RC. Life History

In 2007 ELSA carried out the Life History interview with some ELSA respondents. The interview covered a number of different areas of a respondent's life prior to being interviewed for ELSA, including relationships and fertility; housing and mobility; jobs and earnings; and health.

item label type description
IDAUNIQ System generated unique individual serial number
SCREC System generated whether received self completion
RETROWGT System generated weight for life-history interview
VERSION System generated interview version
AGE System generated age of respondent (collapsed for those aged 91 or over)
INTMTH System generated month of interview
INTYEAR System generated year of interview
YRBIRTH System generated year of birth
SEX System generated sex of respondent
FFFTEAG System generated age finished education
FFCHVAR System generated number of children at last wave
FFCHAG System generated age of feedforward child
FFCHSX System generated sex of feedforward child
FFRELT System generated relationship to feedforward child
DOBCHK Question whether feed forward dob recorded correctly
RCCHC Question whether child's details correct
RCALV Question whether child is still alive
RCSXC Question whether child's sex correct
RCSXN Question child's sex
RCDBC Question whether child's date of birth correct
RCRLC Question whether confirms relationship to child
RCREL Question relationship to child
RCADY Question year child adopted
RCLVF Question whether present for most of child's childhood
RCDYY Question year of child's death
RCBTH Question whether given birth to (other) child born alive
RCBNO Question number of (other) children given birth to who were born alive
RCFAT Question whether fathered (other) child born alive
RCFNO Question number of (other) children fathered who were born alive
RCYRS Question year other natural child born
RCSEX Question sex of other child
RCALI Question whether other child still alive
RCNDY Question other natural child's year of death
RCLIV Question whether present for most of other child's childhood
RCADP Question whether adopted any other children
RCANO Question number of other adopted children
RCADT Question year adopted other child
RCASX Question sex of other adopted child
RCAYR Question year other adopted child born
RCAAL Question whether other adopted child still alive
RCADD Question other adopted child's year of death
RCALV2 Question whether present for most of other adopted child's childhood
RCFOST Question whether ever fostered a child
RCFOYR Question how many years fostered children for
RCABT Question whether had a child not born alive
RCDNO Question number of miscarriages, stillbirths or abortions
RCMDT Question year of miscarriage, stillbirth or abortion
RCTIM Question number of months pregnancy lasted
RCEND Question how pregnancy ended
RCALO Question whether anyone else in the room during children module
RPINB Question whether ever lived with someone as a couple or ever been married
RPLIV Question year started living with partner
RPMAR Question whether married when first cohabited
RPCHK Question whether got married and cohabited in same year
RPLTR Question if married cohabiting partner at later date
RPMYR Question year married partner
RPREL Question type of marriage ceremony
RPSTL Question whether still lives with partner
RPFIN Question reason relationship ended
RPFIN1C Question whether answer to rpfin1 was recoded post-interview from text answer
RPDIY Question year partner died
RPEYR Question year cohabitation ended
RPDIV Question whether divorced from partner
RPDYR Question year divorced from partner
RPMOR Question whether lived with or been married to another partner
RPNCA Question whether been in long-term non-cohabiting relationship
RPNCB Question year non-cohabiting relationship began
RPNCE Question whether still in relationship with non-cohabiting partner
RPNCF Question year non-cohabiting relationship ended
RPNCH Question whether been in another long-term non-cohabiting relationship
RALIS Question other residences
RAAUK Question whether resided outside of the uk for 6 months or more
RABOR Question whether lived in first residence for more than 6 months
RASTT Question whether moved straight into next residence
RASTB Question year started living in accommodation if gap
RAESS Question estimated year started living in accommodation
RAGAP Question reason for gap in residences
RAGPO Question other reason for gap in residencies
RABUK Question whether this accommodation lived in was in uk
RAOWN Question tenure
RAPRI Question type of non-private residence
RAPRIC Question whether answer to rapri was recoded post-interview from text answer
RASTP Question year stopped living in accommodation
RAEST Question estimated year stopped living in accommodation
RAROO Question number of bedrooms of residence lived in when aged 10
RAPEO Question number of people lived in residence when aged 10
RAREL Question relationships of people lived with when aged 10
RAFAC Question accommodation facilities
RABKS Question number of books in home when aged 10
RADIV Question whether when aged <16 parents ever permanently separated or divorced
RADIY Question year parents separated
RAMOT Question whether when aged <16 ever separated from mother for 6 months or more
RAMOA Question year first separated from mother for 6 months or more when aged <16
RAMOY Question reason why separated from mother
RAMOYC Question whether answer to ramoy was recoded post-interview from text answer
RAPAR Question year stopped living with parents
RWFTC Question whether confirms feedforward details on when finished full time education
RWFTN Question whether confirms feedforward details indicating never in full-time education
RWFTE Question exact age finished education
RWNED Question situation at age 14 - if never had full time education
RWEVW Question whether ever done any paid work which lasted for a period of 6 months or more
RWJSA Question time period between leaving full-time education and starting first job
RWSTF Question situation between ft education and 1st job
RWNWA Question whether non-working situation has changed since left school
RWNWB Question year that non-working situation changed
RWNWC Question non-working situation changed to
RWJSY Question year started job
RWSE Question employee or self employed
RWFT Question full or part time
RWFTP Question when switched from full-time to part-time
RWPTF Question when switched from part-time to full-time
RWS Question starting income - period payment covered
RWSM Question starting income - old or new money
RWSAN Question starting income - amount in new money
RWSAP Question starting income - amount in old money: pounds
RWSAS Question starting income - amount in old money: shillings
RWSAD Question starting income - amount in old money: pence
RWSGN Question starting income - amount reported before or after tax
RWEDY Question year job ended
RWNX Question time period until started next job
RWST Question situation before started next job
RWSFF Question situation after left last job
RWANO Question if any more jobs to enter
RWLJO Question which job was last job of main career
RWSF Question final income - period payment covered
RWSFM Question final income - old or new money
RWSFN Question final income - amount in new money
RWSFP Question final income - amount in old money: pounds
RWSFS Question final income - amount in old money: shillings
RWSFD Question final income - amount in old money: pence
RWSFG Question final income - amount reported before or after tax
RWILL Question whether ever left job due to ill health or disability
RWILX Question which jobs left due to ill health or disability
RWBUS Question whether ever left job due to company closing down
RWBUX Question which jobs left due to company closing down
RHINJ Question whether ever had physical injury which had permanent effect on daily life
RHINA Question year received injury which had permanent effect on daily life
RHCIA Question self-reported health during childhood
RHCIB Question if missed school for over a month due to health as a child
RHCIC Question if physical activites restricted for over three months by health as a child
RHCID Question if confined to bed for over a month due to health as a child
RHCIE Question if in hospital for more than a month due to health as a child
RHCIF Question if had more than 3 inpatient stays in one year as a child
RHCIG Question condition that caused health problems as a child
RHCCYA Question year first experienced an infectious disease
RHCCYB Question year first experienced a broken bone or fracture
RHCCYC Question year first experienced asthma
RHCCLC Question whether asthma lasted more than a year
RHCCYD Question year first experienced allergies other than asthma
RHCCLD Question whether allergies lasted more than a year
RHCCYE Question year first experienced respiratory problems other than asthma
RHCCLE Question whether respiratory problems lasted more than a year
RHCCYF Question year first experienced chronic ear problems
RHCCLF Question whether chronic ear problems lasted more than a year
RHCCYG Question year first experienced severe headaches or migraines
RHCCLG Question whether severe headaches or migraines lasted more than a year
RHCCYH Question year first experienced epilepsy, fits or seizures
RHCCLH Question whether epilepsy, fits or seizures lasted more than a year
RHCCYJ Question year first experienced emotional/nervous/psychiatric problems
RHCCLJ Question whether emotional/nervous/psychiatric problems lasted more than a year
RHCCYK Question year first experienced appendicitis
RHCCYL Question year first experienced childhood diabetes or high blood sugar
RHCCYM Question year first experienced heart trouble
RHCCYN Question year first experienced leukaemia or lymphoma
RHCCYP Question year first experienced cancer or had a malignant tumour
RHCCYQ Question year first experienced other serious health condition
RHPBB Question number of periods of ill health age 16+
RHPBC Question reasons for ill health age 16+
RHPBX Question reasons for ill health age 16+ (continued)
RHPBD Question ages when had periods of ill health or disability
RHPBE Question long-term effects of injury, ill health/disability
RHSMK Question whether ever smoked cigarettes
RHSMF Question year first smoked daily
RHSMA Question age band when first smoked daily
RHSKA Question whether smoke cigarettes nowadays
RHSML Question year last smoked a cigarette
RHSMB Question age band when last smoked
RHSMS Question if ever stopped smoking for 6 months or more
RHSMX Question number of times stopped smoking
RHSMY Question number of years smoked on most days
RHSMT Question type of smoker
RHMEN Question age at first menstrual period
RHMEB Question ageband at first menstrual period
RHHYE Question if had hysterectomy
RHHYY Question year of hysterectomy
RHOVE Question if had operation to remove both ovaries
RHOVY Question year had operation to remove both ovaries
RHPEY Question year of last period
RHPEE Question if had period in last 12 months
RHPER Question reason why not had period in last 12 months
RHPERC Question whether answer to rhper was recoded post-interview from text answer
RHHRT Question whether ever taken hrt
RHHFY Question year first started hrt
RHHPS Question whether periods had stopped when first started hrt
RHHPY Question gap between last period and start of hrt
RHHNO Question whether currently taking hrt
RHHST Question year last took hrt
ROIMP Question whether anything else happened in life that wants to mention
ACCUR Question asked of interviewer interviewer: how accurate do you think the answers given by the respondent were?
ALONE Question asked of interviewer whether anyone helped answer questions
RCRELCH Question (derived) relationship to child
RCCHSEX Question (derived) child's sex
RCCHDYR Question (derived) child's year of birth
RPMARST Question (derived) marital status
RPYRMA Question (derived) year of marriage
RALOOP10 Question (derived) which accommodation loop respondent was in when aged 10
RASTLYR Question (derived) year started living in residence
RWAGELE Question (derived) age left full-time education
RWJSTYR Question (derived) year started job
Start of RC. Life History
 
DOBCHK

whether feed forward dob recorded correctly

WHETHER FEED FORWARD DOB RECORDED CORRECTLY
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If number of children at last wave was answered »
 
   
 
As CNT goes from 1 to number of children at last wave  »
 
     
   
RCCHC

whether child's details correct

OUR RECORDS SHOW THAT WHEN WE LAST INTERVIEWED YOU, YOU HAD A CHILD CALLED [______ OF CHILD], WHOSE DATE OF BIRTH WAS [______’S DATE OF BIRTH]. ARE THESE DETAILS CORRECT? INTERVIEWER: THIS MAY BE A NATURAL, ADOPTED, STEP OR FOSTER CHILD. IF THE NAME OR DATE OF BIRTH DOES NOT APPEAR, CODE
2 AND ENTER THE DETAILS OF THIS CHILD AT FOLLOWING QUESTIONS.
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If whether child's details correct = 1. Yes - Details correct or whether child's details correct = 2. No - Some details need changing »
 
       
     
RCALV

whether child is still alive

ASK OR CODE: IS THIS CHILD STILL ALIVE?
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If whether child's details correct = 2. No - Some details need changing »
 
       
     
RCSXC

whether child's sex correct

ASK OR CODE: [______ / WAS] [______ OF CHILD] [______ / FEMALE]?
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If whether child's sex correct = 2. No »
 
         
       
RCSXN

child's sex

ASK OR CODE: [______ / WAS] [______ OF CHILD] MALE OR FEMALE?
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RCDBC

whether child's date of birth correct

CAN I CHECK, [______ / WAS] [______ OF CHILD]'S DATE OF BIRTH [______’S DATE OF BIRTH]?
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If whether child's details correct = 1. Yes - Details correct or whether child's details correct = 2. No - Some details need changing »
 
       
     
RCRLC

whether confirms relationship to child

CAN I CHECK, is [NAME OF CHILD] YOUR natural son?
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If whether confirms relationship to child = 2. No »
 
         
       
RCREL

relationship to child

WHAT [______ / WAS] [______ OF CHILD]'S RELATIONSHIP TO YOU?
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If relationship to child = 2. Adopted son / daughter or ( FEED FWD RELATIONSHIP = 2 and whether confirms relationship to child = 1. Yes ) »
 
         
       
RCADY

year child adopted

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU ADOPT [______ OF CHILD]?
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RCLVF

whether present for most of child's childhood

DID [______ OF CHILD] LIVE WITH YOU FOR MOST OF [______ / HER] CHILDHOOD?
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If whether child is still alive = 2. No »
 
       
     
RCDYY

year of child's death

WHEN DID [______ OF CHILD] DIE? ENTER YEAR
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If sex of respondent = 2 female »
 
   
 
RCBTH

whether given birth to (other) child born alive

HAVE YOU EVER GIVEN BIRTH TO [______ / BLANK] BABY - EVEN ONE WHO ONLY LIVED FOR A SHORT TIME?
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If whether given birth to (other) child born alive = 1. Yes »
 
     
   
RCBNO

number of (other) children given birth to who were born alive

HOW MANY [______ / BLANK] CHILDREN HAVE YOU GIVEN BIRTH TO, INCLUDING ANY WHO LIVE ELSEWHERE AND ANY WHO HAVE DIED SINCE BIRTH?
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If sex of respondent = 1 male »
 
   
 
RCFAT

whether fathered (other) child born alive

HAVE YOU EVER FATHERED [______ / BLANK] CHILD - EVEN ONE WHO ONLY LIVED FOR A SHORT TIME?
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If whether fathered (other) child born alive = 1. Yes »
 
     
   
RCFNO

number of (other) children fathered who were born alive

HOW MANY (OTHER) CHILDREN HAVE YOU FATHERED, INCLUDING ANY WHO LIVE ELSEWHERE AND ANY WHO HAVE DIED SINCE BIRTH?
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If whether given birth to (other) child born alive = 1. Yes or whether fathered (other) child born alive = 1. Yes »
 
   
 
As CNT goes from 1 to RCNUMCHILDREN  »
 
     
   
RCYRS

year other natural child born

WHEN WAS [______ CHILD / THE [______ / SECOND / … / TWENTIETH] OF THESE [______ / BLANK] CHILDREN] BORN? ENTER YEAR
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RCSEX

sex of other child

ASK OR CODE: WAS / IS [______ OF NATURAL CHILD] MALE OR FEMALE?
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RCALI

whether other child still alive

ASK OR CODE: IS [______ OF NATURAL CHILD] STILL ALIVE?
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If whether other child still alive = 2. No »
 
       
     
RCNDY

other natural child's year of death

WHEN DID [______ OF NATURAL CHILD] DIE? ENTER YEAR
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RCLIV

whether present for most of other child's childhood

DID [______ OF NATURAL CHILD] LIVE WITH YOU FOR MOST OF [______ / HER] CHILDHOOD?
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RCADP

whether adopted any other children

[______ FROM THE ADOPTED CHILD YOU HAVE ALREADY TOLD ME ABOUT, HAVE / HAVE] YOU ADOPTED ANY [______ / BLANK] CHILDREN AS YOUR OWN?
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If whether adopted any other children = 1. Yes »
 
   
 
RCANO

number of other adopted children

HOW MANY [______ / BLANK] CHILDREN HAVE YOU ADOPTED?
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As CNT goes from 1 to number of other adopted children  »
 
     
   
RCADT

year adopted other child

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU ADOPT [______ / YOUR [______ / NEXT]] [______ / BLANK] CHILD?
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RCASX

sex of other adopted child

ASK OR CODE: WAS / IS [______ OF ADOPTED CHILD] MALE OR FEMALE?
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RCAYR

year other adopted child born

WHEN WAS [______ OF ADOPTED CHILD] BORN?
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RCAAL

whether other adopted child still alive

ASK OR CODE: IS [______ OF ADOPTED CHILD] STILL ALIVE?
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If whether other adopted child still alive = 2. No »
 
       
     
RCADD

other adopted child's year of death

WHEN DID [______ OF ADOPTED CHILD] DIE? ENTER YEAR
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RCALV

whether child is still alive

ASK OR CODE: IS THIS CHILD STILL ALIVE?
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If interview version = 3 or interview version = 6 »
 
   
 
RCFOST

whether ever fostered a child

HAVE YOU EVER FOSTERED A CHILD?
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RCFOYR

how many years fostered children for

ENTER NUMBER OF YEARS FOSTERED CHILDREN FOR.
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If sex of respondent = 2 female »
 
   
 
RCABT

whether had a child not born alive

HAVE YOU EVER HAD A CHILD THAT WAS NOT BORN ALIVE? INCLUDE ANY MISCARRIAGES, ABORTIONS OR STILLBIRTHS. PLEASE DO NOT INCLUDE ANY CHILDREN MENTIONED ALREADY.
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If whether had a child not born alive = 1. Yes »
 
     
   
RCDNO

number of miscarriages, stillbirths or abortions

HOW MANY SUCH PREGNANCIES DID YOU HAVE IN ALL?
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As CNT goes from 1 to number of miscarriages, stillbirths or abortions  »
 
       
     
RCMDT

year of miscarriage, stillbirth or abortion

IN WHAT YEAR DID [______ / YOUR FIRST SUCH / YOUR NEXT SUCH] PREGNANCY END?
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RCTIM

number of months pregnancy lasted

HOW MANY MONTHS DID THIS PREGNANCY LAST FOR? INTERVIEWER: IF LESS THAN ONE MONTH ENTER 1.
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RCEND

how pregnancy ended

DID IT END IN A MISCARRIAGE, A STILLBIRTH, OR AN ABORTION?
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RCALO

whether anyone else in the room during children module

INTERVIEWER: WAS THERE ANYONE OTHER THAN YOU AND THE RESPONDENT IN THE ROOM WHILE YOU WERE ASKING THE QUESTIONS ABOUT CHILDREN?
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RPINB

whether ever lived with someone as a couple or ever been married

INCLUDING SAME SEX PARTNERSHIPS, HAVE YOU EVER LIVED TOGETHER WITH SOMEONE [______ / BLANK] AS A COUPLE OR HAVE YOU EVER BEEN MARRIED?
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If whether ever lived with someone as a couple or ever been married = 1. Yes »
 
   
 
As CNT goes from 1 to 10  »
 
     
   
RPLIV

year started living with partner

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU FIRST START LIVING WITH [your FIRST / THIS] PARTNER?
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RPMAR

whether married when first cohabited

WERE YOU LEGALLY MARRIED TO [______'S NAME] WHEN YOU STARTED LIVING TOGETHER? INTERVIEWER: CODE YES IF COUPLE WERE IN A LEGALLY RECOGNISED CIVIL PARTNERSHIP.
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If whether married when first cohabited = 1. Yes »
 
       
     
RPCHK

whether got married and cohabited in same year

ASK OR CODE: DID YOU MARRY [______'S NAME] IN THE SAME YEAR THAT YOU STARTED LIVING TOGETHER ([______ STARTED LIVING TOGETHER])?
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If whether married when first cohabited = 2. No »
 
       
     
RPLTR

if married cohabiting partner at later date

DID YOU LEGALLY MARRY [______'S NAME] AT A LATER TIME? INTERVIEWER: CODE YES IF COUPLE WERE IN A LEGALLY RECOGNISED CIVIL PARTNERSHIP.
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If whether got married and cohabited in same year = 2. No or if married cohabiting partner at later date = 1. Yes »
 
       
     
RPMYR

year married partner

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU MARRY [______'S NAME]?
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If whether married when first cohabited = 1. Yes or if married cohabiting partner at later date = 1. Yes »
 
       
     
RPREL

type of marriage ceremony

CAN I CHECK, DID YOU GET MARRIED WITH A RELIGIOUS CEREMONY OF SOME KIND, OR AT A REGISTER OFFICE OR APPROVED PREMISES? INTERVIEWER: IF DID NOT MARRY WITH A RELIGIOUS CEREMONY OR AT A REGISTRY OFFICE OR APPROVED PREMISES THEN GO BACK AND CODE AS NOT BEING MARRIED
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RPSTL

whether still lives with partner

ASK OR CODE: ARE YOU STILL LIVING WITH [______'S NAME]?
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If whether still lives with partner = 2. No »
 
       
     
RPFIN

reason relationship ended

ASK OR CODE: WHY IS THIS? INTERVIEWER: CODE
1 FOR DISSOLUTION OF CIVIL PARTNERSHIP.
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If reason relationship ended = 1. Relationship breakdown (including divorce) »
 
         
       
RPDIY

year partner died

IN WHAT YEAR DID [______'S NAME] DIE?
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If reason relationship ended = 1. Relationship breakdown (including divorce) or reason relationship ended = 3. Partner moved into nursing or care home 95 Other reason »
 
         
       
RPEYR

year cohabitation ended

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU STOP LIVING WITH [______'S NAME]?
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If if married cohabiting partner at later date = 1. Yes and reason relationship ended = 1. Relationship breakdown (including divorce) »
 
         
       
RPDIV

whether divorced from partner

ASK OR CODE: DID YOU GET DIVORCED FROM [______'S NAME]?
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If whether divorced from partner = 1. Yes »
 
           
         
RPDYR

year divorced from partner

IN WHAT YEAR WERE YOU DIVORCED FROM [______'S NAME]?
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RPMOR

whether lived with or been married to another partner

HAVE YOU LIVED TOGETHER WITH SOMEONE ELSE AS A COUPLE OR BEEN MARRIED TO SOMEONE ELSE? INCLUDE SAME-SEX PARTNERSHIPS.
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RPNCA

whether been in long-term non-cohabiting relationship

NOW I WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU ABOUT ANY PARTNERS YOU MAY HAVE HAD WHO YOU HAVE NOT LIVED WITH. INCLUDING SAME-SEX PARTNERSHIPS, HAVE YOU EVER BEEN IN A LONG TERM RELATIONSHIP THAT WAS IMPORTANT TO YOU, WHERE YOUR PARTNER LIVED AT A DIFFERENT ADDRESS FROM YOU FOR MOST OF THE TIME?
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If whether been in long-term non-cohabiting relationship = 1. Yes »
 
   
 
As CNT goes from 1 to NUMBER NON-COHAB RELATIONSHIPS  »
 
     
   
RPNCB

year non-cohabiting relationship began

IN WHAT YEAR DID THIS RELATIONSHIP START?
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RPNCE

whether still in relationship with non-cohabiting partner

ARE YOU STILL IN A RELATIONSHIP WITH [______'S NAME]?
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If whether still in relationship with non-cohabiting partner = 2. No »
 
       
     
RPNCF

year non-cohabiting relationship ended

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH [______'S NAME] END?
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RPNCH

whether been in another long-term non-cohabiting relationship

HAVE YOU EVER BEEN IN ANOTHER LONG TERM RELATIONSHIP THAT WAS IMPORTANT TO YOU WHERE YOUR PARTNER LIVED AT A DIFFERENT ADDRESS THAN YOU FOR MOST OF THE TIME? INCLUDE SAME-SEX PARTNERSHIPS.
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RALIS

other residences

CAN I CHECK, HAVE YOU EVER EXPERIENCED ANY OF THE THINGS ON THIS CARD?
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RAAUK

whether resided outside of the uk for 6 months or more

HAVE YOU EVER LIVED OUTSIDE OF THE UK FOR 6 MONTHS OR MORE?
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As CNT goes from 1 to NUMBER RESIDENCES LIVED IN As 6 MONTHS OR MORE  »
 
   
 
If FIRST RESIDENCE »
 
     
   
RABOR

whether lived in first residence for more than 6 months

I'D LIKE TO ASK YOU ABOUT THE FIRST RESIDENCE YOU LIVED IN WHEN YOU WERE BORN. DID YOU LIVE THERE FOR MORE THAN SIX MONTHS?
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Else
 
     
   
RASTT

whether moved straight into next residence

DID YOU MOVE STRAIGHT INTO YOUR NEXT RESIDENCE AND STAY THERE FOR 6 MONTHS OR MORE?
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If ( RABOR = 2 or whether moved straight into next residence = 2. No ) or whether lived in first residence for more than 6 months = DONT_KNOW »
 
     
   
RASTB

year started living in accommodation if gap

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU START LIVING IN YOUR [______ / NEXT] RESIDENCE THAT YOU LIVED IN FOR SIX MONTHS OR MORE?
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If whether moved straight into next residence was not answered or whether lived in first residence for more than 6 months was not answered »
 
     
   
RAESS

estimated year started living in accommodation

INTERVIEWER: ASK RESPONDENT TO ESTIMATE THE YEAR THEY STARTED LIVING IN THIS NEXT RESIDENCE. IF CANNOT ESTIMATE, ASK FOR THE DECADE AND ENTER THE MID YEAR OF THIS DECADE - I.E. IF 1940S ENTER 1945.
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If whether moved straight into next residence = 2. No or whether lived in first residence for more than 6 months = 2. No »
 
     
   
RAGAP

reason for gap in residences

WHERE WERE YOU LIVING BETWEEN [______ AND THIS RESIDENCE / THESE TWO RESIDENCES / [______ WHEN MOVED OUT OF LAST RESIDENCE] AND [______ WHEN MOVED INTO THIS RESIDENCE]]?
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If reason for gap in residences = 95 »
 
       
     
RAGPO

other reason for gap in residencies

PLEASE ENTER OTHER ANSWER.
       
 
If whether moved straight into next residence = 1. Yes or whether moved straight into next residence = 2. No or whether moved straight into next residence was not answered »
 
     
   
If whether resided outside of the uk for 6 months or more = 1. Yes »
 
       
     
RABUK

whether this accommodation lived in was in uk

WAS THIS RESIDENCE (WHICH YOU STARTED LIVING AT IN [______ WHEN STARTED LIVING IN RESIDENCE] IN THE UK?
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RAOWN

tenure

IN WHICH OF THESE WAYS DID YOUR HOUSEHOLD OCCUPY THIS RESIDENCE (WHICH YOU STARTED LIVING AT IN [______ WHEN STARTED LIVING IN RESIDENCE])?
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If tenure = 4. Not a private residence - SPECIFY AT NEXT QUESTION »
 
       
     
RAPRI

type of non-private residence

WHAT TYPE OF RESIDENCE WAS THIS?
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RASTP

year stopped living in accommodation

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU STOP LIVING IN THIS RESIDENCE (WHICH YOU STARTED LIVING AT IN [______ WHEN STOPPED LIVING IN RESIDENCE])? INTERVIEWER: PLEASE CODE 9997 IF RESPONDENT STILL LIVES AT THIS ADDRESS.
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If year stopped living in accommodation was not answered »
 
       
     
RAEST

estimated year stopped living in accommodation

INTERVIEWER: ASK RESPONDENT TO ESTIMATE THE YEAR THEY STOPPED LIVING IN THIS RESIDENCE. IF CANNOT ESTIMATE, ASK FOR THE DECADE AND ENTER THE MID YEAR OF THIS DECADE - I.E. IF 1940S ENTER 1945.
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If TENURE OF HOUSE LIVING AT AGE TEN = OWN or RENT or SQUAT »
 
   
 
RAROO

number of bedrooms of residence lived in when aged 10

HOW MANY BEDROOMS DID YOUR HOUSEHOLD OCCUPY IN THIS RESIDENCE? ROOMS, DINING ROOMS OR ANY ROOMS YOUR HOUSEHOLD SUBLET.
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RAPEO

number of people lived in residence when aged 10

INCLUDING YOURSELF, HOW MANY PEOPLE LIVED IN YOUR HOUSEHOLD AT THIS RESIDENCE WHEN YOU WERE 10?
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RAREL

relationships of people lived with when aged 10

WHICH OF THE PEOPLE ON THIS CARD DID YOU LIVE WITH AT THIS RESIDENCE WHEN YOU WERE 10? INTERVIEWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
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RAFAC

accommodation facilities

DID THIS ACCOMMODATION HAVE ANY OF THE FEATURES ON THIS CARD WHEN YOU WERE AGED 10?
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RABKS

number of books in home when aged 10

ABOUT HOW MANY BOOKS WERE THERE IN THE PLACE YOU LIVED IN WHEN YOU WERE 10? DO NOT COUNT MAGAZINES, NEWSPAPERS, OR YOUR SCHOOL BOOKS.
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RADIV

whether when aged <16 parents ever permanently separated or divorced

NOW I WOULD LIKE TO ASK YOU A FEW QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR PARENTS. DID YOUR PARENTS PERMANENTLY SEPARATE OR DIVORCE BEFORE YOU WERE 16? ADD IF NECESSARY: BY PARENTS, I MEAN YOUR NATURAL OR ADOPTIVE PARENTS.
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RAMOT

whether when aged <16 ever separated from mother for 6 months or more

WERE YOU EVER SEPARATED FROM YOUR MOTHER FOR 6 MONTHS OR LONGER BEFORE YOU WERE 16?
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If whether when aged <16 ever separated from mother for 6 months or more = 1. Yes »
 
   
 
RAMOA

year first separated from mother for 6 months or more when aged <16

IN WHAT YEAR WERE YOU FIRST SEPARATED FROM YOUR MOTHER FOR AT LEAST 6 MONTHS?
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RAMOY

reason why separated from mother

WHY DID THIS SEPARATION HAPPEN?
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RAPAR

year stopped living with parents

ASK OR CODE: CAN I JUST CHECK, IN WHICH YEAR DID YOU STOP LIVING WITH YOUR PARENT(S) (OR GUARDIANS) TO LIVE ON YOUR OWN OR ESTABLISH YOUR OWN HOME?
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If age finished education = 4 at 15 or age finished education = 5 at 16 or age finished education = 6 at 17 or age finished education = 7 at 18 »
 
   
 
RWFTC

whether confirms feedforward details on when finished full time education

OUR RECORDS SHOW THAT YOU FINISHED CONTINUOUS FULL-TIME EDUCATION AT SCHOOL OR COLLEGE WHEN YOU WERE [______ / 16 / 17 / 18]. IS THIS CORRECT?
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If age finished education = 2 never went to school »
 
   
 
RWFTN

whether confirms feedforward details indicating never in full-time education

OUR RECORDS SHOW THAT YOU WERE NEVER IN FULL-TIME EDUCATION AT SCHOOL OR COLLEGE. IS THIS CORRECT?
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If whether confirms feedforward details on when finished full time education = 2. No or whether confirms feedforward details indicating never in full-time education = 2. No or FFTEAG = 1 or age finished education = 3 14 or under or age finished education = 8 19 or over »
 
   
 
RWFTE

exact age finished education

AT WHAT AGE DID YOU FINISH CONTINUOUS FULL-TIME EDUCATION AT SCHOOL OR COLLEGE? INTERVIEWER: PLEASE ENTER
0 IF RESPONDENT NEVER WENT TO SCHOOL.
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If exact age finished education = 0 or whether confirms feedforward details indicating never in full-time education = 1. Yes »
 
     
   
RWNED

situation at age 14 - if never had full time education

WHICH OF THESE DESCRIBES THE SITUATION YOU WERE IN AT AGE 14?
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RWEVW

whether ever done any paid work which lasted for a period of 6 months or more

HAVE YOU EVER DONE ANY PAID WORK WHICH LASTED FOR A PERIOD OF 6 MONTHS OR MORE?
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If whether ever done any paid work which lasted for a period of 6 months or more = 1. Yes and ( RWFTN = 2 or exact age finished education > 0 or whether confirms feedforward details on when finished full time education = 1. Yes) »
 
   
 
RWJSA

time period between leaving full-time education and starting first job

DID YOU START YOUR FIRST PAID JOB WHICH LASTED FOR 6 MONTHS OR MORE STRAIGHT AFTER YOU LEFT FULL-TIME EDUCATION OR WAS THERE MORE THAN A 3-MONTH GAP? ADD IF NECESSARY: AS BEFORE, IF YOUR FIRST JOB WAS ONE OF A SERIES OF SIMILAR SHORT- TERM JOBS FOR DIFFERENT EMPLOYERS THEN PLEASE COUNT THESE AS
1 JOB AND TELL ME WHEN YOU STARTED THE FIRST OF THESE SIMILAR SHORT-TERM JOBS.
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If time period between leaving full-time education and starting first job = 2. Had a gap of 3 MONTHS OR MORE before starting first job or whether ever done any paid work which lasted for a period of 6 months or more = 2. No »
 
   
 
RWSTF

situation between ft education and 1st job

WHICH OF THESE DESCRIBES THE SITUATION YOU WERE IN STRAIGHT AFTER YOU LEFT CONTINUOUS FULL-TIME EDUCATION [______ YOU STARTED YOUR FIRST JOB]?
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If whether ever done any paid work which lasted for a period of 6 months or more = 2. No »
 
   
 
As CNT goes from 1 to NUMBER OF SITUATIONS THROUGHOUT LIFE
 
     
   
RWNWA

whether non-working situation has changed since left school

HAS YOUR SITUATION EVER CHANGED SINCE THEN?
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If whether non-working situation has changed since left school = 1. Yes »
 
       
     
RWNWB

year that non-working situation changed

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOUR SITUATION CHANGE?
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RWNWC

non-working situation changed to

WHICH OF THESE DESCRIBES THE SITUATION YOU CHANGED TO?
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If whether ever done any paid work which lasted for a period of 6 months or more = 1. Yes »
 
   
 
As CNT goes from 1 to NUMBER JOBS LASTING >=6MO  »
 
     
   
If ( FIRST_JOB and RWJSA = 2 or RWJSA = 3 or RWFTN = 1 or RWFTE = 0 ) or ( NOT_FIRST_JOB and (time period until started next job = 2. Had a gap of 3 MONTHS OR MORE before starting next job or time period until started next job = 3. Started next job BEFORE this job ended or if any more jobs to enter = 1. Yes ) )THEN
 
       
     
RWJSY

year started job

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU START YOUR [______ / NEXT] PAID JOB WHICH LASTED FOR 6 MONTHS OR MORE? ADD IF NECESSARY: AS BEFORE, IF THIS JOB WAS ONE OF A SERIES OF SIMILAR SHORT -TERM JOBS FOR DIFFERENT EMPLOYERS PLEASE COUNT THESE AS
1 JOB AND TELL ME WHEN YOU STARTED DOING THE FIRST OF THESE SIMILAR SHORT-TERM JOBS.
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RWSE

employee or self employed

WERE YOU AN EMPLOYEE OR SELF-EMPLOYED IN THIS JOB?
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RWFT

full or part time

DID YOU WORK FULL-TIME OR PART-TIME OR A COMBINATION OF BOTH IN THIS JOB? INTERVIEWER: IF UNSURE, ENTER PART-TIME IF THEY WERE CLASSIFIED AS SUCH BY THEIR EMPLOYER.
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If full or part time = 3. Changed from full-time to part-time »
 
       
     
RWFTP

when switched from full-time to part-time

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU SWITCH FROM WORKING FULL-TIME TO PART-TIME IN THIS JOB?
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If full or part time = 4. Changed from part-time to full-time »
 
       
     
RWPTF

when switched from part-time to full-time

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU SWITCH FROM WORKING PART-TIME TO FULL-TIME IN THIS JOB?
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If employee or self employed = 1. Employee »
 
       
     
RWS

starting income - period payment covered

CAN YOU TELL ME (APPROXIMATELY) HOW MUCH YOU WERE PAID WHEN YOU STARTED DOING THIS JOB? IF YOU WORKED PART-TIME, PLEASE TELL ME THE ACTUAL AMOUNT THAT YOU WERE PAID, NOT THE FULL-TIME EQUIVALENT. INTERVIEWER: RESPONDENT CAN REPORT THIS BEFORE OR AFTER TAX. IF RESPONDENT ASKS, THEY SHOULD REPORT THE ACTUAL AMOUNT THEY RECEIVED AT THE TIME, NOT THE AMOUNT THEY GOT IN TODAY'S PRICES. ENTER THE PERIOD THE PAYMENT COVERED AT THIS QUESTION
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If starting income - period payment covered was answered »
 
         
       
RWSM

starting income - old or new money

ENTER WHETHER RESPONDENT REPORTING IN OLD MONEY OR NEW MONEY. (THE CHANGE TO NEW MONEY HAPPENED IN 1971).
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If starting income - old or new money = 1. New English »
 
           
         
RWSAN

starting income - amount in new money

ENTER AMOUNT IN POUND (ROUND TO NEAREST POUND)
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If starting income - old or new money = 2. Old English (pounds, shillings and pence) »
 
           
         
RWSAP

starting income - amount in old money: pounds

ENTER NUMBER OF POUNDS AT THIS QUESTION
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RWSAS

starting income - amount in old money: shillings

ENTER NUMBER OF SHILLINGS AT THIS QUESTION
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RWSAD

starting income - amount in old money: pence

ENTER NUMBER OF PENCE AT THIS QUESTION
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If starting income - amount in new money was answered or starting income - amount in old money: pounds was answered or starting income - amount in old money: shillings was answered or starting income - amount in old money: pence was answered »
 
           
         
RWSGN

starting income - amount reported before or after tax

WAS THAT BEFORE OR AFTER TAX?
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RWEDY

year job ended

IN WHAT YEAR DID YOU STOP DOING THAT JOB? ADD IF NECESSARY: AS BEFORE, IF THIS JOB WAS ONE OF A SERIES OF SIMILAR SHORT- TERM JOBS FOR DIFFERENT EMPLOYERS PLEASE COUNT THESE AS
1 JOB AND TELL ME WHEN YOU STOPPED DOING THE LAST OF THESE SIMILAR SHORT-TERM JOBS. INTERVIEWER: IN GENERAL YOU SHOULD CODE WHEN THE RESPONDENT CHANGED EMPLOYER, ALTHOUGH YOU CAN COUNT A CHANGE IN ROLES FOR THE SAME EMPLOYER IF THE RESPONDENT WISHES.
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If year job ended = 1850-9996 »
 
       
     
RWNX

time period until started next job

DID YOU START YOUR NEXT JOB STRAIGHT AFTER LEAVING THIS JOB OR WAS THERE MORE THAN A 3-MONTH GAP?
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If time period until started next job = 2. Had a gap of 3 MONTHS OR MORE before starting next job »
 
         
       
RWST

situation before started next job

WHICH OF THESE DESCRIBES THE SITUATION(S) YOU WERE IN DURING THE TIME BEFORE YOU STARTED YOUR NEXT JOB.
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If time period until started next job = 4. This was respondent's LAST PAID JOB »
 
         
       
RWSFF

situation after left last job

WHICH OF THESE DESCRIBES THE SITUATION(S) YOU WERE IN AFTER YOU LEFT YOUR LAST JOB?
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If year job ended = 9996 »
 
       
     
RWANO

if any more jobs to enter

INTERVIEWER: DO YOU WANT TO ENTER ANY MORE JOBS FOR THIS RESPONDENT?
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RWLJO

which job was last job of main career

WHICH OF THE JOBS YOU HAVE TOLD ME ABOUT WAS THE FINAL JOB OF YOUR MAIN CAREER OR OCCUPATION? INTERVIEWER, IF NECESSARY EXPLAIN: 'BY THIS WE MEAN THE LAST JOB IN THE CAREER OR OCCUPATION THAT TOOK UP MOST OF YOUR WORKING LIFE AND WAS THE BASIS FOR YOUR PRIVATE PENSION IF YOU HAD ONE, EVEN THOUGH YOU MIGHT HAVE HAD OTHER JOBS AFTERWARDS'. INTERVIEWER, IF RESPONDENT IS STILL WORKING IN THEIR MAIN CAREER OR OCCUPATION, CODE THEIR LATEST JOB IN THIS CAREER OR OCCUPATION.
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If employee or self employed = 1. Employee RELATED TO JOB CODED RWLJO »
 
     
   
RWSF

final income - period payment covered

CAN YOU TELL ME (APPROXIMATELY) HOW MUCH YOU WERE BEING PAID AT THE END OF THIS JOB? CODE PERIOD COVERED INTERVIEWER, IF RESPONDENT IS STILL WORKING IN THIS JOB, ENTER CURRENT SALARY. INTERVIEWER: RESPONDENT CAN ANSWER BEFORE OR AFTER TAX. THEY RECEIVED AT THE TIME, NOT THE AMOUNT THEY GOT IN TODAY'S PRICES.
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If final income - period payment covered was answered »
 
       
     
RWSFM

final income - old or new money

ENTER WHETHER RESPONDENT REPORTING IN OLD MONEY OR NEW MONEY
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If final income - old or new money = 1. New English »
 
         
       
RWSFN

final income - amount in new money

ENTER AMOUNT IN POUND (ROUND TO NEAREST POUND)
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If final income - old or new money = 2. Old English (pounds, shillings and pence) »
 
         
       
RWSFP

final income - amount in old money: pounds

ENTER NUMBER OF POUNDS AT THIS QUESTION
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RWSFS

final income - amount in old money: shillings

ENTER NUMBER OF SHILLINGS AT THIS QUESTION
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RWSFD

final income - amount in old money: pence

ENTER NUMBER OF PENCE AT THIS QUESTION
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If final income - amount in new money was answered or final income - amount in old money: pounds was answered or final income - amount in old money: shillings was answered or final income - amount in old money: pence was answered »
 
         
       
RWSFG

final income - amount reported before or after tax

WAS THAT BEFORE OR AFTER TAX?
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RWILL

whether ever left job due to ill health or disability

HAVE YOU EVER LEFT A JOB BECAUSE OF ILL HEALTH OR DISABILITY?
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If whether ever left job due to ill health or disability = 1. Yes »
 
     
   
RWILX

which jobs left due to ill health or disability

WHICH JOBS DID YOU LEAVE BECAUSE OF ILL HEALTH OR DISABILITY? INTERVIEWER: READ OUT AND CODE ALL THAT APPLY
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RWBUS

whether ever left job due to company closing down

HAVE YOU EVER LEFT A JOB BECAUSE THE COMPANY YOU WERE WORKING FOR WENT OUT OF BUSINESS OR THE SITE CLOSED DOWN?
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If whether ever left job due to company closing down = 1. Yes »
 
     
   
RWBUX

which jobs left due to company closing down

WHICH JOBS DID YOU LEAVE BECAUSE THE COMPANY YOU WERE WORKING FOR WENT OUT OF BUSINESS OR THE SITE CLOSED DOWN? INTERVIEWER: READ OUT AND CODE ALL THAT APPLY
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RHINJ

whether ever had physical injury which had permanent effect on daily life

HAVE YOU EVER RECEIVED A PHYSICAL INJURY THAT HAS LED TO ANY PERMANENT HANDICAP, DISABILITY OR LIMITATIONS IN WHAT YOU CAN DO IN DAILY LIFE?
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If whether ever had physical injury which had permanent effect on daily life = 1. Yes »
 
   
 
RHINA

year received injury which had permanent effect on daily life

WHEN DID YOU RECEIVE THIS INJURY? INTERVIEWER: IF RESPONDENT HAD MORE THAN ONE INJURY, PLEASE ASK WHEN THE FIRST INJURY WAS RECEIVED. ENTER YEAR
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RHCIA

self-reported health during childhood

WOULD YOU SAY THAT YOUR HEALTH DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD WAS EXCELLENT, VERY GOOD, GOOD, FAIR, OR POOR?
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RHCIB

if missed school for over a month due to health as a child

AGAIN THINKING ABOUT YOUR HEALTH DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD, THAT IS FROM WHEN YOU WERE BORN UP TO AND INCLUDING AGE 15, BECAUSE OF A HEALTH CONDITION,...DID YOU EVER MISS SCHOOL FOR ONE MONTH OR MORE?
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RHCIC

if physical activites restricted for over three months by health as a child

(DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD, BECAUSE OF A HEALTH CONDITION,)...WERE YOUR SPORTS OR PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES EVER RESTRICTED FOR THREE MONTHS OR MORE?
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RHCID

if confined to bed for over a month due to health as a child

(DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD, BECAUSE OF A HEALTH CONDITION,)...WERE YOU EVER CONFINED TO BED OR HOME FOR ONE MONTH OR MORE?
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RHCIE

if in hospital for more than a month due to health as a child

(DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD, BECAUSE OF A HEALTH CONDITION,)...WERE YOU EVER IN HOSPITAL FOR ONE MONTH OR MORE?
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If if in hospital for more than a month due to health as a child = 2. No »
 
   
 
RHCIF

if had more than 3 inpatient stays in one year as a child

AGAIN THINKING ABOUT YOUR HEALTH DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD, THAT IS FROM WHEN YOU WERE BORN UP TO AND INCLUDING AGE 15, DID YOU EVER STAY IN HOSPITAL MORE THAN THREE TIMES WITHIN A 12-MONTH PERIOD?
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RHCIG

condition that caused health problems as a child

DID YOU HAVE ANY OF THE HEALTH CONDITIONS ON THIS CARD DURING YOUR CHILDHOOD (THAT IS FROM WHEN YOU WERE BORN UP TO AND INCLUDING AGE 15)? CODE ALL THAT APPLY
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 1. Infectious disease (e.g. measles, chickenpox, mumps, polio, TB) »
 
   
 
RHCCYA

year first experienced an infectious disease

WHEN DID YOU FIRST HAVE AN INFECTIOUS DISEASE? ENTER YEAR
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 2. Broken bones, fractures »
 
   
 
RHCCYB

year first experienced a broken bone or fracture

WHEN DID YOU FIRST HAVE A BROKEN BONE OR FRACTURE? ENTER YEAR
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 3. Asthma »
 
   
 
RHCCYC

year first experienced asthma

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE ASTHMA? ENTER YEAR
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 4. Allergies other than asthma (e.g. food intolerance, hay fever) »
 
   
 
RHCCYD

year first experienced allergies other than asthma

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE ALLERGIES OTHER THAN ASTHMA? ENTER YEAR
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 5. Respiratory problems other than asthma (e.g. bronchitis) »
 
   
 
RHCCYE

year first experienced respiratory problems other than asthma

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS OTHER THAN ASTHMA? ENTER YEAR
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RHCCLE

whether respiratory problems lasted more than a year

DID THESE RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS OTHER THAN ASTHMA LAST OR REOCCUR OVER A PERIOD OF AT LEAST A YEAR?
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 6. Chronic ear problems »
 
   
 
RHCCYF

year first experienced chronic ear problems

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE CHRONIC EAR PROBLEMS? ENTER YEAR
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RHCCLF

whether chronic ear problems lasted more than a year

DID THESE CHRONIC EAR PROBLEMS LAST OR REOCCUR OVER A PERIOD OF AT LEAST A YEAR?
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 7. Severe headaches or migraines »
 
   
 
RHCCYG

year first experienced severe headaches or migraines

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE SEVERE HEADACHES OR MIGRAINES? ENTER YEAR
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RHCCLG

whether severe headaches or migraines lasted more than a year

DID THESE SEVERE HEADACHES OR MIGRAINES LAST OR REOCCUR OVER A PERIOD OF AT LEAST A YEAR?
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 8. Epilepsy, fits or seizures »
 
   
 
RHCCYH

year first experienced epilepsy, fits or seizures

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE EPILEPSY, FITS OR SEIZURES? ENTER YEAR
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RHCCLH

whether epilepsy, fits or seizures lasted more than a year

DID THE EPILEPSY, FITS OR SEIZURES LAST OR REOCCUR OVER A PERIOD OF AT LEAST A YEAR?
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 9. Emotional, nervous, or psychiatric problem  »
 
   
 
RHCCYJ

year first experienced emotional/nervous/psychiatric problems

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE EMOTIONAL, NERVOUS, OR PSYCHIATRIC PROBLEMS? ENTER YEAR
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RHCCLJ

whether emotional/nervous/psychiatric problems lasted more than a year

DID THESE EMOTIONAL, NERVOUS OR PSYCHIATRIC PROBLEMS LAST OR REOCCUR OVER A PERIOD OF AT LEAST A YEAR?
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 10. Appendicitis  »
 
   
 
RHCCYK

year first experienced appendicitis

WHEN DID YOU (FIRST) EXPERIENCE APPENDICITIS? ENTER YEAR
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 11. Childhood diabetes or high blood sugar  »
 
   
 
RHCCYL

year first experienced childhood diabetes or high blood sugar

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE CHILDHOOD DIABETES OR HIGH BLOOD SUGAR? ENTER YEAR
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 12. Heart trouble  »
 
   
 
RHCCYM

year first experienced heart trouble

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE HEART TROUBLE? ENTER YEAR
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 13. Leukaemia or lymphoma  »
 
   
 
RHCCYN

year first experienced leukaemia or lymphoma

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE LEUKAEMIA OR LYMPHOMA? ENTER YEAR
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 14. Cancer or malignant tumour (excluding minor skin cancers)  »
 
   
 
RHCCYP

year first experienced cancer or had a malignant tumour

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE CANCER OR HAVE A MALIGNANT TUMOUR? ENTER YEAR
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If condition that caused health problems as a child = 95. Other serious health condition (please specify)  »
 
   
 
RHCCYQ

year first experienced other serious health condition

WHEN DID YOU FIRST EXPERIENCE THIS OTHER SERIOUS HEALTH CONDITION? ENTER YEAR
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RHPBB

number of periods of ill health age 16+

(APART FROM ANY INJURIES YOU'VE ALREADY TOLD US ABOUT TODAY,) AS AN ADULT, HOW MANY PERIODS OF ILL HEALTH OR DISABILITY HAVE YOU HAD THAT LASTED FOR MORE THAN A YEAR?
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If number of periods of ill health age 16+ = 1. One or number of periods of ill health age 16+ = 2. Two or number of periods of ill health age 16+ = 3. Three or number of periods of ill health age 16+ = 4. More than three or number of periods of ill health age 16+ = 5. Have been ill or with disabilities for all or most of my life »
 
   
 
RHPBC

reasons for ill health age 16+

WHICH CONDITIONS ON THIS CARD, IF ANY, ACCOUNTED FOR OF ILL HEALTH OR DISABILITY (THAT YOU HAD AS AN ADULT)? INTERVIEWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
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RHPBX

reasons for ill health age 16+ (continued)

HERE IS A SECOND LIST OF HEALTH CONDITIONS. WHICH CONDITIONS ON THIS CARD, IF ANY, ACCOUNTED FOR OF ILL HEALTH OR DISABILITY (THAT YOU HAD AS AN ADULT)? INTERVIEWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
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RHPBD

ages when had periods of ill health or disability

HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU HAD [______ PERIOD / THESE PERIODS] OF ILL HEALTH OR DISABILITY? INTERVIEWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
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If number of periods of ill health age 16+ = 1. One or number of periods of ill health age 16+ = 2. Two or number of periods of ill health age 16+ = 3. Three or number of periods of ill health age 16+ = 4. More than three or number of periods of ill health age 16+ = 5. Have been ill or with disabilities for all or most of my life or whether ever had physical injury which had permanent effect on daily life = 1. Yes »
 
   
 
RHPBE

long-term effects of injury, ill health/disability

WHAT LONG-TERM EFFECTS, IF ANY, HAS, INJURY, ILL HEALTH OR DISABILITY HAD ON YOUR LIFE? INTERVIEWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
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RHSMK

whether ever smoked cigarettes