Variables from the Life Course Question Module

Variables

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1 Case-ID, Original Household Number cid
1 Current Wave HH Number hid
1 Never Changing Person ID pid
1 Survey-Year syear
1 Sample sample1
1 Length In Minutes Oral Interview bintc01
1 Length In Minutes Written Interview bintc02
1 3 Digit ISCO-88 Occupation Code bisc188
1 3 Digit ISCO Occupation Code bisco1
1 1 Digit Occupation Code biscoh1
1 Father: 1 Digit Occupation Code biscohv
1 2 Digit Occupation Code biscou1
1 Father: 2 Digit Occupation Code biscouv
1 3 Digit ISCO-68 Occupation Code biscov
1 Father: 3 Digit ISCO Occupation Code biscv88
1 ISEI-Status88 Ganzeboom bise188
1 ISEI-Status Ganzeboom bisei1
1 Father: ISEI-Status Ganzeboom biseiv
1 Father: ISEI-Status88 Ganzeboom bisev88
1 TREIMAN Occupation Prestige Scale, ISCo88 btre188
1 TREIMAN Occupation Prestige Scale btreim1
1 Father: TREIMAN Occupation Prestige Scale btreimv
1 Father: TREIMAN Occupation Prestige Scale, ISCo88 btrev88
1 WEGENER Occupation Prestige Scale bwegen1
1 Father: WEGENER Occupation Prestige Scale bwegenv
1 Year, Moved To West Germany (before 1984) l0017
1 Year, Moved To West Germany (after 1984) l0018
1 Status Upon Migration To Germany l0020
1 Residence Status l0021
1 Refugee Residence l0022
1 Refugee Residence: Weeks l0023
1 Refugee Residence: Months l0024
1 Already Had Family In Country l0025
1 Contacts With Family, Friends In Germany l0026
1 Moved To Same City,Town As Family l0027
1 Attended School In Germany l0028
1 Schooling In Germany (Class) l0029
1 Attended Special Foreigner Prep Class l0030
1 Reason Migrate: Better Life l0031
1 Reason Migrate: Work/Money l0032
1 Reason Migrate: Freedom l0033
1 Reason Migrate: Family l0034
1 Reason Migrate: Poverty l0035
1 Reason Migrate: Persecution/War l0036
1 Reason Migrate: Wish To Live In Germany l0037
1 Reason Migrate: Other l0038
1 Expectations In Germany l0040
1 Expectaions: Find Appartment l0041
1 Expectations: Accepted by Coworker l0042
1 Expectations: Accepted by Neighbor l0043
1 Family Abroad l0044
1 Family Abroad: Parents l0045
1 Family Abroad: Grandparents l0046
1 Family Abroad: Children l0047
1 Family Abroad: Brother,Sister l0048
1 Family Abroad: Distant Relatives l0049
1 Family Abroad: Spouse, Partner l0050
1 Family Abroad: Friends l0051
1 Persons Abroad Bring To Germany l0052
1 Return To Country Of Origin l0053
1 Also German Pupils In Class l0054
1 How Many Pupils Foreign l0055
1 Mix Of Nationalities In Class l0056
1 Main Residence During Childhood l0058
1 Change of Residence Since Childhood l0059
1 Grown Up With Parents l0060
1 Twin sister/brother l0064
1 Year Moved Out Of Parents Home l0075
1 Still Lives With Parents l0076
1 Where Does Father Live l0078
1 Where Does Mother Live l0079
1 What Year Did Father Die l0080
1 What Year Did Mother Die l0081
1 Birth Year Of Father l0082
1 Birth Year Of Mother l0083
1 Father: Apprenticeship Industry Or Agriculture l0092
1 Father: Commercial Or Business Apprenticeship l0093
1 Father: Trade Or Technical School l0094
1 Father: Civil Servant Training l0095
1 Father: Fachhochschule, Engineering School l0096
1 Father: University, Higher Education Institution l0097
1 Father: Other Degree l0098
1 Father: No Degree l0099
1 Father: Do Not Know l0100
1 Mother: Apprenticeship Industry Or Agriculture l0101
1 Mother: Commercial Or Business Apprenticeship l0102
1 Mother: Trade Or Technical School l0103
1 Mother: Civil Servant Training l0104
1 Mother: Fachhochschule, Engineering School l0105
1 Mother: University, Higher Education Institution l0106
1 Mother: Other Degree l0107
1 Mother: No Degree l0108
1 Mother: Do Not Know l0109
1 Father: Completed Occupational Training, Studies l0110
1 Mother: Completed Occupational Training, Studies l0111
1 Father: Religion l0124
1 Mother: Religion l0125
1 Father: Protestant Church l0126
1 Mother: Protestant Church l0127
1 Father: Other Christian Community l0128
1 Mother: Other Christian Community l0129
1 Father: Other Religious Community l0130
1 Mother: Other Religious Community l0131
1 Father: Religion l0132
1 Mother: Religion l0133
1 Father In Household l0134
1 Where Did Father Live Back Then l0135
1 Type Of Blue-Collar Worker l0136
1 Type Of Self-Employment l0137
1 Not Employed l0138
1 Type Of White-Collar Worker l0139
1 Type Of Civil Servant l0140
1 Job Title Is Unknown l0141
1 Parents Show Interest In Performance l0142
1 Grade German l0143
1 Grade Mathematics l0144
1 Grade 1. Foreign Langauge l0145
1 Last Number Of Grade Points: German l0146
1 Last Number Of Grade Points: Mathematics l0147
1 Last Numer Of Grade Points: 1. Foreign Language l0148
1 Level Comprehensive School: German l0149
1 Level Comprehensive School: Mathamatics l0150
1 Level Comprehensive School: 1. Foreign Language l0151
1 Type Of Course In High School: German l0152
1 Type of Course In High School: Mathamatics l0153
1 Type of course In High School: 1. Foreign Language l0154
1 Argue Or Fight With Father l0155
1 Argue Or Fight With Mother l0156
1 Active In Music During Youth l0157
1 Sports Played During Youth l0158
1 Most Important Sport During Youth l0160
1 Took Part In Competitions In This Sport l0161
1 15 Years Old (Year) l0162
1 20 Years Old (Year) l0163
1 25 Years Old (Year) l0164
1 30 Years Old (Year) l0165
1 35 Years Old (Year) l0166
1 40 Years Old (Year) l0167
1 45 Years Old (Year) l0168
1 50 Years Old (Year) l0169
1 55 Years Old (Year) l0170
1 60 Years Old (Year) l0171
1 65 Years Old (Year) l0172
1 FRG School Completed l0184
1 GDR School Completed l0185
1 Duration Schooling (Years) l0187
1 Federal State School l0190
1 How Many Pupils Foreign l0194
1 Formal Training Certificate, Uni. Degree l0195
1 Type Of Further School-Leaving Qualification l0196
1 Apprenticeship Industry Or Agriculture l0198
1 Commercial Or Business Apprenticeship l0199
1 BRD: Specialized Vocational School l0200
1 BRD: School For Health Care Profession l0201
1 BRD: Trade Or Technical School l0202
1 BRD: Civil Servant Training l0203
1 BRD: Specialized Technical, Engineering School l0204
1 BRD: University, College l0205
1 BRD: Other Type of Education Completed l0206
1 GDR: Vocational,Specialist Training Completed l0207
1 GDR: Master Craftsman Degree l0208
1 GDR: Specialized Technical,Engineering School l0209
1 GDR: University, College l0210
1 GDR: Other Type Of Education Completed l0211
1 Total Item-Nonresponse l0226
1 Year Of Last Completed Education, Vocational Training l0227
1 Vocational Training Outside Germany l0228
1 Type Of Education,Training: Trained In Company l0229
1 Type Of Education,Training: Long Term Vocational Training l0230
1 Type Of Education,Training: Vocational School l0231
1 Type Of Education,Training: University, College l0232
1 Type Of Education,Training: Other l0233
1 Total Item-Nonresponse l0234
1 Education Completed (Year) l0235
1 Certificate For Voc. Degree Completed l0236
1 Certificate Accepted l0237
1 Intending to Get Further Degree l0238
1 Completed Apprenticeship l0239
1 Full-time Vocational School l0240
1 Higher Level Trade And Technical School l0241
1 Civil Servant Education l0242
1 Accredited Career Training Academy l0243
1 Engineering School l0244
1 University l0245
1 Total Item-Nonresponse l0246
1 Age When Went To Work l0247
1 Still With First Employer l0249
1 Type Of Blue-Collar Worker l0250
1 Type Of Self-Employment l0251
1 Self-Employed Farmer l0252
1 Profession, Self-Employed Academic l0253
1 Other Type Of Self-Employment l0254
1 Family Workers l0255
1 Type Of White-Collar Worker l0256
1 Type Of Civil Servant l0257
1 Total Item-Nonresponse l0258
1 Required Training For Job l0260
1 Civil Service, Public Administration l0261
1 Job Change l0263
1 Job Change, Year l0264
1 Now Employed l0265
1 Last Type Of Employee l0270
1 Last Type Of Self-Employment l0271
1 Last Employment: Self-Employed Farmer l0272
1 Last Employment: Profession, Self-Employed Academic l0273
1 Last Employment: Other Self-Employment l0274
1 Last Employment: Familiy Worker l0275
1 Last: In Education, Training l0276
1 Last: White Collarl Worker l0277
1 Last: Civil Servant l0278
1 Total Item-Nonresponse l0279
1 Year Moved Into Dwelling l0280
1 Westgerm., Eastgerm, Foreign Country l0282
1 Home At Place Of Work l0284
1 Marital Status l0311
1 Beginning Marriage 1 l0312
1 Marriage Status (1) l0313
1 Marrriage 1 ended l0314
1 Beginning Marriage 2 l0315
1 Marriage Status (2) l0316
1 Marrriage 2 ended l0317
1 Beginning Marriage 3 l0318
1 Marriage Status (3) l0319
1 Marrriage 3 ended l0320
1 Social Year l0321
1 Military, Community Service l0322
1 Type Of Service l0323
1 No Milit., Comm. Serv/ Soc. Yr.: Reason l0324
1 Moved Into Dwelling (Year) l0325
1 Second Home l0326
1 Westgerm., Eastgerm, Foreign Country l0327
1 Use Of Home l0328
1 Home At Place Of Work l0329
1 Ever Inheritance Or Gift l0330
1 Case 1: Year l0331
1 Case 1: Inheritance Or Gift? l0332
1 Case 1: House, Property, Condominium l0333
1 Case 1: Securities/Stocks l0334
1 Case 1: Cash, Bank Deposits l0335
1 Case 1: Shares, Company Ownership l0336
1 Case 1: Other Wealth Or Gift l0337
1 Case 1: Value At The Time l0338
1 Case 1: Value, Do Not Know l0339
1 Case 1: By Whom? l0340
1 Case 2: Year l0341
1 Case 2: Inheritance Or Gift? l0342
1 Case 2: House, Property, Condominium l0343
1 Case 2: Securities/Stocks l0344
1 Case 2: Cash, Bank Deposits l0345
1 Case 2: Shares, Company Ownership l0346
1 Case 2: Other Wealth Or Gift l0347
1 Case 2: Value At The Time l0348
1 Case 2: Value, Do Not Know l0349
1 Case 2: By Whom? l0350
1 Case 3: Year l0351
1 Case 3: Inheritance Or Gift? l0352
1 Case 3: House, Property, Condominium l0353
1 Case 3: Securities/Stocks l0354
1 Case 3: Cash, Bank Deposits l0355
1 Case 3: Shares, Company Ownership l0356
1 Case 3: Other Wealth Or Gift l0357
1 Case 3: Value At The Time l0358
1 Case 3: Value, Do Not Know l0359
1 Case 3: By Whom? l0360
1 Future Inheritance Or Gift l0361
1 Value Of Future Inheritance Or Gift l0362
1 Doctorate l0574
1 Vocational,Specialist Training Completed (Year) l0575
1 Specialized Vocational School (Year) l0576
1 Trade Or Technical School (Year) l0577
1 Civil Servant Education (Year) l0578
1 Engineering School, Career Training Academy (Year) l0579
1 University,College (Year) l0580
1 Doctorate (Year) l0581
1 Other Type Of Education Completed (Year) l0582
1 Specialized Vocational School (Month) l0584
1 Trade Or Technical School (Month) l0585
1 Civil Servant Education (Month) l0586
1 Engineering School, Career Training Academy (Month) l0587
1 University,College (Month) l0588
1 Doctorate (Month) l0589
1 Other Type Of Education Completed (Month) l0590
1 Twin Sister/Brother: Identical l0600
1 Twin Sister: Non-Identical l0601
1 Twin Brother: Non-Identical l0602
1 No Twin Sister/Brother l0603
1 Father Lives In The Same Place l0604
1 Mother Lives In The Same Place l0605
1 Father Lives In A Different Place l0606
1 Mother Lives In A Different Place l0607
1 Education Completed In (Year) l0616
1 Started To Work In (Year) l0617
1 Started To Work In (Month) l0618
1 First Child Lives In The Same Place: l0619
1 Second Child Lives In The Same Place: l0620
1 Third Child Lives In The Same Place: l0621
1 Fourth Child Lives In The Same Place: l0622
1 Fifth Child Lives In The Same Place: l0623
1 Sixth Child Lives In The Same Place: l0624
1 Seventh Child Lives In The Same Place: l0625
1 Eighth Child Lives In The Same Place: l0626
1 First Child Lives In A Different Place l0627
1 Second Child Lives In A Different Place: l0628
1 Third Child Lives In A Different Place l0629
1 Fourth Child Lives In A Different Place l0630
1 Fifth Child Lives In A Different Place l0631
1 Sixth Child Lives In A Different Place l0632
1 Seventh Child Lives In A Different Place l0633
1 Eighth Child Lives In A Different Place l0634
1 Father Catholic Church l1124
1 Mother Catholic Church l1125
1 Survey Instrument binta
1 Day Of Interiew iday
1 Month Of Interiew imonth
1 Calendar Year Of Interview iyear
1 Interviewer-ID intid
1 Sex l0548
1 Birth Year l0011
1 Month Of Birth l0012
1 Born In Germany l0013
1 Country Of Birth l0016
1 Year, Moved to West Germany l0019
1 Acquisition Of German Citizenship l0533
1 Relationship Since (Year) l0636
1 Moved Together (Year) l0637
1 Lived Together Before l0638
1 Partner Moved Out (Year) l0639
1 Married l0640
1 Marriage (Year) l0641
1 Former Relationship [B] l0642
1 Former Relationship [B} Since (Year) l0643
1 Former Relationsship [B] Ended In (Year) l0644
1 Former Relationship [B] Reason For End l0645
1 Lives Together With Partner [B] l0646
1 Moved Together [B] (Year) l0647
1 Partner Moved Out [B] (Year) l0648
1 Live Together Despite Of Separation [B] l0649
1 Married Partner [B] l0650
1 Marriage [B] (Year) l0651
1 Divorced [B] l0652
1 Divorced [B] (Year) l0653
1 Former Relationship [C] l0654
1 Former Relationship [C} Since (Year) l0655
1 Former Relationsship [C] Ended In (Year) l0656
1 Former Relationship [C] Reason For End l0657
1 Lives Together With Partner [C] l0658
1 Moved Together [C] (Year) l0660
1 Partner Moved Out [C] (Year) l0661
1 Live Together Despite Of Separation [C] l0662
1 Married Partner [C] l0663
1 Marriage [C] (Year) l0664
1 Divorced [C] l0665
1 Divorced [C] (Year) l0666
1 Former Relationship [D] l0667
1 Former Relationship [D} Since (Year) l0668
1 Former Relationsship [D] Ended In (Year) l0669
1 Former Relationship [D] Reason For End l0670
1 Lives Together With Partner [D] l0671
1 Moved Together [D] (Year) l0672
1 Partner Moved Out [D] (Year) l0673
1 Live Together Despite Of Separation [D] l0674
1 Married Partner [D] l0675
1 Marriage [D] (Year) l0676
1 Divorced [D] l0677
1 Divorced [D] (Year) l0678
1 Other Marriage [E] l0679
1 Other Marriage [E] (Year) l0680
1 Still In Other Marriage [E] l0681
1 Divorced [E] (Year) l0682
1 Divorced [E] (Reason) l0683
1 Siblings yes/no l0061
1 Number of sisters l0063
1 Number of brothers l0062
1 Siblings: Item Nonrespronse l0065
1 Identical twin l0859
1 Dizygotic twin sister l0860
1 Dizygotic twin brother l0861
1 No twin l0862
1 No. Of Years Living With Bio. Parents l0066
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Mother l0067
1 No. Of Years Living With Mother And Partner l0068
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Father l0069
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Father And Partner l0070
1 No. Of Years Living With Other Relatives l0071
1 No. Of Years Living With Foster Parents l0072
1 No. Of Years Living In Home l0073
1 No. Of Year: Item Nonresponse l0074
1 Place Of Res. Before Reunification l0057
1 Second Home l0281
1 Use Of Home l0283
1 Number Of Children l0285
1 No Children l0286
1 Sex Child 1 l0288
1 Year Of Birth Child 1 l0287
1 Month of Birth Child 1 l0863
1 Residence Child 1 l0289
1 Sex Child 2 l0291
1 Year Of Birth Child 2 l0290
1 Month of Birth Child 2 l0864
1 Residence Child 2 l0292
1 Sex Child 3 l0294
1 Year Of Birth Child 3 l0293
1 Month of Birth Child 3 l0865
1 Residence Child 3 l0295
1 Sex Child 4 l0297
1 Year Of Birth Child 4 l0296
1 Month of Birth Child 4 l0866
1 Residence Child 4 l0298
1 Sex Child 5 l0300
1 Year Of Birth Child 5 l0299
1 Month of Birth Child 5 l0867
1 Residence Child 5 l0301
1 Sex Child 6 l0303
1 Year Of Birth Child 6 l0302
1 Month of Birth Child 6 l0868
1 Residence Child 6 l0304
1 Sex Child 7 l0306
1 Year Of Birth Child 7 l0305
1 Month of Birth Child 7 l0869
1 Residence Child 7 l0307
1 Sex Child 8 l0309
1 Year Of Birth Child 8 l0308
1 Month of Birth Child 8 l0870
1 Residence Child 8 l0310
1 Sex Child 9 l0851
1 Year Of Birth 9 l0850
1 Month of Birth Child 9 l0871
1 Residence Child 9 l0852
1 Sex Child 10 l0854
1 Year Of Birth 10 l0853
1 Month of Birth Child 10 l0872
1 Residence Child 10 l0855
1 No Certificate l0183
1 Type Of Certificate l0191
1 Country Last Attended School l0186
1 Completed School l0188
1 Last Year Attended School l0182
1 Vocational Training In Germany l0197
1 Vocational,Specialist Training Completed l0212
1 Specialized Vocational School l0214
1 Trade Or Technical School l0216
1 Civil Servant Education l0218
1 Engineering School, Career Training Academy l0220
1 University,College l0222
1 Other Type Of Education Completed l0224
1 Completed Education (No Answer) l0873
1 Registered Unemployed During Last 10 Years Y/N l0875
1 How Often Unemployed During Last 10 Years l0876
1 Unemployed during last 10 Years (Months) l0878
1 Number of Employers/Jobs l0856
1 Does Not Apply (Self-Employed/Not Employed) l0857
1 Current Employment Status l0879
1 Last Year Of Employment l0266
1 Never Employed l0248
1 Employment Status l0267
1 Last Occupation: Civil Service l0269
1 Mother and Father live in HH l0077
1 Father Born In Germany l0084
1 Country Of Birth Father l0086
1 Father German Citizen l0088
1 Father: School Certificate l0090
1 Father: Not Employed l0122
1 Father: Type Of Blue-Collar Worker l0114
1 Father: Type Of White-Collar Worker l0116
1 Father: Type Of Civil Servant l0118
1 Father: Type Of Self-Employment l0120
1 Mother Born In Germany l0085
1 Country Of Birth Mother l0087
1 Mother German Citizen l0089
1 Mother: School Certificate l0091
1 Mother: Not Employed l0123
1 Mother: Type Of Blue-Collar Worker l0115
1 Mother: Type Of White-Collar Worker l0117
1 Mother: Type Of Civil Servant l0119
1 Mother: Type Of Self-Employment l0121
1 Church, Religion Yes/No l0880
1 Church, Religion l0881

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