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STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL
1989
NATIONAL SURVEY OF HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENT
(Medical Research Council)

Address (if different from above)

Generic text

Postcode

Generic text

Nurse's Name

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Date of Interview

Generic date

Interview starting time

Generic time

Can you remember when you were last interviewed for the National Survey? What year was that?

Generic date

Can you remember when you were last interviewed for the National Survey? And the month?

Month of year

Do you remember which day of the week it was? (Have a guess)

1
Sunday
2
Monday
3
Tuesday
4
Wednesday
5
Thursday
6
Friday
7
Saturday

(Did anyone else at the interview help answer these questions?)

1
Yes
0
No
I'D LIKE TO BEGIN BY ASKING YOU SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR HOUSEHOLD

How many people live in this household, including you? (Give details below, beginning with survey member)

How many

How many people live in this household, including you? (Give details below, beginning with survey member) Name

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How many people live in this household, including you? (Give details below, beginning with survey member) Sex

1
Male
2
Female

How many people live in this household, including you? (Give details below, beginning with survey member) Date of birth

Date of birth

Who else lives in this household? How is he/she related to you? Name

Generic text

Who else lives in this household? How is he/she related to you? Relationship to Survey Member

1
Spouse
2
Partner
8
No spouse or partner

Who else lives in this household? How is he/she related to you? Sex

1
Male
2
Female

Who else lives in this household? How is he/she related to you? Date of birth Age

Age
_relation < 7

Who else lives in this household? How is he/she related to you? Name

Generic text

Who else lives in this household? How is he/she related to you? Relationship to Survey Member

3
Parent or parent-in-law
4
Child (incl step, foster or adopted)
5
Son or daughter-in-law
6
Other relation (Specify ... )
7
Other non-relation (Specify ... )
Other

Who else lives in this household? How is he/she related to you? Sex

1
Male
2
Female

Who else lives in this household? How is he/she related to you? Date of birth Age

Age
Ask all who are not living with a spouse. If living with spouse go to (b)
qc_2_b_ii != 1

Have you ever been married?

1
Yes
0
No

So I can just check: are you currently

0
Single (never married)
1
Married
2
Widowed
3
Separated
4
Divorced
If Married, Widowed, Separated or Divorced to question 3b go to 4
qc_3_b == 1 || qc_3_b == 2 || qc_3_b == 3 || qc_3_b == 4
Else

Have you ever lived with a partner for more than one year?

1
Yes
0
No
If Married, Widowed, Separated or Divorced to question 3b go to 4
qc_3_b == 1 || qc_3_b == 2 || qc_3_b == 3 || qc_3_b == 4

Is/was this your first marriage?

1
Yes, first marriage
2
No, second marriage
3
No, third or subsequent
If not visited in 1982 go to 5(b)
qc_1_a_i != '82'
Else

Since we last visited in 1982, when you were 36 years old, have you been married, remarried, separated, divorced or widowed?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 5a go to 6
qc_5_a == 6
Else
Now I would like to ask you some questions about your dates of marriage.
If visited in 1982 start history from marriage before 1982
_marriagehistory < 4

When were you married?

Generic date

Has/had your husband/wife been married before?

1
Yes
0
No

How did this marriage end?

0
Not ended
1
Death
2
Divorce
3
Separation
If divorced or separated ask
qc_5_d == 2 || qc_5_d == 3

When did you stop living together?

Generic date
If widowed ask
qc_5_d == 1

When did your husband/wife die?

Date of death

Did you remarry?

1
Yes
0
No
Ask all who currently have a spouse or partner. If no spouse or partner go to 8
qc_2_b_ii == 1 || qc_2_b_ii == 2 || qc_3_b == 1

What is the date of birth of your spouse/partner? Month … Year … or age in years

Date of birth
Age

What qualifications has he/she obtained?

0
No qualifications obtained
1
CSE grades 2-5; GCE 'O' level grades D-E; GCSE grades D-G; Scottish (SCE) standard or 'O' grade levels 4-7
2
CSE grade 1; GCE 'O' levels grades 1-6 or A-C; GCSE grades A-C; Scottish (SCE) standard or 'O' grade levels 1-3;School certificate; City and Guilds Craft/ordinary level
3
GCE 'A' level/'S' level; Higher certificate; Matriculation; Scottish (SCE) Higher
4
Overseas School Leaving Exam/Certificate
5
ONC/OND/City and Guilds Advanced/Final level
6
HNC/HND/City and Guilds Full Technological Certificate
7
RSA/Other clerical and commercial
8
Teachers' training certificate
9
Nursing qualification
10
Professional qualification, awarded by professional institute
11
Degree or higher degree
12
Other work-related certificates
13
Other (specify)
Other

Is he/she now?

1
In full-time (30 hrs p.w. or more) paid work
2
In part-time paid work
3
Not employed and seriously wanting paid work
4
Not employed and not seriously wanting paid work
If In full-time (30 hrs p.w. or more) paid work or In part-time paid work to question 7a go to (c)
qc_7a == 1 || qc_7a == 2
Else

Has he/she ever had a paid job?

1
Yes
0
No
If In full-time (30 hrs p.w. or more) paid work or In part-time paid work to question 7a or Yes to question 7b go to (c)
qc_7_a == 1 || qc_7_a == 2 || qc_7_b == 1

Can you describe his/her most recent job

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What does/did his/her firm do?

Generic text

Is/was he/she

7
an employee: not supervising others
6
an employee: foreman, supervisor or chargehand
5
an employee: manager in a firm employing 24 or fewer
4
an employee: in a firm employing 25 or more
3
self-employed: with no employees except family members
2
self-employed: with up to 24 employees
1
self-employed: with 25 or more employees
9
Unknown
If spouse/partner not in paid work or if No to question 7b ask (f) and (g)
qc_7_a == 3 || qc_7_a == 4 || qc_7_b == 0

Is your spouse/partner not in paid work because of ill health?

0
No
1
Yes (specify ... )
Generic text

What is your spouse/partner's current occupation?

1
A student or on a training course
2
Looking after the home
3
No occupation
4
Other (specify)
Other
Ask all who were not visited in 1982. If visited in 1982 go to 9
qc_1_a_i != '82'

Have you ever had any children?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 8a go to 11
qc_8_a == 0
Else

How many children have you had altogether? (Live births only)

How many
_children < && (_children <= qc_8_b) && (_children <= 5)

What is this child called?

Generic text

Is (name) a boy or girl?

1
Boy
2
Girl

When was he/she born?

Date of birth
Ask all who were visited in 1982
qc_1_a_i == '82'

Have you had any children born since January 1982?

1
Yes
2
No
If No to question 9a go to 10
qc_9_a == 2
Else
_children < 5 &&

What is this child called?

Generic text

Is (name) a boy or girl?

1
Boy
2
Girl

When was he/she born?

Date of birth
Ask those who have ever had children. If no children go to 11
_children < 5 &&

Now I'd like to ask about all your children Name

Generic text

Now I'd like to ask about all your children Year of birth

Date of birth

Now I'd like to ask about all your children Is he/she still alive?

1
Yes
0
No
If Yes to question 10c go to (e)
qc_10_c == 1
Else

Now I'd like to ask about all your children When did he/she die?

Date of death

Now I'd like to ask about all your children Where does he/she live now?

0
In this household
1
With other parent
2
With other relation
3
Adopted/fostered
4
With his/her spouse/partner
5
With a friend or alone
6
Institution (specify...)
9
Unknown
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Now I'd like to ask about all your children What does he/she do?

0
Preschool
1
School
2
University/Poly/College
3
Employed
4
Unemployed
9
Unknown

Now I'd like to ask about all your children Does he/she have any serious or longterm illness or handicap? Specify

1
No
2
Yes
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Now I'd like to ask about all your children What kind of primary school does/did he/she go to?

1
State
2
Independent
3
Both
8
Not applicable

Now I'd like to ask about all your children What kind of secondary schools does/did he/she go to?

1
State grammar (selective)
2
State (not selective)
3
Independent
4
State and Independent
8
Not applicable

Do any of your children have children of their own?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 10j go to (l)
qc_10_j == 0
Else

When was the first one born?

Date of birth
Ask (l), (m) and (n) only about survey member's first born child

Does he/she have any educational or training qualifications?

0
No qualifications obtained
1
CSE grades 2-5; GCE 'O' level grades D-E; GCSE grades D-G; Scottish (SCE) standard or 'O' grade levels 4-7
2
CSE grade 1; GCE 'O' level grades 1-6 or A-C GCSE grades; A-C Scottish (SCE) standard or 'O' grade levels 1-3; City and Guilds Craft/Ordinary level
3
GCE 'A' level/'S' level; Scottish (SCE) Higher
4
Overseas School Leaving Exam/Certificate
5
ONC/OND/City and Guilds Advanced/Final level
6
HNC/HND/City and Guilds Full Technological Certificate
7
RSA/Other clerical and commercial
8
Teachers' training certificate
9
Nursing qualification
10
Professional qualification, awarded by professional institute
11
Degree or higher degree
12
Other work-related certificates
13
Other (specify ... )
Other

Has he/she married?

1
Yes
0
No

How old was (name) when he/she first married? ... years

Age
NOW MAY I ASK YOU SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR ACCOMMODATION?

Do you live in a

0
whole house or bungalow
1
self-contained, unfurnished flat or maisonette
2
self-contained, furnished flat or maisonette
3
unfurnished flat (not self-contained)
4
furnished flat (not self-contained)
5
lodging house or hostel
6
institution
7
Other, namely
Other

Who owns it?

0
Owns it or is buying it
1
Renting it from the Council
2
Renting it from a relative
3
Renting it from a private landlord
4
Renting it from a housing association
5
Other, namely
Other

How many rooms do you have - first of all how many bedrooms?

How many

How many rooms do you have - first of all how many living rooms?

How many

How many rooms do you have - first of all total

How many

Do you have running hot water (or do you have to heat it specially?) Describe method of heating if hot water not on tap

1
Yes
0
No
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How do you heat your home? Is it

1
fully centrally heated
2
partially centrally heated
3
heated with night storage heaters
4
gas fires
5
open fires
6
Other, specify
Other

Is any part of your accommodation damp?

1
Yes, living room(s)
2
Yes, bedroom(s)
4
Yes, other room(s)
0
No, no dampness

Have there been any other particular problems with your accommodation over the last year?

0
No
2
Yes, serious problems
1
Yes, some problems
If Yes, serious problems or Yes, some problems to question 13e
qc_13_e == 2 || qc_13_e == 1

Please specify

Generic text

How do you feel about living in this district? Would you say that you are

7
very satisfied
6
satisfied
5
fairly satisfied
4
neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
3
somewhat dissatisfied
2
dissatisfied
1
very dissatisfied

And how do you feel about your present accommodation?

7
very satisfied
6
satisfied
5
fairly satisfied
4
neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
3
somewhat dissatisfied
2
dissatisfied
1
very dissatisfied

Looking back, how satisfied are you with what you have accomplished in your home and family life?

7
very satisfied
6
satisfied
5
fairly satisfied
4
neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
3
somewhat dissatisfied
2
dissatisfied
1
very dissatisfied

Do you feel that you have achieved all you are likely to in your home and family life or do you have further ambitions for the future? Have you

3
much more to achieve
2
something more to achieve
1
nothing more to achieve
Ask all who were not interviewed in 1982
qc_1_a_i != '82'

Have you ever lived abroad (i.e. outside England, Wales or Scotland) for longer than a year?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 16a go to 17
qc_16_a == 0
Else
_abroad < 4

Which countries did you go to?

Generic text

When did you go?

Generic date

When did you return?

Generic date

Why did you make this trip?

0
With parents as a child
2
Working abroad
3
With forces
4
With spouse/partner who was working
5
For pleasure
7
Other (specify ... )
Other
NOW I'D LIKE TO ASK YOU SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT HEALTH

The last time you told us about being a patient in hospital was in ... Have you been a patient in hospital for at least one night since then?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 17a go to 18
qc_17_a == 0
Else

How many times have you been in hospital since then?

How many
(_admission <= qc_17_b) && (_admission <= 6)

Begin with admission following our last record and work forward to the present time, in chronological order. Name of Hospital and Town

Generic text

Begin with admission following our last record and work forward to the present time, in chronological order. Were you an NHS patient

1
Yes
0
No

Begin with admission following our last record and work forward to the present time, in chronological order. Date of Admission (month/year)

Generic date

Begin with admission following our last record and work forward to the present time, in chronological order. Reason for Admission (give fullest possible details)

Generic text

Begin with admission following our last record and work forward to the present time, in chronological order. Length of Stay (days)

How many

Begin with admission following our last record and work forward to the present time, in chronological order. Name of Doctor and Ward

Generic text

Since you were 36 years old have you been to a hospital outpatient or day care department for consultation or treatment?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 18a go to (c)
qc_18_a == 0
Else
What did you go for?
Reason for consultation or type of treatment Date of last visit (month/year) No. of visits since 36 years old
Generic textGeneric dateHow manyGeneric dateHow manyGeneric textGeneric textGeneric dateHow many Generic textGeneric dateHow manyGeneric dateHow manyGeneric textGeneric textGeneric dateHow many Generic textGeneric dateHow manyGeneric dateHow manyGeneric textGeneric textGeneric dateHow many
First reason
Second reason
Third reason
Fourth reason

Have you been sterilised?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 18c go to 19
qc_18_c == 0
Else

When was that?

Generic date

Is your mother alive?

1
Yes
0
No
9
Unknown
If Yes to question 19a go to 20
qc_19_a == 1
Else

When did she die?

Date of death

What caused her death?

Generic text

Is your father alive?

1
Yes
0
No
9
Unknown
If Yes to question 20a go to 21
qc_20_a == 1
Else

When did he die?

Date of death

What caused his death?

Generic text
Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things?
Have you had this problem? How old were you when you had this problem? First time yrs old How old were you when you had this problem? Last time yrs old How often have you consulted a doctor or other health professional about this in the last year? Doctor How often have you consulted a doctor or other health professional about this in the last year? Other Have you taken any prescribed medicines or tablets for this in the last year? Have/had either of your parents had this problem? Mother Have/had either of your parents had this problem? Father Have you taken any prescribed medicines or tablets for this in the last year? name(s)

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

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0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

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2 - Recurring

How many

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0 - No

How many

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AgeHow manyAge

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How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

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Age

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0 - No

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0 - No

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How manyHow manyAge

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AgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

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2 - Recurring

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Age

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0 - No

How many

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0 - No

Age

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0 - No

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0 - No

1 - Yes, once

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AgeAgeAgeHow many

1 - Yes

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1 - Yes

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0 - No

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1 - Yes, once

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How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

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0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

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0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

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0 - No

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1 - Yes

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AgeHow manyAge

1 - Yes

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0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

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0 - No

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1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

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1 - Yes

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1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

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AgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

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Age

1 - Yes

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How many

1 - Yes

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Age

1 - Yes

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0 - No

0 - No

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0 - No

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1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeAgeAgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

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Age

1 - Yes

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1 - Yes

0 - No

0 - No

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2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

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1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

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Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

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0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

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How many

1 - Yes

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AgeHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

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0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

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1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

0 - No

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AgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

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Age

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How many

1 - Yes

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Age

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1 - Yes

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0 - No

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1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

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AgeAgeAgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

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Age

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2 - Recurring

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1 - Yes

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How many

0 - No

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Age

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Age

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Age

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Age

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How manyHow manyAge

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Age

0 - No

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How many

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0 - No

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How manyHow manyAge

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How many

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How many

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Age

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1 - Yes

0 - No

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeAgeAgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeAgeAgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

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1 - Yes

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1 - Yes

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AgeAgeAgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

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Age

1 - Yes

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1 - Yes

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0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

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1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

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Age

1 - Yes

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1 - Yes

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Age

1 - Yes

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Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeHow manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyHow manyAge

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

How manyAge

1 - Yes

0 - No

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

AgeAgeAgeHow many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

How many

1 - Yes

0 - No

How many

0 - No

1 - Yes, once

2 - Recurring

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age

1 - Yes

0 - No

Age
Bronchitis
Sciatica, lumbago or severe backache (specify site)
Arthritis/rheumatism (specify complaint and joints involved)
Trouble with the liver (specify)
Skin trouble such as eczema or psoriasis (specify)
Asthma
Hay Fever
Allergy (specify)
Stomach trouble such as ulcers, gastritis or acid indigestion (specify)
Gall bladder trouble
Hernia
Severe headaches or migraine (specify)
High blood pressure
Heart trouble
Varicose veins
Cancer (specify site)
Nervous or emotional trouble or depression (specify)
Diabetes
Trouble with gums or mouth
Trouble with sleeping
Stroke
Epilepsy
Kidney or bladder infections (specify)
Dizziness and unsteadiness
Piles or haemorrhoids
Anaemia or any other blood disorder (specify)
Persistent constipation
Cataracts or glaucoma or other serious eye trouble (specify)

Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Sciatica, lumbago or severe backache (specify site)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Arthritis/rheumatism (specify complaint and joints involved)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Trouble with the liver (specify)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Skin trouble such as eczema or psoriasis (specify)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Allergy (specify)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Stomach trouble such as ulcers, gastritis or acid indigestion (specify)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Severe headaches or migraine (specify)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Cancer (specify site)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Nervous or emotional trouble or depression (specify)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Kidney or bladder infections (specify)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Anaemia or any other blood disorder (specify)

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Have you ever had any of the following? AND thinking of your parents, did they ever have any of these things? Cataracts or glaucoma or other serious eye trouble (specify)

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Do you have any other health or medical problems that I have not mentioned but that keep recurring, or that you have most of, or all, the time?

1
Yes
0
No
If Yes,
qc_22_a == 1

specify

Generic text

Did a doctor say that you had that?

1
Yes
0
No

Have you taken any prescribed medicines or tablets for this in the last year?

1
Yes
0
No
If Yes to question 22c
qc_22_c == 1

specify

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Are you regularly taking any other medicines or tablets prescribed by a doctor?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 22d go to 23
qc_22_d == 0
Else

What are they called? What are they for?

Generic text
NOW I WANT TO ASK YOU SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT COUGHS

Do you usually cough first thing in the morning in the winter?

1
Yes
0
No

Do you usually cough during the day or night in the winter?

1
Yes
0
No
If yes to (a) or (b) ask
qc_23_a == 1 || qc_23_b == 1

Do you cough like this on most days for as much as 3 months each year?

1
Yes
0
No

Do you usually bring up any phlegm (spit from the chest) first thing in the morning in the winter?

1
Yes
0
No

Do you usually bring up any phlegm during the day or at night in winter?

1
Yes
0
No
If yes to (a) or (b) ask
qc_24_a == 1 || qc_24_b == 1

Do you bring up phlegm on most days for as much as 3 months each year?

1
Yes
0
No

In the past 3 years, have you had a period of cough and phlegm lasting for 3 weeks or more?

1
Yes
0
No

Does your chest ever sound wheezy or whistling?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 26a go to 27
qc_26_a == 0
Else

Do you get this most days (or nights)?

1
Yes
0
No

During the past 3 years, have you had any chest illness, e.g. bronchitis, pneumonia, which has kept you off work or indoors for a week or more?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 27a go to 28
qc_27_a == 0
Else

How many illnesses like this have you had in the last 3 years?

1
One
2
Two or more

Have you ever had any pain or discomfort in your chest?

1
Yes
0
No

Have you ever had any pressure or heaviness in your chest?

1
Yes
0
No
lf 'No' to Qs 28 and 29 go to 39
qc_28 == 0 && qc_29 == 0
Else

Do you get it when you walk uphill or hurry?

1
Yes
0
No
2
Never hurries or walks uphill

Do you get it when you walk at an ordinary pace on the level?

1
Yes
0
No

What do you do if you get it while walking?

1
Stop or slow down
2
Carry on
3
Carries on after taking tablet under tongue (Nitroglycerine)

If you stand still what happens to it?

1
Relieved
0
Not relieved

How soon?

1
10 mins or less
2
More than 10 mins

Will you show me where it was?

1
Sternum (upper and middle)
2
Sternum (lower)
3
Left anterior chest
4
Left arm
5
Other

Do you feel it anywhere else?

1
Yes
0
No
If Yes
qc_36 == 1

record place felt

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Did you see a doctor because of this pain or discomfort?

1
Yes
0
No
If Yes,
qc_37 == 1

what did he say it was?

Generic text

Have you ever had a severe pain across the front of your chest lasting half an hour or more?

1
Yes
0
No

Have you ever consulted a doctor or other professional about infertility?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 39a go to 40
qc_39_a == 0
Else

Was there any reason why you couldn't have children?

1
Own fertility
2
Partner's fertility
3
Fertility problems for both
0
No fertility problem
Ask women only. For men go to 48
qc_2_a_iii == 2

Are you currently taking the contraceptive pill?

2
Pregnant
1
Yes
0
No
If Yes to question 40a go to c
qc_40_a == 1
Else

Have you ever taken the contraceptive pill?

1
Yes
0
No
If Yes to question 40a or Yes to question 40b go to (c)
qc_40_a == 1 || qc_40_b == 1

How old were you when you first took the contraceptive pill? Age in years

Age

For how long in total (adding up all episodes on the pill) have you taken the contraceptive pill? No. of Years

How many

Are you still having periods?

2
Pregnant
1
Yes, still have periods
0
No, periods stopped
If Pregnant or Yes, still have periods to question 41a go to 42
qc_41_a == 2 || qc_41_a == 1
Else

When did they stop? Age

Age

Did your periods stop naturally or because of surgery?

1
Natural menopause
2
Hysterectomy (removal of womb only)
3
Hysterectomy plus removal of ovaries

So the last spell of at least a year when you were having periods and were not taking oral contraceptives was?

1
The last year
2
More than 1 year ago but less than 3 years ago
3
More than 3 years ago

During this/that last year: Were your periods regular?

1
Yes
0
No

During this/that last year: Did they become noticeably less frequent?

1
Yes
0
No

During this/that last year: Did you miss any periods altogether?

1
Yes
0
No

During this/that last year: How long was your shortest cycle? Days

How many

During this/that last year: How long was your longest cycle? Days

How many
(if unknown ask g and h)
qc_42_e == NULL || qc_42_f == NULL

During this/that last year: Were your menstrual cycles always between 21 and 35 days in length?

1
Yes
0
No

During this/that last year: Did your menstrual cycles vary in length by more than 4 days?

1
Yes
0
No

Have you ever consulted a doctor or other professional about irregular periods?

1
Yes in last 3 years
2
Yes more than 3 years ago
3
Yes in both time periods
4
No never
If No never to question 43a go to 44
qc_43_a == 4
Else

Have you ever undergone treatment for irregular periods? Specify

1
Yes
0
No
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Do you feel that your body hair is excessive?

1
Yes
0
No

Have you ever consulted a doctor or other professional about unwanted hair?

1
Yes in last 3 years
2
Yes more than 3 years ago
3
Yes both periods
4
No, never
If No, never to question 44b go to 45
qc_44_b == 4
Else

Have you ever undergone treatment for unwanted hair? Specify

1
Yes
0
No
Generic text

Have you ever had a stillbirth or a miscarriage?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 45a go to 46
qc_45_a == 0
Else

How many stillbirths or miscarriages have you had? No. of stillbirths

How many

How many stillbirths or miscarriages have you had? No. of miscarriages

How many

Have you ever had hormone replacement therapy?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 46a go to 47
qc_46_a == 0
Else

For how many months?

How many

Please specify the name of the tablets

Generic text

Are you still taking hormone replacement therapy?

1
Yes
0
No

When did you last have a cervical smear?

1
In last year
2
1-5 years ago
3
More than five years ago
4
Never had a smear
If Never had a smear to question 47a go to 48
qc_47_a == 4
Else

What was the outcome?

0
Result negative
1
Result positive
9
Unknown
If Result negative to question 47b go to 48
qc_47_b == 0
Else

Did you have any further treatment? (Describe)

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NOW I'D LIKE TO ASK YOU SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR WORK
For those not visited in 1982.
qc_1_a_i == !'82'

Were you in paid work on January 1st 1982?

1
Yes
0
No
If Yes to question 48a go to 49, column 1
qc_48_a == 1
Else

Were you then:

1
not in paid work and seriously wanting paid work
2
not in paid work and not wanting paid work
3
Other (specify)
Other
For those visited in 1982 or if No to question 48a go to 49
qc_48_a == 0 || qc_1_a_i == '82'

Are you in paid work now?

1
Yes, one job only
2
Yes, more than one job
0
No
If Yes, one job only or Yes, more than one job to question 49a go to column 2
qc_49_a == 1 || qc_49_a == 2
Else

Have you had any paid work since 1982?

1
Yes
0
No
If Yes to question 48a go to 49, column 1
qc_48_a == 1

Column 1 Job held in 1982 (only for those not visited in 1982) Please describe the job

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Column 1 Job held in 1982 (only for those not visited in 1982) What does/did the firm do?

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Column 1 Job held in 1982 (only for those not visited in 1982) Are you/ were you

7
An employee: Not supervising others
6
An employee: foreman, supervisor or chargehand
5
An employee: Manager (up to 24 persons)
4
An employee: Manager (25 or more persons)
3
Self-employed: Without employees
2
Self-employed: Up to 24 employees
1
Self-employed: With 25 or more employees

Column 1 Job held in 1982 ( only for those not visited in 1982) Do you/did you work?

1
Full-time (30 hrs or more)
2
Part-time

Column 1 Job held in 1982 ( only for those not visited in 1982) When did you begin this job?

Generic date

Column 1 Job held in 1982 ( only for those not visited in 1982) When did you leave this job?

Generic date

Column 1 Job held in 1982 (only for those not visited in 1982) And so you were in this job for: Yrs ... Mths

Years Months

Column 1 Job held in 1982 (only for those not visited in 1982) Why did you leave?

0
Still there
1
Ill health
2
Made redundant or laid off
3
Dismissed
4
Pregnancy
5
Dependant children
6
Other family commitments
7
Other reason
If still in job to question 49 Column1 j go to 50 If not go to 49(a)
If Yes, one job only or Yes, more than one job to question 49a or if Yes to question 49b go to column 2
qc_49_a == 1 || qc_49_a == 2 || qc_49_b == 1

Column 2 Current or most recent job Please describe the job

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Column 2 Current or most recent job What does/did the firm do?

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Column 2 Current or most recent job Are you/ were you

7
An employee: Not supervising others
6
An employee: foreman, supervisor or chargehand
5
An employee: Manager (up to 24 persons)
4
An employee: Manager (25 or more persons)
3
Self-employed: Without employees
2
Self-employed: Up to 24 employees
1
Self-employed: With 25 or more employees

Column 2 Current or most recent job Do you/did you work?

1
Full-time (30 hrs or more)
2
Part-time

Column 2 Current or most recent job When did you begin this job?

Generic date

Column 2 Current or most recent job When did you leave this job?

Generic date

Column 2 Current or most recent job And so you were in this job for: Yrs … Mths

Years Months

Column 2 Current or most recent job Why did you leave?

0
Still there
1
Ill health
2
Made redundant or laid off
3
Dismissed
4
Pregnancy
5
Dependant children
6
Other family commitments
7
Other reason

Column 2 Current or most recent job Is this the longest job you have held since 1982?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 49 Column 2ji go to column 3
qc_49_Column2_j_i == 0

Column 3 Longest job since 1982 Please describe the job

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Column 3 Longest job since 1982 What does/did the firm do?

Generic text

Column 3 Longest job since 1982 Are you/ were you

7
An employee: Not supervising others
6
An employee: foreman, supervisor or chargehand
5
An employee: Manager (up to 24 persons)
4
An employee: Manager (25 or more persons)
3
Self-employed: Without employees
2
Self-employed: Up to 24 employees
1
Self-employed: With 25 or more employees

Column 3 Longest job since 1982 Do you/did you work?

1
Full-time (30 hrs or more)
2
Part-time

Column 3 Longest job since 1982 When did you begin this job?

Generic date

Column 3 Longest job since 1982 When did you leave this job?

Generic date

Column 3 Longest job since 1982 And so you were in this job for: Yrs … Mths

Years Months

Column 3 Longest job since 1982 Why did you leave?

0
Still there
1
Ill health
2
Made redundant or laid off
3
Dismissed
4
Pregnancy
5
Dependant children
6
Other family commitments
7
Other reason

Since 1982 how many jobs have you had? (Including job held in 1982 and current job) … No. jobs

How many
Those in paid work only. If not in paid work go to 52
qc_49_a == 1 | qc_49_a == 2

Last week (or last full working week) how many hours did you actively spend working, including overtime and working at home?

How many

Do you do any of your work at home?

1
Yes, some of it
2
Yes, all of it
0
No
If self-employed go to 52
(qc_49_Column2_e == 3 || qc_49_Column2_e == 2 || qc_49_Column2_e == 1) || ((qc_49_Column1_e == 3 || qc_49_Column1_e == 2 || qc_49_Column1_e == 1) && (qc_49_Column2_e != 1 && qc_49_Column2_e != 2 && qc_49_Column2_e != 3 && qc_49_Column2_e != 4 && qc_49_Column2_e != 5 && qc_49_Column2_e != 6 && qc_49_Column2_e != 7)))
Else
In your present job do you have
-

1 - Yes

0 - No

9 - Unk

further chances for promotion?
long-term security?
the opportunity to work flexible hours?
time off with pay when you are sick?
paid holidays?
regular bonuses or profit sharing schemes?
free shares?
Employer contributions towards: your pension?
Employer contributions towards: private motoring?
Employer contributions towards: house purchase
Employer contributions towards: private medical insurance?
Employer contributions towards: children's education?
Employer contributions towards: meals?
Employer contributions towards: clothing?

In your present job do you have Employer contributions towards: other? (please specify) … )

1
Yes
0
No
9
Unk
Other

Would you mind telling me which of the letters on this card represents your own average gross earnings, before deduction of income tax and national insurance?

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If in part-time or seasonal work ask (e)-(g). If in work full-time all the year round go to 52

How many hours a week on average do you have to work to earn this amount?

How many

Could you tell me whether you used the annual, monthly or weekly figure?

1
annual
2
monthly
3
weekly
If monthly or weekly to question 51f go to 52
qc_51_f == 2 || qc_51_f == 3
Else

How many months a year on average do you have to work to earn this amount? months

How many

Going back to 1982 have you had any spells of a month or more when you were not in any kind of paid work?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 52a go to 54
qc_52_a == 0
Else
_spell < 6

Begin with the present spell and work backwards in order During this spell were you

1
Seriously wanting paid work
2
Not wanting paid work

Begin with the present spell and work backwards in order When did you begin this spell?

Generic date

Begin with the present spell and work backwards in order When did it end?

Generic date

Begin with the present spell and work backwards in order And so it lasted for (weeks)?

How many

Begin with the present spell and work backwards in order Are you/were you not in paid work because of health problems?

1
Yes
0
No

Begin with the present spell and work backwards in order During this time were you a student or on a training course?

2
Yes for all of it
1
Yes part of it
0
No

Begin with the present spell and work backwards in order What is/was your (other) occupation?

1
Looking after the home
0
No other occupation
2
Other (specify)
Other

In all how many spells out of paid work has that been? (including present period if applicable)

How many
Ask all who have ever worked. If never worked go to 55

Looking back, would you say you have had the opportunity to do what you wanted to do in your working life or have your opportunities been limited?

1
hardly limited at all
2
limited a little
3
very limited opportunities

How satisfied are you with what you have accomplished in your working life?

7
very satisfied
6
satisfied
5
fairly satisfied
4
neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
3
somewhat dissatisfied
2
dissatisfied
1
very dissatisfied

Do you feel that you have achieved all you are likely to in your working life or do you have further ambitions for the future? Have you

3
much more to achieve
2
something more to achieve
1
nothing more to achieve

Would you mind telling me which of the letters on this card represents the total household income?

Generic text

On your present income do you find (as a family)

1
that it's really quite hard to manage?
2
that you manage fairly well?
3
that you manage comfortably?

Has your family/have you had to go without things you really needed in the last year because you were short of money?

2
Yes, often
1
Yes, sometimes
0
No

Have you found you have been unable to pay the bills in the last year because you were short of money?

2
Yes, often
1
Yes, sometimes
0
No
NOW l'D LIKE TO ASK YOU ABOUT THE THINGS YOU DO IN YOUR SPARE TIME
In your spare time, do you help to run or are you currently involved in any of the following activities?
cs_q57_Y Other organisations (specify ... ) cs_q57_X cs_w_m_lo cs_q57 cs_w_m_lo cs_q57

1 - weekly

2 - monthly

3 - less often

1 - help to run

2 - belong to

3 - not belong

1 - weekly

2 - monthly

3 - less often

1 - help to run

2 - belong to

3 - not belong

Church activities 1 Do you:
Church activities 1 How often do you take part?
Church activities 2 Do you:
Church activities 2 How often do you take part?
Playgroup, nurseries or school 1 Do you:
Playgroup, nurseries or school 1 How often do you take part?
Playgroup, nurseries or school 2 Do you:
Playgroup, nurseries or school 2 How often do you take part?
Local government 1 Do you:
Local government 1 How often do you take part?
Local government 2 Do you:
Local government 2 How often do you take part?
Trade unions 1 Do you:
Trade unions 1 How often do you take part?
Trade unions 2 Do you:
Trade unions 2 How often do you take part?
Voluntary services 1 Do you:
Voluntary services 1 How often do you take part?
Voluntary services 2 Do you:
Voluntary services 2 How often do you take part?
Sports clubs 1 Do you:
Sports clubs 1 How often do you take part?
Sports clubs 2 Do you:
Sports clubs 2 How often do you take part?
Evening classes/adult education 1 Do you:
Evening classes/adult education 1 How often do you take part?
Evening classes/adult education 2 Do you:
Evening classes/adult education 2 How often do you take part?
In your spare time do you take part in/enjoy any of the following activities?
- How often do you do this?

1 - weekly

2 - monthly

3 - less often

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - weekly

2 - monthly

3 - less often

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - weekly

2 - monthly

3 - less often

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - weekly

2 - monthly

3 - less often

1 - Yes

0 - No

Constructive activities, making things with your hands
Musical, artistic or creative activities
Going out to pubs, clubs or social activities

Do you have any difficulties in your day-to-day life with Reading?

2
Cannot read at all
1
Yes, has difficulty
0
No
If Yes, has difficulty to question 59a
qc_59_a == 1

Can you read a short article in a newspaper?

1
Yes
0
No

Do you have any difficulties in your day-to-day life with Writing or spelling?

2
Cannot write at all
1
Yes, has difficulty
0
No
If Yes, has difficulty to question 59b
qc_59_b == 1

Can you write a short letter to someone without help?

1
Yes
0
No

Do you have any difficulties in your day-to-day life with Sums and calculations?

1
Yes
0
No
If Yes to question 59c go to 59ci
qc_59_c == 1

Can you count well enough to handle money?

1
Yes
0
No

Since we last contacted you in 19 ... have you been on any educational courses or training courses to do with work or taken any examinations?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 60a go to 61
qc_60_a == 0
Else

What qualifications did you obtain, if any?

0
No qualifications obtained
1
CSE grades 2-5; GCE 'O' level grades D-E; GCSE grades D-G; Scottish (SCE) standard or 'O' grade levels 4-7
2
CSE grade 1; GCE 'O' levels grades 1-6 or A-C; GCSE grades A-C; Scottish (SCE) standard or 'O' grade levels 1-3;School certificate; City and Guilds Craft/ordinary level
3
GCE 'A' level/'S' level; Higher certificate; Matriculation; Scottish (SCE) Higher
4
Overseas School Leaving Exam/Certificate
5
ONC/OND/City and Guilds Advanced/Final level
6
HNC/HND/City and Guilds Full Technological Certificate
7
RSA/Other clerical and commercial
8
Teachers' training certificate
9
Nursing qualification
10
Professional qualification, awarded by professional institute
11
Degree or higher degree
12
Other work-related certificates
13
Other (specify)
Other
NOW I'D LIKE TO ASK SOME THINGS ABOUT YOUR SOCIAL LIFE. THESE ARE ABOUT FRIENDS AND RELATIVES WHO DO NOT LIVE HERE WITH YOU

On average, how often would you say you met friends or relatives socially?

0
Never
1
1-2 times a month
2
3-5 times a month
3
6-10 times a month
4
11-15 times a month
5
More than 15 times

How many friends or relatives would you say you had that you met and talked to socially on a regular basis?

0
None
1
1-2
2
3-5
3
6-10
4
11-15
5
More than 15

How many friends or relatives would you say you had that you could visit at any time, without waiting for an invitation, or who could visit you at any time, without waiting for an invitation?

0
None
1
1-2
2
3-5
3
6-10
4
11-15
5
More than 15

Do you think that you have friends or neighbours or relatives who would help you out if a problem or crisis came up?

3
Yes, would always get help
2
Yes, would often get help
1
Yes, would sometimes get help
0
No, no one to help

Overall do you wish that you had more of a social life, or are things about right for you, or would you prefer to see less of people?

3
Prefer more
2
About right
1
Prefer less
THESE QUESTIONS ARE ABOUT ALL FRIENDS AND RELATIVES INCLUDING THOSE YOU LIVE WITH HERE

Is there someone in particular that you think would listen to you and give emotional support if you needed it?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 66a go to 67
qc_66_a == 0
Else

First person Is this your spouse/partner, another relative or a friend?

1
Spouse/partner
2
Boyfriend/girlfriend (if not living with spouse/partner)
3
Parent
4
Brother/Sister
5
Neighbour
6
Friend from work
7
Other friend
8
Other (specify)
Other
If Spouse/partner to question 66b go to (g)
qc_66_b == 1
Else

First person Does he/she live near enough to come round if something did come up?

1
Yes
0
No
7
Lives with survey member
If Lives with survey member to question 66c go to (f)
qc_66_c == 7
Else

First person On average how often have you seen him/her over the last year or so?

0
Not in last year
1
Less than once a month
2
Less than once a week
3
Once or twice a week
4
3+ times a week

First person Would you prefer to see him/her more or less often or is this about right for you?

3
More often
1
Less often
2
About right

First person How long have you known him/her? yrs

How many

First person Would you say that you could talk frankly and share your feelings with him/her?

3
Yes, over anything
2
Yes, most things
1
Yes, some things
0
No

First person Is there anyone else in particular that you think would listen to you and be supportive if you needed it?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 66hi go to 67
qc_66_h_i == 0
Else

Second person Is this your spouse/partner, another relative or a friend?

1
Spouse/partner
2
Boyfriend/girlfriend (if not living with spouse/partner)
3
Parent
4
Brother/Sister
5
Neighbour
6
Friend from work
7
Other friend
8
Other (specify)
Other
If Spouse/partner to question 66bii go to (g)
qc_66_b_ii == 1
Else

Second person Does he/she live near enough to come round if something did come up?

1
Yes
0
No
7
Lives with survey member
If Lives with survey member to question 66cii go to (f)
qc_66_c_ii
Else

Second person On average how often have you seen him/her over the last year or so?

0
Not in last year
1
Less than once a month
2
Less than once a week
3
Once or twice a week
4
3+ times a week

Second person Would you prefer to see him/her more or less often or is this about right for you?

3
More often
1
Less often
2
About right

Second person How long have you known him/her? yrs

How many

Second person Would you say that you could talk frankly and share your feelings with him/her?

3
Yes, over anything
2
Yes, most things
1
Yes, some things
0
No

Overall, do you think you have enough opportunity to talk openly and share your feelings about things?

1
Yes
0
No

Do you prefer to keep your feelings to yourself?

1
Yes
0
No

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you developed or found out you have a serious illness or handicap?

1
Yes
0
No

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you developed or found out you have a serious illness or handicap? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you developed or found out you have a serious illness or handicap? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had an accident or received an injury which has affected you for a month or more?

1
Yes
0
No

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had an accident or received an injury which has affected you for a month or more? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had an accident or received an injury which has affected you for a month or more? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you been assaulted or robbed (or a victim of attempted robbery)?

1
Yes
0
No

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you been assaulted or robbed (or a victim of attempted robbery)? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you been assaulted or robbed (or a victim of attempted robbery)? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you lost your job or thought you would soon lose your job?

1
Yes
0
No
8
Not worked

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you lost your job or thought you would soon lose your job? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you lost your job or thought you would soon lose your job? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had any other crises or serious disappointments in your work or career in general?

1
Yes
0
No

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had any other crises or serious disappointments in your work or career in general? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had any other crises or serious disappointments in your work or career in general? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you moved house in the last year?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 68f go to (g)
qc_68_f == 0
Else

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you moved house in the last year? Did you move away from the area where most of your friends lived?

1
Yes
0
No

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you moved house in the last year? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you moved house in the last year? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? During the last year has your spouse/partner had a serious accident or illness, or received a serious injury, or been assaulted?

1
Yes
0
No
8
No spouse/partner

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? During the last year has your spouse/partner had a serious accident or illness, or received a serious injury, or been assaulted? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? During the last year has your spouse/partner had a serious accident or illness, or received a serious injury, or been assaulted? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has your spouse/partner lost his/her job or thought he/she would soon lose his/her job?

1
Yes
0
No
8
No spouse/partner

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has your spouse/partner lost his/her job or thought he/she would soon lose his/her job? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has your spouse/partner lost his/her job or thought he/she would soon lose his/her job? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has your spouse/partner had any other crises or serious disappointments in his/her work?

1
Yes
0
No
8
No spouse/partner

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has your spouse/partner had any other crises or serious disappointments in his/her work? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has your spouse/partner had any other crises or serious disappointments in his/her work? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had any serious disagreements with your spouse/partner or felt betrayed or disappointed by him/her?

1
Yes
0
No
8
No spouse/partner

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had any serious disagreements with your spouse/partner or felt betrayed or disappointed by him/her? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had any serious disagreements with your spouse/partner or felt betrayed or disappointed by him/her? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? In the last year have you had any serious difficulties with any of your children, because of their health or behaviour or for other reasons?

1
Yes
0
No
8
No children

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? In the last year have you had any serious difficulties with any of your children, because of their health or behaviour or for other reasons? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? In the last year have you had any serious difficulties with any of your children, because of their health or behaviour or for other reasons? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has a friend or relative or someone you know well had a serious accident or illness or received a serious injury?

1
Yes
0
No

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has a friend or relative or someone you know well had a serious accident or illness or received a serious injury? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has a friend or relative or someone you know well had a serious accident or illness or received a serious injury? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has a friend or relative or someone you know well died during the last year?

1
Yes
0
No

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has a friend or relative or someone you know well died during the last year? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Has a friend or relative or someone you know well died during the last year? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you fallen out or had a serious disagreement with a friend or relative or felt betrayed by them?

1
Yes
0
No

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you fallen out or had a serious disagreement with a friend or relative or felt betrayed by them? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you fallen out or had a serious disagreement with a friend or relative or felt betrayed by them? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you lost contact with a close friend or relative for any other reason?

1
Yes
0
No

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you lost contact with a close friend or relative for any other reason? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you lost contact with a close friend or relative for any other reason? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had any other serious upsets or disappointments in the last year?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 68p go to 69
qc_68_p == 0
Else

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had any other serious upsets or disappointments in the last year? What were they? (Specify)

Generic text

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had any other serious upsets or disappointments in the last year? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? Have you had any other serious upsets or disappointments in the last year? When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? (Specify)

Generic text

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? As a result of this have you had to change your way of life?

0
No, not at all
1
Yes, somewhat
2
Yes, a great deal

Thinking back over the last year have you experienced any of these things? (Specify) When this happened or when you found out about it were you

1
fairly calm about it
2
shocked but able to cope
3
rather overwhelmed
NOW I'D LIKE TO ASK ABOUT YOUR PARENTS

How far away does your mother/father live? Miles ... Mother

How many

How far away does your mother/father live? Miles ... Father

How many

Who does he/she live with? Mother

1
lives with SM
2
lives alone
3
lives with own spouse or partner
4
lives with SM's sister
5
lives with SM's brother
6
lives with other relatives
7
lives in residential/sheltered accommodation
8
Other (specify ... )
Other

Who does he/she live with? Father

1
lives with SM
2
lives alone
3
lives with own spouse or partner
4
lives with SM's sister
5
lives with SM's brother
6
lives with other relatives
7
lives in residential/sheltered accommodation
8
Other (specify ... )
Other
If lives alone, lives with own spouse or partner, lives with SM's sister, lives with SM's brother, lives with other relatives, lives in residential/sheltered accommodation or other (specify ... ) to question 69bi go to 70
qc_69_b_i == 2 || qc_69_b_i == 3 || qc_69_b_i == 4 || qc_69_b_i == 5 || qc_69_b_i == 6 || qc_69_b_i == 7 || qc_69_b_i == 8
Else

How long has he/she lived with you? months ... or years ... Mother

How many
If lives alone, lives with own spouse or partner, lives with SM's sister, lives with SM's brother, lives with other relatives, lives in residential/sheltered accommodation or other (specify ... ) to question 69bii go to 70
qc_69_b_ii == 2 || qc_69_b_ii == 3 || qc_69_b_ii == 4 || qc_69_b_ii == 5 || qc_69_b_ii == 6 || qc_69_b_ii == 7 || qc_69_b_ii == 8
Else

How long has he/she lived with you? months ... or years ... Father

How many

Would you say that you feel emotionally close to your mother/father now? Mother

1
Very close
2
Close
3
Not very close

Would you say that you feel emotionally close to your mother/father now? Father

1
Very close
2
Close
3
Not very close

Are there any aspects of your parents' lives that worry you?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 71a go to 72
qc_71_a == 0
Else

What do you worry about? (ring all that are mentioned)

0
Worries about their health
1
Worries about their ability to look after themselves
2
Worries about their behaviour which may damage their health (e.g. smoking, drinking)
3
Worries about their personal safety (from others)
4
Worries about their financial situation
5
Worries about their social situation
6
Worries about their relationships with family members
7
Other worries (specify)
Other

Would you say you worry a lot, some or only a little about these things?

1
Worry a lot
2
Worry some
3
Worry a little

How often do you usually see him/her? Mother

1
Lives with
2
Daily
3
At least twice a week
4
At least once a week
5
At least once a month
6
At least once every 3 months
7
At least once a year
8
Less often
10
Never

How often do you usually see him/her? Father

1
Lives with
2
Daily
3
At least twice a week
4
At least once a week
5
At least once a month
6
At least once every 3 months
7
At least once a year
8
Less often
10
Never

How often are you in contact by phone or letter? Mother

1
Lives with - not applicable
2
Daily
3
At least twice a week
4
At least once a week
5
At least once a month
6
At least once every 3 months
7
At least once a year
8
Less often
10
Never

How often are you in contact by phone or letter? Father

1
Lives with - not applicable
2
Daily
3
At least twice a week
4
At least once a week
5
At least once a month
6
At least once every 3 months
7
At least once a year
8
Less often
10
Never

Can you tell me how long it takes to get to his/her house? Mother … hrs ... mins

Hours Minutes

Can you tell me how long it takes to get to his/her house? Father … hrs ... mins

Hours Minutes

Is your mother/father still able to look after himself/herself? Mother

1
Yes
0
No

Is your mother/father still able to look after himself/herself? Father

1
Yes
0
No
If Yes to question 73ai or Yes to 73aii go to (f)
qc_73_a_i == 1 || qc_73_a_ii == 1
Else

How often does he/she need help with personal and household tasks? Mother

1
during the night
2
at least several times a day
3
at least once a day
4
at least twice a week
5
at least weekly
6
less often

How often does he/she need help with personal and household tasks? Father

1
during the night
2
at least several times a day
3
at least once a day
4
at least twice a week
5
at least weekly
6
less often

Who provides the main help? Mother

1
survey member
2
other relatives
3
health and social services
4
private help
5
several main helpers
6
other (specify)
Other

Who provides the main help? Father

1
survey member
2
other relatives
3
health and social services
4
private help
5
several main helpers
6
other (specify)
Other
If survey member to question 73ci or survey member to question 73cii go to (e)
qc_73_c_i == 1 || qc_73_c_ii == 1
Else

Do you regularly provide help with personal or household tasks?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 73d go to (f)
qc_73_d == 0
Else

How often do you provide help? Mother

1
most nights
2
at least several times a day
3
at least once a day
4
at least twice a week
5
at least weekly
6
less than weekly

How often do you provide help? Father

1
most nights
2
at least several times a day
3
at least once a day
4
at least twice a week
5
at least weekly
6
less than weekly
Do you do any of these for your parents?
-

1 - Regularly

2 - Occasionally

3 - Almost never/ never

help them getting out and about?
pay their bills?
deal with finance or administration?
spring clean?
garden?
decorate?
provide emotional support?
have them to stay?

Do you do any of these for your parents? Do you: other (specify)

1
Regularly
2
Occasionally
3
Almost never/ never
Other
WHAT ABOUT SMOKING?

Do you smoke cigarettes?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 74a go to 75
qc_74_a == 0
Else

Do you inhale the smoke?

1
Yes
0
No

About how many cigarettes do you now smoke per day?

How many

What brand of cigarettes do you smoke now?

Generic text
If rolls own cigarettes ask

What brand of tobacco do you use? specify

Generic text

Have you ever smoked as much as one cigarette per day for as long as a year?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 75a go to 76
qc_75_a == 0
Else

Have you ever tried to give up smoking?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 75b go to 76
qc_75_b == 0
Else

How long is it since you last gave up cigarette smoking?

1
within last 6 months
2
6 months ago - 1 year ago
3
1-5 years ago
4
5-10 years ago
5
More than 10 years ago

Do you smoke a pipe?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 76a go to 77
qc_76_a == 0
Else

How much pipe tobacco do you usually smoke per week in ounces?

Ounces

Do you inhale the smoke?

1
Yes
0
No

What brand of tobacco do you smoke? specify

Generic text

Do you smoke cigars?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 77a go to 78
qc_77_a == 0
Else

How many cigars do you smoke per week?

How many

Do you inhale the smoke?

1
Yes
0
No

What brand of cigars do you smoke? specify

Generic text
I would like to get some idea about how you have been feeling about things over the last year.
-

0 - Never in the last year (ie never)

1 - Up to 10 days in total, less than once a month (ie occasionally)

2 - A spell up to 1 month, once or twice a month, &quot;a months worth&quot; (ie sometimes)

3 - A spell up to 4 months, once or twice a week, 3-10 times a month (ie quite often)

4 - A spell over 4 months, 3+ times a week, 11 + times a month (ie very often)

5 - Every day in the last year (ie always)

have you felt on edge or keyed up or mentally tense?
have you been in low spirits or felt miserable?
have you felt particularly low or depressed first thing in the mornings?
have you had the feeling that something terrible might happen?
have you had days when your thoughts were muddled or slow?
have you had no appetite, not counting periods of physical illness?
have you been in situations, such as in a crowd or an enclosed space or meeting people, when you became unduly anxious?
have you been in situations when you felt shaky or sweaty or your heart pounded or you could not get your breath?
have you had trouble getting off to sleep?
have you had trouble with waking up and not being able to get back to sleep?
have you been frightened or worried about becoming ill or about dying?
have you felt fidgety or restless?
have you found it hard to concentrate on things or found your thoughts drifting off to other things?
have there been days when you tired out very easily?
have there been days when you found it difficult to get things done or had trouble getting started on things?
have you had the feeling that the future does not hold much for you?
have you been so caught up in your own thoughts that you neglected things?
have you seemed to lose interest in things?

In the last year have you ever:

0
felt that life is hardly worth living? No
1
thought that you really would be better off dead? No
2
thought about taking your own life? No
3
made plans to take your own life? No
4
attempted to take your own life? No
5
attempted to take your own life? Yes
If felt that life is hardly worth living?, thought that you really would be better off dead?, thought about taking your own life? or made plans to take your own life? to question 78s go to (t)
qc_78_s_i-v == 0 || qc_78_s_i-v == 1 || qc_78_s_i-v == 2 || qc_78_s_i-v == 3

Looking back over your adult life have nervous or emotional troubles ever stopped you from working or doing domestic chores or having social contacts for a fortnight or longer?

2
Yes, in the last year
1
Yes, but not in the last year
0
No
NOW I'D LIKE TO ASK YOU SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT EXERCISE

How far do you usually walk on an average weekday?

0
No distance
1
Less than 1 mile
2
1-3 miles
3
4 miles or more
If No distance to question 79a go to 80
qc_79_a == 0
Else

For how many months in the year do you do this?

1
3 months or less
2
4-6 months
3
More than 6 months
4
All year

How far do you usually cycle on an average weekday?

0
No distance
1
Less than 1 mile
2
1-3 miles
3
4 miles or more
If No distance to question 80a go to 81
qc_80_a == 0
Else

For how many months in the year do you do this?

1
3 months or less
2
4-6 months
3
More than 6 months
4
All year

At work do you regularly do any heavy lifting, carrying, or digging or other strenuous activities?

0
Not at all
1
Less than 1 hour a day
2
1-2 hours a day
3
Up to half the day
4
More than half the day
8
Not in paid work
Do you regularly:
- How often do you do this? On average, how long do you spend doing this? Hours Does it usually make you sweaty and/or out of breath? On average, how long do you spend doing this? Minutes
Hours Minutes

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Hours Minutes

1 - less than once a month

2 - less than once a week

3 - once a week

4 - more than once a week

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

1 - Yes

0 - No

Do any vigorous housework or cleaning apart from paid work? (e.g. walking with heavy shopping; scrubbing/polishing floors; spring-cleaning, stripping and remaking beds).
Do any heavy gardening apart from paid work? (e.g. digging; lawn-mowing with push mower; building in stone; tree or shrub planting or moving; felling trees or chopping wood).
Do any heavy building/DIY apart from paid work? (e.g. mixing/laying concrete; moving heavy loads).

Do you regularly: Take part in any sports or vigorous leisure activities or do any exercises? (things like badminton, swimming, yoga, press-ups, dancing, football, mountain climbing or jogging)

1
Yes
0
No
if yes
qc_84 == 1
_activities < 4

list these activities in the spaces below

Generic text

How many months in the year do you do this?

1
1-3 months a year
2
3-6 months a year
3
6-11 months a year
4
all year

How often do you do this?

1
less than once a month
2
less than once a week
3
once a week
4
more than once a week

On average how long do you spend doing this? ... hrs ... mins

How many
Minutes in hour

Does it usually make you sweaty and/or out of breath?

1
Yes
0
No

Do you do any other activity, at least once a week that makes you work up a sweat?

0
No
1
Yes once a week
2
twice a week
3
3 times a week
4
4 times a week
5
5 times a week
6
6 times a week
7
or more times a week (specify)
Generic text
AND NOW I WOULD LIKE TO USE THIS PEG-BOARD TO MEASURE YOUR SPEED OF MOVEMENT
Administer the peg-board task
Right-hand (secs) Left-hand (secs)
SecondsSecondsSecondsSeconds SecondsSecondsSecondsSeconds
1st attempt
2nd attempt
3rd attempt
4th attempt
5th attempt
NOW I WANT YOU TO TRY AND REMEMBER SOME WORDS
Administer the serial list task. The survey member's answers are written on the self-completion questionnaire (section B)
THIS IS ANOTHER MEASURE OF HOW QUICKLY YOU CAN DO SOMETHING
Administer the visual search task. This is printed in the self-completion questionnaire (section A). Time this for exactly 3 minutes.

Handedness Writes with

1
Right-hand
2
Left-hand
3
Either hand

Handedness Strikes a match with

1
Right-hand
2
Left-hand
3
Either hand

Handedness Throws a ball with

1
Right-hand
2
Left-hand
3
Either hand

Handedness Bats a ball with

1
Right-hand
2
Left-hand
3
Either hand

Handedness Brushes teeth with

1
Right-hand
2
Left-hand
3
Either hand

Handedness Hammers a nail with

1
Right-hand
2
Left-hand
3
Either hand

Handedness Deals cards with

1
Right-hand
2
Left-hand
3
Either hand
Ask those interviewed in 1982. If not interviewed in 1982 go to 91
qc_1_a_i == '82'
At your last interview you were examined by the nurse and had some measurements taken. Can you remember what happened and what measurements were made?
-

1 - Ring

Pulse rate
Blood pressure
Lung function
Height measured
Weighed on scales
Arm circumference
Chest circumference
Abdominal circumference

At your last interview you were examined by the nurse and had some measurements taken. Can you remember what happened and what measurements were made? Others mentioned

Other

Here are five pictures. I want you to remember what is on them and will ask you what they were later on in the interview.

Generic time
Here are some questions that I would like you to fill in. Section C is for those who are in paid work or voluntary work only. Sections D, E and F are for everybody.
Administer the disability supplementary questions for all starred answers on section D checklist.
MEDICAL EXAMINATION
If female ask
qc_2_a_iii == 2

As far as you know are you pregnant?

1
Yes
0
No

Resting pulse rate in beats per minute

Beats per minute

Blood pressure to nearest 2 mm below Systolic

Millimetres

Blood pressure to nearest 2 mm below Diastolic

Millimetres

Blood pressure to nearest 2 mm below Zero

Millimetres

Blood pressure to nearest 2 mm below Systolic

Millimetres

Blood pressure to nearest 2 mm below Diastolic

Millimetres

Blood pressure to nearest 2 mm below Zero

Millimetres

Respiratory measure first attempt FEV

FEV

Respiratory measure first attempt PEFR

PEFR

Respiratory measure first attempt FVC

FVC

Respiratory measure second attempt FEV

FEV

Respiratory measure second attempt PEFR

PEFR

Respiratory measure second attempt FVC

FVC

Respiratory measure third attempt FEV

FEV

Respiratory measure third attempt PEFR

PEFR

Respiratory measure third attempt FVC

FVC

Standing height to nearest 1 mm below

Centimetres F

Sitting height to nearest 1 mm below

Centimetres F

Weight to nearest 0.5 kg below

Kilograms

Right upper arm circumference to nearest 1 mm below

Centimetres F

Right upper arm circumference to nearest 1 mm below

Centimetres F

Chest circumference to nearest 1 mm below

Centimetres F

Chest circumference to nearest 1 mm below

Centimetres F

Chest circumference to nearest 1 mm below Expanded chest circumference

Centimetres F

Abdominal circumference to nearest 1 mm below

Centimetres F

Abdominal circumference to nearest 1 mm below

Centimetres F

Hip circumference to nearest 1 mm below

Centimetres F

Hip circumference to nearest 1 mm below

Centimetres F
HEARING

Have you ever worked in noisy places where you had to raise your voice to be heard at a distance of about 4 feet?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 102a go to 103
qc_102_a == 0
Else

How long altogether have you worked in such noisy environments?

1
For less than 6 months
2
For 6-11 months
3
For 1-5 years
4
For more than 5 years
9
Unknown

Have you ever had noises in your head or ears?

1
Yes
0
No
If No to question 103a go to 104
qc_103_a == 0
Else

Do these noises usually last for longer than 5 minutes?

1
Yes
0
No

When do you hear these noises?

1
Only after loud sounds, like discos, shooting or noise at work
2
Only at other times
3
Both - after loud sounds and at other times

When they are at their worst do you find the noises in your ears or head:

1
Severely annoying?
2
Moderately annoying?
3
Slightly annoying?
4
Not annoying at all?

Left 30 dB

1
Yes
0
No