Dataset Description


Wave 3 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 c_hidp household identifier (public release)
Numeric c_pno person number
Code c_childpno childpno
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_ps1 responsive to feelings and needs
Code c_ps2 physical punishment as discipline
Code c_ps3 take desires into account
Code c_ps4 don t give reasons for actions
Code c_ps5 explain good/bad behaviour
Code c_ps6 spank if disobedient
Code c_ps7 encourage to talk about feelings
Code c_ps8 find it difficult to discipline
Code c_ps9 encourage to express themselves
Code c_ps10 punish by taking away privileges
Code c_ps11 emphasise reasons for rules
Code c_ps12 comfort child when upset
Code c_ps13 yell when child misbehaves
Code c_ps14 praise child when good
Code c_ps15 give in when child makes a fuss
Code c_ps16 exlode in anger towards child
Code c_ps17 threaten punishment more than give
Code c_ps18 consider child s preferences when making plans
Code c_ps19 grab child when disobedient
Code c_ps20 state punishment but don t give
Code c_ps21 respect child s opinion
Code c_ps22 allow child input into rules
Code c_ps23 scold/criticise to make child improve
Code c_ps24 spoil child
Code c_ps25 give child reasons rules should be obeyed
Code c_ps26 threaten child with no explanation
Code c_ps27 warm happy times with child
Code c_ps28 child left alone with no explanation
Code c_ps29 help child understand consequences of their actions
Code c_ps30 scold when child s behaviour doesn t meet expectations
Code c_ps31 explain consequences of child s behaviour
Code c_ps32 slap child when misbehaves
Code c_psdqa_dv PSDQ: Authorative parenting scale
Code c_psdqb_dv PSDQ: Authoritarian parenting scale
Code c_psdqc_dv PSDQ: Permissive parenting scale