Variable Description

Name
Q15
Label
Importance of good marks in education
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9 Not answered 12
0.00%
-1 Item not applicable 0
0.00%
1 Not at all important 13
1.40%
0.00%
2 Not very important 27
2.92%
0.00%
3 Fairly important 227
24.51%
0.00%
4 Very important 626
67.60%
0.00%
5 Don't know (5) 22
2.38%
0.00%
6 I don't go to school 11
1.19%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
926 16 1 6 3.7

Representation

Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

15

16 questions before...

How do you feel about the time you spend at school? Read the sentences below and choose the one that best describes you.

Tick one box

1
I always or nearly always enjoy school
2
I sometimes enjoy school
3
I don't enjoy school very often
4
I never enjoy school
5
Don't know
6
I don't go to school

How important is it to you to get good marks in your schoolwork, tests or exams?

Tick one box

1
Not at all important
2
Not very important
3
Fairly important
4
Very important
5
Don't know
6
I don't go to school

In the last year, how often have you skipped or bunked off school?

Tick one box

1
Never
2
Once or twice
3
Three or four times
4
Five times or more
5
Don't know
6
I don't go to school
28 questions after...

Lineage

  • BCS70 Young Persons Self-Completion (2004) Dataset - Q15
    Importance of good marks in education
    • How important is it to you to get good marks in your schoolwork, tests or exams?