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ehidhousehold identification number
Record TypeEEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text EHID : Office Code
Valid cases27672Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


epnoego's person number
Record TypeEEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text EPNO : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1743426.926.9
2738126.726.7
3566120.520.5
4420415.215.2
519006.96.9
66582.42.4
7247.9.9
884.3.3
946.2.2
1043.2.2
1114.1.1
Valid cases27672Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


eopnoalter's person number
Record TypeEEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1743426.926.9
2738126.726.7
3566120.520.5
4420415.215.2
519006.96.9
66582.42.4
7247.9.9
884.3.3
946.2.2
1043.2.2
1114.1.1
Valid cases27672Missing cases0
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


erelrelationship of eopno to epno
Record TypeEEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Undefined0114.4.4
Lawful spouse2537819.419.4
Live-in partner39163.33.3
Natural child4682224.724.7
Adopted child557.2.2
Foster child64.0.0
Step/partner's-child73371.21.2
Daughter/son-in-law9116.4.4
Natural brother/sist10452216.316.3
Other brother/sister1156.2.2
Brother/sister-in-la1228.1.1
Natural parent13682224.724.7
Other parent1461.2.2
Mother/father-in-law15116.4.4
Any grand parent16168.6.6
Any grand child17168.6.6
Any cousin1812.0.0
Any aunt/uncle1915.1.1
Any nephew/niece2015.1.1
Any other relative216.0.0
Lodger/border2363.2.2
Unrelated sharer2411284.14.1
Step parent253371.21.2
Landlady/lord2763.2.2
Half-sibling283361.21.2
Other3012.0.0
Valid cases27672Missing cases0
Question RouteUses EPNO EHGR2R EHGSEX EMASTAT EHGSPN EHGFNO EHGMNO on Record EINDALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


esexsex
Record TypeEEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text ED11 : Interviewer Check: sex of respondent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male11395350.450.4
Female21370949.549.6
Missing or wild-910.0Missing
Valid cases27662Missing cases10
Question RouteALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


eosexalter's sex
Record TypeEEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male11395350.450.4
Female21370949.549.6
Missing or wild-910.0Missing
Valid cases27662Missing cases10
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


elwstatalter's residence at last wave
Record TypeEEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Co-resident12418487.494.0
Different household23581.31.4
Alter birth34571.71.8
Not in sample67162.62.8
Ego New entrant-819577.1Missing
Valid cases25715Missing cases1957
Question RouteUses EHID EPNO EOPNO EREL on Record EEGOALT. Uses PID ESAMPST EMOVEST on Record EINDALL. Uses DIVFHO on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteAllows computation of h/hold composition change measures since previous wave.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


enwstatalter's residence at next wave
Record TypeEEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Still co-resident12443688.388.3
Different household216526.06.0
Alter out of scope432.1.1
Alter died594.3.3
Both non-resp, DK73001.11.1
Ego left sample89793.53.5
Ego died/out scope9179.6.6
Valid cases27672Missing cases0
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteThis variable can only exist at a particular Wave once the next Wave of data has been collected.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidcross-wave person identifier
Record TypeEEGOALT
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text EEG3
Valid cases27672Missing cases0
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 TypeEEGOALT
Valid cases27672Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


eopidalter's cross-wave person identifier
Record TypeEEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases27672Missing cases0
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18