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BHPS Documentation and Questionnaires

hhidhousehold identification number
Record TypeHEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text HHID : Office Code
Valid cases32440Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hpnoego's person number
Record TypeHEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text HPNO : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1873926.926.9
2866926.726.7
3661320.420.4
4486815.015.0
522587.07.0
67152.22.2
7293.9.9
8158.5.5
975.2.2
1042.1.1
1110.0.0
Valid cases32440Missing cases0
Question RouteALL
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hopnoalter's person number
Record TypeHEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1873926.926.9
2866926.726.7
3661320.420.4
4486815.015.0
522587.07.0
67152.22.2
7293.9.9
8158.5.5
975.2.2
1042.1.1
1110.0.0
Valid cases32440Missing cases0
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hrelrelationship of hopno to hpno
Record TypeHEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Undefined0120.4.4
Lawful spouse2607018.718.7
Live-in partner313284.14.1
Natural child4793024.424.4
Adopted child567.2.2
Foster child66.0.0
Step/partner's-child75551.71.7
Daughter/son-in-law9153.5.5
Natural brother/sist10564217.417.4
Other brother/sister11132.4.4
Brother/sister-in-la1276.2.2
Natural parent13793024.424.4
Other parent1475.2.2
Mother/father-in-law15153.5.5
Any grand parent16173.5.5
Any grand child17173.5.5
Any cousin1812.0.0
Any aunt/uncle1925.1.1
Any nephew/niece2025.1.1
Employee221.0.0
Lodger/border2347.1.1
Unrelated sharer246482.02.0
Step parent255551.71.7
Employer261.0.0
Landlady/lord2747.1.1
Half-sibling284821.51.5
Other child292.0.0
Other3012.0.0
Valid cases32440Missing cases0
Question RouteUses HPNO HHGR2R HHGSEX HMASTAT HHGSPN HHGFNO HHGMNO on Record HINDALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hsexsex
Record TypeHEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text HD11 : Interviewer Check: sex of respondent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male11605949.549.5
Female21637250.550.5
Missing or wild-99.0Missing
Valid cases32431Missing cases9
Question RouteALL
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hosexalter's sex
Record TypeHEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male11605949.549.5
Female21637250.550.5
Missing or wild-99.0Missing
Valid cases32431Missing cases9
Index TermsRelationship between Household Members
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hlwstatalter's residence at last wave
Record TypeHEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Co-resident12873088.694.1
Different household24461.41.5
Alter birth35161.61.7
Not in sample68342.62.7
Ego New entrant-819145.9Missing
Valid cases30526Missing cases1914
Question RouteUses HHID HPNO HOPNO HREL on Record HEGOALT. Uses PID HSAMPST HMOVEST on Record HINDALL. Uses GIVFHO on Record XWAVEID.
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteAllows computation of h/hold composition change measures since previous wave.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hnwstatalter's residence at next wave
Record TypeHEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Still co-resident12855188.088.0
Different household219696.16.1
Alter out of scope433.1.1
Alter died593.3.3
Both non-resp, DK76592.02.0
Ego left sample89042.82.8
Ego died/out scope9231.7.7
Valid cases32440Missing cases0
Index TermsGeographic Location
Key Linking Variable
NoteThis variable can only exist at a particular Wave once the next Wave of data has been collected.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidcross-wave person identifier
Record TypeHEGOALT
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text HEG3
Valid cases32440Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


pidpCross-wave person identifier (UKHLS)
Record TypeHEGOALT
Valid cases32440Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hopidalter's cross-wave person identifier
Record TypeHEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases32440Missing cases0
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18