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dnf1Income: total number of cited sources
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (73)
Question Number and Text DF2 : Interviewer check How many sources of income in total were recorded above?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
0392941.443.4
1245225.927.1
2159916.917.7
36907.37.6
42622.82.9
589.91.0
623.2.3
75.1.1
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Valid cases9049Missing cases432
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dfisitFinancial situation
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text DF4 : How well would you say you yourself are managing financially these days? Would you say you are (READ OUT)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Living comfortably1242125.526.8
Doing alright2289230.532.0
Just abt getting by3272928.830.2
Finding it quite dif46857.27.6
Finding it very diff53163.33.5
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-110.1Missing
Valid cases9043Missing cases438
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dfisitcChange in financial position last year
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text DF5 : Would you say that you yourself are better off or worse off financially than you were a year ago?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Better off1236524.926.2
Worse off2284430.031.5
About same3383140.442.4
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-114.1Missing
Valid cases9040Missing cases441
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dfisityWhy financial situation changed
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text DF6 : Why is that? (financially better or worse off)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Earnings increased1140114.827.2
Benefits increased21531.63.0
Invest't income inc352.51.0
Less expenses42562.75.0
Windfall payment533.3.6
Earnings decreased116897.313.4
Benefits reduced1289.91.7
Invest't income dec131091.12.1
More expenses14123813.124.0
One off expenditure1555.61.1
Earn less:less expen211.0.0
Earn more:more expen2240.4.8
Earn more:less benft2322.2.4
More benft:more expe2436.4.7
Less svgs:same std l2512.1.2
Good management2662.71.2
No change income/exp2716.2.3
Better off:other rea313663.97.1
Worse off:other reas325235.510.1
Other961.0.0
No reason973.0.1
Missing or wild-932.3Missing
Inapplicable-8384640.6Missing
Proxy-74214.4Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-122.2Missing
Valid cases5157Missing cases4324
Question RouteIF (DFISITC = 1-2) Asked if R is better off or worse off financially than a year ago
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteOffice coded from verbatim responses.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dfisitxFinancial expectations for year ahead
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text DF7 : Looking ahead, how do you think you will be financially a year from now, will you be (READ OUT)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Better than now1238625.227.8
Worse than now2137114.515.9
About the same3484151.156.3
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-14534.8Missing
Valid cases8598Missing cases883
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dopxpsvRight time to use savings
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (78)
Question Number and Text DF8 : If there were a major purchase that you wanted to make, do you think that now is a time when it would be all right to use some of your savings, or is now a time when you would be especially reluctant to use some of your savings?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
OK to use savings1245625.927.5
Especially reluctant2424344.847.5
Neither OK/reluctant33223.43.6
Has no savings4191720.221.4
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Proxy-74214.4Missing
Don't know-11161.2Missing
Valid cases8938Missing cases543
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Financial Management: Savings and Bank Accounts
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5


dopxpcrRight time to use credit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (79)
Question Number and Text DF9 : If there were something big that you wanted to buy, do you think that now is a time when it would be all right for you personally to buy on credit, or is now a time when you would be especially reluctant to take on a new debt? INCLUDE INTEREST-FREE CREDIT
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
OK to use credit1134514.215.0
Especially reluctant2443646.849.5
Neither OK/reluctant32642.82.9
Never use credit4292030.832.6
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Proxy-74214.4Missing
Don't know-181.9Missing
Valid cases8965Missing cases516
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Financial Management: Savings and Bank Accounts
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5


dfiyrdiIncome last year from dividends/interest
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (79)
Question Number and Text DF10 : In the past 12 months about how much have you received in the way of dividends or interest from any savings and investments you may have?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Nothing1389941.143.0
Under 1002289230.531.9
100-4993132514.014.6
500-99944394.64.8
1000+55055.35.6
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9060Missing cases421
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Rents, Savings, Investments
Financial Management: Savings and Bank Accounts
NoteIncludes imputed data. As this is a variable directly associated with a question, the imputation flag DFIYRDII takes missing value code of original variable (e.g. Don't know, refuse, etc.) if imputed, and 0 if not imputed, or -8 if the variable was inapplicable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8


dfiyrdiuIncome last yr dividend/interest > 1000
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (79)
Question Number and Text DF11 : Could you tell me, was it
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1000-250012312.451.7
2501-499921311.429.3
5000-10000359.613.2
>10000426.35.8
Missing or wild-912.1Missing
Inapplicable-8858690.6Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-27.1Missing
Don't know-18.1Missing
Valid cases447Missing cases9034
Question RouteIF (DFIYRDI = 5) Asked if R has received in last 12 months more than 1000 in dividends or interest from savings and investments
Index TermsIncomes: Rents, Savings, Investments
Financial Management: Savings and Bank Accounts
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8


dsaveSaves from current income
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (79)
Question Number and Text DF12 : Do you save any amount of your income for example by putting something away now and then in a bank, building society, or Post Office account other than to meet regular bills? Please include share purchase schemes and Personal Equity Plan (PEP) schemes.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1363338.340.4
No2535756.559.6
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-260.6Missing
Valid cases8990Missing cases491
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Financial Management: Savings and Bank Accounts
NoteExplicitly excludes money put by to pay bills, but includes saving for holidays and PEPs and life insurance.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dsavedAmount saved each month
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (80)
Question Number and Text DF13 : About how much on average do you personally manage to save a month?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
125.41217.7205000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.0.0
Amount stated1324634.2100.0
Missing or wild-916.2Missing
Inapplicable-8541757.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-283.9Missing
Don't know-12973.1Missing
Valid cases3247Missing cases6234
Question RouteIF (DSAVE=1) Asked if R saves some of income
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Financial Management: Savings and Bank Accounts
NoteAmount saved by R alone.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dsavey1First reason for saving
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (80)
Question Number and Text DF14 : What are you saving for?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Holidays15726.017.5
Old age22302.47.0
Car31611.74.9
Children486.92.6
House purchase51721.85.3
Home improv61301.44.0
HH bills735.41.1
Special evnts82142.36.5
No spec reason9142715.143.7
Other962412.57.4
Missing or wild-930.3Missing
Inapplicable-8573660.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-125.3Missing
Valid cases3268Missing cases6213
Question RouteIF (DSAVE=1 AND DSAVED GT 0) Asked if R saves some of income and specifies amount saved per month
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Financial Management: Savings and Bank Accounts
NoteOffice coded from verbatim responses. At Wave 1 and 2 only one response was coded : wSAVEY.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dsavey2Second reason for saving
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (80)
Question Number and Text DF14 : What are you saving for?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0283629.986.1
Holidays11011.13.1
Old age221.2.6
Car344.51.3
Children418.2.5
House purchase534.41.0
Home improv641.41.2
HH bills711.1.3
Special evnts843.51.3
No spec reason9941.02.9
Other9651.51.5
Missing or wild-930.3Missing
Inapplicable-8573660.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases3294Missing cases6187
Question RouteIF (DSAVE=1 AND DSAVED GT 0) Asked if R saves some of income and specifies amount saved per month
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Financial Management: Savings and Bank Accounts
NoteSee note for DSAVEY1.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpppenPaid into private personal pension
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (80)
Question Number and Text DF15 : I'd like to ask you now about private personal pensions, that is a pension that you yourself have taken out on your own behalf. In the past year, that is since September 1st 1993 have you paid any contributions or premiums for a private personal pension, or had such contributions paid on your behalf by the Department of Social Security?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1145215.316.1
No2758880.083.9
Missing or wild-916.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-24.0Missing
Valid cases9040Missing cases441
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpenb4Personal pension started before 1.7.88
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (80)
Question Number and Text DF16 : Was your policy taken out before July 1st 1988 or since then?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before 1.7.8814694.932.3
1.7.88 or since29389.964.6
Before and after344.53.0
Missing or wild-916.2Missing
Inapplicable-8759280.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1451Missing cases8030
Question RouteIF (DPPPEN=1) Asked if R has since 1.9.93 paid into a private personal pension or had contributions paid on R's behalf by the DSS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
Note1.7.88 was date on which the UK laws relating to personal pensions were changed.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpenb4yrYear pre 1.7.88 pension started
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (80)
Question Number and Text DF17 : What year did you first take out a policy?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
84.044.944388
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated14114.3100.0
Missing or wild-916.2Missing
Inapplicable-8857590.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-158.6Missing
Valid cases411Missing cases9070
Question RouteIF (DPPPEN=1 AND DPENB4=1) Asked if R has since 1.9.93 paid into a private personal pension or had contributions paid on R's behalf by the DSS and the policy was taken out before 1.7.88
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
NoteSee note for DPENB4.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6


dpenb4vAmount last payment to pre 1988 pension
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text DF18 : How much was your last contribution or premium?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
128.10207.392999
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated14124.3100.0
Missing or wild-922.2Missing
Inapplicable-8857590.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-28.1Missing
Don't know-143.5Missing
Valid cases412Missing cases9069
Question RouteIF (DPPPEN=1 AND DPENB4=1) Asked if R has since 1.9.93 paid into a private personal pension or had contributions paid on R's behalf by the DSS and the policy was taken out before 1.7.88
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
NoteSee note for DPENB4.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpenb4wWeeks covered pre 88 pension
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text DF19OC : How long did this cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
8.5413.44152
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.004114.3100.0
Missing or wild-9.0071.7Missing
Inapplicable-8.00857590.4Missing
Proxy respondent-7.004214.4Missing
One off payment-4.003.0Missing
Valid cases411Missing cases9070
Question RouteIF (DPPPEN=1 AND DPENB4=1) Asked if R has since 1.9.93 paid into a private personal pension or had contributions paid on R's behalf by the DSS and the policy was taken out before 1.7.88
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
NoteSee note for DPENB4.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpenyrYear post 1.7.88 pension started
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text DF20 : What year did you first take out a policy?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
19888869.77.5
1989891451.515.7
1990901661.817.9
1991911251.313.5
1992921511.616.3
1993931361.414.7
1994941311.414.1
1995953.0.3
Missing or wild-917.2Missing
Inapplicable-8806285.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-154.6Missing
Valid cases926Missing cases8555
Question RouteIF (DPPPEN=1 AND DPENB4=2) Asked if R has since 1.9.93 paid into a private personal pension or had contributions paid on R's behalf by the DSS and policy was taken out on or after 1.7.88
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
NoteSee note for DPENB4.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6


dpenaddAdditional contrib'n to post '88 pension
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (81)
Question Number and Text DF21 : Since September 1st 1993, over and above those contributions paid on your behalf by the Department of Social Security, have you yourself made any extra contributions towards your personal pension?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15876.260.3
No23864.139.7
Missing or wild-923.2Missing
Inapplicable-8806285.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases973Missing cases8508
Question RouteIF (DPPPEN=1 AND DPENB4=2) Asked if R has since 1.9.93 paid into a private personal pension or had contributions paid on R's behalf by the DSS and policy was taken out on or after 1.7.88
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpenadvAmount last payment post 1.7.88 pension
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (82)
Question Number and Text DF22 : How much was your last contribution?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
82.22148.862999
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated15585.9100.0
Missing or wild-926.3Missing
Inapplicable-8845089.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-27.1Missing
Don't know-119.2Missing
Valid cases558Missing cases8923
Question RouteIF (DPPPEN=1 AND DPENB4=2 AND DPENADD=1) Asked if R has since 1.9.93 paid into a private personal pension or had contributions paid on R's behalf by the DSS and policy was taken out on or after 1.7.88 and R has paid extra contributions into the pension
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpenadwWeeks covered post 88 pension
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (82)
Question Number and Text DF23OC : How long did this cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
5.296.83152
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.005535.8100.0
Missing or wild-9.0051.5Missing
Inapplicable-8.00845089.1Missing
Proxy respondent-7.004214.4Missing
One off payment-4.005.1Missing
Don't know-1.001.0Missing
Valid cases553Missing cases8928
Question RouteIF (DPPPEN=1 AND DPENB4=2 AND DPENADD=1) Asked if R has since 1.9.93 paid into a private personal pension or had contributions paid on R's behalf by the DSS and policy was taken out on or after 1.7.88 and R has paid extra contributions towards the pension
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dfthhTransfers money within household
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF25 : Please tell me whether you give or transfer money to any member of your household for any of the purposes listed on this card (38)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1172618.222.3
No2601663.577.7
Inapplicable-8131613.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Valid cases7742Missing cases1739
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NoteIncludes housekeeping, payments for 'keep', allowances, but not repayment of loans.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh11st recipient of internal money transfer
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26A1 : Who do you give or transfer money to? (1st recipient)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
15645.932.8
298610.457.4
31041.16.1
442.42.4
59.1.5
611.1.6
83.0.2
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8733277.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases1719Missing cases7762
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NotePerson number recorded.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh11Pays rent to 1st person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B1 : What is this money (transfer to 1st recipient) for? Rent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0153516.289.3
Rent11831.910.7
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8733277.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases1718Missing cases7763
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh12Pays housekeeping to 1st person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B2 : What is this money (transfer to 1st recipient) for? Housekeeping Allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0110311.664.2
Housekeeping16156.535.8
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8733277.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases1718Missing cases7763
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh13Pays board to 1st person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B3 : What is this money (transfer to 1st recipient) for? Board/Keep
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0119412.669.5
Board and keep15245.530.5
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8733277.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases1718Missing cases7763
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh14Pays allowance to 1st person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B4 : What is this money (transfer to 1st recipient) for? Personal Spending or Allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0144215.283.9
Pers spending/allow12762.916.1
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8733277.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases1718Missing cases7763
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh15Pays h/hold bills or food to 1st person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B5 : What is this money (transfer to 1st recipient) for? Household bill or food
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0118112.568.7
HH bills/food15375.731.3
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8733277.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases1718Missing cases7763
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh16Makes other transfer to 1st person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B6 : What is this money (transfer to 1st recipient) for? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0166117.596.7
Other157.63.3
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8733277.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases1718Missing cases7763
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh1vAmount transferred to 1st person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26C : About how much do you give to (person 1)
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
121.59214.4733000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1159816.9100.0
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8733277.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-251.5Missing
Don't know-169.7Missing
Valid cases1598Missing cases7883
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NoteSee Note for DFTHH1W.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh1wWeeks covered by transfer to 1st person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26DOC : How often do you give (person 1) this money (for any purpose)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
.201.0.1
.801.0.1
1.0098610.459.1
2.0062.73.7
4.004.0.2
4.335776.134.6
9.001.0.1
13.0023.21.4
21.701.0.1
52.008.1.5
99.803.0.2
Missing or wild-9.0033.3Missing
Inapplicable-8.00733277.3Missing
Proxy respondent-7.004214.4Missing
One-off payment-5.004.0Missing
Refused-2.004.0Missing
Don't know-1.0020.2Missing
Valid cases1667Missing cases7814
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NoteVariables associated with payments or receipts include two for each, the amount of the receipt or payment (here DFTHH1V), and the period in weeks which it covered (here DFTHH1W). These variables should not be used without first converting to a common time metric (e.g. dividing by the number of weeks).
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh22nd recipient of internal money transfer
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26A2 : Who do you give or transfer money to? (2nd recipient)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
111.119.0
217.229.3
313.122.4
413.122.4
54.06.9
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8899694.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases58Missing cases9423
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NotePerson number recorded.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh21Pays rent to 2nd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B12 : What is this money (transfer to 2nd recipient) for? Rent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned059.6100.0
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8899694.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases59Missing cases9422
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh22Pays housekeeping to 2nd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B22 : What is this money (transfer to 2nd recipient) for? Housekeeping allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned056.694.9
Housekeeping13.05.1
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8899694.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases59Missing cases9422
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh23Pays board to 2nd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B32 : What is this money (transfer to 2nd recipient) for? Board/Keep
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned057.696.6
Board and keep12.03.4
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8899694.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases59Missing cases9422
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh24Pays allowance to 2nd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B42 : What is this money (transfer to 2nd recipient) for? Personal Spending or Allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned036.461.0
Personal spending123.239.0
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8899694.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases59Missing cases9422
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Allowances
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh25Pays h/hold bills or food to 2nd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B52 : What is this money (transfer to 2nd recipient) for? Household bill or food
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned041.469.5
HH bills/food118.230.5
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8899694.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases59Missing cases9422
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh26Makes other transfer to 2nd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B62 : What is this (transfer to 2nd recipient) money for? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned045.576.3
Other114.123.7
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8899694.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases59Missing cases9422
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh2vAmount transferred to 2nd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26C2 : About how much in total do you give to (person 2)?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
153.15500.0633000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated154.6100.0
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8899694.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases54Missing cases9427
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NoteSee Note for DFTHH2W.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh2wWeeks covered by transfer to 2nd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26DOC2 : How often do you give (person 2) this money (for any purpose)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1.0015.227.8
2.001.01.9
4.3330.355.6
13.005.19.3
52.003.05.6
Missing or wild-9.009.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.00899694.9Missing
Proxy respondent-7.004214.4Missing
Don't know-1.001.0Missing
Valid cases54Missing cases9427
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NoteVariables associated with payments or receipts include two for each, the amount of the receipt or payment (here DFTHH2V), and the period in weeks which it covered (here DFTHH2W). These variables should not be used without first converting to a common time metric (e.g. dividing by the number of weeks).
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh33rd recipient of internal money transfer
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26A3 : Who do you give or transfer money to? (3rd recipient)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
21.012.5
44.050.0
53.037.5
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8904795.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8Missing cases9473
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any member of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
NotePerson number recorded.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh31Pays rent to 3rd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B13 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Rent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned08.1100.0
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8904795.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8Missing cases9473
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh32Pays housekeeping to 3rd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B23 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Housekeeping allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned08.1100.0
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8904795.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8Missing cases9473
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh33Pays board to 3rd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B33 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Board/Keep
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned08.1100.0
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8904795.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8Missing cases9473
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh34Pays allowance to 3rd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B43 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Personal Spending or Allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned06.175.0
Personal spending12.025.0
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8904795.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8Missing cases9473
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dfthh35Pays h/hold bills or food to 3rd person
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (83)
Question Number and Text DF26B53 : What is this money (transfer to 3rd recipient) for? Household bill or food
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned05.162.5
HH bills/food13.037.5
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8904795.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8Missing cases9473
Question RouteIF (DHHSIZE GT 1 AND DFTHH=1) Asked if R lives in other than a single person household and transfers money to any members of household for any of the reasons listed
Index TermsFinancial Management: Internal Transfers
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5