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BHPS Documentation and Questionnaires

dnet3phHow often see 3rd 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 days1186919.724.3
Least once week2294131.038.3
Least once month3189420.024.7
Less often497510.312.7
Missing or wild-9138114.6Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases7679Missing cases1802
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet1lvHow far away 1st closest friend lives
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text DS3F : About how many miles away does your friend live?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 mile1276529.231.9
Less than 5 miles2253726.829.3
5-50 miles3213322.524.6
Over 50 miles4123713.014.3
Missing or wild-93884.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8672Missing cases809
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet2lvHow far away 2nd closest friend lives
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text DS3F : About how many miles away does your friend live?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 mile1242825.629.5
Less than 5 miles2255426.931.0
5-50 miles3209022.025.4
Over 50 miles4116012.214.1
Missing or wild-98288.7Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8232Missing cases1249
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet3lvHow far away 3rd closest friend lives
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text DS3F : About how many miles away does your friend live?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 mile1216322.828.2
Less than 5 miles2239525.331.2
5-50 miles3195320.625.5
Over 50 miles4116012.215.1
Missing or wild-9138914.7Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases7671Missing cases1810
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet1jbEmployment of 1st closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text DS3G : Which of these best describes what your friend does?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
FT employed1410543.347.6
PT employed2120712.714.0
Unemployed35165.46.0
FT educatn46036.47.0
FT housewrk57998.49.3
Fully retird6140114.816.2
Missing or wild-94294.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8631Missing cases850
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet2jbEmployment of 2nd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text DS3G : Which of these best describes what your friend does?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
FT employed1404142.649.1
PT employed2119612.614.5
Unemployed35165.46.3
FT educatn45515.86.7
FT housewrk57678.19.3
Fully retird6115512.214.0
Missing or wild-98348.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases8226Missing cases1255
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnet3jbEmployment of 3rd closest friend
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text DS3G : Which of these best describes what your friend does?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
FT employed1381440.249.7
PT employed2110111.614.4
Unemployed34674.96.1
FT educatn45696.07.4
FT housewrk56456.88.4
Fully retird6107611.314.0
Missing or wild-9138814.6Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases7672Missing cases1809
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dnetsocBest friends occupation
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text DS4A : Thinking now of your best friend or the friend you feel closest to. What is the name or title of your friend's current job? If this friend is not working, please give details of his/her last job.
Insuff detail 997 119 1.3 1.4 Missing or wild -9 535 5.6 Missing Proxy respondent -7 421 4.4 Missing Refused -2 12 .1 Missing Don't know -1 102 1.1 Missing Valid cases 8411 Missing cases 1070
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not working (nos)0981.01.2
Looking aft hme/fmly13854.14.6
Retired21701.82.0
Unemployed331.3.4
F/t student44374.65.2
Long term sick54.0.0
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
NoteFor complete coding frame, see Appendix to Vol. A. This version contains some extra codes, outside the realm of SOC, to describe the activities of the person mentioned. In above table (nos) means 'not otherwise specified'.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


dprrs2iRelationship of Proxy to Informant
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (2)
Question Number and Text DP2B : What is the relationship of the proxy informant (the person answering the questions) to the person who this proxy interview is about?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Lawful spouse21611.752.1
Live-in partner323.27.4
Natural child435.411.3
Natural brother or s109.12.9
Natural parent1367.721.7
Other parent141.0.3
Mother or father-in-152.0.6
Any grand parent161.0.3
Any grand child171.0.3
Any nephew202.0.6
Unrelated sharer244.01.3
Other303.01.0
Inapplicable-8917296.7Missing
Valid cases309Missing cases9172
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2) If proxy interview
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpripnPerson number of informant
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (2)
Question Number and Text DP2C : Enter person number of Proxy Informant
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
02.0.7
11291.442.2
21481.648.4
317.25.6
49.12.9
81.0.3
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8917296.7Missing
Valid cases306Missing cases9175
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2) If proxy interview
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprwhyReason for Proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (2)
Question Number and Text DP2D : What is the reason the person is being proxied?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
In institution16.12.0
Study'g away frm hom22.0.7
On holiday32.0.7
Away business/work444.514.4
Temp. away from home57.12.3
Non contact632.310.5
Perm'ly too unwell733.310.8
Too ill/old810.13.3
Too busy99.12.9
Deaf/speech probs103.01.0
Other1118.25.9
Carer/family illness121371.444.8
Stressed family sitn133.01.0
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8917296.7Missing
Valid cases306Missing cases9175
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2) If proxy 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


dpplevrProxy Lived at this address all life
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (3)
Question Number and Text DP3
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Here all life141.4100.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8943899.5Missing
Valid cases41Missing cases9440
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteThis variable was previously named wP3AL. Includes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprfehqProxy's Highest FE qualification
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (8)
Question Number and Text DP23 : Which is the highest qualification (she/he) has got?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Youth training cert13.06.4
Trade apprenticeship29.119.1
Clerical and commerc31.02.1
City and Guilds Pt I48.117.0
City and Guilds Pt 255.110.6
City and Guilds Pt 364.08.5
ONC or OND73.06.4
HNC or HND83.06.4
Nursing qualificatio91.02.1
University diploma111.02.1
First degree125.110.6
Higher degree131.02.1
Other tech or profes143.06.4
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-8942599.4Missing
Valid cases47Missing cases9434
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprsehqProxy's Highest school qualification
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (9)
Question Number and Text DP25 : Which is the highest qualification (she/he) has got?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
School cert or Matri13.09.4
CSE grade 2-524.012.5
CSE grade 131.03.1
GCSE grades D-G42.06.3
GCSE grades A-C58.125.0
O level64.012.5
O level A - C71.03.1
A level107.121.9
O grades131.03.1
Std grades 1 - 3151.03.1
Missing or wild-936.4Missing
Inapplicable-8941399.3Missing
Valid cases32Missing cases9449
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpresbgmMonth started economic status - proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (4)
Question Number and Text DP10M : When did (NAME) start being (STATUS AT P9) (Month)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January116.26.6
February214.15.8
March37.12.9
April422.29.1
May524.39.9
June622.29.1
July724.39.9
August816.26.6
September937.415.3
October1022.29.1
November1119.27.9
December1219.27.9
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8910696.0Missing
Don't know-11291.4Missing
Valid cases242Missing cases9239
Question RouteIF ((DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) AND DIVIEVR = 1 AND DJBSTAT NE 7) If proxy or telephone subject has been interviewed before and is not currently a full time student
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpresbgyYear started economic status - proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (4)
Question Number and Text DP10Y : When did (NAME) start being (STATUS AT P9) (Year)
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
81.6913.342595
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated13713.9100.0
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8910696.0Missing
Valid cases371Missing cases9110
Question RouteIF ((DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) AND DIVIEVR = 1 AND DJBSTAT NE 7) If proxy or telephone subject has been interviewed before and is not currently a full time student
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6


dpreslyStarted status after 1.9.93 - proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (4)
Question Number and Text DP11 : Was it after September 1st 1993?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, after 1.9.9314.016.0
No, on/before 1.9.93221.284.0
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8945099.7Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases25Missing cases9456
Question RouteIF ((DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) AND DIVIEVR = 1 AND DJBSTAT NE 7 AND DPRESBG-M/Y = -1) If proxy or telephone subject has been interviewed before and is not currently a full time student and proxy does not know starting date of subject's current economic status
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprf101Income: NI retirement pension - proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text DP63A : Please look at this card (p12) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? NI Retirement (old age) pension
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned089.955.3
NI retir pension172.844.7
Inapplicable-8932098.3Missing
Valid cases161Missing cases9320
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprf102Income: pension from prev. empl.-pxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text DP63B : Please look at this card (p12) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Pension from previous employer(s)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01311.481.4
Pension prev emp230.318.6
Inapplicable-8932098.3Missing
Valid cases161Missing cases9320
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprf116Income: invaldty/disablty allowance-pxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text DP63C : Please look at this card (p12) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Invalidity and/or Disability Allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01371.485.1
Invalidity allow324.314.9
Inapplicable-8932098.3Missing
Valid cases161Missing cases9320
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Financial Management: Allowances
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprf131Income: UB and/or income support-proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text DP63D : Please look at this card (p12) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Unemployment Benefits and/or Income Support
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01261.378.3
UB and/or IS435.421.7
Inapplicable-8932098.3Missing
Valid cases161Missing cases9320
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Financial Management: Allowances
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprf134Income: NI sickness benefit-proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text DP63E : Please look at this card (p12) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? National Insurance Sickness Benefit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01561.696.9
NI sick benefit55.13.1
Inapplicable-8932098.3Missing
Valid cases161Missing cases9320
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Financial Management: Allowances
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5


dprf135Income: child benefit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text DP63F : Please look at this card (p12) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Child Benefit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01231.376.4
Child benefit638.423.6
Inapplicable-8932098.3Missing
Valid cases161Missing cases9320
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Financial Management: Allowances
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprf137Income: family credit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text DP63G : Please look at this card (p12) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Family Credit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01581.798.1
Family credit73.01.9
Inapplicable-8932098.3Missing
Valid cases161Missing cases9320
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Financial Management: Allowances
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprf139Income: housing ben/rent rebate-proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text DP63H : Please look at this card (p12) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Housing Benefit/Rent Rebate
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01461.590.7
Housing benefit815.29.3
Inapplicable-8932098.3Missing
Valid cases161Missing cases9320
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsFinancial Management: Allowances
Housing: Allowances/Rebates
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprf141Income: other state benefit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text DP63I : Please look at this card (p12) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Any Other State Benefit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01291.480.1
Other state benefit932.319.9
Inapplicable-8932098.3Missing
Valid cases161Missing cases9320
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsFinancial Management: Allowances
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprfirnIncome: none of listed benefits-proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (19)
Question Number and Text DP63NONE : Please look at this card (p12) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? None/Don't know/Refused
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
None02582.7100.0
Inapplicable-8922197.3Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Valid cases258Missing cases9223
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsFinancial Management: Allowances
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprearnProxy's total earnings, banded
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (17)
Question Number and Text DP54 : Would you please look at this card (p10) and give me the letter for the group in which you would place (NAME's) total earnings from this job before tax and other deductions?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No earnings at all02.01.0
Lt 25 pw/lt 1299 pa13.01.5
25-39 pw/1300-209923.01.5
40-59 pw/2100-309933.01.5
60-79 pw/3100-419944.02.1
80-99 pw/4200-519957.13.6
100-124/5200-649969.14.6
125-149/6500-7799719.29.8
150-179/7800-9299816.28.2
180-209/9300-10999916.28.2
210-259/11k-134991023.211.9
260-299/13500-159991120.210.3
300-379/16k-199991222.211.3
380-479/20k-249991315.27.7
480+ pw/25k+ pa1432.316.5
Inapplicable-8928798.0Missing
Valid cases194Missing cases9287
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 AND (DJBHAS = 1 OR (DJBHAS = 2 AND DJBOFF = 1))) If proxy subject did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsIncomes
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteIncludes imputed data. As this is a variable directly associated with a question, the imputation flag DPREARNI 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 OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprjbbgmMonth started current job-proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (16)
Question Number and Text DP52M : When did (NAME) start working in this job? (Month)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January116.28.7
February212.16.6
March36.13.3
April415.28.2
May514.17.7
June612.16.6
July713.17.1
August812.16.6
September935.419.1
October1022.212.0
November1115.28.2
December1211.16.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8920897.1Missing
Don't know-189.9Missing
Valid cases183Missing cases9298
Question RouteIF ((DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) AND (DJBHAS = 1 OR (DJBHAS = 2 AND DJBOFF = 1))) If proxy or telephone subject did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprjbbgyYear started current job-proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (16)
Question Number and Text DP52Y : When did (NAME) start working in this job? (Year)
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
86.927.975995
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated12652.8100.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8920897.1Missing
Don't know-17.1Missing
Valid cases265Missing cases9216
Question RouteIF ((DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) AND (DJBHAS = 1 OR (DJBHAS = 2 AND DJBOFF = 1))) If proxy or telephone subject did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6


dprjblyJob started after 1.9.93-proxy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (17)
Question Number and Text DP53 : Was it after September 1st 1993?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, before 1.9.9312.028.6
No on/before 1.9.9325.171.4
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8947399.9Missing
Valid cases7Missing cases9474
Question RouteIF ((DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO = 3) AND (DJBHAS = 1 OR (DJBHAS = 2 AND DJBOFF = 1)) AND DPRJBBG-M/Y = -1) If proxy or telephone subject did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from and proxy does not know starting date of subject's current job
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprfitbProxy's personal income, banded
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (20)
Question Number and Text DP64 : Would you please look at this card (p10) and give me the letter for the group in which you would place (NAME's) total personal income from all sources, before tax and other deductions.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No income at all016.23.8
Lt 25 pw/lt 1299 pa114.13.3
25-39 pw/1300-2099219.24.5
40-59 pw/2100-3099334.48.1
60-79 pw/3100-4199434.48.1
80-99 pw/4200-5199518.24.3
100-124/5200-6499639.49.3
125-149/6500-7799733.37.9
150-179/7800-9299822.25.3
180-209/9300-10999925.36.0
210-259/11k-134991028.36.7
260-299/13500-159991126.36.2
300-379/16k-199991234.48.1
380-479/20k-249991329.36.9
480+ pw/25k+ pa1447.511.2
Inapplicable-8906095.6Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases418Missing cases9063
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2) If proxy interview
Index TermsIncomes
NoteIncludes imputed data. As this is a variable directly associated with a question, the imputation flag DPRFITBI 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 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


divpaProxy questionnaire: informant alone
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text DPI1A : Who was present during the interview? Informant alone
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Informant alone12252.4100.0
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8924997.6Missing
Valid cases225Missing cases9256
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2) If proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


divpbProxy questionnaire: partner alone
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text DPI1B : Who was present during the interview? Partner present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned044.557.1
Partner present233.342.9
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8939799.1Missing
Valid cases77Missing cases9404
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2) If proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


divpcProxy questionnaire: adult present
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text DPI1C : Who was present during the interview? Other adult(s) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned050.564.9
Other adlts pres327.335.1
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8939799.1Missing
Valid cases77Missing cases9404
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2) If proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


divpdProxy questionnaire: child present
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text DPI1D : Who was present during the interview? Child(ren) present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned053.668.8
Children present424.331.2
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8939799.1Missing
Valid cases77Missing cases9404
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2) If proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


divpeProxy questionnaire: supervisor present
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text DPI1E : Who was present during the interview? Supervisor present
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned076.898.7
Supervisor present51.01.3
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8939799.1Missing
Valid cases77Missing cases9404
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2) If proxy interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dtelwhyWhy has a telephone interview
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (1)
Question Number and Text DT2B : What is the reason the person is being interviewed by phone?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Too old116.214.3
Too busy257.650.9
Other37.16.3
Care of ill /old45.14.5
Stressful fam sit54.03.6
Refused full intv.617.215.2
HH memb says refuse76.15.4
Inapplicable-8936998.8Missing
Valid cases112Missing cases9369
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=3) If R gave a telephone interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14


dprjbftProxy's Job full time / part time
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (16)
Question Number and Text DP51 : Would you say (his/her) current job is part-time or full-time?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Part time140.414.9
Full time22282.485.1
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8920897.1Missing
Valid cases268Missing cases9213
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=2 or DIVFIO=3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dtlfiyrlTelephone questionnaire: Annual job pay
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (16)
Question Number and Text DT45 : What are your total annual earnings from this job before tax and other deductions?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
15637.2214973.5672899999
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated165.7100.0
Inapplicable-8940299.2Missing
Refused-24.0Missing
Don't know-110.1Missing
Valid cases65Missing cases9416
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=3 AND (DJBHAS=1 OR (DJBHAS=2 AND DJBOFF=1))) If telephone respondent did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from.
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Incomes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14


dtlfiyrTelephone questionnaire: Annual income
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireTelephone (18)
Question Number and Text DT50 : What is your total annual personal income from all sources before tax and other deductions?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
12799.2314199.84099999
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.01.1
Amount stated1921.098.9
Inapplicable-8936998.8Missing
Refused-27.1Missing
Don't know-112.1Missing
Valid cases93Missing cases9388
Question RouteIF (DIVFIO=3) If R gave a telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14


pidCross-wave person identifier
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text DEG3 : 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


pidpCross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


diviow3Interview outcome Wave 3
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text DEG6 : Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Full interview1832387.891.7
Proxy22302.42.5
Telephone31641.71.8
Refusal485.9.9
Elig - in non-cont H532.3.4
Child under 1661511.61.7
Elig - in refusal HH737.4.4
Moved845.5.5
Out of scope/institd93.0.0
Other119.1.1
Inapplicable-84024.2Missing
Valid cases9079Missing cases402
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW4


dhhmemHousehold membership
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text DEG9 : Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Orig member resident1898894.894.8
Orig member absent29.1.1
Enum membr -rejoiner573.8.8
New entrant -residen64024.24.2
Retired rejoiner89.1.1
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
NoteCopied variable from Record Type DINDALL. Approximate equivalent to AHGCIA.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dnewhyNew entrants - why living in HH
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text DEG10 : Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Listed member0899794.995.0
Marriage/cohab21601.71.7
From college/univers343.5.5
From institution41.0.0
Never left522.2.2
Moved in with parent668.7.7
Shared accommodation762.7.7
Other81181.21.2
Don't know-110.1Missing
Valid cases9471Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Changes
Relationship between Household Members
NoteCopied variable from Record Type DINDALL.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dnemnjnNew entrants - month joined HH
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text DEG12M : Interviewer Check
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Original member0901895.195.3
January131.3.3
February222.2.2
March319.2.2
April436.4.4
May526.3.3
June647.5.5
July748.5.5
August846.5.5
September974.8.8
October1058.6.6
November1117.2.2
December1219.2.2
Don't know-120.2Missing
Valid cases9461Missing cases20
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousehold Changes
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteCopied variable from Record Type DINDSAMP. Approximate equivalent to AHGMJN.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18