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BHPS Documentation and Questionnaires

Record Type IYOUTH

IPNO Person number
IYPDOBM Date of birth: month
IYPDOBY4 Date of birth: year
IYPSEX Gender of youth
IYTVHRS Hours spent watching tv on a school day?
IYTVSTP Parents stop you watching a programme ?
IYPFPC Frequency of home computer use
IYPFPCGM Frequency of playing computer games
IYPPALS Times had friends round to your house ?
IYPPALO How often out with friends
IYPUTEL Do you tell parents where going ?
IYPLATE Past month: times out after 9.00 pm ?
IYPFBEAU Frequency of dating girl/boyfriend
IYPFCLUB Frequency of attending youthclubs etc
IYPFDISC Frequency of attending discos
IYPFSPOR Frequency of playing sports
IYPARGM How often quarrel with your mother ?
IYPARGF How often quarrel with your father ?
IYPTLKM Talk to mum: things that matter ?
IYPTLKF Talk to dad: things that matter ?
IYPNPAL How many close friends do you have ?
IYPMKFRN Ease of making new friends
IYPFGHT How often past month:fight with someone?
IYPEATN Past week times evening meal with family
IYPSAVE Use of personal money
IYPPKML Pounds: money last week for yourself ?
IYPPKMP Pennies: money last week for yourself ?
IYPSMEV Have you ever tried a cigarette ?
IYPSMOF How often do you smoke ?
IYPSMLW How many cigarettes in last 7 days ?
IYPOPSM How dangerous is smoking
IYPDGFR Do your friends ever use illegal drugs?
IYPSAD How many days have you felt unhappy ?
IYPWOR Past week nights lost sleep worrying ?
IYPBULL How much worry about bullying at school?
IYPLONE How often feel lonely ?
IYPBORED Frequency of feeling bored
IYPESTA I feel I have a number good qualities
IYPESTI I don't have much to be proud of
IYPESTB I certainly feel useless at times
IYPESTJ I am as able as most people
IYPESTC I am a likeable person
IYPESTK I can usually solve my own problems
IYPESTE I am inclined to feel I am a failure
IYPESTF At times I feel I am no good at all
IYPESTH Feel left out when with friends
IYPTCHA I like most of my teachers
IYPTCHB Teachers are always getting at me
IYPHSW Feel about your school work ?
IYPHAP Feel about your appearance ?
IYPHFM Feel about your family ?
IYPHFR Feel about your friends ?
IYPHLF Feel about your life as a whole ?
IYPOPFF I feel left out when I am with friends
IYPOPFB Husband should earn, wife stay at home
IYPOPFJ Cohabiting is always wrong
IYPOPPL Police helpful to young people
IYPVTE6 Level of interest in politics
IYPVTE3 Party which would vote for ?
IYPCRWRA Worry re being victim of crime
IYPCRWRB Safeness of walking alone at night
IYPEXPL Suspended/expelled from school
IYPVAND Vandalised property in past year
IYPTRUN Played truant from school
IYPOPSC How much means to do well at school ?
IYPLVSC Leave school when you are 16 ?
IYPLVHM Age you think when you leave home ?
IYPWHRS Last week, hours spent working for pay ?
IYPPAY Last week: money earned working ?
IYPFSOC Office Code: job (step)father does ?
IYPDLFA Change to improve life: 1st mention
IYPDLFB Change to improve life: 2nd mention
IYPWGHT Young person weight
IHID Household identification number
PID Cross-wave person identifier
IFNSPNO Person number of father (nat/step)
IFNSPID X-wave PID of father (nat/step)
IMNSPNO Person number of mother (nat/step)
IMNSPID Cross-wave PID of mother (nat/step)