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divfoimMinute interview finished
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (87)
Question Number and Text DF38M : (Interviewer Check) Minute interview ended
Valid cases9386Missing cases95
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


divscIC: self completion document
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text DF39 : Interviewer check for Self-Completion
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
R compl/returned1867091.495.7
R requi assistance22993.23.3
R refused344.5.5
Other : completed54.0.0
Other: not completed643.5.5
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9060Missing cases421
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


div1Others present during interview
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text DI1 : Were any other people present during any of this interview?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1430645.447.7
No2472549.852.3
Missing or wild-929.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9031Missing cases450
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


div2Did others influence interview
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text DI2 : Did any of these people seem to influence any of the answers given by the respondent? (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A great deal118.2.4
A fair amount248.51.1
A little32993.26.9
Not at all4394141.691.5
Missing or wild-91131.2Missing
Inapplicable-8495052.2Missing
Proxy respondent-71121.2Missing
Valid cases4306Missing cases5175
Question RouteIF (DIV1=1) Asked if other people present during any of interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


div4Cooperation of respondent
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text DI4 : In general, the respondent's co-operation during the interview was ...... (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very good1799784.385.8
Good2113612.012.2
Fair31821.92.0
Poor46.1.1
Very poor53.0.0
Missing or wild-91571.7Missing
Valid cases9324Missing cases157
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


div5Completion of tracking schedule
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text DI5 : Was the respondent willing to complete the tracking schedule?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, completed1877192.597.3
No, refused21581.71.8
Other381.9.9
Missing or wild-94715.0Missing
Valid cases9010Missing cases471
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


div6aProblems affecting interview: eyesight
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text DI6A : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Poor eyesight (blindness). (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes183.9.9
No2875692.499.1
Missing or wild-92212.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8839Missing cases642
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


div6bProblems affecting interview: hearing
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text DI6B : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Hearing problems. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11311.41.5
No2871091.998.5
Missing or wild-92192.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8841Missing cases640
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


div6cProblems affecting interview: reading
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text DI6C : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Reading difficulties. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes190.91.0
No2874792.399.0
Missing or wild-92232.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8837Missing cases644
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


div6dProblems affecting interview: english
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text DI6D : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? English was 2nd language. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes170.7.8
No2876792.599.2
Missing or wild-92232.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8837Missing cases644
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


div6eProblems affecting interview: language
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text DI6E : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Other language problems. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes113.1.1
No2881893.099.9
Missing or wild-92292.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8831Missing cases650
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


div6fProblems affecting interview: interprete
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text DI6F : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Interpreter used. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes122.2.4
No2560359.199.6
Missing or wild-9343536.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases5625Missing cases3856
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


div7PNO of interpreter
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text DI7 : Write in person number of interpreter from household grid or 00 if not in household
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No interpreter HH02.09.5
19.142.9
22.09.5
36.128.6
42.09.5
Missing or wild-9343636.2Missing
Inapplicable-8560359.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases21Missing cases9460
Question RouteIF (DIV6F=1) Asked if R used an interpreter
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqaGHQ: concentration
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text DS1A : Have you recently....been able to concentrate on whatever you're doing ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Better thn usual15676.06.4
Same as usual2658969.573.9
Less than usual3155316.417.4
Much less thn usual42132.22.4
Missing or wild-91381.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8922Missing cases559
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NotePart of the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ) question battery originally developed as a screening instrument for psychiatric illness, but is often used as an indicator of subjective well-being. See note on variable wHLGHQ1 in Notes on Derived Variables in Appendix to Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqbGHQ: loss of sleep
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text DS1B : Have you recently....lost much sleep over worry ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1311832.935.0
No more than usual2415743.846.6
Rather more thn usul3133914.115.0
Much more than usual43073.23.4
Missing or wild-91391.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8921Missing cases560
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqcGHQ: playing a useful role
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text DS1C : Have you recently....felt that you were playing a useful part in things ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More than usual1126813.414.2
Same as usual2648168.472.7
Less so396610.210.8
Much less42012.12.3
Missing or wild-91441.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8916Missing cases565
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqdGHQ: capable of making decisions
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text DS1D : Have you recently....felt capable of making decisions about things ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More than usual1124013.113.9
Same as usual2688272.677.1
Less so37087.57.9
Much less4941.01.1
Missing or wild-91361.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8924Missing cases557
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqeGHQ: constantly under strain
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text DS1E : Have you recently....felt constantly under strain ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1180519.020.2
No more than usual2447147.250.1
Rather more3225223.825.2
Much more43964.24.4
Missing or wild-91361.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8924Missing cases557
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqfGHQ: problem overcoming difficulties
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text DS1F : Have you recently....felt you couldn't overcome your difficulties ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1295831.233.2
No more than usual2472849.953.0
Rather more3105711.111.9
Much more41761.92.0
Missing or wild-91411.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8919Missing cases562
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqgGHQ: enjoy day-to-day activities
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text DS1G : Have you recently....been able to enjoy your normal day-to-day activities ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More than usual18408.99.4
Same as usual2633566.871.0
Less so3151616.017.0
Much less42322.42.6
Missing or wild-91371.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8923Missing cases558
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqhGHQ: ability to face problems
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text DS1H : Have you recently....been able to face up to problems ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More than usual18969.510.0
Same as usual2705574.479.0
Less so38609.19.6
Much less41141.21.3
Missing or wild-91351.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8925Missing cases556
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqiGHQ: unhappy or depressed
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text DS1I : Have you recently....been feeling unhappy or depressed ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1297031.333.3
No more thn usual2396041.844.4
Rather more3161117.018.1
Much more43814.04.3
Missing or wild-91381.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8922Missing cases559
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqjGHQ: losing confidence
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text DS1J : Have you recently....been losing confidence in yourself ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1434145.848.5
No more than usual2344136.338.5
Rather more399210.511.1
Much more41741.81.9
Missing or wild-91121.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8948Missing cases533
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqkGHQ: believe in self-worth
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text DS1K : Have you recently....been thinking of yourself as a worthless person ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1612664.668.5
No more than usual2220923.324.7
Rather more34985.35.6
Much more41121.21.3
Missing or wild-91151.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8945Missing cases536
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dghqlGHQ: general happiness
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text DS1L : Have you recently....been feeling reasonably happy, all things considered ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More than usual1132714.014.8
Same as usual2643067.871.8
Less so3100610.611.2
Much less41892.02.1
Missing or wild-91081.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8952Missing cases529
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for DGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dopfamjCohabiting is wrong
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text DS2A : Living together outside of marriage is always wrong
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree16036.46.7
Agree27167.68.0
Neithr agree, disagr3257727.228.8
Disagree4295431.233.0
Strongly disagree5209022.023.4
Missing or wild-91201.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8940Missing cases541
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsValues, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6


dopfamkAdult children should care for parents
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text DS2B : Adult children have an obligation to look after their elderly parents
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree16166.56.9
Agree2254026.828.4
Neithr agree, disagr3292230.832.7
Disagree4235824.926.4
Strongly disagree55015.35.6
Missing or wild-91231.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8937Missing cases544
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsValues, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dopfamlDivorce better than unhappy marriage
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text DS2C : It is better to divorce than to continue an unhappy marriage.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1213222.523.8
Agree2486051.354.4
Neithr agree, disagr3143515.116.0
Disagree44264.54.8
Strongly disagree588.91.0
Missing or wild-91191.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8941Missing cases540
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsValues, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dopfammMan should be head of household
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text DS2D : The man should be the head of the household
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree14234.54.7
Agree2133814.115.0
Neithr agree, disagr3301631.833.7
Disagree4283229.931.7
Strongly disagree5133614.114.9
Missing or wild-91151.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8945Missing cases536
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsGender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6


dopfamnBible Gods word and true
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text DS2E : The Bible is God's word and every word in it is true
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree15385.76.0
Agree2106411.211.9
Neithr agree, disagr3332235.037.2
Disagree4231924.526.0
Strongly disagree5168417.818.9
Missing or wild-91331.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8927Missing cases554
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsReligion
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6


dnetsx1Sex of 1st closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3A : Here are a few questions about your friends. Please choose the three people you consider to be your closest friends. They should not include people who live with you but they can include relatives. Is this (1st closest) friend?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male1381640.244.1
Female2484551.155.9
Missing or wild-93994.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8661Missing cases820
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnetsx2Sex of 2nd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3A : Is this (2nd closest) friend?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male1350537.042.5
Female2473650.057.5
Missing or wild-98198.6Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8241Missing cases1240
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnetsx3Sex of 3rd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3A : Is this (3rd closest) friend?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male1323334.142.1
Female2444446.957.9
Missing or wild-9138314.6Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases7677Missing cases1804
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet1wrWhether 1st closest friend is relation
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3B : Is this person a relative?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1244425.828.5
No2612364.671.5
Missing or wild-94935.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8567Missing cases914
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet2wrWhether 2nd closest friend is relation
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3B : Is this person a relative?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1187219.723.3
No2617865.276.7
Missing or wild-9101010.7Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8050Missing cases1431
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet3wrWhether 3rd closest friend is relation
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3B : Is this person a relative?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1156616.521.0
No2589362.279.0
Missing or wild-9160116.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases7459Missing cases2022
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet1rlRelationship to 1st closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3B : If YES write in their relationship to you, if not write in None
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Partner131.31.3
Child25595.923.5
Sibling38108.534.1
Parent45375.722.6
Grandparent55.1.2
Grandchild67.1.3
Aunt, uncle, cous71551.66.5
In-laws82692.811.3
Other92.0.1
Missing or wild-95615.9Missing
Inapplicable-8612464.6Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases2375Missing cases7106
Question RouteIF (DNET1WR = 1) If 1st closest friend is a relative
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet2rlRelationship to 2nd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3B : If YES write in their relationship to you, if not write in None
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Partner18.1.4
Child24094.322.5
Sibling36436.835.4
Parent42823.015.5
Grandparent510.1.6
Grandchild613.1.7
Aunt, uncle, cous71491.68.2
In-laws82983.116.4
Other94.0.2
Missing or wild-9106611.2Missing
Inapplicable-8617865.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases1816Missing cases7665
Question RouteIF (DNET2WR = 1) If 2nd closest friend is a relative
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet3rlRelationship to 3rd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3B : If YES write in their relationship to you, if not write in None
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Partner15.1.3
Child22452.616.5
Sibling35155.434.6
Parent42372.515.9
Grandparent53.0.2
Grandchild611.1.7
Aunt, uncle, cous71821.912.2
In-laws82903.119.5
Other91.0.1
Missing or wild-9167817.7Missing
Inapplicable-8589362.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases1489Missing cases7992
Question RouteIF (DNET3WR = 1) If 3rd closest friend is a relative
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet1agAge of 1st closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3C : What is your friend's age?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
42.1216.75192
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Age given1857690.5100.0
Missing or wild-94775.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-17.1Missing
Valid cases8576Missing cases905
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet2agAge of 2nd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3C : What is your friend's age?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
40.9216.32394
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Age given1811485.6100.0
Missing or wild-99399.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-17.1Missing
Valid cases8114Missing cases1367
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet3agAge of 3rd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3C : What is your friend's age?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
40.3916.40297
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Age given1755579.7100.0
Missing or wild-9149615.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-19.1Missing
Valid cases7555Missing cases1926
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet1knTime known 1st closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3D : About how long have you known him or her?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 yr12152.32.5
1-2 yrs25195.56.0
3-10 yrs3246326.028.5
10 yrs or more4544757.563.0
Missing or wild-94164.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8644Missing cases837
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet2knTime known 2nd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3D : About how long have you known him or her?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 yr12232.42.7
1-2 yrs26346.77.7
3-10 yrs3266828.132.5
10 yrs or more4467649.357.0
Missing or wild-98599.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8201Missing cases1280
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet3knTime known 3rd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text DS3D : About how long have you known him or her?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 yr12742.93.6
1-2 yrs27307.79.5
3-10 yrs3260927.534.0
10 yrs or more4405242.752.9
Missing or wild-9139514.7Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases7665Missing cases1816
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet1phHow often see 1st closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text DS3E : How often do you see or get in touch with your friend either by visiting, writing or by telephone?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Most days1336635.538.8
Least once week2334635.338.6
Least once month3139814.716.1
Less often45625.96.5
Missing or wild-93884.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8672Missing cases809
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet2phHow often see 2nd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text DS3E : How often do you see or get in touch with your friend either by visiting, writing or by telephone?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Most days1233124.628.3
Least once week2335835.440.8
Least once month3179018.921.7
Less often47568.09.2
Missing or wild-98258.7Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8235Missing cases1246
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18