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Record Type ihhresp

ihid Household identification number
ihhdoi Day of interview
ihhmoi Month of interview
ihhyoi4 Year of interview
ihhsoih Hour interview began
ihhsoim Minute interview began
ihstype Type of accommodation
ihsrins Institutional accommodation rented
ihsroom Number of rooms in accommodation
ihsownd House owned or rented
ihsowr1 PNO of 1st person owning accommodation
ihsowr2 PNO of 2nd person owning accommodation
imghave Home mortgaged or owned outright
ihsowrp Outright homeowner before 1.9.98
imgynot How home came to be owned outright
ihscost Original purchase price of property
imgly Mortgage on home before 1.9.98
ihsivw8 HH interview this address last year
imgxtra Taken out additional mortgage on home
imgnew Amount of additional mortgage on home
imgxty1 Extra loan for home extension
imgxty2 Extra loan for home improvements
imgxty3 Extra loan for car purchase
imgxty4 Extra loan for other consumer goods
imgxty5 Extra loan for other specified reason
imgold Amount borrowed at purchase: mortgagee
imglife Years left to pay: mortgagee
imgtype Type of mortgage
ixpmg Last total monthly mortgage payment
ixpmg1 Mortgage includes protection policy
ixpmg2 Mortgage includes structure insurance
ixpmg3 Mortgage includes contents insurance
ixpmg4 Mortgage includes extra payments
imgyr04 Year mortgage began
ihsyr04 Year became owner: home bought outright
ihsval Value of property: home owners
ihsjb Accommodation with present job: renter
irentp1 Who rents accommodation: 1st mention
irentp2 Who rents accommodation: 2nd mention
irentll Landlord of rented accommodation
irentf Accommodation rented furnished or other
irent Net amount of last rent payment
irentw Weeks covered by last rent payment
irent1 Rent includes water charges
irent2 Rent includes land or business premises
irent3 Rent includes garage
irent4 Rent includes heating lighting or water
irent5 Rent includes meals
irent6 Rent includes other services
irent7 Rent includes sewerage charges
irent8 Rent includes council tax
irenthb Receives rent rebate or rent allowance
irentg Gross rent including Housing Benefit
irentgw Weeks covered by gross rent
ixphsdf Problems paying for housing over year
ixphsd1 Housing payments required borrowing
ixphsd2 Housing payments required cutbacks
ixphsdb Been 2+ months late with housing payment
ihskch Accom: has separate kitchen
ihskchs Accom: is separate kitchen shared
ihsbth Accom: has separate bathroom
ihsbths Accom: is separate bathroom shared
ihstlt Accom: has indoor toilet
ihstlts Accom: is indoor toilet shared
ihsgdn Accom: has terrace/garden
ihsgdns Accom: is terrace/garden shared
iheatch Household has central heating
iheatyp Central heating fuel type
ixpgasy Amount spent on gas since Sept 1998
ixplecy Amount on electricity since Sept 1998
ixpoily Amount spent on oil since Sept 1998
ixpsfly Amount on coal/other since Sept 1998
ihsprbg Accom: shortage of space
ihsprbh Accom: noise from neighbours
ihsprbi Accom: street noise
ihsprbj Accom: not enough light
ihsprbk Accom: lack of adequate heating
ihsprbl Accom: condensation
ihsprbm Accom: leaky roof
ihsprbn Accom: damp walls, floors etc
ihsprbo Accom: rot in windows, floors
ihsprbp Accom: pollution/environmental problems
ihsprbq Accom: vandalism or crime
ihsctax Council tax band of accommodation
ihs2ownd Household member owns other property
ihs2val Value of 2nd property
imgtot Total mortgage on all property
icdhave Has one of listed items in accommodation
icdbght Bought any consumer durable since 1.9.98
icd1use Colour TV in accommodation
icd1new Colour TV bought in last year
icd1cst Cost of TV bought in past year
icd2use VCR in accommodation
icd2new VCR bought in last year
icd2cst Cost of VCR bought in past year
icd3use Freezer in accommodation
icd3new Freezer bought in last year
icd3cst Cost of deep freeze bought in past year
icd4use Washing machine in accommodation
icd4new Washing machine bought in last year
icd4cst Cost of washer bought in past year
icd5use Tumble dryer in accommodation
icd5new Tumble dryer bought in last year
icd5cst Cost of tumble drier bought in past year
icd6use Dish washer in accommodation
icd6new Dish washer bought in last year
icd6cst Cost of dish washer bought in past year
icd7use Microwave oven in accommodation
icd7new Microwave oven bought in last year
icd7cst Cost of microwave bought in past year
icd8use Home computer in accommodation
icd8new Home computer bought in last year
icd8cst Cost of computer bought in past year
icd9use CD player in accommodation
icd9new CD player bought in last year
icd9cst Cost of CD player bought in past year
icd10use Satellite Dish in accommodation
icd10new Satellite Dish bought in last year
icd10cst Cost of satellite bought in past year
icd11use Cable TV in accommodation
icd11new Cable TV bought in last year
icd11cst Cost of cable TV bought in past year
icd12use Telephone in accommodation
icd12new Telephone bought in last year
icd12cst Cost of telephone bought in past year
ixphp Repayments on hire purchase or loans
ixphpdf Repayments a burden on household
ihscana Keep home adequately warm
ihscnta Would like to keep home warm
ihscanb Pay for annual holiday
ihscntb Would like to pay for annual holiday
ihscanc Replace furniture
ihscntc Would like to replace furniture
ihscand Buy new clothes
ihscntd Would like to buy new clothes
ihscane Eat meat on alternate days
ihscnte Would like meat on alternate days
ihscanf Feed visitors once a month
ihscntf Can't afford visitors once a month
ixpfood Total weekly food and grocery bill
incars Car or van available for private use
icarown Household member owns vehicle
iivh1 PNO of 1st person answering HH questions
iivh2 PNO of 2nd person answering HH questions
iivh3 PNO of 3rd person answering HH questions
ihhfoih Hour interview ended
ihhfoim Minute interview ended
iivfho Final household interview outcome
ihhorig Sample Origin: original BHPS or ECHP
ihhdc Household level document check
ixhwght Household Weight
ihhsize Number of Persons in Household
ihhtype Household Type
iregion Region / Metropolitan Area
inch02 Number children in household aged 0-2
inch34 Number children in household aged 3-4
inch511 Number children in household aged 5-11
inch1215 Number children in household aged 12-15
inch1618 Number dependent children in HH 16+
inkids Number of children in household
inwed Number of married persons in household
inpens Number over pensionable age in household
ina75pl Number aged 75 and over in household
iagechy Age of youngest child in household
incouple Number of Couples in household
inonepar Number of Single Parents in household
inemp Number in Employment in household
inwage Number in household of working age
itenure Housing tenure
ixphsn Net monthly housing costs
ixphsg Gross monthly housing costs
ifieqfcb HH Equivalence scale before hsing costs
ifieqfca HH Equivalence scale after hsing costs
ifihhyr annual household income (1.9.98-1.9.99)
ifihhmn Household income: month before interview
ifihhyl annual household labour income
ifihhynl Annual household non-labour income
ifihhyp Annual household pension income
ifihhyb Annual household benefit income
ifihhyt Annual household transfer income
ifihhyi Annual household investment income
ifihhml HH labour income month before intv
ifihhmnl HH non-labour income month before intv
ifihhmp HH pension income month before intv
ifihhmb HH benefit income month before intv
ifihhmt HH transfer income month before intv
ifihhmi HH investment income month before intv
ihhmove Mover household indicator
imgnewi Imputation flag - IMGNEW (base)
ixpmgi Imputation flag - IXPMG (base)
ihsvali Imputation flag - IHSVAL (base)
irenti Imputation flag - IRENT (base)
irentgi Imputation flag - IRENTG (base)
ixphsni Imputation flag - IXPHSN (derived)
ixphsgi Imputation flag - IXPHSG (derived)
ifihhmni Imputation flag - IFIHHMN (derived)
ifihhmli Imputation flag - IFIHHML (derived)
ifihmnli Imputation flag - IFIHHMNL (derived)
ifihhmpi Imputation flag - IFIHHMP (derived)
ifihhmbi Imputation flag - IFIHHMB (derived)
ifihhmti Imputation flag - IFIHHMT (derived)
ifihhmii Imputation flag - IFIHHMI (derived)
ifihhyri Imputation flag - IFIHHYR (derived)
ifihhyli Imputation flag - IFIHHYL (derived)
ifihhyni Imputation flag - IFIHHYNL (derived)
ifihhypi Imputation flag - IFIHHYP (derived)
ifihhybi Imputation flag - IFIHHYB (derived)
ifihhyti Imputation flag - IFIHHYT (derived)
ifihhyii Imputation flag - IFIHHYI (derived)
ifihhsel Flag: S/Emp loss not inc. in HH income
ixhwghte ECHP Household weight
ixhwtsw1 Household weight -inc Scotland/Wales
ixhwtsw2 Household weight -only Scotland/Wales
iregion2 Government Office Region
iloctax local taxes
ihdemp hd empl earn
ispemp sp empl earn
ihdse hd se earn
ispse sp se earn
iothlab oth hh lab income
ideduc total hh deductions
inetlab total lab income
ini national ins. contributions
icontr occup. pension contr.
itaxnet income tax net of credits
itaxgr income tax before credits
itaxcr credits on income tax
igrpay hh gross labour earnings
ihcost gross housing costs
ihhi hh inv income
ihhb hh ben income
ihhp hh pension income
ihht hh transfer income
ihhneti hh net income
ihhnetde hh current net inc equ(McClements)/defl
ihmaint hh maint paid
ibhcind BHC index: Jan 1987=100
imonum Year and month of interview: YYYYMM
ihhnetde2 hh current net inc equ(mod-oecd)/defl
ieq_moecd (mean) eq_moecd
ihhyrln hh ann. net labour income
iyrni hh ann. nat. ins. contrib.
iyrcontr hh ann. occup. pens. contrib.
ihhyrlg hh ann. gross labour income
iyrtaxnt hh ann. inc. tax after credits
iyrtaxgr hh ann. inc. tax before credits
iyrtaxcr hh ann. credits on income tax
iyrdeduc hh ann. total deductions
ihhyri hh ann. invest. income
ihhyrb hh ann. ben income
ihhyrp hh ann. pension income
ihhyrt hh ann. transfer income
ihhyneti hh. ann. net income
ihhnyrde real equivalised hh ann. income
ibhcinda average inflation over reference period: 1.9. - 31.8.
ibasepi inflation index in reference month: 201001
ihhyrpi imputation flag - ifihhyp (derived)
ihhyrbi imputation flag - ifihhyb (derived)
ihhyrti imputation flag - ifihhyt (derived)
ihhyrii imputation flag - ifihhyi (derived)
ihhyrlni imputation flag - whhyrln (based on ifihhyli)
ihhnyrde2 real equivalised hh ann. Income, using mod OCED scale