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gcrworbExtent of concern about crime
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text GD43 : Is this a bit worry, a bit of a worry, or an occasional doubt?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Big worry1113910.217.0
Bit of a worry2328029.348.8
Occassional doubt3229720.534.2
Missing-91631.5Missing
Not applicable-8394935.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases6716Missing cases4477
Question RouteIF (GCRWORA = 1) Asked if R worries about self or other household member being a victim of crime
Index TermsCrime
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSee note for GCRWORA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gcrdarkFeel safe walking alone at night
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text GD44 : How safe do you feel walking alone in this area after dark?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very safe1255522.824.1
Fairly safe2436339.041.2
A bit unsafe3160214.315.1
Very unsafe48968.08.5
Never go out after d5117310.511.1
Missing-92362.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Valid cases10589Missing cases604
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteStandard question in British Crime Survey.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gcrgrafExtent of: Graffiti on walls
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text GD45A : Please look at this card (12) and tell me how common or uncommon each of the following things is in your area. Graffiti on walls or buildings
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very common17526.77.1
Fairly common2171915.416.2
Not very common3486743.545.9
Not at all common4327229.230.8
Missing-91461.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-169.6Missing
Valid cases10610Missing cases583
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSee note for GCRWORA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gcrteenExtent of: Teenagers hanging about
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text GD45B : Please look at this card (12) and tell me how common or uncommon each of the following things is in your area. Teenagers hanging around in streets
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very common1257323.024.3
Fairly common2371933.235.1
Not very common3282225.226.6
Not at all common4149313.314.1
Missing-91471.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-171.6Missing
Valid cases10607Missing cases586
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSee note for GCRWORA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gcrdrnkExtent of: Drunks/tramps on street
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text GD45C : Please look at this card (12) and tell me how common or uncommon each of the following things is in your area. Drunks or tramps on the streets
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very common14363.94.1
Fairly common210459.39.9
Not very common3387934.736.6
Not at all common4522946.749.4
Missing-91501.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-186.8Missing
Valid cases10589Missing cases604
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSee note for GCRWORA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gcrvandExtent of: Vandalism
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text GD45D : Please look at this card (12) and tell me how common or uncommon each of the following things is in your area. Vandalism and deliberate damage to property
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very common18958.08.4
Fairly common2213019.020.1
Not very common3500644.747.2
Not at all common4257723.024.3
Missing-91471.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-170.6Missing
Valid cases10608Missing cases585
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSee note for GCRWORA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gcrraceExtent of: Racial insults/attacks
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text GD45E : Please look at this card (12) and tell me how common or uncommon each of the following things is in your area. Insults or attacks to do with someone's race or colour
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very common11651.51.6
Fairly common24724.24.5
Not very common3341730.532.9
Not at all common4633056.661.0
Missing-91531.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-12882.6Missing
Valid cases10384Missing cases809
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSee note for GCRWORA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gcrburgExtent of: Homes broken into
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text GD45F : Please look at this card (12) and tell me how common or uncommon each of the following things is in your area. Homes broken into
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very common18057.27.7
Fairly common2273324.426.3
Not very common3501744.848.2
Not at all common4185216.517.8
Missing-91631.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-12552.3Missing
Valid cases10407Missing cases786
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSee note for GCRWORA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gcrcarExtent of: cars stolen/broken into
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text GD45G : Please look at this card (12) and tell me how common or uncommon each of the following things is in your area. Cars broken into or stolen
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very common1121210.811.7
Fairly common2282325.227.2
Not very common3459441.044.2
Not at all common4175915.716.9
Missing-91491.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-12882.6Missing
Valid cases10388Missing cases805
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSee note for GCRWORA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gcrmuggExtent of: People attacked on street
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (14)
Question Number and Text GD45H : Please look at this card (12) and tell me how common or uncommon each of the following things is in your area. People attacked on the streets
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very common11931.71.8
Fairly common26896.26.6
Not very common3408136.538.8
Not at all common4554849.652.8
Missing-91491.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-11651.5Missing
Valid cases10511Missing cases682
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCrime
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSee note for GCRWORA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpaperrRead a daily newspaper
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (15)
Question Number and Text GD46 : Do you normally read a daily newspaper?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1652458.360.3
No2430438.539.7
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10828Missing cases365
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsNewspaper Readership
NoteNormally means an average of three times per week. Refers to morning papers only.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W6 W7 W14


gpapermPaper read most frequently
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (15)
Question Number and Text GD47 : Which one do you read most frequently?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Daily Express14794.37.4
Daily Mail29308.314.3
Daily Mirror/Record3121110.818.6
Daily Star41501.32.3
The Sun5155113.923.9
Daily Telegraph74423.96.8
Financial Times830.3.5
The Guardian92322.13.6
The Independent10106.91.6
The Times112672.44.1
Morning Star121.0.0
Regional/Local Paper134323.96.6
Evening paper/other146435.79.9
The Irish News1516.1.2
The Newsletter1610.1.2
Missing-923.2Missing
Not applicable-8430438.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases6500Missing cases4693
Question RouteIF (GPAPERR = 1) Asked if R reads a daily newspaper
Index TermsNewspaper Readership
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W6 W7 W14


gpaperpParty supported by preferred paper
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (15)
Question Number and Text GD48 : Which political party do you think it generally supports?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Conservative1182516.334.2
Labour2270224.150.6
Other31521.42.8
None46565.912.3
Missing-918.2Missing
Not applicable-8430438.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-1117110.5Missing
Valid cases5335Missing cases5858
Question RouteIF (GPAPERR = 1) Asked if R reads a daily newspaper
Index TermsNewspaper Readership
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W6 W7 W14


gpcuseEver use a computer at home
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD49 : Do you ever use a computer at home? This includes computers for playing games, but not game consoles or electronic typewriters which only do basic typing.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1274524.525.4
No2807772.274.6
Missing-96.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10822Missing cases371
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsComputers and Computing
NoteIncludes computers for games but not games consoles or electronic typewriters. At Wave 6 computer use questions were in Household questionnaire.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcuseaComputer use: Paid work
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD50A : Please look at this card (13) and tell me what things you use the computer for? Paid work at home or work brought home
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0188016.868.5
Yes18657.731.5
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2745Missing cases8448
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
Employment: Workplace and Size of Firm
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcusebComputer use: Voluntary work
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD50B : Please look at this card (13) and tell me what things you use the computer for? Voluntary/ unpaid work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0224220.081.7
Yes15034.518.3
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2745Missing cases8448
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcusecComputer use: Educational work
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD50C : Please look at this card (13) and tell me what things you use the computer for? Education/ course work
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0174715.663.6
Yes19988.936.4
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2745Missing cases8448
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
Education: Recent Education and Training
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcusedComputer use: Playing games
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD50D : Please look at this card (13) and tell me what things you use the computer for? Playing games
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0131111.747.8
Yes1143412.852.2
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2745Missing cases8448
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
Leisure Activity
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcuseeComputer use: Word processing
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD50E : Please look at this card (13) and tell me what things you use the computer for? Writing letters/ other word-processing
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned07426.627.0
Yes1200317.973.0
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2745Missing cases8448
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcusefComputer use: Financial accounts
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD50F : Please look at this card (13) and tell me what things you use the computer for? Keeping household/ personal financial accounts
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0208118.675.8
Yes16645.924.2
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2745Missing cases8448
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcusegComputer use: Connect to internet
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD50G : Please look at this card (13) and tell me what things you use the computer for? Connecting to the Internet
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0230220.683.9
Yes14434.016.1
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2745Missing cases8448
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcusehComputer use: Hobbies
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD50H : Please look at this card (13) and tell me what things you use the computer for? Hobbies
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0209418.776.3
Yes16515.823.7
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2745Missing cases8448
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
Leisure Activity
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcuseiComputer use: Other
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD50I : Please look at this card (13) and tell me what things you use the computer for? Anything else
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0267523.9100.0
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-270.6Missing
Valid cases2675Missing cases8518
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcusemComputer use: Most important reason
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD51 : And can you tell me which of these is the most important reason for you using this computer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Paid work done at ho15254.722.3
Voluntary/unpaid wor21181.15.0
Education/course wor35474.923.2
Playing games43483.114.8
Letters/word process56125.526.0
Personal financial a61441.36.1
Internet connection763.62.7
Missing-92562.3Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-221.2Missing
Don't know-11171.0Missing
Valid cases2357Missing cases8836
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


gpcoftnComputer use: How often
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (16)
Question Number and Text GD52 : How often do you use the computer at home? Do you use it ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Every day16726.024.6
At least once a week2132611.848.5
At least once a mont35024.518.4
Less than once a mon42342.18.6
Missing-916.1Missing
Not applicable-8807772.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases2734Missing cases8459
Question RouteIF (GPCUSE = 1) Asked if R uses a computer at home
Index TermsComputers and Computing
Time Use
NoteSee note for GPCUSE
Variable OccurrenceW7 W12 W17


ghlstatHealth over last 12 months
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (17)
Question Number and Text GM1 : Please think back over the last 12 months about how your health has been. Compared to people of your own age, would you say that your health has on the whole been ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Excellent1266923.823.9
Good2501544.844.8
Fair3237121.221.2
Poor48067.27.2
Very poor53282.92.9
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases11189Missing cases4
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghldsblRegistered disabled
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (17)
Question Number and Text GM2 : Can I check, are you registered as a disabled person, either with Social Services or with a green card?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes16736.06.0
No21046593.594.0
Missing or wild-941.4Missing
Refused-211.1Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases11138Missing cases55
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W13


ghlprbHealth problems: none
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3M0 : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? None
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0442639.5100.0
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8675760.4Missing
Valid cases4426Missing cases6767
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteThe Wave One responses to the questions on health problems were processed to derive equivalent responses to those elicited directly at later Waves.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbaHealth problems: Arms, legs, hands, etc
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3A : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Problems or disability connected with: arms, legs, hands, feet, back, or neck (including arthritis and rheumatism)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0808272.272.3
Probs arms or legs1310127.727.7
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbbHealth problems: Sight
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3B : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Difficulty in seeing (other than needing glasses to read normal size print)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01057294.594.5
Difficulty seeing16115.55.5
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbcHealth problems: Hearing
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3C : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Difficulty in hearing
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01021591.391.3
Difficulty hearing19688.68.7
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbdHealth problems: Skin conditions/allergy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3D : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Skin conditions/allergies
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0984387.988.0
Skin conds, allergie1134012.012.0
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbeHealth problems: Chest/breathing
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3E : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Chest/breathing problems, asthma, bronchitis
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0963486.186.1
Chest, breathing pro1154913.813.9
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbfHealth problems: Heart/blood pressure
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3F : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Heart/blood pressure or blood circulation problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0954585.385.4
Heart and blood1163814.614.6
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbgHealth problems: Stomach or digestion
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3G : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Stomach/liver/kidneys
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01031192.192.2
Stomach, liver, kidn18727.87.8
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbhHealth problems: Diabetes
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3H : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Diabetes
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01088997.397.4
Diabetes12942.62.6
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbiHealth problems: Anxiety, depression, etc
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3I : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Anxiety, depression or bad nerves
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01028891.992.0
Anxiety, depression18958.08.0
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbjHealth problems: Alcohol or drugs
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3J : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Alcohol or drug related problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01111899.399.4
Alcohol, drugs165.6.6
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbkHealth problems: Epilepsy
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3K : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Epilepsy
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01108799.199.1
Epilepsy196.9.9
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprblHealth problems: Migraine
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3L : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Migraine or frequent headaches
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01013190.590.6
Migraine freq hdache110529.49.4
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlprbmHealth problems: Other
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM3M : Do you have any of the health problems or disabilities listed on this card (14)? Other health problems
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01063795.095.1
Other15464.94.9
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Valid cases11183Missing cases10
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GHLPRB.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlltHealth limits daily activities
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM4 : Does your health in any way limit your daily activities compared to most people of your age?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1193817.317.3
No2925382.782.7
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases11191Missing cases2
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlltaHealth hinders doing the housework
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM5A : Please look at this card (15) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Doing the housework
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04273.833.3
Doing housework18577.766.7
Missing or wild-933.3Missing
Inapplicable-8987688.2Missing
Valid cases1284Missing cases9909
Question RouteIF (GHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlltbHealth hinders climbing the stairs
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM5B : Please look at this card (15) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Climbing stairs
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned03863.430.1
Climbing stairs28988.069.9
Missing or wild-933.3Missing
Inapplicable-8987688.2Missing
Valid cases1284Missing cases9909
Question RouteIF (GHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlltcHealth hinders getting dressed
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM5C : Please look at this card (15) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Dressing yourself
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned09718.775.6
Dressing33132.824.4
Missing or wild-933.3Missing
Inapplicable-8987688.2Missing
Valid cases1284Missing cases9909
Question RouteIF (GHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlltdHealth hinders walking more than 10 mins
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM5D : Please look at this card (15) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? Walking for at least 10 minutes
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned04153.732.3
Walking 10 mins48697.867.7
Missing or wild-933.3Missing
Inapplicable-8987688.2Missing
Valid cases1284Missing cases9909
Question RouteIF (GHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghllteHealth no hindrance to listed activities
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM5E : Please look at this card (15) and tell me which of these activities, if any, you would normally find difficult to manage on your own? (None of these)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Something else56225.6100.0
Missing or wild-933.3Missing
Inapplicable-81053894.1Missing
Valid cases622Missing cases10571
Question RouteIF (GHLLT = 1) Asked if R's health limits daily activities
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlltwHealth limits type or amount of work
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (18)
Question Number and Text GM6 : Does your health limit the type of work or the amount of work you can do?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1228220.420.4
No2890579.679.6
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases11187Missing cases6
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteFrom Wave 2 on interviewer is instructed to emphasise 'Includes both paid and unpaid work'.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18