Dataset Description


Wave 2 Household data from respondent households Dataset

Alternate Title


Case Quantity



Name Label
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_hidp household identifier (public release)
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_intnum interviewer id
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hhorig Sample origin, household
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_psu Primary sampling unit
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_strata Strata
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_month sample month
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivfho final household interview outcome
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hhlang anyone in hh need translated interview
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hhsize number of people in household
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_numadult number of adults (aged 16 or over) in household
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_nkids015 number of children aged 15 or under in household
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_nunder15 number of children aged 14 or under in household
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_nunder10 number of children aged 10 or under in household
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_n10to15 number of children aged 10 to 15 in household
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_origadd interview being conducted at original address
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh0 non-household member
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh1 person number 1
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh2 person number 2
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh3 person number 3
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh4 person number 4
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh5 person number 5
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh6 person number 6
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh7 person number 7
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh8 person number 8
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh9 person number 9
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh10 person number 10
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh11 person number 11
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh12 person number 12
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh13 person number 13
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh14 person number 14
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh15 person number 15
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ivh16 person number 16
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsroomchk house room check
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsbeds number of bedrooms
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsrooms number of other rooms in accommodation
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowndchk housing tenure check
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsownd house owned or rented
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr10 non-household member
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr11 person number 1
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr12 person number 2
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr13 person number 3
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr14 person number 4
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr15 person number 5
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr16 person number 6
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr17 person number 7
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr18 person number 8
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr19 person number 9
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr110 person number 10
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr111 person number 11
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr112 person number 12
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr113 person number 13
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr114 person number 14
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr115 person number 15
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsowr116 person number 16
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsval value of property: home owners
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgynot how home came to be owned outright
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsyrbuy year became owner: home owners
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hscost original purchase price of property
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsyr04 year mortgage began
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgold amount borrowed at purchase: mortgagee
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mglife years left to pay: mortgage
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgtype type of mortgage
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgextra taken out additional mortgage on home
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgnew amount of additional mortgage on home
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgxty1 home extension
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgxty2 home improvements or repairs
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgxty3 car purchase
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgxty4 other consumer goods
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgxty5 emergencies, loss of income or subsistence goods
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgxty6 consolidation
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_mgxty97 other
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpmg last total monthly mortgage payment
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsjb accommodation with present job: renter
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp0 non-household member
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp1 person number 1
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp2 person number 2
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp3 person number 3
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp4 person number 4
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp5 person number 5
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp6 person number 6
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp7 person number 7
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp8 person number 8
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp9 person number 9
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp10 person number 10
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp11 person number 11
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp12 person number 12
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp13 person number 13
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp14 person number 14
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp15 person number 15
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentp16 person number 16
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentll landlord of rented accommodation
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentf accommodation rented furnished or other
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rent net amount of last rent payment
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentwc weeks covered by last rental payment
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentinc1 [water and/or sewerage charges {if region = gb}]
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentinc2 heating or lighting or hot water
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentinc3 [council tax {if region = gb}] / [rates {if region = ni}]
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentinc96 none of these
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_renthb receives rent rebate or rent allowance
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentg gross rent including housing benefit
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fuelhave1 electricity
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fuelhave2 gas, including calor gas
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fuelhave3 oil
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fuelhave4 other fuel, including solid fuel
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fuelhave96 or none of these?
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fuelduel separate or combined gas and electricity bill
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpduely amount spent on gas and electricity combined
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpelecy amount spent on electricity
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpgasy amount spent on gas
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpoily amount spent on oil
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpsfly amount spent on other fuel
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_heatch household has central heating
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hsctax council tax band of accommodation
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xphsdb problems paying for housing
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xphsdct problems paying council tax
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xphsdba problems paying bills
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse1 colour television
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse2 video recorder/dvd player
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse3 satellite dish/sky tv
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse4 cable tv
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse5 deep freeze or fridge freezer (exclude: fridge only)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse6 washing machine
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse7 tumble drier
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse8 dish washer
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse9 microwave oven
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse10 home computer/pc (not games console)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse11 compact disc player (include if part of a sound system)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse12 landline telephone
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse13 mobile telephone (anyone in household)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cduse96 or none of the above?
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_pchas has pc (cati only)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_pcnet has access to the internet from home
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_pcbroad broadband connection from home computer
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpfood1_g3 amount food
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpfdout_g3 food outside the home
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpaltob_g3 total amount spent on alcohol
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_matdepa material deprivation: holiday
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_matdepb material deprivation: social meal/drink
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_matdepc material deprivation: shoes
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_matdepd material deprivation: house
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_matdepe material deprivation: contents insurance
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_matdepf material deprivation: savings
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_matdepg material deprivation: furniture
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_matdeph material deprivation: electrical goods
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hheat adequate heating
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cdephave1 family holiday
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cdephave2 own bedrooms
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cdephave3 leisure equipment
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cdephave4 celebrations on special occassions
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cdepdo1 go swimming at least once a month
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cdepdo2 do a hobby/leisure activity
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cdepdo3 have friends over
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cplay toddler attends social group
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cdeptrp child goes on school trips
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_cdelply space outdoors to play
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ncars number of cars in household
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_carown household member owns vehicle
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_carval value vehicle(s) less amount outstanding
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hhwhoint who conducted hh interview
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hhintlang language hhold interview conducted in
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_intdated household interview day
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_intdatem household interview month
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_intdatey household interview year
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_histrtdathh household interview start (hours)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_histrtdatmm household interview start (minutes)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_histrtdatss household interview start (seconds)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hienddathh household interview end (hours)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hienddatmm household interview end (minutes)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hienddatss household interview end (seconds)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmngrs_tc fihhmngrs_dv includes top coded component (EUL version only)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmnlabgrs_tc fihhmnlabgrs_dv includes top coded component (EUL version only)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentgrs_if monthly gross rent, imputation flag
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpmg_if monthly mortgage payment imputation flag
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ff_hhsize fed forward household size from w1
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ff_tel telephone interview at this wave (bhps sample only) (qhffw.qh.ff_tel)
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ff_hsbeds number of bedrooms at previous wave
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ff_hsrooms number of other rooms at previous wave
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ff_hsownd tenancy status at previous wave
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_npensioner_dv Total # of pensionable age in hh
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmnnet1_dv total household net income - no deductions
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ficountax_dv amount deduction component 9: council tax
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmnnet3_dv total household net income - individual/household deductions
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmnlabgrs_dv total gross household labour income: month before interview
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmnlabnet_dv total net household labour income: month before interview
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmnmisc_dv total household miscellaneous income: month before interview
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmnprben_dv total household private benefit income: month before interview
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmninv_dv total household investment income: month before interview
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmnpen_dv total household pension income: month before interview
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmnsben_dv total household social benefit income: month before interview
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rent_dv last rent payment, montly
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_rentgrs_dv monthly gross rent, including housing benefit
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hbadjust_dv income adjustment for housing benefit included in gross rent
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpmg_dv monthly mortgage payment including imputations
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_xpmgint_dv estimated interest in monthly mortgage payment
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_houscost1_dv monthly housing cost including mortgage principal payments
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_houscost2_dv monthly housing cost excluding mortgage principal payments
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmngrs1_dv gross household income: month before interview, hb adj
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmnnet4_dv total household net income - hb adj & individual/household deductions
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_country Country of residence
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_gor_dv Government Office Region
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_urban_dv Urban or rural area, derived
Code us2_b_hhresp.us2_b_hhresp_dv Household response status
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_hhtype_dv Composition of household, LFS-version
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_hrpid Household reference person: PIDP
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_hrpno Household reference person: PNO
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_ncouple_dv # of couples within hh
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_nonepar_dv Number of lone parents in hh
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_nkids_dv Number of children in household
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_nch02_dv Number of children aged 0-2 in household
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_nch34_dv Number of children aged 3-4 in household
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_nch511_dv Number of children aged 5-11 in household
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_nch1215_dv Number of children aged 12-15 in household
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_agechy_dv Age of youngest child in HH
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_npens_dv # of people over pensionable age in hh
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_nemp_dv Number employed in the hh
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_nue_dv Number not in paid employment in the hh
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_nwage_dv Number working age in hh
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_nchoecd_dv Number of children aged 0-13 in hh, OECD definition
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_nadoecd_dv Number of adults aged 14+ in hh, OECD definition
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_ieqmoecd_dv Modified OECD equivalence scale
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_tenure_dv housing tenure
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhnegsei_if flag for negative self employment income
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmngrs_if share of imputed HH total income
Code us2_b_hhresp.b_fihhmngrs_dv gross household income: month before interview
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_hhdenus_xw cross-sectional household weight
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_hhdenbh_xw BHPS cross-sectional household weight
Numeric us2_b_hhresp.b_hhdenub_xw cross-sectional household UKHLS+BHPS weight