WE. Employment Situation

Module WE. Employment Situation of TILDA 2016

Label Type Description
WE001 Question 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/Rname’s] current situation?
WE002 Question Other (specify)
WE003 Question Did [you/he/she], 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/Has] [you/he/she] [ever] done any paid work?
WE007 Question When [you/he/she] [were/was] working what was the title or name of [your/his/her] job?
WE007x Question Was the respondent a farm owner or manager?
We007b Question What was the acreage of the farm?
WE008 Question Please look at this card. When [you/he/she] [were/was] working in this job, [were/was] [you/he/she] working in…
WE009 Question In what year did [you/he/she] cease working?
WE010 Question Please look at card WE2A. Which of these best describes the work that [you/Rname] did in [your/Rname’s] that job?
WE011 Question [Were you/Is Rname] a member of trade union or a staff association?
WE012 Question [if we011=5 then add “Nevertheless”] Did agreements between a trade union and [your/Rname] employer affect [your/his/her] pay, conditions or pensions?
WE013 Question Did the organization [you/he/she] worked for provide a group health insurance plan and did [you/Rname] avail of it?
WE005 Question Why [are/is] [you/he/she] not currently working?
WE006 Question Other (specify)
WE101 Question [In the last two years] Apart from [your/his/her] main job, [do/does] [you/he/she] have, [have/has] [you/he/she] had any other jobs, including subsidiary work in self-employment or farming?
WE102 Question How many other jobs [do/does] [you/he/she] currently have?
WE103 Question What is the name or title of [your/his/her] main job?
WE103x Question Is the respondent a farm owner or manager?
We103b Question What was the acreage of the farm?
WE149 Question Please look at card WE2B. Is this job in….
WE152 Question Please look at card WE3. Which of these best describes the work that [you/Rname] [do/does] in [your/Rname’s] main job?
WE153 Question [Are you/Is Rname] a member of a trade union or a staff association?
WE154 Question Do agreements between a trade union and [your/his/her] employer affect [your/Rname’s] pay, conditions or pensions?
WE155 Question Does the organization [you/Rname] [work/works] for provide a group health insurance plan and [do/does] [you/he/she] avail of it?
WE105 Question In which year did [you/he/she] start this job?
WE106 Question [Could you please tell me], is this?
WE107 Question How many hours a week [do/does] [you/he/she] usually work in this job, excluding meal breaks (but including any paid or unpaid overtime)?
WE108 Question What is [your/his/her] main reason for working less than 30 hours per week?
WE109 Question Excluding paid vacation or paid leave, for how many weeks did [you/he/she] work in the last 12 months in this job?
WE111 Question Please look at card WE5. About how many people (including [yourself/Rname]) are employed at the place where [you/he/she] usually [work/works]?
WE112 Question Thinking about [your/his/her] typical wage/salary payment, what time period does this cover?
WE112oth Question Other (specify) GO TO WE114
WE114 Question Before any deductions, about how much is [your/his/her] typical wage/salary payment? Include regular overtime, commission, tips etc. INSERT REMINDER OF PAY PERIOD
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 What is the total net amount, i.e. after deductions at source and excluding expense refunds, [you/he/she] [receive/receives] in [your/his/her] 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/he/she] 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/Is] [you/he/she] supplied with a company car which is available for private use?
WE135 Question Please state make, model and year of the car?
WE151 Question Please look at card WE6. All things considered I am satisfied with this job. Would you say you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree?
WE136 Question In [your/his/her] job, [do/does] [you/he/she] have any responsibility for supervising the work of other employees?
WE137 Question Please look at card WE5. About how many people [are/is] [you/he/she] responsible for in this job?
WE201 Question What is the nature of [your/his/her] business or occupation?
WE201A Question Would [you/he/she] describe[yourself/himself/herself] as..
We218 Question What is the title or name of [your/his/her] job?
WE218x Question Is the respondent a farm owner or manager?
WE219 Question Please look at card WE7. Which of these best describes the work that [you/Rname] do[es] in [your/Rname’s] main job?
WE203 Question In which year did [you/he/she] start this business?
WE204 Question Please look at card WE8. How many employees, if any, [do/does/does] [you/he/she] have in this business?
WE205 Question What is the most recent year for which accounts have been prepared for the Revenue?
WE206 Question In relation to this business, did [you/Rname] make a profit or loss in the most recent 12 months?
WE207 Question How much was this loss?
WE208 Question Excluding the share of any partner [you/he/she] might have, before tax and social insurance contributions, what was the total income or profit [you/he/she] made?
WE209 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE210 Question Did [you/he/she] make any PRSI payments on this income?
WE211 Question How much did [you/he/she] pay in PRSI?
WE212 Question [Have/Has/Has] [you/he/she] 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/he/she] receive any other income over that period?
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/he/she] pay on this other income?
WE220 Question [Do/does] [you/he/she] use a company owned car which is available for private use?
WE221 Question Please state make, model and year of the car?
WE217 Question Please look at card WE9. All things considered I am satisfied with this job. Would you say you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree?
WE301 Question [Do/Does/Does] [you/Rname] own or [have/has/has] [you/he/she] owned a farm at any time during the last 2 years?
WE302 Question How many acres of land did [you/he/she] own in the previous year?
WE303 Question Did [you/he/she] let any of this land to anyone else in the previous 2 years?
WE304 Question [In the last two years] How many acres did [you/he/she] let?
WE305 Question How much annual rent did [you/he/she] receive for this land?
WE305U1 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE306 Question Did [you/he/she] take (rent) or farm any other land (excluding commonage) on conacre or otherwise, in the previous year?
WE307 Question How many acres did rent?
WE308 Question How much annual rent did [you/he/she] pay for this land?
WE309 Question Please indicate what is the main enterprise or activity on [your/his/her] farm?
WE310 Question Please look at card WE10. Please indicate which other enterprises [you/he/she] [are/is] engaged in on [your/his/her] farm?
WE311 Question [In the last two years] [Have/Has] [you/he/she] received any of these payments?
WE312 Question How much is [your/his/her] Net Single Farm Payment, i.e. after National Reserve and Linear reduction?
WE313 Question How much did [you/he/she] receive in REPS/AEOS payments in the last year?
WE314 Question How much did [you/he/she] 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/he/she] [use/uses] in [your/his/her] work, what was the approximate income from [your/his/her] farming activities in the last 12 months?
WE316 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE317 Question [Do/Does] [you/he/she] 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/he/she] do in the previous year?
WE319 Question For how many weeks did [you/he/she] do part-time farm work during the last 12 months?
WE320 Question How many hours per week did [you/he/she] usually work?
WE321 Question lease look at card WE11. All things considered I am satisfied with this job. Would you say you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree?
WE322 Question Please look at card WE12. Which of these best describes the work that [you/Rname] do[es] in [your/Rname’s] main job?
WE401 Question In what year did [you/he/she] become unemployed?
WE402 Question In what month did [you/he/she] become unemployed?
WE403 Question Please look at card WE13. Would you tell us how [you/he/she] became unemployed? Was it
WE404 Question [Have/Has] [you/he/she] been doing anything to find work during the last four weeks?
WE405 Question Please look at card WE14. What is the main reason [you/he/she] [were/was] not looking for work during the last four weeks?
WE406 Question Other (specify)
WE407 Question Please look at card WE15. What are all of the things [you/he/she] [have/has] done to find work during the last four weeks?
WE408 Question Other (specify)
WE409 Question How many employers did [you/he/she] call, write to or visit in the last four weeks?
WE410 Question [Are/Is] [you/he/she] looking for part-time or full-time work?
WE411 Question What is the lowest monthly wage [you/he/she] would accept if a job was offered to [you/him/her]?
WE412 Question [Are/Is] [you/he/she] available for work immediately (i.e. within two weeks)?
WE501 Question In what year did [you/he/she] become sick/disabled?
WE502 Question In what month did [you/he/she] become sick/disabled?
WE503 Question Was this illness caused by the working activities in [your/his/her] last job?
WE601 Question In what year did [you/he/she] retire?
WE602 Question In what month did [you/he/she] retire?
WE603 Question Did [you/he/she] take early retirement, that is did [you/he/she] retire before the normal retirement age?
WE604 Question What would [you/he/she] say was the main reason why [you/he/she] retired?
WE605 Question Please look at card WE17. What [were/was] [your/his/her] reasons for taking early retirement?
WE606 Question Other (specify)
WE607 Question How old [were/was] [you/he/she] when [you/he/she] received this incentive?
WE608 Question What kind of incentive was this? SINGLE CODE
WE609 Question When [you/he/she] first retired, did [you/he/she] retire on a ...
WE610 Question I'd like to ask some details about [your/Rname’s] last job. In what year did [you/he/she] stop working at this job?
WE611 Question In what month did [you/he/she] stop working at this job?
WE612 Question For how many years had [you/he/she] been working in [your/his/her] last job before [you/he/she] left?
WE613 Question What was the title or name of [your/his/her] job?
WE613x Question Was the respondent a farm owner or manager?
We613b Question What was the acreage of the farm?
WE624 Question Thinking of the last job you held before retiring [were/was] [you/he/she] working in ..
WE625 Question Please look at card WE19. Which of these best describes the work that [you/Rname] did in [your/Rname’s] job before retiring?
WE626 Question [Were you/Was Rname] a member of a trade union or a staff association?
WE627 Question [if we626=5 then add “Nevertheless”] Did agreements between a trade union and [your/his/her] employer affect [your/Rname’s] pay, conditions or pensions?
WE628 Question Did the organization [you/Rname] worked for provide a group health insurance plan and did [you/he/she] avail of it?
WE615 Question Could you please tell me, was this
WE616 Question How many hours a week did [you/he/she] usually work in this job, excluding meal breaks or any paid or unpaid overtime?
WE618 Question Please look at card WE20. About how many people (including [yourself/Rname) were employed at the place where [you/he/she] worked?
WE619 Question In this job, did [you/he/she] have any responsibility for supervising the work of other employees?
WE620 Question About how many people [were/was] [you/he/she] responsible for in this job?
WE621 Question What was the total net salary/wage (i.e. after deductions at source and excluding expense refunds) [you/he/she] received in the last year [you/he/she] worked in this job?
WE622 Question Did it amount to a total of less than ____ , more than ____ , or what?
WE622x Question Was this amount in...
WE623 Question IWER: HOW OFTEN DID R RECEIVE ASSISTANCE WITH ANSWERS IN SECTION WE?