Variable Description

Name
CCXC160
Label
Q7: YP uses instant messaging and/or blogs and/or message boards
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9999 Consent withdrawn 0
0.00%
0.00%
-10 Not completed 13,162
0.00%
-1 NS/NA 0
0.00%
1 Yes 1,242
78.41%
0.00%
2 No 342
21.59%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
1584 13162 1 2 1.22

Representation

Type
Code List
Selection Style
SelectOne
Codes
Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

7

15 questions before...
How frequently have you encountered the following when using the internet?
-

1 - 1:Never

2 - 2

3 - 3

4 - 4

5 - 5:Always

Someone that you have not met face to face asked for your phone number
Someone that you have not met face to face asked about your interests or hobbies
Someone that you have not met face to face asked you to tell them your age and date of birth
Someone that you have not met face to face asked for your personal email
Someone that you have not met face to face asked for your full name
Someone that you have not met face to face asked you you to give them the name of your school/college/workplace
Someone that you have not met face to face asked you for your photograph
Someone that you have not met face to face asked you for your parents' names
Visited chat rooms that are not moderated (this means that someone checks and approves the messages sometimes before or after they appear)
Been bullied over the internet
Received unwanted sexual comments over the internet
Come across pornography on the internet
Been sent unsolicited (not asked for) sexual material over the internet
Come across violent or gruesome material on the internet
Come across racist or hateful material on the internet
Met someone face to face that you first met on the internet
Got junk e-mail or unwanted email
Have had personal information you disclosed misused by another person

Do you use instant messaging and/or Blogs and/or message boards

1
Yes
2
No
When using instant messaging and/or Blogs and/or message boards which of the following do you usually do?
-

1 - 1:Never

2 - 2

3 - 3

4 - 4

5 - 5:Always

If you meet someone with common interests ask them to continue the discussion in a private window
Block messages from people you don't want to hear from
When you first meet someone new, focus the discussion on neutral topics instead of talking too much about your personal life
Hide your identity
Avoid posting photos or videos of yourself that can be viewed by anyone
Participate in forums that you know are not moderated
22 questions after...
View the complete questionnaire

Lineage

  • ALSPAC Internet Use Questionnaire Dataset - CCXC160
    Q7: YP uses instant messaging and/or blogs and/or message boards
    • Do you use instant messaging and/or Blogs and/or message boards