Dataset Description


Wave 3 Enumeration information Dataset

Alternate Title


Case Quantity



Name Label
Numeric pidp cross-wave person identifier (public release)
Code pid personal identifier (BHPS cohort)
Numeric c_hidp household identifier (public release)
Numeric c_pno person number
Code c_hhorig Sample origin, household
Code c_memorig Sample origin, individual
Code c_psu Primary sampling unit
Code c_strata Strata
Code c_sampst Sample status
Code c_month sample month
Code c_ivfio individual interview outcome
Code c_ioutcome final outcome code for name
Code c_ivfho final household interview outcome
Code c_sex sex
Code c_dvage age
Code c_birthm month of birth
Code c_birthy year of birth
Code c_newper new person status - computed
Code c_newentrant individual is a new entrant to household - derived
Code c_resiaway whether resident or away - derived from curstat,absboard,absuni,insstat in qt
Code c_sexchk interviewer: is sex of pname qtholding.qbholding[ltlooper].qa.ff_sex? check
Code c_birthchk fed-forward dob confirmation
Code c_ageif age (if dob unknown)
Code c_marstat legal marital status
Code c_livesp living with spouse
Code c_livewith absent member lives in household with partner
Code c_employ employment status
Code c_pnumbrfed person number of breast fed child from ff_brfedlw
Code c_hgbiom person number of biological mother - derived
Code c_hgbiof person number of biological father - derived
Code c_respm16 whether mother of child under aged under 16 in hh
Code c_respf16 whether father of child under aged under 16 in hh
Code c_hgadoptm person number of adoptive mother - derived
Code c_hgadoptf person number of adoptive father - derived
Code c_adresp15 adult responsible for child aged 15 or under
Code c_adresp17 adult responsible for child aged 17 or under
Code c_hgpart person number of husband/wife/civil partner - derived
Code c_livpar respondent is living at home with parent/s
Code c_siblings respondent has a sibling in the household
Code c_newmum biological mother of a new entrant baby
Code c_newdad biological father of a new entrant baby
Code c_rising16 enumerated at last wave and 16 at current wave
Code c_newimm recent immigrant osm in household
Code c_lingua language translation needed in
Code c_reasref code main reason why name refused to take part
Code c_ynew new joiner reason
Code c_joiner unlisted joiner
Code c_jnmnth month joined the household
Code c_jnyear year joined the household
Code c_intdatd_if Interview date: Day, imputation flag
Code c_intdatm_if Interview date: Month, imputation flag
Code c_intdaty_if Interview date: Year, imputation flag
Code c_doby_if DOB Year imputation flag
Code c_age_if Imputation flag for age_dv
Code c_ppsex Partner's sex
Code c_fnpid Natural father: PIDP
Code c_mnpid Natural mother: PIDP
Code c_pn1pid Natural parent 1: PIDP
Code c_pn1pno Natural parent 1: PNO
Code c_pn1sex Natural parent 1: Sex
Code c_pn2pid Natural parent 2: PIDP
Code c_pn2pno Natural parent 2: PNO
Code c_pn2sex Natural parent 2: Sex
Code c_pns1pid Nat/step/adopt parent 1: PIDP
Code c_pns1pno Nat/step/adopt parent 1: PNO
Code c_pns1sex Nat/step/adopt parent 1: Sex
Code c_pns2pid Nat/step/adopt parent 2: PIDP
Code c_pns2pno Nat/step/adopt parent 2: PNO
Code c_pns2sex Nat/step/adopt parent 2: Sex
Code c_grfpid Grand father: PIDP
Code c_grmpid Grand mother: PIDP
Code c_ff_ivlolw fed forward interview outcome prev wave
Code c_ff_everint ever full individual interview (inc. tel)
Code c_ff_tel telephone interview at this wave (bhps sample only)
Code c_sex_dv Sex, derived
Code c_age_dv Age, derived from dob_dv and intdat_dv
Code c_ethn_dv Ethnic group (derived from multiple sources)
Code c_intdatd_dv Interview date: Day, derived
Code c_intdatm_dv Interview date: Month, derived
Code c_intdaty_dv Interview date: Year, derived
Code c_dobm_dv DOB: Month, derived
Code c_doby_dv DOB: Year, derived
Code c_pensioner_dv Whether R is of pensionable age
Code c_npn_dv Number of R's natural parents in hh
Code c_npns_dv Number of R's nat/step/adopt parents in hh
Code c_ngrp_dv Number of R's grandparents in hh
Code c_nnsib_dv Number of R's natural siblings in hh
Code c_nnssib_dv Number of R's nat/step/adopt siblings in hh
Code c_npensioner_dv Total # of pensionable age in hh
Code c_country Country of residence
Code c_gor_dv Government Office Region
Code c_urban_dv Urban or rural area, derived
Code c_hhresp_dv Household response status
Code c_agegr5_dv Age group (DVAGE): 5 year intervals
Code c_agegr10_dv Age group (DVAGE): 10 year intervals
Code c_agegr13_dv Age group (DVAGE): 13 categories
Code c_livesp_dv Lives with spouse in hh
Code c_cohab_dv Lives with cohabitee in hh
Code c_single_dv Single in hh
Code c_mastat_dv De facto marital status
Numeric c_buno_dv benefit unit number
Code c_depchl_dv Whether dependent child: DWP definition
Numeric c_nchild_dv Number of own children in household
Code c_ndepchl_dv Number of own dependent children in household
Code c_adresp15_dv PNO of person responsible for child under 16
Code c_respm16_dv whether natural/adoptive/step mother of child under 16
Code c_respf16_dv whether natural/adoptive/step/foster father of child under 16
Code c_rach16_dv Whether responsible for child under 16
Numeric c_hrpid Household reference person: PIDP
Numeric c_hrpno Household reference person: PNO
Code c_ppid partner's person identifier: PIDP
Code c_ppno partner's person number: PNO
Code c_sppid Spouse's person identifier: PIDP
Code c_sppno Spouse's person number: PNO
Code c_fnpno Natural father: PNO
Code c_fnspid Nat/step/adopt father: PIDP
Code c_fnspno Nat/step/adopt father: PNO
Code c_mnpno Natural mother: PNO
Code c_mnspid Nat/step/adopt mother: PIDP
Code c_mnspno Nat/step/adopt mother: PNO
Code c_grfpno Grand father: PNO
Code c_grmpno Grand father: PNO
Code c_scflag_dv flag for self completion record
Numeric c_psnen91_lw BHPS 1991 longitudinal enumerated person weight
Numeric c_psnen01_lw BHPS 2001 longitudinal enumerated person weight
Numeric c_psnenus_lw longitudinal enumerated person weight
Numeric c_psnenub_lw combined longitudinal enumerated person weight
Numeric c_psnenub_xw cross-sectional enumerated person weight