A. Demographics

Module A. Demographics of survey KLoSAw3

Label Type Description
A001 Question First, I will confirm the basic information you provided in the previous interview. Is your date of birth (yyyy/mm/dd)?[IWER: The date of birth is based on the actual date of birth not the one stated in the resident registration card or family register.]
A002 Question If no, please tell me your exact date of birth. Year Month Day[IWER: For those who respond by a zodiac sign, refer to the index card provided.]
A003 Question Is your date of birth according to the solar calendar or the lunar calendar?
A004 Question In the previous interview you responded that you had completed [level of education] and [graduation status]. Is this correct?
A005 Question What is the highest level of education you have completed?
A006 Question If others, please specify.
A007 Question Did you graduate, drop out or obtain an equivalent qualification by passing the qualification exam though not completing the school? Please answer only about the qualification you acquired through graduation or the qualification exam except the one you are now pursuing.
A008 Question Have you attained further formal education since the previous interview?[IWER: In case of 'currently attending', choose '5 No' because R has not earned a degree yet.]
A009 Question What is the level of formal education you have attained?
A010 Question If others, please specify.
A011 Question In the previous interview you responded that your marital status was [marital status]. Is this correct?[IWER: This question is intended to check R's marital status at the time of the previous interview, not now.]
A012 Question What was your exact marital status at that time?
A013 Question Has your marital status changed since the previous interview?[IWER: Marital status includes divorce, separation by death, separation, marriage, etc.]
A014 Question How has it changed? Please describe all the changes in a time sequence.[IWER: "For example, if you got divorced and then married again, please say divorce first."]
A015 Question When did you get [response in A014]? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits)[IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
A016 Question Did your current spouse participate in the 2006/2008 KLoSA survey?
A017 Question Is your spouse's name [spouse's name]?
A018 Question If no, what is your spouse's name?
A019 Question Is your spouse's year of birth [year of birth]?[IWER: For those who respond by a zodiac sign, refer to the index card provided]
A020 Question If no, please tell me your spouse [spouse's name]'s exact year of birth again. I am going to ask about your spouse [spouse's name]'s year of birth and level of education. year
A021 Question You responded that your spouse [spouse's name] had completed [level of education] and [graduation status]. Is this correct?
A022 Question What is the highest level of education your spouse has completed?
A023 Question If others, please specify.
A024 Question Did your spouse graduate, drop out or obtain an equivalent qualification by passing the qualification exam though not completing the school?
A025 Question Has your spouse attained further formal education since the previous interview?
A026 Question What is the level of formal education your spouse has attained?
A027 Question If others, please specify.
A028 Question Now I would like to know about your spouse's current employment situation. Please answer if your spouse is currently employed, temporarily laid off, unemployed, looking for work, retired, or has never been employed. If she/he is employed, please answer if she/he works full time or part time. [IWER: Retirement refers to having stopped doing income-earning activities and presently not working or engaging only in pastime work, and having no intention of engaging in anything more serious than pastime work as long as there is no special change in circumstances.]
A029 Question If others, please specify.
A030 Question you have a religion? If you have, what kind of religion do you have?
A031 Question If others, please specify.
A032 Question Do you have any friends or relatives who live nearby and have a close relationship with you? If so, how often do you meet them in person? Please refer to the person you meet most often.
A033 Question Are you a member of any of the following organizations, clubs, or societies? Please select all that apply.
A034 Question If others, please specify.
A035 Question As for the organization [chosen in A033] of which you are a member, how often do you engage in its activities?
A036 Question [IWER: How often did R receive assistance in answering section A-DEMOGRAPHICS?]
A037 Question What is the proxy's relationship to R? If unknown, please ask the proxy. What is your relationship to R?