Youth questionnaire for first time respondents at age 17


Sort Variable Name
1 Original Household Number hhnr
1 Never Changing Person ID persnr
1 Survey Year syear
1 Sample Indicator sample1
1 Current Wave HH Number (=YHHNR) hhnrakt
1 Current Wave HH Number (=HHNRAKT) yhhnr
1 Person Number Surveyed ypnr
1 Lives In Parental Household yj01
1 Has Own Room yj02
1 Additional Room, Apartment yj03
1 Own Earnings yj04
1 Full-Time, Part-Time, Trainee yj05
1 Have Already Worked Before yj06
1 Age At First Job yj07
1 Reason For Working yj08
1 Pocket Money, Allowance yj09
1 Pocket Money per Week yj1001
1 Pocket Money per Month yj1002
1 Money Saved yj1101
1 Savings per Month yj1102
1 Savings Irregular yj1103
1 Father Important In Life yj1201
1 Mother Important In Life yj1202
1 Brother, Sister Important In Life yj1203
1 Other Relative Important In Life yj1204
1 Steady Boy-,Girlfriend Important In Life yj1205
1 Best Friend Important In Life yj1206
1 Teacher Important In Life yj1207
1 Clique,Group Of Friends Important In Life yj1208
1 Other Person Important In Life yj1209
1 Argue Or Fight With Father yj1301
1 Argue Or Fight With Mother yj1302
1 Argue Or Fight With Brother,Sister yj1303
1 Argue Or Fight Steady Boy-,Girlfriend yj1304
1 Argue Or Fight With Best Friend yj1305
1 Mother Talks About Things You Do yj1401
1 Father Talks About Things You Do yj1402
1 Mother Talks About Things That Worry You yj1403
1 Father Talks About Things That Worry You yj1404
1 Mother Asks You Prior To Making Decision yj1405
1 Father Asks You Prior To Making Decision yj1406
1 Mother Expresses Opinion On Smthng You Do yj1407
1 Father Expresses Opinion On Smthng You Do yj1408
1 Mother Able To Solve Problems With You yj1409
1 Father Able To Solve Problems With You yj1410
1 Mother Has Impression Of Trusting You yj1411
1 Father Has Impression Of Trusting You yj1412
1 Mother Asks Your Opinion On Family Matter yj1413
1 Father Asks Your Opinion On Family Matter yj1414
1 Mother Gives Reason For Making Decision yj1415
1 Father Gives Reason For Making Decision yj1416
1 Mother Shows That She Loves You yj1417
1 Father Shows That She Loves You yj1418
1 How Often Watch TV, Video yj1501
1 How Often Play Computer Games yj1502
1 Frequency Internet yj1503
1 How Often Listen To Music yj1504
1 How Often Play Music Or Sing yj1505
1 How Often Do Sports yj1506
1 How Often Dance Or Act yj1507
1 How Often Do Tech. Activities, Coding yj1508
1 How Often Read yj1509
1 How Often Do Nothing yj1510
1 How Often Spend Time Steady Boy-,Girlfriend yj1511
1 How Often Spend Time Best Friend yj1512
1 How Often Spend Time Clique yj1513
1 Frequency Youth Centre, Recreational Centre yj1514
1 How Often Do Volunteer Work yj1515
1 Frequency Of Time In Church, Attending Religious Events yj1516
1 Musically Active yj16
1 Type Of Music yj17
1 Musically Active Alone Or In Group yj18
1 How Old When First Musically Active yj19
1 Musical Lessons Outside Of School yj20
1 Sports Played yj21
1 Most Important Sport (Code) yj22
1 Age When Starting This Sport yj23
1 Where And With Whom Sport yj24
1 Take Part In Competitions In This Sport yj25
1 Attend School yj26
1 Year Of Leaving School yj27
1 Type Of Graduation Certificate yj28
1 Highest Certificate Planned yj29
1 Type Of Preferred Certificate yj30
1 1. Foreign Language yj3101
1 2. Foreign Language yj3102
1 School Participation Abroad yj32
1 Private School Participation yj33
1 Class Representative yj3401
1 Student Body President yj3402
1 Involved With School Newspaper yj3403
1 Belong To Theatre, Dance Group yj3404
1 Belong To Choir, Orchestra, Music Group yj3405
1 Belong To Volunteer Sport Group yj3406
1 Other Kind Of School Group yj3407
1 No Involvement yj3408
1 Satisfaction With Overall School Grades yj3501
1 Satisfaction With German Grades yj3502
1 Satisfaction With Mathematics Grades yj3503
1 Satisfaction With Main Foreign Langauge yj3504
1 School Recommended Higher Education Level yj36
1 Grade German yj3701
1 Grade Mathematics yj3702
1 Grade 1. Foreign Langauge yj3703
1 Points German yj3704
1 Points Mathematics yj3705
1 Points 1. Foreign Language yj3706
1 Comprehensive School German yj3707
1 Comprehensive School Mathematics yj3708
1 Comprehensive School Foreign Langauge yj3709
1 Basic,Advanced Course German yj3710
1 Basic,Advanced Course Mathematics yj3711
1 Basic,Advanced Course 1. Foreign Language yj3712
1 Year, Grade Repeated yj38
1 Year, Grade First Repeated yj3901
1 Year, Grade Repeated yj3902
1 Paid Tutor yj40
1 Parents Cared For Educational Achievements yj41
1 Parents Help With Studying yj42
1 Disagreements With Parents Over Studies yj43
1 Parents Take Part In Parents-Evening yj4401
1 Parents Come To Teacher Office Hours yj4402
1 Parents Visit Teacher Outside Office Hrs. yj4403
1 Involved As Parents Representative yj4404
1 Parents Not Involved In Any Of Above yj4405
1 Number Of Foreign Students yj45
1 Job Training, Apprenticeship yj46
1 Occu. Foundation Year yj4701
1 Occu. Foundation Year Finished Succ yj4702
1 Occupational Integration Year yj4703
1 Occupational Integration Year Finished yj4704
1 Apprenticeship yj4705
1 Apprenticeship Finished yj4706
1 Specialized Vocational School yj4707
1 Spec. Vocational School Year Finished yj4708
1 Internship, Voluntary Job yj4709
1 Internship, Voluntary Job Finished Succ yj4710
1 Formal Training Certificate, Uni. Degree yj48
1 Completed Apprenticeship yj4901
1 Specialized Vocational School yj4902
1 Higher Level Trade And Technical School yj4903
1 Civil Servant Education yj4904
1 Accredited Career Training Academy yj4905
1 Specialized Technical,Engineering School yj4906
1 University yj4907
1 Intended Apprenticeship total nonresponse yj4908
1 At What Age Financially Independent yj5001
1 Already Financially Independent yj5002
1 Preferred Occupation yj51
1 Informed About Future Occupation yj53
1 Career Choice: Parents Proposals Important yj5401
1 Occupation Choice: Goal Is To Take Things As They Come yj5402
1 Occupational Choice: Different Possibilities yj5403
1 Occupational Choice: Still Working Out Skills yj5404
1 Secure Job, Career yj5501
1 Importance: High Income yj5502
1 Good Promotion Possibilities yj5503
1 Job With Recognition yj5504
1 Job Which Allows For Spare Time yj5505
1 Interesting Job, Career yj5506
1 Job Which Allows For Independent Working yj5507
1 Interaction Important yj5508
1 Job Important For Society yj5509
1 Job With Good Health, Safety Conditions yj5510
1 Job Allows For Family Commitments yj5511
1 Job Where One Can Help Others yj5512
1 Health Status yj56
1 Height In Cm yj57
1 Weight (kg) yj58
1 Probability in %: Favoured Apprenticeship or University Place yj5901
1 Probability in %: Apprenticeship or University Place yj5902
1 Probability Of Finding Employment yj5903
1 Probability Of Job Success yj5904
1 Probability Of Long-Term Unemployment yj5905
1 Probability Of Being Held Back By Family yj5906
1 Probability in %: Self Employed yj5907
1 Probability Of Working Abroad yj5908
1 Probability Of Marriage yj5909
1 Probability Of Living With A Partner yj5910
1 Probability Of A Child yj5911
1 Probability Of Several Children yj5912
1 Year Of Birth yj6001
1 Month Of Birth yj6002
1 Born in Germany yj61
1 Country Of Birth Code yj62
1 Migrant To Germany yj63
1 Status Upon Immigration To Germany yj64
1 Today German Nationality yj65
1 Second nationality yj6601
1 Second Nationality (Code) yj6602
1 German nationality since birth or applied for later yj67
1 Which Nationality (Code) yj68
1 Residence Status yj69
1 Mother Tongue German: Both Parents yj70
1 Oral Ability: German yj7101
1 Written Ability: German yj7102
1 Oral Ability: Language Country Of Origin yj7103
1 Written Ability: Language Country Of Origin yj7104
1 Main Residence During Childhood yj72
1 Change of Residence Since Childhood yj73
1 Siblings Yes, No yj7401
1 Number Of Brothers yj7402
1 Number Of Sisters yj7403
1 Twin sister/brother yj7404
1 Siblings: Item Nonrespronse yj7405
1 No. Of Years Living With Bio. Parents yj7501
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Mother yj7502
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Mother And Partner yj7503
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Father yj7504
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Father And Partner yj7505
1 No. Of Years Living With Other Relatives yj7506
1 No. Of Years Living With Foster Parents yj7507
1 No. Of Years Living In Home yj7508
1 No. Of Years Living With: Overall No Answer yj7509
1 Father And Mother Live In HH yj76
1 Where Does Father Live yj7701
1 Where Does Mother Live yj7702
1 Year Of Death - Father yj7703
1 Year Of Death - Mother yj7704
1 Year Of Birth - Father yj7801
1 Year Of Birth - Mother yj7802
1 Father Born In Germany yj7901
1 Mother Born In Germany yj7902
1 Country Of Birth Father yj7904
1 Country Of Birth Mother yj7906
1 Father German Citizen yj8001
1 Mother German Citizen yj8002
1 Father: School Certificate yj8101
1 Mother: School Certificate yj8102
1 Father: Completed Occupational Training, Studies yj8201
1 Mother: Completed Occupational Training, Studies yj8202
1 Father: Type Of Blue-Collar Worker yj8401
1 Mother: Type Of Blue-Collar Worker yj8402
1 Father: Type Of White-Collar Worker yj8403
1 Mother: Type Of White-Collar Worker yj8404
1 Father: Type Of Civil Servant yj8405
1 Mother: Type Of Civil Servant yj8406
1 Father: Type Of Self-Employment yj8407
1 Mother: Type Of Self-Employment yj8408
1 Father: Not Employed yj8409
1 Mother: Not Employed yj8410
1 Father: Religion yj8501
1 Mother: Religion yj8502
1 Partner Necessary To Be Happy In Life yj86
1 Children Necessary To Be Happy In Life yj87
1 Success Through: Working Hard yj8801
1 Success Through: Exploiting Others yj8802
1 Success Through: Intelligence yj8803
1 Success Through: Family Background yj8804
1 Success Through: Specialized Training yj8805
1 Success Through: Money yj8806
1 Success Through: School Grades, Results yj8807
1 Success Through: Being Tough, Ruthless yj8808
1 Success Through: Connections yj8809
1 Success Through: Being Politically Active yj8810
1 Success Through: Being Male yj8811
1 Success Through: Initiative yj8812
1 Peronal Willingness to Take Risks yj89
1 Opinion: How Life Goes, Depends On Oneself yj9001
1 In Comparison Do Not Have What I Deserve yj9002
1 Success In Life Is Due To Fate yj9003
1 Others Have Often Controlled My Life yj9004
1 One Has To Work Had To Be Successful yj9005
1 Doubt Myself When Faced By Difficulties yj9006
1 Opportunities Depend On Soc. Circumstance yj9007
1 Talents You Have At Birth Are V. Import. yj9008
1 I Have Little Control Over My Life yj9009
1 Soc., Pol. Activity Makes A Difference yj9010
1 Opinion: Do Without Today, and Enjoy Tomorrow yj9011
1 Opinion: Trust People yj9012
1 Opinion: Cannot Trust Anyone yj9013
1 Opinion: Distrust Strangers yj9014
1 Opinion: Live For Today, Do Not Think Of Tomorrow yj9015
1 Personal characteristics: work carefully yj9101
1 Personal characteristics: communicative yj9102
1 Personal characteristics: abrasive towards others yj9103
1 Personal characteristics: introduce new ideas yj9104
1 Personal characteristics: often worry yj9105
1 Personal characteristics: can forgive others yj9106
1 Personal characteristics: am lazy yj9107
1 Personal characteristics: am outgoing/sociable yj9108
1 Personal characteristics: importance of esthetics yj9109
1 Personal characteristics: am nervous yj9110
1 Personal characteristics: carryout duties efficiently yj9111
1 Personal characteristics: reserved yj9112
1 Personal characteristics: considerate, friendly yj9113
1 Personal characteristics: lively imagination yj9114
1 Personal characteristics: be relaxed, no stress yj9115
1 Personal characteristics: hunger for knowledge, curious yj9116
1 Frequency of Being Angry in the Last 4 Weeks yj9201
1 Frequency of Being Worried in the Last 4 Weeks yj9202
1 Frequency of Being Happy in the Last 4 Weeks yj9203
1 Frequency of Being Sad in the Last 4 Weeks yj9204
1 Had Paid Work (This Week) yj93
1 Actively Looked For Work (This Month) yj94
1 Registered Unemployed yj95
1 Political Interests yj96
1 Supports Political Party yj97
1 Political Party Supported yj9801
1 Amount Of Support For Political Party yj9802
1 Satisfaction With Life At Present yj99
1 Survey Instrument yjinta
1 Length In Minutes Oral Interview yjinda1
1 Length In Minutes Written Interview yjinda2
1 Further Persons Present yjanw
1 Day Of Interview yjtagin
1 Month Of Interview yjmonin
1 Interviewer ID intid
1 Desired Occupation [jber02] (ISCO-08 COM, 4-digits) yj52_isco88
1 Desired Occupation [jber02] (KldB 92, 4-digits) yj52_kldb92
1 Occupation of Father [jv07] (ISCO-88 COM, 4-digits) yj8301_isco88
1 Occupation of Father [jv07] (KldB 92, 4-digits) yj8301_kldb92
1 Occupation of Mother [jm07] (ISCO-88 COM, 4-digits) yj8302_isco88
1 Occupation of Mother [jm07] (KldB 92, 4-digits) yj8302_kldb92


Study: soep-core


Dataset: yjugend

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