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Dataset: EU-LFS 1997 - Yearly

Title

EU-LFS 1997 yearly UDB

Weighting

Weighting factor: COEFF

References

2013 release of anonymised EU LFS microdata, yearly files

Thematic Order: EU-LFS 1997 - Yearly

Demographic background

Basic demographic data

Sex

SEX - Sex

Age

AGE - Age

Marital status

MARSTAT - Marital status

Population group

Type of household (derived)

HHPRIV - Type of household (derived)

Type of household (transmitted)

HHTYPE - Type of household (transmitted)

Type of institution

HHINST - Type of institution

Region

Country

COUNTRY - Country

Region of household (NUTS)

REGION - Region of household (NUTS II)

Degree of urbanisation

DEGURBA - Degree of urbanisation

Nationality and Migration

Nationality

NATIONAL - Nationality

Years of residence in this country

YEARESID - Years of residence in this country

Age at which person last established their usual residence in the country

AGERESID - Age at which person last established their usual residence in the country

Country of residence one year before

COUNTR1Y - Country of residence one year before

Region of residence one year before (NUTS)

REGION1Y - Region of residence one year before (NUTS II)

Country of birth

COUNTRYB - Country of birth

Labour and employment

Activity status

Main labour status

MAINSTAT - Main labour status

Labour status during the reference week

WSTATOR - Labour status during the reference week

Continuing receipt of the wage or salary

SIGNISAL - Continuing receipt of the wage or salary

ILO work status

ILOSTAT - ILO work status

Year in which person started working for this employer or as self-employed

YSTARTWK - Year in which person started working for this employer or as self-employed

Month in which person started working for this employer or as self-employed

MSTARTWK - Month in which person started working for this employer or as self-employed

Time since person started to work (in months)

STARTIME - Time since person started to work (in months)

Employment (main job)

Job characteristics

Professional status
STAPRO - Professional status
Occupation (ISCO-08, 1 digit)
ISCO1D - Occupation (ISCO-08, 1 digit)
Occupation (ISCO-08, 3 digits)
ISCO3D - Occupation (ISCO-08, 3 digits)
Occupation (ISCO-88 COM, 3 digits)
IS883D - Occupation (ISCO-88 COM, 3 digits)
Supervisory responsibilities
SUPVISOR - Supervisory responsibilities
Number of persons working at the local unit
SIZEFIRM - Number of persons working at the local unit
Economic activity in main job (NACE Rev 1.1, 1 digit)
NA111D - Economic activity in main job (NACE Rev 1.1, 1 digit)
Economic activity in main job (NACE Rev2, 1 digit)
NACE1D - Economic activity in main job (NACE Rev 2, 1 digit)
Economic activity in main job by sector (NACE Rev 1)
NA11S - Economic activity in main job by sector (NACE Rev 1)
Working at home
HOMEWK - Working at home
Country of place of work
COUNTRYW - Country of place of work
Region of place of work (NUTS)
REGIONW - Region of place of work (NUTS II)

Temporary work

Permanency of the job
TEMP - Permanency of the job
Reasons for having a temporary job/work contract of limited duration
TEMPREAS - Reasons for having a temporary job or work contract of limited duration
Total duration of temporary job or work contract of limited duration
TEMPDUR - Total duration of temporary job or work contract of limited duration
Contract with a temporary employment agency
TEMPAGCY - Contract with a temporary employment agency

Working Time

Reason for not having worked at all though having a job
NOWKREAS - Reason for not having worked at all during the reference week though having a job
Full-time / Part-time distinction
FTPT - Full-time / Part-time distinction
Reasons for the part-time work
FTPTREAS - Reasons for part-time work
Number of hours per week usually worked in the main job
HWUSUAL - Number of hours per week usually worked in main job
Number of hours actually worked during the reference week in the main job
HWACTUAL - Number of hours actually worked during the reference week in main job
Paid overtime in the reference week in the main job
HWOVERP - Paid overtime in the reference week in main job
Unpaid overtime in the reference week in the main job
HWOVERPU - Unpaid overtime in the reference week in main job
Main reason for hours actually worked during the reference week being different from the person's usual hours
HOURREAS - Main reason for hours actually worked during the reference week being different from usual hours
Wish to work usually more than the current number of hours
WISHMORE - Wish to work usually more than the current number of hours
Way how person wants to work more hours
WAYMORE - Way how person wants to work more hours
Number of hours that the person would like to work in total
HWWISH - Number of hours that the person would like to work in total

Atypical working times

Shift work
SHIFTWK - Shift work
Evening work
EVENWK - Evening work
Night work
NIGHTWK - Night work
Saturday work
SATWK - Saturday work
Sunday work
SUNWK - Sunday work

Second job

Existence of more than one job or business

EXIST2J - Existence of more than one job or business

Professional status in the 2nd job

STAPRO2J - Professional status in the 2nd job

Economic activity in 2nd job (NACE Rev 1.1, 1 digit)

NA112J1D - Economic activity in 2nd job (NACE Rev 1.1, 1 digit)

Economic activity in 2nd job (NACE Rev2, 1 digit)

NACE2J1D - Economic activity in 2nd job (NACE Rev 2, 1 digit)

Economic activity in 2nd job by sector (NACE Rev 1)

NA112JS - Economic activity in 2nd job by sector (NACE Rev 1)

Number of hours actually worked during the reference week in the 2nd job

HWACTUA2 - Number of hours actually worked during the reference week in the 2nd job

Previous employment

Existence of previous employment experience

EXISTPR - Existence of previous employment experience

Year in which person last worked

YEARPR - Year in which person last worked

Month in which person last worked

MONTHPR - Month in which person last worked

Time since person last worked (in months)

LEAVTIME - Time since person last worked (in months)

Time since person last worked (classes) (in months)

LEAVCLAS - Time since person last worked (in months, classes)

Main reason for leaving last job or business

LEAVREAS - Main reason for leaving last job or business

Professional status in last job

STAPROPR - Professional status in last job

Economic activity in previous job (NACE Rev 1.1, 1 digit)

NA11PR1D - Economic activity in last job (NACE Rev 1.1, 1 digit)

Economic activity in previous job (NACE Rev2, 1 digit)

NACEPR1D - Economic activity in last job (NACE Rev 2, 1 digit)

Economic activity in previous job by sector (NACE Rev 1)

NA11PRS - Economic activity in last job by sector (NACE Rev 1)

Occupation of last job (ISCO 08, 1 digit)

ISCOPR1D - Occupation of last job (ISCO-08, 1 digit)

Occupation of last job (ISCO 08, 3 digits)

ISCOPR3D - Occupation of last job (ISCO-08, 3 digits)

Occupation of last job (ISCO 88-COM, 1 digit)

IS88PR1D - Occupation of last job (ISCO-88 COM, 1 digit)

Occupation of last job (ISCO 88-COM, 3 digits)

IS88PR3D - Occupation of last job (ISCO-88 COM, 3 digits)

Economic activity one year before

Situation with regard of activity one year before

WSTAT1Y - Situation with regard of activity one year before

Professional status one year before survey

STAPRO1Y - Professional status one year before

Economic activity one year before (NACE Rev2, 1 digit)

NACE1Y1D - Economic activity one year before (NACE Rev 2, 1 digit)

Economic activity one year before (NACE Rev. 1.1, 1 digit)

NA111Y1D - Economic activity one year before (NACE Rev. 1.1, 1 digit)

Economic activity one year before by sector (NACE Rev 1)

NA111YS - Economic activity one year before by sector (NACE Rev 1)

Unemployment

Registration at a public employment office

REGISTER - Registration at a public employment office

Duration of unemployment

DURUNE - Duration of unemployment

Search for employment

Involvement of the public employment office at any moment in finding the present job

WAYJFOUN - Involvement of the public employment office at any moment in finding the present job

Looking for another job

LOOKOJ - Looking for another job

Reasons for looking for another job

LOOKREAS - Reasons for looking for another job

Seeking employment during previous 4 weeks

SEEKWORK - Seeking employment during last 4 weeks

Reasons for not searching an employment

SEEKREAS - Reasons for not searching an employment

Type of employment sought (or found)

SEEKTYPE - Type of employment sought

Duration of search for employment

SEEKDUR - Duration of search for employment

Contacted public employment office to find work

METHODA - Contacted public employment office to find work

Contacted private employment agency to find work

METHODB - Contacted private employment agency to find work

Applied to employers directly

METHODC - Applied to employers directly

Asked friends, relatives, trade unions, etc.

METHODD - Asked friends, relatives, trade unions, etc.

Inserted or answered advertisements in newspapers or journals

METHODE - Inserted or answered advertisements in newspapers or journals

Studied advertisements in newspapers or journals

METHODF - Studied advertisements in newspapers or journals

Took a test, interview or examination

METHODG - Took a test, interview or examination

Looked for land, premises or equipment

METHODH - Looked for land, premises or equipment

Looked for permits, licences, financial resources

METHODI - Looked for permits, licences, financial resources

Awaiting the results of an application for a job

METHODJ - Awaiting the results of an application for a job

Waiting for a call from a public employment office

METHODK - Waiting for a call from a public employment office

Awaiting the results of a competition for recruitment to the public sector

METHODL - Awaiting the results of a competition for recruitment to the public sector

Other method used

METHODM - Other method used

Main method used during previous 4 weeks to find work

METHFW - Main method used to find work during last 4 weeks

Willingness to work for person not seeking employment

WANTWORK - Willingness to work for person not seeking employment

Availability to start working within 2 weeks

AVAILBLE - Availability to start working within 2 weeks

Reasons for not being available to start working within 2 weeks

AVAIREAS - Reasons for not being available to start working within 2 weeks

Situation immediately before person started to seek employment

PRESEEK - Situation immediately before person started to seek employment

Reconciliation between work and familiy

Need for care facilities

NEEDCARE - Need for care facilities

Education and training

Education or training: participation

Student or apprentice in regular education during the last 4 weeks

EDUCSTAT - Student or apprentice in regular education during last 4 weeks

Level of this education or training

EDUCLEVL - Level of this education or training (ISCED-97)

Field of this education or training

EDUCFILD - Field of this education or training

Education or training received (previous 4 weeks)

EDUC4WN - Education or training received during last 4 weeks

Purpose of the training received during previous 4 weeks

PURP4W - Purpose of the training received during last 4 weeks

Total length of education or training

LENTR4W - Total length of education or training

Usual number of hours of training per week

HWUSTRAI - Usual number of hours of training per week

Level of education or training completed

Highest level of education or training successfully completed

HATLEVEL - Highest level of education or training successfully completed (ISCED-97)

Level of education (ISCED, 3 levels)

HATLEV1D - Level of education (ISCED-97, 3 levels)

Field of highest level of education or training successfully completed

HATFIELD - Field of highest level of education or training successfully completed

Year when highest level level of education or training was successfully completed

HATYEAR - Year when highest level of education or training was successfully completed

Further education

Attendance to learning activities (non-formal education) in the last 4weeks

COURATT - Attendance to learning activities (non-formal education) during last 4weeks

Number of hours in learning activities within the last 4 weeks

COURLEN - Number of hours in learning activities during last 4 weeks

Purpose of the most recent learning activity

COURPURP - Purpose of the most recent learning activity

Field of the most recent learning activity

COURFILD - Field of the most recent learning activity

Most recent learning activity during working hour?

COURWORH - Most recent learning activity during working hour

Income

Monthly (take home) pay from main job (deciles)

INCDECIL - Monthly take home pay from main job (deciles)

Household structure

Relationship to reference person in the household

HHLINK - Relationship to reference person in the household

Technical Items

Sequence number in the household

HHSEQNUM - Sequence number in the household

Sequence number of spouse or cohabiting partner

HHSPOU - Sequence number of spouse or cohabiting partner

Sequence number of father

HHFATH - Sequence number of father

Sequence number of mother

HHMOTH - Sequence number of mother

Nature of participation in the survey

PROXY - Nature of participation in the survey

Year of survey

REFYEAR - Year of survey

Reference week

REFWEEK - Reference week

Interview week

INTWEEK - Interview week

Serial number of household in each quarter

QHHNUM - Serial number of household in each quarter
IS881D - Occupation (ISCO-88 COM, 1 digit)

Serial number of household

HHNUM - Serial number of household

Weighting factor

COEFF - Weighting factor

Sequence number of the survey wave

INTWAVE - Sequence number of the survey wave

Questionnaire used

INTQUEST - Questionnaire used

Reference month

REM - Reference month

Reference quarter

QUARTER - Reference quarter

Fixed reference year

YEAR - Fixed reference year

Reference Code

REC - Reference Code

Data Release

RELEASE - Data Release