Variable Description

Name
Q1
Label
Number of hours child spends watching TV (mon-fri)
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9 Not answered 5
0.00%
-8 Don't know 0
0.00%
-1 Item not applicable 0
0.00%
1 None - I don't watch TV 7
0.75%
0.00%
2 Less than an hour 132
14.09%
0.00%
3 1 to 3 hours 521
55.60%
0.00%
4 4 to 6 hours 255
27.21%
0.00%
5 7 hours or more 22
2.35%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
937 5 1 5 3.16

Representation

Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

1

2 questions before...
First, some questions about what people of your age do with their spare time.

On a normal school day, how many hours do you spend watching TV, including videos and DVDs? Remember to include time before and after school.

Tick one box

1
None - I don't watch TV
2
Less than an hour
3
1 to 3 hours
4
4 to 6 hours
5
7 hours or more

On a normal school day, how many hours do you spend playing computer games on your computer at home?

Tick one box

1
Less than an hour
2
1 to 3 hours
3
4 to 6 hours
4
7 hours or more
5
None, I don't play computer games at home
6
I don't have a computer that I can use at home
42 questions after...

Lineage

  • BCS70 Young Persons Self-Completion (2004) Dataset - Q1
    Number of hours child spends watching TV (mon-fri)
    • On a normal school day, how many hours do you spend watching TV, including videos and DVDs? Remember to include time before and after school.