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hyptchai like most of my teachers
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (9:6)
Question Number and Text HY44 : I like most of my teachers.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree113414.214.2
Agree253456.456.7
Disagree318920.020.1
Strongly disagree4859.09.0
Missing-94.4Missing
Valid cases942Missing cases4
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hyptchbteachers are always getting at me
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (9:7)
Question Number and Text HY45 : Teachers are always getting at me.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1555.85.9
Agree213013.713.8
Disagree347950.651.0
Strongly disagree427629.229.4
Missing-96.6Missing
Valid cases940Missing cases6
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hyptchcdon't care what teachers think of me
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (9:7)
Question Number and Text HY46 : I don't care what teachers think about me.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree111612.312.3
Agree221322.522.6
Disagree339241.441.6
Strongly disagree422123.423.5
Missing-94.4Missing
Valid cases942Missing cases4
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8


hypestgon the whole, my health is very good
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (9:7)
Question Number and Text HY47 : On the whole, my health is very good.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree135137.137.3
Agree250953.854.0
Disagree3667.07.0
Strongly disagree4161.71.7
Missing-94.4Missing
Valid cases942Missing cases4
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8


hyphswfeel about your school work ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (10:7)
Question Number and Text HY48 : 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 happy116317.217.3
227929.529.6
328830.430.5
Neither happy/unhapp413814.614.6
5343.63.6
6151.61.6
Completely unhappy7262.72.8
Missing-93.3Missing
Valid cases943Missing cases3
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hyphapfeel about your appearance ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (10:7)
Question Number and Text HY49 : Your appearance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy119820.921.1
230832.632.8
324525.926.1
Neither happy/unhapp412613.313.4
5363.83.8
691.01.0
Completely unhappy7171.81.8
Missing-97.7Missing
Valid cases939Missing cases7
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hyphfmfeel about your family ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (10:7)
Question Number and Text HY50 : Your family? Please tick the box that best describes how you feel about your family.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy159462.862.9
221222.422.5
3737.77.7
Neither happy/unhapp4363.83.8
591.01.0
6101.11.1
Completely unhappy7101.11.1
Missing-92.2Missing
Valid cases944Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hyphfrfeel about your friends ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (10:7)
Question Number and Text HY51 : Your friends?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy145247.847.9
232534.434.4
311211.811.9
Neither happy/unhapp4373.93.9
5101.11.1
64.4.4
Completely unhappy74.4.4
Missing-92.2Missing
Valid cases944Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hyphlffeel about your life as a whole ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (10:7)
Question Number and Text HY52 : Which best describes how you feel about your life as a whole?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Completely happy133535.435.6
233135.035.1
315216.116.1
Neither happy/unhapp4818.68.6
5161.71.7
6101.11.1
Completely unhappy7171.81.8
Missing-94.4Missing
Valid cases942Missing cases4
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Subjective Well-Being
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hypcomaword closest to: beast
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11:7)
Question Number and Text HY53 : 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 %
afraid1667.07.0
words28.8.8
large39710.310.3
animal476681.081.2
separate56.6.6
Missing-93.3Missing
Valid cases943Missing 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 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


hypcombword closest to: edible
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11:7)
Question Number and Text HY54 : Which of the following words comes the closest in meaning to the word EDIBLE.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
able to speak1616.46.5
eligible2757.98.0
fit to eat374678.979.3
wise4444.74.7
argumentative5151.61.6
Missing-93.3Missing
Don't know-12.2Missing
Valid cases941Missing cases5
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


hypcomcword closest to: animosity
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11:8)
Question Number and Text HY55 : Which of the following words comes the closest in meaning to the word ANIMOSITY.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
hatred129331.031.6
disobedience227429.029.5
friendship312012.712.9
animation422123.423.8
cuddly5202.12.2
Missing-9121.3Missing
Don't know-16.6Missing
Valid cases928Missing cases18
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


hypcomdword closest to: accustom
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (11:8)
Question Number and Text HY56 : Which of the following words comes the closest in meaning to the word ACCUSTOM.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
disappoint1161.71.7
customary235437.437.9
encounter3747.87.9
get used to440142.442.9
business5909.59.6
Missing-98.8Missing
Don't know-13.3Missing
Valid cases935Missing cases11
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


hypcomeword closest to: space
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12:8)
Question Number and Text HY57 : Which of the following words comes the closest in meaning to the word SPACE.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
school1343.63.6
noon2727.67.7
captain3757.98.0
room473477.678.0
board5262.72.8
Missing-94.4Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases941Missing cases5
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


hypcomfword closest to: broaden
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12:8)
Question Number and Text HY58 : Which of the following words comes the closest in meaning to the word BROADEN.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
efface1262.72.8
make level2788.28.3
elapse3485.15.1
embroider411512.212.3
widen566870.671.4
Missing-98.8Missing
Don't know-13.3Missing
Valid cases935Missing cases11
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


hypcomgword closest to: reconcile
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12:8)
Question Number and Text HY59 : Which of the following words comes the closest in meaning to the word RECONCILE.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
make up141644.044.8
return215816.717.0
invent316817.818.1
turn around4909.59.7
fall out59610.110.3
Missing-9131.4Missing
Don't know-15.5Missing
Valid cases928Missing cases18
Question RouteIF (DAGE12 GE 11 AND DAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW4 W7 W8


hypoplacan get what you want through effort
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12:8)
Question Number and Text HY60 : 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 agree127228.828.8
Agree236438.538.6
Neither agree/disagr320922.122.1
Disagree4768.08.1
Strongly disagree5232.42.4
Missing-92.2Missing
Valid cases944Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W18


hypophahealth is a matter of luck
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (12:8)
Question Number and Text HY61 : Generally health is a matter of luck.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1505.35.3
Agree212613.313.4
Neither agree nor di318419.519.6
Disagree432033.834.0
Strongly disagree526027.527.7
Missing-95.5Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases940Missing cases6
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Health: Childrens Health
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8


hypopplpolice helpful to young people
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:8)
Question Number and Text HY62 : The police are usually helpful and friendly to young people.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree119820.921.0
Agree234236.236.2
Neither agree nor di324225.625.6
Disagree411712.412.4
Strongly disagree5454.84.8
Missing-92.2Missing
Valid cases944Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W15 W17


hypopscbone law for rich; one for poor
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:8)
Question Number and Text HY63 : There is one law for the rich and one law for the poor.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Strongly agree1505.35.3
Agree2859.09.0
Neither agree nor di320421.621.7
Disagree418920.020.1
Strongly disagree541243.643.8
Missing-95.5Missing
Don't know-11.1Missing
Valid cases940Missing cases6
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W18


hypvte6level of interest in politics
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:8)
Question Number and Text HY64 : How interested are you in politics?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very interested1222.32.3
Fairly interested222523.823.9
Not interested369573.573.8
Missing-94.4Missing
Valid cases942Missing cases4
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hypvte3party which would vote for ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:9)
Question Number and Text HY65 : 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 %
Conservative1757.914.5
Labour230332.058.4
Liberal Democrat3596.211.4
Green Party4464.98.9
Other5363.86.9
Missing-95.5Missing
Don't know-142244.6Missing
Valid cases519Missing cases427
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hypcrwraworry re being victim of crime
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:9)
Question Number and Text HY66 : How much do you worry that you might be a victim of crime?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A big wory1808.58.5
A bit of a worry219921.021.1
An occasional doubt330732.532.5
Not a worry at all435837.837.9
Missing-92.2Missing
Valid cases944Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Crime
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W17


hypcrwrbsafeness of walking alone at night
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (13:9)
Question Number and Text HY67 : How safe would you feel walking alone in this area after dark?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Very safe110511.111.1
Fairly safe233235.135.2
A bit unsafe331633.433.5
Very unsafe419020.120.1
Missing-93.3Missing
Valid cases943Missing cases3
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Crime
Neighbourhood and Residence
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W17


hypexplsuspended/expelled from school
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text HY68 : In the past year, have you been suspended or expelled from school?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1525.55.5
No289394.494.5
Missing-91.1Missing
Valid cases945Missing cases1
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W17


hypvandvandalised property in past year
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text HY69 : In the past year, have you deliberately broken or damaged property that didn't belong to you?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never174779.079.2
Once or twice216917.917.9
Several times3121.31.3
Often4151.61.6
Missing-93.3Missing
Valid cases943Missing cases3
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Crime
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W17


hyptrunplayed truant from school
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text HY70 : In the past year, have you skipped school without an excuse?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Never180485.085.3
Once or twice210010.610.6
Several times3192.02.0
Often4202.12.1
Missing-93.3Missing
Valid cases943Missing cases3
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hypopschow much means to do well at school ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text HY71 : How much does it mean to you to do well at school? Does it mean...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
A great deal161765.265.3
Quite a lot227929.529.5
A bit but not v. muc3384.04.0
Very little4111.21.2
Missing-91.1Missing
Valid cases945Missing cases1
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
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


hyppascparents check how well doing at school ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text HY72 : 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. closely152855.856.9
Prefer me to be inde240042.343.1
Missing-9181.9Missing
Valid cases928Missing cases18
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Family Life
Education: Background and Attainments
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8


hyplvscleave school when you are 16 ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text HY73 : 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 1619910.513.1
Go to sixth form or265969.786.9
Missing-93.3Missing
Don't know-118519.6Missing
Valid cases758Missing cases188
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hyplvhmage you think when you leave home ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:9)
Question Number and Text HY74 : What age do you think you will be when you leave home?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
19.854.17072
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
091.01.0
Amount stated189995.099.0
Missing-9232.4Missing
Don't know-1151.6Missing
Valid cases908Missing cases38
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hypamarat what age want to get married ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (14:10)
Question Number and Text HY75 : At what age do you want to get married?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
21.818.42042
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Don't want to marry010010.611.1
Amount stated180384.988.9
Missing-9262.7Missing
Don't know-1171.8Missing
Valid cases903Missing cases43
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W18


hypaparwhat age would like to start a family ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text HY76 : At what age would you like to start a family?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
23.609.21044
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Don't want children010110.711.1
Amount stated180885.488.9
Missing-9202.1Missing
Don't know-1171.8Missing
Valid cases909Missing cases37
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W18


hypwhrslast week, hours spent working for pay ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text HY77 : Last week, how many hours did you spend doing work for pay?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1.734.65050
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
066770.571.6
Amount stated126528.028.4
Missing-9121.3Missing
Don't know-12.2Missing
Valid cases932Missing cases14
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
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


hyppaylast week: money earned working ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text HY78 : How much money did you earn last week? Do not include pocket money or allowances.
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
3.939.76096
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
064868.570.3
Amount stated127429.029.7
Missing-9222.3Missing
Don't know-12.2Missing
Valid cases922Missing cases24
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
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


hypsocoffice code: job like when left school ?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text HY80 : What job would you like to do when you have left school? Give as many details as possible.
Valid cases944Missing cases2
Index TermsChildren
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W12 W13 W14 W15


hypsocywhy like this type of job?
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text HY81 : Please tell me why you gave that answer.
Valid cases912Missing cases34
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


hypdlfachange to improve life: 1st mention
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text HY82 : If you could change just one thing to make your life better, what would you change?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Appearance/weight1889.310.4
Self-confidence2555.86.5
Age35.5.6
Academic ability4737.78.6
Health5141.51.7
Give up smoking64.4.5
Finess/sporting abil7192.02.2
More independence84.4.5
Other personal chang9232.42.7
Girl/boy friend11131.41.5
Other friends12394.14.6
Rels. with family13353.74.1
Parental relations14151.61.8
Living arrangements157.7.8
Fam. rel. problems16131.41.5
Other family probs.17111.21.3
Getting job21111.21.3
More money for self22616.47.2
More money for famil23313.33.7
Better accomodation24232.42.7
New possessions257.7.8
Animals/pets265.5.6
Other life style2791.01.1
Being bullied314.4.5
School circumstances32333.53.9
Leaving school332.2.2
Live elsewhere35202.12.4
Other community375.5.6
Less suffering/viole417.7.8
Environmental improv427.7.8
Other improvements47101.11.2
No change: all ok50485.15.7
No change: nothing5113914.716.4
Other changes976.6.7
Missing-92.2Missing
Refused-2616.4Missing
Don't know-1373.9Missing
Valid cases846Missing cases100
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W15 W18


hypdlfbchange to improve life: 2nd mention
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (15:10)
Question Number and Text HY82 : If you could change just one thing to make your life better, what would you change?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned081786.486.5
Appearance/weight15.5.5
Self-confidence22.2.2
Age31.1.1
Academic ability4192.02.0
Health53.3.3
Give up smoking62.2.2
Finess/sporting abil76.6.6
More independence83.3.3
Other personal chang93.3.3
Girl/boy friend115.5.5
Other friends12121.31.3
Rels. with family135.5.5
Parental relations142.2.2
Living arrangements152.2.2
Fam. rel. problems163.3.3
Other family probs.175.5.5
Getting job217.7.7
More money for self228.8.8
More money for famil233.3.3
Better accomodation246.6.6
New possessions254.4.4
Other life style273.3.3
Being bullied311.1.1
School circumstances325.5.5
Leaving school331.1.1
Live elsewhere353.3.3
Other community371.1.1
Less suffering/viole415.5.5
Environmental improv421.1.1
Other improvements471.1.1
Missing-92.2Missing
Valid cases944Missing cases2
Question RouteIF (HAGE12 GE 11 AND HAGE12 LT 16) Asked if R is aged 11 years or over but less than 16 years on 1.12.98.
Index TermsChildren
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W15 W18


hypwghtyoung person weight
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases946Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Sampling Factors
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hhidhousehold identification number
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireYouth (1)
Question Number and Text Office Code
Valid cases946Missing 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 TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text HEG3
Valid cases946Missing 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 TypeHYOUTH
Valid cases946Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hfnspnoperson number of father (nat/step)
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
019020.120.1
154557.657.6
210110.710.7
3262.72.7
4495.25.2
5283.03.0
65.5.5
72.2.2
Valid cases946Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hfnspidx-wave pid of father (nat/step)
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases946Missing cases0
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hmnspnoperson number of mother (nat/step)
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
0363.83.8
136638.738.7
252655.655.6
38.8.8
48.8.8
62.2.2
Valid cases946Missing cases0
Index TermsChildren
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hmnspidcross-wave pid of mother (nat/step)
Record TypeHYOUTH
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases946Missing cases0
Key Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


hypsoc_ccoffice code: job like when left school ? - condensed classification
Record TypeHYOUTH
Valid cases944Missing cases2
Socio-demographic Characteristics
Variable OccurrenceW4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W12 W13 W14 W15