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BHPS Documentation and Questionnaires

Record Type bhhresp

bhid Household identification number
bhhdoi Day of interview
bhhmoi Month of interview
bhhyoi Year of interview
bhsivw1 Whether intervw at address at Wave 1
bhstype Type of accommodation
bhsroom Number of rooms in accommodation
bhsownd House owned or rented
bhsowr1 PNO of 1st person owning accommodation
bhsowr2 PNO of 2nd person owning accommodation
bmghave Home mortgaged or owned outright
bhsowrp Outright home owner before 1.9.1991
bmgynot How home came to be owned outright
bhscost Original purchase price of property
bmgstat Mortgage status Sept. 1st 1991
bmgxtra Taken out additional mortgage on home
bmgnew Amount of additional mortgage on home
bmgxty1 Extra loan for home extension
bmgxty2 Extra loan for home improvements
bmgxty3 Extra loan for car purchase
bmgxty4 Extra loan for other consumer goods
bmgxty5 Extra loan for other specified reason
bmgold Amount borrowed at purchase: mortgagee
bmglife Years left to pay: mortgagee
bmgtype Type of mortgage
bxpmg Last total monthly mortgage payment
bxpmg1 Mortgage includes protection policy
bxpmg2 Mortgage includes structure insurance
bxpmg3 Mortgage includes contents insurance
bxpmg4 Mortgage includes extra payments
bmgyr0 Year mortgage began
bhsyr0 Year became owner: home bought outright
bhsval Value of property: home owners
bhsjb Accommodation with present job: renter
brentp1 Who rents accommodation: 1st mention
brentp2 Who rents accommodation: 2nd mention
brentll Landlord of rented accommodation
brentf Accommodation rented furnished or other
brent Net amount of last rent payment
brentw Weeks covered by last rent payment
brent1 Rent includes water charges
brent2 Rent includes land or business premises
brent3 Rent includes garage
brent4 Rent includes heating lighting or water
brent5 Rent includes meals
brent6 Rent includes other services
brenthb Receives rent rebate or rent allowance
brentg Gross rent including Housing Benefit
brentgw Weeks covered by gross rent
bxphsdf Problems paying for housing over year
bxphsd1 Housing payments required borrowing
bxphsd2 Housing payments required cutbacks
bxphsdb Been 2+ months late with housing payment
bcdhave Has one of listed items in accommodation
bcd1use Colour TV in accommodation
bcd1new Colour TV bought in last year
bcd2use VCR in accommodation
bcd2new VCR bought in last year
bcd3use Freezer in accommodation
bcd3new Freezer bought in last year
bcd4use Washing machine in accommodation
bcd4new Washing machine bought in last year
bcd5use Tumble dryer in accommodation
bcd5new Tumble dryer bought in last year
bcd6use Dish washer in accommodation
bcd6new Dish washer bought in last year
bcd7use Microwave oven in accommodation
bcd7new Microwave oven bought in last year
bcd8use Home computer in accommodation
bcd8new Home computer bought in last year
bcd9use CD player in accommodation
bcd9new CD player bought in last year
bcdnuxp Amount spent on items in past year
bhsip Paid for home improvements in past year
bhsipxp Amount paid for home improvements
bheatch Household has central heating
bheatyp Central heating fuel type
bxpoily Expenditure on fuel oil in last year
bgasuse HH has gas supply, not gas cent htg
bgasway Method of paying for gas
bxpgasl Amount of last gas payment
bxpgasw Weeks covered by last gas payment
bxpgaslw Expenditure on gas last week
blecway Method of paying for electricity
bxplecl Amount of last electricity payment
bxplecw Weeks covered by electricity payment
bxpleclw Expenditure on electricity last week
bxpfood Total weekly food and grocery bill
bncars Car or van available for private use
bivh1 PNO of 1st person answering HH questions
bivh2 PNO of 2nd person answering HH questions
bivh3 PNO of 3rd person answering HH questions
bivfho Final household interview outcome
bhhdc Household level document check
bxhwght Household Weight
bhhsize Number of Persons in Household
bhhtype Household Type
bregion Region / Metropolitan Area
bnch02 Number children in household aged 0-2
bnch34 Number children in household aged 3-4
bnch511 Number children in household aged 5-11
bnch1215 Number children in household aged 12-15
bnch1618 Number dependent children in HH 16+
bnkids Number of children in household
bnwed Number of married persons in household
bnpens Number over pensionable age in household
bna75pl Number aged 75 and over in household
bagechy Age of youngest child in household
bncouple Number of Couples in household
bnonepar Number of Single Parents in household
bnemp Number in Employment in household
bnwage Number in household of working age
btenure Housing tenure
bxphsn Net monthly housing costs
bxphsg Gross monthly housing costs
bxpoil Monthly expenditure on oil
bxpgas Monthly expenditure on gas
bxplec Monthly expenditure on electricity
bxpfuel Monthly expenditure on oil/gas/electric
bfieqfcb HH Equivalence scale before hsing costs
bfieqfca HH Equivalence scale after hsing costs
bfihhyr annual household income (1.9.91-1.9.92)
bfihhmn Household income: month before interview
bfihhyl annual household labour income
bfihhynl Annual household non-labour income
bfihhyp Annual household pension income
bfihhyb Annual household benefit income
bfihhyt Annual household transfer income
bfihhyi Annual household investment income
bfihhml HH labour income month before intv
bfihhmnl HH non-labour income month before intv
bfihhmp HH pension income month before intv
bfihhmb HH benefit income month before intv
bfihhmt HH transfer income month before intv
bfihhmi HH investment income month before intv
bhhmove Mover household indicator
bmgnewi Imputation flag - BMGNEW (base)
bxpmgi Imputation flag - BXPMG (base)
brenti Imputation flag - BRENT (base)
brentgi Imputation flag - BRENTG (base)
bxphsni Imputation flag - BXPHSN (derived)
bxphsgi Imputation flag - BXPHSG (derived)
bfihhmni Imputation flag - BFIHHMN (derived)
bfihhmli Imputation flag - BFIHHML (derived)
bfihmnli Imputation flag - BFIHMNL (derived)
bfihhmpi Imputation flag - BFIHHMP (derived)
bfihhmbi Imputation flag - BFIHHMB (derived)
bfihhmti Imputation flag - BFIHHMT (derived)
bfihhmii Imputation flag - BFIHHMI (derived)
bfihhyri Imputation flag - BFIHHYR (derived)
bfihhyli Imputation flag - BFIHHYL (derived)
bfihhyni Imputation flag - BFIHHYNL (derived)
bfihhypi Imputation flag - BFIHHYP (derived)
bfihhybi Imputation flag - BFIHHYB (derived)
bfihhyti Imputation flag - BFIHHYT (derived)
bfihhyii Imputation flag - BFIHHYI (derived)
bhhyoi4 Year of interview: 4 digit
bmgyr04 Year mortgage began: 4 digit
bhsyr04 Year became owner: 4 digit
bregion2 Government Office Region
bloctax local taxes
bhdemp hd empl earn
bspemp sp empl earn
bhdse hd se earn
bspse sp se earn
bothlab oth hh lab income
bdeduc total hh deductions
bnetlab total lab income
bni national ins. contributions
bcontr occup. pension contr.
btaxnet income tax net of credits
btaxgr income tax before credits
btaxcr credits on income tax
bgrpay hh gross labour earnings
bhcost gross housing costs
bhhi hh inv income
bhhb hh ben income
bhhp hh pension income
bhht hh transfer income
bhhneti hh net income
bhhnetde hh current net inc equ(McClements)/defl
bhmaint hh maint paid
bbhcind BHC index: Jan 1987=100
bmonum Year and month of interview: YYYYMM
bhhnetde2 hh current net inc equ(mod-oecd)/defl
beq_moecd (mean) eq_moecd
bhhyrln hh ann. net labour income
byrni hh ann. nat. ins. contrib.
byrcontr hh ann. occup. pens. contrib.
bhhyrlg hh ann. gross labour income
byrtaxnt hh ann. inc. tax after credits
byrtaxgr hh ann. inc. tax before credits
byrtaxcr hh ann. credits on income tax
byrdeduc hh ann. total deductions
bhhyri hh ann. invest. income
bhhyrb hh ann. ben income
bhhyrp hh ann. pension income
bhhyrt hh ann. transfer income
bhhyneti hh. ann. net income
bhhnyrde real equivalised hh ann. income
bbhcinda average inflation over reference period: 1.9. - 31.8.
bbasepi inflation index in reference month: 201001
bhhyrpi imputation flag - bfihhyp (derived)
bhhyrbi imputation flag - bfihhyb (derived)
bhhyrti imputation flag - bfihhyt (derived)
bhhyrii imputation flag - bfihhyi (derived)
bhhyrlni imputation flag - whhyrln (based on bfihhyli)
bhhnyrde2 real equivalised hh ann. Income, using mod OCED scale