Section G: Family Structure

Section G: Family Structure of Harmonized CHARLS

item label type description
H1HHRES Constructed variable h1hhres:w1 Number of people living in this household
H2HHRES Constructed variable h2hhres:w2 Number of people living in this household
H4HHRES Constructed variable h4hhres:w4 Number of people living in this household
H1SON Constructed variable h1son:w1 Number of living sons
H2SON Constructed variable h2son:w2 Number of living sons
H4SON Constructed variable h4son:w4 Number of living sons
H1DAU Constructed variable h1dau:w1 Number of living daughters
H2DAU Constructed variable h2dau:w2 Number of living daughters
H4DAU Constructed variable h4dau:w4 Number of living daughters
H1CHILD Constructed variable h1child:w1 Number of living children
H2CHILD Constructed variable h2child:w2 Number of living children
H4CHILD Constructed variable h4child:w4 Number of living children
H1DSON Constructed variable h1dson:w1 Number of deceased sons
H2DSON Constructed variable h2dson:w2 Number of deceased sons
H4DSON Constructed variable h4dson:w4 Number of deceased sons
H1DDAU Constructed variable h1ddau:w1 Number of deceased daughters
H2DDAU Constructed variable h2ddau:w2 Number of deceased daughters
H4DDAU Constructed variable h4ddau:w4 Number of deceased daughters
H1DCHILD Constructed variable h1dchild:w1 Total number of deceased children
H2DCHILD Constructed variable h2dchild:w2 Total number of deceased children
H4DCHILD Constructed variable h4dchild:w4 Total number of deceased children
R1LIVBRO Constructed variable r1livbro:w1 r Number of living brothers
R2LIVBRO Constructed variable r2livbro:w2 r Number of living brothers
R3LIVBRO Constructed variable r3livbro:w3 r Number of living brothers
R4LIVBRO Constructed variable r4livbro:w4 r Number of living brothers
S1LIVBRO Constructed variable s1livbro:w1 s Number of living brothers
S2LIVBRO Constructed variable s2livbro:w2 s Number of living brothers
S3LIVBRO Constructed variable s3livbro:w3 s Number of living brothers
S4LIVBRO Constructed variable s4livbro:w4 s Number of living brothers
R1LIVSIS Constructed variable r1livsis:w1 r Number of living sisters
R2LIVSIS Constructed variable r2livsis:w2 r Number of living sisters
R3LIVSIS Constructed variable r3livsis:w3 r Number of living sisters
R4LIVSIS Constructed variable r4livsis:w4 r Number of living sisters
S1LIVSIS Constructed variable s1livsis:w1 s Number of living sisters
S2LIVSIS Constructed variable s2livsis:w2 s Number of living sisters
S3LIVSIS Constructed variable s3livsis:w3 s Number of living sisters
S4LIVSIS Constructed variable s4livsis:w4 s Number of living sisters
R1LIVSIB Constructed variable r1livsib:w1 r Number of living siblings
R2LIVSIB Constructed variable r2livsib:w2 r Number of living siblings
R3LIVSIB Constructed variable r3livsib:w3 r Number of living siblings
R4LIVSIB Constructed variable r4livsib:w4 r Number of living siblings
S1LIVSIB Constructed variable s1livsib:w1 s Number of living siblings
S2LIVSIB Constructed variable s2livsib:w2 s Number of living siblings
S3LIVSIB Constructed variable s3livsib:w3 s Number of living siblings
S4LIVSIB Constructed variable s4livsib:w4 s Number of living siblings
R1DECBRO Constructed variable r1decbro:w1 r Number of deceased brothers
R2DECBRO Constructed variable r2decbro:w2 r Number of deceased brothers
R3DECBRO Constructed variable r3decbro:w3 r Number of deceased brothers
R4DECBRO Constructed variable r4decbro:w4 r Number of deceased brothers
S1DECBRO Constructed variable s1decbro:w1 s Number of deceased brothers
S2DECBRO Constructed variable s2decbro:w2 s Number of deceased brothers
S3DECBRO Constructed variable s3decbro:w3 s Number of deceased brothers
S4DECBRO Constructed variable s4decbro:w4 s Number of deceased brothers
R1DECSIS Constructed variable r1decsis:w1 r Number of deceased sisters
R2DECSIS Constructed variable r2decsis:w2 r Number of deceased sisters
R3DECSIS Constructed variable r3decsis:w3 r Number of deceased sisters
R4DECSIS Constructed variable r4decsis:w4 r Number of deceased sisters
S1DECSIS Constructed variable s1decsis:w1 s Number of deceased sisters
S2DECSIS Constructed variable s2decsis:w2 s Number of deceased sisters
S3DECSIS Constructed variable s3decsis:w3 s Number of deceased sisters
S4DECSIS Constructed variable s4decsis:w4 s Number of deceased sisters
R1DECSIB Constructed variable r1decsib:w1 r Number of deceased siblings
R2DECSIB Constructed variable r2decsib:w2 r Number of deceased siblings
R3DECSIB Constructed variable r3decsib:w3 r Number of deceased siblings
R4DECSIB Constructed variable r4decsib:w4 r Number of deceased siblings
S1DECSIB Constructed variable s1decsib:w1 s Number of deceased siblings
S2DECSIB Constructed variable s2decsib:w2 s Number of deceased siblings
S3DECSIB Constructed variable s3decsib:w3 s Number of deceased siblings
S4DECSIB Constructed variable s4decsib:w4 s Number of deceased siblings
R1MOMLIV Constructed variable r1momliv:w1 r mother alive
R2MOMLIV Constructed variable r2momliv:w2 r mother alive
R3MOMLIV Constructed variable r3momliv:w3 r mother alive
R4MOMLIV Constructed variable r4momliv:w4 r mother alive
S1MOMLIV Constructed variable s1momliv:w1 s mother alive
S2MOMLIV Constructed variable s2momliv:w2 s mother alive
S3MOMLIV Constructed variable s3momliv:w3 s mother alive
S4MOMLIV Constructed variable s4momliv:w4 s mother alive
R1FMOMLIV Constructed variable r1fmomliv:w1 r flag dispute chg mother alive
R2FMOMLIV Constructed variable r2fmomliv:w2 r flag dispute chg mother alive
S1FMOMLIV Constructed variable s1fmomliv:w1 s flag dispute chg mother alive
S2FMOMLIV Constructed variable s2fmomliv:w2 s flag dispute chg mother alive
R1DADLIV Constructed variable r1dadliv:w1 r father alive
R2DADLIV Constructed variable r2dadliv:w2 r father alive
R3DADLIV Constructed variable r3dadliv:w3 r father alive
R4DADLIV Constructed variable r4dadliv:w4 r father alive
S1DADLIV Constructed variable s1dadliv:w1 s father alive
S2DADLIV Constructed variable s2dadliv:w2 s father alive
S3DADLIV Constructed variable s3dadliv:w3 s father alive
S4DADLIV Constructed variable s4dadliv:w4 s father alive
R1FDADLIV Constructed variable r1fdadliv:w1 r flag dispute chg father alive
R2FDADLIV Constructed variable r2fdadliv:w2 r flag dispute chg father alive
S1FDADLIV Constructed variable s1fdadliv:w1 s flag dispute chg father alive
S2FDADLIV Constructed variable s2fdadliv:w2 s flag dispute chg father alive
R1LIVPAR Constructed variable r1livpar:w1 r Number of living parents
R2LIVPAR Constructed variable r2livpar:w2 r Number of living parents
R3LIVPAR Constructed variable r3livpar:w3 r Number of living parents
R4LIVPAR Constructed variable r4livpar:w4 r Number of living parents
S1LIVPAR Constructed variable s1livpar:w1 r Number of living parents
S2LIVPAR Constructed variable s2livpar:w2 s Number of living parents
S3LIVPAR Constructed variable s3livpar:w3 s Number of living parents
S4LIVPAR Constructed variable s4livpar:w4 s Number of living parents
R1MOMAGE Constructed variable r1momage:w1 r mother's age current/at death
R2MOMAGE Constructed variable r2momage:w2 r mother's age current/at death
R3MOMAGE Constructed variable r3momage:w3 r mother's age current/at death
R4MOMAGE Constructed variable r4momage:w4 r mother's age current/at death
S1MOMAGE Constructed variable s1momage:w1 s mother's age current/at death
S2MOMAGE Constructed variable s2momage:w2 s mother's age current/at death
S3MOMAGE Constructed variable s3momage:w3 s mother's age current/at death
S4MOMAGE Constructed variable s4momage:w4 s mother's age current/at death
R1DADAGE Constructed variable r1dadage:w1 r father's age current/at death
R2DADAGE Constructed variable r2dadage:w2 r father's age current/at death
R3DADAGE Constructed variable r3dadage:w3 r father's age current/at death
R4DADAGE Constructed variable r4dadage:w4 r father's age current/at death
S1DADAGE Constructed variable s1dadage:w1 s father's age current/at death
S2DADAGE Constructed variable s2dadage:w2 s father's age current/at death
S3DADAGE Constructed variable s3dadage:w3 s father's age current/at death
S4DADAGE Constructed variable s4dadage:w4 s father's age current/at death
RAMEDUC_C Constructed variable rameduc_c:r mother's education
S1MEDUC_C Constructed variable s1meduc_c:w1 s mother's education
S2MEDUC_C Constructed variable s2meduc_c:w2 s mother's education
S3MEDUC_C Constructed variable s3meduc_c:w3 s mother's education
S4MEDUC_C Constructed variable s4meduc_c:w4 s mother's education
RAFEDUC_C Constructed variable rafeduc_c:r father's education
S1FEDUC_C Constructed variable s1feduc_c:w1 s father's education
S2FEDUC_C Constructed variable s2feduc_c:w2 s father's education
S3FEDUC_C Constructed variable s3feduc_c:w3 s father's education
S4FEDUC_C Constructed variable s4feduc_c:w4 s father's education
H1CORESD Constructed variable h1coresd:w1 Any child co-reside with r/s
H2CORESD Constructed variable h2coresd:w2 Any child co-reside with r/s
H4CORESD Constructed variable h4coresd:w4 Any child co-reside with r/s
H1LVNEAR Constructed variable h1lvnear:w1 r/s live near children
H2LVNEAR Constructed variable h2lvnear:w2 r/s live near children
H4LVNEAR Constructed variable h4lvnear:w4 r/s live near children
H1PCNTF Constructed variable h1pcntf:w1 any weekly contact w/ parents/parents-in-law in person
H2PCNTF Constructed variable h2pcntf:w2 any weekly contact w/ parents/parents-in-law in person
H4PCNTF Constructed variable h4pcntf:w4 any weekly contact w/ parents/parents-in-law in person
H1KCNTF Constructed variable h1kcntf:w1 any weekly contact w/ children in person
H2KCNTF Constructed variable h2kcntf:w2 any weekly contact w/ children in person
H4KCNTF Constructed variable h4kcntf:w4 any weekly contact w/ children in person
H1KCNTPM Constructed variable h1kcntpm:w1 any weekly contact w/ children-phone/email
H2KCNTPM Constructed variable h2kcntpm:w2 any weekly contact w/ children-phone/email
H4KCNTPM Constructed variable h4kcntpm:w4 any weekly contact w/ children-phone/email
H1KCNT Constructed variable h1kcnt:w1 any weekly contact w/ children in person/phone/email
H2KCNT Constructed variable h2kcnt:w2 any weekly contact w/ children in person/phone/email
H4KCNT Constructed variable h4kcnt:w4 any weekly contact w/ children in person/phone/email
R1SOCWK Constructed variable r1socwk:w1 r participate in social activities
R2SOCWK Constructed variable r2socwk:w2 r participate in social activities
R4SOCWK Constructed variable r4socwk:w4 r participate in social activities
H1GRCARE Constructed variable h1grcare:w1 gave care to parents/parents-in-law
H2GRCARE Constructed variable h2grcare:w2 gave care to parents/parents-in-law
H1GKCARE Constructed variable h1gkcare:w1 gave care grandchildren
H2GKCARE Constructed variable h2gkcare:w2 gave care grandchildren
H4GKCARE Constructed variable h4gkcare:w4 gave care grandchildren
S1SOCWK Constructed variable s1socwk:w1 s participate in social activities
S2SOCWK Constructed variable s2socwk:w2 s participate in social activities
S4SOCWK Constructed variable s4socwk:w4 s participate in social activities
H1FCANY Constructed variable h1fcany:w1 any transfer from children/grandchildren
H2FCANY Constructed variable h2fcany:w2 any transfer from children/grandchildren
H4FCANY Constructed variable h4fcany:w4 any transfer from children/grandchildren
H1FCAMT Constructed variable h1fcamt:w1 amount of transfers from children/grandchildren
H2FCAMT Constructed variable h2fcamt:w2 amount of transfers from children/grandchildren
H4FCAMT Constructed variable h4fcamt:w4 amount of transfers from children/grandchildren
H1TCANY Constructed variable h1tcany:w1 any transfer to children/grandchildren
H2TCANY Constructed variable h2tcany:w2 any transfer to children/grandchildren
H4TCANY Constructed variable h4tcany:w4 any transfer to children/grandchildren
H1TCAMT Constructed variable h1tcamt:w1 amount of transfers to children/grandchildren
H2TCAMT Constructed variable h2tcamt:w2 amount of transfers to children/grandchildren
H4TCAMT Constructed variable h4tcamt:w4 amount of transfers to children/grandchildren
H1FPANY Constructed variable h1fpany:w1 any transfer from parents/parents-in-law
H2FPANY Constructed variable h2fpany:w2 any transfer from parents/parents-in-law
H4FPANY Constructed variable h4fpany:w4 any transfer from parents/parents-in-law
H1FPAMT Constructed variable h1fpamt:w1 amount of transfers from parents/parents-in-law
H2FPAMT Constructed variable h2fpamt:w2 amount of transfers from parents/parents-in-law
H4FPAMT Constructed variable h4fpamt:w4 amount of transfers from parents/parents-in-law
H1TPANY Constructed variable h1tpany:w1 any transfer to parents/parents-in-law
H2TPANY Constructed variable h2tpany:w2 any transfer to parents/parents-in-law
H4TPANY Constructed variable h4tpany:w4 any transfer to parents/parents-in-law
H1TPAMT Constructed variable h1tpamt:w1 amount of transfers to parents/parents-in-law
H2TPAMT Constructed variable h2tpamt:w2 amount of transfers to parents/parents-in-law
H4TPAMT Constructed variable h4tpamt:w4 amount of transfers to parents/parents-in-law
H1FOANY Constructed variable h1foany:w1 any transfer from others
H2FOANY Constructed variable h2foany:w2 any transfer from others
H4FOANY Constructed variable h4foany:w4 any transfer from others
H1FOAMT Constructed variable h1fotmt:w1 amount of transfers from others
H2FOAMT Constructed variable h2foamt:w2 amount of transfers from others
H4FOAMT Constructed variable h4foamt:w4 amount of transfers from others
H1TOANY Constructed variable h1toany:w1 any transfer to others
H2TOANY Constructed variable h2toany:w2 any transfer to others
H4TOANY Constructed variable h4toany:w4 any transfer to others
H1TOAMT Constructed variable h1toamt:w1 amount of transfers to others
H2TOAMT Constructed variable h2toamt:w2 amount of transfers to others
H4TOAMT Constructed variable h4toamt:w4 amount of transfers to others
H1FREC Constructed variable h1frec:w1 total amount of transfers received
H2FREC Constructed variable h2frec:w2 total amount of transfers received
H4FREC Constructed variable h4frec:w4 total amount of transfers received
H1TGIV Constructed variable h1tgiv:w1 total amount of transfers given
H2TGIV Constructed variable h2tgiv:w2 total amount of transfers given
H4TGIV Constructed variable h4tgiv:w4 total amount of transfers given
H1FTOT Constructed variable h1ftot:w1 net value of financial transfers
H2FTOT Constructed variable h2ftot:w2 net value of financial transfers
H4FTOT Constructed variable h4ftot:w4 net value of financial transfers
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