Cross-national equivalent file (long)

Contains individual-level and household-level data to ensure a harmonized cross-country comparison. It is keyed on PID (Person ID) and SYEAR (Survey Year), see


Sort Variable Name
15 Number of Persons in HH d11106
16 Number of Children in HH d11107
32 HH Private Transfers i11106
71 No. hh members 19 and above or 16-18,ind h11110
164 Widows supplement. benefits(civil servants) ivbl2
174 Have or had diabetes m11107
190 Body weight m11123
196 Losses from renting and leasing lossr
197 Losses from capital investment lossc
209 Imp.flag: Additional child benefit fadchb
210 Advance child maintenance payment iachm
221 Imputation Flag for Income of children in household fkidy
2 Never Changing Person ID pid
195 Social assistance for elderly ssold
3 Survey Year syear
4 Person Identification Number x11101ll
41 HH State Taxes (TAXSIM) i11115
46 Share of imputed HH Labour Income i11203
72 Indicator-wife in HH h11112
108 Income from rental and leasing renty
37 HH Federal Taxes i11111
24 [de] Occupation of Individual (ISCO08) e11105_v2
112 Housing benefit house
36 Individual Labor Earnings i11110
113 Compulsory long term care insurance nursh
114 Social assistance(living expenses etc) subst
115 Social assistance f. spec. circumstances sphlp
116 Housing support for owner-occupiers hsup
165 Widows company pension icom2
166 Other widows pension ison2
0 Original household number cid
1 Current Wave HH Number (=bhHHNR) hid
5 Gender of Individual d11102ll
6 Subsample Identifier x11104ll
7 Race of individual d11112ll
8 HH Identification Number x11102
9 Individual in HH at Survey x11103
10 Individual responded to Survey x11105
11 Age of Individual d11101
12 Race of HH Head d11103
13 Marital Status of Individual d11104
14 Relationship to HH Head d11105
17 Education With Respect to High School d11108
18 Number of Years of Education d11109
19 Annual Work Hours of Individual e11101
20 Employment Status of Individual e11102
21 Employment Level of Individual e11103
22 Primary Activity of Individual e11104
23 [de] Occupation of Individual (ISCO88) e11105_v1
25 1 Digit Industry Code of Individual e11106
26 2 Digit Industry Code of Individual e11107
27 HH Pre-Government Income i11101
33 HH Public Transfers i11107
34 HH Social Security Pensions i11108
35 Total HH Taxes i11109
38 HH Social Security Taxes i11112
42 HH Federal Taxes (TAXSIM) i11116
43 HH Private Retirement Income i11117
44 Share of imputed HH Pre-Government Income i11201
45 Share of imputed HH Post-Government Income i11202
47 Share of imputed HH Income From Asset Flows i11204
48 Share of imputed HH Private Transfers i11206
49 Share of imputed HH Public Transfers i11207
50 Share of imputed HH Social Security Pensions i11208
51 Share of imputed Individual Labor Earnings i11210
52 Share of imputed HH Private Retirement Income i11217
53 Individuals Cross-sectional Weight - without 1st wave of a subsample w11101
54 HH Weight w11102
55 Longitudinal Weight - Respondent Individual w11103
56 Cross-sectional Weight - all samples w11105
57 X-Sectional Weight - Enumerated Individual w11107
58 Longitudinal Weight - Enumerated Individual w11108
59 Population Factor for w11103$ w11109
60 Population Factor for w11107$ w11110
61 Population Factor for w11108$ w11111
62 Number of hh members age 0-14 h11101
63 Number of hh members age 15-18 h11102
64 Number of hh members age 0-1 h11103
65 Number of hh members age 2-4 h11104
66 Number of hh members age 5-7 h11105
67 Number of hh members age 8-10 h11106
68 Number of hh members age 11-12 h11107
69 Number of hh members age 13-15 h11108
70 Number of hh members age 16-18 h11109
73 Consumer Price Index y11101
74 State of Residence l11101
75 [de] State of Residence (East-West Version) l11101_ew
76 Region l11102
77 Household Windfall Income i11118
78 Impute Household Windfall Income i11218
79 Indicator - Head in HH h11111
80 Impute HH Imputed Rental Value i11205
81 Impute Total HH Taxes i11209
82 Individuals Cross-sectional Weight - without 1st wave of a subsample w11104
83 Impute Annual Work Hours of Individual e11201
84 Wages,Salary from main job ijob1
85 Income from secondary employment ijob2
86 Income from self-employment iself
87 old-age,disability and civil serv. pensions ioldy
88 widows and/or orphans pension iwidy
89 Unemployment benefit iunby
90 Unemployment assistance iunay
91 Subsistence allowance isuby
92 Old-age transition benefit ieret
93 Maternity benefit imaty
94 Student grants istuy
95 Military/community service pay imilt
96 Alimony ialim
97 Private Transfers received ielse
98 Company pension (surviving dependants c.p.) icomp
99 Private pension (old-age,accid.,disability) iprvp
100 [de] 13th montpequivy salary i13ly
101 [de] 14th montpequivy salary i14ly
107 Widows pension: stat pension insurance igrv2
109 Operation, maintenance costs opery
110 Interest, dividend income divdy
111 Child allowance chspt
117 Imp.flag:Wages,Salary from main job fjob1
118 Imp.flag:Income from secondary job fjob2
119 Imp.flag:Income from self-employment fself
120 Imp.flag:Unemployment benefit funby
121 Imp.flag:old-age,civil serv. pensions foldy
122 Imp.flag:widows/orphans pension fwidy
123 Imp.flag:Unemployment assistance funay
124 Imp.flag:Subsistence allowance fsuby
125 Imp.flag:Old-age transition benefit feret
126 Imp.flag:Maternity benefit fmaty
127 Imp.flag:Student grants fstuy
128 Imp.flag:Military/community service pay fmilt
129 Imp.flag:Alimony falim
130 Imp.flag:Private Transfers received felse
131 Imp.flag:Company pension fcomp
132 Imp.flag:Private pension(old-age,accid.) fprvp
133 [de] Imp.flag:13th montpequivy salary f13ly
134 [de] Imp.flag:14th montpequivy salary f14ly
135 Imp.flag:Christmas bonus fxmas
136 Imp.flag:Vacation bonus fholy
137 Imp.flag:Profit-sharing fgray
138 Imp.flag:Other bonuses fothy
139 Imp.flag:retirement pay from fgrv1
140 Imp.flag:widows pension from fgrv2
141 Imp.flag:Income from rental and leasing frenty
142 Imp.flag:Operation, maintenance costs fopery
143 Imp.flag:Interest, dividend income fdivdy
144 Imp.flag:Child allowance fchspt
145 Imp.flag:Housing benefit fhouse
146 Imp.flag:Compuls. long term care insurance fnursh
147 Imp.flag:Social assist.(living expenses ..) fsubst
148 Imp.flag:Soc. assist. for spec. circumstan. fsphlp
149 Imp.flag:Housing support f. owner-occupiers fhsup
150 Social miners insurance pension ismp1
151 Civil servant pension iciv1
152 War victim pension iwar1
153 Farmer Pension iagr1
154 Statutory accident insurance iguv1
155 Supplementary benefits for civil servants ivbl1
156 Company pension icom1
157 Private pension iprv1
158 Other pension ison1
159 Widows social miners insurance pension ismp2
160 Widows civil servant pension iciv2
161 Widows war victim pension iwar2
162 Widows farmer Pension iagr2
163 Widows statutory accident insurance iguv2
167 Widows private pension iprv2
168 Overnight hosp stay m11101
169 Inpatient nights in hosp m11102
170 Work accident required treatment m11103
171 Frequency of sport or exercise m11104
172 Have had stroke m11105
173 High blood pressure/circulation problems m11106
175 Have or had cancer m11108
176 Psychiatric problems m11109
177 Arthritis m11110
178 Angina or heart condition m11111
179 Difficulties breathing m11112
180 Have trouble climbing stairs m11113
181 Need help or have difficulty bathing alone m11114
182 Dressing difficult alone m11115
183 Difficulty/need help getting in/out bed m11116
184 Need help with shopping m11117
185 Walk 10+ min alone difficult m11118
186 Housework difficult alone m11119
187 Health limits kneeling m11120
188 Health limits vigorous activities m11121
189 Body height m11122
191 Disability Status of Individual m11124
192 Satisfaction with Health m11125
193 Current Self-Rated Health Status m11126
194 Number of annual doctor visits m11127
198 Imp.flag: Social assistance for elderly fssold
199 Imp.flag: Losses from renting and leasing flossr
200 Imp.flag: Losses from capital investment flossc
201 Commuting,travel grant itray
202 Imp.flag: Commuting, travel grant ftray
203 Indemnity idemy
204 Imp.flag: indemnity fdemy
205 Unemployment benefit II alg2
206 Imp.flag: Unemployment benefit II falg2
207 Overall life satisfaction p11101
208 Additional child benefit adchb
211 Imp.flag: Advance child maintenance payment fachm
212 Child Care Subsidy chsub
213 Imputation flag: Child care Subsidy fchsub
214 Child support, caregiver alimony ichsu
215 Imp.flag: Child support, caregiver alimony fchsu
216 Divorce alimony, during separation ispou
217 Imp.flag: Divorce alimony, during separation fspou
218 Riester pension plan irie1
219 Widows Riester pension plan irie2
220 Income of children in household kidy
222 Profit Withdrawal iwith
223 Imputation Flag for Profit Withdrawal fwith
224 Pensions from another country iaus1
225 Widows / orphans pension from another country iaus2
226 Asylum seeker benefit asyl
227 Benefits from the educational package edupac
228 Imputation flag: Asylum seeker benefit fasyl
229 Imputation flag: Benefits from the educational package fedupac
230 [de] Pensions for liberal professions ilib1
231 [de] Widow / orphans pensions for liberal professions ilib2
39 HH Post-Government Income (TAXSIM) i11113
40 Total HH Taxes (TAXSIM) i11114
102 Christmas bonus ixmas
103 Vacation bonus iholy
104 Profit-sharing igray
105 Other bonuses iothy
106 Retirement pay: stat. pension insurance igrv1
28 HH Post-Government Income i11102
29 HH Labor Income i11103
30 HH Income From Asset Flows i11104
31 HH Imputed Rent i11105
232 [de] Input dataset inputdataset

Study: soep-core

Dataset: pequiv


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