Dataset Description


Wave 5 Details of parenting styles Dataset

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Case Quantity



Name Label
Numeric pidp cross-wave person identifier (public release)
Code pid personal identifier (BHPS cohort)
Numeric e_hidp household identifier (public release)
Numeric e_pno person number
Code e_childpno pno of child
Code e_hhorig Sample origin, household
Code e_memorig Sample origin, individual
Code e_psu Primary sampling unit
Code e_strata Strata
Code e_sampst sample status
Code e_ps1 responsive to feelings and needs
Code e_ps2 physical punishment as discipline
Code e_ps3 take desires into account
Code e_ps4 don t give reasons for actions
Code e_ps5 explain good/bad behaviour
Code e_ps6 spank if disobedient
Code e_ps7 encourage to talk about feelings
Code e_ps8 find it difficult to discipline
Code e_ps9 encourage to express themselves
Code e_ps10 punish by taking away privileges
Code e_ps11 emphasise reasons for rules
Code e_ps12 comfort child when upset
Code e_ps13 yell when child misbehaves
Code e_ps14 praise child when good
Code e_ps15 give in when child makes a fuss
Code e_ps16 exlode in anger towards child
Code e_ps17 threaten punishment more than give
Code e_ps18 consider child s preferences when making plans
Code e_ps19 grab child when disobedient
Code e_ps20 state punishment but don t give
Code e_ps21 respect child s opinion
Code e_ps22 allow child input into rules
Code e_ps23 scold/criticise to make child improve
Code e_ps24 spoil child
Code e_ps25 give child reasons rules should be obeyed
Code e_ps26 threaten child with no explanation
Code e_ps27 warm happy times with child
Code e_ps28 child left alone with no explanation
Code e_ps29 help child understand consequences of their actions
Code e_ps30 scold when child s behaviour doesn t meet expectations
Code e_ps31 explain consequences of child s behaviour
Code e_ps32 slap child when misbehaves
Code e_psdqa_dv PSDQ: Authorative parenting scale
Code e_psdqb_dv PSDQ: Authoritarian parenting scale
Code e_psdqc_dv PSDQ: Permissive parenting scale