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dmrjbossHired employees, most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13363.531.9
No27177.668.1
Missing or wild-945.5Missing
Inapplicable-8782982.6Missing
Proxy respondent-71481.6Missing
Never had a job-34064.3Missing
Valid cases1053Missing cases8428
Question RouteUses wJSBOSS, wJLBOSS from wINDRESP, and wJHBOSS from wJOBHIST, as defined by DJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjmngrManagerial duties, most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Manager1117012.315.0
Foreman/supervisor2124613.116.0
Not mngr/supervisor3536856.669.0
Missing or wild-990.9Missing
Inapplicable-8105311.1Missing
Proxy respondent-71481.6Missing
Never had a job-34064.3Missing
Valid cases7784Missing cases1697
Question RouteUses wJBMNGR, wJLMNGR from wINDRESP, and wJHMNGR from wJOBHIST, as defined by DJLID.
Index TermsEmployment History: Size, Sector and Duties
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjsizeNumber at workplace, most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1 - 215265.56.5
3 - 92130513.816.0
10 - 243131213.816.1
25 - 49495510.111.7
50 - 9958378.810.3
100 - 19967638.09.4
200 - 49979139.611.2
500 - 99984805.15.9
1000 or more96807.28.4
DK but Under 251072.8.9
DK but 25+112933.13.6
Missing or wild-97918.3Missing
Proxy respondent-71481.6Missing
Never had a job-34064.3Missing
Valid cases8136Missing cases1345
Question RouteUses wJBSIZE, wJSSIZE, wJLSIZE from wINDRESP, and wJHSIZE from wJOBHIST, as defined by DJLID.
Index TermsEmployment History: Size, Sector and Duties
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjsegSocio economic group: most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Employers,large111.1.1
Managers,large26316.77.1
Employers,small31902.02.1
Managers,small44034.34.5
Professional Self-em566.7.7
Professional employe63073.23.5
Int. non-manual,work799910.511.3
Int. non-man,foreman84014.24.5
Junior non-manual9184619.520.8
Personal service wrk106016.36.8
Foreman manual113854.14.3
Skilled manual wkrs128488.99.6
Semi-skilled manual1395310.110.8
Unskilled manual wkr145565.96.3
Own account wkrs155165.45.8
Farmers - employers,1630.3.3
Farmers - own accoun1722.2.2
Agricultural workers1882.9.9
Members of armed for1914.1.2
Missing-964.7Missing
Not Applicable-82.0Missing
Proxy respondent-71481.6Missing
Never had a job-34064.3Missing
Valid cases8861Missing cases620
Question RouteUses wJBSEG, wJLSEG from wINDRESP, and wJHSEG from wJOBHIST, as defined by DJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjgoldGoldthorpe Class: most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Service class,higher1106111.212.0
Service class,lower2162617.218.4
Routine non-manual e3125413.214.2
Personal service wor48198.69.2
Sml props w employee51651.71.9
Sml props w/o employ64945.25.6
Farmers,Smallholders773.8.8
Foreman,Technicians86516.97.3
Skilled manual worke96907.37.8
Semi,unskilled manua10195920.722.1
Agricultural workers1169.7.8
Missing-964.7Missing
Not Applicable-82.0Missing
Proxy respondent-71481.6Missing
Never had a job-34064.3Missing
Valid cases8861Missing cases620
Question RouteUses wJBGOLD, wJLGOLD from wINDRESP, and wJHGOLD from wJOBHIST, as defined by DJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjrgscRG Social Class: most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Professional occ13743.94.2
technic2228424.125.8
Skilled non-manual3228324.125.8
Skilled manual4176318.619.9
Partly skilled occ5154816.317.5
Unskilled occ65956.36.7
Armed Forces714.1.2
Missing or wild-964.7Missing
Inapplicable-82.0Missing
Proxy respondent-71481.6Missing
Never had a job-34064.3Missing
Valid cases8861Missing cases620
Question RouteUses wJBRGSC, wJLRGSC from wINDRESP, and wJHRGSC from wJOBHIST, as defined by DJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjiscoInternational SOC: most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases9267Missing cases214
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjcssmCambridge Scale M: most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
33.2417.580.5690.32
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.00886193.5100.0
Missing or wild-9.0064.7Missing
Inapplicable-8.002.0Missing
Proxy respondent-7.001481.6Missing
Never had a job-3.004064.3Missing
Valid cases8861Missing cases620
Question RouteUses wJBCSSM, wJLCSSM from wINDRESP, and wJHCSSM from wJOBHIST, as defined by DJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjcssfCambridge Scale F: most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
33.8018.660.5599.99
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1.00886193.5100.0
Missing or wild-9.0064.7Missing
Inapplicable-8.002.0Missing
Proxy respondent-7.001481.6Missing
Never had a job-3.004064.3Missing
Valid cases8861Missing cases620
Question RouteUses wJBCSSF, wJLCSSF from wINDRESP, and wJHCSSF from wJOBHIST, as defined by DJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjhgsHope-Goldthorpe Scale: most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
44.1815.80082.05
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
.009.1.1
Amount stated1.00885293.499.9
Missing or wild-9.0064.7Missing
Inapplicable-8.002.0Missing
Proxy respondent-7.001481.6Missing
Never had a job-3.004064.3Missing
Valid cases8861Missing cases620
Question RouteUses wJBHGS, wJLHGS from wINDRESP, and wJHHGS from wJOBHIST, as defined by DJLID.
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteMost recent job is current job, or last job reported at this or a preceding wave.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjsecSocio-Economic Class: most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Employers large org1022.2.2
Higher managerial202152.32.4
Higher prof tradn'l312672.83.0
Higher prof new emp32971.01.1
High prof trad s.emp3373.8.8
High prof new s.emp344.0.0
Lower Prof trad emps419359.910.5
Lower Prof new emps4244.5.5
Lwr Prof trad s.emp4373.8.8
Lower Prof new s.emp4417.2.2
Lower manag occupns505215.55.9
Hgher supervis occup603253.43.7
admin718098.59.1
serv723313.53.7
aux731191.31.3
Intermed engineering7437.4.4
Emp,small (non-prof)812262.42.5
Emp,small (agricult)8233.3.4
Own acct wkrs(n.pro)915696.06.4
Own acct wkrs(agric)9233.3.4
Lwr supervis occups1005886.26.6
Lwr technical craft1112823.03.2
Lwr tech process op11282.9.9
Semi-routine sales1215766.16.5
Semi-routine service1225285.66.0
Semi-routine tech1231441.51.6
Semi-routine op1242252.42.5
Semi-routine agric12538.4.4
Semi-routine cleri126961.01.1
Semi-rtne childcare12745.5.5
serv1312843.03.2
Routine production1322472.62.8
Routine technical1333814.04.3
Routine operative1345716.06.4
Routine agricultrl13526.3.3
Missing-964.7Missing
-71481.6Missing
-34064.3Missing
Valid cases8863Missing cases618
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ddoiy4Date of interview: 4 digit year
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1994900595.095.0
19954765.05.0
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Question RouteUses DDOIY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dplnowy4Year moved to present address: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1991.077.4819261995
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated1159016.8100.0
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8786983.0Missing
Don't know-19.1Missing
Valid cases1590Missing cases7891
Question RouteUses DPLNOWY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dedendy4Year left education inst.: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
19939.16.8
19941211.391.7
19952.01.5
Missing or wild-917.2Missing
Inapplicable-8888693.7Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
-325.3Missing
Valid cases132Missing cases9349
Question RouteUses DEDENDY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEducation: Recent Education and Training
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6


dmlchy4Marital status change, 4 digit year
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
199342.415.3
19942322.484.7
Missing or wild-917.2Missing
Inapplicable-8919096.9Missing
Valid cases274Missing cases9207
Question RouteUses DMLCHY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsMarital and Cohabitation History
Marital Status
Relationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dyr2uk4Year came to Britain: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1983.138.6019641994
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated145.5100.0
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8900995.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases45Missing cases9436
Question RouteUses DYR2UK on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsGeographic Location
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djbbgy4Year started current job: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1989.715.7519451995
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated1473750.0100.0
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8431645.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases4737Missing cases4744
Question RouteUses DJBBGY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djsprby4S/emp: date accounts began: 4 digit year
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
19881.0.3
19891.0.3
19902.0.7
19918.12.8
199274.825.8
19931962.168.3
19945.11.7
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8876892.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases287Missing cases9194
Question RouteUses DJSPRBY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djsprey4S/emp: date accounts ended: 4 digit year
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
19891.0.3
19901.0.3
19912.0.7
199211.13.8
199380.828.0
19941902.066.4
19951.0.3
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8876892.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases286Missing cases9195
Question RouteUses DJSPREY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djspyby4S/emp: year gross pay began: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
199210.17.5
1993991.074.4
199423.217.3
19951.0.8
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8892294.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases133Missing cases9348
Question RouteUses DJSPYBY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


djspyey4S/emp: Year gross pay ended: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
199312.19.0
19941191.389.5
19952.01.5
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8892294.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases133Missing cases9348
Question RouteUses DJSPYEY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


djsbgy4S/emp: year started present job: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1986.178.8419361995
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated16897.3100.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8836588.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-15.1Missing
Valid cases689Missing cases8792
Question RouteUses DJSBGY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dcjsbgy4Year labour force status began: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1986.889.0419221995
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated1900194.9100.0
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-151.5Missing
Valid cases9001Missing cases480
Question RouteUses DCJSBGY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djlend4Year left last job: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1987.4910.0919311994
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated167.7100.0
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Inapplicable-8898594.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases67Missing cases9414
Question RouteUses DJLEND on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpenb4y4Year pre 1.7.88 pension started: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1984.044.9419431988
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated14114.3100.0
Missing or wild-916.2Missing
Inapplicable-8857590.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-158.6Missing
Valid cases411Missing cases9070
Question RouteUses DPENB4YR on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpenyr4Year post 1.7.88 pension started: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
198869.77.5
19891451.515.7
19901661.817.9
19911251.313.5
19921511.616.3
19931361.414.7
19941311.414.1
19953.0.3
Missing or wild-917.2Missing
Inapplicable-8806285.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-154.6Missing
Valid cases926Missing cases8555
Question RouteUses DPENYR on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsFinancial Management: Pensions
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dpresby4Year started ec. status - proxy: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1981.6913.3419251995
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated13713.9100.0
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8910696.0Missing
Valid cases371Missing cases9110
Question RouteUses DPRESBGY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dprjbby4Year started current job-proxy: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1986.927.9719591995
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated12652.8100.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8920897.1Missing
Don't know-17.1Missing
Valid cases265Missing cases9216
Question RouteUses DPRJBBGY on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dneyrjn4New entrants - year joined HH: 4 digit
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Current resident0901895.195.4
19921.0.0
199342.4.4
19943944.24.2
19952.0.0
Don't know-124.3Missing
Valid cases9457Missing cases24
Question RouteUses DNEYRJN on Record DINDRESP.
Index TermsHousehold Changes
NoteFour-digit version of year base variable.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dsppidCross-wave person identifier of spouse
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases9478Missing cases3
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dfpidCross-wave person identifier of father
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmpidCross-wave person identifier of mother
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ddistmovDistance of residential move
Record TypeDINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
36.4985.790667.93
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1.0094710.0100.0
Missing-9.004.0Missing
Inapplicable-8.00853090.0Missing
Valid cases947Missing cases8534
Question RouteALL
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
NoteIf respondent has moved then this shows the distance in kilometres from previous residence.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dregion2Government Office Region
Record TypeDINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
North East14384.64.6
North West2113712.012.0
Humber38999.59.5
East Midlands48048.58.5
West Midlands58268.78.7
East of England68058.58.5
London797110.210.2
South East8135114.214.2
South West98709.29.2
Wales105095.45.4
Scotland118719.29.2
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Question RouteInternally computed from confidential data on Survey database.
Index TermsGeographic Location
NoteGovernment Office Region created in 1994 and finalised in 1998 when Herseyside was merged into the North West.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


discedISCED levels
Record TypeDINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not defined0961.01.1
Primary1255326.928.2
low secondary22652.82.9
3c:low sec-voc3265428.029.3
3a:hisec-mivoc498710.410.9
5b:higher voc5165317.418.2
5a:first degree67097.57.8
6:higher degree71431.51.6
Proxy and or phone-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9060Missing cases421
Question RouteUses DIVFIO DAGE DSCEND DFENOW DFEEND DSCHOOL DFETYPE DSCTYPE DJBSTAT DQFX DQFXA DQFXB DQFXC DQFXD DQFXE DQFXF DQFXG DQFXH DQFXI DQFXJ DQFXK DQFXL DQFXM DQFXN DQFEDX DQFEDXA DNQFEXA DQFEDXB DNQFEXB DQFEDXC DNQFEXC DQFEDXD DQFEDXE DNQFEXE DQFEDXF DNQFEXF DQFEDXG DNQFEXG DQFEDXH DNQFEXH DQFEDXI DNQFEXI DQFEDXJ DNQFEXJ DQFEDXK DNQFEXK DEDENDY. Uses wISCED on all previous wINDRESP Records. Uses key linking variables on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteEuropean equivalent to wQFEDHI/wQFACHI. See note in Vol A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dcasminCASMIN levels
Record TypeDINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9961.01Missing
proxy and/or phone-74214.44Missing
1a:none1244625.8027.29
1b:elementary23723.924.15
1c:basic voc37858.288.76
2b:middle gen4138014.5615.39
2a:middle voc54895.165.46
2c_gen:hi gen65675.986.33
2c_voc:hi voc74204.434.69
3a:low tert8165317.4318.44
3b:high tert98528.999.5
Total9481100.00
Valid cases8964Missing cases517
Question RouteUses DIVFIO DAGE DSCEND DFENOW DFEEND DSCHOOL DFETYPE DSCTYPE DJBSTAT DQFX DQFXA DQFXB DQFXC DQFXD DQFXE DQFXF DQFXG DQFXH DQFXI DQFXJ DQFXK DQFXL DQFXM DQFXN DQFEDX DQFEDXA DNQFEXA DQFEDXB DNQFEXB DQFEDXC DNQFEXC DQFEDXD DQFEDXE DNQFEXE DQFEDXF DNQFEXF DQFEDXG DNQFEXG DQFEDXH DNQFEXH DQFEDXI DNQFEXI DQFEDXJ DNQFEXJ DQFEDXK DNQFEXK DEDENDY. Uses wCASMIN on all previous wINDRESP Records. Uses key linking variables on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteEuropean equivalent to wQFEDHI/wQFACHI. See note in Vol A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djbisconInternational SOC (num): present job
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases5707Missing cases3774
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
NoteNumeric version of string (alphanumeric) variable DJBISCO
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djlisconInternational SOC (num): last job
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases62Missing cases9419
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment: Sector and Duties
NoteNumeric version of string (alphanumeric) variable DJLISCO
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjiscnInternational SOC (num): most recent job
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases9267Missing cases214
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Employment History: Size, Sector and Duties
Social Classification
NoteNumeric version of string (alphanumeric) variable DMRJISCO
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djbsoc_ccOccupation (SOC): current main job - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases5708Missing cases3773
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djlsoc_ccOccupation (SOC) of last job - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases62Missing cases9419
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dj2soc_ccOccupation (SOC), second job - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases804Missing cases8677
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djusoc_ccOccupation (SOC) of job sought - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases551Missing cases8930
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djbsocly_ccOccupation (SOC): job on 1.9.2005 - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases5268Missing cases4213
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dspsoc_ccSpouse/partner's Occupation - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases3790Missing cases5691
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjsoc_ccOccupation (SOC) of most recent job - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9620.65Missing
proxy and/or phone-71481.56Missing
never had a job-34064.28Missing
Total9481100.00
Valid cases8865Missing cases616
Index TermsEmployment: Industrial and Occupational Classification
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djbiscon_ccInternational SOC (num): present job - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
466.72249.5211933
Valid cases5707Missing cases3774
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djliscon_ccInternational SOC (num): last job - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
579.56243.03122932
Valid cases62Missing cases9419
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjiscn_ccInternational SOC (num): most recent job - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
474.92268.560933
Valid cases9267Missing cases214
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djbisco_ccInternational SOC : present job - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


djlisco_ccInternational SOC : last job - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dmrjisco_ccInternational SOC: most recent job - condensed
Record TypeDINDRESP
Valid cases9481Missing cases0
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dplbornc_cccountry of birth: condensed UKHLS classification
Record TypeDINDRESP
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-960.06Missing
inapplicable-8900995.02Missing
proxy and/or phone-74214.44Missing
republic of ireland510.012.22
france610.012.22
germany710.012.22
italy820.024.44
cyprus1120.024.44
turkey1210.012.22
australia1310.012.22
new zealand1430.036.67
canada1510.012.22
u.s.a1610.012.22
india1810.012.22
pakistan1930.036.67
kenya2210.012.22
ghana2310.012.22
uganda2510.012.22
south africa2650.0511.11
jamaica2710.012.22
other country97180.1940.0
Total9481100.00
Valid cases45Missing cases9436
Index TermsEthnicity
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18