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gopfamaPre-school child suffers if mother works
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (4)
Question Number and Text GS2A : A pre-school child is likely to suffer if his or her mother works
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1113310.110.7
Agree2339030.331.9
Neithr agree, disagr3315328.229.7
Disagree4243021.722.9
Strongly disagree55244.74.9
Missing or wild-91951.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases10630Missing cases563
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gopfambFamily suffers if mother works full-time
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (5)
Question Number and Text GS2B : All in all, family life suffers when the woman has a full time job
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree18637.78.1
Agree2301626.928.3
Neithr agree, disagr3302527.028.4
Disagree4292426.127.5
Strongly disagree58147.37.6
Missing or wild-91861.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10642Missing cases551
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsGender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gopfamcWoman and family happier if she works
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (5)
Question Number and Text GS2C : A woman and her family would all be happier if she goes out to work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree11861.71.7
Agree2150513.414.1
Neithr agree, disagr3571851.153.8
Disagree4289425.927.2
Strongly disagree53353.03.1
Missing or wild-91891.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases10638Missing cases555
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsGender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gopfamdHusband and wife should both contribute
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (5)
Question Number and Text GS2D : Both the husband and wife should contribute to the household income
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1146713.113.8
Agree2394135.237.0
Neithr agree, disagr3385834.536.3
Disagree4126411.311.9
Strongly disagree51091.01.0
Missing or wild-91871.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases10639Missing cases554
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsGender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gopfameFull time job makes woman independent
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (5)
Question Number and Text GS2E : Having a full-time job is the best way for a woman to be an independent person
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree17797.07.3
Agree2350231.332.9
Neithr agree, disagr3374933.535.2
Disagree4237021.222.3
Strongly disagree52422.22.3
Missing or wild-91841.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases10642Missing cases551
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsGender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gopfamfHusband should earn, wife stay at home
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text GS2F : A husband's job is to earn money; a wife's job is to look after the home and family
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree15995.45.6
Agree2157014.014.7
Neithr agree, disagr3273224.425.6
Disagree4380134.035.7
Strongly disagree5195917.518.4
Missing or wild-91671.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10661Missing cases532
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsGender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gopfamgChildren need father as much as mother
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text GS2G : Children need a father to be as closely involved in their upbringing as the mother
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1357431.933.5
Agree2573051.253.7
Neithr agree, disagr39048.18.5
Disagree43703.33.5
Strongly disagree584.8.8
Missing or wild-91651.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases10662Missing cases531
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gopfamhEmployers should help with childcare
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text GS2H : Employers should make special arrangements to help mothers combine jobs and childcare
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1240521.522.6
Agree2558749.952.4
Neithr agree, disagr3194517.418.3
Disagree46485.86.1
Strongly disagree571.6.7
Missing or wild-91701.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases10656Missing cases537
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsChild Care
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gopfamiSingle parents are as good as couples
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (6)
Question Number and Text GS2I : A single parent can bring up children as well as a couple
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree110449.39.8
Agree2354931.733.3
Neithr agree, disagr3247222.123.2
Disagree4303027.128.4
Strongly disagree55695.15.3
Missing or wild-91631.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases10664Missing cases529
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsChild Care
Gender Roles
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


glfsat1Satisfaction with: health
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text GS3A : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your health
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all15474.95.1
24413.94.1
39538.58.9
4144312.913.5
5211718.919.9
6295626.427.8
Completely satisfied7219319.620.6
Missing-91771.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases10650Missing cases543
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


glfsat2Satisfaction with: income of hhold
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text GS3B : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........The income of your household
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all17456.77.0
27436.67.0
3129911.612.2
4206118.419.4
5250822.423.6
6193917.318.2
Completely satisfied7133611.912.6
Missing-91951.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Valid cases10631Missing cases562
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


glfsat3Satisfaction with: house/flat
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text GS3C : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your house/flat
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all12832.52.7
23633.23.4
36746.06.3
4131011.712.3
5213219.020.1
6289625.927.3
Completely satisfied7296726.527.9
Missing-92031.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10625Missing cases568
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


glfsat4Satisfaction with: spouse/partner
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text GS3D : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your husband/wife/partner
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply0323328.930.6
Not satisfied at all184.8.8
295.8.9
31641.51.6
43873.53.7
56215.55.9
6164614.715.6
Completely satisfied7432438.641.0
Missing-92722.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Valid cases10554Missing cases639
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


glfsat5Satisfaction with: job
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (7)
Question Number and Text GS3E : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your job (if in employment)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Doesn't apply0395435.337.9
Not satisfied at all11971.81.9
22822.52.7
35234.75.0
410139.19.7
5167515.016.1
6172715.416.5
Completely satisfied710659.510.2
Missing-93863.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-26.1Missing
Valid cases10436Missing cases757
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


glfsat6Satisfaction with: social life
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text GS3F : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........Your social life
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all13973.53.7
24764.34.5
39848.89.3
4182016.317.2
5253722.723.9
6242521.722.9
Completely satisfied7195417.518.4
Missing-92352.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10593Missing cases600
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


glfsat7Satisfaction with: amount of leisure time
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text GS3G : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........The amount of leisure time you have
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all14023.63.8
26475.86.1
3127111.412.0
4191017.118.0
5224520.121.2
6183916.417.4
Completely satisfied7228220.421.5
Missing-92312.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases10596Missing cases597
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


glfsat8Satisfaction with: use of leisure time
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text GS3H : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........The way you spend your leisure time
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all13493.13.3
24764.34.5
311089.910.5
4181816.217.2
5248922.223.5
6232020.721.9
Completely satisfied7203518.219.2
Missing-92322.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases10595Missing cases598
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


glfsatoSatisfaction with: life overall
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text GS4A : How disatisfied or satisfied are you with.........your life overall
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not satisfied at all11901.71.8
22542.32.4
36425.76.1
4149613.414.1
5295426.427.9
6334429.931.6
Completely satisfied7170815.316.1
Missing-92392.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases10588Missing cases605
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


glfsatlSatisfaction compared with last year
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (8)
Question Number and Text GS4B : 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 satisfied1318328.430.2
Less satisfied2159014.215.1
About the same3576051.554.7
Missing-92131.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-182.7Missing
Valid cases10533Missing cases660
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


gxsupaSomeone outside HH can help if depressed
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (9)
Question Number and Text GS5A : Is there anyone you could rely on to help you from outside your own household, if you were feeling depressed?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1849975.980.1
No2122611.011.6
Not sure38807.98.3
Doesn't apply to me42.0.0
Missing or wild-92202.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases10607Missing cases586
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gxsupbSomeone outside HH can help find job
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (9)
Question Number and Text GS5B : Is there anyone you could rely on to help you from outside your own household, if you needed help finding a job for yourself or a member of your family?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1549849.153.2
No2233420.922.6
Not sure3241721.623.4
Doesn't apply to me483.7.8
Missing or wild-94894.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-27.1Missing
Valid cases10332Missing cases861
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gxsupcSomeone outside HH can borrow money from
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (9)
Question Number and Text GS5C : Is there anyone you could rely on to help you from outside your own household, if you needed to borrow money to pay an urgent bill like electricity, gas, rent or mortgage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1734165.669.7
No2195417.518.6
Not sure3121310.811.5
Doesn't apply to me422.2.2
Missing or wild-92972.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases10530Missing cases663
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gssupaIs there someone who will listen
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (9)
Question Number and Text GS6A : Is there anyone who you can really count on to listen to you when you need to talk?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, one person1279925.026.4
Yes, more than one2740066.169.8
No-one34043.63.8
Missing or wild-92242.0Missing
Proxy-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases10603Missing cases590
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gssupbIs there someone to help in a crisis
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (10)
Question Number and Text GS6B : Is there anyone who you can really count on to help you out in a crisis?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, one person1283425.326.7
Yes, more than one2739666.169.7
No-one33843.43.6
Missing or wild-92131.9Missing
Proxy-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases10614Missing cases579
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gssupcIs there someone you can relax with
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (10)
Question Number and Text GS6C : Is there anyone who you can totally be yourself with?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, one person1289025.827.3
Yes, more than one2727965.068.7
No-one34343.94.1
Missing or wild-92232.0Missing
Proxy-73653.3Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases10603Missing cases590
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gssupdAnyone who really appreciates you
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (10)
Question Number and Text GS6D : Is there anyone who you feel really appreciates you as a person?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, one person1217119.420.5
Yes, more than one2809072.376.4
No-one33302.93.1
Missing or wild-92342.1Missing
Proxy-73653.3Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases10591Missing cases602
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gssupeAnyone you can count on to offer comfort
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (10)
Question Number and Text GS6E : Is there anyone who you can really count on to comfort you when you are very upset?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, one person1292326.127.6
Yes, more than one2724064.768.2
No-one34464.04.2
Missing or wild-92181.9Missing
Proxy-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases10609Missing cases584
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gssup1Sex of closest friend
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text GS7A : Is this person male or female?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male1377633.736.1
Female2668059.763.9
Missing or wild-93693.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Valid cases10456Missing cases737
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gssupr2rRelationship of closest friend to resp
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireSelf Completion (11)
Question Number and Text GS7B : What is this person's relationship to you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
08837.98.3
Partner1385134.436.2
Child28267.47.8
Sibling36305.65.9
Parent46615.96.2
Grandparent54.0.0
Grandchild617.2.2
Aunt/uncle/cousin769.6.6
Other relative82542.32.4
Friend9345730.932.5
Missing or wild-91681.5Missing
Proxy-73653.3Missing
Refused-25.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases10652Missing cases541
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW3 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


gprrs2iRelationship of Proxy to Informant
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (2)
Question Number and Text GP2B : What is the relationship of the proxy informant (the person answering the questions) to the person who this proxy interview is about?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Reference person124.27.4
Lawful spouse21461.344.8
Live-in partner324.27.4
Natural child437.311.3
Daughter/son-in-law91.0.3
Nat'l brother or sis108.12.5
Natural parent1375.723.0
Mother/father-in-law152.0.6
Any grandparent161.0.3
Grand child171.0.3
Any nephew201.0.3
Employee221.0.3
Unrelated sharer244.01.2
Other301.0.3
Inapplicable-81086797.1Missing
Valid cases326Missing cases10867
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2) If proxy interview
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gpripnPerson number of informant
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (2)
Question Number and Text GP2C : Enter person number of Proxy Informant
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in Household05.01.5
11351.241.8
21641.550.8
310.13.1
46.11.9
51.0.3
62.0.6
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-81086797.1Missing
Valid cases323Missing cases10870
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2) If proxy interview
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprwhyReason for Proxy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (2)
Question Number and Text GP2D : What is the reason the person is being proxied?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
In institution110.13.1
Study'g away frm hom24.01.3
On holiday35.01.6
Away business/work459.518.5
Temp. away from home512.13.8
Non contact623.27.2
Perm'ly too unwell739.312.2
Too ill/old812.13.8
Too busy97.12.2
Deaf/speech probs107.12.2
Other117.12.2
Carer/family illness121271.139.8
Stressed family sitn137.12.2
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-81086797.1Missing
Valid cases319Missing cases10874
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2) If proxy 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


gpplevrProxy Lived at this address all life
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (3)
Question Number and Text GP3 : When did (NAME) move to this address?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Here all life133.3100.0
Inapplicable-81116099.7Missing
Valid cases33Missing cases11160
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsGeographic Mobility
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteThis variable was previously named wP3AL. Includes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprfehqProxy's Highest FE qualification
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (8)
Question Number and Text GP23 : Which is the highest qualification (she/he) has got?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Youth training cert15.07.7
Trade apprenticeship23.04.6
Clerical and commerc38.112.3
City and Guilds Pt I411.116.9
City and Guilds Pt 251.01.5
City and Guilds Pt 362.03.1
ONC or OND73.04.6
HNC or HND84.06.2
Nursing qualificatio94.06.2
Teaching qualificati102.03.1
University diploma111.01.5
First degree128.112.3
Higher degree132.03.1
Other tech or profes1411.116.9
Missing or wild-919.2Missing
Inapplicable-81110999.2Missing
Valid cases65Missing cases11128
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprsehqProxy's Highest school qualification
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (9)
Question Number and Text GP25 : Which is the highest qualification (she/he) has got?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
CSE grade 2-523.06.7
GCSE grades D-G44.08.9
GCSE grades A-C58.117.8
O level67.115.6
O level A - C74.08.9
O level D - E81.02.2
Higher school certif91.02.2
A level1010.122.2
O grades131.02.2
Std grades 4 - 7142.04.4
Higher grade161.02.2
Cert 6th year studie171.02.2
SLC Lower grade181.02.2
Other201.02.2
Missing or wild-953.5Missing
Inapplicable-81109599.1Missing
Valid cases45Missing cases11148
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsEducation: Background and Attainments
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gpresbgmMonth started economic status - proxy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (4)
Question Number and Text GP10M : When did (NAME) start being (STATUS AT P9) (Month)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January17.13.6
February29.14.7
March318.29.4
April410.15.2
May512.16.3
June621.210.9
July727.214.1
August825.213.0
September930.315.6
October1015.17.8
November1110.15.2
December128.14.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81087097.1Missing
Refused-22.0Missing
Don't know-11271.1Missing
Valid cases192Missing cases11001
Question RouteIF ((GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) AND GIVIEVR = 1 AND GJBSTAT NE 7) If proxy or telephone subject has been interviewed before and is not currently a full time student
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gpresby4Year started economic status - proxy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (4)
Question Number and Text GP10Y : When did (NAME) start being (STATUS AT P9) (Year)
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1982.8613.5419281998
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated13232.9100.0
Inapplicable-81087097.1Missing
Valid cases323Missing cases10870
Question RouteIF ((GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) AND GIVIEVR = 1 AND GJBSTAT NE 7) If proxy or telephone subject has been interviewed before and is not currently a full time student
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gpreslyStarted status after 1.9.96 - proxy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (4)
Question Number and Text GP11 : Was it after September 1st 1996?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, after 1.9.9612.08.3
No, on/before 1.9.96222.291.7
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81116799.8Missing
Valid cases24Missing cases11169
Question RouteIF ((GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) AND GIVIEVR = 1 AND GJBSTAT NE 7 AND GPRESBG-M/Y = -1) If proxy or telephone subject has been interviewed before and is not currently a full time student and proxy does not know starting date of subject's current economic status
Index TermsEmployment: Labour Force Status
Employment History: Labour Force Status Spells
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprf101Income: NI retirement pension - proxy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text GP70A : Please look at this card (p14) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? NI Retirement (old age) pension
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned080.755.9
NI retir pension163.644.1
Inapplicable-81105098.7Missing
Valid cases143Missing cases11050
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprf102Income: pension from prev. empl.-pxy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text GP70B : Please look at this card (p14) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Pension from previous employer(s)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01161.081.1
Pension prev emp227.218.9
Inapplicable-81105098.7Missing
Valid cases143Missing cases11050
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprf116Income: invaldty/disablty allowance-pxy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text GP70C : Please look at this card (p14) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Disability Allowance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01191.183.2
Invalidity allow324.216.8
Inapplicable-81105098.7Missing
Valid cases143Missing cases11050
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprf125Income: incapacity benefit
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text GF70I : Please look as this card (P14) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Incapacity Benefit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01091.076.2
Incapacity benefit1034.323.8
Not applicable-81105098.7Missing
Valid cases143Missing cases11050
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprf131Income: UB and/or income support-proxy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text GP70D : Please look at this card (p14) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Job Seekers Allowance (Unemployment) and/or Income Support
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01211.184.6
UB and/or IS422.215.4
Inapplicable-81105098.7Missing
Valid cases143Missing cases11050
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprf135Income: child benefit
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text GP70F : Please look at this card (p14) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Child Benefit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01141.079.7
Child benefit629.320.3
Inapplicable-81105098.7Missing
Valid cases143Missing cases11050
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprf137Income: family credit
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text GP70G : Please look at this card (p14) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Family Credit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01391.297.2
Family credit74.02.8
Inapplicable-81105098.7Missing
Valid cases143Missing cases11050
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprf139Income: housing ben/rent rebate-proxy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text GP70H : Please look at this card (p14) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Housing Benefit/Rent Rebate
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01271.188.8
Housing benefit816.111.2
Inapplicable-81105098.7Missing
Valid cases143Missing cases11050
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Housing: Allowances/Rebates
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprf141Income: other state benefit
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text GP70J : Please look at this card (p14) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? Any Other State Benefit
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01301.290.9
Other state benefit913.19.1
Inapplicable-81105098.7Missing
Valid cases143Missing cases11050
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gprfirnIncome: none of listed benefits-proxy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireProxy (21)
Question Number and Text GP70NONE : Please look at this card (p14) and tell me which if any of the types of income listed (NAME) currently receives? None/Don't know/Refused
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
02171.9100.0
-81097198.0Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases217Missing cases10976
Question RouteIF (GIVFIO=2 or GIVFIO = 3) If proxy or telephone interview
Index TermsFinancial Management: Allowances
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteIncludes data from telephone interviews.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18