Variable Description

Name
tc3009
Label
C1j: Length of time study teenager spends using the internet for non-school/college work activities on a day when they do
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9999 Consent withdrawn 0
0.00%
0.00%
-11 Triplet / quadruplet 5
0.00%
-10 Not completed 9,382
0.00%
-1 No response 66
0.00%
1 Under 30 mins 355
6.28%
0.00%
2 30 mins - 1 hour 1,168
20.66%
0.00%
3 1-2 hours 2,130
37.67%
0.00%
4 2-4 hours 1,327
23.47%
0.00%
5 4-6 hours 410
7.25%
0.00%
6 Over 6 hours 183
3.24%
0.00%
7 Never 81
1.43%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
5654 9453 1 7 3.2

Representation

Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

C1 a-l

45 questions before...

Has she ever run away from home?

1
Yes
2
No, but has tried to
3
No, but has thought of doing so
4
No, never
9
Don't know
Now some questions about what she does in her free time. On a day when she does any of the things below, about how long altogether does she usually spend?

(Mark one box on each line)

-

1 - Under 30 mins

2 - 30 mins - 1 hour

3 - 1-2 hours

4 - 2-4 hours

5 - 4-6 hours

6 - Over 6 hours

7 - Never

Reading a book (not a school/college book)
Reading a comic or magazine
Watching TV on Saturdays
Watching TV on Sundays
Watching TV on a weekday
Watching a DVD/video
Listening to music
Playing a computer or video game
Using a computer for school/college work
Using the internet for nonschool/ college work activities
Talking on the phone
Sending text (SMS) messages
How often does she go to these places in her spare time?

(Mark one box on each line).

-

1 - At least once a week

2 - At least once a month

3 - Hardly ever or never

Go shopping
Go out for something to eat
Go to the cinema, theatre or concerts
Go to an amusement arcade
Go to watch football or other sports
Go to discos, nightclubs or raves
174 questions after...
View the complete questionnaire

Lineage

  • ALSPAC Your Son/Daughter 16+ Years On Questionnaire Dataset - tc3009
    C1j: Length of time study teenager spends using the internet for non-school/college work activities on a day when they do
    • Now some questions about what she does in her free time. On a day when she does any of the things below, about how long altogether does she usually spend?