Dataset Description


Wave 2 Sample and Household level data for issued households Dataset

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Case Quantity



Name Label
Numeric b_hidp household identifier (public release)
Numeric b_intnum interviewer id
Code b_hhorig Sample origin, household
Code b_psu Primary sampling unit
Code b_strata Strata
Code b_month sample month
Code b_ivfho final household interview outcome
Code b_issue_num issue
Code b_aintlen computed interview length in minutes
Code b_splhhdone have you created the extra household serial numbers for the split households?
Code b_arftype interviewer: what type of arf are you using for this household?
Code b_aorigadd interviewer: is this interview being conducted at qhffw.qh.ff_address1, qhffw
Code b_addstatus addstatus
Code b_naans number of following observation questions answered for fees
Code b_dweltyp arf a1: address dwelling type
Code b_unkgard arf a2: does the address have an unkempt garden ?
Code b_carvan arf a3: based on your observation, is it likely that this address has a car o
Code b_child arf a4: based on your observation, is it likely that this address contains on
Code b_vicini1 boarded houses, abandoned buildings, demolished houses or demolished buildings
Code b_vicini2 trash, litter or junk in street/road
Code b_vicini3 heavy traffic on street/road
Code b_vicini96 none of these
Code b_rescond arf a6: which of these best describes the condition of residential properties
Code b_hsfit arf a7: how is the external condition of the address relative to other reside
Code b_nwhseno what is the highest new household number on the front of the arf?
Code b_origaddstat what is the status of the household at the original issued address on the fro
Code b_addfound whether respondents found at trace addresses.
Code b_numtrace number of traced addresses visited
Code b_hhdone household questionnaire completed
Code b_hhintlang language hhold interview conducted in
Code b_hhwhoint interpreter or interviewer for non-english
Code b_nindiv number full individual questionnaire completed - ftf and cati
Code b_nproxy number of proxy individual questionnaires completed
Code b_ninterp number of full productive individual questionnaires in other language with in
Code b_notherlang number of full productive individual questionnaires in other language - no in
Code b_nselfc1015 number of self completions by 10 to 15 year olds to pay for
Code b_nselfc16 number of self completions by 16+ year olds to pay for
Code b_hheng interviewer: does anyone in the household (including children aged 13+) speak
Code b_anyeng computed for checks. any part of the interview conducted in english.
Code b_nneedtran number of individuals coded as needing a tranlation into one of the 9 languag
Code b_hhadeng interviewer: does any eligible adult in the household speak english (even if
Code b_transreq1 arabic
Code b_transreq2 bengali
Code b_transreq3 cantonese
Code b_transreq4 gujarati
Code b_transreq5 punjabi (gurmukhi)
Code b_transreq6 punjabi (urdu)
Code b_transreq7 somali
Code b_transreq8 urdu
Code b_transreq9 welsh
Code b_transreq96 none of these
Code b_hhlangchk1 arabic
Code b_hhlangchk2 bengali
Code b_hhlangchk3 cantonese
Code b_hhlangchk4 gujarati
Code b_hhlangchk5 punjabi (gurmukhi)
Code b_hhlangchk6 punjabi (urdu)
Code b_hhlangchk7 somali
Code b_hhlangchk8 urdu
Code b_hhlangchk9 welsh
Code b_hhlangchk96 none of these
Code b_hhaccred interviewer: are you an accredited natcen bi-lingual interviewer and able to
Code b_hharftran interviewer: did you show arf translation booklet. (see e.6 on arf).
Code b_hhothlang10 albanian
Code b_hhothlang11 amharic
Code b_hhothlang12 chinese
Code b_hhothlang13 croatian
Code b_hhothlang14 farsi
Code b_hhothlang15 french
Code b_hhothlang16 greek
Code b_hhothlang17 hindi
Code b_hhothlang18 lingala
Code b_hhothlang19 lithuanian
Code b_hhothlang20 luganda
Code b_hhothlang21 malayalam
Code b_hhothlang22 mandarin
Code b_hhothlang23 pashto
Code b_hhothlang24 polish
Code b_hhothlang25 portuguese
Code b_hhothlang26 russian
Code b_hhothlang27 serbian
Code b_hhothlang28 spanish
Code b_hhothlang29 swahili
Code b_hhothlang30 tamil
Code b_hhothlang31 tigrignia
Code b_hhothlang32 turkish
Code b_hhothlang33 vietnamese
Code b_hhothlang96 none of these
Code b_hhtrans interviewer: were you able to use another household/family member or neighbou
Code b_queries1 purpose (e.g. what s the purpose? what s all this about?)
Code b_queries2 interview length (e.g. how long will this take?)
Code b_queries3 panel design (e.g. you ll be coming back next year?)
Code b_queries4 confidentiality (e.g. who is going to see the answers?)
Code b_queries5 incentive/payment (e.g. what s in it for us/me?)
Code b_queries6 other query
Code b_queries7 no queries
Code b_resist interviewer: how strongly did the respondent resist co-operation? f.2 on the
Code b_outcome interviewer:final outcome for household interview, = computed or unout
Code b_refcode interviewer: please record reason for household refusal (h.1 on the arf)
Code b_reissue interviewer: if a different interviewer called again in 2-3 weeks, how likely
Code b_norevisit1 all household members mentally incapable of interview (eg senile)
Code b_norevisit2 all household members physically incapable of interview (eg long term sicknes
Code b_norevisit3 household recently bereaved
Code b_norevisit4 household recently suffered critical/terminal illness
Code b_norevisit5 violent or threatening behaviour towards interviewer
Code b_norevisit6 none of these
Code b_othrevisit are there any other reasons why an interviewer should not revisit this addres
Code b_useinfo1 yes, directions to find address
Code b_useinfo2 yes, call pattern details
Code b_useinfo3 yes, other information
Code b_useinfo4 no
Code b_sacnwho interviewer: who is the main contact person for this serial number? if the na
Code b_sasrf special report form
Code b_sas1act interviewer: is any special action required on receipt in the office for this
Code b_sasupflg interviewer: was a supervisor present for all or part of this interview?
Code b_ivtnc Total number of calls
Code b_ff_nonprod non productive at previous wave (bhps only at wave2)
Code b_ff_all_moved if all members of household since previous interview have moved (qhffw.qh.ff_
Code b_ff_tel telephone interview at this wave (bhps sample only) (qhffw.qh.ff_tel)
Code b_ff_country previous wave region of residence (qhffw.qh.ff_country)
Code b_country Country of residence
Code b_gor_dv Government Office Region
Code b_urban_dv Urban or rural area, derived