D. Employment

Module D. Employment of survey KLoSAw3

Label Type Description
D001 Question Are you currently employed? Being employed refers to working for an employer, being self-employed, or working for your family or relative's business.
D002 Question I would like to ask about your current primary job. Which of the following best describes your primary job?
D003 Question What is the reason you work less than 18 hours a week, not more?
D004 Question If others, please specify.
D005 Question Are you looking for a job?
D006 Question Which of the following best describes your status with regard to working in the labor market? [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.]
D007 Question Now I am going to ask you about your job change since the previous interview. In the previous interview, you responded that you were working as a [job title: occupation] at [name of workplace: industry]. Is this correct? [IWER: - Moving to another workplace is considered a job change. However, a change of workplace name is excluded. - All other cases are considered a title/position change within the same job.]
D008 Question Now I am going to ask you about your job change since the previous interview. In the previous interview, you responded that you were not working. Is this correct?
D009 Question Please state the work you were doing at the time of the previous interview. What kind of work did you do? (employment status)
D010 Question Which industry was the workplace engaged in?
D011 Question Specifically speaking, which industrial classification best describes the workplace?
D012 Question Specifically speaking, which industrial classification best describes the workplace?
D013 Question Specifically speaking, which industrial classification best describes the workplace?
D014 Question Specifically speaking, which industrial classification best describes the workplace?
D015 Question What kind of work did you do in the workplace?
D016 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your work?
D017 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your work?
D018 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your work?
D019 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your work?
D020 Question What was your official position or job title? [IWER: Mark 0 if there is no official position or title.]
D021 Question What was your employment status? * POINT * - Regular worker: Workers with an employment contract of more than one year or cases in which one may choose to work as long as one likes without a predefined contract period - Temporary worker: Workers with an employment contract of more than one month and less than one year or cases in which the work is expected to be completed within one year, although there is no predefined period of the employment contract (Yet, those who work in a company for a long time and/or expect to work continuously in the future, but have a contract of less than one year are considered as temporary workers.) - Casual worker: Workers with an employment contract of less than one month, who are hired and paid on a daily basis, or compensated for the work done in various locations without a designated workplace
D022 Question Did you work part time or full time? * POINT * - Part time: Cases in which one works part time or as a side job, works less hours than other employees who perform the same job, or is paid on an hourly basis - Full time: Cases in which one works full working days as opposed to part time
D023 Question (As loop=1)You responded in the previous interview that your position or job title was ______. Please select a position/job title that best describes ______ from the following. (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title])
D024 Question (As loop=1 ) Did your position or job title change within the workplace since the previous interview? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) (As loop>=2) Did your position or job title change again after that? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title])
D025 Question What was your new position or job title? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title])
D026 Question When were you appointed to the new position or title? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D027 Question (As loop=1)You responded in the previous interview that your employment status was ______. Did your employment status change within the workplace since then? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) (As loop>=2) Did your employment status change again after that? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title])
D028 Question What was your new employment status? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) * POINT * - Regular worker: Workers with an employment contract of more than one year or cases in which one may choose to work as long as one likes without a predefined contract period - Temporary worker: Workers with an employment contract of more than one month and less than one year or cases in which the work is expected to be completed within one year, although there is no predefined period of the employment contract (Yet, those who work in a company for a long time and/or expect to work continuously in the future, but have a contract of less than one year are considered as temporary workers) - Casual worker: Workers with an employment contract of less than one month, who are hired and paid on a daily basis, or compensated for the work done in various locations without a designated workplace
D029 Question When did your employment status change? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D030 Question (As loop=1)You responded in the previous interview that your working hours was _______. Did your working hours change within the workplace since then? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) (As loop>=2) Did your working hours change again after that? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title])
D031 Question Did you work part time or full time? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) * POINT * - Part time: Cases in which one works part time or as a side job, works less hours than other employees who perform the same job, or is paid on an hourly basis - Full time: Cases in which one works full working days as opposed to part time
D032 Question When did your working hours change? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D701 Question (As loop=1) Did you move to a new location within the same workplace since the previous interview (2006)? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) (As loop>=2) Did you move again to a new location after that? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title])
D702 Question When did you move to a new location? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D703 Question How many employees worked in the new location including yourself? (unit: number of people)
D704 Question Then what is the closest approximation to the actual number of employees that worked in the new location?
D033 Question (As loop=1) You responded in the previous interview that your employment status was ______. Did your employment status change within the workplace since then? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) (As loop>=2) Did your employment status change again after that? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) [IWER: Change in employment status means a change from "self-employed to unpaid family worker" or a change from "unpaid family worker to self-employed (employer)".]
D034 Question What was your new employment status? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title])
D035 Question When did your employment status change? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D711 Question (As loop=1) You responded in the previous interview that the kind of work you did in the workplace was ___. Did your work change within the workplace since then? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) (As loop>=2) Did your work change again after that? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) [IWER: Only changes between major occupational groups are considered work changes.]
D712 Question What was your new work? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title])
D713 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your new work?
D714 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your new work?
D715 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your new work?
D716 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your new work?
D717 Question When did your work change? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D036 Question Are you currently working in the workplace you responded you were working in the previous interview? (workplace in the previous interview (2006/2008): [name of workplace, job title]) [IWER: If R moved to another workplace, he/she is considered having a different job.]
D037 Question When did you quit this job? (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.]
D038 Question Why did you quit? (in the case of wage workers)
D039 Question Did you receive or expect to receive legal retirement benefits (or benefits based on collective bargaining agreement, employment rules, etc.) when you quit this job?
D040 Question How much did you receive? (unit: 10,000 Korean won)
D041 Question Did you receive any payments other than legal retirement benefits (for example, early retirement compensation or retirement condolence payments)?
D042 Question How much did you receive? (unit: 10,000 Korean won) MW
D043 Question Did you find a new job since the previous interview?
D044 Question Did the new job involve being employed by another person and receiving wages? Or did you do your own business or assist your family business? (employment status) [IWER: "Please list your jobs in the order in which you have changed them since the previous interview. For example, if you were a wage worker between March and September 2009, and then became an unpaid family worker from October 2009, you should list wage worker --> unpaid family worker."]
D045 Question When did you start this job? (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 themonth is not clear, enter 200900.]
D046 Question Which industry was the workplace engaged in?
D047 Question Specifically speaking, which industrial classification best describes the workplace?
D048 Question Specifically speaking, which industrial classification best describes the workplace?
D049 Question Specifically speaking, which industrial classification best describes the workplace?
D050 Question Specifically speaking, which industrial classification best describes the workplace?
D051 Question What kind of work did you do in the workplace?
D052 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your job?
D053 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your job?
D054 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your job?
D055 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your job?
D056 Question How many employees worked at all locations of the workplace including the head office, branch offices, branches, plants, and the field? (unit: number of people, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) people
D057 Question Then what is the closest approximation to the actual number of employees that worked at all locations of the workplace including the head office, branch offices, branches, plants, and the field? (unit: number of people, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])
D721 Question How many employees worked at the location where you worked? people
D722 Question Then what is the closest approximation to the actual number of employees that worked at the location where you worked?
D058 Question What was your position or job title at the workplace? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])
D059 Question What was your employment status? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) * POINT * - Regular worker: Workers with an employment contract of more than one year or cases in which one may choose to work as long as one likes without a predefined contract period - Temporary worker: Workers with an employment contract of more than one month and less than one year or cases in which the work is expected to be completed within one year, although there is no predefined period of the employment contract (Yet, those who work in a company for a long time and/or expect to work continuously in the future, but have a contract of less than one year are considered as temporary workers.) - Casual worker: Workers with an employment contract of less than one month, who are hired and paid on a daily basis, or compensated for the work done in various locations without a designated workplace
D060 Question Did you work part time or full time? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) * POINT * - Part time: Cases in which one works part time or as a side job, works less hours than other employees who perform the same job, or is paid on an hourly basis - Full time: Cases in which one works full working days as opposed to part time
D061 Question Did your position / job title, employment status, working hours, work, or location change at this workplace? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Enter 'Yes' if one of the following changed: job position/title, employment status, working hours, work or location.]
D062 Question (As loop=1) You have responded that your position or job title was [D058]. Did your position or job title change since then? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) (As loop>=2) Did your position or job title change again after that? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])
D063 Question What was your new position or job title? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046][Occupation D051])
D064 Question When were you appointed to the new position or title? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D065 Question (As loop=1) You have responded that your employment status was [D059]. Did your employment status change within the workplace since then? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) (As loop>=2) Did your employment status change again after that? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])
D066 Question What was your new employment status? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) * POINT * - Regular worker: Workers with an employment contract of more than one year or cases in which one may choose to work as long as one likes without a predefined contract period - Temporary worker: Workers with an employment contract of more than one month and less than one year or cases in which the work is expected to be completed within one year, although there is no predefined period of the employment contract (Yet, those who work in a company for a long time and/or expect to work continuously in the future, but have a contract of less than one year are considered as temporary workers.) - Casual worker: Workers with an employment contract of less than one month, who are hired and paid on a daily basis, or compensated for the work done in various locations without a designated workplace
D067 Question When did your employment status change? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D068 Question (As loop=1) You have responded that your working hours was [D060]. Did your working hours change since then? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) (As loop>=2) Did your working hours change again after that? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])
D069 Question Did you work part time or full time? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) * POINT * - Part time: Cases in which one works part time or as a side job, works less hours than other employees who perform the same job, or is paid on an hourly basis - Full time: Cases in which one works full working days as opposed to part time
D070 Question When did your working hours change? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D731 Question (As loop=1) Did you move to a new location within the same workplace? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) (As loop>=2) Did you move again to a new location after that? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])
D732 Question When did you move to a new location? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D733 Question How many employees worked in the new location? (unit: number of people) people
D734 Question Then what is the closest approximation to the actual number of employees that worked in the new location?
D071 Question What was your employment status? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])
D072 Question How many officially paid employees did you have? Please exclude temporary workers employed in farming seasons or busy times (unit: number of people, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Mark 0 if there was no employee.] People
D073 Question Then what is the closest approximation to the actual number of employees in your business? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])
D074 Question Did you have unpaid family workers other than officially paid employees? If so, please state the number including yourself. (unit: number of people, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Mark 0 if there was no employee.] People
D076 Question How many partners did you have? Please state the number excluding yourself. (unit: number of people, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) people
D077 Question What was your share of ownership in this business? (unit: %, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) %
D078 Question (As loop=1) Did your employment status change within the workplace since then? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])/ (As loop>=2) Did your employment status change again after that? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Change in employment status means a change from "self-employed to unpaid family worker" or a change from "unpaid family worker to self-employed (employer)".]
D079 Question What was your new employment status? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])
D080 Question When did your employment status change? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D741 Question (As loop=1) You have responded that your job was [D051]. Did your work change within the workplace since then? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])/ (As loop>=2) Did your work change within the workplace again after that? [IWER: Only changes between major occupational groups are considered work changes.]
D742 Question What was your new work? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051])
D743 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your work?
D744 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your work?
D745 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your work?
D746 Question Specifically speaking, which occupational classification best describes your work?
D747 Question When did your work change? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D081 Question Are you currently working in this workplace? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: - In case of wage workers, moving to another workplace is regarded as having a different job.
D751 Question How many days per week did you work? days
D752 Question How many hours per week did you work excluding lunch time, break, etc.? hours
D753 Question How much profit per month did you earn from this business? Please state a net profit excluding expenses. [IWER: - "Please state profits excluding legally required deductions, such as taxes, national pensioncontributions, health insurance premiums and employment insurance premiums." - Mark 0 if R was self-employed and made no net profit, and enter 999997 if R ran a deficit.]
D082 Question When did you quit this job? (unit: year and month combined into 6 digits, workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D083 Question Why did you quit? (workplace since [D045]: [Industry D046] [Occupation D051]) (in the case of wage workers)
D101 Question Is the promised period of employment (employment contract period) or the period in which you can continue to work at your current job fixed?
D102 Question How long is the fixed period of employment? months
D103 Question Has the current employment contract ever been renewed?
D104 Question If the employment period is not fixed, do you work for a few days or a few weeks when there is work available? [IWER: Mark 'No' if R's work lasts more than one month.]
D105 Question Did you receive a written employment contract from your current employer?
D106 Question Do you think you could keep your current job unless the company closes down due to business difficulties or you are laid off?
D107 Question How long do you expect to work at your current workplace?
D108 Question Why do you expect so?
D109 Question If others, please specify.
D110 Question Do you receive your wages from the employer you currently work for or from a dispatch / contract company? * POINT* - Dispatch company worker: those who are employed by a dispatch company (temporary agency), but working in the workplace of a person using their services, pursuant to the Act on the Protection of Dispatched Workers. Their wages and employment status are controlled by the dispatch company, but with regard to the way they provide services and work-related instructions, they are under the direction and supervision of the using company. - Contract company worker: those who are employed by a contractcompany, but working in the workplace of a person using their services. They are not subject to the Act on the Protection of Dispatched Workers, and with regard to wages, employment status, work-related instructions, and so on, they are under the direction and supervision of the contract company. They include contract cleaning workers, contract security guards, etc.
D111 Question Is there a mandatory retirement age at your current workplace?
D112 Question What is the mandatory retirement age? [IWER: If the retirement age is different depending on position, ask the retirement age that applies to R.] years old
D113 Question Are there cases where employees retire upon reaching a certain age regardless of regulations?
D114 Question What is the customary retirement age? years old
D115 Question Are you in a position to supervise others?
D116 Question How many people are there under your supervision?
D117 Question Are there fixed working hours at your current workplace?
D118 Question About how many days a week do you usually work? days
D119 Question About how many hours a week do you work, excluding lunch time? hours
D120 Question What do you think of your current working hours including regular and overtime hours?
D121 Question If you consider your working hours too long, would you like to reduce them even if your earnings are reduced?
D122 Question What % of your total working hours would you like to reduce? %
D123 Question What % cut from your total earnings are you willing to accept? %
D124 Question If you consider your working hours too short, are you willing to increase them if your earnings increase as a result?
D125 Question What % of your total working hours would you like to increase? %
D126 Question What % of your total earnings has to be increased?%
D127 Question Do you have regularly scheduled days off? If you do, how many days off do you have per month?
D128 Question Except for national holidays, how many days of paid leave do you have this year at your current workplace? [IWER: Mark 0 if there is no paid leave.] days
D129 Question How many days of paid sick leave do you have this year at your current workplace? days
D130 Question How many days of work did you miss due to health problems last year? [IWER: Mark 0 if R didn't miss any work day.] days
D131 Question what basis is your wage determined? Please select the most important one.
D132 Question If others, please specify.
D133 Question Is your wage seniority-based? That is, wage is directly linked to the number of years you have worked?
D134 Question How much are you paid after taxes and other deductions per month? (Unit: 10,000 Korean won) [IWER: "Please say the total amount excluding legally required deductions, such as taxes, nationalpension contributions, health insurance premiums, and employment insurance premiums."] MW
D135 Question We are interested in the benefits you receive from your current employer. First, are you currently enrolled in the National Pension System? If so, are you enrolled through your current employer? Or, are you enrolled in the Occupational Pension Plan for Public Workers, Teachers, and Soldiers? Or, are you enrolled in the National Pension System through the community?
D136 Question Are you currently enrolled in the National Health Insurance through your employer? Or you are currently enrolled in the National Health Insurance, but not through your current employer? Or are you not currently enrolled in the National Health Insurance?
D137 Question Does your employer provide the Employment Insurance? The Employment Insurance provides protection against job loss.
D138 Question Does your employer provide the Industrial Accident Compensation Insurance? The Industrial Accident Compensation Insurance provides protection against job-related accidents and injuries.
D139 Question Are you covered by a pension or retirement plan through your current work? If you are, what kind of retirement plan do you have? Is it under the retirement allowance scheme, retirement insurancescheme, or retirement pension scheme? * POINT* - Retirement Allowance Scheme: A retiree will receive lump sum payments at the time of separation from work. - Retirement Insurance Scheme: An employer puts aside retirement funds in an insurance company (outside the company). The insurance company will then pay the retirees the benefits either in the form of annuity payments or lump-sum payments. - Retirement Pension Scheme: A retiree will receive annuity payments after the retirement age of 55.
D140 Question Have you ever taken out some money from your retirement savings at your current workplace?
D141 Question When did you take out money from your retirement savings? [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D142 Question Is your plan Defined Benefits or Defined Contributions? * POINT* - Defined Benefits: Benefits are pre-determined, usually based on a formula involving age, years of service and salary. - Defined Contributions: Money is accumulated as the employer makes pre-determined amount of contributions.
D143 Question The following is fringe benefits which may be provided by a company. Please answer if the following is provided by your current workplace. Do you get meal allowances?
D144 Question Does your employer support children's school expenses?
D145 Question Does your employer provide a loan for house purchase?
D146 Question Does your employer compensate for lost wages in the case of temporary shutdown?
D147 Question Does your employer pay insurance premiums for your personal pension plan? [IWER: Personal pension refers to privately owned retirement savings, not including the National Pension.]
D148 Question Is there a labor union at your current workplace?
D149 Question Are you entitled to join a labor union?
D150 Question Are you a member of a labor union?
D151 Question If you are a member, was membership mandatory?
D152 Question If you are not a member, why did you not become a member?
D153 Question If others, please specify.
D154 Question Would you become a member if a labor union existed?
D155 Question Please answer to what extent the following applies to your current job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree. My job requires lots of physical effort.
D156 Question My job requires lifting heavy loads.
D157 Question My job requires stooping, kneeling, or crouching.
D158 Question My job requires good eyesight.
D159 Question My job requires intense concentration and attention to details.
D160 Question My job requires skills in dealing with people.
D161 Question My job requires me to work with computers.
D162 Question My job requires me to do more challenging tasks than it used to.
D163 Question In promotion, seniority is important at my company.
D164 Question My co-workers make older workers feel that they ought to retire before the retirement age.
D165 Question My employer would let older workers move to less demanding job with less pay if they wantedto.
D166 Question My salary is adequate.
D167 Question My job security is good.
D168 Question I am satisfied with the work environment of my job.
D169 Question I am satisfied with the work I do at my current job.
D170 Question My job involves a lot of stress.
D171 Question All things considered, I am satisfied with my current job.
D172 Question Considering my educational attainment, the level of my current job is
D173 Question Considering my skills and expertise, the level of my current job is
D174 Question Do you plan to continue working at your current job? Please tell me if you want to stay at the current job, switch to a different job, or quit the job. If you want to stay at the current job, do you want to keep the same level of work load, work more, add another job, or work less?
D175 Question What would be the ideal employment status for you?
D176 Question What do you want to do for your new job? Please select from below.
D177 Question What would be the minimum wage or salary per month? (Unit: 10,000 Korean won) [IWER: Mark 0 if R says salary does not matter.] MW
D178 Question Now I want to ask about your retirement plans. At what age do you plan to retire? [IWER: - Mark 0 if R plans to keep working as long as he/she is physically capable. - 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.] years old
D179 Question Are you engaged in other job(s) except the above-mentioned main job? [IWER: Only include paid jobs. Activities without pay, such as community services, are not included.]
D180 Question How many jobs do you currently have including the main job? (Unit: Number)
D181 Question What are the reasons for having other job(s) than your main job? [IWER: Please state the most important reason only.]
D182 Question If others, please specify.
D183 Question How many hours a week do you usually work on this other job / these other jobs?(Unit: weekly hours) hours
D184 Question On average how much per month do you earn from this other job / these other jobs?(Unit:10,000 Korean won) MW
D185 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: How often did R receive assistance in answering section D-EMPLOYMENT?]
D186 Question What is the proxy's relationship to R? If unknown, please ask the proxy. What is your relationship to R?
D201 Question What is the most important reason for you to run your own business, rather than getting a paid job? Please choose the most important reason.
D202 Question If others, please specify.
D203 Question How much did you spend or invest to start up this business? (unit: 10,000 Korean won) MW
D204 Question What is the reason for not needing initial expenses?
D205 Question How did you finance your business expenses? Please make sure the sum of all items is 100%. [IWER: 1 R's and his/her spouse's savings, 2 Help or borrowings from R's and his/her spouse's parents, 3 Help or borrowings from R's children/grandchildren, 4 Borrowings from R's and his/her relatives, 5 Borrowings from other individuals, 6 Partner, 7 Loans from banks and other financial institutions, 8 Government subsidy, 9 Others]
D206 Question Next I will ask you about the general difficulties people may face in starting a new business. Please answer which one you belonged to. How difficult was it to secure sufficient financing?
D207 Question How difficult was it to secure technology?
D208 Question How difficult was it to secure appropriate human resources?
D209 Question How difficult was it to deal with administrative procedures (approval, business start-up support, etc.)?
D210 Question How difficult was it to choose the industry?
D211 Question How difficult was it to choose the business location?
D212 Question How much is the current monthly sales of your business? For the agricultural and fisheries industry, please include revenues (including expenses) from the sales of agricultural and fisheries' products. (Unit: 10,000 Korean won) [IWER: Enter 0 if there were no sales last year (2009).] MW
D213 Question What is the closest approximation to the current monthly sales figure?
D214 Question How much profit per month do you earn from this business? Please state a net profit excluding expenses. (Unit: 10,000 Korean won) [IWER: Mark 0 if there is no net profit, and mark 999997 if R is running a deficit.] MW
D215 Question How many days per week do you work? days
D216 Question How many hours per week do you work excluding lunch time, break, etc.? hours
D217 Question you have fixed and regular working hours?
D218 Question How did you determine the working hours?
D219 Question Specifically speaking, what criteria did you use to determine the working hours?
D220 Question What do you think of your current working hours? Is it too long, appropriate, or too short?
D221 Question If you consider your working hours too long, would you like to reduce them even if your earnings are reduced?
D222 Question What % of your total working hours would you like to reduce? %
D223 Question What % cut from your total earnings are you willing to accept? %
D224 Question If you consider your working hours too short, are you willing to increase them if your earnings increase as a result?
D225 Question What % of your total working hours would you like to increase? %
D226 Question What % of your total earnings has to be increased? %
D227 Question Do you have regularly scheduled days off? If so, how many days off do you have per month?
D228 Question How many days of work did you miss due to health problems last year? [IWER: Mark 0 if R didn't miss any work day.] days
D229 Question Please answer to what extent the following applies to your current job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree. My job requires lots of physical effort.
D230 Question My job requires lifting heavy loads.
D231 Question My job requires stooping, kneeling, or crouching.
D232 Question My job requires good eyesight.
D233 Question My job requires intense concentration and attention to details.
D234 Question My job requires skills in dealing with people.
D235 Question My job requires me to work with computers.
D236 Question My job requires me to do more challenging tasks than it used to.
D237 Question My salary is adequate.
D238 Question My job security is good.
D239 Question I am satisfied with the work environment of my job.
D240 Question I am satisfied with the work I do at my current job.
D241 Question My job involves a lot of stress.
D242 Question All things considered, I am satisfied with my current job.
D243 Question Considering my educational attainment, the level of my current job is
D244 Question Considering my skills and expertise, the level of my current job is
D245 Question Do you plan to continue working at your current job? Please tell me if you want to stay at the current job, switch to a different job, or quit the job. If you want to stay at the current job, do you want to keep the same level of work load, work more, add another job, or work less?
D246 Question What would be the ideal employment status for your new job?
D247 Question What do you want to do for your new job?
D248 Question What would be the minimum wage or income per month? (Unit:10,000 Korean won) [IWER: Mark 0 if R says salary doesn't matter.] MW
D249 Question Now I want to ask about your retirement plans. At what age do you plan to retire? [IWER: - Mark 0 if R plans to keep working as long as he/she is physically capable. - 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.] years old
D250 Question Are you engaged in other job(s) than the above-mentioned main job? [IWER: Only include paid jobs. Activities without pay, such as community services, are not included.]
D251 Question How many jobs do you have including your main job?
D252 Question What are the reasons for having other job(s) than your main job? Please state the main reason only.
D253 Question If others, please specify.
D254 Question How many hours per week do you usually work on this other job/these other jobs? hours
D255 Question On average how much per month do you earn from this other job/these other jobs? (Unit:10,000 Korean won) MW
D256 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: How often did R receive assistance in answering section D-EMPLOYMENT?]
D257 Question What is the proxy's relationship to R? If unknown, please ask the proxy. What is your relationship to R?
D301 Question What is the reason you didn't get a paid job and chose to work on the current job?
D302 Question If others, please specify.
D303 Question Who is the representative of your current workplace?
D304 Question Specifically speaking, who is the representative of your current workplace?
D305 Question How much is the current monthly sales of your business? For the agricultural and fisheries industry, please include revenues (including expenses) from the sales of agricultural and fisheries' products. (Unit: 10,000 Korean won) [IWER: Enter 0 if there were no sales last year (2009).] MW
D306 Question What is the closest approximation to the current monthly sales figure?
D307 Question How many hours per week do you work, excluding lunch time, break time, etc.? [IWER: It is possible to enter 18 hours or more. If R says 17 hours or less, go back to D002 and mark 'I help my family / relative's business without pay for less than 18 hours a week'.] hours / week
D308 Question Do you have fixed and regular working hours?
D309 Question How did you determine the working hours?
D310 Question Specifically speaking, what criteria did you use to determine the working hours?
D311 Question How many days per week do you work for this business? days / week
D312 Question do you think of your current working hours?
D313 Question If you consider your working hours too long, would you like to reduce them?
D314 Question What % of your total working hours would you like to reduce? %
D315 Question If you consider your working hours too short, are you willing to increase them?
D316 Question What % of your total working hours would you like to increase? %
D317 Question Do you have regularly scheduled days off?
D318 Question How many days of work did you miss due to health problems last year (2009)? days
D319 Question Please answer to what extent the following applies to your current job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree. My job requires lots of physical effort.
D320 Question My job requires lifting heavy loads.
D321 Question My job requires stooping, kneeling, or crouching.
D322 Question My job requires good eyesight.
D323 Question My job requires intense concentration and attention to details.
D324 Question My job requires skills in dealing with people.
D325 Question My job requires me to work with computers.
D326 Question My job requires me to do more challenging tasks than it used to.
D327 Question I am satisfied with the work environment of my job.
D328 Question I am satisfied with the work I do at my current job.
D329 Question My job involves a lot of stress.
D330 Question All things considered, I am satisfied with my current job.
D331 Question How helpful do you think your working as an unpaid family worker is to your household income?
D332 Question Considering my educational attainment, the level of my current job is
D333 Question Considering my skills and expertise, the level of my current job is
D334 Question Do you plan to continue working at your current job? Please tell me if you want to stay at the current job, switch to a different job, or quit the job. If you want to stay at the current job, do you want to keep the same level of work load, work more, add another job, or work less?
D335 Question What would be the ideal employment status for your new job?
D336 Question What do you want to do for your new job? Please select from below.
D337 Question What would be the minimum wage or income per month for this job? [IWER: Mark 0 if R says salary doesn't matter.]
D338 Question Now I want to ask about your retirement plans. At what age do you plan to retire? [IWER: - Mark 0 if R plans to keep working as long as he/she is physically capable. - 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.] years old
D339 Question Are you engaged in other job(s) than the above-mentioned main job? Include paid jobs only. Activities without pay, such as community services, are not included.
D340 Question How many jobs do you have including your main job? Please include paid jobs only.
D341 Question What are the reasons for having other job(s) than your main job? Please state the main reason only.
D342 Question If others, please specify.
D343 Question How many hours a week do you usually work on this other job / these other jobs? (Unit: hour per week) hours / week
D344 Question How much do you earn per month on average from this other job / these other jobs? (Unit:10,000 Korean won) MW
D345 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: How often did R receive assistance in answering section D-EMPLOYMENT?]
D346 Question What is the proxy's relationship to R? If unknown, please ask the proxy. What is your relationship to R?
D401 Question Did you ever seek a job to earn money in the past week?
D402 Question Did you ever seek a job to earn money in the past four weeks?
D403 Question Would you have been able to work last week if there had been an appropriate job or work?
D404 Question Are you willing to work if there is an appropriate job?
D405 Question What is the main reason you are not willing to work even if there is a job? Please select the main reason only.
D406 Question If others, please specify.
D407 Question What is the main reason you were not looking for work although you like to get a job?
D408 Question If others, please specify.
D409 Question Did you ever seek a job to earn money prior to the past four weeks?
D410 Question What is the main reason you are looking for a job?
D411 Question If others, please specify.
D412 Question When did you start looking for a job after the previous interview? (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.]
D413 Question When did you stop looking for a job? (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.]
D414 Question On average how many hours per week did you spend on looking for a job when you were engaged in job search activities? (unit: hour per week) [IWER: Mark 1 for less than 1 hour.] hours per week
D415 Question How did you look for a job when you were engaged in job search activities? Please state the two most important activities in order. What is the activity you were most engaged in? First:
D416 Question If others, please specify.
D417 Question What is the second activity that you were engaged in? Please state the two most important activities in order. Second:
D418 Question If others, please specify.
D419 Question Did you find a job or were you offered a job (workplace, business, work, etc.) when you were engaged in job search activities? If so, how many times? (unit: time) [IWER: Mark 0 if there is none.]
D420 Question What is the reason for not working in the job found and offered?
D421 Question others, please specify.
D422 Question You described your work status as [006] at the beginning of this section. If so, what would be the ideal employment status for you? * POINT* - Part time: Cases in which one works part time or as a side job, works less hours than other employees who perform the same job, or is paid on an hourly basis - Full time: Cases in which one works full working days as opposed to part time
D423 Question Why do you want a part time job? Please state the main reason only.
D424 Question If others, please specify.
D425 Question Which workplace do you want to work in? Please state the industry that you would like to work in.
D426 Question Specifically speaking, what kind of work do you want to do in the workplace?
D427 Question What would be the minimum wage or income per month for this job? (Unit: 10,000 Korean Won / month) [IWER: Mark 0 if R says salary doesn't matter.] MW
D428 Question The following is common difficulties in finding jobs. To what extent do you agree to the following difficulties? There is a shortage of jobs.
D429 Question There is not enough recruitment information around.
D430 Question I don't have needed education, skills or expertise.
D431 Question I don't have needed experience.
D432 Question The wage offered is too low.
D433 Question The working environment and hours are not suitable.
D434 Question Old age makes employment difficult.
D435 Question Being a woman makes employment difficult.
D436 Question Now I want to ask about your retirement plans. At what age do you plan to retire? [IWER: - Mark 0 if R plans to keep working as long as he/she is physically capable. - 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.] years old
D437 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: How often did R receive assistance in answering section D-EMPLOYMENT?]
D438 Question What is the proxy's relationship to R? If unknown, please ask the proxy. What is your relationship to R?
D501 Question When did you retire after the previous interview? (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.]
D502 Question What was the most important reason you retired? First:
D503 Question If others, please specify.
D504 Question What was the second most important reason you retired? Second:
D505 Question If others, please specify.
D506 Question Did you have a spouse when you retired?
D507 Question What was your spouse's economic activity status at the time of your retirement?
D508 Question If others, please specify.
D509 Question All in all, would you say that your retirement has turned out to be very satisfying, moderately satisfying, or not at all satisfying?
D510 Question Comparing before and after retirement, would you say your life after retirement is better than, about the same as, or worse than, before retirement?
D601 Question Are you currently engaged in a paid pastime job?
D602 Question You have responded that you have a pastime job. Now I will ask you about your pastime job. What kind of work are you doing?
D603 Question Since when have you worked at this job? [IWER: Enter the year and month using 6 digits. For example, mark 200901 for January 2009. If the month is not clear, enter 200900.]
D604 Question How many days per week do you usually work at your pastime job? An average of______ days per week
D605 Question How many hours per week do you usually work at your pastime job? An average of________ hours per week
D606 Question What is your monthly income from the pastime work? (Unit: 10,000 Korean won) [IWER: Mark 0 if there is no net income, and mark 999997 if R is running a deficit.] MW
D607 Question Do you want to work for pay regardless of retirement status?
D608 Question What is the reason?
D609 Question If others, please specify.
D610 Question If that is the case, what sort of work do you want to have?
D611 Question If others, please specify.
D612 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: How often did R receive assistance in answering section D-EMPLOYMENT?]
D613 Question What is the proxy's relationship to R? If unknown, please ask the proxy. What is your relationship to R?
D205a Question Own/spouse's savings
D205b Question Help or borrowings from parents/spouse's parents,
D205c Question Help or borrowings from children/grandchildren
D205d Question Borrowings from relatives/spouse' relatives,
D205e Question Borrowings from other individuals
D250f Question Partner,
D205g Question Loans from banks and other financial institutions
D205h Question Government subsidy
D205i Question Others