Main Survey

Incomes

NameLabelDatafileUKHLSBHPS
benbase1Income Supportindresp-----678
benbase2Job Seeker's Allowanceindresp-----678
benbase3Child Benefitindresp-----678
benbase4Universal Creditindresp-----678
benbase96None of theseindresp-----678
bencbincome: receives...indresp12345---
benctcIncome: Receives Child Tax Creditindresp12345678
bendis1Incapacity Benefitindresp12345678
bendis10Sickness and Accident Insuranceindresp12345678
bendis11disability benefits: tf_universalcreditindresp12-45---
bendis12Personal Independence Paymentsindresp--345678
bendis13disability benefits: tf_blankindresp--34----
bendis14disability benefits: tf_blankindresp--34----
bendis15disability benefits: tf_blankindresp--34----
bendis16disability benefits: tf_blankindresp--34----
bendis2Employment and Support Allowanceindresp12345678
bendis3Severe Disablement Allowanceindresp12345678
bendis4Carer's Allowanceindresp12345678
bendis5Disability Living Allowanceindresp12345678
bendis6disability benefits: return to work credit?indresp12345---
bendis7Attendance Allowanceindresp12345678
bendis8Industrial Injury Disablement Benefitindresp12345678
bendis9disability benefits: war disablement pension?indresp12345---
bendis96None of theseindresp12345678
bendis97Any other disability related benefit or paymentindresp--345678
benefit_tmstart time for benefit module (seconds)indresp1-------
benesaEmployment and Support Allowance: Work-Related Activity Group or Support Groupindresp----5678
benfam1income: receives: foster allowance or guardian allowance?indresp12345---
benfam10income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
benfam2income: receives: maternity allowance?indresp12345---
benfam3income: receives: maintenance or alimony?indresp12345---
benfam4income: receives: in-work credit for lone parents?indresp12345---
benfam5income: receives: any payments from a family member not living with you?indresp12345---
benfam6income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
benfam7income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
benfam8income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
benfam9income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
benfam96income: receives: none of theseindresp12345---
benhou1income: receives: tfhouindresp12345---
benhou2income: receives: tfcouindresp12345---
benhou3income: receives: tfrenindresp12345---
benhou4income: receives: tfratindresp12345---
benhou5income: receives: tf_universalcreditindresp--345---
benhou6income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
benhou7income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
benhou8income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
benhou9income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
benhou96income: receives: none of theseindresp12345---
benlinkConsent to link to benefit data introindresp---4--7-
benpen1NI Pension or State Retirement (Old Age) Pensionindresp12345678
benpen10income: receives...: tf_blankindresp--345---
benpen11income: receives...: tf_blankindresp--345---
benpen12income: receives...: tf_blankindresp--345---
benpen13income: receives...: tf_blankindresp--345---
benpen2A pension from a previous employerindresp12345678
benpen3A pension from a spouse's previous employerindresp12345678
benpen4Pension Credit including Guarantee Credit & Savings Creditindresp12345678
benpen5Private Pension or Annuityindresp12345678
benpen6Widow's or War Widow's Pensionindresp12345678
benpen7Widowed Mother's Allowance, Parent's Allowance or Bereavement Allowanceindresp12345678
benpen8War Disablement Pensionindresp12345678
benpen9income: receives...: tf_blankindresp--34----
benpen96None of theseindresp12345678
bensta1types of payments: b3bensta_tfpensionindresp12345---
bensta10types of payments: tf_blankindresp--345---
bensta11types of payments: tf_blankindresp--345---
bensta12types of payments: tf_blankindresp--345---
bensta13types of payments: tf_blankindresp--345---
bensta2Education Grant other than a Student Loan or Tuition Fee Loanindresp12345678
bensta3Trade Union or Friendly Society Paymentindresp12345678
bensta4Maintenance or Alimonyindresp12345678
bensta5Payments from a family member not living with youindresp12345678
bensta6Rent from Boarders or Lodgers (not family members) living here with youindresp12345678
bensta7Rent from other property even if it only covers mortgage and running costsindresp12345678
bensta8or any other regular paymentindresp12------
bensta9types of payments: tf_blankindresp--345---
bensta96None of theseindresp12345678
bensta97Or any other regular paymentindresp--345678
bentax1income: receives: working tax credit, including disabled person s tax credit?indresp12345---
bentax10income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
bentax2income: receives: cntaxcredindresp12345---
bentax3income: receives: pencredtxtindresp12345---
bentax4income: receives: chtaxcredindresp12345---
bentax5income: receives: wkcredtextindresp12345---
bentax6mc universal creditindresp--34----
bentax7income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
bentax8income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
bentax9income: receives: tf_blankindresp--345---
bentax96income: receives: none of theseindresp12345---
benunemp1income: receives...: job seeker s allowance?indresp12345---
benunemp2income: receives...: national insurance credits?indresp12345---
benunemp3income: receives...: tf_universalcreditindresp--345---
benunemp4income: receives...: tf_blankindresp--345---
benunemp5income: receives...: tf_blankindresp--345---
benunemp6income: receives...: tf_blankindresp--345---
benunemp7income: receives...: tf_blankindresp--345---
benunemp96income: receives...: none of theseindresp12345---
ecstat1Econ.Status BU (HBAI defn), iindall
ecstat2Econ.Status BU (HBAI defn), iiindall
eq_moecd(mean) eq_moecdhhresp
famtype1BU type (HBAI defn)indall
famtype2Family type - new HBAI definitionindall
ff_bentype01Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype02Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype03Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype04Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype05Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype06Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype07Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype08Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype09Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype10Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype11Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype12Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype13Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype14Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype15Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype16Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype17Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype18Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype19Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype20Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype21Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype22Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype23Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype24Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype25Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype26Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype27Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype28Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype29Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype30Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype31Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype32Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype33Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype34Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype35Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype36Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype37Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype38Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp-2345678
ff_bentype39Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp--345678
ff_bentype40Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp----5678
ff_bentype41Non-employment income sources at previous waveindresp----5678
fibenothr_dvTotal income from benefits and other sourcesindresp12345678
fibenothr_ifshare of c_fibenothr_dv imputedindresp12345678
fibenothr_tcfibenothr_dv includes top coded component (EUL version only)indresp12345678
ficountax_dvamount deduction component 9: council taxhhresp12345678
fihhmninv_dvtotal household investment income: month before interviewhhresp12345678
fihhmnlabgrs_dvtotal gross household labour income: month before interviewhhresp12345678
fihhmnlabnet_dvtotal net household labour income: month before interviewhhresp12345678
fihhmnmisc_dvtotal household miscellaneous income: month before interviewhhresp12345678
fihhmnnet1_dvtotal household net income - no deductionshhresp12345678
fihhmnnet3_dvtotal household net income - individual/household deductionshhresp12345678
fihhmnpen_dvtotal household pension income: month before interviewhhresp12345678
fihhmnprben_dvtotal household private benefit income: month before interviewhhresp12345678
fihhmnsben_dvtotal household social benefit income: month before interviewhhresp12345678
fihhnegsei_ifflag for negative self employment incomehhresp12345678
fim01lestimated income in january 1996income
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    fim01nestimated income in january 2009income
    fim01testimated income in january 2008income
    fim02lestimated income in february 1996income
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    fim02nestimated income in february 2009income
    fim02testimated income in february 2008income
    fim03lestimated income in march 1996income
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    fim03nestimated income in march 2009income
    fim03testimated income in march 2008income
    fim04lestimated income in april 1996income
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    fim04nestimated income in april 2009income
    fim04testimated income in april 2008income
    fim05lestimated income in may 1996income
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    fim05testimated income in may 2008income
    fim06lestimated income in june 1996income
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    fim06testimated income in june 2008income
    fim07lestimated income in july 1996income
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    fim07testimated income in july 2008income
    fim08lestimated income in august 1996income
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    fim08testimated income in august 2008income
    fim09lestimated income in september 2007income
    fim09testimated income in september 2008income
    fim10lestimated income in october 2007income
    fim10testimated income in october 2008income
    fim11lestimated income in november 2007income
    fim11testimated income in november 2008income
    fim12lestimated income in december 2007income
    fim12testimated income in december 2008income
    fimngrs_dvtotal monthly personal income grossindresp12345678
    fimngrs_ifimputation flag fimngrs_dvindresp12345678
    fimninvnet_dvamount income component 5: investment incomeindresp12345678
    fimnlabgrs_dvtotal monthly labour income grossindresp12345678
    fimnlabgrs_ifimputation flag fimnlabgrs_dvindresp12345678
    fimnliImputation flag - RFIMNL (derived)indresp
    fimnmisc_dvamount income component 2: miscellaneous incomeindresp12345678
    fimnnet_dvtotal net personal income - no deductionsindresp12345678
    fimnnlNon-labour income: last monthindresp
    fimnnliImputation flag - RFIMNNL (derived)indresp
    fimnpen_dvamount income component 6: pension incomeindresp12345678
    fimnprben_dvamount income component 3: private benefit incomeindresp12345678
    fimnsben_dvamount income component 7: social benefit incomeindresp12345678
    fimnselIndicator: S/Emp loss not inc. in RFIMNindresp
    fimntTransfer income: last monthindresp
    fimnthiImputation flag - RFIMN (derived)indresp
    fimntiImputation flag - RFIMNT (derived)indresp
    finfutSubjective financial situation - futureindresp12345678
    fitaxPre/post tax incomeincome----5678
    fiyeariImputation flag - RFIYR (derived)indresp
    fiyrAnnual income (1.9.2007-1.9.2008)indresp
    fiyrdiaAmount received in interest/dividendsindresp12345678
    fiyrinvinc_dvincome from savings and investments, annualindresp12345678
    fiyrinvinc_ifimputation flag var fiyrinvinc_dvindresp12345678
    fiyrlAnnual labour income (1.9.2007-1.9.2008)indresp
    fiyrliImputation flag - RFIYRL (derived)indresp
    fiyrnlAnnual non-lab income(1.9.2007-1.9.2008)indresp
    fiyrnliImputation flag - RFIYRNL (derived)indresp
    fr01payment received in september 2007income
    fr02payment received in october 2007income
    fr03payment received in november 2007income
    fr04payment received in december 2007income
    fr05payment received in january 2008income
    fr06payment received in february 2008income
    fr07payment received in march 2008income
    fr08payment received in april 2008income
    fr09payment received in may 2008income
    fr10payment received in june 2008income
    fr11payment received in july 2008income
    fr12payment received in august 2008income
    fr13payment received in september 2008income
    fr14payment received in october 2008income
    fr15payment received in november 2008income
    fr16payment received in december 2008income
    fr17payment received in january 2009income
    fr18payment received in february 2009income
    fr19payment received in march 2009income
    fr20payment received in april 2009income
    fraddrcvd ben/payment addtnl prompt reqiredincome
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  • fraddlReceived additional payment from sourceincome12345678
    frallreceived payment each monthincome
    frec01payment received in january 1996income
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    frec02payment received in february 1996income
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    frec03payment received in march 1996income
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    frec04payment received in april 1996income
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    frec05payment received in may 1996income
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  • B7
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    frec06payment received in june 1996income
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  • B7
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    frec07payment received in july 1996income
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  • B7
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    frec08payment received in august 1996income
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    frjtlast payment: sole or joint recipientincome12345678
    frjtkeep_dvIndicator for whether joint income included in frmnthimp_dvincome12345678
    frjtmod_dvJoint receipt flag - modified for other responsesincome12345678
    frjtpnpno of joint recipientincome12345678
    frjtpnmod_dvPerson received jointly - modified for other responsesincome12345678
    frjtvf_bhjoint receipt verification flagincome
    frmnth_dvcomputed monthly income received from sourceincome12345678
    frmnthimp_dvTotal income from source, including imputedincome12345678
    frmnthimp_ifImputation flag for total income from sourceincome12345678
    frnowis still receiving paymentincome
    frvallast amount receivedincome12345678
    frvaliimputation flag - rfrval (base)income
    frwweeks covered by last amount receivedincome
    frwcPeriod covered by last amount receivedincome12345678
    hdemphd empl earnhhresp
    hdsehd se earnhhresp
    howpaya1My own personal income, savings, pension or benefit (such as Attendance Allowancindresp------7-
    howpaya2My Direct Payment or Personal or Individual Budget from the Local Authority, Couindresp------7-
    howpaya3From another sourceindresp------7-
    howpayb1My own personal income, savings, pension or benefit (such as Attendance Allowancindresp------7-
    howpayb2My Direct Payment or Personal or Individual Budget from the Local Authority, couindresp------7-
    howpayb3From another sourceindresp------7-
    inc1alabemamount income component 1a: net earnings main jobindresp
    inc1blabseamount income component 1b: net self employ incomeindresp
    j2paygross earnings from second jobs last monthindresp12345678
    j2pay_dvpay in second jobindresp12345678
    j2pay_ifimputation flag jb2pay_dvindresp12345678
    j2paynet_dvamount income component 1c: net earnings second jobindresp12345678
    jsownamtNon-business amount per monthindresp-----678
    jsownothOther non-business incomeindresp-----678
    jsownsumDraw money for non-businessindresp-----678
    jsowotamNon-business average amountindresp-----678
    jspaygMonthly self employed gross payindresp
    jspayuAverage income from job/businessindresp12345678
    jsprfs/emp: net profit in last yearly accountindresp12345678
    jsprofMonthly self employed profitindresp
    missource01Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: NI Retirementindresp------78
    missource02Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: A Pension froindresp------78
    missource03Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: A Pension froindresp------78
    missource04Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: A Private Penindresp------78
    missource05Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: A Widow's orindresp------78
    missource06Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: A Widowed Motindresp------78
    missource07Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Pension Crediindresp------78
    missource08Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Severe Disablindresp------78
    missource09Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Industrial Inindresp------78
    missource10Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Disability Liindresp------78
    missource11Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Attendance Alindresp------78
    missource12Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Carer's Allowindresp------78
    missource13Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: War Disablemeindresp------78
    missource14Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Incapacity Beindresp------78
    missource15Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Income Supportindresp------78
    missource16Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Job Seeker'sindresp------78
    missource18Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Child Benefitindresp------78
    missource19Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Child Tax Creindresp------78
    missource20Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Working Tax Cindresp------78
    missource21Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Maternity Allindresp------78
    missource22Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Housing Benefindresp------78
    missource23Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Council Tax Bindresp------78
    missource24Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Educational Gindresp------78
    missource25Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Trade Union /indresp------78
    missource26Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Maintenance oindresp------78
    missource27Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Payments fromindresp------78
    missource28Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Rent from Boaindresp------78
    missource29Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Rent from anyindresp------78
    missource30Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Foster Allowaindresp------78
    missource31Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Rent Rebateindresp------78
    missource32Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Rate Rebateindresp------78
    missource33Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Employment anindresp------78
    missource34Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Return to Worindresp------78
    missource35Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Sickness andindresp------78
    missource36Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: In-Work Crediindresp------78
    missource37Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Other Disabilindresp------78
    missource38Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Any other regindresp------78
    missource39Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Any other staindresp------78
    missource40Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Universal Creindresp------78
    missource41Income source enumerated at previous wave but not current wave: Personal Indeindresp------78
    nf1Income: total number of cited sourcesindresp
    nfrnumber of income receipts totalled hereincome
    payg_dvgross pay per month in current job: last paymentindresp12345678
    payglgross pay at last paymentindresp12345678
    paygliImputation flag - RPAYGLY (derived)indresp
    payglyUsual monthly gross pay: Sept year agoindresp
    paygtiImputation flag - RPAYGTY (derived)indresp
    paygtyUsual monthly gross pay: Sept this yearindresp
    paygu_dvusual gross pay per month: current jobindresp12345678
    paygu_ifimputation flag var - paygu_dvindresp12345678
    payn_dvnet pay per month in current job: last paymentindresp12345678
    paynltake home pay at last paymentindresp12345678
    paynliImputation flag - RPAYNLY (derived)indresp
    paynlyUsual monthly net pay: Sept year agoindresp
    payntiImputation flag - RPAYNTY (derived)indresp
    payntyUsual monthly net pay: Sept this yearindresp
    paynu_dvusual net pay per month: current jobindresp12345678
    paynu_ifimputation flag var - paynu_dvindresp12345678
    payuusual payindresp12345678
    payu_dvusual pay per month if different from lastindresp12345678
    prearntotal earningsindresp12345678
    prearniImputation flag - RPREARN (base)indresp
    prfitbtotal personal incomeindresp12345678
    prfitb_bhProxy's personal income, bandedindresp
    prfitbaTotal personal income annuallyindresp12345678
    prfitbiImputation flag - RPRFITB (base)indresp
    prfitbwTotal personal income weeklyindresp12345678
    scfinembEmbarrassed by low incomeindresp------78
    scfinsmallFelt small by low incomeindresp------78
    seearngrs_dvself employment earnings - grossindresp12345678
    seearngrs_ifimputation flag var - seearngrs_dvindresp12345678
    seearnnet_dvself employment earnings - netindresp12345678
    simincproportion of friends with similar incomeindresp--3--6--
    spempsp empl earnhhresp
    sppaygSpouse/partner's monthly gross payindresp
    spsespouse earnhhresp
    tlfiyrTelephone questionnaire: Annual incomeindresp
    tlfiyrlTelephone questionnaire: Annual job payindresp
    unusexpexpect higher than usual expensesindresp---4----
    volrecperVoluntary maintenance received periodindresp--3-5-7-