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BHPS Documentation and Questionnaires

fhidhousehold identification number
Record TypeFEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text FHID : Office Code
Valid cases28272Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fpnoego's person number
Record TypeFEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text FPNO : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1758326.826.8
2754526.726.7
3585620.720.7
4424715.015.0
518886.76.7
66652.42.4
72851.01.0
8109.4.4
944.2.2
1026.1.1
1117.1.1
127.0.0
Valid cases28272Missing 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


fopnoalter's person number
Record TypeFEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1758326.826.8
2754526.726.7
3585620.720.7
4424715.015.0
518886.76.7
66652.42.4
72851.01.0
8109.4.4
944.2.2
1026.1.1
1117.1.1
127.0.0
Valid cases28272Missing 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


frelrelationship of dopno to dpno
Record TypeFEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Undefined0118.4.4
Lawful spouse2535618.918.9
Live-in partner310183.63.6
Natural child4688424.324.3
Adopted child554.2.2
Foster child66.0.0
Step/partner's-child73851.41.4
Daughter/son-in-law9116.4.4
Natural brother/sist10468216.616.6
Other brother/sister1148.2.2
Brother/sister-in-la1251.2.2
Natural parent13688424.324.3
Other parent1460.2.2
Mother/father-in-law15116.4.4
Any grand parent16126.4.4
Any grand child17126.4.4
Any cousin1828.1.1
Any aunt/uncle1929.1.1
Any nephew/niece2029.1.1
Any other relative212.0.0
Lodger/border2369.2.2
Unrelated sharer2412534.44.4
Step parent253851.41.4
Landlady/lord2769.2.2
Half-sibling283721.31.3
Other306.0.0
Valid cases28272Missing cases0
Question RouteUses FPNO FHGR2R FHGSEX FMASTAT FHGSPN FHGFNO FHGMNO on Record FINDALL
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


fsexsex
Record TypeFEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text FD11 : Interviewer Check: sex of respondent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male11421950.350.3
Female21405349.749.7
Valid cases28272Missing cases0
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


fosexalter's sex
Record TypeFEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male11421950.350.3
Female21405349.749.7
Valid cases28272Missing 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


flwstatalter's residence at last wave
Record TypeFEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Co-resident12450686.794.0
Different household23241.11.2
Alter birth34501.61.7
Not in sample67952.83.0
Ego New entrant-821977.8Missing
Valid cases26075Missing cases2197
Question RouteUses FHID FPNO FOPNO FREL on Record FEGOALT. Uses PID FSAMPST FMOVEST on Record FINDALL. Uses EIVFHO 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


fnwstatalter's residence at next wave
Record TypeFEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Still co-resident12432286.086.0
Different household218926.76.7
Alter out of scope421.1.1
Alter died569.2.2
Both non-resp, DK74361.51.5
Ego left sample813614.84.8
Ego died/out scope9171.6.6
Valid cases28272Missing 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 TypeFEGOALT
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text FEG3
Valid cases28272Missing 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 TypeFEGOALT
Valid cases28272Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fopidalter's cross-wave person identifier
Record TypeFEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases28272Missing cases0
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18