Dataset Description


Wave 1 Youth self completion questionnaire data Dataset

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Name Label
Numeric us1_a_youth.pidp cross-wave person identifier (public release)
Numeric us1_a_youth.a_hidp household identifier (public release)
Numeric us1_a_youth.a_pno person number
Code us1_a_youth.a_hhorig sample origin
Code us1_a_youth.a_memorig Sample origin, individual
Code us1_a_youth.a_psu Primary sampling unit
Code us1_a_youth.a_strata Strata
Code us1_a_youth.a_sampst Sample status
Code us1_a_youth.a_ivfio individual response outcome
Code us1_a_youth.a_sex sex
Code us1_a_youth.a_dvage age for whole sample, from birth or ageif
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypdobm date of birth:month
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypdoby date of birth:year
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsex gender of youth
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypcomp do you ever use a computer at home?
Code us1_a_youth.a_yppchw how often use pc for home/course work
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypcpgs computer use at home for games on a school day
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypcintnt computer use at home connecting to internet
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsocweb belong to social website such as: bebo, facebook or myspace
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypnetcht hours spent chatting through a social website
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypconsol games console (such as playstation, x-box or wii) in home
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypconstm hours spent playing on a games console on a normal school day
Code us1_a_youth.a_yptvvidhrs hours spent watching tv on a school day
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypmobu have own mobile phone?
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypnpal how many close friends do you have?
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypeatlivu how many times in last 7 days has eaten evening meal with family
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypfamsup feel suported by family - that is those that live with you
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypupset suppose felt upset or worried - who would you turn to first
Code us1_a_youth.a_yplate past month: times out after 9.00 pm?
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsibling whether have brothers or sisters living at home
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsibhit whether brothers or sisters hit kick or push
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsibsteal whether brothers or sisters take belongings
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsibverab whether brothers or sisters call you nasty names
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsibtease whether brothers or sisters make fun of you
Code us1_a_youth.a_yphitsib whether hit, kick or push brothers or sisters
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypstealsib whether take belongings from brothers or sisters
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypverabsib whether call brothers or sisters nasty names
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypteasesib whether make fun of brothers or sisters
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypargm how often quarrel with your mother?
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypargf how often quarrel with your father?
Code us1_a_youth.a_yptlkm talk to mum: things that matter?
Code us1_a_youth.a_yptlkf talk to dad: things that matter?
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqa tries to be nice / cares about others feelings
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqb restless and cannot stay still for long
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqc gets head-aches, stomach-aches or sickness
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqd usually shares with others
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqe gets very angry and often loses temper
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqf usually on own. generally plays alone or keeps to themselves
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqg usually does as told
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqh worries a lot
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqi helpful if someone is hurt, upset or feeling ill
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqj constantly figets or squirms
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqk has one good friend or more
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdql fights a lot. can make people do what wants
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqm is often unhappy, downhearted or tearful
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqn generally liked by others own age
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqo is easily distracted. is difficult to concentrate
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqp is nervous in new situations. easily loses confidence
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqq is kind to young children
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqr often accused of lying or cheating
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqs other children or young people pick on or bully
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqt often volunteers to help (parents, teachers, children)
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqu thinks before doing things
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqv takes things that are not theirs
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqw gets on better with adults
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqx has many fears, is easily scared
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqy finishes work
Code us1_a_youth.a_yphsw feel about your school work?
Code us1_a_youth.a_yphap feel about your appearance?
Code us1_a_youth.a_yphfm feel about your family?
Code us1_a_youth.a_yphfr feel about your friends?
Code us1_a_youth.a_yphsc feel about your school?
Code us1_a_youth.a_yphlf feel about your life as a whole?
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypacvwell importance of doing well in gcse's or standard grades
Code us1_a_youth.a_yplvsc2do what would most like to do at 16
Code us1_a_youth.a_yp2uni would like to go to college/university
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypparsch whether parents are interested in how does at school
Code us1_a_youth.a_yppareve whether parents attend parent's evenings at school
Code us1_a_youth.a_yptruant whether has ever played truant
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypotrmisb how often others misbehave or cause trouble in class
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypmisbsch how often misbehave at school
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypfrpbulli how often physically bullied at school
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypfrobulli how often bullied in other ways at school
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypfrpbully how often physically bully others at school
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypfrobully how often bully others in other ways
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypfrutppd number of portions of fresh fruit and vegetables per day
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypffdwk frequency of eating fast food: days in a normal week
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypjfd how often eat crisps fizzy drinks sweets
Code us1_a_youth.a_yppsprt how often play sport, areobics, keep fit
Code us1_a_youth.a_yptrvl2sch main means of travel to school
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypevrsmo ever smoke cigarettes at all
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsmofrq frequency of smoking
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypevralc ever had an alcoholic drink
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypfralco whether has any friends who drink alcohol regularly
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypregalco whether drinks alcohol regularly
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypdklm past month: how many alcoholic drinks?
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypreliggb religion gb
Code us1_a_youth.a_yprace which group belongs to
Code us1_a_youth.a_yplvhm age you think when you leave home?
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypreligni religion ni
Code us1_a_youth.a_fnpid Natural father: PIDP
Code us1_a_youth.a_mnpid Natural mother: PIDP
Code us1_a_youth.a_pn1pid Natural parent 1: PIDP
Code us1_a_youth.a_pn1pno Natural parent 1: PNO
Code us1_a_youth.a_pn1sex Natural parent 1: Sex
Code us1_a_youth.a_pn2pid Natural parent 2: PIDP
Code us1_a_youth.a_pn2pno Natural parent 2: PNO
Code us1_a_youth.a_pn2sex Natural parent 2: Sex
Code us1_a_youth.a_pns1pid Nat/step/adopt parent 1: PIDP
Code us1_a_youth.a_pns1pno Nat/step/adopt parent 1: PNO
Code us1_a_youth.a_pns1sex Nat/step/adopt parent 1: Sex
Code us1_a_youth.a_pns2pid Nat/step/adopt parent 2: PIDP
Code us1_a_youth.a_pns2pno Nat/step/adopt parent 2: PNO
Code us1_a_youth.a_pns2sex Nat/step/adopt parent 2: Sex
Code us1_a_youth.a_grfpid Grand father: PIDP
Code us1_a_youth.a_grmpid Grand mother: PIDP
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsoc90 Young person: job like when left education: soc 1990
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsoc00 Young person: job like when left education: soc 2000
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsoc10 Young person: job like when left education: soc 2010
Code us1_a_youth.a_sex_dv Sex, derived
Code us1_a_youth.a_age_dv Age, derived from dob_dv and intdat_dv
Code us1_a_youth.a_ethn_dv Ethnic group (derived from multiple sources)
Code us1_a_youth.a_intdatd_dv Interview date: Day, derived
Code us1_a_youth.a_intdatm_dv Interview date: Month, derived
Code us1_a_youth.a_intdaty_dv Interview date: Year, derived
Code us1_a_youth.a_dobm_dv DOB: Month, derived
Code us1_a_youth.a_doby_dv DOB: Year, derived
Code us1_a_youth.a_npn_dv Number of R's natural parents in hh
Code us1_a_youth.a_npns_dv Number of R's nat/step/adopt parents in hh
Code us1_a_youth.a_ngrp_dv Number of R's grandparents in hh
Code us1_a_youth.a_nnsib_dv Number of R's natural siblings in hh
Code us1_a_youth.a_nnssib_dv Number of R's nat/step/adopt siblings in hh
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqes_dv SDQ Subscale: Emotional Symptoms
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqcp_dv SDQ Subscale: Conduct Problems
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqha_dv SDQ Subscale: Hyperactivity/Inattention
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqpp_dv SDQ Subscale: Peer Relationship Problems
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqps_dv SDQ Subscale: Prosocial
Code us1_a_youth.a_ypsdqtd_dv SDQ Total Difficulties Score
Code us1_a_youth.a_yprelig_dv Religion: condensed GB-NI version
Code us1_a_youth.a_country Country of residence
Code us1_a_youth.a_gor_dv Government Office Region
Code us1_a_youth.a_urban_dv Urban or rural area, derived
Code us1_a_youth.a_hhresp_dv Household response status
Code us1_a_youth.a_agegr5_dv Age group (DVAGE): 5 year intervals
Code us1_a_youth.a_agegr10_dv Age group (DVAGE): 10 year intervals
Code us1_a_youth.a_agegr13_dv Age group (DVAGE): 13 categories
Numeric us1_a_youth.a_buno_dv benefit unit number
Code us1_a_youth.a_adresp15_dv PNO of person responsible for child under 16
Code us1_a_youth.a_rach16_dv Whether responsible for child under 16
Numeric us1_a_youth.a_hrpid Household reference person: PIDP
Numeric us1_a_youth.a_hrpno Household reference person: PNO
Code us1_a_youth.a_fnpno Natural father: PNO
Code us1_a_youth.a_fnspid Nat/step/adopt father: PIDP
Code us1_a_youth.a_fnspno Nat/step/adopt father: PNO
Code us1_a_youth.a_mnpno Natural mother: PNO
Code us1_a_youth.a_mnspid Nat/step/adopt mother: PIDP
Code us1_a_youth.a_mnspno Nat/step/adopt mother: PNO
Code us1_a_youth.a_grfpno Grand father: PNO
Code us1_a_youth.a_grmpno Grand father: PNO
Numeric us1_a_youth.a_ythscus_xw cross-sectional youth self-completion weight