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bivmdHealth section: child/ren present
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (22)
Question Number and Text BM38D : (Interviewer check): Who was present during this section? Child(ren) present ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0302430.777.2
Children present48929.122.8
Missing or wild-930.3Missing
Inapplicable-8551356.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases3916Missing cases5929
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


bmlstatPresent legal marital status
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text BL2 : What is your current legal marital status, are you...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Married1559556.856.8
Separated21972.02.0
Divorced36296.46.4
Widowed48208.38.3
Never married5260326.426.4
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Valid cases9844Missing cases1
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
Marital Status
Relationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteIn Wave 2 this was question was moved to be a key routing question in Lifetime Marital History section.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bnmarNo. of times resp. married
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text BL3 : Altogether, how many times have you been married?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Once1610362.087.2
Twice28308.411.9
Three times364.7.9
More than three43.0.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8245725.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases7000Missing cases2845
Question RouteIF (BMLSTAT = 1-4) Asked if R has been or is married
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
NoteSee also Record Type BMARRIAG.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


blcohEver cohabited without marrying
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text BL35 : As you know some couples live together without actually getting married. Have you ever lived with someone as a couple for three months or more? (Please do not include the marriage(s) you have just told me about).
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1127513.013.5
No2817383.086.5
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-26.1Missing
Valid cases9448Missing cases397
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
NoteSee also Record BCOHABIT.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


blncohNo. of partners cohabited with
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (29)
Question Number and Text BL36 : In all, how many partners have you ever lived with for three months or more outside of marriage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
199310.178.5
22012.015.9
342.43.3
418.21.4
55.1.4
64.0.3
71.0.1
81.0.1
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8817983.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-29.1Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1265Missing cases8580
Question RouteIF (BLCOH = 1) Asked if R has lived with someone as a couple for 3 months and did not marry partner
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
NoteSee note for BLCOH.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


bladoptEver adopted children
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text BL39 : Have you ever had any adopted or step children living with you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15245.35.5
No2893190.794.5
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Valid cases9455Missing cases390
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsChildren
NoteIncludes children of all ages, not only those under 16; excludes foster children unless subsequently adopted; includes de facto step children i.e. acquired through cohabitation. See also Record BCHILDAD.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


blnadptNo. of children adopted
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (30)
Question Number and Text BL40 : How many step/adopted children have you had in all?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
12892.955.2
21591.630.3
361.611.6
414.12.7
51.0.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8893390.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases524Missing cases9321
Question RouteIF (BLADOPT = 1) Asked if R has ever had adopted or step child(ren) living with her\him
Index TermsChildren
NoteSee note for BLADOPT.
Variable OccurrenceW2


blprntNatural parent of children
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (32)
Question Number and Text BL42 : Do you have or have you ever had/fathered any children?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1618962.965.5
No2326033.134.5
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Valid cases9449Missing cases396
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
NoteBiological children only; includes stillbirths; excludes miscarriages and adopted, fostered or step children. For men, includes children where R and the mother never lived together.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


blnprntNo. of children resp. natural parent to
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (32)
Question Number and Text BL43 : How many children have you had/fathered in all?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1143814.623.2
2265026.942.8
3129913.221.0
45275.48.5
51511.52.4
659.61.0
733.3.5
811.1.2
98.1.1
107.1.1
112.0.0
123.0.0
151.0.0
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8326333.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases6189Missing cases3656
Question RouteIF (BLPRNT = 1) Asked if R has had/fathered any children
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
NoteSee note for BLPRNT.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bcbageIC: Whether of childbearing age
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (36)
Question Number and Text BL45 : Interviewer check Respondent is :
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male 16-641368737.539.0
Female 16-452285028.930.1
Others3292229.730.9
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases9459Missing cases386
Question RouteALL
Index TermsFertility
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteFilter question for subsequent questions on whether R will have more children. See also HIVCBAGE on Record HINDRESP.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12 W13 W17


blchmorLikely resp. will have more children
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (36)
Question Number and Text BL46 : Do you think you will have any (more) children?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1217522.137.4
Self, partnr pregnan21341.42.3
No3350535.660.3
Missing or wild-9951.0Missing
Inapplicable-8292229.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-16266.4Missing
Valid cases5814Missing cases4031
Question RouteIF (BCBAGE = 1-2) Asked if R is young enough to have/father children
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
NoteBiological children only, excludes adopted, fostered or step children. See also Record BCHILDNT.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W8 W11 W12 W13 W17


blchmornNo. more children resp. likely to have
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (36)
Question Number and Text BL47 : How many (more) children do you think you will have?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
04.0.2
15065.124.3
2117912.056.6
32792.813.4
492.94.4
515.2.7
64.0.2
72.0.1
82.0.1
151.0.0
Missing or wild-9951.0Missing
Inapplicable-8705571.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-12242.3Missing
Valid cases2084Missing cases7761
Question RouteIF (BCBAGE = 1-2 AND BLCHMOR = 1-2) Asked if R thinks will have more children or self/partner pregnant
Index TermsChildren
Fertility
NoteSee note for BLCHMOR.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12 W13 W17


bivlaMarit/fertil section respondent alone
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (36)
Question Number and Text BL48A : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Respondent alone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Resp alone1552856.2100.0
Missing or wild-91821.8Missing
Inapplicable-8374938.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases5528Missing cases4317
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


bivlbMarit/fertil section partner present
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (36)
Question Number and Text BL48B : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Partner present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0139214.137.1
Partn present2235723.962.9
Missing or wild-91821.8Missing
Inapplicable-8552856.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases3749Missing cases6096
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


bivlcMarit/fertil section other adults present
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (36)
Question Number and Text BL48C : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Other adult(s) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0262126.669.9
Other adult present3112811.530.1
Missing or wild-91821.8Missing
Inapplicable-8552856.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases3749Missing cases6096
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


bivldIC: marit/fertil section children present
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (36)
Question Number and Text BL48D : Interviewer Check: Who was present during this section? Child(ren) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0289829.477.3
Child(ren) present48518.622.7
Missing or wild-91821.8Missing
Inapplicable-8552856.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases3749Missing cases6096
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


bledendmMonth resp. 1st left f/t education
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text BL49M : When was the first time that you left full-time education? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January176.8.9
February283.81.0
March32342.42.7
April46496.67.6
May55755.86.7
June6167617.019.7
July7352535.841.3
August82352.42.8
September92622.73.1
October101111.11.3
November1187.91.0
December126146.27.2
Winter1336.4.4
Spring14981.01.1
Summer152512.52.9
Autumn1614.1.2
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-84334.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-14885.0Missing
Valid cases8526Missing cases1319
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteThis is the start date for the first spell in Lifetime Employment History Status Record BLIFEMST.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


bledendyYear resp. 1st left f/t education
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text BL49Y : When was the first time that you left full-time education? Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
63.1018.98892
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1898991.3100.0
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-84334.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-129.3Missing
Valid cases8989Missing cases856
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteSee note for BLEDENDM.
Variable OccurrenceW2


blednowResp still in f/t education
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text BL49NL : When was the first time that you left full-time education? Never left
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never left04334.4100.0
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8901991.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Valid cases433Missing cases9412
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteThose who have not yet left full-time education are not included in record BLIFEMST.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W11 W12


bjbhasDid paid work last week
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text BE1 : 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 %
Yes1548055.755.7
No2436244.344.3
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases9842Missing cases3
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


bjboffNo work last week but has job
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text BE2 : Even though you weren't working did you have a job that you were away from last week?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13293.37.5
No2400940.791.9
Waiting for job324.2.6
Inapplicable-8548355.7Missing
Valid cases4362Missing cases5483
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 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


bjboffyReason off work last week
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text BE3 : What was the main reason you were away from work last week?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Maternity leave120.26.2
Other leave/holiday21491.545.8
Sick or injured31031.031.7
Training course41.0.3
Laid off/short time513.14.0
On strike62.0.6
Pers/family reasons710.13.1
Other reasons827.38.3
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8951696.7Missing
Valid cases325Missing cases9520
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 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


bjbtermCurrent job: permanent or temporary
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text BE4 : Is your current job...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Permanent job1525753.490.5
Seasonal/tmp job23133.25.4
Contract/fixed time32372.44.1
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8403641.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases5807Missing cases4038
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 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 the most remunerative or that involving most hours. Became two variables from Wave 9 onwards to obtain more detail about non-permanent jobs.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8


bjbsocOccupation (SOC): current main job
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text BE5 : What was your (main) job last week? Please tell me the exact job title and describe fully the sort of work you do.
Valid cases5803Missing cases4042
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteSee Note for BJBTERM. See coding frame in Appendix to Vol. A. Used to construct derived occupational class variables (BJBSEG, BJBGOLD etc.). Coded using CASOC.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbsicIndustry (SIC) of employer: current job
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text BE6 : What does the firm/organisation you work for actually make or do (at the place where you work)?
Valid cases5803Missing cases4042
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
NoteSee Note for BJBTERM. See coding frame in Appendix to Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11


bjbsempEmployee or self-employed: current job
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text BE7 : Are you an employee or self-employed?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Employee1502651.186.5
Self-employed27827.913.5
Inapplicable-8403641.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases5808Missing cases4037
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 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
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbmngrManagerial duties: current job
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text BE8 : Do you have any managerial duties or do you supervise any other employees?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Manager18668.817.3
Foreman/supervisor28258.416.4
Not mnger/supervisor3332833.866.3
Missing or wild-936.4Missing
Inapplicable-8478648.6Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases5019Missing cases4826
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 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: Sector and Duties
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbsizeNo. employed at workplace: current job
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text BE9 : How many people are employed at the place where you work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1 - 212062.14.3
3 - 927257.415.0
10 - 2438118.216.8
25 - 4946276.413.0
50 - 9955575.711.5
100 - 19964985.110.3
200 - 49975695.811.8
500 - 99982983.06.2
1000 or more94124.28.5
DK/less than 251018.2.4
DK/25 or more111061.12.2
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-28.1Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases4827Missing cases5018
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 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
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


bjbhrsNo. of hours normally worked per week
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text BE10 : Thinking about your (main) job, how many hours, excluding overtime and meal breaks, are you expected to work in a normal week?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
33.0612.87099
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No expected hours077.81.5
Amount stated1495450.398.5
Inapplicable-8475448.3Missing
Don't know-160.6Missing
Valid cases5031Missing cases4814
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 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 BJBFT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbotNo. of overtime hours in normal week
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text BE11 : And how many hours overtime do you usually work in a normal week?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
3.776.26055
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
None0264226.855.8
Amount stated1209121.244.2
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11091.1Missing
Valid cases4733Missing cases5112
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 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 BJBHRS.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbotpdNo. of hours worked as paid overtime
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text BE12 : How much of that overtime is usually paid overtime?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
4.476.29052
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No paid overtime09509.644.4
Amount stated1119212.155.6
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8725973.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Don't know-153.5Missing
Valid cases2142Missing cases7703
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1 AND BJBOT GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and usually works paid overtime
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
NoteIncludes all time paid above basic salary or wage, including that not at increased rate.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbhrlkPreference over hours worked
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text BE13 : Thinking about the hours you work, assuming that you would be paid the same amount per hour, would you prefer to
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Work fewer hours1138514.129.1
Work more hours24935.010.3
Contin same hrs3288829.360.6
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Don't know-171.7Missing
Valid cases4766Missing cases5079
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 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
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbplWork location
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text BE14 : Do you work mainly:
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
At home179.81.6
Employers prems2418542.582.2
Driving/travel34224.38.3
1 + other places43293.36.5
Other575.81.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8475448.3Missing
Valid cases5090Missing cases4755
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 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
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbttwtMinutes spent travelling to work
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text BE15 : About how much time does it usually take for you to get to work each day, door to door?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
21.9920.050300
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
09.1.2
Amount stated1471447.999.8
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8468747.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Don't know-146.5Missing
Valid cases4723Missing cases5122
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1 AND BJBPL = 2-5) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and does not work at home
Index TermsTime Use
Transport
NoteInvolves travel to work only, not round trip.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbttwmMain means of travel to work
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text BE16 : And what usually is your main means of travel to work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Brit Rail/train11601.63.2
Underground/tube276.81.5
Bus or coach34594.79.2
Moto cycle/moped470.71.4
Car or van5284028.856.8
Car/van passenger64284.38.6
Pedal cycle72142.24.3
Walks all way87207.314.4
Other934.3.7
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8483349.1Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases5001Missing cases4844
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1 AND BJBPL = 2-5) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and does not work at home
Index TermsTransport
NoteMain = for greatest part of distance covered between home and work.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbsat1Job satisfaction: promotion prospects
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text BE17A : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (19) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 1. Promotion prospects
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply08138.316.8
Not satisfied13653.77.6
22382.44.9
35165.210.7
Not satis/dissat47807.916.2
56156.212.7
68538.717.7
Completely satis76476.613.4
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-110.1Missing
Valid cases4827Missing cases5018
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


bjbsat2Job satisfaction: total pay
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text BE17B : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (19) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 2. The total pay, including any overtime or bonuses
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply to res032.3.7
Not satis at all12822.95.8
23253.36.7
37387.515.3
Not satis/dissat44534.69.4
59339.519.3
6143514.629.7
Completely satis76356.413.1
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases4833Missing cases5012
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbsat3Job satisfaction: relations with boss
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text BE17C : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (19) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 3. Relations with your supervisor or manager
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply0991.02.0
Not satis at all11411.42.9
21251.32.6
32762.85.7
Not satis/dissatis43343.46.9
55695.811.8
6173017.635.8
Completely satis7155915.832.3
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases4833Missing cases5012
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


bjbsat4Job satisfaction: security
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text BE17D : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (19) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 4. Your job security
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply069.71.4
Not satis at all12832.95.9
21671.73.5
34394.59.1
Not satis/dissat45365.411.2
58288.417.2
6134113.627.9
Completely satis7114411.623.8
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-129.3Missing
Valid cases4807Missing cases5038
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbsat5Job satisfaction: use of initiative
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text BE17E : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (19) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 5. Being able to use your own initiative
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply040.4.8
Not satis at all1981.02.0
21041.12.2
32042.14.2
Not satis/dissat42963.06.1
57167.314.8
6162916.533.7
Completely satis7174417.736.1
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases4831Missing cases5014
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


bjbsat6Job satisfaction: work itself
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text BE17F : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (19) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 6. The actual work itself
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply014.1.3
Not satis at all1991.02.0
21021.02.1
32212.24.6
Not satis/dissat43803.97.9
58048.216.6
6188119.138.9
Completely satis7133313.527.6
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases4834Missing cases5011
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbsat7Job satisfaction: hours worked
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text BE17G : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and after each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (19) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 7. The hours you work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply014.1.3
Not satis at all11251.32.6
21621.63.4
34444.59.2
Not satis/dissatis45055.110.4
58959.118.5
6155115.832.1
Completely satis7113911.623.6
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases4835Missing cases5010
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


bjbsatJob satisfaction: overall
Record TypeBINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (45)
Question Number and Text BE18 : All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your present job overall using the same 1 - 7 scale?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satis at all187.91.8
21231.22.5
32882.96.0
Not satis/dissatis43463.57.2
58748.918.1
6208921.243.3
Completely satis7102010.421.1
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8461646.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73863.9Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases4827Missing cases5018
Question RouteIF (BJBHAS = 1 OR (BJBHAS = 2 AND BJBOFF = 1) AND BJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work but has a job that was away from, and is an employee
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18