Main Survey

Incomes: Benefits and Allowances and Pensions

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---
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---
btype1type of benefit or payment: unemployment-related benefits, or national insuraindresp12345---
btype10type of benefit or payment: tf_universalcreditindresp--345---
btype11type of benefit or payment: tf_blankindresp--34----
btype12type of benefit or payment: tf_blankindresp--34----
btype13type of benefit or payment: tf_blankindresp--34----
btype14type of benefit or payment: tf_blankindresp--34----
btype2type of benefit or payment: income support?indresp12345---
btype3type of benefit or payment: tf_sicknessdisindresp12345---
btype4type of benefit or payment: any sort of pension including a private pension oindresp12345---
btype5type of benefit or payment: child benefit?indresp12345---
btype6type of benefit or payment: tax credits such as the working tax credit or chiindresp12345---
btype7type of benefit or payment: any other family related benefit or payments?indresp12345---
btype8type of benefit or payment: b3btype_tfhou?indresp12345---
btype9type of benefit or payment: income from any other state benefit?indresp12345---
btype96type of benefit or payment: none of theseindresp12345---
buidBU identifierindall
bunoBenefit Unit Numberindresp
buno_dvbenefit unit numberchild1-345678
buno_dvbenefit unit numberindall12345678
buno_dvbenefit unit numberindresp12345678
buno_dvbenefit unit numberyouth12345678
butypeBenefit unit typeindall
butypeBenefit unit typeindresp
butype_modbenefit unit typeindall
controccup. pension contr.hhresp
f101Income: NI retirement pensionindresp
f102Income: pension from previous employerindresp
f103Income: pension from spouses ex-employerindresp
f104Income: private pension or annuityindresp
f105Income: widow or war widows pensionindresp
f106Income: widowed mothers allowanceindresp
f107Income: Pension creditindresp
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  • B14
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • f116Income: severe disablement allowanceindresp
    f117Income: invalidity pensionindresp
  • B1
  • B2
  • B3
  • B4
  • B5
  • -------------
    f118Income: industrial injury allowanceindresp
    f119Income: attendance allowanceindresp
    f120Income: mobility allowanceindresp
  • B1
  • B2
  • B3
  • B4
  • B5
  • B6
  • B7
  • -----------
    f121Income: invalid care allowanceindresp
    f122Income: war disability pensionindresp
    f123Income: disability living allowanceindresp
    -
  • B2
  • B3
  • B4
  • B5
  • B6
  • B7
  • -----------
    f124Income: disabled persons tax creditindresp
    f125Income: incapacity benefitindresp
    f126Income: disablty living allowance (care)indresp
    f127Income: disab living allowance(mobility)indresp
    f128Income: disability living allowance (dk)indresp
    f131Income: both UB and ISindresp
  • B1
  • B2
  • B3
  • B4
  • B5
  • B6
  • B7
  • -----------
    f132Income: income support (IS)indresp
    f133Income: unemployment benefit (UB)indresp
  • B1
  • B2
  • B3
  • B4
  • B5
  • B6
  • B7
  • -----------
    f134Income: NI sickness benefitindresp
  • B1
  • B2
  • B3
  • B4
  • B5
  • -------------
    f135Income: child benefitindresp
    f136Income: child benefit (lone parent)indresp
    f137Income: Working family tax creditindresp
    f138Income: maternity allowanceindresp
    f139Income: housing benefitindresp
    f140Income: council tax benefitindresp
    f141Income: other state benefitindresp
    f142Income: Job Seekers Allowanceindresp
    f143Income: Child tax creditindresp
    ------------
  • B13
  • B14
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • f144Income: Return to work creditindresp
    ----------------
  • B17
  • B18
  • f151Income: educational grantindresp
    f152Income: trade union paymentsindresp
    f153Income: maintenance or alimonyindresp
    f154Income: payments from relationsindresp
    f157Income: foster allowanceindresp
    f158Income: sickness or accident insuranceindresp
    f159Income: any other paymentindresp
    fihhmbHH benefit income month before intvhhresp
    fihhmbiImputation flag - RFIHHMB (derived)hhresp
    fihhmpHH pension income month before intvhhresp
    fihhmpiImputation flag - RFIHHMP (derived)hhresp
    fihhmtHH transfer income month before intvhhresp
    fihhmtiImputation flag - RFIHHMT (derived)hhresp
    fihhybAnnual household benefit incomehhresp
    fihhybiImputation flag - RFIHHYB (derived)hhresp
    fihhypAnnual household pension incomehhresp
    fihhypiImputation flag - RFIHHYP (derived)hhresp
    fihhytAnnual household transfer incomehhresp
    fihhytiImputation flag - RFIHHYT (derived)hhresp
    fimnbBenefit income: last monthindresp
    fimnbiImputation flag - RFIMNB (derived)indresp
    fimnpPension income: last monthindresp
    fimnpiImputation flag - RFIMNP (derived)indresp
    fisbmMonth Income Support/Supp. Benefit beganindresp
  • B1
  • -----------------
    fisbyYear Income Support/Supp. Benefit beganindresp
  • B1
  • -----------------
    fiyrbAnnual benefit income (1.9.2007-1.9.2008)indresp
    fiyrbiImputation flag - RFIYRB (derived)indresp
    fiyrpAnnual pension income (1.9.2007-1.9.2008)indresp
    fiyrpiImputation flag - RFIYRP (derived)indresp
    fiyrtAnnual transfer inc. (1.9.2007-1.9.2008)indresp
    fiyrtiImputation flag - RFIYRT (derived)indresp
    hhbhh ben incomehhresp
    hhphh pension incomehhresp
    hhyrphh ann. pension incomehhresp
    mach18Mother of child 18 or under in HHindresp
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  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • maintalimmaintenance or alimony flagindresp1-------
    nfh01NI Retirement/State Retirement (Old Age) Pension : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh02A Pension From A Previous Employer : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh03A Pension From A Spouse's Previous Employer : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh04A Private Pension/Annuity : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh05A Widow's Or War Widow's Pension : Further incomeindresp-2345678
    nfh06A Widowed Mother's Allowance / Widowed Parent's Allowance / Bereavement Allowindresp-2345678
    nfh07Pension Credit (includes Guarantee Credit & Saving Credit) : Further incomeindresp-2345678
    nfh08Severe Disablement Allowance : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh09Industrial Injury Disablement Allowance : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh1_bhReceiving first benefit sourceindresp
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  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh10Disability Living Allowance : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh10_bhReceiving 10th benefit sourceindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh11Attendance Allowance : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh11_bhReceiving 11th benefit sourceindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh12Carer's Allowance (formerly Invalid Care Allowance) : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh12_bhReceiving 12th benefit sourceindresp
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  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh13War Disablement Pension : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh14Incapacity Benefit : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh15Income Support : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh16Job Seeker's Allowance : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh17further income sourcesindresp-2345---
    nfh18Child Benefit (including Lone-Parent Child Benefit Payments) : Further incomindresp-2345678
    nfh19Child Tax Credit : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh2_bhReceiving second benefit sourceindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh20Working Tax Credit (includes Disabled Person's Tax Credit) : Further incomeindresp-2345678
    nfh21Maternity Allowance : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh22Housing Benefit : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh23Council Tax Benefit : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh24Educational Grant (not Student Loan Or Tuition Fee Loan : Further income souindresp-2345678
    nfh25Trade Union / Friendly Society Payment : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh26Maintenance Or Alimony : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh27Payments From A Family Member Not Living Here : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh28Rent From Boarders Or Lodgers (not Family Members) Living Here With You : Fuindresp-2345678
    nfh29Rent From Any Other Property : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh3_bhReceiving third benefit sourceindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh30Foster Allowance / Guardian Allowance : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh31Rent Rebate : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh32Rate Rebate : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh33Employment And Support Allowance : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh34Return To Work Credit : Further income sourcesindresp-2345678
    nfh35Sickness And Accident Insurance : Further incomeindresp-2345678
    nfh36In-Work Credit For Lone Parents : Further incomeindresp-2345678
    nfh37Other Disability Related Benefit Or Payment : Further incomeindresp-2345678
    nfh38Any Other Regular Payment : Further incomeindresp-2345678
    nfh39Any Other State Benefit : Further income sourcesindresp--345678
    nfh4_bhReceiving 4th benefit sourceindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh40Universal Credit : Further income sourcesindresp-----678
    nfh41Personal Independence Payments : Further income sourcesindresp-----678
    nfh5_bhReceiving 5th benefit sourceindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh6_bhReceiving 6th benefit sourceindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh7_bhReceiving 7th benefit sourceindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh8_bhReceiving 8th benefit sourceindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfh9_bhReceiving 9th benefit sourceindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs1First benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs1010th benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs1111th benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs1212th benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs2Second benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs3Third benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs44th benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs55th benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs66th benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs77th benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs88th benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nfhs99th benefit source not mentionedindresp
    ---------------
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • niclbns1collective benefits: democratic unionistindresp--3--6--
    niclbns2collective benefits: sinn feinindresp--3--6--
    niclbns3collective benefits: ulster unionistindresp--3--6--
    niclbns4collective benefits: sdlpindresp--3--6--
    nipensIC: Receives state retirement pensionindresp
    ------------
  • B13
  • B14
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • niserpsIncome: Receives SERPSindresp12345678
    ------------
  • B13
  • B14
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • nisjsaResp. receiving none of theseindresp
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  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • othben3In-Work Credit for Lone Parentsindresp-----678
    othben4Return to Work Creditindresp-----678
    othben5Working Tax Creditindresp-----678
    othben6Council Tax Reductionindresp-----678
    othben7Rate Rebateindresp-----678
    othben8Housing Benefitindresp-----678
    othben9Rent Rebateindresp-----678
    othben96None of theseindresp-----678
    othben97Any other state benefit or creditindresp-----678
    pbnft1NI Retirement/State Retirement (old age) Pensionindresp12345678
    pbnft10Any other state benefitindresp12345678
    pbnft11Child Tax Creditindresp12345678
    pbnft12Pension Creditindresp12345678
    pbnft13Universal Creditindresp---45678
    pbnft2Pension from previous employer(s)indresp12345678
    pbnft3Disability Living Allowanceindresp12345678
    pbnft4Job Seekers Allowance (Unemployment) and/or Income Supportindresp12345678
    pbnft5Employment and Support Allowanceindresp12345678
    pbnft6Child Benefitindresp12345678
    pbnft7Working Tax Credit (was Working Family / Disabled Persons Tax Credit)indresp12345678
    pbnft8Housing Benefit/Rent Rebateindresp12345678
    pbnft9Incapacity Benefit (Replaces Invalidity and NI Sickness Benefit)indresp12345678
    pbnft96None of theseindresp12345678
    pensoc90Previous occupation providing pensionindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • ---
    pensoc90_ccPrevious occupation providing pension (SOC1990), condensedindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • ---
    prf101Income: NI retirement pension - proxyindresp
    prf102Income: pension from prev. empl.-pxyindresp
    prf107Income: pension credit - pxyindresp
    -------------
  • B14
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • prf116Income: invaldty/disablty allowance-pxyindresp
    prf125Income: incapacity benefitindresp
    prf131Income: UB and/or income support-proxyindresp
    prf134Income: NI sickness benefit-proxyindresp
    --
  • B3
  • B4
  • B5
  • -------------
    prf135Income: child benefitindresp
    prf137Income: family creditindresp
    prf139Income: housing ben/rent rebate-proxyindresp
    prf141Income: other state benefitindresp
    prf143Income: child tax creditindresp
    ------------
  • B13
  • B14
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • prfirnIncome: none of listed benefits-proxyindresp
    privpenprivate pension flagindresp1-------
    rchbenReceives child benefitindresp
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  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rdsbenResp. receiving disability benefitsindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rdsbn16Income: severe disablement allowanceindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rdsbn18Income: industrial injury allowanceindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rdsbn19Income: attendance allowanceindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rdsbn21Income: invalid care allowanceindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rdsbn22Income: war disability pensionindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rdsbn25Income: incapacity benefitindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rdsbn26D.L.A: care componentindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rdsbn27D.L.A: mobility componentindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rdsbn28D.L.A: components not knownindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rhbenReceives housing benefitindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • risResp. receiving income supportindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rjsaResp. receiving job seekers allowanceindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rpencrResp. receiving pension creditindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • rsrpenResp. receiving a state pensionindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • trben1Receives a disability benefit -Telephoneindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • trben2Receives other benefit - Telephoneindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • tropayReceives other payment - Telephoneindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18
  • trpenReceives any pension - Telephoneindresp
    --------------
  • B15
  • B16
  • B17
  • B18