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BHPS Documentation and Questionnaires

ihidhousehold identification number
Record TypeIEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text IHID : Office Code
Valid cases46650Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ipnoego's person number
Record TypeIEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (1)
Question Number and Text IPNO : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
11268627.227.2
21258627.027.0
3961520.620.6
4692914.914.9
531166.76.7
610372.22.2
7412.9.9
8165.4.4
958.1.1
1036.1.1
1110.0.0
Valid cases46650Missing 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


iopnoalter's person number
Record TypeIEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
11268627.227.2
21258627.027.0
3961520.620.6
4692914.914.9
531166.76.7
610372.22.2
7412.9.9
8165.4.4
958.1.1
1036.1.1
1110.0.0
Valid cases46650Missing 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


irelrelationship of iopno to ipno
Record TypeIEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Undefined0182.4.4
Lawful spouse2881618.918.9
Live-in partner318363.93.9
Natural child41137624.424.4
Adopted child582.2.2
Foster child624.1.1
Step/partner's-child77271.61.6
Daughter/son-in-law9223.5.5
Natural brother/sist10786216.916.9
Other brother/sister11180.4.4
Brother/sister-in-la12108.2.2
Natural parent131137624.424.4
Other parent14106.2.2
Mother/father-in-law15221.5.5
Any grand parent16325.7.7
Any grand child17325.7.7
Any cousin1850.1.1
Any aunt/uncle1939.1.1
Any nephew/niece2039.1.1
Employee221.0.0
Lodger/border2370.2.2
Unrelated sharer2411822.52.5
Step parent257271.61.6
Employer261.0.0
Landlady/lord2770.2.2
Half-sibling286841.51.5
Other3018.0.0
Valid cases46650Missing cases0
Question RouteUses IPNO IHGR2R IHGSEX IMASTAT IHGSPN IHGFNO IHGMNO on Record IINDALL
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


isexsex
Record TypeIEGOALT
QuestionnaireIndividual (3)
Question Number and Text ID11 : Interviewer Check: sex of respondent
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male12312349.649.6
Female22352750.450.4
Valid cases46650Missing cases0
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


iosexalter's sex
Record TypeIEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Male12312349.649.6
Female22352750.450.4
Valid cases46650Missing 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


ilwstatalter's residence at last wave
Record TypeIEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Co-resident12836860.894.6
Different household2402.91.3
Alter birth34891.01.6
Not in sample67301.62.4
Ego New entrant-81666135.7Missing
Valid cases29989Missing cases16661
Question RouteUses IHID IPNO IOPNO IREL on Record IEGOALT. Uses PID ISAMPST IMOVEST on Record IINDALL. Uses HIVFHO 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


inwstatalter's residence at next wave
Record TypeIEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Still co-resident14054086.986.9
Different household232146.96.9
Alter out of scope494.2.2
Alter died5142.3.3
Both non-resp, DK714723.23.2
Ego left sample87861.71.7
Ego died/out scope9402.9.9
Valid cases46650Missing 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 TypeIEGOALT
QuestionnaireCover Sheet
Question Number and Text IEG3
Valid cases46650Missing 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 TypeIEGOALT
Valid cases46650Missing cases0
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


iopidalter's cross-wave person identifier
Record TypeIEGOALT
QuestionnaireDerived Variable
Valid cases46650Missing cases0
Relationship between Household Members
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18