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ghlendwHealth prohibits some types of work
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (19)
Question Number and Text GM7 : Does your health keep you from doing some types of work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1191017.184.3
No22632.311.6
Can do nothing394.84.1
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-8890679.6Missing
Don't know-111.1Missing
Valid cases2267Missing cases8926
Question RouteIF (GHLLTW = 1) Asked if health limits type or amount of work R could do
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteQuestion concerns complete exclusion from some types of jobs.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlltwaHow far health limits amount of work
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (19)
Question Number and Text GM8 : For work you can do, how much does your health limit the amount of work you can do?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A lot17286.533.4
Somewhat26425.729.4
Just a little36005.427.5
Not at all42111.99.7
Missing or wild-950.4Missing
Inapplicable-8896280.1Missing
Valid cases2181Missing cases9012
Question RouteIF (GHLLTW = 1 AND GHLENDW = 1-2 OR -1) Asked if health limits type of work R could do
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


ghliv65IC: Respondent 65+
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (19)
Question Number and Text GM9 : Interviewer Check: Is respondent aged 65 or over?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1202218.118.7
No2880678.781.3
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10828Missing cases365
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocio-demographic Characteristics
NoteFilter question for the following ADL questions.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadlaAbility to: Manage stairs
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (19)
Question Number and Text GM10A : Do you usually manage to get up and down stairs or steps ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
By self1178716.088.7
With help from someo21221.16.1
Not at all3106.95.3
Missing-97.1Missing
Not applicable-8880678.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2015Missing cases9178
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee Notes in Volume A, section III.17 on the Activities of Daily Living (ADL) scale.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadladEase of: Managing stairs
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (19)
Question Number and Text GM10B : Do you find it very easy, fairly easy, fairly difficult or very difficult to do this on your own?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very easy18057.245.2
Fairly easy26045.433.9
Fairly difficult32892.616.2
Very difficult484.84.7
Missing-912.1Missing
Not applicable-8903480.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1782Missing cases9411
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1 AND GADLA = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over and manages to get up and down stairs or steps without assistance
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadlbAbility to: Get around house
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (20)
Question Number and Text GM11A : Do you usually manage to get around the house (except for any stairs) ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
By self1197817.798.1
With help from someo222.21.1
Not at all316.1.8
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8880678.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2016Missing cases9177
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadlbdEase of: Getting around house
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (20)
Question Number and Text GM11B : Do you find it very easy, fairly easy, fairly difficult or very difficult to do this on your own?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very easy1129611.665.8
Fairly easy25174.626.2
Fairly difficult31251.16.3
Very difficult432.31.6
Missing-914.1Missing
Not applicable-8884479.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1970Missing cases9223
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1 AND GADLB = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over and manages to get around the house without assistance
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadlcAbility to: Get in/out of bed
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (20)
Question Number and Text GM12A : Do you usually manage to get in and out of bed ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
By self1196817.697.6
With help from someo236.31.8
Not at all312.1.6
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8880678.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2016Missing cases9177
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadlcdEase of: Geting in/out of bed
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (20)
Question Number and Text GM12B : Do you find it very easy, fairly easy, fairly difficult or very difficult to do this on your own?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very easy18057.245.2
Fairly easy26045.433.9
Fairly difficult32892.616.2
Very difficult484.84.7
Missing-912.1Missing
Not applicable-8903480.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1782Missing cases9411
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1 AND GADLC = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over and manages to get in and out of bed without assistance
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadldAbility to: Cut toenails
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (20)
Question Number and Text GM13A : Do you usually manage to cut your toenails ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
By self1139512.569.2
With help from someo22392.111.9
Not at all33823.418.9
Missing-96.1Missing
Not applicable-8880678.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2016Missing cases9177
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadlddEase of: Cutting toenails
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (20)
Question Number and Text GM13B : Do you find it very easy, fairly easy, fairly difficult or very difficult to do this on your own?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very easy16906.249.6
Fairly easy24273.830.7
Fairly difficult31951.714.0
Very difficult478.75.6
Missing-911.1Missing
Not applicable-8942784.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1390Missing cases9803
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1 AND GADLD = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over and manages to cut own toenails without assistance
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadleAbility to: Bath/shower
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (21)
Question Number and Text GM14A : Do you usually manage to bath, shower or wash all over ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
By self1182416.390.5
With help from someo21491.37.4
Not at all342.42.1
Missing-97.1Missing
Not applicable-8880678.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2015Missing cases9178
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadledEase of: Bathing/showering
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (21)
Question Number and Text GM14B : Do you find it very easy, fairly easy, fairly difficult or very difficult to do this on your own?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very easy1113210.162.2
Fairly easy24774.326.2
Fairly difficult31771.69.7
Very difficult433.31.8
Missing-912.1Missing
Not applicable-8899780.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1819Missing cases9374
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1 AND GADLE = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over and manages to bath, shower or wash all over without assistance
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadlfAbility to: Walk down road
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (21)
Question Number and Text GM15A : Do you usually manage to go out of doors and walk down the road ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
By self1174615.686.6
With help from someo21131.05.6
Not at all31581.47.8
Missing-95.0Missing
Not applicable-8880678.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2017Missing cases9176
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


gadlfdEase of: Walking down road
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (21)
Question Number and Text GM15B : Do you find it very easy, fairly easy, fairly difficult or very difficult to do this on your own?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very easy110809.662.1
Fairly easy24544.126.1
Fairly difficult31721.59.9
Very difficult434.32.0
Missing-911.1Missing
Not applicable-8907781.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1740Missing cases9453
Question RouteIF (GHLIV65 = 1 AND GADLF = 1) Asked if R is aged 65 or over and manages to get outdoors and walk down road without assistance
Index TermsHealth: Effect on Daily Life, Employment
Health: Personal Health Condition
NoteSee note for GADLA.
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghl2gpNo. of visits to GP since 1.9.96
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (21)
Question Number and Text GM16 : Since September 1st last year, approximately how many times have you talked to, or visited a GP or family doctor about your own health? Please do not include any visits to a hospital.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
None1250822.423.2
One or two2394635.336.5
Three to five3229420.521.2
Six to ten410689.59.9
More than ten59958.99.2
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-111.1Missing
Valid cases10811Missing cases382
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghl2hopNum visits to out-patients in past year
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (22)
Question Number and Text GM17 : And since September 1st last year, approximately how many times have you attended a hospital or clinic as an out-patient or day patient?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
None0678460.662.8
One or two1234220.921.7
Three to five29748.79.0
Six to ten33683.33.4
More than ten43423.13.2
Missing-912.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases10810Missing cases383
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Hospital and Clinic Use
Health: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gxdtsWhether accident since 1.9.96
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (22)
Question Number and Text GM18 : Since September 1st last year, have you had any kind of accident as a result of which you saw a doctor or went to hospital?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1122310.911.3
No2958685.688.7
Missing or wild-919.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10809Missing cases384
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gnxdtsNo. of serious accidents since 1.9.96
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (22)
Question Number and Text GM19 : Have you had one accident or more than one?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
One110529.487.2
Two21111.09.2
Three320.21.7
Four +424.22.0
Missing or wild-935.3Missing
Inapplicable-8958685.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1207Missing cases9986
Question RouteIF (GXDTS = 1) Asked if R has had an accident since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Accidents, Illness
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghospHospital in-patient since 1.9.96
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (22)
Question Number and Text GM20 : Since September 1st last year, have you been in hospital or clinic as an in-patient overnight or longer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1116910.410.5
No21000589.489.5
Missing or wild-919.2Missing
Valid cases11174Missing cases19
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Hospital and Clinic Use
NoteIncludes visits for childbirth.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghospdHospital in-patient: days since 1.9.96
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (22)
Question Number and Text GM21 : Since September 1st last year, in all, how many days have you spent in a hospital or clinic as an in-patient?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
10.1922.400350
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
01.0.1
Amount stated1116110.499.9
Missing or wild-922.2Missing
Inapplicable-81000589.4Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases1162Missing cases10031
Question RouteIF (GHOSP = 1) Asked if R hospital in-patient since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Hospital and Clinic Use
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghospchHospital stays were for childbirth
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text GM23 : Was any of this for child-birth?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes - all11761.643.3
Yes - some220.24.9
No32101.951.7
Missing or wild-921.2Missing
Inapplicable-81076696.2Missing
Valid cases406Missing cases10787
Question RouteIF (GHOSP = 1) Asked if R hospital in-patient since 1.9.96 and R is female and 45 or under
Index TermsHealth: Hospital and Clinic Use
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghospnhsHospital stays NHS or private
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text GM24 : Was/were your hospital stay(s) free under the National Health Service or paid for privately?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
All free under NHS19848.893.7
All paid privately256.55.3
Some NHS/private310.11.0
Missing or wild-990.8Missing
Inapplicable-8968786.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases1050Missing cases10143
Question RouteIF (GHOSP = 1) Asked if R hospital in-patient since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Hospital and Clinic Use
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlcvrCovered by private medical insurance
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text GM25 : Are you covered by private medical insurance, whether in your own name or through another family member?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes, in own name1116910.411.0
Yes,via othr fam mem25895.35.5
No, not insured3885979.183.4
Missing-91251.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-186.8Missing
Valid cases10617Missing cases576
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlcvrhHow medical insurance paid for
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text GM26 : How is this insurance paid for?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Paid directly15364.846.0
Deducted from wages21451.312.4
Paid for by employer34804.341.2
Other45.0.4
Missing-91281.1Missing
Not applicable-8953485.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1166Missing cases10027
Question RouteIF (GHLCVR = 1) Asked if R is covered by private medical insurance in own name
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlcvrlCost to resp. Of medical insurance
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (23)
Question Number and Text GM27 : How much do you pay per month for this insurance? Please include the contribution for all family members covered by an insurance in your name.
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
32.1332.781260
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated15114.6100.0
Missing-91291.2Missing
Not applicable-81016490.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-24.0Missing
Don't know-120.2Missing
Valid cases511Missing cases10682
Question RouteIF (GHLCVR = 1 AND GHLCVRH = 1) Asked if R is covered by private medical insurance in own name and pays for all or part of it directly
Index TermsFinancial Management: Material Well-Being
Health: NHS vs Private
NoteIf the insurance is in joint names, only R's share is given here.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvHealth service: used any since 1.9.96
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM28 : Here is a list of some health and welfare services (showcard 15). Have you yourself made use of any of these services since September 1st last year?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1477142.644.1
No2605554.155.9
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteHigh number of 'other' responses has led to an extended coding frame being used with 2 not listed services included from Wave 5 onwards i.e. wHLSVL, wHLSVM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvaHealth service: used health visitor
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29A : Which services have you used? Health visitor, district nurse
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01007790.093.1
Used health visitor17496.76.9
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvanHealth service: health visitor NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30A : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Health visitor, district nurse
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD17366.699.5
Private/voluntary23.0.4
private31.0.1
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-81007790.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases740Missing cases10453
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVA = 1) Asked if R has used health visitor or district nurse since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvafHealth service: health visitor free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31A : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Health visitor, district nurse
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free16906.299.4
Paid24.0.6
Missing or wild-957.5Missing
Inapplicable-81007790.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases694Missing cases10499
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVA = 1) Asked if R has used ahealth visitor or district nurse since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvbWelfare service: used home help
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29B : Which services have you used? Home-help
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01061294.898.0
Has used home help12141.92.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvbnWelfare service: home help NHS/private
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30B : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Home-help
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD11511.371.9
Private/voluntary251.524.3
private38.13.8
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Inapplicable-81061294.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases210Missing cases10983
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVB = 1) Asked if R has used a home help since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvbfWelfare service: home help free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31B : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Home-help
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free195.847.0
Paid294.846.5
Both313.16.4
Missing or wild-914.1Missing
Inapplicable-81061294.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases202Missing cases10991
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVB = 1) Asked if R has used a home help since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvcWelfare service: used meals on wheels
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29C : Which services have you used? Meals on wheels
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01076896.299.5
Used meals on wheels158.5.5
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvcnWelfare service:meals on wheels NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30C : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Meals on wheels
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD134.360.7
Private/voluntary221.237.5
private31.01.8
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81076896.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases56Missing cases11137
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVC = 1) Asked if R has used meals on wheels since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvcfWelfare service:meals on wheels free/pd
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31C : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Meals on wheels
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free110.117.9
Paid244.478.6
Both32.03.6
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81076896.2Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases56Missing cases11137
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVC = 1) Asked if R has used meals on wheels since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvdWelfare service: used social worker
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29D : Which services have you used? Social worker or welfare officer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01056894.497.6
Used socl wrker etc12582.32.4
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvdnWelfare service: social worker NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30D : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Social worker or welfare officer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD12522.398.4
Private/voluntary23.01.2
private31.0.4
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81056894.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-12.0Missing
Valid cases256Missing cases10937
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVD = 1) Asked if R has used a social worker or welfare officer since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvdfWelfare service: social worker free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31D : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Social worker or welfare officer
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free12412.299.2
Paid21.0.4
Both31.0.4
Missing or wild-917.2Missing
Inapplicable-81056894.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases243Missing cases10950
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVD = 1) Asked if R has used a social worker or welfare officer since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsveHealth service: used chiropodist
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29E : Which services have you used? Chiropodist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0975287.190.1
Used chiropodist110749.69.9
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvenHealth service: chiropodist NHS/private
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30E : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Chiropodist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD16295.659.1
Private/voluntary24263.840.0
private310.1.9
Missing or wild-911.1Missing
Inapplicable-8975287.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1065Missing cases10128
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVE = 1) Asked if R has used a chiropodist since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvefHealth service: chiropodist free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31E : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Chiropodist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free16095.458.6
Paid24163.740.0
Both314.11.3
Missing or wild-937.3Missing
Inapplicable-8975287.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1039Missing cases10154
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVE = 1) Asked if R has used a chiropodist since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvfHealth service:used alternative medicine
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29F : Which services have you used? Alternative medical practitioner (e.g homeopath, osteopath)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01035992.595.7
Used altern medicine14674.24.3
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvfnHealth service:alt. medicine NHS/private
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30F : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Alternative medical practitioner (eg homeopath, osteopath)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD141.48.9
Private/voluntary24093.788.9
private310.12.2
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-81035992.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases460Missing cases10733
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVF = 1) Asked if R has used an alternative medical practitioner since since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvffHealth service: alt. medicine free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31F : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Alternative medical practitioner (eg homeopath, osteopath)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free159.512.9
Paid23913.585.6
Both37.11.5
Missing or wild-912.1Missing
Inapplicable-81035992.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases457Missing cases10736
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVF = 1) Asked if R has used a alternative medical practitioner since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvgWelfare service: used psychotherapist
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29G : Which services have you used? Psychotherapist (including psychiatrist or analyst)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01059994.797.9
Used psychotherapist12272.02.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1) Asked if R has used any health service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvgnWelfare service: psychotherapy NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30G : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Psychotherapist (including psychiatrist or analyst)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD11771.678.0
Private/voluntary246.420.3
private34.01.8
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81059994.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases227Missing cases10966
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVG = 1) Asked if R has used a psychotherapist since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvgfWelfare service: psychotherapy free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31G : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Psychotherapist (including psychiatrist or analyst)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free11731.578.6
Paid241.418.6
Both36.12.7
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-81059994.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases220Missing cases10973
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVG = 1) Asked if R has used a psychotherapist since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18