WE. Employment Situation

WE. Employment Situation of TILDA 2010

Label Type Description
WE001 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE1 Now I'm going to ask you some questions about work, retirement and pensions. Please look at card WE1. Which one of these would you say best describes your current situation? IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLIES
WE003 Question Did you, nevertheless, do any paid work during the last week, either as an employee or self-employed, for at the least one hour?
WE004 Question Have you ever done any paid work?
WE005 Question Why are you not currently working?
WE101 Question Apart from your main job, do you have any other jobs, including subsidiary work in self-employment or farming?
WE102 Question How many other jobs do you currently have?
WE103 Question Think about your most important job, that is, the job with highest salary or where you work the largest number of hours per week. What is the name or title of this job? What is the name or title of this job?
WE104 Question In this job are you employed in the public sector?
WE105 Question In which year did you start this job? By this we mean when did you start working with this employer.
WE106 Question Could you please tell me, is this? By temporary job we mean working under a fixed term job contract. By occasional work without contract we mean working some hours of work per week without a contract.
WE107 Question How many hours a week do you usually work in this job, excluding meal breaks (but including any paid or unpaid overtime)?
WE108 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE2 Please look at card WE2. What is your main reason for working less than 30 hours per week? IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLIES
WE109 Question Excluding paid vacation or paid leave, for how many weeks did you work in the last 12 months in this job? IWER: EXAMPLE: IF A PERSON SPENT 4 WEEKS ON HOLIDAY, THEN SUBTRACT THOSE 4 WEEKS FROM THE TOTAL OF 52 WEEKS IN THE YEAR'
WE110X Question What kind of business, industry or services do you work in (that is, what do they make or do at the place where you work)? IWER CODE FROM FOLLOWING LIST SHOW CARD WE110 IF YOU THINK THIS WOULD BE HELPFUL
WE110 Question INTERVIEWER: Record verbatim what kind of business, industry or services the respondent works in?
WE111 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE3 Please look at card WE3. About how many people (including yourself) are employed at the place where you usually work? IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLIES By this we mean the whole organisation, not the branch, plant or service you work.
WE112 Question Thinking about your typical wage/salary payment, how long of a period would this cover?
WE114 Question Before any deductions for tax, social insurance (PRSI) or pension and health contributions, union dues and so on, about how much is your typical wage/salary payment? Include regular overtime, commission, tips etc.
WE115 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE116 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE117 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE118 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE119 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE120 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE121 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE122 Question Usually people have some deductions made at source such as Income tax, PRSI contribution (incl. health levies), pension or superannuation contribution, trade union dues or subscriptions, life assurance premiums, private health insurance (VHI/BUPA/VIVAS) or other. What is the total net amount, i.e. after deductions at source and excluding expense refunds, you receive in your typical wage/salary payment? Include regular overtime, commission, tips etc.
WE123 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE124 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE125 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE126 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE127 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE128 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE129 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE130 Question What was the total gross amount you earned in the last 12 months in this job? (Include all types of overtime, commission, bonuses, share options etc.)
WE131 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE134 Question Are you supplied with a company car which is available for private use?
WE135 Question Please state make, model and year of the car? A description like 'Ford Mondeo 1.8 2002' will suffice.
WE136 Question In your job, do you have any responsibility for supervising the work of other employees?
WE137 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE5 Please look at card WE5. About how many people are you responsible for in this job? IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLIES
WE138 Question WE6. Please look at card WE6. Over the past 12 months, do you feel that you personally have been subjected at work to...? IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
WE139 Question If you wanted to reduce the number of paid hours in this job, would your employer allow you to do that?
WE140 Question Would your occupational pension benefits be affected?
WE141 Question If you wanted to, would your employer allow you to move to a less demanding job in your company?
WE142 Question Would your occupational pension benefits be affected?
WE143 Question We would like to ask some questions about your other jobs. Starting with the job with the next highest salary or next most number of hours per week, are you
WE144 Question How many hours a week do you usually work in this job, excluding meal breaks (but including any paid or unpaid overtime)?
WE145 Question I'd like to ask some details about this job. What is the name or title of this job?
WE146 Question What is the total gross amount (i.e. before deductions at source and excluding expense refunds) you received from this job in the last 12 months?
WE147 Question Before any tax and contributions, but after paying for any materials, equipment or goods that you use in your work, what was the approximate income from your farming activities in the last 12 months? Note: Please include any payments from the Department of Agriculture, such as Single Farm Payment, REPS or REPS-SAC.
WE148 Question Before tax and social insurance contributions, what was the total income or profit you made? Please include any director's fees you might receive from this business or any money you draw for personal day-to-day living expenses (as distinct from business expenses).
WE201 Question What is the nature of your business or occupation?
WE202A Question What kind of business, industry or services do you work in (that is, what do they make or do at the place where you work)? IWER CODE FROM FOLLOWING LIST SHOW CARD WE202 IF YOU THINK THIS WOULD BE HELPFUL
WE202B Question INTERVIEWER: Record verbatim what kind of business, industry or services the respondent works in?
WE203 Question In which year did you start this business?
WE204 Question WE7. Please look at card WE7. How many employees, if any, do you have in this business? IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLIES
WE205 Question What is the most recent year for which accounts have been prepared for the Revenue? IWER: IF THE RESPONDENT HAS DIFFICULTY IN RESPONDING TO THIS QUESTION PLEASE ASK HIM/HER TO CONSULT HIS/HER LATEST TAX ASSESSMENT NOTICE, ANNUAL ACCOUNTS DOCUMENT, OR TAX RETURN.
WE206 Question In relation to this business, did you make a profit or loss in the most recent 12 months? IWER: IF THE RESPONDENT HAS DIFFICULTY IN RESPONDING TO THIS QUESTION PLEASE ASK HIM/HER TO CONSULT HIS/HER LATEST TAX ASSESSMENT NOTICE, ANNUAL ACCOUNTS DOCUMENT, OR TAX RETURN.
WE207 Question How much was this loss? IWER: IF THE RESPONDENT HAS DIFFICULTY IN RESPONDING TO THIS QUESTION PLEASE ASK HIM/HER TO CONSULT HIS/HER LATEST TAX ASSESSMENT NOTICE, ANNUAL ACCOUNTS DOCUMENT, OR TAX RETURN.
WE208 Question Excluding the share of any partner you might have, before tax and social insurance contributions, what was the total income or profit you made? IWER: IF THE RESPONDENT HAS DIFFICULTY IN RESPONDING TO THIS QUESTION PLEASE ASK HIM/HER TO CONSULT HIS/HER LATEST TAX ASSESSMENT NOTICE, ANNUAL ACCOUNTS DOCUMENT, OR TAX RETURN. Note: The total income or profit includes any director's fees you might receive from this business or any money you draw for personal day-to-day living expenses (as distinct from business expenses).
WE209 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE210 Question Did you make any PRSI payments on this income?
WE211 Question How much did you pay in PRSI?
WE212 Question Have you paid any income tax in relation to the self-employment figure you have given?
WE213 Question What was the amount paid?
WE214 Question Did you receive any other income over that period? Note: By other income we mean Director's fees from other business, grinds, occasional work, royalties, rental income from business properties or equipments, which were not included in the amounts already stated.
WE215 Question What was the value of this other income (before tax and social insurance payments)?
WE216 Question How much tax and social insurance did you pay on this other income?
WE301 Question Do you own or have you owned a farm at any time during the last 12 months?Note: If the farm owner has let out ALL his/her land during the last 12 months, please code as 1.
WE302 Question How many acres of land did/do you own in the previous year?
WE303 Question Did you let any of this land to anyone else in the previous year?
WE304 Question How many acres did you let?
WE305 Question How much annual rent did you receive for this land?
WE305_U1 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE306 Question Did you take (rent) or farm any other land (excluding commonage) on conacre orNote: Conacre is a short-term lease of land that usually coincides with a growing season, e.g. a farmer may take land from February to September to plant wheat.
WE307 Question How many acres did you rent?
WE308 Question How much annual rent did you pay for this land?
WE309 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE8 Please look at card WE8. Please indicate what is the main enterprise or activity on your farm? Note: If respondent has more than one enterprise/activity please code the one that contributes the largest share of all farming income. IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLIES
WE310 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE8 Please look at card WE8. Please indicate which other enterprises you are engaged on your farm? IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
WE311 Question Have you received any of these payments? IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
WE312 Question How much is your Net Single Farm Payment, i.e. after National Reserve and Modulation reduction?
WE313 Question How much did you receive in REPS payments in the last year?
WE314 Question How much did you receive in non-REPS Special Area of Conservation (SAC) payment in last year?
WE315 Question Before any tax and contributions, but after paying for any materials, equipment or goods that you use in your work, what was the approximate income from your farming activities in the last 12 months? Note: please exclude any rent or any payments from the Department of Agriculture, such as Single Farm Payment, REPS or REPS-SAC.
WE316 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE317 Question Do you have an off-farm job?
WE318 Question How many weeks of full-time farm work (5 or more days of 8 or more hours) did you do in the previous year? IWER: The number of 'full-time farm work weeks' excludes holiday weeks (i.e. if the farmer is a full time farmer and takes 4 weeks holidays per year the number of weeks of full time farm work =48)
WE319 Question For how many weeks did you do part-time farm work during the last 12 months?
WE320 Question How many hours per week did you usually work?
WE401 Question In what year did you become unemployed? YEAR
WE402 Question In what month did you become unemployed? MONTH
WE403 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE9 Please look at card WE9. Would you tell us how you became unemployed? Was it IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLIES
WE404 Question Have you been doing anything to find work during the last four weeks?
WE405 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE10 Please look at card WE10. What is the main reason you were not looking for work during the last four weeks? IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLIES
WE407 Question SHOW CARD WE11. Please look at card WE11. What are all of the things you have done to find work during the last four weeks? IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
WE409 Question How many employers did you call, write to or visit in the last four weeks?
WE410 Question Are you looking for part-time or full-time work?
WE411 Question What is the lowest monthly wage you would accept if a job was offered to you? AMOUNT
WE412 Question Are you available for work immediately (i.e. within two weeks)?
WE501 Question In what year did you become disabled? YEAR
WE502 Question In what month did you become disabled? MONTH
WE503 Question Was this illness caused by the working activities in your last job?
WE601 Question In what month and year did you retire? YEAR
WE602 Question In what month and year did you retire? MONTH
WE603 Question Did you take early retirement, that is did you retire before the normal retirement age?
WE604 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE12 Please look at card WE12. What would you say was the main reason why you retired? IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLY
WE605 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE13 Please look at card WE13. What were your reasons for taking early retirement? IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
WE607 Question How old were you when you received this incentive?
WE608 Question What kind of incentive was this? SINGLE CODE
WE609 Question When you first retired, did you retire on a ...
WE610 Question I'd like to ask some details about your last job. When did you stop working at this job? YEAR
WE611 Question When did you stop working at this job? MONTH
WE612 Question For how many years had you been working in your last job before you left?
WE613 Question What was the name or title of this job?
WE614 Question Were you employed in the public sector?
WE615 Question Could you please tell me, was this
WE616 Question How many hours a week did you usually work in this job, excluding meal breaks or any paid or unpaid overtime?
WE617X Question What kind of business, industry or services do you work in (that is, what do they make or do at the place where you work)? Note: By this we mean what did they do or make at the place where you worked. IWER CODE FROM FOLLOWING LIST SHOW CARD WE617 IF YOU THINK THIS WOULD BE HELPFUL
WE617 Question INTERVIEWER: Record verbatim what kind of business, industry or services the respondent works in?
WE618 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE14 Please look at card WE14. About how many people (including yourself) were employed at the place where you worked? IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLIES
WE619 Question In this job, did you have any responsibility for supervising the work of other employees?
WE620 Question IWER: SHOW CARD WE14 About how many people were you responsible for in this job? IWER: CODE THE ONE THAT APPLIES
WE621 Question What was the total net salary/wage (i.e. after deductions at source and excluding expense refunds) you received in the last year you worked in this job?
WE622 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE623 Question IWER: HOW OFTEN DID R RECEIVE ASSISTANCE WITH ANSWERS IN SECTION WE?
WE002 Question Other (specify)
WE006 Question Other (specify)
WE113 Question Other (specify)
WE606 Question Other (specify)
WE408 Question Other (specify)