Variable Description

Name
pub104
Label
Child's weight in kg
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9999 Consent withdrawn 0
0.00%
-9 Error check 7
0.00%
-8 Text response 0
0.00%
-7 Missing due to printing error 1
0.00%
-1 Missing 1,811
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
4433 1819 13 57 28.26

Representation

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

Source Questions

A2

5 questions before...

What is your daughter's height (without shoes)? ... feet ... inches OR ... metres ... centimetres

Feet
Inches in foot
Metres
Centimetres in metres

What is your daughter's weight (without shoes)? ... stones ... pounds OR ... kilos

Stones
Pounds in stone
Kilograms

In the past month, what was the average number of times that your daughter participated in vigorous physical activity (such as running, dance, gymnastics, netball, swimming or aerobics)?

1
none
2
less than once a week
3
1-3 times a week
4
4-6 times a week
5
daily
36 questions after...
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A2

5 questions before...

What is your son's height (without shoes)? ... feet ... inches OR ... metres ... centimetres

Feet
Inches in foot
Metres
Centimetres in metre

What is your son's weight (without shoes)? ... stones ... pounds OR ... kilos

Stones
Pounds in stone
Kilograms

In the past month, what was the average number of times your son participated in vigorous physical activity (such as running, gymnastics, football, swimming, athletics)?

1
none
2
less than once a week
3
1-3 times a week
4
4-6 times a week
5
daily
22 questions after...
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Lineage

  • ALSPAC Growing and Changing 1 Dataset - pub105
    BMI (Weight/Height squared)
    • ALSPAC Growing and Changing 1 Dataset - pub104
      Child's weight in kg
      • What is your daughter's weight (without shoes)? ... stones ... pounds OR ... kilos
      • What is your son's weight (without shoes)? ... stones ... pounds OR ... kilos

Concordance