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ghlsvhWelfare service: used speech therapist
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29H : Which services have you used? Speech therapist or occupational therapist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01078096.399.6
Used spch therapist146.4.4
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: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvhnWelfare service: speech therapy NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30H : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Speech therapist or occupational therapist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD145.497.8
Private/voluntary21.02.2
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81078096.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases46Missing cases11147
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVH = 1) Asked if R has used a speech therapist 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


ghlsvhfWelfare service:speech therapy free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31H : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Speech therapist or occupational therapist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free143.497.7
Paid21.02.3
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-81078096.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases44Missing cases11149
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVH = 1) Asked if R has used a speech therapist or occupational therapist 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


ghlsviHealth service: used physiotherapist
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29I : Which services have you used? Physiotherapist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01013090.593.6
Used physiotherapist16966.26.4
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: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvinHealth service: physiotherapy NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30I : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Physiotherapist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD15124.674.0
Private/voluntary21641.523.7
private316.12.3
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-81013090.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases692Missing cases10501
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVI = 1) Asked if R has used a physiotherapist 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


ghlsvifHealth service: physiotherapy free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31I : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Physiotherapist
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free15104.676.9
Paid21361.220.5
Both317.22.6
Missing or wild-934.3Missing
Inapplicable-81013090.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases663Missing cases10530
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVI = 1) Asked if R has used a physiotherapist 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


ghlsvjWelfare service: used other service (i)
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29L1 : Which services have you used? Used other services (i)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01063795.098.3
One other service11891.71.7
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
Health: 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


ghlsvjnWelfare service: other serv (i) NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30L1 : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a privte or voluntary agency? Other service
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD11551.485.2
Private/voluntary226.214.3
private31.0.5
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-81063795.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-16.1Missing
Valid cases182Missing cases11011
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVJ1 = 1) Asked if R has used any other health or welfare service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Health: 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


ghlsvjfWelfare service:other serv (i) free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31L1 : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Other service
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free11541.484.6
Paid227.214.8
Both31.0.5
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-81063795.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases182Missing cases11011
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVJ1 = 1) Asked if R has used any other health or welfare service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Health: 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


ghlsvkWelfare service: used other service (ii)
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29L2 : Which services have you used? Used other services (ii)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01082196.7100.0
Second welfr service15.0.0
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: Medical Consultations
Health: 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


ghlsvknWelfare service:other serv (ii) NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30L2 : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a privte or voluntary agency? Other service
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD14.0100.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81082196.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases4Missing cases11189
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVJ2 = 1) Asked if R has used any other health or welfare service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Health: 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


ghlsvkfWelfare service:other serv(ii) free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31L2 : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Other service
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free15.0100.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-81082196.7Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases5Missing cases11188
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVJ2 = 1) Asked if R has used any other health or welfare service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: 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


ghlsvlHealth service: saw consultant/o'patient
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29J : Which services have you used? Hospital consultant/outpatients
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0800471.573.9
Used consultant1282225.226.1
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
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteSee note for GHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvlnHealth service:consult/outpatnt NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30J : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Hospital consultant/outpatients
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD1259423.292.5
Private/voluntary21721.56.1
private339.31.4
Missing or wild-918.2Missing
Not applicable-8800471.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases2805Missing cases8388
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVL = 1) Asked if R has used a consultant as an out-patient since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteSee note for GHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvlfHealth service: consult/outpatnt free/pd
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31J : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Hospital consultant/outpatients
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free1250322.492.9
Paid21551.45.8
Both335.31.3
Missing or wild-91311.2Missing
Not applicable-8800471.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases2693Missing cases8500
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVL = 1) Asked if R has used a consultant as an out-patient since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
NoteSee note for GHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvmHealth service: family planning
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM29K : Which services have you used? Family planning clinic
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01041093.096.2
Used consultant14163.73.8
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
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteSee note for GHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvmnHealth service: family planning NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM30K : Thinking about the (SERVICE AT M29) was this from the NHS or social services, or was it from a private or voluntary agency? Family planning clinic
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS or SSD14063.698.1
Private/voluntary28.11.9
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Not applicable-81041093.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases414Missing cases10779
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVM = 1) Asked if R has used a family planning service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteSee note for GHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlsvmfHealth service:family planning free/paid
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (24)
Question Number and Text GM31K : Was it all free or did you have to pay anything for this? Family planning clinic
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Free13923.598.7
Paid25.01.3
Missing or wild-921.2Missing
Not applicable-81041093.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases397Missing cases10796
Question RouteIF (GHLSV = 1 AND GHLSVM = 1) Asked if R has used a family planning service since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: Use of Health and Welfare services
Health: NHS vs Private
NoteSee note for GHLSV.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlckHas had listed health check
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM32 : Would you please tell me whether you have had any of the health check-ups and tests listed on this card (17 or 18) since September 1st last year?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1930283.185.9
No2152413.614.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Use of Health and Welfare services
NoteFilter question to route out those who have had none of the checks.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlckaHealth check-up: dental
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM33A : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Dental check-up
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0454240.642.0
Yes1628456.158.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up 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


ghlckanHealth check-up: dental NHS/private
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM34A : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Dental check-up
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1476842.676.5
Private2116410.418.7
Both32992.74.8
Missing or wild-935.3Missing
Inapplicable-8454240.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Don't know-119.2Missing
Valid cases6231Missing cases4962
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1 AND GHLCKA = 1) Asked if R has had dental check-up 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


ghlckbHealth check-up: eyetest
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM33B : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Eyesight test by an optician
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0693862.064.1
Yes1388834.735.9
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up 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


ghlckbnHealth check-up: eyetest NHS/private
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM34B : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Eyesight test
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1258523.167.5
Private2113410.129.6
Both31081.02.8
Missing or wild-928.3Missing
Inapplicable-8693862.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-135.3Missing
Valid cases3827Missing cases7366
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1 AND GHLCKB = 1) Asked if R has had eyesight test by optician 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


ghlckcHealth check-up: chest or other x-ray
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM33C : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Chest/other x-rays
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0946184.587.4
Yes1136512.212.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up 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


ghlckcnHealth check-up: chest x-ray NHS/private
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM34C : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Chest/other x-rays
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1125911.292.8
Private287.86.4
Both311.1.8
Missing or wild-910.1Missing
Inapplicable-8946184.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1357Missing cases9836
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1 AND GHLCKC = 1) Asked if R has had chest/other x-rays 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


ghlckdHealth check-up: blood pressure
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM33D : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Blood pressure
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0621955.657.4
Yes1460741.242.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up 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


ghlckdnHealth check-up: blood pressure NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM34D : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Blood pressure
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1429538.494.3
Private22332.15.1
Both329.3.6
Missing or wild-943.4Missing
Inapplicable-8621955.6Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-19.1Missing
Valid cases4557Missing cases6636
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1 AND GHLCKD = 1) Asked if R has had blood pressure tested 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


ghlckeHealth check-up: cholesterol test
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM33E : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Cholesterol test
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0978887.490.4
Yes110389.39.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up 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


ghlckenHealth check-up: cholesterol NHS/private
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM34E : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Cholesterol test
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS19168.289.4
Private2103.910.0
Both36.1.6
Missing or wild-912.1Missing
Inapplicable-8978887.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases1025Missing cases10168
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1 AND GHLCKE = 1) Asked if R has had cholesterol test 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


ghlckfHealth check-up: other checks
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM33G : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01039592.996.0
Yes14313.94.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up 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


ghlckfnHealth check-up:other checks NHS/private
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM34G : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS13443.180.2
Private283.719.3
Both32.0.5
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-81039592.9Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-11.0Missing
Valid cases429Missing cases10764
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1 AND GHLCKF = 1) Asked if R has had other health check 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


ghlckgHealth check-up: cervical smear
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM33H : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Cervical smear
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0937883.886.6
Yes1144812.913.4
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had health check-up since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
NoteAt Wave One men are coded -8, at Wave Two and beyond coded 0.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlckgnHealth check-up: cervical smear NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM34H : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Cervical smear
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1141112.698.5
Private218.21.3
Both33.0.2
Missing or wild-918.2Missing
Inapplicable-8937883.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases1432Missing cases9761
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1 AND GHLCKG = 1) Asked if R is woman and has had cervical smear 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


ghlckhHealth check-up: breast screen
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM33I : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Breast screening
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01022291.394.4
Yes16045.45.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had health check-up since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
NoteAt Wave One men are coded -8, at Wave Two and beyond coded 0.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlckhnHealth check-up: breast screen NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM34I : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Breast screening
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS15795.296.5
Private221.23.5
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Inapplicable-81022291.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases600Missing cases10593
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1 AND GHLCKH = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had breast screening 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


ghlckiHealth check-up: blood test
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM33F : Which ones? You can just tell me which numbers apply. Blood test
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned0769768.871.1
Yes1312928.028.9
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10826Missing cases367
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1) Asked if R has had health check-up since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghlckinHealth check-up: blood test NHS/priv
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM34F : Did you get this on the NHS or was it private? Blood test
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
NHS1294026.394.9
Private21381.24.5
Both319.2.6
Missing or wild-929.3Missing
Not applicable-8769768.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-15.0Missing
Valid cases3097Missing cases8096
Question RouteIF (GHLCK = 1 AND GHLCKI = 1) Asked if R is a woman and has had blood test since 1.9.96
Index TermsHealth: Medical Consultations
Health: NHS vs Private
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gsmokerSmoker
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM35 : Do you smoke cigarettes?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1317328.329.3
No2764968.370.7
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10822Missing cases371
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: Smoking
NoteExcludes cigars and pipes.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gncigsNumber of cigarettes smoked
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (25)
Question Number and Text GM36 : Approximately how many cigarettes a day do you usually smoke, including those you roll yourself?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
15.038.25080
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Less than 1 per day055.51.7
Amount stated1310927.898.3
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-8764968.3Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Refused-23.0Missing
Don't know-13.0Missing
Valid cases3164Missing cases8029
Question RouteIF (GSMOKER = 1) Asked if R smokes cigarettes
Index TermsHealth: Smoking
NoteIf figure varies then R is asked to give a daily average over the past week.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gophlaAll health care should be free
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text GM37A : Please tell me which answer on this card (19) comes closest to your view on each of these statements? All health care should be available free of charge to everyone regardless of their ability to pay
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1390334.936.3
Agree2474142.444.0
Not agree/disagr37797.07.2
Disagree4123811.111.5
Strongly disagree5102.9.9
Missing or wild-96.1Missing
Proxy-73653.3Missing
Don't know-159.5Missing
Valid cases10763Missing cases430
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: NHS vs Private
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W4 W5 W7 W10


gophlbCompulsory private insurance if can pay
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text GM37B : Please tell me which answer on this card (17) comes closest to your view on each of these statements? People who can afford it should have to take out private health insurance rather than use the National Health Service
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree14864.34.5
Agree2269824.125.2
Not agree/disagr3216619.420.2
Disagree4447139.941.7
Strongly disagree59038.18.4
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Proxy-73653.3Missing
Don't know-199.9Missing
Valid cases10724Missing cases469
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: NHS vs Private
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W4 W5 W7 W10


gophlcUnfair that wealth buys medical priority
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (26)
Question Number and Text GM37C : Please tell me which answer on this card (17) comes closest to your view on each of these statements? It is not fair that some people can get medical treatment before others, just because they can afford to pay for it
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1265523.724.7
Agree2468041.843.5
Not agree/disagr3127611.411.9
Disagree4188216.817.5
Strongly disagree52622.32.4
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Proxy-73653.3Missing
Don't know-168.6Missing
Valid cases10755Missing cases438
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHealth: NHS vs Private
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W4 W5 W7 W10


gaidhhCares for handicapped/other in household
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text GM39 : Is there anyone living with you who is sick, handicapped or elderly whom you look after or give special help to (for example, a sick or handicapped (or elderly) relative/ husband/ wife/ friend, etc)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15935.36.5
No2850976.093.5
Other32.0.0
Missing or wild-91091.0Missing
Inapplicable-8161514.4Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases9104Missing cases2089
Question RouteIF (GHHSIZE GT 1) Asked if more than one person living in household
Index TermsCaring
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gaidhuaPNO of 1st cared for person
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text GM40P1 : Who is the (sick, handicapped, or elderly) person/people you look after?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
12242.038.0
22081.935.3
382.713.9
455.59.3
510.11.7
69.11.5
72.0.3
Missing or wild-91121.0Missing
Inapplicable-81012690.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases590Missing cases10603
Question RouteIF (GHHSIZE GT 1 AND GAIDHH = 1) Asked if R cares for elderly/sick or handicapped person
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gaidhubPNO of 2nd cared for person
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text GM40P2 : Who is the (sick, handicapped, or elderly) person/people you look after?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned05655.095.8
11.0.2
23.0.5
38.11.4
47.11.2
53.0.5
63.0.5
Missing or wild-91121.0Missing
Inapplicable-81012690.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases590Missing cases10603
Question RouteIF (GHHSIZE GT 1 AND GAIDHH = 1) Asked if R cares for elderly/sick or handicapped person
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gaidhucPNO of 3rd cared for person
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text GM40P3 : Who is the (sick, handicapped, or elderly) person/people you look after?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned05865.299.3
11.0.2
21.0.2
42.0.3
Missing or wild-91121.0Missing
Inapplicable-81012690.5Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases590Missing cases10603
Question RouteIF (GHHSIZE GT 1 AND GAIDHH = 1) Asked if R cares for elderly/sick or handicapped person
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gaidxhhProvides care for non-resident person
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text GM41 : Do you provide some regular service or help for any sick, handicapped or elderly person not living with you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes111109.910.3
No2971386.889.7
Missing or wild-95.0Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Valid cases10823Missing cases370
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gnaidxhhNumber of non-residents cared for
Record TypeGINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (27)
Question Number and Text GM42 : Is that one person or more than one?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
One person18037.272.9
Two people22111.919.1
Three people344.44.0
Four people411.11.0
Five people57.1.6
Six people65.0.5
Seven + people721.21.9
Missing or wild-99.1Missing
Inapplicable-8971386.8Missing
Proxy respondent-73653.3Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases1102Missing cases10091
Question RouteIF (GAIDXHH = 1) Asked if R provides some care for non-resident(s)
Index TermsCaring
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18