Questionnaire 2012 [instrument]

Innovative Modules Surveyed in 2012

  • Adaptive Test of Environmental Behavior (Otto & Kaiser)
  • Control Strivings (Gerstorf & Heckhausen)
  • Day Reconstruction Method (DRM; Lucas & Donnellan)
  • Expected Financial Market Earnings (Schmidt & Weizsäcker)
  • Explicit Measurement of Self-Esteem (Gebauer, Asendorpf & Bruder)
  • Implicit Association Test of Self-Esteem (Gebauer, Asendorpf & Bruder)
  • Fear of Dementia (Kessler)
  • GeNECA (Just Sustainable Development Based on the Capability Approach; Gutwald, Krause, Leßmann, Masson, Mock, Omann, Rauschmayer, Volkert)
  • Loneliness & Depression (Brähler & Zenger)

Questions

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0 New respondent q1
1 Please give the following informations on the target person a000c
2 Is the respondent the head of household, the person who answers the questions about the household? q5
3 Before we begin with the actual survey, we would like to know whether you or someone else in your household have already seen the new short film about the study LIVING IN GERMANY. q5_1
4 Then I want to show you the short film now. q5_2
5 Please state, why you did not show the movie. q5_2.1
6 How did you like the movie all in all? q5_3
7 And how did you like the short film with regard on the following aspects? q5_4
8 Do you intend to show or recommend the film to friends or acquaintances (or have you already done that?) Which of the following statements applies? q5_5
9 Now we come to the actual survey. First, there are questions about your household as a whole. q6
10 Did you live in this flat the last time we interviewed you about a year ago? q7
11 When did you move into this dwelling? q8
12 What kind of a house is it in which you live? q9
13 Is it a rooming house, guesthouse, or a similar accommodation? q10
14 When, approximately, was the house built in which your flat is located? q11
15 Can you also provide the exact year in which the house was built? q12.1
16 Can you also provide the exact year in which the house was built? q12.2
17 Can you also provide the exact year in which the house was built? q12.3
18 Can you also provide the exact year in which the house was built? q12.4
19 Can you also provide the exact year in which the house was built? q12.5
20 How large is the total living space in this flat? q13
21 Do you live in the flat as … q14
22 How much is the monthly rent? q15
23 Is heat included in your rent? q16
24 Are other costs partially or entirely included in the rent, for example for water, garbage removal, etc. q17
25 And to what extent are these contributions included in the rent? q18
26 Are you able to pay the rent without any difficulty? q19
27 Do you still have financial obligations, for example loans or a mortgage, for this house or flat in which you live? q20
28 How high are the monthly loan or mortgage payments including interest for this loan or mortgage? q21
29 Are you able to pay the mortgage/interest payments without any difficulty? q22
30 How high were the maintenance costs for this flat / house in the last calendar year, 2011? q23
31 And what were the costs of water, garbage removal, street cleaning, etc. in 2011? q24
32 Do you pay fees for the management or maintenance of the building q25
33 How much do you pay per month in management / maintenance fees? q26
34 Did you or someone in your household receive income from letting or leasing land or house / flat in year 2011? q27
35 About how high was the total income from renting out or leasing out in year 2011? q28
36 What costs did you have for the objects you rented out in the year 2011? Please state for maintenance and repair costs first. q29
37 What loan, mortgage and interest payments did you needed to set aside for the objects you rented out in the year 2010? q30
38 Are you or is someone else in your household currently paying back loans and interest for large purchases or other expenditures? q31
39 How high is the monthly rate, including interests that you pay on these loans? q32
40 Did you or another member of the household own any of the following savings or investment securities in the year 2011? q33
41 How high was your total income from interest, dividends and profits from all investments in the year 2011? q34
42 Please estimate the exact amount according to the following categories q35
43 Once you roughly sum up the entire assets of this household (monetary and tangible assets, including owner-occupied or rented-out residential property), how high do you estimate the total value? q3502
44 Do you or one of the members of your household currently receive any of the following governmental benefits? q36
45 How much are you or another household member currently receiving per month in child benefits (Kindergeld)? Please do not include the supplementary child benefit (Kinderzuschlag). q37
46 And for how many children are you receiving child benefits (Kindergeld) for? q38
47 How much are you or another household member currently receiving per month in supplementary child benefits (Kinderzuschlag) in addition to child benefits (Kindergeld)? q39
48 How much are you or another household member currently receiving per month in unemployment benefit II (Arbeitslosengeld II), including social benefit and accommodation expenses (Sozialgeld, Unterkunftskosten)? q40
49 How much are you or another household member currently receiving per month for long-term care insurance benefits (Leistungen der Pflegeversicherung)? q41
50 What is the amount that you or another household member receive monthly as assistance for livelihood? q42
51 How much are you or another household member currently receiving per month in basic income support for the elderly / those with reduced earning capacity (Grundsicherung im Alter oder bei Erwerbsminderung)? q43
52 How much housing allowance (Wohngeld oder Lastenzuschuss) are you or another household member currently receiving per month? q44
53 If you take a look at the total income from all members of the household: how high is the monthly household income today? q45
54 Is your household income... q46
55 Is your household income... q47
56 Is your household income... q48
57 Is your household income... q49
58 Is your household income... q50
59 Do you usually have an amount of money left over at the end of the month that you can save for larger purchases, emergency expenses or to acquire wealth? q51
60 Does someone in your household need care or assistance on a constant basis due to age, sickness or medical treatment? q52
61 Does the person in need of care receive long-term care insurance benefits (Pflegeversicherung), and if so, at what care level (Pflegestufe)? q53
62 Now we have a few question about you personally. q54
63 First of all it is about your satisfaction with different areas in your life. How satisfied are you right now with the following areas of your life? How satisfied are you … q55
64 How much do you like your full name, so first and last name together? q56
65 And how much do you like your prename? q5602
66 Thinking back on the last four weeks, please state how often you have experienced each of the following feelings very rarely, rarely, occasionally, often, or very often. How often have you felt... q57
67 How do you see yourself: Are you generally a person who is fully prepared to take risks or do you try to avoid taking risks? q58
68 To what degree does the following statement apply to you personally? q59
69 Various things can be important for various people. Are the following things currently ... for you? Very important, important, less important or not at all important? q60
70 The following questions are about various characteristics that differ in strength from person to person. First, we'd like to know how you evaluate yourself concerning these characteristics. q61
71 And how important are these characteristics for you personally? . How important is it to you personally ... q62
72 Now it's about how important do you think these characteristics are in your culture. How important is it in your culture ... q63
73 Which culture did you have in mind answering the last questions? q6302
74 Generally speaking, how much are you interested in politics? Very interested, moderately interested, not so interested, or completely disinterested? q64
75 Many people in Germany lean towards one party in the long term, even if they occasionally vote for another party. Do you lean towards a particular party? q65
76 Toward which party do you lean? q66
77 Now we would like to know something about you personally. What is your marital status? q67
78 Are you in a serious/permanent relationship? q68
79 Does your partner live in the same household? q69
80 Do you have German citizenship? q70
81 What is your country of citizenship? q71
82 Now we would like to know something about you personally. Were you born in Germany? q72
83 What country were you born in? q73
84 When did you move to the Federal Republic of Germany? q74
85 Do you have German citizenship? q75
86 What is your country of citizenship? q76
87 Have you had German citizenship since your birth, or did you acquire German citizenship later? q77
88 Which language would you describe as your "mother tongue"? q78
89 In what additional languages do you have language skills? q79
90 How well would you rate your language skills? q80
91 What actions would you dare to do based on your language skills? I'm going to read a series of statements. Please tell me respectively whether the statements apply regarding the languages in which you have language skills q81
92 Now it's about how often you apply your language skills in various fields. First, the use at home: how often do you use your language skills at home? Please tell me for each language in which you have language skills, whether you use it never, rarely, sometimes, often or always at home. q82
93 And how is that in contact with friends? How often do you use your language skills? q83
94 And how often do you use your language skills in professional life? q84
95 In the following, it is about partnership and marriage. The questions are always asked in terms of the relationship, regardless of whether you got married in this relationship or not. Whether you have been married in the particular relationship or not will be clarified in subsequent questions. The questionsare about both, the current relationship, as well about former relationships. We begin with the current relationship and then ask you retrospectively about the steady relationships you had before. Conrcening the previous relations, we speak of a steady relationship if it lasted six months or longer. q85
96 Are you in a serious/permanent relationship? q86
97 Does your partner live in this household? q87
98 Please state the first name of your partner. q88
99 Since when have you been in a relationship with <first name>? q89
100 When did you move in together with <first name>? q90
101 Did you ever live with <first name> before? q91
102 In what year did you give up the shared dwelling, or when did you or your partner move out? q92
103 Are you married to <first name>/your partner or are you living in a same-sex civil union? q93
104 When did you enter into the <marriage> <civil union>? q94
105 Now it's about your relationship before, the one you had before the current relationship. / Have you had a committed relationship relationship before? q95
106 What year did that relationship start? q96
107 And what year did that relationship end? q97
108 How did that relationship end? q98
109 Did you live with that partner? q99
110 When did you move in with that partner? q100
111 When did you give up your shared dwelling, or when did you or your partner move out? q101
112 Did you marry that partner or did you live in a civil union? q102
113 When did you enter into the marriage / civil union? q103
114 Did you repeal this marriage /civil union? q104
115 When did you repeal this marriage /civil union? q105
116 Have you ever been married to or lived in a civil union with someone you have not mentioned so far? q106
117 When did you enter into the <marriage> <civil union>? q107
118 Are you still married to/ registered in civil union with that person? q108
119 When did that marriage end? q109
120 How did that marriage/ civil union end? By seperation or death? q110
121 Did you or do you have any siblings? If yes: How many brothers and how many sisters? q111
122 How many brothers and how many sisters have or had you? q112
123 Is one of your siblings your twin-brother or twin-sister? q113
124 How many of your first 15 years of life did you live with the following persons? q114
125 Where did you live before German reunification, i.e. before 1989? q115
126 Do you have another home in which you yourself reside or spend your vacation? q116
127 Do you have another home in which you yourself reside or spend your vacation? Which house / flat is your primary domicile? q117
128 According to the address protocol, these are the children in your household that were born in 1996 or later. Please state whether these children still live in your household. q118
129 Do children who were born in 1996 or later live in your household? q119
130 Please state the prename, date of birth and sex of these children. q120a
131 In which month the child has been born? q120b
132 Are you <first name>'s primary caregiver and therefore the person best able to provide information about the child? q122
133 In which week of pregnancy was <Name> born? q123
134 Please state < first name>'s hight at time of birth. q124a
135 Please state <first name>'s head circumference at time of birth. q124b
136 Please state <first name>'s weight at time of birth. q124c
137 After a child is born, the parents get a child health record book for early childhood screenings like U2, U3, etc. What was <first name>'s last early childhood screening? q125
138 Did <first name> show signs of any developmental delays, disorders, or disabilities in one of the early childhood screenings or any other check-up? q126
139 Which of the following developmental delays, disorders, or disabilities <first name> has been diagnosed with? q127
140 Is <first name> currently attending a childcare facility, that is, nursery school, kindergarten, pre-school, or daycare? q128
141 And how many hours does <first name> usually spend at this childcare facility? q129
142 Are there also other people (none household members) who are regularly involved in taking care of the child? q130
143 Is <first name> currently attending a childcare facility, that is, nursery school, kindergarten, pre-school or daycare? q131
144 And how many hours does <first name> usually spend at this childcare facility? q132
145 Are there also other people (none household members) who are regularly involved in taking care of the child? q133
146 What is <first name>'s current weight? q134
147 What is <first name>'s current height? q134b
148 Is <first name> limited in any way or prevented from doing things that most children of the same age can usually do? q135
149 Has <first name> been diagnosed by a doctor as having any of the following diseases or impairments? q136
150 I will now read you a list of statements. For each statement, please tell me to what extent it applies to <first name>. Please answer regarding the child's behavior in the last six months. My child ... q13701a
151 Continued. Please answer regarding the child's behavior in the last six months. My child … q13701b
152 How would you rate your child (<first name>) in comparison to other children of the same age? My child … q137
153 What school is <first name> currently attending? q138
154 Does the child usually spend all day at this school? q139
155 Is <first name> currently attending a childcare facility, that is, nursery school, pre-school, daycare, or creche? q140
156 And how many hours does <first name> usually spend at this childcare facility? q141
157 Are there also other people (none household members) who are regularly involved in taking care of the child? q142
158 What is <first name>'s current weight? q143
159 What is <first name>'s current height? q143b
160 Is <first name> limited in any way or prevented from doing things that most children of the same age can usually do? q144
161 Has <first name> been diagnosed by a doctor as having any of the following diseases or impairments? q145
162 I will now read you a list of statements. For each statement, please tell me to what extent it applies to <first name>. Please answer regarding the child's behavior in the last six months. My child ... q14601a
163 Continued. Please answer regarding the child's behavior in the last six months. The child … q14601b
164 How would you rate your child (<first name>) in comparison to other children of the same age? My child … q146
165 To what extent meet the following qualifications your personal ideal for <first name>'s education? . q147
166 And how likely is it that your child will finish school achieving the following qualifications in your opinion? q148
167 Do you or did you personally have other children that do not live in this household? If so, how many? q149
168 We would now like some general information about each of your children. Please start with your first (oldest) child and end with your last (youngest) child. q150
169 Please state the first name of your child. q151
170 <first name> is ... q152
171 What year and month was <first name> born? q153
172 Month of birth q154
173 Where does <first name> live? q155
174 From which of the following income sources do you personally receive money at this time? q156
175 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Own pension. If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.1
176 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Widower's pension, orphan's pension. If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.2
177 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Unemployment pay ("Arbeitslosengeld") If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.3
178 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Support for further training and education ("Unterhaltsgeld bei Fortbildung") / Transition pay ("Übergangsgeld") If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.4
179 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Maternity benefit during maternity leave ("Elterngeld", "Erziehungsgeld") If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.5
180 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Child support ("Kinderunterhalt") If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.6
181 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Caregiver alimony ("Betreuungsunterhalt") If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.7
182 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Divorce alimony ("Nachehelicher Unterhalt"),alimony during separation ("Trennungsunterhalt") If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.8
183 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Support payment paid through a ending program for support payments ("Unterhaltszahlung aus Unterhaltsvorschusskassen") If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.9
184 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. BAföG (state support for higher education),grants, vocational training support("Stipendium, Berufsausbildungsbeihilfe") If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.10
185 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Pay for voluntar military service, expense allowance for voluntary social/ ecological year or voluntary social service If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.11
186 For all the applicable sources of income, please indicate how large an amount is each month. Other types of financial assistance from personswho do not live in the household If you are unable to state the exact amount, please estimate q157.12
187 Have you been engaged in paid work during the last 7 days, even if this work was only for an hour or just a few hours? q158
188 Are you currently under maternity protection or in the legally regulated "Elternzeit" q159
189 Do you hold a school leaving certificate? q160
190 In which country did you receive your school leaving certificate? q161
191 What kind of school leaving certificate did you receive? q162
192 What kind of school leaving certificate did you receive? q163
193 Please state the other school-leaving certificate. q164
194 What kind of school leaving certificate did you receive? q165
195 What year did you last attend school? q166
196 Did you complete vocational training or a university degree? q167
197 What type of vocational training or university degree was it? q168
198 Please name your other vocational training or university degree. q169
199 Are you currently enrolled in an educational or training program? In other words: are you in school or higher education, working on a doctors degree, completing vocational training, or taking part in further training? q170
200 What kind of training or further training is it? q171
201 What kind of general education / secondary school is it? q172
202 Were you registered unemployed at the unemployment office (Arbeitsamt) any time in the last 10 years, that is, from the beginning of 2002 to today? q173
203 How often have you been unemployed since 2002? q174
204 Are you registered as unemployed at the Employment Office ("Arbeitsamt")? q175
205 If you added up all your phases of unemployment up to the present day, how many months in total were you unemployed between 2002 and today? q176
206 How many jobs or employers have you had in the last 10 years, in other words, since the beginning of 2002? q177
207 Are you registered as unemployed at the Employment Office ("Arbeitsamt")? q178
208 Did you resign from a professional activity or a job you had after December 31, 2010? q179
209 When did you stop working in that job? q180
210 Are you currently engaged in paid employment? Which of the following applies best to your status? q181
211 Is this part-time employment provided for under the Federal Child-Raising Allowance Act (Bundeserziehungsgeldgesetz)? q182
212 Is the job part of a job-creation measure (ABM) or is it a so-called 1-Euro Job (community work)? q183
213 Is the job marginal part-time work in accordance with the 400/800-euro rule (Mini-Job / Midi-Job)? q184
214 What was the last year in which you were employed? q185
215 In your last job, were you employed full-time, part-time, or in marginal or irregular employment? q186
216 Was the company you last worked for part of the public sector or th public administration? q187
217 Do you intend to get a job (or start working again) in the future? q188
218 Have you actively looked for work within the last four weeks? q189
219 If someone offered you an appropriate position right now, could you start working within the next two weeks? q190
220 Did you change your job or start a new one after December 31, 2010? q191
221 How often did you change your job or start a new one after December 31, 2010? q192
222 What type of occupational change was it? q193
223 What is your current position/occupation? q194
224 Do you work for a public sector employer? q195
225 In which branch of business or industry is your company or institution active for the most part? q196
226 What is your current occupational status? q197
227 In your position at work, do you supervise others? In other words, do people work under your direction? q198
228 In what occupational position are you currently employed as a blue-collar worker? q199
229 In what occupational position are you currently employed as a white-collar worker? q200
230 In what occupational position are you currently employed as a civil servant? q201
231 In what occupational position are you currently employed as a apprentice/ trainee and intern q202
232 Since when have you been working for your current employer? / Since when do you practice your current work? q203
233 Is this work temporary or on a contractual basis? (Zeitarbeit / Leiharbeit) q204
234 Do you have a fixed-term or permanent employment contract? q205
235 Approximately how many people does the company as a whole employ? q206
236 In what occupational position are you currently self-employed? q207
237 Please specify the number of your employees and staff. q208
238 What are your contractual working hours without overtime? q209
239 How many hours do you actually work per week on average, including any overtime?/How many hours do you work per week on average q210
240 Do you sometimes have to work in the evenings (after 7:00 PM) or nights (after 10:00 PM)? If so, how often? q211
241 Do you ever work weekends? If so, how often? q212
242 Do you work overtime? q213
243 Can you also collect this over-time in a so-called working-hours account, which allows you time off to be taken within a year or longer? q214
244 Yes, with the collected hours to be used... q215
245 If you do work overtime, is the work paid, compensated with time-off, or not compensated at all? q216
246 How was your situation with regards to overtime last month? Did you work overtime? If yes, how many hours? q217
247 Do you currently work in the town where you live? q218
248 How often do you commute from your primary residence to your workplace? Every day, once a week or less often? q219
249 How far (in kilometers) is it from where you live to where you work? q220
250 How much did you earn from your work last month? If you had extra income in the last month, e.g.: vacation pay or subsequent payments, please do not accout that. But please include overtime payments. If you are self-employed, please estimate your monthly income before and after tax. If possible, please state both: your gross income, which means income before tax and social security deductions and your net income, which means income after tax, social security, and unemployment and health insurance deductions. q221
251 In addition to main position, household, apprenticeship or as retirees, sometimes people have a side job. Do you have one or more side jobs? q222
252 What was your gross income from this job last month? q223
253 IATVOR iatvor
254 Now we come to another topic. There are always events and changes in various areas of life that can be experienced as particularly challenging - this is positive or negative kind q226pre
255 Now, please have the areas partnership and family in mind. Were there any events or changes – be those positive or negative – that you have experienced as being particularly challenging and that had consequences that are still noticeable today? q226
256 Question to the Interviewer: Was the event or change described rather positive, neutral or negative from the interviewee? q227
257 Have you had any influence on those changes or their consequences? q228
258 Please carry on having the areas partnership and family in mind: To what extent do the following statements apply? q229a
259 Continued. Please carry on having the areas partnership and family in mind: To what extent do the following statements apply? q229b
260 Please think of your work life or education or job search, depending on what was relevant for you over the course of the last year. Were there any events or changes – be those positive or negative – that you have experienced as being particularly challenging and that had consequences that are still noticeable today? q230
261 Question to the Interviewer: Was the event or change described rather positive, neutral or negative from the interviewee? q231
262 Have you had any influence on those changes or their consequences? q232
263 Please carry on having your work life, education or job search in mind: To what extent do the following statements apply in terms of this area? q233a
264 Continued. Please carry on having your work life, education or job search in mind: To what extent do the following statements apply in terms of this area? q233b
265 Please think of your health over the course of the last year. Were there any events or changes – be those positive or negative – that you have experienced as being particularly challenging and that had consequences that are still noticeable today? q234
266 Question to the Interviewer: Was the event or change described rather positive, neutral or negative from the interviewee? q235
267 Have you had any influence on those changes or their consequences? q236
268 Please continue to think about your health: To what extent do the following statements apply to you in terms of your health? q237a
269 Continued. Please continue to think about your health: To what extent do the following statements apply to you in terms of your health? q237b
270 Now we would like to know what you did yesterday and how you did feel about it. First you will be asked when you got up yesterday. Then you will be requested to reconstruct the previous day with the help of this list booklet. Please think about your day as a sequence of episodes. In general, these episodes last from 15 minutes to 2 hours. The mark of an end of an episode can be a change of location, the end of an activity and the beginning of another activity or a change of the people involved. About some episodes further questions will be ask. q238
271 What did you do afterwards? If you have carried out several activities simultaneously, we are interested in the most important activity first. Please chose from the following list: q239
272 At what time did you start this activity? q240
273 At what time did you finish this activity? q241
274 Did you do another activity from the list above too at this time? q242
275 Please select the activity from this list: q243
276 You stated <activity>. At what time did you start this activity? q7drm
277 At what time did you finish this activity? q8drm
278 Overall, was this episode <"activity from Q6drm"> from <start time> until <finishing time> rather pleasant or rather unpleasant? q244
279 Now come a few additional questions for three of these activities . q245pre
280 Where have you been during the mentioned activity? Activity: <"activity from Q2drm"> during the time from <start time> until <finishing time> q245
281 Who was involved in this activity? Activity: <"activity from Q2drm"> during the time from <start time> until <finishing time> q246
282 On a scale from 1 (not at all) to 7 (very strongly) how strongly did you experience the following feelings during the listed activity? q247
283 If necessary, please provide additional information about the just completed test. q249
284 Do your mother and/or father live here in this household? q250
285 Was your father born in Germany? q251
286 Where was your father born? q252
287 Does or did your father have German citizenship? q253
288 What type of school-leaving certificate did your father attain? q254
289 Did your father complete vocational training or a university degree? q255
290 What was your fathers occupation when you were 15 years old? q256
291 What was your fathers occupational status as a blue-collar worker (Arbeiter)? q257
292 What was your fathers occupational status as a white-collar worker (Angestellter)? q258
293 What was your fathers occupational status as a civil servant (Beamter)? q259
294 What was your fathers occupational status as a self-employed person (Selbständiger)? q260
295 What was your father's occupation when you were 15 years old? q261
296 Now about your mother. Was she born in Germany? q262
297 Where was your mother born? q263
298 Does or did your mother have German citizenship? q264
299 What type of school-leaving certificate did your mother attain? q265
300 Did your mother complete vocational training or a university degree? q266
301 What was your mothers occupation when you were 15 years old? q267
302 What was your mothers occupational status as a blue-collar worker (Arbeiterin)? q268
303 What was your mothers occupational status as a white-collar worker (Angestellte)? q269
304 What was your mothers occupational status as a civil servant (Beamte)? q270
305 What was your mothers occupational status as a self-employed person (Selbständige)? q271
306 What was your mother's occupation when you were 15 years old? q272
307 Do you belong to a church or religious group? q273
308 What church or religious group do you belong to? Are you... q274
309 Please state what religious community you belong to. q275
310 How would you describe your current health? Is it very good, good, satisfactory, poor or bad? q276
311 Now please think about the last four weeks. At this time did you always, often, sometimes, almost never or never... q277a
312 Continued. Now please think about the last four weeks. At this time did you always, often, sometimes, almost never or never... q277b
313 What is your height in cm? q278
314 What is your current weight in kg? q279
315 When you have to climb several flights of stairs, does your current health limit you greatly, somewhat, or not at all? q280
316 How many hours do you sleep on average on a normal weeknight? q281
317 Have you been officially assessed as being partially or fully incapable of working (erwerbsgemindert) or severely disabled (schwerbehindert)? q282
318 What is the extent of your reduced capacity to work (Erwerbsminderung) or disability (Schwerbehinderung) according to the last diagnosis (as a percentage)? q283
319 Have you gone to a doctor in the last three months? If so, please state how many times. q284
320 What about hospital stays in the last year? Were you admitted to a hospital for at least one night in 2011? q285
321 How many days did you miss work due to illness in the year 2011? q286
322 What kind of health insurance do you have: statutory insurance or private insurance? q287
323 Has your family situation changed since December 31, 2010? Please indicate if any of the following apply to you, and if so, when each change occurred. q288
324 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? I have met a new partner q289.01
325 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? Have been married q289.02
326 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? Partner and I moved in together q289.03
327 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? A child was born q289.04
328 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? A child entered the household q289.05
329 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? My son / daughter moved out q289.06
330 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? Separated from my spouse / partner q289.07
331 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? Divorced q289.08
332 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? My spouse / partner died q289.09
333 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? Father died q289.10
334 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? Mother died q289.11
335 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? Child died q289.12
336 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? Another person who lives in the household died q289.13
337 What year and month did this change in your family situation take place? Other q289.14
338 In conclusion, we would like to ask you about your satisfaction with your life in general. How satisfied are you with your life, all things considered? q290
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Name: soep-is-2012-haupt

Label: Questionnaire 2012


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