Personal questionnaire


Sort Variable Name
1 Original Household Number hhnr
1 Never Changing Person ID persnr
1 Survey Year (1984 = 1) welle
1 Subsample Identifier TNS-Infratest sample1
1 Current Wave HH Number (=PHHNR) hhnrakt
1 Current Wave HH Number (=HHNRAKT) phhnr
1 Person Number Surveyed pbefrper
1 Satisfaction With Health pp0101
1 Satisfaction With Work pp0102
1 Satisfaction With Housework pp0103
1 Satisfaction With Household Income pp0104
1 Satisfaction With Dwelling pp0105
1 Satisfaction With Amount Of Leisure Time pp0106
1 Satisfaction With Child Care pp0107
1 Satisfaction With Goods And Services pp0108
1 Satisfaction With Area You Live In pp0109
1 Satisfaction With Environment pp0110
1 Satisfaction With Standard Of Living pp0111
1 Hours Weekdays Job, Training pp02a1
1 Hours Saturday Job, Training pp02b1
1 Hours Sunday Job, Training pp02c1
1 Hours Weekdays Running Errands pp02a2
1 Hours Saturday Running Errands pp02b2
1 Hours Sunday Running Errands pp02c2
1 Hours Weekday Housework pp02a3
1 Hours Saturday Housework pp02b3
1 Hours Sunday Housework pp02c3
1 Hours Weekday Child Care pp02a4
1 Hours Saturday Child Care pp02b4
1 Hours Sunday Child Care pp02c4
1 Hours Weekdays Training, Education pp02a5
1 Hours Saturday Training, Education pp02b5
1 Hours Sunday Training, Education pp02c5
1 Hours Weekdays Repairs,Garden Work pp02a6
1 Hours Saturday Repairs,Garden Work pp02b6
1 Hours Sunday Repairs,Garden Work pp02c6
1 Hours Weekday Leisure, Hobbies pp02a7
1 Hours Saturday Leisure, Hobbies pp02b7
1 Hours Sunday Leisure, Hobbies pp02c7
1 Cultural Events pp0301
1 Cinema, Pop Concerts, Disco, Etc. pp0302
1 Active Sport pp0303
1 Social Time With Friends pp0304
1 Lend Help To Friends, Relatives, Etc. pp0305
1 Honorary Post, Office Work pp0306
1 Public Initiative Participation pp0307
1 Church Visits, Religious Events pp0308
1 Import.-Work For Satisfaction pp0401
1 Import.-Family For Satisfaction pp0402
1 Import.-Friends For Satisfaction pp0403
1 Import.-Income For Satisfaction pp0404
1 Import.-Housing For Satisfaction pp0405
1 Import.-Polit. Influence Satisfaction pp0406
1 Import.-Career Succ. For Satisfaction pp0407
1 Import.-Leisure Time For Satisfaction pp0408
1 Import.-Health For Satisfaction pp0409
1 Import.-Enviro Protctn For Satisfaction pp0410
1 Import.-Rlgion, Faith For Satisfaction pp0411
1 Import.-Residentl Area For Satisfaction pp0412
1 Import.-Self Mobility For Satisfaction pp0413
1 Registered Unemployed pp05
1 Maternity, Paternity Leave pp06
1 Paid Work In Last 7 Days pp07
1 Now Receiving Education,Training pp08
1 Now General-Education School pp0901
1 Now Specialized College pp0902
1 Vocational Training: Further Training/ Retraining pp0903
1 Now Vocational Training pp0904
1 Employment Status pp10
1 Find Suitable Position pp11
1 Gainful Employment In Future pp12
1 Gainful Employment Now pp13
1 Gainful Employment, Desire pp14
1 Current Occupation Or Something New pp15
1 Paid Occupation pp1601
1 Become Self Employed pp1602
1 Further Qualifications, Education pp1603
1 Reason For Employment pp17
1 Monthly Salary At Which Would Take Job pp1801
1 Monthly Salary-Cant Say pp1802
1 Could Start Immed.-Acceptable Position pp19
1 Actively Sought Work Last 4 Weeks pp20
1 New Job Since 1,1998 pp21
1 Current Position Month 98 Began pp2201
1 Current Position Month 99 Began pp2202
1 Type Of Job Change pp23
1 Compare Type Of Activity pp2501
1 Compare Earnings pp2502
1 Compare Advancement Opportunities pp2503
1 Compare Work Load pp2504
1 Compare Commuting pp2505
1 Compare Working Hour Regulations pp2506
1 Compare Social Security Benefits pp2507
1 Compare Job Security pp2508
1 Compare Use Of Professional Knowledge pp26
1 Actively Sought This Position pp27
1 Found Position Thru pp28
1 Training Applies To Current Occupation pp30
1 Training Required pp31
1 Brief On-The-Job Training pp3201
1 Longer On-The-Job Training pp3202
1 Training Course pp3203
1 Civil Service Job pp33
1 Size Of Company pp35
1 At Current Employer Since-Month pp3601
1 At Current Employer Since-Year pp3602
1 Duration Of Work Contract pp3701
1 Job Creation Measure Job pp3702
1 Is Industrial Sector Worker pp3801
1 Is Self-Employed pp3802
1 Currently In Education, Training pp3803
1 Is White-Collar Worker pp3804
1 Is Civil Servant pp3805
1 Look For New Positn-Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3901
1 Lose Job-Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3902
1 Promoted Withn Firm-Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3903
1 Become Self-Employ-Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3904
1 Change Occupations-Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3905
1 Exit Labor Force-Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3906
1 Be Demoted In Firm-Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3907
1 Retire-Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3908
1 Change F-T To P-T -Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3909
1 Get More Qualifctns-Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3910
1 Get Pay Raise-Expect In Next 2 Yrs pp3911
1 Change In Firms Workforce Last 12 Months pp40
1 Change In Firms Workforce next 12 Months pp41
1 Difficulty Of Finding New Job pp42
1 Job Where You Live pp43
1 Commuting pp44
1 Distance To Job In km pp4501
1 NA, Job Location Changes pp4502
1 Since When Commuting pp46
1 Job In Old, New Bundesland, Abroad pp47
1 Work From Home pp4801
1 Frequency Of Working From Home pp4802
1 Possibility To Work From Home pp49
1 Use Of A Computer pp5001
1 Internet Access pp5002
1 Hours Per Week Stipulated pp5101
1 Flexible Hours Of Work Per Week pp5102
1 Hours Per Week Actual pp52
1 Employer Pays Social Security Benefits pp53
1 Desired Weekly Work Hours pp54
1 Working Days Per Week pp5501
1 Flexible Hours Of Work Per Week pp5502
1 Hours Per Working Day pp5601
1 Change, Irregular pp5602
1 Work Overtime pp57
1 Compensated For Overtime pp5801
1 Overtime Is Time Off pp5802
1 Hours Of Overtime Last Month pp5901
1 Overtime Last Month pp5902
1 Gross Income Last Month pp6001
1 Net Income Last Month pp6002
1 Family Members Helps Out pp6101
1 Regular Second Job pp6102
1 Odd Jobs For Pay pp6103
1 None Of These pp6104
1 Second Job Agricultural, Forestry pp6301
1 Second Job Construction pp6302
1 Second Job Industrial, Manual pp6303
1 Second Job Service pp6304
1 Second Job in Company pp6401
1 Second Job in Private Household pp6402
1 Second Job in Public Institution pp6403
1 Second Job in Other pp6404
1 Second Job, Days Per Month pp6501
1 Second Job, Hours Per Day pp6502
1 Second Job, Earnings pp6601
1 Gross Amt Second Job Monthly Income pp6602
1 Unemployment Benefit pp6603
1 Gross Amt.Of Unemployment Benefit,Mo pp6604
1 Unemployment Relief pp6605
1 Gross Amt.Of Unemployment Relief, Mo pp6606
1 Subsistence Allowance pp6607
1 Gross Amt. Of Subsistence Allowance,Mo pp6608
1 Transition Money, etc. pp6609
1 Gross Amt. Of Transition Money, etc. pp6610
1 Early Retirement Benefits pp6611
1 Gross Amt. Of Early Rtiremnt Benefits,Mo pp6612
1 Old-Age,Invalid Pension pp6613
1 Gross Amt. Of Old-Age,Invalid Pension,Mo pp6614
1 Widow-Er,Orphan Benefit pp6615
1 Gross Amt Of Widow-Er,Orphan Benefit,Mo pp6616
1 Maternity Benefit pp6617
1 Gross Amount Of Maternity Benefit pp6618
1 Student Grant pp6619
1 Gross Amount Of Student Grant,Mo pp6620
1 Military,Comm. Serv. Payments pp6621
1 Gross Amt. Military,Comm. Serv. Pay,Mo pp6622
1 Income From Persons Not In Household pp6623
1 Gross Amt. Income-Persons Not In HH,Mo pp6624
1 No Other Income Besides Earned Income pp6625
1 Completed Education,Training Prev. Yr pp6701
1 Completed Training Month Prev. Yr pp6702
1 Completed Training Month Current Yr pp6703
1 General-Education School Degree pp6801
1 College Degree pp6802
1 Type Of College Degree pp6803
1 Primary Field Of Study In College pp6804
1 Occupation Trained For pp6805
1 Type Of Education,Training pp6806
1 Left Job Since Start Of Prev. Year pp69
1 Month Last Job Ended Previous Yr pp7001
1 Month Last Job Ended Current Yr pp7002
1 Years Worked On Last Job pp7101
1 Months Worked On Last Job pp7102
1 Why Job Terminated pp72
1 Severance Package, Compensation pp7301
1 Amt. Of Severance Package, Compensation pp7302
1 Future Job Prospects pp74
1 Employed Full-Time Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp7501
1 Employed Part-Time Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp7502
1 Education,Retraining Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp7503
1 Registered Unemployed Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp7504
1 Retired Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp7505
1 Maternity Leave Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp7506
1 In School,College Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp7507
1 Military,Community Srvce Jan-Dec Prv. Yr pp7508
1 Housewife,Househusband Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp7509
1 Other Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp7510
1 Wages, Salary Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp76a01
1 Mths Of Wages,Salary Prev. Yr pp76a02
1 Gross Amount Of Wages, Salary Prev. Yr pp76a03
1 Self-Employment Income Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp76b01
1 Mths Of Self-Employment Income Prev. Yr pp76b02
1 Gross Amt. Of Self-Empl.Income Prv. Yr pp76b03
1 Second Job Income Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp76c01
1 Mths Of Second Job Income Prev. Yr pp76c02
1 Gross Amount Second Job Income Prev. Yr pp76c03
1 Old-Age,Invalid Pension Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp76d01
1 Mths Of Old-Age,Invalid Pension Prev. Yr pp76d02
1 Gross Amt. O-Age, Invlid Pension Prv. Yr pp76d03
1 Widow-Er, Orphan Benefit Jan-Dec Prv. Yr pp76e01
1 Mths Of Widow-Er,Orphan Benefit Prev. Yr pp76e02
1 Gross Amt Widow-Er,Orphan Benft Prv. Yr pp76e03
1 Unemployment Benefit Jan-Dec Prev Yr pp76f01
1 Mths Of Unemployment Benefit Prev Yr pp76f02
1 Gross Amt Unemployment Benefit Prev Yr pp76f03
1 Unemployment Relief Jan-Dec Prev Yr pp76g01
1 Mths Of Unemployment Relief Prev Yr pp76g02
1 Gross Amt Unemployment Relief Prev.Yr pp76g03
1 Maint.Support,Training Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp76h01
1 Mths Maint.Support,Training Prev. Yr pp76h02
1 Gross Amt Maint.Support,Trnng Prev. Yr pp76h03
1 Transition Benefit Prev. Yr pp76i01
1 Mths Transition Benefit Prev. Yr pp76i02
1 Gross Amt Transition Benefit Prev. Yr pp76i03
1 Maternity Benefit Jan-Dec Prev Yr pp76j01
1 Mths Of Maternity Benefit Prev Yr pp76j02
1 Gross Amount Of Maternity Benefit pp76j03
1 Student Grant Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp76k01
1 Mths Of Student Grant Prev. Yr pp76k02
1 Gross Amount Of Student Grant pp76k03
1 Military,Comm. Serv. Pay Prev. Yr pp76l01
1 Months Military,Comm. Serv. Pay Prev. Yr pp76l02
1 Gross Amount Mil.,Comm. Serv.Pay Prev. Yr pp76l03
1 Income-Prsons Not In HH Jan-Dec Prev. Yr pp76m01
1 Mths Of Income-Prsons Not In HH Prev. Yr pp76m02
1 Gross Amount Of Income-Persons Not In HH pp76m03
1 No Income At All Prev. Yr pp76n
1 13th Month Pay Prev. Yr pp7701
1 Amount Of 13th Month Pay Prev. Yr pp7702
1 14th Month Pay Prev. Yr pp7703
1 Amount Of 14th Month Pay Prev. Yr pp7704
1 Christmas Bonus Prev. Yr pp7705
1 Amount Of Christmas Bonus Prev. Yr pp7706
1 Vacation Bonus Prev. Yr pp7707
1 Amount Of Vacation Bonus Prev. Yr pp7708
1 Profit-Sharing Bonus Prev. Yr pp7709
1 Amount Of Profit-Sharing Bonus Prev. Yr pp7710
1 Other Bonuses Prev. Yr pp7711
1 Amount Of Other Bonuses Prev. Yr pp7712
1 No Bonuses,Perks Prev. Yr pp7713
1 Short-Time Work Benefit Prev. Yr pp7801
1 Weeks Of Short-Time Benefit Prev. Yr pp7802
1 Bad Weather Benefit Prev. Yr pp7803
1 Weeks Of Bad Weather Benefit Prev. Yr pp7804
1 No S.Time, Bad Weather Benefit Prev. Yr pp7805
1 Amt. Worker Pension-Self pp7901
1 Amt. Miner Pension-Self pp7902
1 Amt. Civil Servant Pension-Self pp7903
1 Amt. War Victim Pension-Self pp7904
1 Amt. Farmer Pension-Self pp7905
1 Amt. Worker Accident Pension-Self pp7906
1 Amt. Supp. Civil Servant Pension-Self pp7907
1 Amt. Company Pension-Self pp7908
1 Amt. Other Pension-Self pp7909
1 Amt. Worker Pension-Dependent pp7910
1 Amt. Miner Pension-Dependent pp7911
1 Amt. Civil Servant Pension-Dependent pp7912
1 Amt. War Victim Pension-Dependent pp7913
1 Amt. Farmer Pension-Dependent pp7914
1 Amt. Worker Accident Pension-Dependent pp7915
1 Amt. Supp. Civil Servant Pension-Dependent pp7916
1 Amt. Company Pension-Dependent pp7917
1 Amt. Other Pension-Dependent pp7918
1 Type Of Health Insurance pp80
1 Health Insurance Provider pp81
1 Insurance Status pp82
1 Additional Private Insurance pp83
1 Amt. Addtnl. Private Insurance pp8401
1 Amt. Addtnl. Private Insurance Unknown pp8402
1 Hospital Stay Covered pp8501
1 Dentures Covered pp8502
1 Corrective Devices Covered pp8503
1 Coverage Abroad pp8504
1 Other pp8505
1 Coverage Unknown pp8506
1 Qualify For Addtnl Allowances pp86
1 Qualify For Addtnl Allowances Private pp87
1 Private Health Insurance pp88
1 Private Health Insurance Status pp89
1 Amt. Monthly Private Health Insurance pp9001
1 Monthly Amount Unknown pp9002
1 Only Myself Covered pp9101
1 Number Of Additional Persons Covered pp9102
1 Health Insurance Deductible, Co-Payment pp92
1 Amount Of Co-Payment pp9301
1 General Deductible pp9302
1 Combination Deductible, pp9303
1 Health Insurance Changed In 1998 pp94
1 Current Health pp95
1 Handicapped pp96
1 Legally Handicapped, Reduced Employment pp9701
1 Handicap Extent pp9702
1 Number Of Visits To Doctor pp9801
1 No Visits To Doctor pp9802
1 Pay For Visits To Medical Practitioner pp99
1 Hospital Stay Previous Year pp100
1 Number Of Hospital Stays Prev. Yr pp10101
1 Nights Of Hospital Stay Prev. Yr pp10102
1 Out Sick More Than Six Wks. Prev. Yr pp102
1 No Days Off Work Sick Last Year pp10301
1 Number Of Days Off Work Sick Last Year pp10302
1 Treated By Doc For Work Injury Prev. Yr pp104
1 Spa, Other In-Patient Rehab. Prev. Yr pp105
1 Smoker pp106
1 My lifes course depends on me pp10701
1 Haven't achieved what I deserve pp10702
1 What you achieve depends on luck pp10703
1 Influence on social conditions through involvement pp10704
1 Others make the crucial decisions in my life pp10705
1 Success takes hard work pp10706
1 Doubt my abilities when problems arise pp10707
1 Possibilities are defined by social conditions pp10708
1 Abilities are more important than effort pp10709
1 Little control over my life pp10710
1 Future In General pp108
1 Worried About Economic Development pp10901
1 Worried About Finances pp10902
1 Worried About Own Health pp10903
1 Worried About Environment pp10904
1 Worried About Peace pp10905
1 Worried About Crime pp10906
1 Worried About Introduction Of Euro pp10907
1 Worried About Immigration To Germany pp10908
1 Worried About Hostility To Foreigners pp10909
1 Worried About Job Security pp10910
1 Other Worries pp10911
1 Political Interests pp110
1 Supports Political Party pp111
1 Political Party Supported pp11201
1 Amount of Support for Political Party pp11202
1 Ties To Local Area pp113
1 Move Away Due To Family Or Job pp114
1 Move To Another Part Of Germany pp115
1 German pp11601
1 Nationality pp11602
1 Born In Germany pp117
1 1984 Already In Germany pp118
1 Contact To Germans pp119
1 Visited Germans Previous Yr pp120
1 Received Visits From Germans Previous Yr pp121
1 Own Opinion Of Spoken German pp12201
1 Own Opinion Of Written German pp12202
1 Spoken Langauge Country Of Origin pp12203
1 Written Language Country of Origin pp12204
1 Language Most Used pp123
1 Disadvantages Due To Origin pp124
1 Wish To Remain Germany Permanently pp125
1 How Long Wish To Remain Germany pp12601
1 Number Of Desired Years pp12602
1 Do Not Know Number Of Desired Years pp12603
1 Feel German pp127
1 Connected With Country Of Origin pp128
1 Mother Not In Germany pp12901
1 Father Not In Germany pp12902
1 Current Spouse Not In Germany pp12903
1 Children LT 18 Not In Germany pp12904
1 Number Of Children LT 18 pp12905
1 Children GE 18 Not In Germany pp12906
1 Number Of Children GE 18 pp12907
1 Siblings Not In Germany pp12908
1 Number Of Siblings Not In Germany pp12909
1 No, None Of Above Mentioned pp12910
1 Sex pp13001
1 Year Of Birth pp13002
1 Marital Status pp131
1 Currently Have Steady Partner pp13201
1 Partner Lives In Household pp13202
1 Never Changing Person ID pp13203
1 Married pp13301
1 Month Married Previous Year pp13302
1 Month Married Survey Year pp13303
1 Moved In Together pp13304
1 Month Moved In Together Previous Year pp13305
1 Month Moved In Together Survey Year pp13306
1 Divorced pp13307
1 Month Divorced Previous Year pp13308
1 Month Divorced Survey Year pp13309
1 Separated From Partner pp13310
1 Month Separated Previous Year pp13311
1 Month Separated Survey Year pp13312
1 Partner Died pp13313
1 Month Partner Died Previous Year pp13314
1 Month Partner Died Survey Year pp13315
1 Child Moved Out pp13316
1 Month Child Moved Out Previous Year pp13317
1 Month Child Moved Out Survey Year pp13318
1 Child Born pp13319
1 Month Child Born Previous Year pp13320
1 Month Child Born Survey Year pp13321
1 Other HH Comp Change pp13322
1 Month Other HH Comp Change Previous Yr pp13323
1 Month Other HH Comp Change Survey Yr pp13324
1 No Change In HH Composition pp13325
1 Payments To Parents,-Inlaw pp13401
1 Amount Of Pay To Parents,-Inlaw pp13402
1 Parents Live In Germany pp13403
1 Parents Live In Foreign Country pp13404
1 Payments To Children pp13405
1 Amount Of Payments To Children pp13406
1 Children Live In Germany pp13407
1 Children Live In Foreign Country pp13408
1 Payments To Spouse pp13409
1 Amount Of Payments To Spouse pp13410
1 Spouse Lives In Germany pp13411
1 Spouse Lives In Foreign Country pp13412
1 Payments To Other Relatives pp13413
1 Amt. Of Payments To Other Relatives pp13414
1 Relatives Live In Germany pp13415
1 Relatives Live In Foreign Country pp13416
1 Payments To Others Previous Yr pp13417
1 Amount Of Payments To Others Prev. Yr pp13418
1 Others Live In Germany pp13419
1 Others Live In Foreign Country pp13420
1 No Payments Previous Yr pp13421
1 Satisfaction With Life At Today pp13501
1 Satisfaction With Life In Five Years pp13502
1 Comparison With 10 Years Ago pp136
1 Survey Instrument ppinta
1 Length In Minutes Oral Interview ppdauer1
1 Length In Minutes Written Interview ppdauer2
1 Day Of Interview pptagin
1 Month Of Interview ppmonin
1 Current Occupational Classification (ISCO-88 Com) pp29_isco88
1 Current Occupational Classification (KldB92) pp29_kldb92
1 Industry Occupation [pbra] (NACE Rev. 1.1, Sector) pp34_nace
1 Current Occupational Classification Secondary Employment [pjobx] (ISCO-88 Com) pp62_isco88
1 Current Occupational Classification Secondary Employment [pjobx] (KldB92) pp62_kldb92
1 Interviewer ID intid
1 abgeschl. berufl. Ausbildung (Lehre) [pab7x] (ISCO-88 COM, 4-Steller) pp6805_isco88
1 abgeschl. berufl. Ausbildung (Lehre) [pab7x] (KlBA 88, aehnl. KldB88) pp6805_klba88
1 abgeschl. berufl. Ausbildung (Lehre) [pab7x] (KldB 92, 4-Steller) pp6805_kldb92


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