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cpaysgStarting pay gross or net: current job
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (34)
Question Number and Text CE43 : And was that before or after any deductions for tax, national insurance, union dues and so on or were there usually no deductions made at all from your salary?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before deductions12112.253.1
After deductions21271.332.0
No deductions359.614.9
Missing or wild-929.3Missing
Inapplicable-8859489.5Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases397Missing cases9203
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 1 AND CJBBGLY = 2 AND CPAYS GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is an employee and R started present position after 1.9.92 and usual pay when R started present position is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for CPAYGW
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjbpenPension: employer runs a pension scheme
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (34)
Question Number and Text CE44 : Does your present employer run a pension scheme or superannuation scheme for which you are eligible?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes18158.553.8
No27007.346.2
Missing or wild-923.2Missing
Inapplicable-8737676.8Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-11101.1Missing
Valid cases1515Missing cases8085
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 1 AND CJBBGLY = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is an employee and R started present position after 1.9.92
Index TermsEmployment: Superannuation and Pension Schemes
NoteAt current Wave, this was not asked of employees still in same job as last year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjbpenmPension: member of employers scheme
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (34)
Question Number and Text CE45 : Do you belong to your employer's pension scheme?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15315.565.5
No22802.934.5
Missing or wild-925.3Missing
Inapplicable-8818685.3Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases811Missing cases8789
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 1 AND CJBBGLY = 2 AND CJBPEN = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is an employee and R started present position after 1.9.92 and employer runs a pension or superannuation scheme for which R is eligible
Index TermsEmployment: Superannuation and Pension Schemes
NoteAt current Wave, this was not asked of employees still in same jobas last year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cpaylyUsual pay at 1.9.92
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (37)
Question Number and Text CE57 : Thinking back to September 1st last year, at that time how much were you usually paid?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
3182.165883.27628000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated11381.4100.0
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8880991.8Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Same as now-354.6Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases138Missing cases9462
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 1 AND CIVLYR = 2 AND CJBBGLY = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.92
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for CPAYGW
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cpaylywUsual pay at 1.9.92: pay period (weeks)
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (37)
Question Number and Text CE58OC : And what period did that cover?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
.205.13.7
1.0047.534.6
2.001.0.7
4.007.15.1
4.3351.537.5
52.0025.318.4
Missing or wild-9.008.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.00888092.5Missing
Proxy respondent-7.005766.0Missing
Valid cases136Missing cases9464
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 1 AND CIVLYR = 2 AND CJBBGLY = 1 AND CPAYLY GE 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 was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.92 and usual pay at 1.9.92 is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cpaylygUsual pay at 1.9.92: gross/net deductions
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text CE59 : And was that before or after any deductions for tax, national insurance, union dues and so on or were there usually no deductions at all made from your salary?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before deductions162.648.8
After deductions249.538.6
No deductions316.212.6
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8888092.5Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases127Missing cases9473
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 1 AND CIVLYR = 2 AND CJBBGLY = 1 AND CPAYLY GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.92 and usual pay at 1.9.92 is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjsbossS/emp: hires employees
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text CE63 : First of all, do you have any employees?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, has employees12582.733.2
No, no employees25195.466.8
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8881891.9Missing
Valid cases777Missing cases8823
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSelf-employed covers people who do not receive wage or salary from employer.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjssizeS/emp: number of employees
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text CE64 : How many people do you employ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1 - 211271.349.6
3 - 9285.933.2
10 - 24327.310.5
25 - 49410.13.9
50 - 9952.0.8
100 - 19962.0.8
200 - 49971.0.4
1000 or more91.0.4
DK/under 25101.0.4
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8933797.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases256Missing cases9344
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSBOSS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and has employees
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Workplace and Size of Firm
NoteCovers anyone directly employed by R, to whom R pays wages and is responsible for NI and tax. Excludes consultants, partners. Excludes R as employee.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjshrsS/emp: hours normally worked per week
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text CE65 : How many hours in total do you usually work a week in your job?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
45.1719.48199
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16737.0100.0
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-125.3Missing
Valid cases673Missing cases8927
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjshrlkS/emp: preference over hours worked
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text CE66 : Thinking about the hours you work, assuming that you would earn the same amount per hour as at present would you prefer to
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Work fewer hours12352.434.6
Work more hours283.912.2
Contin same hrs33613.853.2
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-117.2Missing
Valid cases679Missing cases8921
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjstimeS/emp: times of day usually work
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (40)
Question Number and Text CE67 : Which of the categories on this card (21) best describes the times of day you usually work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Mornings only127.33.9
Afternoons only23.0.4
During the day34164.359.4
Evenings only415.22.1
At night55.1.7
Both lunch/eves613.11.9
Other times day711.11.6
Rotating shifts820.22.9
Varies/no pattern91291.318.4
Other1061.68.7
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases700Missing cases8900
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
NoteNew category (11) coded from 'other' responses at Wave 5 and formalised into the question from Wave 6.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjstypeS/emp: nature of employment
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (40)
Question Number and Text CE68 : You said you are self-employed. Does this mean that you run your own business or professional practice or do you usually work for other people or organisations but on a self-employed basis?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Own busin/pract14344.561.6
Work for others22192.331.1
Both347.56.7
Other44.0.6
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases704Missing cases8896
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


cjsaccsS/emp: draws up profit/loss accounts
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (40)
Question Number and Text CE69 : Do you draw up profit or loss accounts?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14995.271.9
No21952.028.1
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases694Missing cases8906
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjsprfS/emp: net profit in last yearly account
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (40)
Question Number and Text CE70 : How much net profit did you make, in the most recent 12 months, or the most recent period for which you have figures, from your share of the business or practice?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
12726.8615234.71099999
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Nothing or loss045.513.2
Amount stated12953.186.8
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8851888.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Refused-251.5Missing
Don't know-11081.1Missing
Valid cases340Missing cases9260
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSACCS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and draws up profit or loss accounts
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteIncludes amounts put back into business.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjsprbmS/emp: date accounts began: month
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text CE71BM : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Month began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January117.25.8
February212.14.1
March314.14.8
April4951.032.3
May522.27.5
June620.26.8
July725.38.5
August816.25.4
September931.310.5
October1027.39.2
November117.12.4
December128.12.7
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Inapplicable-8872290.9Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases294Missing cases9306
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSACCS = 1 AND CJSPRF GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and draws up profit or loss accounts and has indicated net profit in last yearly account
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjsprbyS/emp: date accounts began: year
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text CE71BY : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Year began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1989894.01.4
1990909.13.1
19919176.825.9
1992921952.066.3
19939310.13.4
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Inapplicable-8872290.9Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases294Missing cases9306
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSACCS = 1 AND CJSPRF GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and draws up profit or loss accounts and has indicated net profit in last yearly account
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


cjspremS/emp: date accounts ended: month
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text CE71EM : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Month ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January112.14.1
February212.14.1
March335.412.0
April482.928.1
May518.26.2
June618.26.2
July724.38.2
August820.26.8
September935.412.0
October1025.38.6
November112.0.7
December129.13.1
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8872290.9Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases292Missing cases9308
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSACCS = 1 AND CJSPRF GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and draws up profit or loss accounts and has indicated net profit in last yearly account
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjspreyS/emp: date accounts ended: year
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text CE71EY : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Year ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1990904.01.4
1991917.12.4
19929280.827.4
1993931992.168.2
1994942.0.7
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8872290.9Missing
Proxy-75766.0Missing
Valid cases292Missing cases9308
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSACCS = 1 AND CJSPRF GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and draws up profit or loss accounts and has indicated net profit in last yearly account
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


cjspaylS/emp: last gross earnings
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text CE72 : How much did you earn (before tax) in the last 12 months or the most recent period for which you have figures?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
9281.359700.02040000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.0.9
Amount stated11161.299.1
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-8881991.9Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Refused-210.1Missing
Don't know-169.7Missing
Valid cases117Missing cases9483
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSACCS = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and does not draw up profit or loss accounts
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for CPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


cjspybmS/emp: month gross pay accounts began
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text CE73BM : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Month began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January16.15.4
February23.02.7
March34.03.6
April428.325.0
May55.14.5
June64.03.6
July75.14.5
August88.17.1
September926.323.2
October1014.112.5
November117.16.3
December122.01.8
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8889892.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases112Missing cases9488
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSACCS = 2 AND CJSPAYL GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and does not draw up profit or loss accounts and has indicated last gross earnings
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for CPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


cjspybyS/emp: year gross pay accounts began
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text CE73BY : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Year began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1991918.17.1
19929278.869.0
19939327.323.9
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8889892.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases113Missing cases9487
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSACCS = 2 AND CJSPAYL GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and does not draw up profit or loss accounts and has indicated last gross earnings
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for CPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


cjspyemS/emp: month gross pay accounts ended
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text CE73EM : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Month ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January13.02.7
February23.02.7
March37.16.3
April422.219.6
May51.0.9
June62.01.8
July73.02.7
August810.18.9
September935.431.3
October1014.112.5
November118.17.1
December124.03.6
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8889892.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases112Missing cases9488
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSACCS = 2 AND CJSPAYL GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and does not draw up profit or loss accounts and has indicated last gross earnings
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for CPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


cjspyeyS/emp: Year gross pay accounts ended
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text CE73EY : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Year ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1992929.18.0
1993931001.088.5
1994944.03.5
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8889892.7Missing
Proxy-75766.0Missing
Valid cases113Missing cases9487
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSACCS = 2 AND CJSPAYL GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed and does not draw up profit or loss accounts and has indicated last gross earnings
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for CPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


cjsplS/emp: work location
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text CE74 : Where do you mainly work? Is it
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
At home11301.418.5
From own home21431.520.3
Sep business prems32062.129.3
From van or stall419.22.7
Client/custmrs prems51741.824.7
Some other place632.34.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases704Missing cases8896
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Workplace and Size of Firm
NoteWorking at home = does major part of work there. Working from home = uses home as base but travels out to do work.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjsttwtS/emp: Minutes spent travelling to work
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text CE75 : About how much time does it usually take for you to get to work each day, door to door?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
25.1925.350240
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
03.0.8
Amount stated13844.099.2
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Inapplicable-8859289.5Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-137.4Missing
Valid cases387Missing cases9213
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSPL = 3-6) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed not working at or from home
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Transport
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjsttwmS/emp: Main means of travel to work
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text CE76 : And what usually is your main means of travel to work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Brit Rail/train17.11.7
Underground/tube29.12.1
Bus or coach36.11.4
Moto cycle/moped43.0.7
Car or van53293.477.6
Car/van passenger627.36.4
Pedal cycle73.0.7
Walks all way835.48.3
Other95.11.2
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8859289.5Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases424Missing cases9176
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2 AND CJSPL = 3-6) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed not working at or from home
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Transport
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjssat1S/emp: job satisfaction: total pay
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text CE77A : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (22) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 1. The total pay, including any overtime or bonuses
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply027.33.9
Not satisf at all128.34.1
234.44.9
31021.114.8
Not satis/dissatis463.79.2
51191.217.3
62142.231.1
Completely satis71011.114.7
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases688Missing cases8912
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjssat2S/emp: job satisfaction: job security
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text CE77B : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (22) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 2. Your job security
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply035.45.1
Not satis at all149.57.1
230.34.4
367.79.8
Not satis/dissatis468.79.9
51041.115.2
61671.724.3
Completely satis71661.724.2
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases686Missing cases8914
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjssat3S/emp: job satisfaction: initiative
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text CE77C : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (22) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 3. Being able to use your own initiative
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply04.0.6
Not satis at all16.1.9
24.0.6
315.22.2
Not satis/dissatis49.11.3
554.67.8
62012.129.2
Completely satis73964.157.5
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases689Missing cases8911
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


cjssat4S/emp: job satisfaction: work itself
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text CE77D : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (22) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 4. The actual work itself
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply03.0.4
Not satis at all19.11.3
29.11.3
317.22.5
Not satis/dissatis441.45.9
590.913.0
62532.636.6
Completely satis72692.838.9
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases691Missing cases8909
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjssat5S/emp: job satisfaction: hours worked
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text CE77E : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (22) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 5. The hours you work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply02.0.3
Not satis at all126.33.8
231.34.5
375.810.9
Not satis/dissatis462.69.0
51201.317.4
62082.230.1
Completely satis71671.724.2
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases691Missing cases8909
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjssatS/emp: job satisfaction: overall
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text CE78 : 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 all112.11.7
217.22.5
328.34.1
Not satis/dissatis447.56.8
51171.217.0
62822.941.0
Completely satis71851.926.9
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases688Missing cases8912
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjsbgdS/emp: day started present job
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text CE79D : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Day
Valid cases267Missing cases9333
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteRefers to self-employment as sole or main job; excludes working self-employed on the side while in other main job.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjsbgmS/emp: month started present job
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text CE79M : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January157.68.7
February240.46.1
March346.57.0
April471.710.8
May544.56.7
June662.69.5
July759.69.0
August858.68.8
September984.912.8
October1055.68.4
November1138.45.8
December1227.34.1
Winter133.0.5
Spring143.0.5
Summer157.11.1
Autumn162.0.3
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-149.5Missing
Valid cases656Missing cases8944
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


cjsbgyS/emp: year started present job
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (43)
Question Number and Text CE79Y : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
84.879.383293
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated17047.3100.0
Inapplicable-8831986.7Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases704Missing cases8896
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


cjbedHad work related training since 1.9.92
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text CE80 : Since September 1st last year, have you taken part in any education or training schemes or courses, as part of your present employment?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1166617.431.1
No2368538.468.9
Missing or wild-919.2Missing
Inapplicable-8365438.1Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases5351Missing cases4249
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) ) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Prospects and Training
NoteIn Wave One, only the employed were asked this. Thereafter, this was extended to all currently working. The scope of the question was widened to include education or training courses. The block of questions was moved from near the beginning, and has settled near the end, of the employment section. The Wave One questions were also asked in a slightly different order.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


cjbed1Training: induction for current job
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text CE81A : Was any of this training (mentioned at CE80) Training to help you get started in your current job?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes12382.514.6
No2139314.585.4
Missing or wild-954.6Missing
Inapplicable-8733976.4Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases1631Missing cases7969
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment since 1.9.92
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Prospects and Training
NoteSee note for CJBED.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


cjbed2Training:increase skills for current job
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text CE81B : Was any of this training (mentioned at CE80) To increase your skills in your current job for example by learning new technology?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1116912.271.1
No24754.928.9
Missing or wild-941.4Missing
Inapplicable-8733976.4Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases1644Missing cases7956
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment since 1.9.92
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Prospects and Training
NoteSee note for CJBED.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


cjbed3Training: improve skills for current job
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text CE81C : Was any of this training (mentioned at CE80) To improve your skills in your current job?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1130813.679.5
No23383.520.5
Missing or wild-939.4Missing
Inapplicable-8733976.4Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases1646Missing cases7954
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment since 1.9.92
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Prospects and Training
NoteSee note for CJBED.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


cjbed4Training: preparation for future jobs
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text CE81D : Was any of this training (mentioned at CE80) To prepare you for a job or jobs you might do in the future?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes18719.153.4
No27617.946.6
Missing or wild-953.6Missing
Inapplicable-8733976.4Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases1632Missing cases7968
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment since 1.9.92
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Prospects and Training
NoteSee note for CJBED.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


cjbed5Training: to develop skills generally
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text CE81E : Was any of this training (mentioned at CE80) To develop your skills generally?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1130113.679.2
No23413.620.8
Missing or wild-943.4Missing
Inapplicable-8733976.4Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Valid cases1642Missing cases7958
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment since 1.9.92
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Prospects and Training
NoteSee note for CJBED.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


cjbedqTime on employer-based training, amount
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text CE82A : Since September 1st last year, how long have you spent on this training? Please tell me approximately how much time you have spent on training in total. Enter number.
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
17.4049.091780
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1163817.1100.0
Missing or wild-923.2Missing
Inapplicable-8733976.4Missing
Proxy respondent-75766.0Missing
Don't know-124.3Missing
Valid cases1638Missing cases7962
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1)) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Prospects and Training
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7


cjbedp1Time on employer-based training, units
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text CE82B : Since September 1st last year, how long have you spent on this training? Please tell me approximately how much time you have spent on training in total. Enter unit.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Hours13263.420.0
Days29389.857.5
Weeks33223.419.8
Other42.0.1
Months542.42.6
Missing or wild-931.3Missing
Inapplicable-8736376.7Missing
Proxy-75766.0Missing
Valid cases1630Missing cases7970
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment Sept 1st last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Prospects and Training
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7


cjbedp2Time on employer-based training, weeks
Record TypeCINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (44)
Question Number and Text CE82B : Since September 1st last year, how long have you spent on this training? Please tell me approximately how much time you have spent on training in total. Other Unit.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
.401.050.0
52.001.050.0
Missing or wild-9.0031.3Missing
Inapplicable-8.00899193.7Missing
Proxy respondent-7.005766.0Missing
Valid cases2Missing cases9598
Question RouteIF (CJBHAS = 1 OR (CJBHAS = 2 AND CJBOFF = 1) AND CJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that s/he was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment Sept 1st last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
Employment: Prospects and Training
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW3