DH. Household Demographics

DH. Household Demographics module of ELSA 2006

item label type description
IDAUNIQ System generated Unique individual serial number
IDAHHW System generated W3 household analytical serial number
ASKPX System generated Whether respondent had a proxy interview
ASKINST System generated Whether respondent had an institutional interview
INTDATM System generated Month of household interview
INTDATY System generated Year of household interview
IINTDATM System generated Month of individual interview
IINTDATY System generated Year of individual interview
INDSEX System generated Sex - definitive
INDOBYR System generated Year of birth
INDAGER System generated Age
QVER System generated Questionnaire version
HSEYR System generated Hse source survey year
PERID System generated Person number in the household
SAMPSTA System generated Type of sample member
FINSTAT System generated Final status at wave 3
W3INDOUT System generated Cleaned individual outcome code
W3HHOUT System generated Cleaned household outcome code
W3LWGT System generated Wave 3 longitudinal weight
W3XWGT System generated Wave 3 cross sectional weight
COUPLE System generated Relationship status (derived from household grid)
CPID System generated Person number of partner
CHINHH System generated Whether respondent has a child in the household
CHOUTHH System generated Whether respondent has a child outside the household
GCINHH System generated Whether respondent has a grandchild in the household
MAINHH System generated Whether the mother of the respondent is in the household
PAINHH System generated Whether the father of the respondent is in the household
HHTOT System generated Number of people in household (computed)
WHOSO Question asked of interviewer Whether interviewer notes anyone else in room
CONCUR System generated Whether interview was concurrent or not
ORDCON System generated Person number of first person interviewed concurrently
DHSAMEH System generated Whether or not household is at same address as wave 2 interview
DHSEX Question asked of interviewer Sex of household member
DHDOBC Question Whether household member's date of birth is correct
DHDOB Question Household member's date of birth
DHEAG Question Age of household member at last birthday (brackets)
DHWORK Question Whether household member in paid employment
DHR Question Household member's relationship with respondent
HHRESP System generated Person number of household grid respondent
DHPA System generated Person number of parent a for the child
DHPB System generated Person number of parent b for the child
DHC System generated Child number within these parents (first child, second child etc)
DHCS Question asked of interviewer Child's sex
DHCDBY System generated Child's year of birth
DHCAG Question Child's age at last birthday
DHCR Question Child's relationship to respondent
DIDOB Question Whether date of birth is correct
DIDBNY System generated Corrected year of birth from individual demographics
DIAGR System generated Age from individual demographics
DIINT System generated Person number of proxy respondent
DIPRE Question Relationship to proxy
DISEXC Question Whether sex is correct
DISEX Question asked of interviewer Sex
DIMAR Question Current legal marital status?
DIGRAN Question Any living grandchildren or great-grandchildren
DIGNMYC Question Whether same number of living grandchildren as last interview
DIGNMY Question Number of living grandchildren or great-grandchildren
DISIBC Question Whether same number of living brothers and sisters as last interview
DISIB Question Number of living brothers and sisters
DINMA Question Whether natural mother still alive
DIANM Question Natural mother's age
DIMAD Question Age at which natural mother died
DICDNM Question Cause of death of natural mother
DINFA Question Whether natural father still alive?
DIANF Question Natural father's age
DIFAD Question Age at which natural father died
DICDNF Question Cause of death of natural father
DIKLIV Question Who lived with for most of childhood
DIFJOB Question Parent's occupation when respondent was 14 years old
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DHSEX

Sex of household member

INTERVIEWER: ASK OR CODE ______ 'S SEX.
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DHDOBC

Whether household member's date of birth is correct

CAN I JUST CHECK, is ______ 'S DATE OF BIRTH ______ ?
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If Whether household member's date of birth is correct = 2. No »
 
   
 
DHDOB

Household member's date of birth

WHAT is ______ 'S DATE OF BIRTH?
   
ElseIf Whether household member's date of birth is correct = DONTKNOW »
 
   
 
DHEAG

Age of household member at last birthday (brackets)

IS ______ ... READ OUT ...
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If age of respondent (collapsed for those aged 91 or over) >= 16 »
 
   
 
DHWORK

Whether household member in paid employment

LAST WEEK WAS ______ IN PAID EMPLOYMENT INCLUDING BEING AWAY TEMPORARILY FROM A JOB ______ WOULD NORMALLY BE DOING?
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If RELATIONSHIP TO OTHER HH MEMBERS NOT CORRECT »
 
   
 
DHR

Household member's relationship with respondent

SHOW CARD A WHAT IS ______ 'S RELATIONSHIP TO ______ . PLEASE CHOOSE A NUMBER FROM THIS CARD.
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As CNT goes from 1 to NUMBERCHILDREN  »
 
   
 
DHCAG

Child's age at last birthday

WHAT WAS ______ 'S AGE LAST BIRTHDAY?
   
 
DHCR

Child's relationship to respondent

SHOW CARD A. WHAT IS ______ 'S RELATIONSHIP TO ______ ? PLEASE CHOOSE A NUMBER FROM THIS CARD.
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If PROXY RESPONDENT »
 
   
 
DIPRE

Relationship to proxy

SHOW CARD A(CAN I JUST CHECK,) WHAT IS YOUR RELATIONSHIP TO ______ ?
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DISEXC

Whether sex is correct

ASK OR CODE: CAN I JUST CHECK THAT you ______ [ISEX ______ ] ?
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If Whether sex is correct = 2. No »
 
   
 
DISEX

Sex

INTERVIEWER: CODE [INAME ______ ] 'S SEX.
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DIMAR

Current legal marital status?

SHOW CARD B WHAT IS ______ CURRENT LEGAL MARITAL STATUS?
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If NO GRANDCHILDREN LAST SURVEY »
 
   
 
DIGRAN

Any living grandchildren or great-grandchildren

Do ______ you HAVE ANY LIVING GRANDCHILDREN OR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN?
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If GRANDCHILDREN LAST SURVEY »
 
   
 
DIGNMYC

Whether same number of living grandchildren as last interview

LAST TIME WE INTERVIEWED you date of HSE , ______ TOLD US THAT ______ HAD ______ LIVING GRANDCHILDREN OR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN. IS THIS STILL THE CASE?
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If Any living grandchildren or great-grandchildren = 1. Yes or Whether same number of living grandchildren as last interview = 2. No »
 
   
 
DIGNMY

Number of living grandchildren or great-grandchildren

HOW MANY LIVING GRANDCHILDREN OR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ______ you HAVE?
   
If NUMBER LIVING SIBLINGS LAST SURVEY > 0 »
 
   
 
DISIBC

Whether same number of living brothers and sisters as last interview

LAST TIME WE INTERVIEWED you IN date of HSE , ______ TOLD US THAT ______ HAD ______ LIVING BROTHERS OR SISTERS. [DODOES ______ ] ______ STILL HAVE ______ LIVING BROTHERS OR SISTERS?
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If Whether same number of living brothers and sisters as last interview = 2. No or NUMBER SIBLINGS LAST SURVEY was not answered »
 
   
 
DISIB

Number of living brothers and sisters

HOW MANY LIVING BROTHERS OR SISTERS ______ you HAVE? IF ASKED: FOSTER/ADOPTIVE/STEP-BROTHERS/SISTERS CAN BE INCLUDED.
   
If MOTHER ALIVE LAST SURVEY »
 
   
 
DINMA

Whether natural mother still alive

IS ______ NATURAL MOTHER STILL ALIVE?
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If Whether natural mother still alive = 1. Yes
 
     
   
DIANM

Natural mother's age

HOW OLD IS ______ NATURAL MOTHER?
     
 
ElseIf Whether natural mother still alive = 2. No
 
     
   
DIMAD

Age at which natural mother died

______ WHEN SHE DIED? INTERVIEWER: IF THE RESPONDENT DOESN'T KNOW THE EXACT AGE, ASK FOR AN ESTIMATE.
     
   
DICDNM

Cause of death of natural mother

SHOW CARD C ______ DIE FROM ANY OF THE CONDITIONS ON THIS CARD? CODE ONE ONLY.
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If FATHER ALIVE LAST SURVEY »
 
   
 
DINFA

Whether natural father still alive?

IS his NATURAL FATHER STILL ALIVE?
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If Whether natural father still alive? = 1. Yes
 
     
   
DIANF

Natural father's age

HOW OLD IS his NATURAL FATHER?
     
 
ElseIf Whether natural father still alive? = 2. No
 
     
   
DIFAD

Age at which natural father died

______ WHEN HE DIED? INTERVIEWER: IF THE RESPONDENT DOESN'T KNOW THE EXACT AGE, ASK FOR AN ESTIMATE.
     
   
DICDNF

Cause of death of natural father

SHOW CARD C ______ DIE FROM ANY OF THE CONDITIONS ON THIS CARD? CODE ONE ONLY.
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If Who lived with for most of childhood was not answered LAST SURVEY »
 
   
 
DIKLIV

Who lived with for most of childhood

WHO DID ______ LIVE WITH FOR MOST OF his CHILDHOOD?
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If Who lived with for most of childhood was answered »
 
     
   
DIFJOB

Parent's occupation when respondent was 14 years old

WHAT WAS ______ ______ MAIN OCCUPATION WHEN ______ ______ 14?
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DHSEX
Sex of household member

INTERVIEWER: ASK OR CODE ______ 'S SEX.
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1. Male
2. Female

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DHDOBC
Whether household member's date of birth is correct

CAN I JUST CHECK, is ______ 'S DATE OF BIRTH ______ ?
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1. Yes
2. No

If Whether household member's date of birth is correct (DHDOBC) = 2. No »

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DHDOB
Household member's date of birth

WHAT is ______ 'S DATE OF BIRTH?

ElseIf Whether household member's date of birth is correct (DHDOBC) = DONTKNOW »

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DHEAG
Age of household member at last birthday (brackets)

IS ______ ... READ OUT ...
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0..99 (99 is age collapsed as born on or before 29/02/1916)

If AGE >= 16 »

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DHWORK
Whether household member in paid employment

LAST WEEK WAS ______ IN PAID EMPLOYMENT INCLUDING BEING AWAY TEMPORARILY FROM A JOB ______ WOULD NORMALLY BE DOING?
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1. Yes
2. No

If RELATIONSHIP TO OTHER HH MEMBERS NOT CORRECT »

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DHR
Household member's relationship with respondent

SHOW CARD A WHAT IS ______ 'S RELATIONSHIP TO ______ . PLEASE CHOOSE A NUMBER FROM THIS CARD.
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1. Husband/Wife
2. Partner/cohabitee
3. Natural son/daughter
4. Adopted son/daughter
5. Foster son/daughter
6. Step son/daughter/child of partner
7. Son/daughter-in-law
8. Natural parent
9. Adoptive parent
10. Foster parent
11. Stepparent/parent s partner
12. Parent-in-law
13. Natural brother/sister
14. Half-brother/sister
15. Step-brother/sister
16. Adopted brother/sister
17. Foster brother/sister
18. Brother/sister-in-law
19. Grandchild
20. Grandparent
21. Other relative
22. Other non-relative
96. (THIS CODE NOT USED)

As CNT goes from 1 to NUMBERCHILDREN  » »

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DHCAG
Child's age at last birthday

WHAT WAS ______ 'S AGE LAST BIRTHDAY?

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DHCR
Child's relationship to respondent

SHOW CARD A. WHAT IS ______ 'S RELATIONSHIP TO ______ ? PLEASE CHOOSE A NUMBER FROM THIS CARD.
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1. Husband/Wife
2. Partner/cohabitee
3. Natural son/daughter
4. Adopted son/daughter
5. Foster son/daughter
6. Step son/daughter/child of partner
7. Son/daughter-in-law
8. Natural parent
9. Adoptive parent
10. Foster parent
11. Stepparent/parent s partner
12. Parent-in-law
13. Natural brother/sister
14. Half-brother/sister
15. Step-brother/sister
16. Adopted brother/sister
17. Foster brother/sister
18. Brother/sister-in-law
19. Grandchild
20. Grandparent
21. Other relative
22. Other non-relative
96. (THIS CODE NOT USED)

If PROXY RESPONDENT »

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DIPRE
Relationship to proxy

SHOW CARD A(CAN I JUST CHECK,) WHAT IS YOUR RELATIONSHIP TO ______ ?
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1. Husband/Wife
2. Partner/cohabitee
3. Natural son/daughter
4. Adopted son/daughter
5. Foster son/daughter
6. Step son/daughter/child of partner
7. Son/daughter-in-law
8. Natural parent
9. Adoptive parent
10. Foster parent
11. Stepparent/parent s partner
12. Parent-in-law
13. Natural brother/sister
14. Half-brother/sister
15. Step-brother/sister
16. Adopted brother/sister
17. Foster brother/sister
18. Brother/sister-in-law
19. Grandchild
20. Grandparent
21. Other relative
22. Other non-relative
96. (THIS CODE NOT USED)

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DISEXC
Whether sex is correct

ASK OR CODE: CAN I JUST CHECK THAT you ______ [ISEX ______ ] ?
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1. Yes
2. No

If Whether sex is correct (DISEXC) = 2. No »

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DISEX
Sex

INTERVIEWER: CODE [INAME ______ ] 'S SEX.
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1. Male
2. Female

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DIMAR
Current legal marital status?

SHOW CARD B WHAT IS ______ CURRENT LEGAL MARITAL STATUS?
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1. Single, that is never married
2. Married, first and only marriage
3. A civil partner in a legally-recognised Civil Partnership
4. Remarried, second or later marriage
5. Legally separated
6. Divorced
7. Widowed
8. In legally-recognised Civil Partnership and separated from his/her civil partner
9. Formerly a civil partner, the Civil Partnership is now legally dissolved
10. A surviving civil partner: his/her partner having since died
11. A civil partner and has been married or in another Civil Partnership before

If NO GRANDCHILDREN LAST SURVEY »

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DIGRAN
Any living grandchildren or great-grandchildren

Do ______ you HAVE ANY LIVING GRANDCHILDREN OR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
2. No

If GRANDCHILDREN LAST SURVEY »

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DIGNMYC
Whether same number of living grandchildren as last interview

LAST TIME WE INTERVIEWED you date of HSE , ______ TOLD US THAT ______ HAD ______ LIVING GRANDCHILDREN OR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN. IS THIS STILL THE CASE?
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1. Yes
2. No

If Any living grandchildren or great-grandchildren (DIGRAN) = 1. Yes or Whether same number of living grandchildren as last interview (DIGNMYC) = 2. No »

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DIGNMY
Number of living grandchildren or great-grandchildren

HOW MANY LIVING GRANDCHILDREN OR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ______ you HAVE?

If NUMBER LIVING SIBLINGS LAST SURVEY > 0 »

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DISIBC
Whether same number of living brothers and sisters as last interview

LAST TIME WE INTERVIEWED you IN date of HSE , ______ TOLD US THAT ______ HAD ______ LIVING BROTHERS OR SISTERS. [DODOES ______ ] ______ STILL HAVE ______ LIVING BROTHERS OR SISTERS?
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1. Yes
2. No

If Whether same number of living brothers and sisters as last interview (DISIBC) = 2. No or NUMBER SIBLINGS LAST SURVEY was not answered »

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DISIB
Number of living brothers and sisters

HOW MANY LIVING BROTHERS OR SISTERS ______ you HAVE? IF ASKED: FOSTER/ADOPTIVE/STEP-BROTHERS/SISTERS CAN BE INCLUDED.

If MOTHER ALIVE LAST SURVEY »

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DINMA
Whether natural mother still alive

IS ______ NATURAL MOTHER STILL ALIVE?
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1. Yes
2. No

If Whether natural mother still alive (DINMA) = 1. Yes

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DIANM
Natural mother's age

HOW OLD IS ______ NATURAL MOTHER?

ElseIf Whether natural mother still alive (DINMA) = 2. No

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DIMAD
Age at which natural mother died

______ WHEN SHE DIED? INTERVIEWER: IF THE RESPONDENT DOESN'T KNOW THE EXACT AGE, ASK FOR AN ESTIMATE.

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DICDNM
Cause of death of natural mother

SHOW CARD C ______ DIE FROM ANY OF THE CONDITIONS ON THIS CARD? CODE ONE ONLY.
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1. Cancer
2. Heart Attack
3. Stroke
4. Other cardiovascular related illness
5. Respiratory disease
96. None of these

If FATHER ALIVE LAST SURVEY »

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DINFA
Whether natural father still alive?

IS his NATURAL FATHER STILL ALIVE?
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1. Yes
2. No

If Whether natural father still alive? (DINFA) = 1. Yes

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DIANF
Natural father's age

HOW OLD IS his NATURAL FATHER?

ElseIf Whether natural father still alive? (DINFA) = 2. No

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DIFAD
Age at which natural father died

______ WHEN HE DIED? INTERVIEWER: IF THE RESPONDENT DOESN'T KNOW THE EXACT AGE, ASK FOR AN ESTIMATE.

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DICDNF
Cause of death of natural father

SHOW CARD C ______ DIE FROM ANY OF THE CONDITIONS ON THIS CARD? CODE ONE ONLY.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Cancer
2. Heart Attack
3. Stroke
4. Other cardiovascular related illness
5. Respiratory disease
96. None of these

If Who lived with for most of childhood (DIKLIV) was not answered LAST SURVEY »

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DIKLIV
Who lived with for most of childhood

WHO DID ______ LIVE WITH FOR MOST OF his CHILDHOOD?
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1. Yes - recoded post-interview from other please specify
2. No - unable to recode, original answer

If Who lived with for most of childhood (DIKLIV) was answered »

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DIFJOB
Parent's occupation when respondent was 14 years old

WHAT WAS ______ ______ MAIN OCCUPATION WHEN ______ ______ 14?
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1. Armed Forces
2. Manager or senior official in someone else s business
3. Running his own business
4. Professional or technical
5. Administrative, clerical or secretarial
6. Skilled trade
7. Caring, leisure, travel or personal services
8. Sales or customer service
9. Plant, process or machine drivers or operators
10. Other jobs
11. Something else
12. Casual jobs
13. Retired
14. Unemployed
15. Sick / disabled

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