Dataset Description

Title

BCS70 Young Persons Self-Completion (2004) Dataset

Alternate Title

bcs_04_ypsc

Case Quantity
942
Variables
51
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Data

SPSS

Name Label
Text BCSID research case identifier
Code CH Child number
Code AGE Child's age
Code NMONTH Child's age (month part)
Code Q1 Number of hours child spends watching TV (mon-fri)
Code Q2 Number of hours child spends playing computer games on computer (mon-fri)
Code Q3 How often has child read a book for pleasure in the last month
Code Q4A How often has child attended youth club
Code Q4B How often has child attended scouts or guides
Code Q4C How often has child attended a sports club or lessons
Code Q4D How often has child attended a party or nightclub
Code Q4E How often has child attended some other unspecified event
Code Q5A Child normally spends time with � mum or dad
Code Q5B Child normally spends time with � brother(s) or sister(s)
Code Q5C Child normally spends time with � boyfriend or girlfriend or partner
Code Q5D Child normally spends time with � one close friend
Code Q5E Child normally spends time with � group of male and female friends
Code Q5F Child normally spends time with � group of same sex friends
Code Q5G Child normally spends time � alone
Code Q6 Amount of pocket money child receives each week
Code Q7 When child goes out alone do parents check where they are going
Code Q8 How often child helps around the house
Code Q9 How often child talks to mum about school day
Code Q10 How often child talks to mum about other things excluding school
Code Q11 How often child talks to dad about school day
Code Q12 How often child talks to dad about other things excluding school
Code Q13 Child's feelings towards teacher(s)
Code Q14 How much does child enjoy school
Code Q15 Importance of good marks in education
Code Q16 How often has child skipped/bunked off school in the last year
Code Q17 What child wants to do when age 16 and can leave school
Code Q18 Likelihood that child will study for a degree
Code Q19 Extent to which child is worried about completing school work
Code Q20 Extent to which child is unhappy with themselves
Code Q21 Extent to which child feels as clever as their peers
Code Q22 Extent to which child is happy with how they are leading their life
Code Q23 Extent to which child believes they complete school work slowly
Code Q24 Extent to which child is happy with themselves
Code Q25 Extent to which child feels they can easily remember what they learn
Code Q26 Extent to which child wishes they were like someone else
Code Q27 Extent to which child feels they do very well with their school work
Code Q28 Extent to which child is very happy with the way they are
Code Q29 Extent to which child has difficulties calculating right answers at school
Code Q30 Extent to which child is happy with the way they do most things
Code Q31 Measurement of child�s smoking
Code Q32 Measurement of child�s alcohol use
Code Q33 Measurement of child�s cannabis use
Code Q34 Measurement of child�s volatile substance use
Code Q35 Has child ever stolen from a store
Code Q36 Has child ever been picked on or bullied by another school pupil
Code Q37 Has child ever picked on or bullied another school pupil

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