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ejbsectEmploying organisation: current job
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text EE9 : Which of the types of organisations on this card (18) do you work for (in your main job)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Private firm/company1341036.969.9
Civil Srv/Cntrl Govt22002.24.1
Local Govt/town hall36677.213.7
NHS or higher educ43463.77.1
Natnalised industry541.4.8
Non-profit orgs.61511.63.1
Armed forces732.3.7
Other831.3.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8436847.2Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases4878Missing cases4371
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee.
Index TermsEmployment: Sector and Duties
NoteFrom Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejbonusPay includes bonuses or profit share
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (31)
Question Number and Text EE31 : Does your pay ever include incentive bonuses or profit related pay?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1129514.027.8
No2336536.472.2
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-8414744.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-19.1Missing
Valid cases4660Missing cases4589
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee.
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteIncludes any extra payments, incl. performance bonuses and sales commissions, but not overtime. From Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejbrisePay includes annual increments
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (31)
Question Number and Text EE32 : Some people can normally expect their pay to rise every year by moving to the next point on the scale, as well as receiving negotiated pay rises. Are you paid on this type of incremental scale?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1183719.940.8
No2266428.859.2
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8414744.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11681.8Missing
Valid cases4501Missing cases4748
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee.
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteFrom Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


etujbplUnion or staff association at workplace
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (31)
Question Number and Text EE33 : Is there a trade union, or a similar body such as a staff association, recognised by your management for negotiating pay or conditions for the people doing your sort of job in your workplace?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1214323.247.5
No2237025.652.5
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8414744.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-11651.8Missing
Valid cases4513Missing cases4736
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee.
Index TermsTrade Unions and Union Membership
NoteIncludes "in-house" staff associations, but excludes employers' organisations (e.g. National Farmers' Union). From Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


etuin1Member of workplace union
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (31)
Question Number and Text EE34 : Are you a member of this trade union/association?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1140115.165.4
No27418.034.6
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8668272.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases2142Missing cases7107
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1 AND ETUJBPL = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and there is a trade union or equivalent in workplace
Index TermsTrade Unions and Union Membership
NoteFrom Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


etuin2Member of any trade union or similar
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (32)
Question Number and Text EE35 : Are you a member of any trade union or similar body?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11211.33.7
No2314033.996.3
Missing or wild-918.2Missing
Inapplicable-8554860.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases3261Missing cases5988
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1 AND ((ETUJBPL = 1 AND ETUIN1 = 2) OR ETUJBPL = 2 OR -1)) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and either there is not (or R does not know of) a trade union or equivalent in workplace or there is and R is not a member
Index TermsTrade Unions and Union Membership
NoteFrom Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


ejboppsPromotion opportunities in current job
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (32)
Question Number and Text EE36 : In your current job do you have opportunities for promotion?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1200021.644.1
No2253527.455.9
Missing or wild-964.7Missing
Inapplicable-8414744.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-181.9Missing
Valid cases4535Missing cases4714
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee.
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
NoteFrom Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejbtimeTimes of day usually work
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (32)
Question Number and Text EE37 : Which of the categories on this card (21) best describes the times of day you usually work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Mornings only12873.16.1
Afternoons only286.91.8
During the day3318034.468.0
Evenings only41321.42.8
At night51121.22.4
Both lunch/eves664.71.4
Other times/day722.2.5
Rotating shifts84615.09.9
Varies/no pattern92292.54.9
Other1033.4.7
Daytime and evenings1171.81.5
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8414744.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases4677Missing cases4572
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee.
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
NoteFrom Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year. New category (11) coded from 'other' responses at Wave 5 and formalised into the question from Wave 6.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


epaysStarting pay: job start after 1.9.94
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (33)
Question Number and Text EE43 : How much were you usually paid when you started working in your present position?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2031.835005.66037000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.0.2
Amount stated14805.299.8
Missing or wild-925.3Missing
Inapplicable-8721078.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Same as now-3101311.0Missing
Refused-238.4Missing
Don't know-160.6Missing
Valid cases481Missing cases8768
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1 AND EJBBGLY = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and R started present position after 1.9.94
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for EPAYGW
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


epayswStarting pay period (weeks): current job
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (34)
Question Number and Text EE44OC : And what period did that cover?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
.204.0.9
1.001952.142.9
2.0012.12.6
3.002.0.4
4.0027.35.9
4.331631.835.8
52.0052.611.4
Missing or wild-9.0035.4Missing
Inapplicable-8.00832190.0Missing
Proxy respondent-7.004224.6Missing
Per hour-4.0016.2Missing
Valid cases455Missing cases8794
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1 AND EJBBGLY = 2 AND EPAYS GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and R started present position after 1.9.94 and usual pay when R started present position is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for EPAYGW
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


epaysgStarting pay gross or net: current job
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (34)
Question Number and Text EE45 : And was that before or after any deductions for tax, national insurance, union dues and so on or were there usually no deductions made at all from your salary?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before deductions12172.346.2
After deductions21741.937.0
No deductions379.916.8
Missing or wild-936.4Missing
Inapplicable-8832190.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases470Missing cases8779
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1 AND EJBBGLY = 2 AND EPAYS GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and R started present position after 1.9.94 and usual pay when R started present position is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for EPAYGW
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejbpenPension: employer runs a pension scheme
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (34)
Question Number and Text EE38 : Does your present employer run a pension scheme or superannuation scheme for which you are eligible?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1291231.563.9
No2164217.836.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8414744.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-11241.3Missing
Valid cases4554Missing cases4695
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee.
Index TermsEmployment: Superannuation and Pension Schemes
NoteFrom Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejbpenmPension: member of employers scheme
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (34)
Question Number and Text EE39 : Do you belong to your employer's pension scheme?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1216523.474.5
No27428.025.5
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8591363.9Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases2907Missing cases6342
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1 AND EJBPEN = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and employer runs a pension or superannuation scheme for which R is eligible
Index TermsEmployment: Superannuation and Pension Schemes
NoteFrom Waves 2 to 4, this was not asked of employees still in same job as previous year.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


epaylyUsual pay at 1.9.94
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (35)
Question Number and Text EE48 : Thinking back to September 1st last year, at that time how much were you usually paid?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
5553.0212206.33475000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1911.0100.0
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8865093.5Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Same as now-351.6Missing
Refused-27.1Missing
Don't know-115.2Missing
Valid cases91Missing cases9158
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1 AND EIVLYR = 2 AND EJBBGLY = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.94
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for EPAYGW
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


epaylywUsual pay at 1.9.94: pay period (weeks)
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (35)
Question Number and Text EE49OC : And what period did that cover?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
.201.01.1
1.0027.330.3
2.002.02.2
4.003.03.4
4.3337.441.6
52.0019.221.3
Missing or wild-9.0013.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.00872394.3Missing
Proxy respondent-7.004224.6Missing
Per hour-4.002.0Missing
Valid cases89Missing cases9160
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1 AND EIVLYR = 2 AND EJBBGLY = 1 AND EPAYLY GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.94 and usual pay at 1.9.94 is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


epaylygUsual pay at 1.9.94: gross/net deduction
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (35)
Question Number and Text EE50 : And was that before or after any deductions for tax, national insurance, union dues and so on or were there usually no deductions at all made from your salary?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Before deductions142.546.2
After deductions241.445.1
No deductions38.18.8
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8872394.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases91Missing cases9158
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 1 AND EIVLYR = 2 AND EJBBGLY = 1 AND EPAYLY GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is an employee and was not interviewed last year and started present position on or before 1.9.94 and usual pay at 1.9.94 is recorded
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejsbossS/emp: hires employees
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (37)
Question Number and Text EE54 : First of all, do you have any employees?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, has employees12242.430.4
No, no employees25125.569.6
Inapplicable-8851392.0Missing
Valid cases736Missing cases8513
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteSelf-employed covers people who do not receive wage or salary from employer.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejssizeS/emp: number of employees
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (37)
Question Number and Text EE55 : How many people do you employ?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1 - 211021.145.5
3 - 9281.936.2
10 - 24328.312.5
25 - 4944.01.8
50 - 9957.13.1
200 - 49971.0.4
1000 or more91.0.4
Inapplicable-8902597.6Missing
Valid cases224Missing cases9025
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSBOSS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and has employees
Index TermsEmployment: Workplace and Size of Firm
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteCovers anyone directly employed by R, to whom R pays wages and is responsible for NI and tax. Excludes consultants, partners. Excludes R as employee.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejshrsS/emp: hours normally worked per week
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (37)
Question Number and Text EE56 : How many hours in total do you usually work a week in your job?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
44.4419.36299
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16537.1100.0
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-121.2Missing
Valid cases653Missing cases8596
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
NoteWhether job is full-time or part-time is given in derived variable EJBFT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejshrlkS/emp: preference over hours worked
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (37)
Question Number and Text EE57 : Thinking about the hours you work, assuming that you would earn the same amount per hour as at present would you prefer to
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Work fewer hours12502.737.7
Work more hours276.811.4
Contin same hrs33383.750.9
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-19.1Missing
Valid cases664Missing cases8585
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejstimeS/emp: times of day usually work
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text EE58 : Which of the categories on this card (21) best describes the times of day you usually work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Mornings only128.34.2
Afternoons only26.1.9
During the day34134.561.4
Evenings only413.11.9
At night55.1.7
Both lunch/eves615.22.2
Other times day75.1.7
Rotating shifts815.22.2
Varies/no pattern91401.520.8
Other103.0.4
Daytime and evenings1130.34.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases673Missing cases8576
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
NoteNew category (11) coded from 'other' responses at Wave 5 and formalised into the question from Wave 6.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejstypeS/emp: nature of employment
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text EE59 : You said you are self-employed. Does this mean that you run your own business or professional practice or do you usually work for other people or organisations but on a self-employed basis?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Own busin/pract14074.460.6
Work for others22292.534.1
Both336.45.4
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases672Missing cases8577
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


ejsaccsS/emp: draws up profit/loss accounts
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text EE60 : Do you draw up profit or loss accounts?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14675.070.1
No21992.229.9
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-17.1Missing
Valid cases666Missing cases8583
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejsprfS/emp: net profit in last yearly account
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (38)
Question Number and Text EE61 : How much net profit did you make, in the most recent 12 months, or the most recent period for which you have figures, from your share of the business or practice?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
15342.3916879.27099999
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Nothing or loss027.38.7
Amount stated12833.191.3
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8836090.4Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Refused-257.6Missing
Don't know-1991.1Missing
Valid cases310Missing cases8939
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSACCS = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and draws up profit or loss accounts
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
NoteIncludes amounts put back into business.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejsprbmS/emp: date accounts began: month
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text EE62BM : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Month began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January128.39.8
February214.24.9
March311.13.9
April484.929.5
May528.39.8
June616.25.6
July721.27.4
August822.27.7
September926.39.1
October1018.26.3
November1113.14.6
December124.01.4
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8854192.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases285Missing cases8964
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSACCS = 1 AND EJSPRF GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and draws up profit or loss accounts and has indicated net profit in last yearly account
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejsprbyS/emp: date accounts began: year
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text EE62BY : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Year began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1989891.0.4
1992925.11.8
19939367.723.5
1994942052.271.9
1995957.12.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8854192.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases285Missing cases8964
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSACCS = 1 AND EJSPRF GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and draws up profit or loss accounts and has indicated net profit in last yearly account
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


ejspremS/emp: date accounts ended: month
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text EE62EM : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Month ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January114.24.9
February213.14.6
March327.39.5
April476.826.8
May523.28.1
June621.27.4
July716.25.6
August820.27.0
September924.38.5
October1023.28.1
November1110.13.5
December1217.26.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8854192.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases284Missing cases8965
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSACCS = 1 AND EJSPRF GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and draws up profit or loss accounts and has indicated net profit in last yearly account
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejspreyS/emp: date accounts ended: year
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text EE62EY : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Year ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1990901.0.4
1992921.0.4
1993937.12.5
19949471.824.9
1995952032.271.2
1996962.0.7
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8854192.3Missing
Proxy-74224.6Missing
Valid cases285Missing cases8964
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSACCS = 1 AND EJSPRF GT 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and draws up profit or loss accounts and has indicated net profit in last yearly account
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


ejspaylS/emp: last gross earnings
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text EE63 : How much did you earn (before tax) in the last 12 months or the most recent period for which you have figures?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
9419.278905.65050000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
02.01.4
Amount stated11431.598.6
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8862093.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Refused-26.1Missing
Don't know-151.6Missing
Valid cases145Missing cases9104
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSACCS = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and does not draw up profit or loss accounts
Index TermsEmployment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteSee Note for EPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


ejspybmS/emp: month gross pay accounts began
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text EE64BM : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Month began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January18.15.8
February22.01.4
March36.14.3
April441.429.5
May54.02.9
June64.02.9
July710.17.2
August83.02.2
September929.320.9
October1015.210.8
November1113.19.4
December124.02.9
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-8867793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases139Missing cases9110
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSACCS = 2 AND EJSPAYL GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and does not draw up profit or loss accounts and has indicated last gross earnings
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for EPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


ejspybyS/emp: year gross pay accounts began
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text EE64BY : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Year began
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1993936.14.3
1994941051.175.0
19959529.320.7
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Inapplicable-8867793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases140Missing cases9109
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSACCS = 2 AND EJSPAYL GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and does not draw up profit or loss accounts and has indicated last gross earnings
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for EPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


ejspyemS/emp: month gross pay accounts ended
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text EE64EM : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Month ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January14.02.9
February23.02.1
March313.19.3
April432.322.9
May54.02.9
June61.0.7
July75.13.6
August84.02.9
September927.319.3
October1022.215.7
November1117.212.1
December128.15.7
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Inapplicable-8867793.8Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases140Missing cases9109
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSACCS = 2 AND EJSPAYL GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and does not draw up profit or loss accounts and has indicated last gross earnings
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for EPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


ejspyeyS/emp: Year gross pay accounts ended
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (39)
Question Number and Text EE64EY : What are the dates of the period to which these figures relate? Year ended
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1994949.16.4
1995951261.490.0
1996965.13.6
Missing or wild-98.1Missing
Inapplicable-8867793.8Missing
Proxy-74224.6Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases140Missing cases9109
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSACCS = 2 AND EJSPAYL GE 0) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed and does not draw up profit or loss accounts and has indicated last gross earnings
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Wages, Salary and Deductions
NoteSee Note for EPAYGW.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


ejsplS/emp: work location
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (40)
Question Number and Text EE65 : Where do you mainly work? Is it...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
At home11161.317.2
From own home21501.622.3
Sep business prems31952.129.0
From van or stall415.22.2
Client/custmrs prems51852.027.5
Some other place612.11.8
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases673Missing cases8576
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Workplace and Size of Firm
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteWorking at home = does major part of work there. Working from home = uses home as base but travels out to do work.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejsttwtS/emp: Minutes spent travelling to work
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (40)
Question Number and Text EE66 : About how much time does it usually take for you to get to work each day, door to door?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
24.4925.571240
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated13343.6100.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8841991.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Period uncodeable-357.6Missing
Don't know-115.2Missing
Valid cases334Missing cases8915
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSPL = 3-6) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed not working at or from home
Index TermsTransport
Employment: Self-Employment
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejsttwmS/emp: Main means of travel to work
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (40)
Question Number and Text EE67 : And what usually is your main means of travel to work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Brit Rail/train17.11.8
Underground/tube27.11.8
Bus or coach35.11.3
Moto cycle/moped41.0.3
Car or van53143.478.5
Car/van passenger624.36.0
Pedal cycle77.11.8
Walks all way831.37.8
Other94.01.0
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8841991.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases400Missing cases8849
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2 AND EJSPL = 3-6) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed not working at or from home
Index TermsTransport
Employment: Self-Employment
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejssat1S/emp: job satisfaction: total pay
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text EE68A : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (22) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 1. The total pay, including any overtime or bonuses
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply020.23.0
Not satisf at all124.33.6
230.34.5
374.811.1
Not satis/dissatis457.68.6
51301.419.5
62142.332.1
Completely satis71171.317.6
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-18.1Missing
Valid cases666Missing cases8583
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejssat2S/emp: job satisfaction: job security
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text EE68B : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (22) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 2. Your job security
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply031.34.6
Not satis at all125.33.7
228.34.2
368.710.2
Not satis/dissatis474.811.1
5911.013.6
61832.027.4
Completely satis71671.825.0
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-17.1Missing
Valid cases667Missing cases8582
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejssat3S/emp: job satisfaction: initiative
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text EE68C : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (22) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 3. Being able to use your own initiative
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply05.1.7
Not satis at all11.0.1
23.0.4
39.11.3
Not satis/dissatis414.22.1
550.57.5
62142.332.0
Completely satis73724.055.7
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases668Missing cases8581
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


ejssat4S/emp: job satisfaction: work itself
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text EE68D : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (22) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 4. The actual work itself
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply01.0.1
Not satis at all13.0.4
29.11.3
313.11.9
Not satis/dissatis436.45.4
5951.014.2
62893.143.3
Completely satis72222.433.2
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases668Missing cases8581
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejssat5S/emp: job satisfaction: hours worked
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text EE68E : I'm going to read out a list of various aspects of jobs, and for each one I'd like you to tell me from this card (22) which number best describes how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with that particular aspect of your own present job. 5. The hours you work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply02.0.3
Not satis at all121.23.1
223.23.4
385.912.7
Not satis/dissatis474.811.1
51311.419.6
62052.230.7
Completely satis71271.419.0
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases668Missing cases8581
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Employment: Self-Employment
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejssatS/emp: job satisfaction: overall
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text EE69 : All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your present job overall using the same 1 - 7 scale?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satis at all13.0.5
26.1.9
328.34.2
Not satis/dissatis447.57.1
51131.217.0
63093.346.4
Completely satis71601.724.0
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-18.1Missing
Valid cases666Missing cases8583
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Self-Employment
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejsbgdS/emp: day started present job
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text EE70D : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Day
Valid cases233Missing cases9016
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteRefers to self-employment as sole or main job; excludes working self-employed on the side while in other main job. See note for EJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejsbgmS/emp: month started present job
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text EE70M : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Month
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January148.58.7
February228.35.1
March340.47.2
April464.711.6
May546.58.3
June642.57.6
July752.69.4
August858.610.5
September967.712.1
October1044.57.9
November1143.57.8
December1222.24.0
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-11201.3Missing
Valid cases554Missing cases8695
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for EJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ejsbgyS/emp: year started present job
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (41)
Question Number and Text EE70Y : On what date did you start doing your present job, by that I mean the beginning of your current spell of doing the work you are doing now on a self-employed basis? Year
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
86.359.463096
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated16707.2100.0
Inapplicable-8815388.2Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases670Missing cases8579
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBSEMP = 2) Asked if R did paid work last week, or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and is self-employed
Index TermsEmployment: Length of Job Tenure
Employment: Self-Employment
NoteSee note for EJBBGD.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6


ejbedHad work related training since 1.9.94
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text EE71 : Since September 1st last year, have you taken part in any education or training schemes or courses, as part of your present employment?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1178119.333.3
No2356038.566.7
Missing or wild-913.1Missing
Inapplicable-8347337.6Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases5341Missing cases3908
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) ) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Education: Recent Education and Training
NoteIn Wave One, only the employed were asked this. Thereafter, this was extended to all currently working. The scope of the question was widened to include education or training courses. The block of questions was moved from near the beginning, and has settled near the end, of the employment section. The Wave One questions were also asked in a slightly different order.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


ejbed1Training: induction for current job
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text EE72A : Was any of this training (mentioned at DE71) Training to help you get started in your current job?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes13133.417.9
No2143715.582.1
Missing or wild-944.5Missing
Inapplicable-8703376.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases1750Missing cases7499
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment since 1.9.94
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Education: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for EJBED.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


ejbed2Training:increase skills for current job
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text EE72B : Was any of this training (mentioned at DE71) To increase your skills in your current job for example by learning new technology?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1127113.772.3
No24875.327.7
Missing or wild-936.4Missing
Inapplicable-8703376.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases1758Missing cases7491
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment since 1.9.94
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Education: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for EJBED.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


ejbed3Training: improve skills for current job
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text EE72C : Was any of this training (mentioned at DE71) To improve your skills in your current job?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1145015.782.2
No23133.417.8
Missing or wild-931.3Missing
Inapplicable-8703376.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases1763Missing cases7486
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment since 1.9.94
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Education: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for EJBED.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


ejbed4Training: preparation for future jobs
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text EE72D : Was any of this training (mentioned at DE71) To prepare you for a job or jobs you might do in the future?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes192410.052.7
No28289.047.3
Missing or wild-942.5Missing
Inapplicable-8703376.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases1752Missing cases7497
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment since 1.9.94
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Education: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for EJBED.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7


ejbed5Training: to develop skills generally
Record TypeEINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (42)
Question Number and Text EE72E : Was any of this training (mentioned at DE71) To develop your skills generally?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1139715.179.7
No23563.820.3
Missing or wild-941.4Missing
Inapplicable-8703376.0Missing
Proxy respondent-74224.6Missing
Valid cases1753Missing cases7496
Question RouteIF (EJBHAS = 1 OR (EJBHAS = 2 AND EJBOFF = 1) AND EJBED = 1) Asked if R did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job that was away from, and R has taken part in education or training scheme(s) or course(s) as part of present employment since 1.9.94
Index TermsEmployment: Prospects and Training
Education: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for EJBED.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7