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gyptchai like most of my teachers
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (9:6)
Question Number and Text GY44 : I like most of my teachers.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree111015.315.4
Agree241357.457.8
Disagree313418.618.7
Strongly disagree4588.18.1
Missing-95.7Missing
Valid cases715Missing cases5
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gyptchbteachers are always getting at me
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (9:7)
Question Number and Text GY45 : Teachers are always getting at me.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1446.16.1
Agree210915.115.2
Disagree335949.950.1
Strongly disagree420428.328.5
Missing-94.6Missing
Valid cases716Missing cases4
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gyptchcdon't care what teachers think of me
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (9:7)
Question Number and Text GY46 : I don't care what teachers think about me.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree18011.111.1
Agree214520.120.2
Disagree332044.444.5
Strongly disagree417424.224.2
Missing-91.1Missing
Valid cases719Missing cases1
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8


gypestgon the whole, my health is very good
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (9:7)
Question Number and Text GY47 : On the whole, my health is very good.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree125235.035.0
Agree240356.056.1
Disagree3618.58.5
Strongly disagree43.4.4
Missing-91.1Missing
Valid cases719Missing cases1
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8


gyphswfeel about your school work ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (10:7)
Question Number and Text GY48 : The next few questions are about how you feel about different aspects of your life. In your answer booklet there are some faces expressing various types of feelings. Below each face is a number. I want you to tick the box that comes closest to expressing how you feel about the following things... Your school work?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy112517.417.4
225936.036.0
319527.127.1
Neither happy/unhapp49413.113.1
5212.92.9
691.31.3
Completely unhappy7172.42.4
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gyphapfeel about your appearance ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (10:7)
Question Number and Text GY49 : Your appearance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy114019.419.4
225235.035.0
318826.126.1
Neither happy/unhapp48912.412.4
5273.83.8
6111.51.5
Completely unhappy7131.81.8
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gyphfmfeel about your family ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (10:7)
Question Number and Text GY50 : Your family? Please tick the box that best describes how you feel about your family.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy143560.460.4
217223.923.9
3669.29.2
Neither happy/unhapp4314.34.3
56.8.8
671.01.0
Completely unhappy73.4.4
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gyphfrfeel about your friends ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (10:7)
Question Number and Text GY51 : Your friends?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy132344.944.9
225435.335.3
310614.714.7
Neither happy/unhapp4253.53.5
56.8.8
63.4.4
Completely unhappy73.4.4
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gyphlffeel about your life as a whole ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (10:7)
Question Number and Text GY52 : Which best describes how you feel about your life as a whole?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy127938.838.8
224033.333.3
312216.916.9
Neither happy/unhapp4496.86.8
5172.42.4
62.3.3
Completely unhappy7111.51.5
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gypcomaword closest to: beast
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11:7)
Question Number and Text GY53 : The next few questions are rather different. We are interested in how people go about guessing words they do not know. For each word that is written on your answer sheet, there are five other words listed. Please tick the box for the word that is closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. The words are difficult for almost everyone so please just guess if you don't know the answer. BEAST.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
afraid1446.16.1
words26.8.8
large3638.88.8
animal460083.383.7
separate54.6.6
Missing-92.3Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases717Missing cases3
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


gypcombword closest to: edible
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11:7)
Question Number and Text GY54 : is EDIBLE. Which of the following words comes the closest in meaning to the word edible.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
able to speak1354.94.9
eligible2588.18.1
fit to eat357980.481.1
wise4314.34.3
argumentative5111.51.5
Missing-94.6Missing
Don't know-12.3Missing
Valid cases714Missing cases6
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


gypcomcword closest to: animosity
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11:8)
Question Number and Text GY55 : is ANIMOSITY
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
hatred121429.730.1
disobedience223732.933.4
friendship3638.88.9
animation417524.324.6
cuddly5212.93.0
Missing-971.0Missing
Don't know-13.4Missing
Valid cases710Missing cases10
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


gypcomdword closest to: accustom
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11:8)
Question Number and Text GY56 : ACCUSTOM.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
disappoint1131.81.8
customary226536.837.1
encounter3425.85.9
get used to432545.145.5
business5699.69.7
Missing-94.6Missing
Don't know-12.3Missing
Valid cases714Missing cases6
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


gypcomeword closest to: space
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12:8)
Question Number and Text GY57 : SPACE.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
school1202.82.8
noon2699.69.7
captain3638.88.8
room453474.275.0
board5263.63.7
Missing-95.7Missing
Don't know-13.4Missing
Valid cases712Missing cases8
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


gypcomfword closest to: broaden
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12:8)
Question Number and Text GY58 : BROADEN.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
efface1223.13.1
make level2638.88.8
elapse3182.52.5
embroider410514.614.7
widen550570.170.8
Missing-95.7Missing
Don't know-12.3Missing
Valid cases713Missing cases7
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


gypcomgword closest to: reconcile
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12:8)
Question Number and Text GY59 : RECONCILE.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
make up131844.244.7
return213819.219.4
invent312417.217.4
turn around47310.110.3
fall out5588.18.2
Missing-95.7Missing
Don't know-14.6Missing
Valid cases711Missing cases9
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


gypoplacan get what you want through effort
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12:8)
Question Number and Text GY60 : We would like to know your opinions on some important issues. Do you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree, or strongly disagree with the following statements? If you try hard enough you can always get what you want in life.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree121229.429.5
Agree226536.836.9
Neither agree/disagr316122.422.4
Disagree47310.110.2
Strongly disagree581.11.1
Missing-91.1Missing
Valid cases719Missing cases1
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W18


gypophahealth is a matter of luck
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12:8)
Question Number and Text GY61 : Generally health is a matter of luck.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1304.24.2
Agree29513.213.2
Neither agree nor di313819.219.2
Disagree428038.939.0
Strongly disagree517524.324.4
Missing-92.3Missing
Valid cases718Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Childrens Health
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8


gypopplpolice helpful to young people
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:8)
Question Number and Text GY62 : The police are usually helpful and friendly to young people.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree113218.318.4
Agree230342.142.2
Neither agree nor di318125.125.2
Disagree47410.310.3
Strongly disagree5283.93.9
Missing-92.3Missing
Valid cases718Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W15 W17


gypopscbone law for rich; one for poor
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:8)
Question Number and Text GY63 : There is one law for the rich and one law for the poor.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1324.44.5
Agree28111.311.3
Neither agree nor di316422.822.8
Disagree417924.924.9
Strongly disagree526236.436.5
Missing-92.3Missing
Valid cases718Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W18


gypvte6level of interest in politics
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:8)
Question Number and Text GY64 : How interested are you in politics?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very interested1243.33.3
Fairly interested220127.928.0
Not interested349368.568.7
Missing-92.3Missing
Valid cases718Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gypvte3party which would vote for ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:9)
Question Number and Text GY65 : If you could vote for a political party which would you vote for? Would it be the.. Conservative, Labour, Liberal Democrat, Green Party, an Other party, or don't you know?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Conservative1719.915.6
Labour227538.260.6
Liberal Democrat3567.812.3
Green Party4283.96.2
Other5243.35.3
Missing-96.8Missing
Don't know-126036.1Missing
Valid cases454Missing cases266
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gypcrwraworry re being victim of crime
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:9)
Question Number and Text GY66 : How much do you worry that you might be a victim of crime?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A big wory1608.38.4
A bit of a worry216522.923.0
An occasional doubt325235.035.1
Not a worry at all424033.333.5
Missing-93.4Missing
Valid cases717Missing cases3
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Crime
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W17


gypcrwrbsafeness of walking alone at night
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:9)
Question Number and Text GY67 : How safe would you feel walking alone in this area after dark?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very safe19112.612.7
Fairly safe223933.233.3
A bit unsafe325435.335.4
Very unsafe413318.518.5
Missing-93.4Missing
Valid cases717Missing cases3
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Crime
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W17


gypexplsuspended/expelled from school
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text GY68 : In the past year, have you been suspended or expelled from school?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1324.44.5
No268695.395.5
Missing-92.3Missing
Valid cases718Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W17


gypvandvandalised property in past year
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text GY69 : In the past year, have you deliberately broken or damaged property that didn't belong to you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never158381.081.2
Once or twice212216.917.0
Several times391.31.3
Often44.6.6
Missing-92.3Missing
Valid cases718Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Crime
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W17


gyptrunplayed truant from school
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text GY70 : In the past year, have you skipped school without an excuse?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never160984.684.7
Once or twice27510.410.4
Several times3283.93.9
Often471.01.0
Missing-91.1Missing
Valid cases719Missing cases1
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gypopschow much means to do well at school ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text GY71 : How much does it mean to you to do well at school? Does it mean...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A great deal146664.764.8
Quite a lot221429.729.8
A bit but not v. muc3304.24.2
Very little491.31.3
Missing-91.1Missing
Valid cases719Missing cases1
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gyppascparents check how well doing at school ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text GY72 : Which statement best describes the way your parents check how you are doing at school? They watch what I am doing very closely, or they prefer me to be independent.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Watch me v. closely138853.954.6
Prefer me to be inde232244.745.4
Missing-9101.4Missing
Valid cases710Missing cases10
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Family Life
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8


gyplvscleave school when you are 16 ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text GY73 : Do you want to leave school when you are 16, or do you plan to go on to sixth form or college?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Leave school at 1618912.415.6
Go to sixth form or248266.984.4
Missing-91.1Missing
Don't know-114820.6Missing
Valid cases571Missing cases149
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gyplvhmage you think when you leave home ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text GY74 : What age do you think you will be when you leave home?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
19.653.58038
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
091.31.3
Amount stated168795.498.7
Missing-9121.7Missing
Don't know-1121.7Missing
Valid cases696Missing cases24
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gypamarat what age want to get married ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:10)
Question Number and Text GY75 : At what age do you want to get married?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
21.488.84045
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Don't want to marry08712.112.6
Amount stated160684.287.4
Missing-9111.5Missing
Don't know-1162.2Missing
Valid cases693Missing cases27
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W18


gypaparwhat age would like to start a family ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text GY76 : At what age would you like to start a family?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
23.269.54045
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Don't want children08411.712.1
Amount stated160984.687.9
Missing-9152.1Missing
Don't know-1121.7Missing
Valid cases693Missing cases27
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W18


gypwhrslast week, hours spent working for pay ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text GY77 : Last week, how many hours did you spend doing work for pay?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1.724.38058
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
049068.169.3
Amount stated121730.130.7
Missing-981.1Missing
Don't know-15.7Missing
Valid cases707Missing cases13
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gyppaylast week: money earned working ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text GY78 : How much money did you earn last week? Do not include pocket money or allowances.
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
3.427.64060
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
047666.167.2
Amount stated123232.232.8
Missing-9101.4Missing
Don't know-12.3Missing
Valid cases708Missing cases12
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Hours Worked and Overtime
Time Use
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gypsocoffice code: job like when left school ?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text GY80 : What job would you like to do when you have left school? Give as many details as possible.
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W12 W13 W14 W15


gypsocywhy like this type of job?
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text GY81 : Please tell me why you gave that answer.
Valid cases680Missing cases40
Index TermsChildren
Employment: Attitude to Work and Incentives
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteFull coding frame for this variable can be found in Appendix to Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8


gypdlfachange to improve life: 1st mention
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text GY82 : If you could change just one thing to make your life better, what would you change?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Appearance/weight18611.913.8
Self-confidence2405.66.4
Age391.31.4
Academic ability4618.59.8
Health581.11.3
Give up smoking62.3.3
Finess/sporting abil7152.12.4
More independence86.81.0
Other personal chang95.7.8
Girl/boy friend11101.41.6
Other friends12162.22.6
Rels. with family13162.22.6
Parental relations1481.11.3
Living arrangements1591.31.4
Fam. rel. problems164.6.6
Other family probs.17212.93.4
Getting job215.7.8
More money for self22365.05.8
More money for famil23202.83.2
Better accomodation24141.92.3
New possessions254.6.6
Animals/pets266.81.0
Other life style271.1.2
Being bullied312.3.3
School circumstances32111.51.8
Leaving school333.4.5
Live elsewhere35253.54.0
Other community3781.11.3
Less suffering/viole415.7.8
Environmental improv4271.01.1
Other improvements47101.41.6
No change: all ok50395.46.3
No change: nothing519413.115.1
Other changes97152.12.4
Nothing written in-37510.4Missing
Don't know-1243.3Missing
Valid cases621Missing cases99
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W15 W18


gypdlfbchange to improve life: 2nd mention
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text GY82 : If you could change just one thing to make your life better, what would you change?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned065290.690.6
Appearance/weight12.3.3
Self-confidence25.7.7
Academic ability491.31.3
Health51.1.1
Finess/sporting abil73.4.4
More independence81.1.1
Other personal chang92.3.3
Girl/boy friend1171.01.0
Other friends1291.31.3
Rels. with family133.4.4
Living arrangements152.3.3
Other family probs.171.1.1
Getting job211.1.1
More money for self2271.01.0
More money for famil232.3.3
Better accomodation241.1.1
New possessions255.7.7
Being bullied312.3.3
School circumstances321.1.1
Leaving school331.1.1
Live elsewhere351.1.1
Other community371.1.1
Less suffering/viole411.1.1
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Question RouteIF (GAGE12 GE 11 AND GAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.97.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W15 W18


gypwghtyoung person weight
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Sampling Factors
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ghidhousehold identification number
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (1)
Question Number and Text Office Code
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidcross-wave person identifier
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text GEG3
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidpCross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
Record TypeGYOUTH
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gfnspnoperson number of father (nat/step)
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
012317.117.1
142959.659.6
211315.715.7
3131.81.8
4182.52.5
5192.62.6
63.4.4
72.3.3
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gfnspidx-wave pid of father (nat/step)
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmnspnoperson number of mother (nat/step)
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
0152.12.1
124333.833.8
243460.360.3
3192.62.6
43.4.4
53.4.4
73.4.4
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gmnspidcross-wave pid of mother (nat/step)
Record TypeGYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


gypsoc_ccoffice code: job like when left school ? - condensed classification
Record TypeGYOUTH
Valid cases720Missing cases0
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W12 W13 W14 W15