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ghidHousehold identification number
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text GHID : Office Code
Valid cases6090Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghhdoiDay of interview
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text GH0AD : Office Code
Valid cases6059Missing cases31
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghhmoiMonth of interview
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text GH0AM : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January1711.21.2
February236.6.6
March315.2.2
April46.1.1
May51.0.0
August86.1.1
September9285646.947.1
October10196532.332.4
November1191014.915.0
December121933.23.2
Missing or wild-931.5Missing
Valid cases6059Missing cases31
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


ghhyoi4Year of interview
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text GH0AY : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1997593097.497.9
19981292.12.1
Missing or wild-931.5Missing
Valid cases6059Missing cases31
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
NoteDue to extended fieldwork period this is an important check on recall data, e.g. in ascertaining for instance which 'Winter' or 'January' R is referring to.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghstypeType of accommodation
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text GH0C : (from observation) What type of accommodation does the household live in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Det'd house/bungalow1121119.920.3
Semi-det'd house/bun2189531.131.8
End terraced house34908.08.2
Terraced house4115719.019.4
Purpose blt flat <1055318.78.9
Purpose blt flat >1062834.64.7
Converted flat <1071712.82.9
Converted flat >10823.4.4
Incl business prem942.7.7
Bedsitter under 101035.6.6
Bedsitter 10+ dwellg114.1.1
Bedsitter single occ1211.2.2
Sheltered accommdn1347.8.8
Institutional1437.6.6
Other1528.5.5
Missing or wild-9941.5Missing
T'phone q-not asked-731.5Missing
Valid cases5965Missing cases125
Question RouteALL
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteRefers to space used by h/hold, not to issued address. Code 7 implies access to business premises without going outside building. Question change from Wave One to Wave Two, recoded 'Other' 0 into 11 and new category 10 `Institution'. From Wave 5 on the coding frame was expanded to allow comparability with the European Community Household Panel.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsrinsInstitutional accommodation rented
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text GH1A : If institutional accommodation - Is accommodation rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes117.345.9
No220.354.1
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8601998.8Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases37Missing cases6053
Question RouteALL
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteKey routing check. Before Wave 2, respondents were not followed in institutions. See Section on Sampling in Vol A.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsroomNumber of rooms in accommodation
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text GH2 : I would like to ask you a few questions about your household's accommodation. How many rooms are there here, including bedrooms but excluding kitchens, bathrooms, and any rooms you may let or sublet?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1981.61.6
25288.78.9
3116519.119.5
4172928.429.0
5141923.323.8
65659.39.5
72594.34.3
8941.51.6
9631.01.1
1023.4.4
119.1.2
123.0.1
136.1.1
143.0.1
151.0.0
171.0.0
Missing or wild-953.9Missing
Inapplicable-840.7Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases5966Missing cases124
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteRooms currently sublet to persons outside h/hold are excluded, those occupied by lodgers or boarders within h/hold are included.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsowndHouse owned or rented
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text GH3 : Does your household own or rent this accommodation or does it come rent-free?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Owned or on mortgage1375161.662.4
Shared ownership218.3.3
Rented3210834.635.1
Rent free41272.12.1
Other58.1.1
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-840.7Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases6012Missing cases78
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteShared ownership includes co-ownership and equity sharing schemes. Rent-free excludes cases of complete rebate through Housing Benefit and payment by charity. Used in construction of derived variable GTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsowr1PNO of 1st person owning accommodation
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text GH4M1 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) owned?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in HH019.3.5
1332854.688.3
23365.58.9
353.91.4
423.4.6
57.1.2
61.0.0
71.0.0
81.0.0
Missing or wild-947.8Missing
Inapplicable-8224336.8Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases3769Missing cases2321
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteRecords Person Number
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsowr2PNO of 2nd person owning accommodation
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text GH4M2 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) owned?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in HH048.82.1
146.82.0
2202033.289.8
31071.84.8
421.3.9
56.1.3
61.0.0
81.0.0
Missing or wild-947.8Missing
Inapplicable-8376261.8Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases2250Missing cases3840
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteRecords Person Number
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmghaveHome mortgaged or owned outright
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text GH6 : Is this accommodation....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Owned outright1132121.735.0
Buying mortgage/loan2244840.265.0
Missing or wild-947.8Missing
Inapplicable-8224336.8Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases3769Missing cases2321
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable GTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsowrpOutright homeowner before 1.9.96
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text GH7 : Were you the outright owner(s) of this property before September 1st 1996?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1121720.092.3
No21021.77.7
Missing or wild-949.8Missing
Inapplicable-8469177.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases1319Missing cases4771
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 1) Asked if R's home is owned outright
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteKey routing check.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmgynotHow home came to be owned outright
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text GH8 : Which of the following best describes how you came to own this property outright? Have you....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Paid mortgage/loan1731.234.9
Bought it with cash21001.647.8
Inherited all/share330.514.4
Other means of purch46.12.9
Missing or wild-949.8Missing
Inapplicable-8580195.3Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases209Missing cases5881
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 1 AND GHSOWRP = 2) Asked if R became outright owner of home since last year
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghscostOriginal purchase price of property
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text GH9 : How much did you pay for the property?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
51959.4447453.6785485000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated164610.6100.0
Missing or wild-9591.0Missing
Inapplicable-8533987.7Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-24.1Missing
Don't know-111.2Missing
Valid cases646Missing cases5444
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND (GMGHAVE = 1 AND GMGYNOT= 1-2) OR (GMGHAVE = 2 AND GHSIVW6 = 2) Asked if R became outright owner of home since last year or if R owns or part owns home and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmglyMortgage on home before 1.9.96
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text GH13 : Did you have a mortgage on this accommodation before September 1st 1996?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1215835.488.4
No22834.611.6
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8361159.3Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases2441Missing cases3649
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteAt Wave Two, this is comparable with BMGSTAT.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsivw6HH interview this address last year
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text GH14 : Were you (or any member of your household) interviewed at this address last year?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1209834.495.7
No2951.64.3
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-8385863.3Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases2193Missing cases3897
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2 AND GMGLY = 1) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and had a mortgage on the accommodation before September 1st 1996
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW7


gmgxtraTaken out additional mortgage on home
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text GH20 : Have you taken out any additional mortgage or loan on this house/flat since September 1st 1996?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11302.15.4
No2228837.694.6
Missing or wild-920.3Missing
Inapplicable-8361159.3Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-18.1Missing
Valid cases2418Missing cases3672
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmgnewAmount of additional mortgage on home
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text GH21 : How much in total is this additional mortgage or loan?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
10426.4210428.33100087000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated11282.1100.0
Missing or wild-920.3Missing
Inapplicable-8590997.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases128Missing cases5962
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) AND GMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes any additional loans, including second mortgages. If remortgaged, amount given is difference between mortgage paid off and remortgage towards this total. Includes imputed data. For variables directly associated with a question, the imputation flag variable takes the missing value code of the original variable (e.g. Don't know, refuse, etc.) if imputed, and 0 if not imputed, or -8 if the variable was inapplicable. See section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmgxty1Extra loan for home extension
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text GH22A : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Home extension
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01021.778.5
Home extension128.521.5
Missing or wild-920.3Missing
Inapplicable-8590997.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases130Missing cases5960
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) AND GMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmgxty2Extra loan for home improvements
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text GH22B : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Home improvements or repairs
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned057.943.8
Home improvements1731.256.2
Missing or wild-920.3Missing
Inapplicable-8590997.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases130Missing cases5960
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) AND GMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Home Improvements
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmgxty3Extra loan for car purchase
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text GH22C : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Car purchase
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01262.196.9
Car purchase14.13.1
Missing or wild-920.3Missing
Inapplicable-8590997.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases130Missing cases5960
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) AND GMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Transport
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmgxty4Extra loan for other consumer goods
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text GH22D : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Other consumer goods
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01242.095.4
Other consumer gds16.14.6
Missing or wild-920.3Missing
Inapplicable-8590997.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases130Missing cases5960
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) AND GMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmgxty5Extra loan for other specified reason
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text GH22E : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0941.572.3
Other specifed expen136.627.7
Missing or wild-920.3Missing
Inapplicable-8590997.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases130Missing cases5960
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) AND GMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmgoldAmount borrowed at purchase: mortgagee
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text GH17 : How much did you borrow originally when you bought the property, that is excluding any later additions to the mortgage?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
41790.4030375.420321000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
04.1.9
Amount stated14567.599.1
Missing or wild-916.3Missing
Inapplicable-8556191.3Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-24.1Missing
Don't know-118.3Missing
Valid cases460Missing cases5630
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND GMGHAVE = 2 AND GMGLY = 1 AND GHSIVW6 = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords total amount borrowed at purchase.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmglifeYears left to pay: mortgagee
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text GH18 : How many years has the mortgage still to run?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
18.566.77140
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated14657.6100.0
Missing or wild-916.3Missing
Inapplicable-8556191.3Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-115.2Missing
Valid cases465Missing cases5625
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND GMGHAVE = 2 AND GMGLY = 1 AND GHSIVW6 = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords date on which all mortgages on property paid off.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmgtypeType of mortgage
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text GH19 : Is your mortgage or loan.....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Repaymnt mortge/loan11652.734.9
Endowment mortgage22584.254.5
Pt repaymnt/endowmnt324.45.1
Other mortgage/loan426.45.5
Missing or wild-914.2Missing
Inapplicable-8556191.3Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-19.1Missing
Valid cases473Missing cases5617
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND GMGHAVE = 2 AND GMGLY = 1 AND GHSIVW6 = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gxpmgLast total monthly mortgage payment
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text GH23 : How much was your last total monthly instalment on the mortgage(s) or loan(s)?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
292.52218.1705000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
02.0.1
Amount stated1244640.299.9
Inapplicable-8361159.3Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases2448Missing cases3642
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes imputed data. See note for GMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gxpmg1Mortgage includes protection policy
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text GH24A : Did that payment include any of the following?...A mortgage protection policy?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes176212.533.9
No2148724.466.1
Missing or wild-935.6Missing
Inapplicable-8372861.2Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-147.8Missing
Valid cases2249Missing cases3841
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2 AND GXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gxpmg2Mortgage includes structure insurance
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text GH24B : Did that payment include any of the following?...Building structure insurance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1101616.744.4
No2127220.955.6
Missing or wild-927.4Missing
Inapplicable-8372861.2Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-116.3Missing
Valid cases2288Missing cases3802
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2 AND GXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gxpmg3Mortgage includes contents insurance
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text GH24C : Did that payment include any of the following?...Contents or possessions insurance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15088.322.2
No2177929.277.8
Missing or wild-931.5Missing
Inapplicable-8372861.2Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-113.2Missing
Valid cases2287Missing cases3803
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2 AND GXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gxpmg4Mortgage includes extra payments
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text GH24D : Did that payment include any of the following?...Any other extra payments?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1681.13.0
No2218135.897.0
Missing or wild-9581.0Missing
Inapplicable-8372861.2Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-124.4Missing
Valid cases2249Missing cases3841
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 2 AND GXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmgyr04Year mortgage began
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text GH12 : In what year did you first start paying a mortgage on this house/flat?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1993.285.5119651997
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated14817.9100.0
Missing or wild-910.2Missing
Inapplicable-8556191.3Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-17.1Missing
Valid cases481Missing cases5609
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND (GMGHAVE = 1 AND GHSOWRP = 2 AND GMGYNOT = 2) OR (GMGHAVE = 2 AND GHSIVW6 = 2) Asked if R owns property outright through paying off mortgage since last year or is buying the property with a mortgage or loan but was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsyr04Year became owner: home bought outright
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text GH10 : In what year did you first become the owner of this house/flat?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
19361.01.0
19471.01.0
19491.01.0
19521.01.0
19531.01.0
19552.01.9
19571.01.0
19601.01.0
19641.01.0
19671.01.0
19711.01.0
19721.01.0
19741.01.0
19751.01.0
19782.01.9
19793.02.9
19802.01.9
19812.01.9
19823.02.9
19842.01.9
19851.01.0
19864.13.9
19876.15.8
19881.01.0
19893.02.9
19901.01.0
19911.01.0
19923.02.9
19932.01.9
19944.13.9
19952.01.9
19969.18.7
199737.635.9
Missing or wild-951.8Missing
Inapplicable-8590196.9Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-14.1Missing
Valid cases103Missing cases5987
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2 AND GMGHAVE = 1 AND GHSOWRP = 2 AND GMGYNOT NE 2) Asked if R owns property outright and was not outright owner before 1.9.96 and came to own it by other means than paying off mortgage
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsvalValue of property: home owners
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text GH5 : About how much would you expect to get for your home if you sold it today?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
81027.5559092.39400750000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1378662.2100.0
Missing or wild-930.5Missing
Inapplicable-8224336.8Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases3786Missing cases2304
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes imputed data. See note for GMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsjbAccommodation with present job: renter
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text GH25 : Does the accommodation go with the present job of anyone in the household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11151.95.1
No2214535.294.9
Missing or wild-930.5Missing
Inapplicable-8376961.9Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases2260Missing cases3830
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grentp1Who rents accommodation: 1st mention
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text GH26M1 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in HH013.2.6
1198232.588.4
21933.28.6
336.61.6
411.2.5
53.0.1
62.0.1
71.0.0
Missing or wild-949.8Missing
Inapplicable-8376961.9Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases2241Missing cases3849
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords Person Number.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grentp2Who rents accommodation: 2nd mention
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text GH26M2 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in HH010.21.8
129.55.3
24547.583.5
326.44.8
414.22.6
56.11.1
63.0.6
71.0.2
81.0.2
Missing or wild-949.8Missing
Inapplicable-8546689.8Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases544Missing cases5546
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords Person Number.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grentllLandlord of rented accommodation
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text GH27 : Who is the accommodation rented from or provided by?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Local auth/Council1125120.555.5
NewTown Comm/Corp23.0.1
Property company3621.02.8
Scottish Homes48.1.4
Other housg assoc53285.414.6
Employer6801.33.5
Other org7841.43.7
Relative8891.53.9
Employer92.0.1
Other individual103475.715.4
Missing or wild-936.6Missing
Inapplicable-8376961.9Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases2254Missing cases3836
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable GTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grentfAccommodation rented furnished or other
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text GH28 : Do you rent your accommodation....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Furnished12223.69.9
Partly furnished21051.74.7
Unfurnished3191531.485.4
Missing or wild-945.7Missing
Inapplicable-8376961.9Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases2242Missing cases3848
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable GTENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grentNet amount of last rent payment
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text GH30 : How much was the last rent payment, including any services or water charges but after any rebates?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
138.53326.1007500
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.0.1
Amount stated1170227.999.9
Missing or wild-94.1Missing
Inapplicable-8390164.1Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Rent rebate-34517.4Missing
Valid cases1703Missing cases4387
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 ) Asked if R's home is rented
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteVariables associated with payments or receipts include two for each, the amount of the receipt or payment (here GRENT), and the period in weeks which it covered (here GRENTW). These variables should not be used without first converting to a common time metric (e.g. dividing by number of weeks). Includes imputed data. See note for GMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grentwWeeks covered by last rent payment
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text GH31 : What period did this cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2.623.91152
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated1.00169927.9100.0
Missing or wild-9.008.1Missing
Inapplicable-8.00435271.5Missing
Telephone int. only-7.0031.5Missing
Valid cases1699Missing cases4391
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 AND GRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for GRENT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grent1Rent includes water charges
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text GH32A : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Water charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15759.436.1
No2100816.663.2
711.2.7
Missing or wild-9601.0Missing
Inapplicable-8439172.1Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-114.2Missing
Valid cases1594Missing cases4496
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 AND GRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grent2Rent includes land or business premises
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text GH32C : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Land or business premises?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15398.934.2
No2102716.965.1
711.2.7
Missing or wild-9601.0Missing
Inapplicable-8439172.1Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-131.5Missing
Valid cases1577Missing cases4513
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 AND GRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes farms.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grent3Rent includes garage
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text GH32D : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. A garage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes124.41.5
No2156825.798.5
Missing or wild-9671.1Missing
Inapplicable-8439172.1Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-19.1Missing
Valid cases1592Missing cases4498
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 AND GRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grent4Rent includes heating lighting or water
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text GH32E : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Heating or lighting or hot water?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11372.28.6
No2146024.091.4
Missing or wild-9661.1Missing
Inapplicable-8439172.1Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-15.1Missing
Valid cases1597Missing cases4493
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 AND GRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grent5Rent includes meals
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text GH32F : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Meals?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11893.111.8
No2141623.388.2
Missing or wild-9581.0Missing
Inapplicable-8439172.1Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-15.1Missing
Valid cases1605Missing cases4485
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 AND GRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grent6Rent includes other services
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text GH32H : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Any other services your landlord might provide for you including repairs and maintenance charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes114.2.9
No2158426.099.1
Missing or wild-9661.1Missing
Inapplicable-8439172.1Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-14.1Missing
Valid cases1598Missing cases4492
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 AND GRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteMinor wording change from Wave 4 to Wave 5.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grent7Rent includes sewerage charges
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text GH32B : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Sewerage charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11151.97.3
No2146824.192.7
Missing or wild-9681.1Missing
Not applicable-8439172.1Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-117.3Missing
Valid cases1583Missing cases4507
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3,5 AND GRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grent8Rent includes council tax
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text GH32G : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Council tax?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15739.436.2
No2101116.663.8
Missing or wild-9701.1Missing
Not applicable-8439172.1Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-114.2Missing
Valid cases1584Missing cases4506
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3,5 AND GRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteNew at Wave 5, Council Tax replaces Community Charge (Poll-Tax).
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grenthbReceives rent rebate or rent allowance
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text GH33 : Was any housing benefit such as a rent rebate or rent allowance deducted from the last rent payment?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15619.234.7
No2105417.365.3
Missing or wild-953.9Missing
Inapplicable-8439172.1Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases1615Missing cases4475
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 AND GRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Allowances/Rebates
NoteExclude those whose rent is paid by individual or charitable organisation outside the household (e.g. relative) or where whole of rent is paid through income support or housing benefit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grentgGross rent including Housing Benefit
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text GH34,GH35 : So what would the last rent payment have been if Housing Benefit had not been deducted from it?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
75.35101.1981944
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1103517.0100.0
Missing or wild-930.5Missing
Inapplicable-8499482.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases1035Missing cases5055
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 AND GRENT GT 0 ) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for GRENT. Includes imputed data. See note for GMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


grentgwWeeks covered by gross rent
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (11)
Question Number and Text GH36 : What period would that cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1.320.9114.33
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated1.005048.3100.0
Missing or wild-9.0033.5Missing
Inapplicable-8.00552190.7Missing
Telephone int. only-7.0031.5Missing
Refused-2.001.0Missing
Valid cases504Missing cases5586
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND = 3, 5 AND GRENT GE 0 ) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for GRENT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gxphsdfProblems paying for housing over year
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH37 : Many people these days are finding it difficult to keep up with their housing payments. In the last twelve months would you say you have had any difficulties paying for your accommodation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15098.411.4
No2357658.779.9
rent rebate33926.48.8
Missing or wild-9681.1Missing
Inapplicable-8148524.4Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-127.4Missing
Valid cases4477Missing cases1613
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND=3,5 OR (GHSOWND =1, 2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gxphsd1Housing payments required borrowing
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH38A : Did you have to...(in order to meet housing payments)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11202.024.7
No23656.075.3
Missing or wild-9911.5Missing
Inapplicable-8548290.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases485Missing cases5605
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND=3,5 OR (GHSOWND =1, 2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) AND GXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gxphsd2Housing payments required cutbacks
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH38B : Did you have to...(in order to meet housing payments)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14026.679.6
No21031.720.4
Missing or wild-9721.2Missing
Inapplicable-8548290.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases505Missing cases5585
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND=3,5 OR (GHSOWND =1, 2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) AND GXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gxphsdbBeen 2+ months late with housing payment
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH39 : In the last twelve months have you ever found yourself more than two months behind with your rent/mortgage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11021.720.2
No24036.679.8
Missing or wild-9711.2Missing
Inapplicable-8548290.0Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases505Missing cases5585
Question RouteIF (GHSOWND=3,5 OR (GHSOWND =1, 2 AND GMGHAVE = 2) AND GXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteExcludes accidental non-payments.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghskchAccom: has separate kitchen
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A separate kitchen.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1595297.798.8
No2721.21.2
Missing-912.2Missing
Not applicable-823.4Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases6024Missing cases66
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghskchsAccom: is separate kitchen shared
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH40B : Do you share the kitchen with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11232.02.2
No2534587.897.8
Missing-94817.9Missing
Not applicable-8951.6Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-115.2Missing
Valid cases5468Missing cases622
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsbthAccom: has separate bathroom
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A separate bath/shower room.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1595797.898.9
No2671.11.1
Missing-912.2Missing
Not applicable-823.4Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases6024Missing cases66
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsbthsAccom: is separate bathroom shared
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH40B : Do you share the bathroom/shower room with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11272.12.3
No2534387.797.7
Missing-94847.9Missing
Not applicable-8901.5Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-115.2Missing
Valid cases5470Missing cases620
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghstltAccom: has indoor toilet
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? An indoor flushing toilet.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1601498.899.8
No211.2.2
Missing-911.2Missing
Not applicable-823.4Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases6025Missing cases65
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghstltsAccom: is indoor toilet shared
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH40B : Do you share the toilet with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11242.02.2
No2539788.697.8
Missing-94898.0Missing
Not applicable-834.6Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-115.2Missing
Valid cases5521Missing cases569
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsgdnAccom: has terrace/garden
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A place to sit outside e.g. a terrace or garden.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1559891.992.9
No24257.07.1
Missing-913.2Missing
Not applicable-823.4Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Valid cases6023Missing cases67
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghsgdnsAccom: is terrace/garden shared
Record TypeGHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (12)
Question Number and Text GH40B : Do you share the terrace/garden with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes14948.19.6
No2467476.790.4
Missing-94307.1Missing
Not applicable-84487.4Missing
Telephone int. only-731.5Missing
Don't know-113.2Missing
Valid cases5168Missing cases922
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18