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dhlstatHealth over last 12 months
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (13)
Question Number and Text DM1 : Please think back over the last 12 months about how your health has been. Compared to people of your own age, would you say that your health has on the whole been ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Excellent1223723.623.6
Good2455448.048.1
Fair3189019.920.0
Poor46316.76.7
Very poor51611.71.7
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases9473Missing cases8
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlzestEnergy compared with people of same age
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (13)
Question Number and Text DM2 : How energetic do you feel compared to most people of your age ? Would you say you are ....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More energetic1233824.725.9
About the same2524055.358.1
Less energetic3144215.216.0
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-137.4Missing
Valid cases9020Missing cases461
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dhldsblRegistered disabled
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (13)
Question Number and Text DM3 : Can I check, are you registered as a disabled person, either with Social Services or with a green card?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14064.34.3
No2905195.595.7
Missing or wild-921.2Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases9457Missing cases24
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W13


dhlprbHealth problems: none
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4M0 : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? None
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0418444.1100.0
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Inapplicable-8528355.7Missing
Valid cases4184Missing cases5297
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteThe Wave One responses to the questions on health problems were processed to derive equivalent responses to those elicited directly at later Waves .
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbaHealth problems: Arms, legs, hands, etc
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4A : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Problems or disability connected with: arms, legs, hands, feet, back, or neck (including arthritis and rheumatism)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0711175.075.1
Probs arms or legs1235624.824.9
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbbHealth problems: Sight
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4B : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Difficulty in seeing (other than needing glasses to read normal size print)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0901095.095.2
Difficulty seeing14574.84.8
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbcHealth problems: Hearing
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4C : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Difficulty in hearing
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0871591.992.1
Difficulty hearing17527.97.9
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbdHealth problems: Skin conditions/allergy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4D : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Skin conditions/allergies
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0849189.689.7
Skin conds, allergie197610.310.3
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbeHealth problems: Chest/breathing
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4E : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Chest/breathing problems, asthma, bronchitis
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0831987.787.9
Chest, breathing pro1114812.112.1
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbfHealth problems: Heart/blood pressure
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4F : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Heart/blood pressure or blood circulation problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0830487.687.7
Heart and blood1116312.312.3
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbgHealth problems: Stomach or digestion
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4G : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Stomach/liver/kidneys
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0888393.793.8
Stomach, liver, kidn15846.26.2
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbhHealth problems: Diabetes
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4H : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Diabetes
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0926397.797.8
Diabetes12042.22.2
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbiHealth problems: Anxiety, depression, etc
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4I : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Anxiety, depression or bad nerves
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0887993.793.8
Anxiety, depression15886.26.2
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbjHealth problems: Alcohol or drugs
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4J : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Alcohol or drug related problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0943599.599.7
Alcohol, drugs132.3.3
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbkHealth problems: Epilepsy
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4K : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Epilepsy
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0939199.199.2
Epilepsy176.8.8
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprblHealth problems: Migraine
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4L : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Migraine or frequent headaches
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0870391.891.9
Migraine freq hdache17648.18.1
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlprbmHealth problems: Other
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM4M : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (12)? Other health problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0910496.096.2
Other13633.83.8
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Valid cases9467Missing cases14
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for DHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlltHealth limits daily activities
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM5 : Does your health in any way limit your daily activities compared to most people of your age?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1134314.214.2
No2812985.785.8
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Valid cases9472Missing cases9
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlltaHealth hinders doing the housework
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM6A : Please look at this card (13) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Doing the housework
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned03223.436.5
Doing housework15615.963.5
Missing or wild-930.3Missing
Inapplicable-8856890.4Missing
Valid cases883Missing cases8598
Question RouteIF (DHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlltbHealth hinders climbing the stairs
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM6B : Please look at this card (13) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Climbing stairs
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02973.133.6
Climbing stairs25866.266.4
Missing or wild-930.3Missing
Inapplicable-8856890.4Missing
Valid cases883Missing cases8598
Question RouteIF (DHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlltcHealth hinders getting dressed
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM6C : Please look at this card (13) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Dressing yourself
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned06987.479.0
Dressing31852.021.0
Missing or wild-930.3Missing
Inapplicable-8856890.4Missing
Valid cases883Missing cases8598
Question RouteIF (DHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlltdHealth hinders walking more than 10 mins
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM6D : Please look at this card (13) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Walking for at least 10 minutes
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02782.931.5
Walking 10 mins46056.468.5
Missing or wild-930.3Missing
Inapplicable-8856890.4Missing
Valid cases883Missing cases8598
Question RouteIF (DHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhllteHealth no hindrance to listed activities
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM6E : Please look at this card (13) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? (None of these)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Something else54394.6100.0
Missing or wild-930.3Missing
Inapplicable-8901295.1Missing
Valid cases439Missing cases9042
Question RouteIF (DHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlltwHealth limits type or amount of work
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text DM7 : Does your health limit the type of work or the amount of work you can do?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1165717.517.5
No2781882.582.5
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Valid cases9475Missing cases6
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteFrom Wave 2 on interviewer is instructed to emphasise 'Includes both paid and unpaid work'.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlendwHealth prohibits some types of work
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (15)
Question Number and Text DM8 : Does your health keep you from doing some types of work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1142615.086.3
No21882.011.4
Can do nothing338.42.3
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8781882.5Missing
Don't know-15.1Missing
Valid cases1652Missing cases7829
Question RouteIF (DHLLTW = 1) Asked if health limits type or amount of work R could do
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteQuestion concerns complete exclusion from some types of jobs.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlltwaHow far health limits amount of work
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (15)
Question Number and Text DM9 : For work you can do, how much does your health limit the amount of work you can do?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A lot14855.130.0
Somewhat24955.230.6
Just a little34705.029.1
Not at all41661.810.3
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Inapplicable-8785682.9Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1616Missing cases7865
Question RouteIF (DHLLTW = 1 AND DHLENDW = 1-2 OR -1) Asked if health limits type of work R could do
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhl2gpNumber of visits to GP since 1.9.93
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (15)
Question Number and Text DM10 : Since September 1st last year, approximately how many times have you talked to, or visited a GP or family doctor about your own health? Please do not include any visits to a hospital.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
None1227424.025.1
One or two2334235.237.0
Three to five3183519.420.3
Six to ten48318.89.2
More than ten57628.08.4
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-17.1Missing
Valid cases9044Missing cases437
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dxdtsWhether accident since 1.9.93
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (15)
Question Number and Text DM11 : Since September 1st last year, have you had any kind of accident as a result of which you saw a doctor or went to hospital?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes195410.110.5
No2810185.489.5
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9055Missing cases426
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dnxdtsNo. of serious accidents since 1.9.93
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (15)
Question Number and Text DM12 : Have you had one accident or more than one?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
One18478.989.0
Two279.88.3
Three314.11.5
Four +412.11.3
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8810185.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases952Missing cases8529
Question RouteIF (DXDTS = 1) Asked if R has had an accident since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dxdt1mMonth of first accident
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text DM13AM : What month did that (first accident) happen in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January162.76.6
February251.55.4
March361.66.5
April460.66.4
May570.77.5
June6911.09.7
July71051.111.2
August81071.111.4
September91111.211.9
October101131.212.1
November1161.66.5
December1244.54.7
Missing or wild-915.2Missing
Inapplicable-8810185.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Can't remember-18.1Missing
Valid cases936Missing cases8545
Question RouteIF (DXDTS = 1) Asked if R has had an accident since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dxdt2mMonth of second accident
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text DM13BM : What month did that (second accident) happen in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January16.16.1
February26.16.1
March38.18.1
April48.18.1
May58.18.1
June66.16.1
July715.215.2
August816.216.2
September97.17.1
October1012.112.1
November114.04.0
December123.03.0
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8894894.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Can't remember-13.0Missing
Valid cases99Missing cases9382
Question RouteIF (DXDTS = 1 AND DNXDTS = 2-4) Asked if R has had 2 or more accidents since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dxdt3mMonth of third accident
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text DM13CM : What month did that (third accident) happen in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January11.04.2
February23.012.5
March31.04.2
April45.120.8
July71.04.2
August83.012.5
September92.08.3
October105.120.8
November111.04.2
December122.08.3
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Inapplicable-8902795.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Can't remember-11.0Missing
Valid cases24Missing cases9457
Question RouteIF (DXDTS = 1 AND DNXDTS = 3-4) Asked if R has had 3 or more accidents since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dxdt1yYear of first accident
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text DM13AY : Which year did that (first accident) happen in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1993931641.717.5
1994947718.182.1
1995954.0.4
Missing or wild-917.2Missing
Inapplicable-8810185.4Missing
Proxy-74214.4Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases939Missing cases8542
Question RouteIF (DXDTS = 1) Asked if R has had an accident since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dxdt2yYear of second accident
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text DM13BY : Which year did that (second accident) happen in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
19939310.19.9
199494911.090.1
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-8894894.4Missing
Proxy-74214.4Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases101Missing cases9380
Question RouteIF (DXDTS = 1 AND DNXDTS = 2-4) Asked if R has had 2 or more accidents since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dxdt3yYear of third accident
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text DM13CY : Which year did that (third accident) happen in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1993935.119.2
19949421.280.8
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8902795.2Missing
Proxy-74214.4Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases9455
Question RouteIF (DXDTS = 1 AND DNXDTS = 3-4) Asked if R has had 3 or more accidents since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dxdt1plLocation of first accident
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text DM14M1 : Where did your (first) accident happen?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Sports facilities11191.312.6
Normal workplace22162.323.0
Home or garden32863.030.4
School or college411.11.2
In motor vehicle574.87.9
On road/pavement61431.515.2
Other7921.09.8
Missing or wild-918.2Missing
Inapplicable-8810185.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases941Missing cases8540
Question RouteIF (DXDTS = 1) Asked if R has had an accident since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dxdt2plLocation of second accident
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text DM14M2 : Where did your (second) accident happen?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Sports facilities117.216.7
Normal workplace218.217.6
Home or garden343.542.2
School or college42.02.0
In motor vehicle55.14.9
On road/pavement612.111.8
Other75.14.9
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-8894894.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases102Missing cases9379
Question RouteIF (DXDTS = 1 AND DNXDTS = 2-4) Asked if R has had 2 or more accidents since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dxdt3plLocation of third accident
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text DM14M3 : Where did your (third) accident happen?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Sports facilities14.015.4
Normal workplace28.130.8
Home or garden39.134.6
In motor vehicle51.03.8
On road/pavement61.03.8
Other73.011.5
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8902795.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases26Missing cases9455
Question RouteIF (DXDTS = 1 AND DNXDTS = 3-4) Asked if R has had 3 or more accidents since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5


dhospHospital in-patient since 1.9.93
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text DM15 : Since September 1st last year, have you been in hospital or clinic as an in-patient overnight or longer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1102610.810.8
No2844889.189.2
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Can't remember-11.0Missing
Valid cases9474Missing cases7
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Hospital and Clinic Use
NoteIncludes visits for childbirth.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhospdHospital in-patient: days since 1.9.93
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (17)
Question Number and Text DM16 : Since September 1st last year, in all, how many days have you spent in a hospital or clinic as an in-patient?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
9.7019.201330
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1102410.8100.0
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8844989.1Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases1024Missing cases8457
Question RouteIF (DHOSP = 1) Asked if R hospital in-patient since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Hospital and Clinic Use
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhospchHospital stays were for childbirth
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (17)
Question Number and Text DM18 : Was any of this for child-birth?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes - all11831.947.9
Yes - some217.24.5
No31821.947.6
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8908995.9Missing
Valid cases382Missing cases9099
Question RouteIF (DHOSP = 1) Asked if R hospital in-patient since 1.9.93 and R is female and 45 or under
Index TermsHealth: Hospital and Clinic Use
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhospnhsHospital stays NHS or private
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (17)
Question Number and Text DM19 : Was/were your hospital stay(s) free under the National Health Service or paid for privately?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
All free under NHS18899.491.4
All paid privately271.77.3
Some NHS/private313.11.3
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8807585.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases973Missing cases8508
Question RouteIF (DHOSP = 1) Asked if R hospital in-patient since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Hospital and Clinic Use
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlsvHealth service: used any since 1.9.93
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text DM20 : Here is a list of some health and welfare services. Have you yourself made use of any of these services since September 1st last year?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1220423.224.4
No2684772.275.6
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9051Missing cases430
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlsvaHealth service: used health visitor
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text DM21A : Which services have you used? Health visitor, district nurse
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0844789.193.3
Used health visitor16046.46.7
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9051Missing cases430
Question RouteIF (DHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlsvanHealth service: health visitor NHS/priv
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text DM22A : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M21) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Health visitor, district nurse
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD15986.399.7
Private/voluntary22.0.3
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8844789.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases600Missing cases8881
Question RouteIF (DHLSV = 1 AND DHLSVA = 1) Asked if R has used health visitor or district nurse since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlsvafHealth service: health visitor free/paid
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text DM23A : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Health visitor, district nurse
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free15716.099.5
Paid21.0.2
Both32.0.3
Missing or wild-939.4Missing
Inapplicable-8844789.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases574Missing cases8907
Question RouteIF (DHLSV = 1 AND DHLSVA = 1) Asked if R has used ahealth visitor or district nurse since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


dhlsvbWelfare service: used home help
Record TypeDINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text DM21B : Which services have you used? Home-help
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0889293.898.2
Has used home help11591.71.8
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74214.4Missing
Valid cases9051Missing cases430
Question RouteIF (DHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.93
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18