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iorgmcMember of environmental group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19C : Are you currently a member of: Environmental Group
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01474494.497.4
Member envir grp13972.52.6
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsEnvironmental Issues
Social and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgacActive in environmental group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20C : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Environmental Group
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01495695.798.6
Active envir grp12121.41.4
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsEnvironmental Issues
Social and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmdMember of parents association
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19D : Are you currently a member of: Parents'/School Association
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01462493.696.6
Member parent/schl a15173.33.4
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgadActive in parents association
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20D : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Parents'/School Association
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01437092.094.7
Active parent/schl a17985.15.3
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmeMember of tenants or residents group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19E : Are you currently a member of: Tenants'/Residents' Group or Neighbourhood Watch
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01416590.793.6
Memb tenants/res grp19766.26.4
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
Neighbourhood and Residence
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgaeActive in tenants group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20E : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Tenants'/Residents' Group or Neighbourhood Watch
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01467293.996.7
Active tenants/res g14963.23.3
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmfMember of religious group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19F : Are you currently a member of: Religious group or church organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01336785.688.3
Member relig grp1177411.411.7
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsReligion
Social and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgafActive in religious group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20F : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Religious group or church organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01355086.789.3
Active relig grp1161810.410.7
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsReligion
Social and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmgMember of voluntary service group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19G : Are you currently a member of: Voluntary services group
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01454993.196.1
Member vol svce grp15923.83.9
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgagActive in voluntary group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20G : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Voluntary services group
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01461393.596.3
Active vol svce grp15553.63.7
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmhMember of other community group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19K : Are you currently a member of: Other community or civic group
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01484195.098.0
Member other civic g13001.92.0
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgahActive in other community group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20K : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Other community or civic group
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01492195.598.4
Active other civic g12471.61.6
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmiMember of social group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19L : Are you currently a member of: Social Club/Working men's club
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01365387.490.2
Member social club114889.59.8
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgaiActive in social group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20L : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Social Club/Working men's club
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01398489.592.2
Active social club111847.67.8
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmjMember of sports club
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19M : Are you currently a member of: Sports Club
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01257680.583.1
Member sports club1256516.416.9
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgajActive in sports club
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20M : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Sports Club
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01249580.082.4
Active sports club1267317.117.6
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmkMember of womens institute
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19N : Are you currently a member of: Women's Institute/Townswomen's Guild
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01489195.398.3
Member womens inst12501.61.7
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgakActive in womens institute
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20N : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Women's Institute/Townswomen's Guild
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01492195.598.4
Active womens inst12471.61.6
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmlMember of womens group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19O : Are you currently a member of: Women's Group/Feminist Organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01502696.299.2
Member womens grp1115.7.8
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgalActive in womens group
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20O : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Women's Group/Feminist Organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01504296.399.2
Active womens grp1126.8.8
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmmMember of other organisation
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19P : Are you currently a member of: Other group or organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01410390.393.1
Member other group110386.66.9
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteHigh number of 'other' responses has led to an extended coding frame being used with 3 extra types of organisation included from Wave 3 onwards. i.e. wORGMO, wORGMP, wORGMQ, wORGAO, wORGAP, wORGAQ. See note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgamActive in other organisation
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20P : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Other group or organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01433091.794.5
Active other group18385.45.5
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmoMember of professional organisation
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19J : Are you currently a member of: Professional Organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01390389.091.8
Member prof assoc112387.98.2
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee notes for IORGM and GORGMM.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgaoActive in professional organisation
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20J : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Professional Organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01466493.996.7
Active prof assoc15043.23.3
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee notes for IORGM and GORGMM.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmpMember of pensioners organisation
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19H : Are you currently a member of: Pensioners' Organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01484895.098.1
Member pensioner gp12931.91.9
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee notes for IORGM and GORGMM.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgapActive in pensioners organisation
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20H : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Pensioners' Organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01487395.298.1
Active pensioner gp12951.91.9
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee notes for IORGM and GORGMM.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgmqMember of Scout/Guides organisation
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV19I : Are you currently a member of: Scouts/Guides Organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01494095.698.7
Member Scouts/Guides12011.31.3
Missing or wild-947.3Missing
Proxy-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15141Missing cases482
Question RouteIF (IORGM=1) Asked if R is a member of any of the organisations listed
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee notes for IORGM and GORGMM.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgaqActive in Scout/Guides organisations
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20I : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis: Scouts/Guides Organisation
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01490695.498.3
Active Scouts/Guides12621.71.7
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteIF (IORGA=1) Asked if R joins in the activities of any of the listed organisations
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
NoteSee notes for IORGM and GORGMM.
Variable OccurrenceW3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


iorgaActive in any listed organisations
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (86)
Question Number and Text IV20 : Do you join in the activities of any of these organisations on a regular basis?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Yes1682643.745.0
No2834253.455.0
Missing or wild-920.1Missing
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial and Interest Group Activity
Social and Interest Group Membership
NoteSee note for IORGM.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W13 W15 W17


ifrnaFrequency of talking to neighbours
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (87)
Question Number and Text IV21 : How often do you talk to any of your neighbours? Is it ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9190.12Missing
proxy and/or phone-74352.78Missing
On most days1612339.1940.37
Once or twice a week2566136.2437.32
Once or twice a month3197712.6513.03
Less than once a month49386.006.18
Never54703.013.1
Total15623100.00
Valid cases15169Missing cases454
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ifrnbFrequency of meeting people
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (87)
Question Number and Text IV22 : How often do you meet friends or relatives who are not living with you? Is it ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-990.06Missing
proxy and/or phone-74352.78Missing
On most days1732646.8948.26
Once or twice a week2597138.2239.34
Once or twice a month314309.159.42
Less than once a month44082.612.69
Never5440.280.29
Total15623100.00
Valid cases15179Missing cases444
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ifrncSpoken to someone in past week
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (87)
Question Number and Text IV23 : During the last week, have you spoken, even if only on the telephone, to anyone (apart from myself) who is not a member of your household?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-990.06Missing
inapplicable-81472794.26Missing
proxy and/or phone-74352.78Missing
Yes13992.5588.27
No2530.3411.73
Total15623100.00
Valid cases452Missing cases15171
Question RouteIF (IFRNB = 4 or 5) Asked if R meets friends or relatives from outside household less often than once a month
Index TermsSocial Support Networks
Variable OccurrenceW7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


ioprlg1Religion
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (87)
Question Number and Text IV24 : Do you regard yourself as belonging to any particular religion? If Yes. Which?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9180.12Missing
proxy and/or phone-74352.78Missing
No religion1659242.1943.45
C of E /Anglican2399925.6026.36
Roman Catholic313668.749.0
Church of Scotland412297.878.1
Free Presbyt/C of S5960.610.63
Episcopalian6320.200.21
Methodist74092.622.7
Baptist81731.111.14
Congregation/URC9890.570.59
Other Christian101811.161.19
Christian no denom115013.213.3
Muslim/Islam121030.660.68
Hindu13340.220.22
Jewish14410.260.27
Sikh15420.270.28
Other162831.811.87
Total15623100.00
Valid cases15170Missing cases453
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsReligion
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
NoteChristians prompted for denomination. Significant changes to coding frame at Wave 9, exercise care when doing cross-wave analysis.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W7 W9 W11 W14 W18


ioprlg2Attendance at religious services
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text IV25 : How often, if at all, do you attend religious services or meetings?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9200.13Missing
proxy and/or phone-74352.78Missing
Once a wk or +1166010.6310.94
At least 1x month29976.386.57
At least 1x year3236215.1215.57
Practically never4359222.9923.68
Only wedding/funeral5655741.9743.23
Total15623100.00
Valid cases15168Missing cases455
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsReligion
Social and Interest Group Membership
NoteIncludes time at weddings, funerals, etc.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W3 W4 W5 W7 W9 W11 W14 W16 W18


ioprlg3Religion makes a difference to life
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (88)
Question Number and Text IV26 : How much difference would you say religious beliefs make to your life? Would you say they make ...
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
missing or wild-9410.26Missing
proxy and/or phone-74352.78Missing
A little diff1290818.6119.2
Some diff2252716.1716.68
A great diff3226614.5014.96
No difference4744647.6649.16
Total15623100.00
Valid cases15147Missing cases476
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsReligion
Social and Interest Group Activity
Values, Opinions and Attitudes
Variable OccurrenceW1 W7 W9 W11 W14 W18


if101Income: NI retirement pension
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF101 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received N.I. Retirement (Old Age) Pension?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01204277.179.3
NI retir pension1314620.120.7
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if102Income: pension from previous employer
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF102 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received A Pension from a previous employer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01330285.187.6
Pension prev emp2188612.112.4
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if103Income: pension from spouses ex-employer
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF103 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received A Pension from a spouse's previous employer?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01470694.196.8
Pens spse prev emp34823.13.2
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if104Income: private pension or annuity
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF104 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received A Private Pension/Annuity?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01491095.498.2
Annuity/priv pens42781.81.8
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if105Income: widow or war widows pension
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF105 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received A Widow's or War Widow's Pension?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01505896.499.1
Widow/war pens5130.8.9
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if106Income: widowed mothers allowance
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF106 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received A Widowed mother's allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01516697.199.9
Wid mothr allow622.1.1
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if116Income: severe disablement allowance
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF116 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Severe Disablement Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01505796.499.1
Sev disabl allow16131.8.9
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if118Income: industrial injury allowance
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF118 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Industrial Injury or Disablement Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01508596.699.3
Ind injury allow18103.7.7
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if119Income: attendance allowance
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF119 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Attendance Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01489195.398.0
Attendance allowance192971.92.0
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if121Income: invalid care allowance
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF121 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Invalid Care Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01504296.399.0
Invalid care allow21146.91.0
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if122Income: war disability pension
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF122 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received War disability Pension?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01511996.899.5
War disab pension2269.4.5
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if124Income: disability working allowance
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF124 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Disability working allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01516397.199.8
Disab wrkng allwnce2425.2.2
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A. New benefit income source from Wave 2 onwards.
Variable OccurrenceW2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13


if125Income: incapacity benefit
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF125 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Incapacity Benefit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01453293.095.7
Incapacity benefit256564.24.3
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A. New benefit income source from Wave 5 onwards. Introduced in 1994 to replace Invalidity benefits and N.I. Sickness benefit from April 1995 on.
Variable OccurrenceW5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if126Income: disablty living allowance (care)
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF126 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Disability Living Allowance/ Care Component
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01484495.097.7
Disab liv allw -care263442.22.3
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if127Income: disab living allowance(mobility)
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF127 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Disability Living Allowance/ Mobility Component
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01476594.597.2
Disab liv allw -mob274232.72.8
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if128Income: disability living allowance (dk)
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF128 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Disability Living Allowance/ Components not known
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01507596.599.3
Disab liv allw -dk28113.7.7
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Variable OccurrenceW8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if132Income: income support (IS)
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF132 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Income Support (Supplementary Benefit)?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01409790.292.8
Income support (IS)3210917.07.2
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if142Income: Job Seekers Allowance
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF142 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Job Seeker's Allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01474094.397.1
Job Seeker's Allowan424482.92.9
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteA new benefit introduced in October 1997 to replace Unemployment Benefit (wF133). See usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if135Income: child benefit
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF135 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Child Benefit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01220878.180.4
Child benefit35298019.119.6
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if136Income: one parent benefit
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF136 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received One Parent Benefit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01477994.697.3
One parent benefit364092.62.7
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16


if137Income: family credit
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF137 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Family Credit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01482294.997.6
Family credit373662.32.4
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if138Income: maternity allowance
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF138 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Maternity allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01509396.699.4
Maternity allow3895.6.6
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if139Income: housing benefit
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF139 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Housing Benefit/Rent rebate or allowance?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01375288.090.5
Housing benefit3914369.29.5
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Housing: Allowances/Rebates
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if140Income: council tax benefit
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF140 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Council Tax Benefit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01325584.887.3
Comm charge bene40193312.412.7
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A. Changed from Community Charge Benefit to Council Tax Benefit at Wave 3.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if141Income: other state benefit
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF141 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Any other state benefit?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01513696.999.7
Other state bene4152.3.3
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if151Income: educational grant
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF151 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Educational Grant?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01479194.797.4
Educa grant513972.52.6
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Grants for Education
Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if152Income: trade union payments
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF152 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Trade Union/Friendly Society payments?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01516797.199.9
T U/friendly soc pay5221.1.1
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
Trade Unions and Union Membership
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if153Income: maintenance or alimony
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF153 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Maintenance or Alimony?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01492595.598.3
Maint or alimony532631.71.7
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18


if154Income: payments from relations
Record TypeIINDRESP
QuestionnaireIndividual (89)
Question Number and Text IF154 : Have you yourself or jointly with others since 1.9.98 received Payments from a family member not living here?
Value LabelValueFrequency%Valid %
Not mentioned01497295.898.6
Payment abs relative542161.41.4
Proxy respondent-74352.8Missing
Valid cases15188Missing cases435
Question RouteALL RESPONDENTS
Index TermsIncomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions
NoteSee usage notes in Vol. A.
Variable OccurrenceW1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 W9 W10 W11 W12 W13 W14 W15 W16 W17 W18