and Text RM45E : (Interviewer check) Who was present during this section? Supervisor present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01342493.199.8
Supervisor present130.2.2
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases13454Missing cases965
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RPE0HHour section E began
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (48)
Question Number and Text RM0H : (Interviewer check) Hour section E began
Valid cases14188Missing cases231
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RPE0MMinute section E began
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (48)
Question Number and Text RM0M : (Interviewer check) Minute section E began
Valid cases14188Missing cases231
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBHASDid paid work last week
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (48)
Question Number and Text RE1 : Can I just check, did you do any paid work last week - that is in the seven days ending last Sunday - either as an employee or self employed?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1824557.257.2
No2617442.842.8
Valid cases14419Missing cases0
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteAny paid work includes any no. of hours, incl Saturday jobs and casual work. See Vol. A for more details.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBOFFNo work last week but has job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (48)
Question Number and Text RE2 : Even though you weren't working did you have a job that you were away from last week?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13742.66.1
No2577140.093.5
Waiting for job329.2.5
Inapplicable-8824557.2Missing
Valid cases6174Missing cases8245
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 2) Asked if R did no paid work last week
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteIncludes those on maternity leave, holiday, on strike, on sick leave, layoff but with job with same employer to return to.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBOFFYReason off work last week
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (48)
Question Number and Text RE3 : What was the main reason you were away from work last week?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Maternity leave184.622.5
Other leave/holiday21431.038.2
Sick or injured398.726.2
Training course42.0.5
Laid off/short time58.12.1
Pers/family reasons77.01.9
Other reasons832.28.6
Inapplicable-81404597.4Missing
Valid cases374Missing cases14045
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) Asked if R did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBTERM1Current job: permanent or temporary
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (48)
Question Number and Text RE4 : Leaving aside your own personal intentions and circumstances, is your current job...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Permanent job1751052.193.5
Not permanent job25183.66.5
Inapplicable-8542637.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases8028Missing cases6391
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: Labour Force Status
NoteRefers to main job i.e. the most remunerative or that involving most hours. Became two variables from Wave 9 onwards to obtain more detail about non-permanent jobs.
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBTERM2Type of non-permanent job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (48)
Question Number and Text RE4A : In what way is the job not permanent, is it...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Seasonal work140.37.7
Fixed term contract21911.336.9
Agency temping349.39.5
Casual41681.232.4
Other570.513.5
Inapplicable-81293689.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-79656.7Missing
Valid cases518Missing cases13901
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBTERM1 = 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 job is not permanent
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteSee note for RJBTERM1
Variable OccurrenceW9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBCK1Valid occupation check
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text RE5 : Check: valid occupational description and valid SO
Valid SOC data                  1      7658     53.1     90.1  
No valid SOC data               2       563      3.9      6.6  
Not emp or not int a            3       274      1.9      3.2  
Inapplicable                   -8      5693     39.5   Missing
Proxy and or phone             -7       231      1.6   Missing
Valid cases8495Missing cases5924
Question RouteIF (RIVSTAT2 GT 1 AND RIVLYR = 1 AND RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) If R has ever been interviewed and was interviewed last year and did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from. Includes fed forward data from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSOCPConfirm occupation
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text RE5P : Last time we interviewed you, on , you said your main job was . Are you still in that same occupation as your main job?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1651245.285.2
No211357.914.8
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8653045.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Valid cases7647Missing cases6772
Question RouteIF (RIVSTAT2 GT 1 AND RIVLYR = 1 AND RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBCK1 = 1) If R has ever been interviewed and was interviewed last year and has valid fed- forward data and did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSOCOccupation (SOC): current main job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text RE5 : What was your (main) job last week? Please tell me the exact job title and describe fully the sort of work you do.
Valid cases7442Missing cases6977
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. Includes data fed forward from last year. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteSee note for RJBTERM1. See coding frame in Appendix to Vol. A. Used to construct derived occupational class variables (RJBSEG, RJBGOLD etc.). Coded using CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBSOC00Occupation (SOC2000): current main job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text RE5 : What was your (main) job last week? Please tell me the exact job title and describe fully the sort of work you do.
Valid cases8616Missing cases5803
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. Includes data fed forward from last year. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteSee Coding frame in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBCK2Emp prev wave and no valid SOC
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text RE5R : Check: Employed previous wave and no valid SOC
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No valid SOC data1100.75.1
Valid SOC data2159811.181.0
Not int/empl'd previ32741.913.9
Missing-911.1Missing
Not applicable-81231285.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases1972Missing cases12447
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: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSOCRSame job last interview
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (49)
Question Number and Text RE5R : Can I just check, is that the same occupation that you had last time we interviewed you, on ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes185.685.0
No215.115.0
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-81418498.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases100Missing cases14319
Question RouteIF (RIVSTAT2 GT 1 AND RIVLYR = 1 AND RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBCK2 = 1) If R has ever been interviewed and was interviewed last year and has no valid fed-forward occupation description and did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBCK3Valid industry
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (50)
Question Number and Text RE6 : Interviewer check: Valid industry description and valid SIC
Valid SIC data                  1      7637     53.0     89.9  
No valid SIC data               2       584      4.1      6.9  
Not int/empl'd previ            3       274      1.9      3.2  
Inapplicable                   -8      5800     40.2   Missing
Proxy and or phone             -7       124       .9   Missing
Valid cases8495Missing cases5924
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: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSICPConfirm industry
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (50)
Question Number and Text RE6P : And the last time we interviewed you, (on ) you described the firm/organisation you were working for as . Is that still an accurate description of the place where you work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1684547.589.8
No27805.410.2
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8665846.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases7625Missing cases6794
Question RouteIF (RIVSTAT2 GT 1 AND RIVLYR = 1 AND RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBCK3 = 1) If R has ever been interviewed and was interviewed last year and has valid fed- forward data and did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSIC92Industry(SIC92) of employer: current job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (50)
Question Number and Text RE6 : What does the firm/organisation you work for actually make or do (at the place where you work)?
Valid cases8616Missing cases5803
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. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
NoteSee note for RJBTERM1. See coding frame in Appendix to Vol. A. Where a 3-digit SIC code is given, this should be read as having a leading zero.
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBCK4Emp prev wave and no valid SIC
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (50)
Question Number and Text RE6R : Check: Employment at previous wave and no valid SIC
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No valid SIC data1121.87.4
Valid SIC data212448.675.9
Not int/empl'd previ32741.916.7
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-81264587.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases1639Missing cases12780
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: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSICRSame industry
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (50)
Question Number and Text RE6R : Can I just check, is that the same as what the firm/organisation you worked for last time we interviewed you, (on ) did?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1109.890.1
No212.19.9
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-81416398.2Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases121Missing cases14298
Question RouteIF (RIVSTAT2 GT 1 AND RIVLYR = 1 AND RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBCK4 = 1) If R has ever been interviewed and was interviewed last year and has no valid fed-forward industry description and did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBCK5Valid employer check
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (50)
Question Number and Text RE6A : Check: Valid employer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NI in employment111237.814.0
Valid employer name2616142.776.7
No valid employer na34843.46.0
Not int/empl'd previ42601.83.2
Inapplicable-8553338.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-78586.0Missing
Valid cases8028Missing cases6391
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 TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBEMPPConfirm employer
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (50)
Question Number and Text RE6AP : And are you still working for the same employer or trading name which we have as recorded as ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1525036.485.4
No29006.214.6
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8740051.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-78586.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases6150Missing cases8269
Question RouteIF (RIVSTAT2 GT 1 AND RIVLYR = 1 AND RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBCK5 = 1) If R has ever been interviewed and was interviewed last year and has valid fed- forward data and did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBCK6Emp prev wave and no valid employer
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (51)
Question Number and Text RE6AR : Check: Employed previous wave and no valid employer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No valid employer na1159711.149.3
Valid employer name213719.542.3
Not int/empl'd previ32731.98.4
Inapplicable-81105476.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases3241Missing cases11178
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 TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBEMPRSame employer
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (51)
Question Number and Text RE6AR : Can I just check, is that the same employer or trading name that you were working for last time we interviewed you, on ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes114249.989.2
No21721.210.8
Missing or wild-982.6Missing
Inapplicable-81261787.5Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases1596Missing cases12823
Question RouteIF (RIVSTAT2 GT 1 AND RIVLYR = 1 AND RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBCK6 = 1) If R has ever been interviewed and was interviewed last year and has no valid fed-forward employer name data and did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBCK7Check emp status prev wave
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text RE7 : Check: Employment status previous wave
Valid emp status                1      7758     53.8     91.3  
No valid emp status             2       463      3.2      5.5  
Not int/empl'd previ            3       274      1.9      3.2  
Inapplicable                   -8      5800     40.2   Missing
Proxy and or phone             -7       124       .9   Missing
Valid cases8495Missing cases5924
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 TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSEMPPSame employee status
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text RE7P : And are you still ? (an employee/self-employed)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, Employee1670546.586.6
Yes, Self-employed28776.111.3
No31631.12.1
Missing or wild-939.3Missing
Inapplicable-8650945.1Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Not answered-12.0Missing
Valid cases7745Missing cases6674
Question RouteIF (RIVSTAT2 GT 1 AND RIVLYR = 1 AND RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBCK7 = 1) If R has ever been interviewed and was interviewed last year and has valid fed- forward employment status and did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSEMPRConfirm changed employee status
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text RE7R : So now you are ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, Employee173.545.1
Yes, Self-employed274.545.7
No315.19.3
Missing or wild-939.3Missing
Inapplicable-81409397.7Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Not answered-11.0Missing
Valid cases162Missing cases14257
Question RouteIF (RIVSTAT2 GT 1 AND RIVLYR = 1 AND RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBCK7 = 1 AND RJBSEMP = 3) If R has ever been interviewed and was interviewed last year and has valid fed-forward employment status but status has changed and did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSEMPEmployee or self-employed: current job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (52)
Question Number and Text RE7 : Are you an employee or self-employed?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Employee1755652.487.7
Self-employed210607.412.3
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8580040.2Missing
Valid cases8616Missing cases5803
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. Includes data from RJBSEMPP and RJBSEMPR.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBCK8Check: occup and employer
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text RE7A : Check: Same occupation and employer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Same occ and employe1544237.772.9
Different occ or emp2176112.223.6
Not int/empl'd previ32601.83.5
Inapplicable-8683247.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases7463Missing cases6956
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJMSEMP = 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 employed.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBPROMHad promotion
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text RE7A : Have you had a promotion or changed grade since ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14122.97.6
No2502734.992.4
Inapplicable-8885361.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases5439Missing cases8980
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND (RJBSOCP = 1 OR RJBCK2 = 1) AND RJBEMPR = 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 employed and is still in same job and with same employer as last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBCHGDPromotion date: day
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text RE7BD : Can you tell me the date you were promoted or changed grades? Day
Valid cases280Missing cases14139
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND (RJBSOCP = 1 OR RJBCK2 = 1 AND RJPROM = 1) AND RJBEMPR = 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 employed and is still in same job and with same employer as last year and has changed grade since last interview.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment: Length of Job Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBCHGMPromotion date: month
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text RE7BM : Can you tell me the date you were promoted or changed grades? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January143.310.5
February224.25.9
March327.26.6
April458.414.2
May522.25.4
June629.27.1
July743.310.5
August822.25.4
September977.518.9
October1027.26.6
November1124.25.9
December1212.12.9
Inapplicable-81388396.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases408Missing cases14011
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND (RJBSOCP = 1 OR RJBCK2 = 1 AND RJPROM = 1) AND RJBEMPR = 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 employed and is still in same job and with same employer as last year and has changed grade since last interview.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment: Length of Job Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBCHGY4Promotion date: year
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text RE7BY : Can you tell me the date you were promoted or changed grades? Year
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
200747.311.4
20083632.588.3
20091.0.2
Inapplicable-81388396.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases411Missing cases14008
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND (RJBSOCP = 1 OR RJBCK2 = 1 AND RJPROM = 1) AND RJBEMPR = 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 employed and is still in same job and with same employer as last year and has changed grade since last interview.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment: Length of Job Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBCHGLYPromotion before ref date
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text RE7BDK : Interviewer check: Is date of promotion at E7b before September 1st 2007?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before reference dat12.0.5
After reference date24102.899.5
Inapplicable-81388396.3Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases412Missing cases14007
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND (RJBSOCP = 1 OR RJBCK2 = 1) AND RJBEMPR = 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 employed and is still in same job and with same employer as last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment: Length of Job Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBCSPLSame employer since int date
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text RE7C : Have you been working in your current job for your current employer continuously since ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1530136.897.4
No21411.02.6
Inapplicable-8885361.4Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases5442Missing cases8977
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND (RJBSOCP = 1 OR RJBCK2 = 1 AND RJPROM = 1) AND RJBEMPR = 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 employed and is still in same job and with same employer as last year and has changed grade since last interview.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment: Length of Job Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBCK9Check: valid prev managerial duties
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (53)
Question Number and Text RE8 : Check: Valid previous managerial duties
Valid managerial dut            1      5420     37.6     72.6  
No valid managerial             2      1783     12.4     23.9  
Not int/empl'd previ            3       260      1.8      3.5  
Inapplicable                   -8      6832     47.4   Missing
Proxy and or phone             -7       124       .9   Missing
Valid cases7463Missing cases6956
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 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 employed.
Index TermsEmployment: Sector and Duties
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBMNGPSame managerial duties
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)
Question Number and Text RE8P : Last time we interviewed you, on , you said you were . Is that still the case (if MANAG = 1 or 2) / And do you still have no managerial or supervisory responsibilities (if MANAG = 3)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1477233.188.1
No26474.511.9
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8887561.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases5419Missing cases9000
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND ((RJBSOCP = 1 OR RJBSOCR = 1) AND (RJBEMPP = 1 OR RJBEMPR = 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 employed, and is in same job as at last interview and working for same employer. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Sector and Duties
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBMNGRManagerial duties: current job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)
Question Number and Text RE8 : Do you have any managerial duties or do you supervise any other employees?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Manager1176212.223.3
Foreman/supervisor29056.312.0
Not mnger/supervisor3488933.964.7
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8686047.6Missing
Valid cases7556Missing cases6863
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND ((RJBSOCP NE 1 OR RJBSOCR NE 1) AND (RJBEMPP NE 1 OR RJBEMPR NE 1) OR RJBMNGP = 2 OR -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 employed, and is not same job as at last interview or not working for same employer or has now managerial or supervisory duties.
Index TermsEmployment: Sector and Duties
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBCK10Check: valid prev sector
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)
Question Number and Text RE9 : Check: Valid previous sector
Valid sector                    1      5371     37.2     72.0  
No valid sector                 2      1832     12.7     24.5  
Not int/empl'd previ            3       260      1.8      3.5  
Inapplicable                   -8      6832     47.4   Missing
Proxy and or phone             -7       124       .9   Missing
Valid cases7463Missing cases6956
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 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 employed.
Index TermsEmployment: Sector and Duties
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSECTPSame sector
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)
Question Number and Text RE9P : And are you still working for ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1532336.999.7
No216.1.3
Missing or wild-932.2Missing
Inapplicable-8892461.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Valid cases5339Missing cases9080
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND (RJBSOCP OR RJBSOCR = 1) AND (RJBEMPP = 1 OR RJBEMPR = 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 employed, and is still working for same employer in same occupation as at last interview. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Sector and Duties
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSECTEmploying organisation: current job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)
Question Number and Text RE9 : Which of the types of organisations on this card (34) do you work for (in your main job)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Private firm/company1499334.666.1
Civil Srv/Cntrl Govt23362.34.4
Local Govt/town hall311888.215.7
NHS or higher educ46614.68.7
Natnalised industry524.2.3
Non-profit orgs.62822.03.7
Armed forces736.2.5
Other836.2.5
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8686047.6Missing
Valid cases7556Missing cases6863
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 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. Includes data from RJBSECTP.
Index TermsEmployment: Sector and Duties
NoteFrom Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBCK11Check: valid prev size
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (54)
Question Number and Text RE10 : Check: Valid previous size of workplace
Valid workplace size            1      5219     36.2     69.9  
No valid workplace s            2      1984     13.8     26.6  
Not int/empl'd previ            3       260      1.8      3.5  
Inapplicable                   -8      6832     47.4   Missing
Proxy and or phone             -7       124       .9   Missing
Valid cases7463Missing cases6956
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 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.
Index TermsEmployment: Workplace and Size of Firm
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSIZEPSame size
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (55)
Question Number and Text RE10P : And is the number of people employed at the place you work still ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1486133.793.2
No23552.56.8
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8907662.9Missing
Proxy and or phone-7124.9Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases5216Missing cases9203
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 1 AND (RJBSOCP OR RJBSOCR = 1) AND (RJBEMPP = 1 OR RJBEMPR = 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 employed, and is still working for same employer in same occupation as at last interview. Includes data fed forward from last year.
Index TermsEmployment: Workplace and Size of Firm
Variable OccurrenceW16 W17 W18


RJBSIZENo. employed at workplace: current job
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (55)
Question Number and Text RE10 : (Showcard 35) How many people are employed at the place where you work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1 - 213172.24.2
3 - 9211197.814.8
10 - 24312868.917.0
25 - 49410367.213.7
50 - 9958856.111.7
100 - 19967225.09.6
200 - 49978245.710.9
500 - 99984483.15.9
1000 or more98235.710.9
DK/less than 251014.1.2
DK/25 or more1173.51.0
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8686047.6Missing
Not answered-19.1Missing
Valid cases7547Missing cases6872
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 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. Includes data from RJBSIZEP.
Index TermsEmployment: Workplace and Size of Firm
NoteIncludes total no. employed at workplace, not in department or section.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


RJBHRSNo. of hours normally worked per week
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (55)
Question Number and Text RE11 : Thinking about your (main) job, how many hours, excluding overtime and meal breaks, are you expected to work in a normal week?
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
33.2811.19198
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No expected hours099.71.3
Amount stated1752352.298.7
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8676046.9Missing
Refused-24.0Missing
Don't know-130.2Missing
Valid cases7622Missing cases6797
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 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
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
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


RJBOTNo. of overtime hours in normal week
Record TypeRINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (55)
Question Number and Text RE12 : And how many hours overtime do you usually work in a normal week?
Non Zero
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
7.926.46174
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
None0457231.762.0
Amount stated1280819.538.0
Inapplicable-8672546.6Missing
Proxy and or phone-72311.6Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-180.6Missing
Valid cases7380Missing cases7039
Question RouteIF (RJBHAS = 1 OR (RJBHAS = 2 AND RJBOFF = 1) AND RJBSEMP = 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
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
NoteIncludes unpaid overtime. See note for RJBHRS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18