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ihidHousehold identification number
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text IHID : Office Code
Valid cases8797Missing cases0
Index TermsKey Linking Variable
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihhdoiDay of interview
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text IH0AD : Office Code
Valid cases8743Missing cases54
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihhmoiMonth of interview
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text IH0AM : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
January15566.36.4
February28569.79.8
March32833.23.2
April41742.02.0
May51902.22.2
September9333037.938.1
October10209423.824.0
November1197111.011.1
December122893.33.3
Missing or wild-954.6Missing
Valid cases8743Missing cases54
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihhyoi4Year of interview
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text IH0AY : Office Code
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
1999668476.076.4
2000205923.423.6
Missing or wild-954.6Missing
Valid cases8743Missing cases54
Question RouteALL
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
NoteDue to extended fieldwork period this is an important check on recall data, e.g. in ascertaining for instance which 'Winter' or 'January' R is referring to.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihhsoihHour interview began
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text IH0BH : Interviewer Code: Time at start of interview (hours)
Valid cases8712Missing cases85
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihhsoimMinute interview began
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text IH0BM : Interviewer Code: Time at start of interview (minutes)
Valid cases8712Missing cases85
Index TermsInterview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihstypeType of accommodation
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (1)
Question Number and Text IH0C : (from observation) What type of accommodation does the household live in?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Det'd house/bungalow1191021.721.9
Semi-det'd house/bun2257829.329.6
End terraced house36997.98.0
Terraced house4164918.718.9
Purpose blt flat <105100311.411.5
Purpose blt flat >1063604.14.1
Converted flat <1072362.72.7
Converted flat >10823.3.3
Incl business prem927.3.3
Bedsitter under 101021.2.2
Bedsitter 10+ dwellg1113.1.1
Bedsitter single occ1216.2.2
Sheltered accommdn1362.7.7
Institutional1430.3.3
Other15901.01.0
Missing or wild-926.3Missing
T'phone q-not asked-754.6Missing
Valid cases8717Missing cases80
Question RouteALL
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
NoteRefers to space used by h/hold, not to issued address. Code 7 implies access to business premises without going outside building. Question change from Wave One to Wave Two, recoded 'Other' 0 into 11 and new category 10 `Institution'. From Wave 5 on the coding frame was expanded to allow comparability with the European Community Household Panel.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsrinsInstitutional accommodation rented
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text IH1A : If institutional accommodation - Is accommodation rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes114.246.7
No216.253.3
Missing or wild-95.1Missing
Inapplicable-8870799.0Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases30Missing cases8767
Question RouteALL
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteKey routing check. Before Wave 2, respondents were not followed in institutions. See Section on Sampling in Vol A.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsroomNumber of rooms in accommodation
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text IH2 : I would like to ask you a few questions about your household's accommodation. How many rooms are there here, including bedrooms but excluding kitchens, bathrooms, and any rooms you may let or sublet?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
11221.41.4
27568.68.7
3182520.721.1
4241027.427.8
5197922.522.9
68229.39.5
74164.74.8
81792.02.1
982.9.9
1028.3.3
1116.2.2
127.1.1
134.0.0
144.0.0
151.0.0
172.0.0
202.0.0
301.0.0
321.0.0
451.0.0
Missing or wild-951.6Missing
Inapplicable-833.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases8658Missing cases139
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteRooms currently sublet to persons outside h/hold are excluded, those occupied by lodgers or boarders within h/hold are included.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsowndHouse owned or rented
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text IH3 : Does your household own or rent this accommodation or does it come rent-free?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9460.52Missing
inapplicable-8330.38Missing
proxy and/or phone-7540.61Missing
Owned or on mortgage1563364.0365.02
Shared ownership2300.340.35
Rented3282132.0732.56
Rent free41471.671.7
Other5330.380.38
Total8797100.00
Valid cases8664Missing cases133
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteShared ownership includes co-ownership and equity sharing schemes. Rent-free excludes cases of complete rebate through Housing Benefit and payment by charity. Used in construction of derived variable ITENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsowr1PNO of 1st person owning accommodation
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text IH4M1 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) owned?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9820.93Missing
inapplicable-8300134.11Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Not in HH0610.691.08
1505757.4989.36
24745.398.38
3430.490.76
4200.230.35
540.050.07
Total8797100.00
Valid cases5659Missing cases3138
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteRecords Person Number
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsowr2PNO of 2nd person owning accommodation
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text IH4M2 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) owned?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9911.03Missing
inapplicable-8310435.28Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Not in HH0231826.3541.79
11611.832.9
2295733.6153.31
3550.630.99
4460.520.83
590.100.16
610.010.02
Total8797100.00
Valid cases5547Missing cases3250
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteRecords Person Number
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imghaveHome mortgaged or owned outright
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text IH6 : Is this accommodation....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9810.92Missing
inapplicable-8300134.11Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Owned outright1217124.6838.36
Buying mortgage/loan2348939.6661.64
Total8797100.00
Valid cases5660Missing cases3137
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Socio-demographic Characteristics
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable ITENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsowrpOutright homeowner before 1.9.98
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text IH7 : Were you the outright owner(s) of this property before September 1st 1998?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9790.90Missing
inapplicable-8727382.68Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Yes1128414.6092.37
No21061.207.63
Total8797100.00
Valid cases1390Missing cases7407
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 1) Asked if R's home is owned outright
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
NoteKey routing check.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imgynotHow home came to be owned outright
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text IH8 : Which of the following best describes how you came to own this property outright? Have you....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9830.94Missing
inapplicable-8777888.42Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Paid mortgage/loan13243.6836.78
Bought it with cash24455.0650.51
Inherited all/share or given3720.828.17
Other means of purch4400.454.54
Total8797100.00
Valid cases881Missing cases7916
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 1 AND IHSOWRP = 2) Asked if R became outright owner of home since last year
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihscostOriginal purchase price of property
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text IH9 : How much did you pay for the property?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
45744.4243473.1857530000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1202623.0100.0
Missing or wild-981.9Missing
Inapplicable-8646773.5Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Refused-254.6Missing
Don't know-11141.3Missing
Valid cases2026Missing cases6771
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND (IMGHAVE = 1 AND IMGYNOT= 1-2) OR (IMGHAVE = 2 AND IHSIVW8 = 2) Asked if R became outright owner of home since last year or if R owns or part owns home and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imglyMortgage on home before 1.9.98
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text IH13 : Did you have a mortgage on this accommodation before September 1st 1998?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-920.02Missing
inapplicable-8634872.16Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Yes1212424.1488.8
No22683.0511.2
Total8797100.00
Valid cases2392Missing cases6405
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteAt Wave Two, this is comparable with BMGSTAT.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsivw8HH interview this address last year
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text IH14 : Were you (or any member of your household) interviewed at this address last year?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1206223.497.1
No262.72.9
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8661775.2Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases2124Missing cases6673
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2 AND IMGLY = 1) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and had a mortgage on the accommodation before Sept 1st 1998
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Interview Characteristics and Conditions
Variable OccurrenceW9


imgxtraTaken out additional mortgage on home
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text IH20 : Have you taken out any additional mortgage or loan on this house/flat since September 1st 1998?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-970.08Missing
inapplicable-8525359.71Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Yes13524.0010.11
No2313035.5889.89
Total8797100.00
Valid cases3482Missing cases5315
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imgnewAmount of additional mortgage on home
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH21 : How much in total is this additional mortgage or loan?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
15159.2441907.04140735000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated13373.8100.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8838895.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-115.2Missing
Valid cases337Missing cases8460
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) AND IMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes any additional loans, including second mortgages. If remortgaged, amount given is difference between mortgage paid off and remortgage towards this total. Includes imputed data. For variables directly associated with a question, the imputation flag variable takes the missing value code of the original variable (e.g. Don't know, refuse, etc.) if imputed, and 0 if not imputed, or -8 if the variable was inapplicable. See section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imgxty1Extra loan for home extension
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH22A : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Home extension
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02552.972.4
Home extension1971.127.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8838895.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases352Missing cases8445
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) AND IMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imgxty2Extra loan for home improvements
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH22B : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Home improvements or repairs
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01441.640.9
Home improvements12082.459.1
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8838895.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases352Missing cases8445
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) AND IMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Home Improvements
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imgxty3Extra loan for car purchase
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH22C : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Car purchase
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned03313.894.0
Car purchase121.26.0
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8838895.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases352Missing cases8445
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) AND IMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Transport
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imgxty4Extra loan for other consumer goods
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH22D : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Other consumer goods
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned03433.997.4
Other consumer gds19.12.6
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8838895.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases352Missing cases8445
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) AND IMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousehold Consumption: Consumer Durables
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imgxty5Extra loan for other specified reason
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH22E : What was this additional mortgage/loan used for? Other
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned02863.381.3
Other specifed expen166.818.8
Missing or wild-92.0Missing
Inapplicable-8838895.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases352Missing cases8445
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) AND IMGXTRA = 1 ) Asked if R owns or part owns property which is being bought with a mortgage or a loan and has subsequently taken out an additional mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imgoldAmount borrowed at purchase: mortgagee
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text IH17 : How much did you borrow originally when you bought the property, that is excluding any later additions to the mortgage?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
38193.8626437.941315000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1123214.0100.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8731683.2Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Refused-259.7Missing
Don't know-11341.5Missing
Valid cases1232Missing cases7565
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND IMGHAVE = 2 AND IMGLY = 1 AND IHSIVW8 = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords total amount borrowed at purchase.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imglifeYears left to pay: mortgagee
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text IH18 : How many years has the mortgage still to run?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
16.136.93148
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated1133615.2100.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8731683.2Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-1891.0Missing
Valid cases1336Missing cases7461
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND IMGHAVE = 2 AND IMGLY = 1 AND IHSIVW8 = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords date on which all mortgages on property paid off.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imgtypeType of mortgage
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (5)
Question Number and Text IH19 : Is your mortgage or loan.....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Repaymnt mortge/loan14274.931.4
Endowment mortgage28139.259.9
Pt repaymnt/endowmnt370.85.2
Other mortgage/loan448.53.5
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8731683.2Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-167.8Missing
Valid cases1358Missing cases7439
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1 - 2 AND IMGHAVE = 2 AND IMGLY = 1 AND IHSIVW8 = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan and mortgage began before 1st Sept. last year and was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ixpmgLast total monthly mortgage payment
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH23 : How much was your last total monthly instalment on the mortgage(s) or loan(s)?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
291.46219.6214000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1348939.7100.0
Inapplicable-8525359.7Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases3489Missing cases5308
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R is buying the property with a mortgage or loan
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes imputed data. See note for IMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ixpmg1Mortgage includes protection policy
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH24A : Did that payment include any of the following?...A mortgage protection policy?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1115013.137.5
No2192021.862.5
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8557763.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-1921.0Missing
Valid cases3070Missing cases5727
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2 AND IXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ixpmg2Mortgage includes structure insurance
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH24B : Did that payment include any of the following?...Building structure insurance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1129014.741.4
No2182620.858.6
Missing or wild-93.0Missing
Inapplicable-8557763.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-146.5Missing
Valid cases3116Missing cases5681
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2 AND IXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ixpmg3Mortgage includes contents insurance
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH24C : Did that payment include any of the following?...Contents or possessions insurance
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes17248.223.2
No2240127.376.8
Missing or wild-94.0Missing
Inapplicable-8557763.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-136.4Missing
Valid cases3125Missing cases5672
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2 AND IXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ixpmg4Mortgage includes extra payments
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (6)
Question Number and Text IH24D : Did that payment include any of the following?...Any other extra payments?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11271.44.1
No2298433.995.9
Missing or wild-97.1Missing
Inapplicable-8557763.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-147.5Missing
Valid cases3111Missing cases5686
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 2 AND IXPMG GT 0) Asked if R is currently paying a mortgage or loan and last total monthly instalment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


imgyr04Year mortgage began
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (4)
Question Number and Text IH12 : In what year did you first start paying a mortgage on this house/flat?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1992.866.3519652000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated1140416.0100.0
Missing or wild-91.0Missing
Inapplicable-8731683.2Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-121.2Missing
Valid cases1404Missing cases7393
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND (IMGHAVE = 1 AND IHSOWRP = 2 AND IMGYNOT = 2) OR (IMGHAVE = 2 AND IHSIVW8 = 2) Asked if R owns property outright through paying off mortgage since last year or is buying the property with a mortgage or loan but was not interviewed at present address last year
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsyr04Year became owner: home bought outright
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (3)
Question Number and Text IH10 : In what year did you first become the owner of this house/flat?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1985.6513.2019251999
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Year stated14254.8100.0
Missing or wild-980.9Missing
Inapplicable-8822693.5Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-111.1Missing
Valid cases425Missing cases8372
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2 AND IMGHAVE = 1 AND IHSOWRP = 2 AND IMGYNOT NE 2) Asked if R owns property outright and was not outright owner before 1.9.98 and came to own it by other means than paying off mortgage
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsvalValue of property: home owners
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (2)
Question Number and Text IH5 : About how much would you expect to get for your home if you sold it today?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
88984.9273871.17500999999
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1569564.7100.0
Missing or wild-946.5Missing
Inapplicable-8300134.1Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases5695Missing cases3102
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 1-2) Asked if R owns or part owns home
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes imputed data. See note for IMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsjbAccommodation with present job: renter
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text IH25 : Does the accommodation go with the present job of anyone in the household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9670.76Missing
inapplicable-8566364.37Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Yes11401.594.65
No2287232.6595.35
Total8797100.00
Valid cases3012Missing cases5785
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irentp1Who rents accommodation: 1st mention
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text IH26M1 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9680.77Missing
inapplicable-8566364.37Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Not in HH0440.501.46
1267930.4588.97
22592.948.6
3180.200.6
450.060.17
550.060.17
610.010.03
Total8797100.00
Valid cases3011Missing cases5786
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords Person Number.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irentp2Who rents accommodation: 2nd mention
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text IH26M2 : In whose name is this (house/flat/room) rented?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not in HH0223125.476.1
147.51.6
26137.020.9
317.2.6
413.1.4
58.1.3
61.0.0
71.0.0
Missing or wild-965.7Missing
Inapplicable-8574665.3Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases2931Missing cases5866
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteRecords Person Number.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irentllLandlord of rented accommodation
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text IH27 : Who is the accommodation rented from or provided by?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9700.80Missing
inapplicable-8566364.37Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Local auth/Council1173619.7357.69
NewTown Comm/Corp250.060.17
Property company3850.972.82
Scottish Homes4200.230.66
Other housg assoc54344.9314.42
Employer6550.631.83
Other org7850.972.82
Relative8931.063.09
Employer9370.421.23
Other individual104595.2215.25
Total8797100.00
Valid cases3009Missing cases5788
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable ITENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irentfAccommodation rented furnished or other
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (7)
Question Number and Text IH28 : Do you rent your accommodation....
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9680.77Missing
inapplicable-8566364.37Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Furnished12653.018.8
Partly furnished21291.474.28
Unfurnished3261729.7586.91
Total8797100.00
Valid cases3011Missing cases5786
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3-5) Asked if R's home is rented or provided rent- free
Index TermsHousing: Ownership Status and Tenure
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteUsed in construction of derived variable ITENURE.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irentNet amount of last rent payment
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text IH30 : How much was the last rent payment, including any services or water charges but after any rebates?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
138.4129519000
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1228426.0100.0
Missing or wild-946.5Missing
Inapplicable-8581066.0Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Rent rebate-36026.8Missing
Valid cases2284Missing cases6513
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 ) Asked if R's home is rented
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteVariables associated with payments or receipts include two for each, the amount of the receipt or payment (here IRENT), and the period in weeks which it covered (here IRENTW). These variables should not be used without first converting to a common time metric (e.g. dividing by number of weeks). Includes imputed data. See note for IMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irentwWeeks covered by last rent payment
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text IH31 : What period did this cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
2.654.030.3060
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated1.00228426.0100.0
Missing or wild-9.0047.5Missing
Inapplicable-8.00641172.9Missing
Telephone int. only-7.0055.6Missing
Valid cases2284Missing cases6513
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 AND IRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for IRENT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irent1Rent includes water charges
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text IH32A : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Water charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes16887.832.9
No2138815.866.4
NA in Northern Irela714.2.7
Missing or wild-9841.0Missing
Inapplicable-8654574.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-123.3Missing
Valid cases2090Missing cases6707
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 AND IRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irent2Rent includes land or business premises
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text IH32C : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Land or business premises?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes16667.632.1
No2139515.967.2
NA in Northern Irela714.2.7
Missing or wild-9841.0Missing
Inapplicable-8654574.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-138.4Missing
Valid cases2075Missing cases6722
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 AND IRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteIncludes farms.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irent3Rent includes garage
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text IH32D : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. A garage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes143.52.1
No2204323.297.9
Missing or wild-9851.0Missing
Inapplicable-8654574.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-126.3Missing
Valid cases2086Missing cases6711
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 AND IRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irent4Rent includes heating lighting or water
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text IH32E : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Heating or lighting or hot water?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11501.77.1
No2194922.292.9
Missing or wild-9851.0Missing
Inapplicable-8654574.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-113.1Missing
Valid cases2099Missing cases6698
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 AND IRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irent5Rent includes meals
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text IH32F : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Meals?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11611.87.7
No2193922.092.3
Missing or wild-9851.0Missing
Inapplicable-8654574.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-112.1Missing
Valid cases2100Missing cases6697
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 AND IRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irent6Rent includes other services
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text IH32H : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Any other services your landlord might provide for you including repairs and maintenance charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes116.2.8
No2208523.799.2
Missing or wild-9851.0Missing
Inapplicable-8654574.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-111.1Missing
Valid cases2101Missing cases6696
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 AND IRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteMinor wording change from Wave 4 to Wave 5.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irent7Rent includes sewerage charges
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text IH32B : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Sewerage charges?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11591.87.6
No2193222.092.4
Missing or wild-9841.0Missing
Not applicable-8654574.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-122.3Missing
Valid cases2091Missing cases6706
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3,5 AND IRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irent8Rent includes council tax
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (8)
Question Number and Text IH32G : Did your last rent include any payment for any of the following things.. Council tax?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes16977.933.3
No2139515.966.7
Missing or wild-9851.0Missing
Not applicable-8654574.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-120.2Missing
Valid cases2092Missing cases6705
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3,5 AND IRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Local Authority and Services Charges
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteNew at Wave 5, Council Tax replaces Community Charge (Poll- Tax).
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irenthbReceives rent rebate or rent allowance
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text IH33 : Was any housing benefit such as a rent rebate or rent allowance deducted from the last rent payment?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes16597.531.2
No2145016.568.8
Missing or wild-9841.0Missing
Inapplicable-8654574.4Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Don't know-14.0Missing
Valid cases2109Missing cases6688
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 AND IRENT GT 0) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded and not in receipt of 100% rent rebate
Index TermsHousing: Allowances/Rebates
NoteExclude those whose rent is paid by individual or charitable organisation outside the household (e.g. relative) or where whole of rent is paid through income support or housing benefit.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irentgGross rent including Housing Benefit
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text IH34,IH35 : So what would the last rent payment have been if Housing Benefit had not been deducted from it?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
85.86161.7673047
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Amount stated1129714.7100.0
Missing or wild-948.5Missing
Inapplicable-8739784.1Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases1297Missing cases7500
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 AND IRENT GT 0 ) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for IRENT. Includes imputed data. See note for IMGNEW and Section on Imputation in Volume A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


irentgwWeeks covered by gross rent
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (9)
Question Number and Text IH36 : What period would that cover?
MeanStd DevMinimumMaximum
1.461.0714.33
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Period stated1.006997.9100.0
Missing or wild-9.0048.5Missing
Inapplicable-8.00799590.9Missing
Telephone int. only-7.0055.6Missing
Valid cases699Missing cases8098
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND = 3, 5 AND IRENT GE 0 ) Asked if R's home is rented and last rent payment is recorded
Index TermsHousing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteSee note for IRENT.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ixphsdfProblems paying for housing over year
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH37 : Many people these days are finding it difficult to keep up with their housing payments. In the last twelve months would you say you have had any difficulties paying for your accommodation?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes16477.410.3
No2504257.380.4
rent rebate35866.79.3
Missing or wild-922.3Missing
Inapplicable-8238227.1Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Refused-212.1Missing
Don't know-151.6Missing
Valid cases6275Missing cases2522
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND=3,5 OR (IHSOWND = 1, 2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ixphsd1Housing payments required borrowing
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH38A : Did you have to...(in order to meet housing payments)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11461.722.6
No25015.777.4
Missing or wild-925.3Missing
Inapplicable-8807091.7Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases647Missing cases8150
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND=3,5 OR (IHSOWND = 1, 2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) AND IXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ixphsd2Housing payments required cutbacks
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH38B : Did you have to...(in order to meet housing payments)
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes15155.979.7
No21311.520.3
Missing or wild-925.3Missing
Inapplicable-8807091.7Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Refused-21.0Missing
Valid cases646Missing cases8151
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND=3,5 OR (IHSOWND = 1, 2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) AND IXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ixphsdbBeen 2+ months late with housing payment
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH39 : In the last twelve months have you ever found yourself more than two months behind with your rent/mortgage?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes11411.621.8
No25065.878.2
Missing or wild-925.3Missing
Inapplicable-8807091.7Missing
Telephone int. only-755.6Missing
Valid cases647Missing cases8150
Question RouteIF (IHSOWND=3,5 OR (IHSOWND = 1, 2 AND IMGHAVE = 2) AND IXPHSDF = 1) Asked if R's home rented or mortgage being paid off and had difficulty paying housing costs in the last twelve months
Index TermsFinancial Management: Credit and Debt
Financial Management: Problems
Housing: Rent, Mortgage and Loan Details
NoteExcludes accidental non-payments.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihskchAccom: has separate kitchen
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A separate kitchen.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9480.55Missing
inapplicable-8190.22Missing
proxy and/or phone-7540.61Missing
Yes1854697.1598.5
No21301.481.5
Total8797100.00
Valid cases8676Missing cases121
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihskchsAccom: is separate kitchen shared
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH40B : Do you share the kitchen with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9450.51Missing
inapplicable-81701.93Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Yes11231.401.44
No2840495.5398.56
Total8797100.00
Valid cases8527Missing cases270
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsbthAccom: has separate bathroom
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A separate bath/shower room.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9480.55Missing
inapplicable-8190.22Missing
proxy and/or phone-7540.61Missing
Yes1854597.1498.49
No21311.491.51
Total8797100.00
Valid cases8676Missing cases121
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsbthsAccom: is separate bathroom shared
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH40B : Do you share the bathroom/shower room with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9450.51Missing
inapplicable-81711.94Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Yes11401.591.64
No2838695.3398.36
Total8797100.00
Valid cases8526Missing cases271
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihstltAccom: has indoor toilet
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? An indoor flushing toilet.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9470.53Missing
inapplicable-8190.22Missing
proxy and/or phone-7540.61Missing
Yes1860997.8699.22
No2680.770.78
Total8797100.00
Valid cases8677Missing cases120
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihstltsAccom: is indoor toilet shared
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH40B : Do you share the toilet with anyone outside your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9450.51Missing
inapplicable-81071.22Missing
proxy and/or phone-7550.63Missing
Yes11691.921.97
No2842195.7398.03
Total8797100.00
Valid cases8590Missing cases207
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ihsgdnAccom: has terrace/garden
Record TypeIHHRESP
QuestionnaireHousehold (10)
Question Number and Text IH40A : Does this accommodation have the following facilities? A place to sit outside e.g. a terrace or garden.
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9490.56Missing
inapplicable-8190.22Missing
proxy and/or phone-7540.61Missing
Yes1800190.9592.23
No26747.667.77
Total8797100.00
Valid cases8675Missing cases122
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsHousing: Size and Condition of Dwelling
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18