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dhidhousehold identification number
Record TypeDEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text DHID : Office Code
Valid cases28474Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpnoego's person number
Record TypeDEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text DPNO : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1766426.926.9
2758126.626.6
3591020.820.8
4434215.215.2
519416.86.8
66682.32.3
7239.8.8
879.3.3
925.1.1
1025.1.1
Valid cases28474Missing 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


dopnoalter's person number
Record TypeDEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1766426.926.9
2758126.626.6
3591020.820.8
4434215.215.2
519416.86.8
66682.32.3
7239.8.8
879.3.3
925.1.1
1025.1.1
Valid cases28474Missing 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


drelrelationship of dopno to dpno
Record TypeDEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Undefined0116.4.4
Lawful spouse2552619.419.4
Live-in partner38182.92.9
Natural child4709224.924.9
Adopted child559.2.2
Foster child66.0.0
Step/partner's-child73301.21.2
Daughter/son-in-law9129.5.5
Natural brother/sist10482216.916.9
Other brother/sister1186.3.3
Brother/sister-in-la1252.2.2
Natural parent13709224.924.9
Other parent1466.2.2
Mother/father-in-law15129.5.5
Any grand parent16163.6.6
Any grand child17163.6.6
Any cousin1818.1.1
Any aunt/uncle1920.1.1
Any nephew/niece2020.1.1
Employee221.0.0
Lodger/border2387.3.3
Unrelated sharer249463.33.3
Step parent253301.21.2
Employer261.0.0
Landlady/lord2787.3.3
Half-sibling283061.11.1
Other child291.0.0
Other308.0.0
Valid cases28474Missing cases0
Question RouteUses DPNO DHGR2R DHGSEX DMASTAT DHGSPN DHGFNO DHGMNO on Record DINDALL
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


dsexsex
Record TypeDEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD11 : Interviewer Check: sex of respondent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male11428150.250.2
Female21419349.849.8
Valid cases28474Missing cases0
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


dosexalter's sex
Record TypeDEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male11428150.250.2
Female21419349.849.8
Valid cases28474Missing 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


dlwstatalter's residence at last wave
Record TypeDEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Co-resident12503087.994.0
Different household22721.01.0
Alter birth35511.92.1
Not in sample67712.72.9
Ego New entrant-818506.5Missing
Valid cases26624Missing cases1850
Question RouteUses DHID DPNO DOPNO DREL on Record DEGOALT. Uses PID DSAMPST DMOVEST on Record DINDALL. Uses CIVFHO on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteAllows computation of h/hold composition change measures since previous wave.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dnwstatalter's residence at next wave
Record TypeDEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Still co-resident12441785.885.8
Different household221097.47.4
Alter out of scope426.1.1
Alter died575.3.3
Both non-resp, DK77952.82.8
Ego left sample88933.13.1
Ego died/out scope9159.6.6
Valid cases28474Missing 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 TypeDEGOALT
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text DEG3
Valid cases28474Missing 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 TypeDEGOALT
Valid cases28474Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dopidalter's cross-wave person identifier
Record TypeDEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases28474Missing cases0
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18