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fiv1Others present during interview
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text FI1 : Were any other people present during any of this interview?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1403642.844.4
No2506153.655.6
Missing or wild-940.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9097Missing cases341
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fiv2Did others influence interview
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text FI2 : Did any of these people seem to influence any of the answers given by the respondent? (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A great deal116.2.4
A fair amount228.3.7
A little32762.96.8
Not at all4373539.692.1
Missing or wild-91061.1Missing
Inapplicable-8522555.4Missing
Proxy respondent-752.6Missing
Valid cases4055Missing cases5383
Question RouteIF (FIV1=1) Asked if other people present during any of interview
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fiv4Cooperation of respondent
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text FI4 : In general, the respondent's co-operation during the interview was ...... (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very good1800184.886.5
Good2106211.311.5
Fair31601.71.7
Poor415.2.2
Very poor57.1.1
Missing or wild-91932.0Missing
Valid cases9245Missing cases193
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fiv5Completion of tracking schedule
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (90)
Question Number and Text FI5 : Was the respondent willing to complete the tracking schedule?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, completed1856690.896.9
No, refused21491.61.7
Other31221.31.4
Missing or wild-96016.4Missing
Valid cases8837Missing cases601
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fiv6aProblems affecting interview: eyesight
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (91)
Question Number and Text FI6A : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Poor eyesight (blindness). (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes180.8.9
No2888194.199.1
Missing or wild-91761.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8961Missing cases477
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fiv6bProblems affecting interview: hearing
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (91)
Question Number and Text FI6B : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Hearing problems. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11561.71.7
No2880693.398.3
Missing or wild-91751.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8962Missing cases476
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fiv6cProblems affecting interview: reading
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (91)
Question Number and Text FI6C : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Reading difficulties. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes176.8.8
No2888494.199.2
Missing or wild-91771.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8960Missing cases478
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fiv6dProblems affecting interview: english
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (91)
Question Number and Text FI6D : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? English was 2nd language. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes171.8.8
No2888894.299.2
Missing or wild-91781.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8959Missing cases479
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fiv6eProblems affecting interview: language
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (91)
Question Number and Text FI6E : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Other language problems. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes116.2.2
No2893994.799.8
Missing or wild-91821.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8955Missing cases483
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fiv6fProblems affecting interview: interprete
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (91)
Question Number and Text FI7 : Did the respondent have any of the following problems which may have affected the interview? Interpreter used. (Interviewer observations)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes150.5.6
No2863991.599.4
Missing or wild-94484.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8689Missing cases749
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fiv7PNO of interpreter
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (91)
Question Number and Text FI8 : Write in person number of interpreter from household grid or 00 if not in household
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
No interpreter HH03.010.3
111.137.9
23.010.3
38.127.6
42.06.9
52.06.9
Missing or wild-94695.0Missing
Inapplicable-8863991.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases29Missing cases9409
Question RouteIF (FIV6F=1) Asked if R used an interpreter
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqaGHQ: concentration
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text FS1A : Have you recently....been able to concentrate on whatever you're doing?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Better thn usual16066.46.7
Same as usual2664270.473.6
Less than usual3153916.317.1
Much less thn usual42352.52.6
Missing or wild-91151.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9022Missing cases416
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NotePart of the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ) question battery originally developed as a screening instrument for psychiatric illness, but is often used as an indicator of subjective well-being. See note on variable wHLGHQ1 in Notes on Derived Variables in Appendix to Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqbGHQ: loss of sleep
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text FS1B : Have you recently....lost much sleep over worry?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1297931.633.0
No more than usual2426045.147.2
Rather more thn usul3149615.916.6
Much more than usual42863.03.2
Missing or wild-91161.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9021Missing cases417
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqcGHQ: playing a useful role
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text FS1C : Have you recently....felt that you were playing a useful part in things?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More than usual1129213.714.3
Same as usual2656669.672.8
Less so397010.310.8
Much less41952.12.2
Missing or wild-91141.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9023Missing cases415
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqdGHQ: capable of making decisions
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (2)
Question Number and Text FS1D : Have you recently....felt capable of making decisions about things?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More than usual1136514.515.1
Same as usual2680972.175.4
Less so37568.08.4
Much less4951.01.1
Missing or wild-91121.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9025Missing cases413
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqeGHQ: constantly under strain
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text FS1E : Have you recently....felt constantly under strain?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1175318.619.4
No more than usual2455448.350.4
Rather more3233424.725.8
Much more43924.24.3
Missing or wild-91041.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9033Missing cases405
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqfGHQ: problem overcoming difficulties
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text FS1F : Have you recently....felt you couldn't overcome your difficulties?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1292231.032.4
No more than usual2480350.953.2
Rather more3110711.712.3
Much more41972.12.2
Missing or wild-91081.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9029Missing cases409
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqgGHQ: enjoy day-to-day activities
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text FS1G : Have you recently....been able to enjoy your normal day-to-day activities?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More than usual18999.510.0
Same as usual2642268.071.1
Less so3148615.716.4
Much less42272.42.5
Missing or wild-91031.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9034Missing cases404
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqhGHQ: ability to face problems
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text FS1H : Have you recently....been able to face up to problems?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More than usual198910.510.9
Same as usual2704074.677.9
Less so38879.49.8
Much less41171.21.3
Missing or wild-91041.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9033Missing cases405
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqiGHQ: unhappy or depressed
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (3)
Question Number and Text FS1I : Have you recently....been feeling unhappy or depressed?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1298331.633.0
No more thn usual2394441.843.7
Rather more3172618.319.1
Much more43794.04.2
Missing or wild-91051.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9032Missing cases406
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqjGHQ: losing confidence
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text FS1J : Have you recently....been losing confidence in yourself?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1425745.147.1
No more than usual2352337.339.0
Rather more3108111.512.0
Much more41691.81.9
Missing or wild-91071.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9030Missing cases408
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqkGHQ: believe in self-worth
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text FS1K : Have you recently....been thinking of yourself as a worthless person?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not at all1600863.766.5
No more than usual2233224.725.8
Rather more35876.26.5
Much more41031.11.1
Missing or wild-91071.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9030Missing cases408
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fghqlGHQ: general happiness
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text FS1L : Have you recently....been feeling reasonably happy, all things considered?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More than usual1129513.714.3
Same as usual2649968.972.0
Less so3105411.211.7
Much less41821.92.0
Missing or wild-91071.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9030Missing cases408
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
NoteSee note for FGHQA.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fopfamjCohabiting is always wrong
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text FS2A : Living together outside of marriage is always wrong
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree15415.76.0
Agree27327.88.1
Neithr agree, disagr3257527.328.5
Disagree4303932.233.7
Strongly disagree5214022.723.7
Missing or wild-91101.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9027Missing cases411
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsValues, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6


fopfamkAdult children should care for parents
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text FS2B : Adult children have an obligation to look after their elderly parents
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree16446.87.1
Agree2254727.028.2
Neithr agree, disagr3300031.833.2
Disagree4235525.026.1
Strongly disagree54815.15.3
Missing or wild-91101.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9027Missing cases411
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsValues, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


fopfamlDivorce better than unhappy marriage
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text FS2C : It is better to divorce than to continue an unhappy marriage.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1215922.923.9
Agree2495152.554.9
Neithr agree, disagr3149915.916.6
Disagree43583.84.0
Strongly disagree558.6.6
Missing or wild-91121.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9025Missing cases413
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsValues, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


fopfammThe man should be head of household
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text FS2D : The man should be the head of the household
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree13984.24.4
Agree2132014.014.6
Neithr agree, disagr3304132.233.7
Disagree4294231.232.6
Strongly disagree5133014.114.7
Missing or wild-91061.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9031Missing cases407
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsGender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6


fopfamnBible Gods word and true
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text FS2E : The Bible is God's word and every word in it is true
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree14985.35.5
Agree2100710.711.2
Neithr agree, disagr3327034.636.3
Disagree4243025.727.0
Strongly disagree5181119.220.1
Missing or wild-91211.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9016Missing cases422
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsReligion
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6


flfsat1Satisfaction with: health
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text FS3A : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your health
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all14224.54.7
23513.73.9
38839.49.8
4131313.914.5
5187419.920.7
6242625.726.9
Completely satisfied7176518.719.5
Missing-91031.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9034Missing cases404
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


flfsat2Satisfaction with: income of hhold
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text FS3B : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........The income of your household
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all16797.27.5
26677.17.4
3117312.413.0
4182219.320.2
5204921.722.7
6155416.517.2
Completely satisfied7107111.311.9
Missing-91201.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Valid cases9015Missing cases423
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


flfsat3Satisfaction with: house/flat
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text FS3C : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your house/flat
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all12382.52.6
22963.13.3
35806.16.4
4119912.713.3
5181119.220.1
6244425.927.1
Completely satisfied7243725.827.1
Missing-91321.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9005Missing cases433
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
Neighbourhood and Residence
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


flfsat4Satisfaction with: spouse/partner
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text FS3D : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your husband/wife/partner
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply0263127.929.2
Not satisfied at all183.9.9
272.8.8
31902.02.1
43403.63.8
55505.86.1
6140114.815.6
Completely satisfied7373239.541.5
Missing-91381.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8999Missing cases439
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


flfsat5Satisfaction with: job
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text FS3E : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your job (if in employment)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply0331535.137.2
Not satisfied at all11962.12.2
22442.62.7
35155.55.8
49099.610.2
5142415.116.0
6140814.915.8
Completely satisfied79039.610.1
Missing-92232.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8914Missing cases524
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsEmployment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


flfsat6Satisfaction with: social life
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text FS3F : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your social life
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all12843.03.1
23463.73.8
37858.38.7
4155716.517.2
5215022.823.8
6212322.523.5
Completely satisfied7179219.019.8
Missing-91001.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9037Missing cases401
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


flfsat7Satisfaction with: amount of leisure time
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text FS3G : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........The amount of leisure time you have
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all13293.53.6
25816.26.4
3115012.212.7
4154716.417.1
5183319.420.3
6151516.116.8
Completely satisfied7207522.023.0
Missing-91071.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9030Missing cases408
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
Leisure Activity
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


flfsat8Satisfaction with: use of leisure time
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text FS3H : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........The way you spend your leisure time
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all12692.93.0
24274.54.7
39089.610.1
4155116.417.2
5208822.123.1
6187819.920.8
Completely satisfied7191020.221.1
Missing-91061.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9031Missing cases407
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
Leisure Activity
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


flfsatoSatisfaction with: life overall
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text FS4A : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........your life overall
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all11431.51.6
22172.32.4
35275.65.8
4131513.914.6
5254026.928.1
6282129.931.2
Completely satisfied7146915.616.3
Missing-91051.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases9032Missing cases406
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


flfsatlSatisfaction compared with last year
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text FS4B : Would you say that you are more satisfied with life, less satisfied or feel about the same as you did a year ago?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
More satisfied1265728.229.6
Les satisfied2143315.216.0
About the same3488751.854.4
Missing-989.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Don't know-171.8Missing
Valid cases8977Missing cases461
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


fnetsx1Sex of 1st closest friend
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text FS5A : Here are a few questions about your friends. Please choose the three people you consider to be your closest friends. They should not include people who live with you but they can include relatives. Is this (1st closest) friend male or female?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male1387641.143.6
Female2500753.156.4
Missing or wild-92542.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8883Missing cases555
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


fnetsx2Sex of 2nd closest friend
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text FS5A : Is this (2nd closest) friend male or female?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male1351037.241.3
Female2498852.958.7
Missing or wild-96396.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8498Missing cases940
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


fnetsx3Sex of 3rd closest friend
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text FS5A : Is this (3rd closest) friend male or female?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male1337035.741.9
Female2467249.558.1
Missing or wild-9109511.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8042Missing cases1396
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


fnet1wrWhether 1st closest friend is relation
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text FS5B : Is this person a relative?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1272328.930.7
No2614365.169.3
Missing or wild-92712.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8866Missing cases572
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


fnet2wrWhether 2nd closest friend is relation
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text FS5B : Is this person a relative?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1221223.426.2
No2624466.273.8
Missing or wild-96817.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases8456Missing cases982
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


fnet3wrWhether 3rd closest friend is relation
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text FS5B : Is this person a relative?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1184819.623.1
No2614765.176.9
Missing or wild-9114212.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Valid cases7995Missing cases1443
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


fnet1agAge of 1st closest friend
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text FS5C : What is your friend's age?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
42.1816.70294
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1880093.2100.0
Missing or wild-93313.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases8800Missing cases638
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18


fnet2agAge of 2nd closest friend
Record TypeFINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text FS5C : What is your friend's age?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
40.7716.23893
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1839588.9100.0
Missing or wild-97367.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73013.2Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases8395Missing cases1043
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W18