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racel_dv

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Ethnic group incorp. all waves, codings, modes and bhps

Datafiles

indresp, youth, xwavedat, indall

Derived Variable Note

This is a fixed or time-invariant variable that records the ethnic group of the sample member. It combines latest ethnic group information collected. If no ethnic group information is collected for a BHPS sample member but ethnic group information was col

Index terms

Socio-demographic Characteristics, Derived Variables

Wave specific data

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-92821100.0%
Total2821100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9286187.44%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)12698.22%
irish (white)260.18%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)310.03%
any other white background (white)480.24%
white and black caribbean (mixed)570.21%
white and black african (mixed)630.09%
white and asian (mixed)760.18%
any other mixed background (mixed)830.09%
indian (asian or asian british)9180.55%
pakistani (asian or asian british)10371.13%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)11210.64%
chinese (asian or asian british)1210.03%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)1360.18%
caribbean (black or black british)1470.21%
african (black or black britih)15120.37%
any other black background (black or black britih)1610.03%
arab (other ethnic group)1730.09%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)9720.06%
Total3272100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-97362.04%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)12693174.69%
irish (white)27622.11%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3160.04%
any other white background (white)411613.22%
white and black caribbean (mixed)52690.75%
white and black african (mixed)6790.22%
white and asian (mixed)71700.47%
any other mixed background (mixed)81410.39%
indian (asian or asian british)914594.05%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1013833.84%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)117472.07%
chinese (asian or asian british)121420.39%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)133370.93%
caribbean (black or black british)146301.75%
african (black or black britih)157912.19%
any other black background (black or black britih)16430.12%
arab (other ethnic group)171140.32%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)971440.4%
Total36055100.0%

Origin

Uses RACEL_DV on data file XWAVEDAT

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-910002.54%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)12883673.39%
irish (white)28212.09%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3110.03%
any other white background (white)413283.38%
white and black caribbean (mixed)52970.76%
white and black african (mixed)6980.25%
white and asian (mixed)71700.43%
any other mixed background (mixed)81600.41%
indian (asian or asian british)916084.09%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1014923.8%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)118112.06%
chinese (asian or asian british)121560.4%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)134251.08%
caribbean (black or black british)147541.92%
african (black or black britih)159332.37%
any other black background (black or black britih)16560.14%
arab (other ethnic group)171700.43%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)971670.43%
Total39293100.0%

Origin

Uses RACEL_DV on data file XWAVEDAT

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-913233.14%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)13054472.43%
irish (white)28532.02%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3120.03%
any other white background (white)414853.52%
white and black caribbean (mixed)52990.71%
white and black african (mixed)61110.26%
white and asian (mixed)71750.42%
any other mixed background (mixed)81680.4%
indian (asian or asian british)917604.17%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1015993.79%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)118331.98%
chinese (asian or asian british)121830.43%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)134571.08%
caribbean (black or black british)148111.92%
african (black or black britih)1511152.64%
any other black background (black or black britih)16730.17%
arab (other ethnic group)171810.43%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)971860.44%
Total42168100.0%

Origin

Uses RACEL_DV on data file XWAVEDAT

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-915423.41%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)13198670.78%
irish (white)29102.01%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3130.03%
any other white background (white)417773.93%
white and black caribbean (mixed)53310.73%
white and black african (mixed)61230.27%
white and asian (mixed)71950.43%
any other mixed background (mixed)81960.43%
indian (asian or asian british)918834.17%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1016713.7%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)119252.05%
chinese (asian or asian british)122340.52%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)135481.21%
caribbean (black or black british)149462.09%
african (black or black britih)1513512.99%
any other black background (black or black britih)16840.19%
arab (other ethnic group)172500.55%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)972230.49%
Total45188100.0%

Origin

Uses RACEL_DV on data file XWAVEDAT

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-916983.79%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)13468977.37%
irish (white)29152.04%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3130.03%
any other white background (white)410512.34%
white and black caribbean (mixed)53010.67%
white and black african (mixed)61070.24%
white and asian (mixed)71620.36%
any other mixed background (mixed)81490.33%
indian (asian or asian british)913433.0%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1011282.52%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)117601.7%
chinese (asian or asian british)121740.39%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)134280.95%
caribbean (black or black british)146971.55%
african (black or black britih)158461.89%
any other black background (black or black britih)16640.14%
arab (other ethnic group)171370.31%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)971710.38%
Total44833100.0%

Origin

Uses RACEL_DV on data file XWAVEDAT

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-918353.9%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)13631177.14%
irish (white)29862.09%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3110.02%
any other white background (white)411452.43%
white and black caribbean (mixed)52900.62%
white and black african (mixed)61090.23%
white and asian (mixed)71660.35%
any other mixed background (mixed)81470.31%
indian (asian or asian british)914032.98%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1011742.49%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)118071.71%
chinese (asian or asian british)121850.39%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)134580.97%
caribbean (black or black british)147661.63%
african (black or black britih)158881.89%
any other black background (black or black britih)16620.13%
arab (other ethnic group)171490.32%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)971790.38%
Total47071100.0%

Origin

Uses RACEL_DV on data file XWAVEDAT

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-918613.75%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)13839477.26%
irish (white)210882.19%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3110.02%
any other white background (white)412202.46%
white and black caribbean (mixed)52870.58%
white and black african (mixed)61080.22%
white and asian (mixed)71700.34%
any other mixed background (mixed)81480.3%
indian (asian or asian british)914472.91%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1012142.44%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)118401.69%
chinese (asian or asian british)121830.37%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)134840.97%
caribbean (black or black british)148191.65%
african (black or black britih)159691.95%
any other black background (black or black britih)16700.14%
arab (other ethnic group)171780.36%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)972010.4%
Total49692100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-923324.27%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)14166776.36%
irish (white)212052.21%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3130.02%
any other white background (white)414252.61%
white and black caribbean (mixed)53030.56%
white and black african (mixed)61240.23%
white and asian (mixed)71810.33%
any other mixed background (mixed)81600.29%
indian (asian or asian british)916342.99%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1012972.38%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)119281.7%
chinese (asian or asian british)122410.44%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)135370.98%
caribbean (black or black british)148981.65%
african (black or black britih)1511122.04%
any other black background (black or black britih)16780.14%
arab (other ethnic group)172030.37%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)972310.42%
Total54569100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-918833.69%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)13692072.4%
irish (white)27321.44%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3180.04%
any other white background (white)415032.95%
white and black caribbean (mixed)53560.7%
white and black african (mixed)61580.31%
white and asian (mixed)72030.4%
any other mixed background (mixed)81880.37%
indian (asian or asian british)919843.89%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1015383.02%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)1111852.32%
chinese (asian or asian british)123310.65%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)136531.28%
caribbean (black or black british)1411832.32%
african (black or black britih)1515012.94%
any other black background (black or black britih)16910.18%
arab (other ethnic group)172910.57%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)972760.54%
Total50994100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-91356325.74%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)12944255.88%
irish (white)28291.57%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3160.03%
any other white background (white)412842.44%
white and black caribbean (mixed)53040.58%
white and black african (mixed)61010.19%
white and asian (mixed)71840.35%
any other mixed background (mixed)81600.3%
indian (asian or asian british)916973.22%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1015963.03%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)118851.68%
chinese (asian or asian british)121590.3%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)134100.78%
caribbean (black or black british)147351.39%
african (black or black britih)159701.84%
any other black background (black or black britih)16570.11%
arab (other ethnic group)171420.27%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)971570.3%
Total52691100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-91426525.2%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)13150555.66%
irish (white)28971.58%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3130.02%
any other white background (white)414442.55%
white and black caribbean (mixed)53350.59%
white and black african (mixed)61110.2%
white and asian (mixed)72040.36%
any other mixed background (mixed)81800.32%
indian (asian or asian british)918333.24%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1018063.19%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)119731.72%
chinese (asian or asian british)121790.32%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)134800.85%
caribbean (black or black british)148271.46%
african (black or black britih)1511071.96%
any other black background (black or black britih)16660.12%
arab (other ethnic group)171980.35%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)971820.32%
Total56605100.0%

Origin

Uses W_RACEL W_RACELT W_RACELWT W_RACELMT W_RACELAT W_RACELBT W_RACELOT_CODE on data file W_INDRESP
Uses BW_RACEL BW_RACELT BW_RACELWT BW_RACELMT BW_RACELAT BW_RACELBT BW_RACELOT_CODE on data file BW_INDRESP

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-94763932.39%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish (white)17586851.58%
irish (white)220851.42%
gypsy or irish traveller (white)3320.02%
any other white background (white)433422.27%
white and black caribbean (mixed)56380.43%
white and black african (mixed)62630.18%
white and asian (mixed)73990.27%
any other mixed background (mixed)83640.25%
indian (asian or asian british)936502.48%
pakistani (asian or asian british)1032412.2%
bangladeshi (asian or asian british)1120111.37%
chinese (asian or asian british)125060.34%
any other asian background (asian or asian british)1310690.73%
caribbean (black or black british)1419381.32%
african (black or black britih)1527661.88%
any other black background (black or black britih)162000.14%
arab (other ethnic group)175140.35%
any other ethnic group (other ethnic group)975620.38%
Total147087100.0%