Dataset Description


Wave 3 Youth self completion questionnaire data Dataset

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Name Label
Numeric us3_c_youth.pidp cross-wave person identifier (public release)
Code personal identifier (BHPS cohort)
Numeric us3_c_youth.c_hidp household identifier (public release)
Numeric us3_c_youth.c_pno person number
Code us3_c_youth.c_hhorig Sample origin, household
Code us3_c_youth.c_memorig Sample origin, individual
Code us3_c_youth.c_psu Primary sampling unit
Code us3_c_youth.c_strata Strata
Code us3_c_youth.c_sampst Sample status
Code us3_c_youth.c_ivfio individual interview outcome
Code us3_c_youth.c_sex sex
Code us3_c_youth.c_dvage age
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypdobm date of birth - month
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypdoby date of birth - year
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsex sex of respondent
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcomp ever use a computer at home?
Code us3_c_youth.c_yppchw how often do you use a computer at home for doing schoolwork or course work?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcpgs how many hours do you spend using the computer at home for playing games on a
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcintnt how often do you use the computer at home for connecting to the internet, inc
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsocweb do you belong to a social web-site such as bebo, facebook or myspace?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypnetcht how many hours do you spend playing games on a games console on a normal scho
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypconsol do you or anyone else in your house have a games console such as playstation,
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypconstm how many hours do you spend playing games on a games console on a normal scho
Code us3_c_youth.c_yptvvidhrs how many hours do you spend watching tv, including video and dvds, on a norma
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypmobu do you have your own personal mobile phone?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypnpal how many close friends do you have?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypeatlivu in the past 7 days how many times have you eaten an evening meal together wit
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypfamsup do you feel supported by your family, that is the people who live with you?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypupset who would you turn to first within your family?
Code us3_c_youth.c_yplate in the past month, how many times have you stayed out after 9.00pm at night w
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsibling do you have any brothers or sisters living with you at home?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsibhit brothers/sisters hit, kick or push you
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsibsteal brothers/sisters take your belongings
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsibverab brothers/sisters call you nasty names
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsibtease brothers/sisters make fun of you
Code us3_c_youth.c_yphitsib hit, kick or push brothers/sisters
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypstealsib take belongings of brothers/sisters
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypverabsib call brothers/sisters nasty names
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypteasesib make fun of brothers/sisters
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypargm how often do you quarrel with your mother?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypargf how often do you quarrel with your father?
Code us3_c_youth.c_yptlkm how often do you talk to your mother, about things that matter to you?
Code us3_c_youth.c_yptlkf how often do you talk to your father, about things that matter to you?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypstephas do you have a step-mother or father, or someone like this, living at home wit
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsteprel how would you rate your relationship with your step-mother or father, or othe
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqa i try to be nice to other people, i care about their feelings
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqb i am restless, i cannot stay still for long
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqc i get a lot of headaches, stomach-aches or sickness
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqd i usually share with others (food, games, pens, etc.)
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqe i get very angry and often lose my temper
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqf i am usually on my own. i generally play alone or keep to myself
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqg i usually do as i am told
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqh i worry a lot
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqi i am helpful if someone is hurt, upset or feeling ill
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqj i am constantly fidgeting or squirming
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqk i have one good friend or more
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdql i fight a lot. i can make other people do what i want
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqm i am often unhappy, down-hearted or tearful
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqn other people my age generally like me
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqo i am easily distracted, i find it difficult to concentrate
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqp i am nervous in new situations. i easily lose confidence
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqq i am kind to younger children
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqr i am often accused of lying or cheating
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqs other children or young people pick on me or bully me
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqt i often volunteer to help others (parents, teachers, children)
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqu i think before i do things
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqv i take things that are not mine from home, school or elsewhere
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqw i get on better with adults than with people my own age
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqx i have many fears, i am easily scared
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqy i finish the work i m doing.
Code us3_c_youth.c_yphsw how feel about school work
Code us3_c_youth.c_yphap how feel about appearance
Code us3_c_youth.c_yphfm how feel about family
Code us3_c_youth.c_yphfr how feel about friends
Code us3_c_youth.c_yphsc how feel about school go to
Code us3_c_youth.c_yphlf how feel about life as a whole
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypllknbrd do you like living in this neighbourhood?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcrwra how much do you worry that you might be a victim of a crime?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcrworb how safe would you feel walking alone in this area after dark?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypacvwell how important do you think it is for you to do well in your gcse exams or sta
Code us3_c_youth.c_yplvsc2do what would you most like to do when you are 16?
Code us3_c_youth.c_yp2uni would you like to go on to do further full-time education at a college or uni
Code us3_c_youth.c_yptruant in the last 12 months, have you ever played truant?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypparsch my parents are interested in how i do at school
Code us3_c_youth.c_yppareve my parents come to school parents evenings
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypotrmisb how often do other pupils at school misbehave or cause trouble in your classe
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypmisbsch how often would you say you yourself misbehave or cause trouble in your class
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypfrpbulli how often do you get physically bullied at school?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypfrobulli how often do you get bullied in other ways at school?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypfrpbully do you physically bully other children at school?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypfrobully how often do you bully children in other ways at school?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsave which of the following describes what you usually do with your money?
Code us3_c_youth.c_yppkmp how much money did you receive last week to spend on yourself?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypwklw did you do any paid work last week?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypwhrs how many hours paid work did you do last week?
Code us3_c_youth.c_yppay how many hours paid work did you do last week?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcare do you look after anyone who lives here with you on a regular basis?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcawho1 who do you look after?: mother/father
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcawho2 who do you look after?: grandfather/grandmother
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcawho3 who do you look after?: brother/sister
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcawho4 who do you look after?: another adult relative
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcawho5 who do you look after?: another adult who is not a relative
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcawho6 who do you look after?: another child relative
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcawho7 who do you look after?: another child who is not a relative
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcahrs about how many hours a week would you say that you usually spend looking afte
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypcasch how often do you have to miss school to do this?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypffdwk how many days in a usual week do you eat fast food?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypjfd how many days in a usual week to you eat crisps or sweets or have fizzy drink
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypevrsmo do you ever smoke cigarettes at all?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsmofrq statement that describes you best - smoking
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypfralco do you have any friends who drink alcohol regularly, that is at least once a
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypevralc have you ever had an alcoholic drink?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypregalco and would you say that you drink regularly, that is at least once a week?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypdklm how many times in the last four weeks have you had an alcoholic drink?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypfght how often in the past month have you had a fight with someone that involved p
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypvand in the past year, have you deliberately broken or damaged property that didn
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypshop in the past year, have you deliberately broken or damaged property that didn
Code us3_c_youth.c_yprace which of the following groups do you think you belong to?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypreliggb what is your religion?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypvte3gb which political party would you vote for?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypreligni what is your religion (ni)?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypvte3ni which political party would you vote for?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypvte6 how interested are you in politics?
Code us3_c_youth.c_yplvhm at what age would you like to leave home?
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsoc90 future occupation (soc 90)
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsoc00 future occupation (soc2000)
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsoc10 future occupation (soc2010)
Code us3_c_youth.c_fnpid Natural father: PIDP
Code us3_c_youth.c_mnpid Natural mother: PIDP
Code us3_c_youth.c_pn1pid Natural parent 1: PIDP
Code us3_c_youth.c_pn1pno Natural parent 1: PNO
Code us3_c_youth.c_pn1sex Natural parent 1: Sex
Code us3_c_youth.c_pn2pid Natural parent 2: PIDP
Code us3_c_youth.c_pn2pno Natural parent 2: PNO
Code us3_c_youth.c_pn2sex Natural parent 2: Sex
Code us3_c_youth.c_pns1pid Nat/step/adopt parent 1: PIDP
Code us3_c_youth.c_pns1pno Nat/step/adopt parent 1: PNO
Code us3_c_youth.c_pns1sex Nat/step/adopt parent 1: Sex
Code us3_c_youth.c_pns2pid Nat/step/adopt parent 2: PIDP
Code us3_c_youth.c_pns2pno Nat/step/adopt parent 2: PNO
Code us3_c_youth.c_pns2sex Nat/step/adopt parent 2: Sex
Code us3_c_youth.c_grfpid Grand father: PIDP
Code us3_c_youth.c_grmpid Grand mother: PIDP
Code us3_c_youth.c_sex_dv Sex, derived
Code us3_c_youth.c_age_dv Age, derived from dob_dv and intdat_dv
Code us3_c_youth.c_ethn_dv Ethnic group (derived from multiple sources)
Code us3_c_youth.c_intdatd_dv Interview date: Day, derived
Code us3_c_youth.c_intdatm_dv Interview date: Month, derived
Code us3_c_youth.c_intdaty_dv Interview date: Year, derived
Code us3_c_youth.c_dobm_dv DOB: Month, derived
Code us3_c_youth.c_doby_dv DOB: Year, derived
Code us3_c_youth.c_npn_dv Number of R's natural parents in hh
Code us3_c_youth.c_npns_dv Number of R's nat/step/adopt parents in hh
Code us3_c_youth.c_ngrp_dv Number of R's grandparents in hh
Code us3_c_youth.c_nnsib_dv Number of R's natural siblings in hh
Code us3_c_youth.c_nnssib_dv Number of R's nat/step/adopt siblings in hh
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqes_dv SDQ Subscale: Emotional Symptoms
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqcp_dv SDQ Subscale: Conduct Problems
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqha_dv SDQ Subscale: Hyperactivity/Inattention
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqpp_dv SDQ Subscale: Peer Relationship Problems
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqps_dv SDQ Subscale: Prosocial
Code us3_c_youth.c_ypsdqtd_dv SDQ Total Difficulties Score
Code us3_c_youth.c_yprelig_dv Religion: condensed GB-NI version
Code us3_c_youth.c_country Country of residence
Code us3_c_youth.c_gor_dv Government Office Region
Code us3_c_youth.c_urban_dv Urban or rural area, derived
Code us3_c_youth.c_hhresp_dv Household response status
Code us3_c_youth.c_agegr5_dv Age group (DVAGE): 5 year intervals
Code us3_c_youth.c_agegr10_dv Age group (DVAGE): 10 year intervals
Code us3_c_youth.c_agegr13_dv Age group (DVAGE): 13 categories
Numeric us3_c_youth.c_buno_dv benefit unit number
Code us3_c_youth.c_adresp15_dv PNO of person responsible for child under 16
Code us3_c_youth.c_rach16_dv Whether responsible for child under 16
Numeric us3_c_youth.c_hrpid Household reference person: PIDP
Numeric us3_c_youth.c_hrpno Household reference person: PNO
Code us3_c_youth.c_fnpno Natural father: PNO
Code us3_c_youth.c_fnspid Nat/step/adopt father: PIDP
Code us3_c_youth.c_fnspno Nat/step/adopt father: PNO
Code us3_c_youth.c_mnpno Natural mother: PNO
Code us3_c_youth.c_mnspid Nat/step/adopt mother: PIDP
Code us3_c_youth.c_mnspno Nat/step/adopt mother: PNO
Code us3_c_youth.c_grfpno Grand father: PNO
Code us3_c_youth.c_grmpno Grand father: PNO
Numeric us3_c_youth.c_ythscub_xw combined cross-sectional youth interview weight