Module 3: Basic module [instrument]

Socio-demographic characteristics, education, employment/occupation, income, academic self-concept, . . .

Questions

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0 Interviewer: Please record: bas0100
1 Interviewer: Please record: bas0101
2 Interviewer: Please record the age of the twins: bas0103
3 Interviewer: Please record: bas0104
4 Interviewer: Please record the age of the twins: bas0105
5 Does the respondent's biological mother (adoptive/foster mother) live in the household? bas0200
6 Interviewer: Please record: bas0201
7 Does the respondent's biological father (adoptive/foster father) live in the household? bas0300
8 Interviewer: Please record: bas0301
9 Does the respondent's stepfather or his/her mother's partner live in the household? bas0400
10 Does the respondent's stepmother or his/her father's partner live in the household? bas0401
11 What is your marital status? fam0100
12 Are you in a serious / permanent relationship? fam0200
13 What is your partner's sex? fam0300
14 Do you go to school? edu0100
15 Do you have an after-school job? edu0200
16 What do you do in your job? edu0201
17 How many hours a week do you work in your job? edu0202
18 How much do you earn per hour in this job? Please give your hourly wage in euros. edu0203
19 Have you done paid work during the last 7 days, even if only for an hour or a few hours? emp0100
20 Are you currently on maternity leave (Mutterschutz) or on statutory parental leave (Elternzeit)? emp0200
21 Are you officially registered unemployed at the Federal Employment Agency (Agentur fuer Arbeit)? emp0300
22 Are you currently in education or training? In other words, are you attending school or higher education (including doctorate / Ph.D.), completing an apprenticeship or vocational training, or in further education or training? edu0300
23 What type of education or training are you pursuing? edu0301
24 What type of higher education are you pursuing? edu0303
25 What type of higher education are you pursuing? edu0304
26 What type of further training/retraining are you pursuing? edu0305
27 What type of further training/retraining are you pursuing? edu0306
28 What type of vocational training are you pursuing? edu0307
29 What type of vocational training are you pursuing? edu0308
30 Are you currently in paid employment? Which of the following applies best to your employment status? Pensioners with an employment contract are regarded as employed here. emp0400
31 Are you currently in paid employment? Which of the following applies best to your employment status? Pensioners with an employment contract are regarded as employed here. emp0401
32 What school are you currently attending? edu0400
33 What school are you currently attending? edu0401
34 What grade are you in at this school? Note: If on summer vacation, please state the grade you will start in fall. edu0402
35 Which federal state are you going to school in? edu0403
36 Which federal state are you going to school in? edu0404
37 We would like to ask you a few questions about your parents and school. Please tick whether the statements apply to your parents. inv0100
38 Now I have a few more questions for you: asc0100
39 Now I have a few more questions for you: asc0103
40 Please tell me whether the following statements apply to you. spa0100
41 What is your current job? emp0500
42 What is your current occupational status? emp0600
43 What is your current occupational status as a blue-collar worker? emp0601
44 What is your current occupational status as a self-employed person? emp0602
45 Please tell me how many employees you have. emp0603
46 What is your current occupational status as an apprentice / trainee / intern. emp0604
47 What is your current occupational status as a white-collar worker? emp0605
48 What kind of managerial position do you hold? emp0606
49 What is your current occupational status as a civil servant? emp0607
50 When did you start working for your current employer? If you are self-employed, please tell when you started working in your current occupation. emp0700
51 When did you start working for your current employer? If you are self-employed, please tell when you started working in your current occupation. emp0701
52 What sector of business or industry is your company or institution active in for the most part? emp0707
53 Do you work for a public sector employer? emp0702
54 Is this work temporary or on a contractual basis? emp0703
55 Do you have a fixed-term or permanent employment contract? emp0704
56 How many hours are stipulated in your contract per week excluding overtime? emp0705
57 And how many hours do you generally work per week, including any overtime? emp0706
58 Is it considered "marginal employment" in accordance with the 450/850 euro rule (mini-/midi-job)? emp0708
59 When did you leave your last job? emp0800
60 When did you leave your last job? emp0801
61 How long were you employed at that job? emp0802
62 How long were you employed at that job? emp0803
63 How did that job end? emp0804
64 What type of education or training is usually required for your type of work? emp0900
65 Do you currently work in the city where you live? emp1000
66 How often do you commute from your dwelling to your place of work? emp1001
67 How far (in kilometers) is your job from your place of residence? emp1002
68 How likely do you think it is that you might lose your job in the next two years? emp1100
69 All in all, would you say that what you get paid is fair for the work you do in your job? emp1200
70 What is your monthly gross salary, in other words, your personal income before deductions for tax and social security contributions? If you have a second job, please only state your income from your main job. inc0100
71 What is your yearly gross salary, in other words, your personal income before deductions for tax and social security contributions? If you have a second job, please only state your income from your main job. inc0103
72 When you think about your current gross income, would you say that what you get paid is fair for the work you do, or is it above or below what you consider fair? inc0200
73 What do you consider a fair gross monthly income for you? inc0201
74 What do you consider a fair gross yearly income for you? inc0202
75 What is your highest school-leaving qualification? eca0100
76 What is your highest school-leaving qualification? eca0101
77 What was the last school you attended? eca0102
78 What was the last school you attended? eca0103
79 What year did you leave secondary school? eca0104
80 Please specify your final grade on your highest educational degree/diploma/qualification. Please translate grades for foreign degrees into the German grade system. eca0105
81 What educational degree / diploma / qualification did you attain? If you have attained more than one, please state the highest. eca0200
82 What year did you earn your educational degree/diploma/qualification? eca0201
83 You stated [highest qualification] as your highest educational degree / diploma / qualification. Please state the respective job, career path, or technical field. eca0202
84 Did you ever repeat a grade of school? eca0300
85 Which grade did you repeat? eca0301
86 Did you ever skip a grade or grades? eca0400
87 Which grade(s) did you skip? eca0401
88 Did you obtain a degree / certificate / diploma in Germany or in another country? eca0500
89 Were you given a recommendation to attend lower, intermediate, or upper secondary school after completing primary school? Please state both binding and non-binding recommendations. eca0600
90 What type of school-leaving qualification would you like to attain? eca0700
91 How likely do you think is it that you will attain this school-leaving qualification? eca0701
92 Would you like to earn a (further) vocational training qualification or university diploma in the future? If more than one, please state the highest. eca0800
93 How likely do you think is it that you will earn this qualification? eca0801
94 I am ... in school. spa0200
95 I know . . . in school. spa0201
96 In school, many assignments are ... for me. spa0202
97 I am . . . in math. spa0300
98 I know . . . in math. spa0301
99 In math, many exercises. . . spa0302
100 I am . . . in German. spa0400
101 I know . . . in German. spa0401
102 In German, many assignments... spa0402
103 We would like to ask you some more questions about school in general. Please rate the extent to which each statement applies to you. imo0200
104 We would like to ask you some more questions about school in general. Please rate the extent to which each statement applies to you. imo0300
105 Please rate the extent to which each statement applies to you. At school, I am interested in . . . imo0500
106 Please rate the extent to which each statement applies to you. spa0500
107 Please rate the extent to which each statement applies to you. It is important for me in the context of my professional work . . . imo0600
108 Please rate the extent to which each statement applies to you. It is important for me in the context of my professional work . . . imo0700
109 What country you were born in? Please tell me what the country is called today. mig0100
110 What country you were born in? Please tell me what the country is called today. mig0101
111 What year did you arrive in Germany? mig0200
112 What country was your mother born in? Please tell me what the country is called today. mig0300
113 What country was your mother born in? Please tell me what the country is called today. mig0301
114 What country was your father born in? Please tell me what the country is called today. mig0400
115 What country was your father born in? Please tell me what the country is called today. mig0401
116 What is your nationality? If you have more than one, please state all. mig0500
117 What is your nationality? If you have more than one, please state all. mig0519
118 When did you receive German citizenship? mig0600
119 Residency status: Do you have ... mig0700
120 Residency status: Do you have ... mig0701
121 Do you speak . . . at home? mig0800
122 Do you speak . . . at home? mig0801
123 Do you speak . . . at home? mig0802
124 Do you speak . . . at home? mig0803
125 How often do the following things usually happen between you and [name mother]? pas0200m
126 How often do the following things usually happen between you and [name stepmother]? pas0200n
127 How often do the following things usually happen between you and [name father]? pas0200f
128 How often do the following things usually happen between you and [name stepfather]? pas0200g
129 Do you (as parents) try to dress the twins as similarly as possible? (If the twins are older, think back to when they were children.) tsp0100
130 Do you (as parents) try to dress the twins as similarly as possible? (If the twins are older, think back to when they were children.) tsp0100_2
131 Up to what age (of the twins) did they do that? tsp0101
132 Do the twins (currently) share more or less the same hobbies and interests? tsp0200
133 How close would you say the twins are? tsp0300
134 Are you sometimes unable to tell the twins apart? tsp0400
135 Are you sometimes unable to tell the twins apart? tsp0400_2
136 What about you? dev0100
137 What about you and [name of other twin]? sre0500
138 What about you and [name of other sibling]? sre0500s
139 What about you and [name of other twin 1]? sre0500t
140 What about you and [name of other twin 2]? sre0500u
141 The survey you are participating in is part of a long-term study of twins and their families. We would like to interview you again in about one year, probably by telephone. Of course, your participation in the telephone survey is voluntary. We adhere to all data protection laws and will not pass your address on to any third party. Would you be willing to participate in the twin survey again next year? panel
142 generated/assigned variable emp0501
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Name: twinlife-2014-f2f_modul3_basismodul

Label: Module 3: Basic module


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