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dhidHousehold identification number
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text DHID : Office Code
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpnoPerson number
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text DPNO : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1488251.551.5
2331034.934.9
38248.78.7
43223.43.4
5941.01.0
634.4.4
78.1.1
85.1.1
91.0.0
101.0.0
Valid cases9481Missing 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


ddoidDate of interview: day
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text DD0AD : Date of interview - day
Valid cases9480Missing cases1
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ddoimDate of interview: month
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text DD0AM : Date of interview - month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January12452.62.6
February2991.01.0
March375.8.8
April452.5.5
May55.1.1
September9275929.129.1
October10415743.843.8
November11168317.817.8
December124064.34.3
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
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


ddoiyDate of interview: year
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text DD0AY : Date of interview - year
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
199494900595.095.0
1995954765.05.0
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
NoteDue to extended fieldwork period this is an important check on recall data, e.g. in ascertaining to which 'Winter' or 'January' R is referring.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6


divsoihHour interview began
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (2)
Question Number and Text DD1H : Time begun - hours
Valid cases9453Missing cases28
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


divsoimMinute interview began
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (2)
Question Number and Text DD1M : Time begun - minutes
Valid cases9452Missing cases29
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


divlyrIC: Interviewed last year
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text DD0B : Interviewer check: Was respondent interviewed last year?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1818586.390.3
No28759.29.7
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9060Missing cases421
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


divievrEver interviewed
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text DD0C (DEG7) : Interviewer check: Has respondent ever been interviewed?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1848289.593.6
No: new25786.16.4
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9060Missing cases421
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
NoteThis is an important routing variable.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7


dlknbrdLikes present neighbourhood
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (2)
Question Number and Text DD2 : Overall, do you like living in this neighbourhood?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1809685.490.2
No28849.39.8
Missing or wild-925.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-155.6Missing
Valid cases8980Missing cases501
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsNeighbourhood and Residence
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dlkmovePrefers to move house
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (2)
Question Number and Text DD3 : If you could choose, would you stay here in your present home or would you prefer to move somewhere else?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Stay here1542557.260.5
Prefer to move2353937.339.5
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-1911.0Missing
Valid cases8964Missing cases517
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsNeighbourhood and Residence
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dlkmovyPrefers to move: main reason
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (2)
Question Number and Text DD4 : What is the main reason why you would prefer to move?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Larger accom14895.213.9
Smaller/cheaper acc268.71.9
Own accommodation31882.05.3
To buy somewhere463.71.8
Health reasons522.2.6
No stairs61301.43.7
Another type71281.43.6
Other aspects81421.54.0
Dislikes accom950.51.4
Better accom1062.71.8
Feels isolated111651.74.7
To rural environ122362.56.7
From urban environ1385.92.4
Traffic141021.12.9
Area unsafe152032.15.8
Noise161221.33.5
Unfriendly area171481.64.2
To specific area182722.97.7
Dislikes area193013.28.5
Occupation reasons2145.51.3
Reduce travelling2243.51.2
Retirement2311.1.3
Family reasons241671.84.7
More privacy2537.41.1
Wants a change261151.23.3
Other961251.33.6
No reason972.0.1
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8551658.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-110.1Missing
Valid cases3521Missing cases5960
Question RouteIF (DLKMOVE = 2) Asked if R prefers to move
Index TermsNeighbourhood and Residence
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteThe responses to the open ended question are coded to the frame above. A full coding frame can be found in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dplnewResident at present address last year
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (2)
Question Number and Text DD5 : Can I just check, have you yourself lived in this (house/flat) for more than a year, that is since before September 1st 1993?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1782882.686.5
No2122412.913.5
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9052Missing cases429
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dplnowmMonth moved to present address
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (2)
Question Number and Text DD6M : In what month did you move here?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January1991.06.6
February2911.06.0
March384.95.6
April41061.17.0
May5971.06.4
June61181.27.8
July71481.69.8
August81511.610.0
September92142.314.2
October101711.811.3
November111181.27.8
December121141.27.5
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8786983.0Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-187.9Missing
Valid cases1511Missing cases7970
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dplnowyYear moved to present address
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (2)
Question Number and Text DD6Y : In what year did you move here?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
91.077.482695
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated1159016.8100.0
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8786983.0Missing
Don't know-19.1Missing
Valid cases1590Missing cases7891
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


dmovjbMoved for employment reasons
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (2)
Question Number and Text DD7 : Did you move for reasons that were wholly or partly to do with your own job, or employment opportunities?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11511.612.4
No2106911.387.6
Missing or wild-912.1Missing
Inapplicable-8782882.6Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases1220Missing cases8261
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovjbaMoved - employer relocated workplace
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD8A : Which, if any of the reasons listed on this card (1) were reasons for you moving? Employer moved job to another workplace
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01421.595.9
Yes16.14.1
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8889793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases148Missing cases9333
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2 AND DMOVJB = 1) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year and the reasons for moving were to do with employment
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovjbbMoved - new job, same employer
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD8B : Which, if any of the reasons listed on this card (1) were reasons for you moving? Got a different job with the same employer which meant moving workplace
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01331.489.9
Yes115.210.1
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8889793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases148Missing cases9333
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2 AND DMOVJB = 1) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year and the reasons for moving were to do with employment
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovjbcMoved - new job, new employer
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD8C : Which, if any of the reasons listed on this card (1) were reasons for you moving? Moved to start a new job with a new employer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0961.064.9
Yes152.535.1
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8889793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases148Missing cases9333
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2 AND DMOVJB = 1) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year and the reasons for moving were to do with employment
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovjbdMoved - closer to same job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD8D : Which, if any of the reasons listed on this card (1) were reasons for you moving? Moved to be nearer work but didn't move workplace
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01231.383.1
Yes125.316.9
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8889793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases148Missing cases9333
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2 AND DMOVJB = 1) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year and the reasons for moving were to do with employment
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovjbeMoved - start own business
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD8E : Which, if any of the reasons listed on this card (1) were reasons for you moving? Moved to start own business
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01421.595.9
Yes16.14.1
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8889793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases148Missing cases9333
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2 AND DMOVJB = 1) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year and the reasons for moving were to do with employment
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovjbfMoved - relocate own business
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD8F : Which, if any of the reasons listed on this card (1) were reasons for you moving? Decided to relocate own business
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01411.595.3
Yes17.14.7
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8889793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases148Missing cases9333
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2 AND DMOVJB = 1) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year and the reasons for moving were to do with employment
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovjbgMoved - salary increase - new home
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD8G : Which, if any of the reasons listed on this card (1) were reasons for you moving? Salary increased so could afford to move home
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01411.595.3
Yes17.14.7
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8889793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases148Missing cases9333
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2 AND DMOVJB = 1) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year and the reasons for moving were to do with employment
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovjbhMoved - to seek work
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD8H : Which, if any of the reasons listed on this card (1) were reasons for you moving? Moved to look for work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01331.489.9
Yes115.210.1
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8889793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases148Missing cases9333
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2 AND DMOVJB = 1) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year and the reasons for moving were to do with employment
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovjbiMoved - other employment reason
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD8I : Which, if any of the reasons listed on this card (1) were reasons for you moving? None of the above
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01211.381.8
Yes127.318.2
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8889793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases148Missing cases9333
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2 AND DMOVJB = 1) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year and the reasons for moving were to do with employment
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovy1Moved - 1st non employment reason
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD9M1 : What were your (other) main reasons for moving?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Mve in wth partn11441.512.3
Split from partn265.75.6
Mve in wth family347.54.0
Mve from family422.21.9
Mve in wth friend521.21.8
Closr fam, friend626.32.2
Mve to college101051.19.0
Left college1110.1.9
Job reasn, self1235.43.0
Job reasn, othr1330.32.6
Retirement146.1.5
Evicted, reposs1586.97.4
Larger accom211411.512.1
Smaller accom2256.64.8
Own accom2342.43.6
Buy accom2437.43.2
Health reasons2525.32.1
No stairs2613.11.1
Another type276.1.5
Other aspects2822.21.9
Dislkd prev acc299.1.8
Better accom3033.32.8
Privacy317.1.6
Wants change3215.21.3
Dislkd isolatn413.0.3
To rural envirn425.1.4
From rural env433.0.3
Traffic443.0.3
Area unsafe457.1.6
Noise464.0.3
Area unfriendly478.1.7
To specfc place4814.11.2
Dislkd area4933.32.8
Other9658.65.0
No other reason9725.32.1
Missing or wild-964.7Missing
Inapplicable-8782882.6Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Valid cases1166Missing cases8315
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteFull Coding frame to which this open ended question is applied is included in the Appendix to Vol A.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmovy2Moved - 2nd non employment reason
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD9M2 : What were your (other) main reasons for moving?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned099410.585.1
Mve in wth partn18.1.7
Split from partn22.0.2
Mve in wth family312.11.0
Mve from family45.1.4
Mve in wth friend55.1.4
Closr fam, friend67.1.6
Mve to college102.0.2
Left college111.0.1
Job reasn, othr132.0.2
Evicted, reposs157.1.6
Larger accom2114.11.2
Smaller accom226.1.5
Own accom234.0.3
Buy accom248.1.7
Health reasons254.0.3
No stairs265.1.4
Another type275.1.4
Other aspects2815.21.3
Better accom309.1.8
Privacy315.1.4
Wants change321.0.1
Dislkd isolatn414.0.3
To rural envirn422.0.2
Traffic443.0.3
Area unsafe452.0.2
Noise464.0.3
Area unfriendly474.0.3
To specfc place484.0.3
Dislkd area4913.11.1
Other9611.1.9
Missing or wild-964.7Missing
Inapplicable-8782882.6Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases1168Missing cases8313
Question RouteIF (DPLNEW = 2) Asked if R has lived at present address for less than a year
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteFull Coding frame to which this open ended question is applied is included in the Appendix to Vol A.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ddobmMonth of birth
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD10M : Would you please tell me your exact date of birth? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January17698.18.1
February27417.87.8
March38919.49.4
April48268.78.7
May58048.58.5
June67708.18.1
July77868.38.3
August87778.28.2
September98368.88.8
October107948.48.4
November117307.77.7
December127517.97.9
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases9475Missing cases6
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocio-demographic Characteristics
NoteSee note for DDOBY.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ddobyYear of birth
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD10Y : Would you please tell me your exact date of birth? Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1949.9618.4418981978
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated19479100.0100.0
Refused-22.0Missing
Valid cases9479Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocio-demographic Characteristics
NoteAge of Respondent is given in derived variables DAGE and DAGE12.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dsexSex
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text DD11 : Interviewer Check sex of respondent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male1444046.846.8
Female2504153.253.2
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsSocio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djbstatCurrent economic activity
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (4)
Question Number and Text DD13 : Please look at this card (2) and tell me which best describes your current situation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Self-employed17137.57.5
Employed2463948.949.0
Unemployed35135.45.4
Retired4165817.517.5
Maternity leave535.4.4
Family care69139.69.6
FT studt, school76176.56.5
LT sick, disabld83343.53.5
Gvt trng scheme946.5.5
Other107.1.1
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Valid cases9475Missing cases6
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteR's current employment status. Temporary absence for sickness etc = in paid employment. Waiting to take up job = 10. See Vol. A for more information on Employment Status variables within the survey. The coding frame for this variable at Wave One is significantly different to that at all other Waves. Care should be exercised when doing longitudinal analysis.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dedlyrAttended any educ inst. f/t since 1.9.93
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (4)
Question Number and Text DD14 : Have you attended any education institution full-time since September 1st last year?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11711.82.1
No2816386.197.9
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8113712.0Missing
Valid cases8334Missing cases1147
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND (DJBSTAT = 1-6 OR 8-10)) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and is not in full-time education
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NotePart of update on non-employment activities of continuing respondents.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dedendmMonth left education institution
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (4)
Question Number and Text DD15M : When did you leave this education institution? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January13.02.3
February24.03.0
March38.16.1
April45.13.8
May510.17.6
June645.534.1
July728.321.2
August88.16.1
September98.16.1
October105.13.8
November114.03.0
December124.03.0
Missing or wild-917.2Missing
Inapplicable-8888693.7Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Not Left-325.3Missing
Valid cases132Missing cases9349
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND (DJBSTAT = 1-6 OR 8-10) AND DEDLYR = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and is not in full-time education but attended an education institution full-time since 1.9.1993
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NotePart of update on non-employment activities of continuing respondents.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


dedendyYear left education institution
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (4)
Question Number and Text DD15Y : When did you leave this education institution? Year
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1993939.16.8
1994941211.391.7
1995952.01.5
Missing or wild-917.2Missing
Inapplicable-8888693.7Missing
Proxy-74214.4Missing
Not left-325.3Missing
Valid cases132Missing cases9349
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND (DJBSTAT = 1-6 AND 8-10) AND DEDLYR = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and is not in full-time education but attended an education institution full-time since 1.9.1993
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NotePart of update on non-employment activities of continuing respondents.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


dedtypeType of education attended/attending
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (4)
Question Number and Text DD16 : Could you look at this card (3) and tell me what type of education institution (you are attending/you attended last)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Comprehensive157.69.8
Grammar, not fee-pay214.12.4
Fee paying Grammar32.0.3
Sixth form college463.710.9
Public or other priv512.12.1
Other type of school61.0.2
Nursing school etc717.22.9
College of f educ81821.931.4
Other trng establmnt938.46.6
Polytechnic102.0.3
University111912.033.0
Missing or wild-916.2Missing
Inapplicable-8888693.7Missing
Valid cases579Missing cases8902
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND (DJBSTAT = 7 OR DEDLYR = 1)) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has attended an education institute full-time since 1.9.1993
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NotePart of update on non-employment activities of continuing respondents.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


dqfxHas listed qualifications since 1.9.93
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD17 : Please look at this card (4). Have you gained any of the qualifications listed since September 1st, last year?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15015.35.9
No2796884.094.1
Missing or wild-912.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteAs some people would have obtained qualifications reported in Wave Three after 1.9.93, some double counting is possible. Care should be taken when combining qualifications across Waves. See Usage Notes in Vol. A. The highest current educational and academic qualifications are given in derived variables DQFEDHI and DQFACHI. Vocational qualifications are flagged in DQFVOC.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dqfxaNew qualif's: youth training cert
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18A : Which qualifications have you gained since then? Youth training certificate
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0845989.299.9
Youth train cert110.1.1
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


dqfxbNew qualif's: trade apprenticeship
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18B : Which qualifications have you gained since then? Recognised trade apprenticeship completed
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0846489.399.9
Trade apprenship15.1.1
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


dqfxcNew qualif's: clerical or commercial
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18C : Which qualifications have you gained since then? Clerical and commercial qualifications (eg typing/ shorthand/ book-keeping/ commerce)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0842988.999.5
Clerical/comml140.4.5
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dqfxdNew qualif's: City and Guilds Pt I
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18D : Which qualifications have you gained since then? City & Guilds Certificate - Craft/Intermediate/Ordinary/Part I
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0841588.899.4
Guilds Pt I154.6.6
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dqfxeNew qualif's: City and Guilds Pt II
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18E : Which qualifications have you gained since then? City & Guilds Certificate - Advanced/Final/Part II
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0845289.199.8
Guilds Pt II117.2.2
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dqfxfNew qualif's: City and Guilds Pt III
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18F : Which qualifications have you gained since then? City & Guilds Certificate - Full Technological/Part III
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0845989.299.9
Guilds Pt III110.1.1
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dqfxgNew qualif's: ONC OND BEC Gen cert
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18G : Which qualifications have you gained since then? Ordinary National Certificate (ONC) or Diploma (OND), BEC/TEC/BTEC National/General Certificate or Diploma
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0841788.899.4
ONC or OND152.5.6
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dqfxhNew qualif's: HNC HND BEC Higher cert
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18H : Which qualifications have you gained since then? Higher National Certificate (HNC) or Diploma (HND), BEC/TEC/BTEC Higher Certificate or Higher Diploma
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0844589.199.7
HNC or HND124.3.3
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dqfxiNew qualif's: nursing SEN SRN SCM
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18I : Which qualifications have you gained since then? Nursing qualifications (eg SEN,SRN,SCM RGN)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0845389.299.8
Nursing quals116.2.2
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX. Health visitors' qualifications, Nursery Nurses' and Dental Nurses and Hygenists' qualifications are all coded as 'Other Technical'.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


dqfxjNew qualif's: teaching
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18J : Which qualifications have you gained since then? Teaching qualifications (not degree)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0844789.199.7
Teaching quals122.2.3
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


dqfxkNew qualif's: university diploma
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (5)
Question Number and Text DD18K : Which qualifications have you gained since then? University diploma
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0845189.199.8
University dipl118.2.2
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-85786.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8469Missing cases1012
Question RouteIF (DIVIEVR = 1 AND DQFX = 1) Asked if R has ever been interviewed and has gained qualification(s) listed (Showcard 4) since last year
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for DQFX.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18