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bfthh2wWeeks covered by transfer to 2nd person
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (98)
Question Number and Text BF22DOC2 : How often do you give (person 2) this money (for any purpose)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1.0010.128.6
4.3322.262.9
26.001.02.9
52.002.05.7
Missing or wild-9.0032.3Missing
Inapplicable-8.00939295.4Missing
Proxy respondent-7.003863.9Missing
Valid cases35Missing cases9810
Question RouteIF (BHHSIZE GT 1 AND BFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NoteVariables associated with payments or receipts include two for each, the amount of the receipt or payment (here BFTHH2V), and the period in weeks which it covered (here BFTHH2W). These variables should not be used without first converting to a common time metric (e.g. dividing by the number of weeks).
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


bfthh33rd recipient of internal money transfer
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (98)
Question Number and Text BF22A3 : Who do you give or transfer money to? (3rd recipient)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
None0198620.299.8
31.0.1
41.0.1
52.0.1
Missing or wild-932.3Missing
Inapplicable-8743775.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases1990Missing cases7855
Question RouteIF (BHHSIZE GT 1 AND BFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NotePerson number recorded.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


bfthh31Pays rent to 3rd person
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (98)
Question Number and Text BF22B13 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Rent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04.0100.0
Missing or wild-932.3Missing
Inapplicable-8942395.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases9841
Question RouteIF (BHHSIZE GT 1 AND BFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


bfthh32Pays housekeeping to 3rd person
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (98)
Question Number and Text BF22B23 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Housekeeping
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04.0100.0
Missing or wild-932.3Missing
Inapplicable-8942395.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases9841
Question RouteIF (BHHSIZE GT 1 AND BFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


bfthh33Pays board to 3rd person
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (98)
Question Number and Text BF22B33 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Board/ Keep
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04.0100.0
Missing or wild-932.3Missing
Inapplicable-8942395.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases9841
Question RouteIF (BHHSIZE GT 1 AND BFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


bfthh34Pays allowance to 3rd person
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (98)
Question Number and Text BF22B43 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Personal Spending or Allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01.025.0
Personal spending13.075.0
Missing or wild-932.3Missing
Inapplicable-8942395.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases9841
Question RouteIF (BHHSIZE GT 1 AND BFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


bfthh35Pays h/hold bills or food to 3rd person
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (98)
Question Number and Text BF22B53 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Household bills or food
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04.0100.0
Missing or wild-932.3Missing
Inapplicable-8942395.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases9841
Question RouteIF (BHHSIZE GT 1 AND BFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


bfthh36Makes other transfer to 3rd person
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (98)
Question Number and Text BF22B63 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned03.075.0
Other11.025.0
Missing or wild-932.3Missing
Inapplicable-8942395.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases9841
Question RouteIF (BHHSIZE GT 1 AND BFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


bfthh3vAmount transferred to 3rd person
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (98)
Question Number and Text BF22C3 : About how much in total do you give to (person 3)
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
131.50245.731500
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated14.0100.0
Missing or wild-932.3Missing
Inapplicable-8925794.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-267.7Missing
Don't know-1991.0Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases9841
Question RouteIF (BHHSIZE GT 1 AND BFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NoteSee Note for BFTHH3W.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


bfthh3wWeeks covered by transfer to 3rd person
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (98)
Question Number and Text BF22DOC3 : How often do you give (person 3) this money (for any purpose)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
4.333.075.0
52.001.025.0
Missing or wild-9.0032.3Missing
Inapplicable-8.00942395.7Missing
Proxy respondent-7.003863.9Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases9841
Question RouteIF (BHHSIZE GT 1 AND BFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NoteVariables associated with payments or receipts include two for each, the amount of the receipt or payment (here BFTHH3V), and the period in weeks which it covered (here BFTHH3W). These variables should not be used without first converting to a common time metric (e.g. dividing by the number of weeks).
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


bftexhhTransfers money to non-resident person
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF23 : Do you send or give money to any person who does not live here for any of the purposes listed on this card?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15835.96.2
No2885990.093.8
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-26.1Missing
Valid cases9442Missing cases403
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
NoteExcludes payments to charity.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexaRelationship to 1st non-res recipient
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24A1 : What is that person's relationship to you? (1st recipient of external transfer)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Parent(s)11141.219.9
Child22292.339.9
Curr (sep) spse318.23.1
Ex-spouse465.711.3
Par(s)-in-law517.23.0
Other relative674.812.9
Other individual757.69.9
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8886590.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases574Missing cases9271
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexa1Maintenance payment to 1st non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B11 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 1st external recipient) Maintenance/ alimony/ child support
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04444.576.6
Maintenance11361.423.4
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Inapplicable-8886590.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases580Missing cases9265
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexa2HH bills payment to 1st non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B21 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 1st external recipient) Household bills/ expenses
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04794.982.6
HH bills11011.017.4
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Inapplicable-8886590.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases580Missing cases9265
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexa3Education payment to 1st non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B31 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 1st external recipient) Education/ grant
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04955.085.3
Educ/grant185.914.7
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Inapplicable-8886590.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases580Missing cases9265
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexa4Allowance/Spending Money to 1st non-res
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B41 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 1st external recipient) Spending money/ allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04694.880.9
Spend money/allow11111.119.1
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Inapplicable-8886590.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases580Missing cases9265
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexa5Loan repayment to 1st non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B51 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 1st external recipient) Repay loan
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04995.186.0
Repay loan181.814.0
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Inapplicable-8886590.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases580Missing cases9265
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Financial Management: Loan Repayments
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexa6Other payment to 1st non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B61 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 1st external recipient) Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04854.983.6
Other1951.016.4
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Inapplicable-8886590.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases580Missing cases9265
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexavAmount maintenance paid to 1st non-resid
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24C1 : (IF `Maintenance/ alimony/ child support') About how much in total do you give (person 1) for (Maintenance/ alimony/ child support)?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
238.14855.0517500
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated11291.3100.0
Missing or wild-912.1Missing
Inapplicable-8930994.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-27.1Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases129Missing cases9716
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
NoteAfter Wave 1, the restructuring of Finance section allowed investigation into amount and periodicity of external transfers for maintenance/alimony/child support.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexawWks covered by m'ntenance to 1st non-res
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24DOC1 : How often do you give (person 1) this money?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1.0055.641.4
2.002.01.5
4.3370.752.6
13.001.0.8
26.001.0.8
52.004.03.0
Missing or wild-9.0014.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.00930994.6Missing
Proxy respondent-7.003863.9Missing
Period uncodeable-3.002.0Missing
Refused-2.001.0Missing
Valid cases133Missing cases9712
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
NoteSee note for BFTEXAV.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexbRelationship to 2nd non-res recipient
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24A2 : What is that person's relationship to you? (2nd recipient of external transfer)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No 2nd recipient05045.186.4
Parent(s)18.11.4
Child232.35.5
Ex-spouse45.1.9
Par(s)-in-law53.0.5
Other relative624.24.1
Other individual77.11.2
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8886590.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases583Missing cases9262
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexb1Maintenance payment to 2nd non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B12 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 2nd external recipient) Maintenance/ alimony/ child support
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned067.784.8
Maintenance112.115.2
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8936995.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases79Missing cases9766
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexb2HH bills payment to 2nd non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B22 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 2nd external recipient) Household bills/ expenses
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned071.789.9
HH bills18.110.1
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8936995.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases79Missing cases9766
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexb3Education payment to 2nd non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B32 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 2nd external recipient) Education/ grant
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned067.784.8
Educ/grant112.115.2
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8936995.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases79Missing cases9766
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexb4Allowance/Spending Money to 2nd non-res
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B42 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 2nd external recipient) Spending money/ allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned055.669.6
Spend money/allow124.230.4
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8936995.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases79Missing cases9766
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexb5Loan repayment to 2nd non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B52 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 2nd external recipient) Repay loan
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned073.792.4
Repay loan16.17.6
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8936995.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases79Missing cases9766
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Financial Management: Loan Repayments
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexb6Other payment to 2nd non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B62 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 2nd external recipient) Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned060.675.9
Other119.224.1
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8936995.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases79Missing cases9766
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexbvAmount maintenance paid to 2nd non-resid
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24C2 : (IF `Maintenance/ alimony/ child support') About how much in total do you give (person 2) for (Maintenance/ alimony/ child support)?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
69.5051.1215150
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated110.1100.0
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8943695.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Valid cases10Missing cases9835
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
NoteSee note for BFTEXAV.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexbwWks covered by m'ntenance to 2nd non-res
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24DOC2 : How often do you give (person 2) this money?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1.004.033.3
4.338.166.7
Missing or wild-9.0011.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.00943695.8Missing
Proxy respondent-7.003863.9Missing
Valid cases12Missing cases9833
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any person not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
NoteSee note for BFTEXAV.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexcRelationship to 3rd non-res recipient
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24A3 : What is that person's relationship to you? (3rd recipient of external transfer)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No 3rd recipient05625.796.4
Parent(s)11.0.2
Child210.11.7
Other relative68.11.4
Other individual72.0.3
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8886590.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases583Missing cases9262
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to more than one person not co-resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexc1Maintenance payment to 3rd non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B13 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 3rd external recipient) Maintenance/ alimony/ child support
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned017.281.0
Maintenance14.019.0
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8942795.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases21Missing cases9824
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any persons not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexc2HH bills payment to 3rd non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B23 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 3rd external recipient) Household bills/expenses
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned020.295.2
HH bills11.04.8
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8942795.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases21Missing cases9824
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any persons not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexc3Education payment to 3rd non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B33 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 3rd external recipient) Education/grant
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned019.290.5
Educ/grant12.09.5
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8942795.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases21Missing cases9824
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any persons not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexc4Allowance/Spending Money to 3rd non-res
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B43 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 3rd external recipient) Spending money/allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned013.161.9
Spend money/allow18.138.1
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8942795.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases21Missing cases9824
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any persons not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexc5Loan repayment to 3rd non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B53 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 3rd external recipient) Repay loan
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned020.295.2
Repay loan11.04.8
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8942795.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases21Missing cases9824
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any persons not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Financial Management: Loan Repayments
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexc6Other payment to 3rd non-resident
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24B63 : What is this money for? (Transfer to 3rd external recipient) Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned016.276.2
Other15.123.8
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8942795.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases21Missing cases9824
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any persons not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexcvAmount maintenance paid to 3rd non-resid
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24C3 : (IF `Maintenance/ alimony/ child support') About how much in total do you give (person 3) for (Maintenance/ alimony/ child support)?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
57.5048.7315125
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated14.0100.0
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8944495.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases9841
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any persons not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
NoteSee note for BFTEXAV.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bftexcwWks covered by m'ntenance to 3rd non-res
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (99)
Question Number and Text BF24DOC3 : How often do you give (person 3) this money?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1.002.050.0
4.332.050.0
Missing or wild-9.0011.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.00944495.9Missing
Proxy respondent-7.003863.9Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases9841
Question RouteIF (BFTEXHH=1) Asked if transfers money to any persons not co- resident for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: External Transfers
NoteSee note for BFTEXAV.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bspinhhWhether living with spouse or partner
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (100)
Question Number and Text BF25 : Interviewer Check: Is respondent living with spouse/partner?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1604961.463.9
No2341034.636.1
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases9459Missing cases386
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
NoteAn important variable which determines route through questionnaire; although this check is made several times during course of interview, it is included only once as a variable on the database.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bhurunsHow household finances are organised
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (100)
Question Number and Text BF26 : People organise their household finances in different ways. Which of the methods on this card (39) comes closest to the way you organise yours? It doesn't have to fit exactly - just choose the nearest one. You can just tell me which letter applies.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
R looks after HH mon1113411.518.8
Partner looks after2104810.617.4
R given HH allowance33723.86.2
Part has HH allwnce42682.74.4
Share HH fin equally5300630.549.8
Maintain separately61591.62.6
Other arrangement745.5.7
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8341034.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases6032Missing cases3813
Question RouteIF (BSPINHH = 1) Asked if R lives with spouse or partner
Index TermsGender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W15


bhubossWho has last say in financial decisions
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (100)
Question Number and Text BF27 : In your household who has the final say in big financial decisions?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Respondent1101310.316.8
Partner29039.215.0
Equal say3409041.567.8
Other426.3.4
Missing or wild-917.2Missing
Inapplicable-8341034.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases6032Missing cases3813
Question RouteIF (BSPINHH = 1) Asked if R lives with spouse or partner
Index TermsGender Roles
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W15


bhudoesWho does housework (couples)
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (101)
Question Number and Text BF28 : Could you please tell me who mostly does the housework such as cooking, cleaning and laundry? Is it
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Always self1125512.720.8
Usu self2118412.019.6
Self, partnr equal3136513.922.6
Usu partner4149315.224.7
Always partner56316.410.5
Someone else71081.11.8
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8341034.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases6036Missing cases3809
Question RouteIF (BSPINHH = 1) Asked if R lives with spouse or partner
Index TermsGender Roles
NoteNew question summarising h/hold tasks asked separately at Wave One.
Variable OccurrenceW2


bfair1Is allocation of housework fair
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (101)
Question Number and Text BF29 : How fair do you think that is? Is it
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
V fair1256626.143.4
Somewhat fair2201820.534.1
Somewhat unfair3100910.217.1
V unfair43243.35.5
Missing or wild-920.2Missing
Inapplicable-8351235.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-24.0Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases5917Missing cases3928
Question RouteIF (BSPINHH = 1 AND BHUDOES=1-5) Asked if R lives with spouse or partner and most of the housework is done by R and/or spouse or partner
Index TermsGender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteSummary variable on domestic roles and responsibilties.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W7