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chidhousehold identification number
Record TypeCEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text CHID : Office Code
Valid cases29034Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cpnoego's person number
Record TypeCEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text CPNO : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1776826.826.8
2772626.626.6
3602820.820.8
4437715.115.1
520066.96.9
66642.32.3
7238.8.8
8100.3.3
959.2.2
1049.2.2
1114.0.0
125.0.0
Valid cases29034Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


copnoalter's person number
Record TypeCEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1776826.826.8
2772626.626.6
3602820.820.8
4437715.115.1
520066.96.9
66642.32.3
7238.8.8
8100.3.3
959.2.2
1049.2.2
1114.0.0
125.0.0
Valid cases29034Missing cases0
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


crelrelationship of copno to cpno
Record TypeCEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Undefined0164.6.6
Lawful spouse2571819.719.7
Live-in partner37822.72.7
Natural child4726425.025.0
Adopted child556.2.2
Foster child67.0.0
Step/partner's-child73001.01.0
Daughter/son-in-law9148.5.5
Natural brother/sist10494217.017.0
Other brother/sister1184.3.3
Brother/sister-in-la1256.2.2
Natural parent13726425.025.0
Other parent1467.2.2
Mother/father-in-law15148.5.5
Any grand parent16161.6.6
Any grand child17161.6.6
Any cousin1844.2.2
Any aunt/uncle1927.1.1
Any nephew/niece2027.1.1
Any other relative216.0.0
Employee221.0.0
Lodger/border2354.2.2
Unrelated sharer248983.13.1
Step parent253001.01.0
Employer261.0.0
Landlady/lord2754.2.2
Half-sibling282841.01.0
Other child294.0.0
Other3012.0.0
Valid cases29034Missing cases0
Question RouteUses CPNO CHGR2R CHGSEX CMASTAT CHGSPN CHGFNO CHGMNO on Record CINDALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


csexsex
Record TypeCEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text CD11 : Interviewer Check: sex of respondent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male11442849.749.7
Female21460150.350.3
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Valid cases29029Missing cases5
Question RouteALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cosexalter's sex
Record TypeCEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male11442849.749.7
Female21460150.350.3
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Valid cases29029Missing cases5
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


clwstatalter's residence at last wave
Record TypeCEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Co-resident12534087.394.1
Different household2206.7.8
Alter birth34921.71.8
Not in sample68943.13.3
Ego New entrant-821027.2Missing
Valid cases26932Missing cases2102
Question RouteUses CHID CPNO COPNO CREL on Record CEGOALT. Uses PID CSAMPST CMOVEST on Record CINDALL. Uses BIVFHO on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteAllows computation of h/hold composition change measures since Wave Two.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cnwstatalter's residence at next wave
Record TypeCEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Still co-resident12522386.986.9
Different household218676.46.4
Alter out of scope476.3.3
Alter died575.3.3
Both non-resp, DK76592.32.3
Ego left sample88292.92.9
Ego died/out scope93051.11.1
Valid cases29034Missing cases0
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteThis variable can only exist at a particular Wave once the next Wave of data has been collected.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidcross-wave person identifier
Record TypeCEGOALT
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text CEG3
Valid cases29034Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidpCross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
Record TypeCEGOALT
Valid cases29034Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


copidalter's cross-wave person identifier
Record TypeCEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases29034Missing cases0
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18