GL. General Life

This module is about respondent's general life experiences. Questions asked about period of happiness, stress, poor health, financial hardship and hunger. Start and stop each period are also recorded. This module also collects information about discrimination experience.

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GL002

Period of happiness

LOOKING BACK ON YOUR LIFE, WAS THERE A DISTINCT PERIOD DURING WHICH YOU WERE HAPPIER THAN DURING THE REST OF YOUR LIFE?
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If Period of happiness = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
GL003

When happiness period started

WHEN DID THIS PERIOD OF HAPPINESS START?
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GL004

When happiness period stopped

WHEN DID THIS PERIOD STOP? IWER:PLEASE CODE 9997 IF THIS PERIOD IS STILL ONGOING
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GL005

Period of stress

(LOOKING BACK ON YOUR LIFE,) WAS THERE A DISTINCT PERIOD DURING WHICH YOU WERE UNDER MORE STRESS COMPARED TO THE REST OF YOUR LIFE?
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If Period of stress = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
GL006

When stress period started

WHEN DID THIS STRESS PERIOD START?
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GL007

When stress period stopped

WHEN DID THIS PERIOD STOP? IWER:PLEASE CODE 9997 IF THIS PERIOD IS STILL ONGOING
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GL008

Period of poor health

(LOOKING BACK ON YOUR LIFE,) WAS THERE A DISTINCT PERIOD DURING WHICH YOUR HEALTH WAS POOR COMPARED TO THE REST OF YOUR LIFE?
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If Period of poor health = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
GL009

When poor health period started

WHEN DID THIS PERIOD OF POOR HEALTH START?
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GL010

When poor health period stopped

WHEN DID THIS PERIOD STOP? IWER:PLEASE CODE 9997 IF THIS PERIOD IS STILL ONGOING
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GL011

Period of financial hardship

(LOOKING BACK ON YOUR LIFE,) WAS THERE A DISTINCT PERIOD OF FINANCIAL HARDSHIP?
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If Period of financial hardship = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
GL012

When financial hardship period started

WHEN DID THIS PERIOD OF FINANCIAL HARDSHIP START?
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GL013

When financial hardship period stopped

WHEN DID THIS PERIOD STOP? IWER:PLEASE CODE 9997 IF THIS PERIOD IS STILL ONGOING
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GL014

Period of hunger

(LOOKING BACK ON YOUR LIFE,) WAS THERE A PERIOD DURING WHICH YOU SUFFERED FROM HUNGER?
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If Period of hunger = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
GL015

When hunger period started

WHEN DID THIS PERIOD OF HUNGER START?
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GL016

When hunger period stopped

WHEN DID THIS PERIOD STOP? IWER:PLEASE CODE 9997 IF THIS PERIOD IS STILL ONGOING
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GL022

Discriminated against

THERE ARE TIMES, IN WHICH PEOPLE ARE PERSECUTED OR DISCRIMINATED AGAINST, FOR EXAMPLE BECAUSE OF THEIR POLITICAL BELIEFS, RELIGION, NATIONALITY, ETHNICITY, SEXUAL ORIENTATION OR THEIR BACKGROUND. PEOPLE MAY ALSO BE PERSECUTED OR DISCRIMINATED AGAINST BECAUSE OF THE POLITICAL BELIEFS OR THE RELIGION OF THEIR CLOSE RELATIVES.HAVE YOU EVER BEEN THE VICTIM OF SUCH PERSECUTION OR DISCRIMINATION? IWER:"BACKGROUND" INCLUDES SUCH THINGS AS CLASS BACKGROUND, FAMILY ORIGIN, ETC
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If Discriminated against = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
GL023

Main reason of persecution

WHAT WAS THE MAIN REASON YOU WERE PERSECUTED OR DISCRIMINATED AGAINST? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT. CODE ONLY ONE.
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GL024

Forced to stop working

DID PERSECUTION OR DISCRIMINATION BECAUSE OF [YOUR POLITICAL BELIEFS/YOUR RELIGION/YOUR ETHNICITY/YOUR SEXUAL ORIENTATION/YOUR BACKGROUND/POLITICAL BELIEFS OR RELIGION OF YOUR CLOSE RELATIVES/{OTHER REASON}] EVER FORCE YOU TO STOP WORKING IN A JOB?
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If Forced to stop working = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
     
   
If Number of jobs r had > 0 »
 
       
     
GL025

Stopped jobs because of persecution

IN WHICH JOBS WAS THAT? {TITLES OF JOBS}
       
 
GL026

Experiences in job

AS A CONSEQUENCE OF PERSECUTION OR DISCRIMINATION BECAUSE OF [YOUR POLITICAL BELIEFS/YOUR RELIGION/YOUR ETHNICITY/YOUR SEXUAL ORIENTATION/YOUR BACKGROUND/POLITICAL BELIEFS OR RELIGION OF YOUR CLOSE RELATIVES/{OTHER REASON}], DID YOU EVER EXPERIENCE ANY OF THE FOLLOWING DURING YOUR WORKING LIFE? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT. CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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If Experiences in job = 1. Denied promotions
2. Assignment to a task with fewer responsibilities
3. Working on tasks below your qualifications
4. Harassment by your boss or colleagues
5. Pay cuts
96. None of these or Experiences in job = 2 or Experiences in job = 3 or Experiences in job = 4 »
 
     
   
If SL_RE046 > 0
 
       
     
GL027

Which jobs consequence of persecution

IN WHICH JOBS WAS THAT? {TITLES OF JOBS}
       
 
GL028

Difficulties finding a job because of reason for persecution

HAVE YOU EVER HAD DIFFICULTIES FINDING A JOB ADEQUATE TO YOUR QUALIFICATIONS BECAUSE OF [YOUR POLITICAL BELIEFS/YOUR RELIGION/YOUR ETHNICITY/YOUR SEXUAL ORIENTATION/YOUR BACKGROUND/POLITICAL BELIEFS OR RELIGION OF YOUR CLOSE RELATIVES/{OTHER REASON}]?
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If Difficulties finding a job because of reason for persecution = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
     
   
GL029

First experience difficulties finding a job

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE THESE DIFFICULTIES?
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If Special events in accomodation = LIVED includes PRISONER OF WAR CAMP »
 
     
   
GL030

Camp because of reason for persecution

YOU TOLD US EARLIER THAT YOU [LIVED IN A PRISON/LIVED IN A PRISONER OF WAR CAMP /LIVED IN LABOR CAMP/LIVED IN A CONCENTRATION CAMP/HAD TO DO FORCED LABOR OR WERE IN JAIL/WERE EXILED OR BANISHED]. WAS THIS BECAUSE OF [YOUR POLITICAL BELIEFS/YOUR RELIGION/YOUR ETHNICITY/YOUR SEXUAL ORIENTATION/YOUR BACKGROUND/POLITICAL BELIEFS OR RELIGION OF YOUR CLOSE RELATIVES/{OTHER REASON}]?
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GL031

Dispossessed because of reason for persecution

THERE MAY BE CASES WHEN INDIVIDUALS AND THEIR FAMILIES ARE DISPOSSESSED OF THEIR PROPERTY AS A RESULT OF WAR OR PERSECUTION. WERE YOU OR YOUR FAMILY EVER DISPOSSESSED OF ANY PROPERTY AS A RESULT OF WAR OR PERSECUTION?
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If Dispossessed because of reason for persecution = 1. Yes
5. No »
 
   
 
As CNT goes from 1 to NUMBER TIMES DISPOSSESSED  »
 
     
   
GL033

When property taken away

WHEN WAS THE [FIRST TIME/NEXT TIME] THAT YOUR OR YOUR FAMILYÕS PROPERTY WAS TAKEN AWAY AS A RESULT OF WAR OR PERSECUTION?
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GL032

Type of property

WHAT TYPE OF PROPERTY WAS THIS? IWER:PLEASE READ OUTCODE ALL THAT APPLY.
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GL034

Compensated

WERE YOU OR YOUR FAMILY [M]EVER[/M] COMPENSATED FOR THIS DISPOSSESSION? IWER:PLEASE READ OUT
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GL035

Another time dispossessed of any property

WAS THERE ANOTHER TIME YOU OR YOUR FAMILY WAS DISPOSSESSED OF ANY PROPERTY AS A RESULT OF WAR OR PERSECUTION?
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GL018

Anything that has happened

IS THERE ANYTHING THAT HAS HAPPENED IN YOUR LIFE THAT YOU'D LIKE TO TELL US ABOUT?
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GL036

Proxy check

IWER:PLEASE CHECK. WHO ANSWERED THE QUESTIONS IN THIS SECTION?
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