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Dataset: EU-LFS 2018 - Yearly

Title

EU-LFS 2018 yearly UDB

Weighting

Weighting factor: COEFF

References

Eurostat: EU Labour Force Survey database User Guide.

2019 Release of anonymised EU LFS microdata, yearly files 2018.

Variable List: EU-LFS 2018 - Yearly

RELEASE - Data Release
QHHNUM - Serial number of household in each quarter
HHNUM - Serial number of household
HHSEQNUM - Sequence number in the household
SEX - Sex
NATIONAL - Nationality
YEARESID - Years of residence in this country
COUNTRYB - Country of birth
PROXY - Nature of participation in the survey
WSTATOR - Labour status during the reference week
NOWKREAS - Reason for not having worked at all during the reference week though having a job
STAPRO - Professional status
SIGNISAL - Continuing receipt of the wage or salary
NACE1D - Economic activity in main job (NACE Rev 2, 1 digit)
NA111D - Economic activity in main job (NACE Rev 1.1, 1 digit)
ISCO3D - Occupation (ISCO-08, 3 digits)
IS883D - Occupation (ISCO-88 COM, 3 digits)
COUNTRYW - Country of place of work
REGIONW - Region of place of work (NUTS II)
YSTARTWK - Year 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
FTPT - Full-time / Part-time distinction
TEMP - Permanency of the job
TEMPDUR - Total duration of temporary job or work contract of limited duration
HWUSUAL - Number of hours per week usually worked in main job
HWACTUAL - Number of hours actually worked during the reference week in main job
HWOVERP - Paid overtime in the reference week in main job
HWOVERPU - Unpaid overtime in the reference week in main job
HOURREAS - Main reason for hours actually worked during the reference week being different from usual hours
WISHMORE - Wish to work usually more than the current number of hours
HWWISH - Number of hours that the person would like to work in total
LOOKOJ - Looking for another job
EXIST2J - Existence of more than one job or business
STAPRO2J - Professional status in the 2nd job
NACE2J1D - Economic activity in 2nd job (NACE Rev 2, 1 digit)
NA112J1D - Economic activity in 2nd job (NACE Rev 1.1, 1 digit)
HWACTUA2 - Number of hours actually worked during the reference week in the 2nd job
EXISTPR - Existence of previous employment experience
YEARPR - Year in which person last worked
MONTHPR - Month in which person last worked
STAPROPR - Professional status in last job
NACEPR1D - Economic activity in last job (NACE Rev 2, 1 digit)
NA11PR1D - Economic activity in last job (NACE Rev 1.1, 1 digit)
ISCOPR3D - Occupation of last job (ISCO-08, 3 digits)
IS88PR3D - Occupation of last job (ISCO-88 COM, 3 digits)
SEEKWORK - Seeking employment during last 4 weeks
SEEKTYPE - Type of employment sought
SEEKDUR - Duration of search for employment
METHODA - Contacted public employment office to find work
METHODB - Contacted private employment agency to find work
METHODC - Applied to employers directly
METHODD - Asked friends, relatives, trade unions, etc.
METHODE - Inserted or answered advertisements in newspapers or journals
METHODF - Studied advertisements in newspapers or journals
METHODG - Took a test, interview or examination
METHODH - Looked for land, premises or equipment
METHODI - Looked for permits, licences, financial resources
METHODJ - Awaiting the results of an application for a job
METHODK - Waiting for a call from a public employment office
METHODL - Awaiting the results of a competition for recruitment to the public sector
METHODM - Other method used
WANTWORK - Willingness to work for person not seeking employment
AVAILBLE - Availability to start working within 2 weeks
EDUCSTAT - Student or apprentice in regular education during last 4 weeks
EDUCLEVL - Level of this education or training (ISCED-97)
COURATT - Attendance to learning activities (non-formal education) during last 4 weeks
COURLEN - Number of hours in learning activities during last 4 weeks
HAT97LEV - Highest level of education or training successfully completed (ISCED-97)
HAT11LEV - Highest educational attainment level (ISCED 11)
HATVOC - Orientation of this level
EDUCVOC - Orientation of this education
REFYEAR - Year of survey
REFWEEK - Reference week
INTWEEK - Interview week
COUNTRY - Country
REGION - Region of household (NUTS II)
DEGURBA - Degree of urbanisation
HHTYPE - Type of household (transmitted)
HHINST - Type of institution
INTWAVE - Sequence number of the survey wave
INTQUEST - Questionnaire used
COEFF - Weighting factor
YEAR - Fixed reference year
QUARTER - Reference quarter
REM - Reference month
HHPRIV - Type of household (derived)
AGE - Age
AGERESID - Age at which person last established their usual residence in the country
ILOSTAT - ILO work status
STARTIME - Time since person started to work (in months)
LEAVTIME - Time since person last worked (in months)
LEAVCLAS - Time since person last worked (in months, classes)
DURUNE - Duration of unemployment
NA11S - Economic activity in main job by sector (NACE Rev 1)
ISCO1D - Occupation (ISCO-08, 1 digit)
IS881D - Occupation (ISCO-88 COM, 1 digit)
NA112JS - Economic activity in 2nd job by sector (NACE Rev 1)
NA11PRS - Economic activity in last job by sector (NACE Rev 1)
ISCOPR1D - Occupation of last job (ISCO-08, 1 digit)
IS88PR1D - Occupation of last job (ISCO-88 COM, 1 digit)
EDUC4WN - Education or training received during last 4 weeks
HATLEV1D - Level of education (ISCED-11 (since 2014), 3 levels)
HHLINK - Relationship to reference person in the household
HHSPOU - Sequence number of spouse or cohabiting partner
HHFATH - Sequence number of father
HHMOTH - Sequence number of mother
MARSTAT - Marital status
SUPVISOR - Supervisory responsibilities
SIZEFIRM - Number of persons working at the local unit
WAYJFOUN - Involvement of the public employment office at any moment in finding the present job
FTPTREAS - Reasons for part-time work
TEMPREAS - Reasons for having a temporary job or work contract of limited duration
TEMPAGCY - Contract with a temporary employment agency
SHIFTWK - Shift work
EVENWK - Evening work
NIGHTWK - Night work
SATWK - Saturday work
SUNWK - Sunday work
WAYMORE - Way how person wants to work more hours
HOMEWK - Working at home
LOOKREAS - Reasons for looking for another job
LEAVREAS - Main reason for leaving last job or business
SEEKREAS - Reasons for not searching an employment
AVAIREAS - Reasons for not being available to start working within 2 weeks
PRESEEK - Situation immediately before person started to seek employment
NEEDCARE - Need for care facilities
REGISTER - Registration at a public employment office
MAINSTAT - Main labour status
EDUCFILD - Field of this education or training
COURPURP - Purpose of the most recent learning activity
COURFILD - Field of the most recent learning activity
COURWORH - Most recent learning activity during working hour
HATFIELD - Field of highest level of education or training successfully completed
HATYEAR - Year when highest level of education or training was successfully completed
WSTAT1Y - Situation with regard of activity one year before
STAPRO1Y - Professional status one year before
NACE1Y1D - Economic activity one year before (NACE Rev 2, 1 digit)
NA111Y1D - Economic activity one year before (NACE Rev. 1.1, 1 digit)
NA111YS - Economic activity one year before by sector (NACE Rev 1)
COUNTR1Y - Country of residence one year before
REGION1Y - Region of residence one year before (NUTS II)
INCDECIL - Monthly take home pay from main job (deciles)
ESEG1D - European Socio-economic Groups (ESeG, 1 digit)
ESEG2D - European Socio-economic Groups (ESeG, 2 digits)
HWUSTRAI - Usual number of hours of training per week
METHFW - Main method used to find work during last 4 weeks
PURP4W - Purpose of the training received during last 4 weeks
LENTR4W - Total length of education or training
HHPERS - Definition of children and adults
HHPARENT - Presence of the father and/or mother of the person in the household
HHPARTNR - Presence of the partner of the person in the household
HHCHILDR - Presence of the children of the person in the household
HATLFATH - Education level of the father, if he lives in the same household (ISCED-97, 3 levels)
HATLMOTH - Education level of the mother, if she lives in the same household (ISCED-97, 3 levels)
HHNBPERS - Number of persons in the household, whatever the age
HHNB0014 - Number of children in the household aged less than 15 years
HHNBOLD - Number of persons aged 65 or older in the household
HHNBCHLD - Number of children in the household aged less than 25 years (based on HHPERS code 1, 2 and 3)
HHNBCH2 - Number of persons between 0 and 2 years in the household
HHNBCH5 - Number of persons between 3 and 5 years in the household
HHNBCH8 - Number of persons between 6 and 8 years in the household
HHNBCH11 - Number of persons between 9 and 11 years in the household
HHNBCH14 - Number of persons between 12 and 14 years in the household
HHNBCH17 - Number of children between 15 and 17 years in the household (based on HHPERS code 2)
HHNBCH24 - Number of children between 18 and 24 years in the household (based on HHPERS code 2)
HHAGEYG - Age of the youngest child in the household, aged less than 25 years
HHAGE14 - Age of the youngest child in the household, aged less than 15 years
HHCOMP - Household composition
HHNBWORK - Number of employed persons in the household aged 15 years and more (whatever the values of hhpers)
HHNBEMPL - Number of employed adults in the household aged 15 years and more (based on HHPERS code 4)
HHNBUNEM - Number of unemployed adults in the household aged 15 years and more (based on HHPERS code 4)
HHNBINAC - Number of inactive adults in the household aged 15 years and more (based on HHPERS code 4)
HHWKSTAT - Working status of adults living in the household