German Microdata Lab

Variables-by-year-Matrix: Personal data

Variable label200520062007200820092010
Year of the SurveyPB010PB010PB010PB010PB010PB010
CountryPB020PB020PB020PB020PB020PB020
Personal IDPB030PB030PB030PB030PB030PB030
Personal cross-sectional weightPB040PB040PB040PB040PB040PB040
Personal cross-sectional weight for selected respondentPB060PB060PB060PB060PB060PB060
Quarter of the personal interviewPB100PB100PB100PB100PB100PB100
Year of the personal interviewPB110PB110PB110PB110PB110PB110
Minutes to complete the personal interviewPB120PB120PB120PB120PB120PB120
Quarter of birthPB130PB130PB130PB130PB130PB130
Year of birthPB140PB140PB140PB140PB140PB140
SexPB150PB150PB150PB150PB150PB150
Father IDPB160PB160PB160PB160PB160PB160
Mother IDPB170PB170PB170PB170PB170PB170
Spouse/partner IDPB180PB180PB180PB180PB180PB180
Marital statusPB190PB190PB190PB190PB190PB190
Consensual unionPB200PB200PB200PB200PB200PB200
Country of birthPB210PB210PB210PB210PB210PB210
Citizenship 1PB220APB220APB220APB220APB220APB220A
Current education activityPE010PE010PE010PE010PE010PE010
ISCED level currently attendedPE020PE020PE020PE020PE020PE020
Year when highest level of education was attainedPE030PE030PE030PE030PE030PE030
Highest ISCED level attainedPE040PE040PE040PE040PE040PE040
Self-defined current economic statusPL030PL030PL030PL030PL030PL030
Worked at least one hour during the previous weekPL035PL035PL035PL035PL035PL035
Person has ever workedPL015PL015PL015PL015PL015PL015
Actively looking for a jobPL020PL020PL020PL020PL020PL020
Available for workPL025PL025PL025PL025PL025PL025
Status in employmentPL040PL040PL040PL040PL040PL040
Occupation (ISCO-88 (Com))PL050PL050PL050PL050PL050PL050
Number of hours usually worked per week in main jobPL060PL060PL060PL060PL060PL060
Number of months spent at full-time workPL070PL070PL070PL070PL070PL070
Number of months spent at part-time workPL072PL072PL072PL072PL072PL072
Number of months spent in unemploymentPL080PL080PL080PL080PL080PL080
Number of months spent in retirementPL085PL085PL085PL085PL085PL085
Number of months spent studyingPL087PL087PL087PL087PL087PL087
Number of months spent inactivelyPL090PL090PL090PL090PL090PL090
Total number of hours usually worked in second, third...jobsPL100PL100PL100PL100PL100PL100
NACE (Rev.1.1)PL110PL110PL110PL110PL110PL110
Reason for working less than 30 hoursPL120PL120PL120PL120PL120PL120
Number of persons working at the local unitPL130PL130PL130PL130PL130PL130
Type of contractPL140PL140PL140PL140PL140PL140
Managerial PositionPL150PL150PL150PL150PL150PL150
Change of job since last yearPL160PL160PL160PL160PL160PL160
Reason for changePL170PL170PL170PL170PL170PL170
Most recent change in the individuals activity statusPL180PL180PL180PL180PL180PL180
When began regular first jobPL190PL190PL190PL190PL190PL190
Number of years spent in paid workPL200PL200PL200PL200PL200PL200
Main activity on JanuaryPL210APL210APL210APL210APL210APL210A
Main activity on FebruaryPL210BPL210BPL210BPL210BPL210BPL210B
Main activity on MarchPL210CPL210CPL210CPL210CPL210CPL210C
Main activity on aprilPL210DPL210DPL210DPL210DPL210DPL210D
Main activity on MayPL210EPL210EPL210EPL210EPL210EPL210E
Main activity on JunePL210FPL210FPL210FPL210FPL210FPL210F
Main activity on JulyPL210GPL210GPL210GPL210GPL210GPL210G
Main activity on AugustPL210HPL210HPL210HPL210HPL210HPL210H
Main activity on SeptemberPL210IPL210IPL210IPL210IPL210IPL210I
Main activity on OctoberPL210JPL210JPL210JPL210JPL210JPL210J
Main activity on November/PL210KPL210KPL210KPL210KPL210KPL210K
Main activity on DecemberPL210LPL210LPL210LPL210LPL210LPL210L
General healthPH010PH010PH010PH010PH010PH010
Suffer from a chronic(long-standing) illness or conditionPH020PH020PH020PH020PH020PH020
Limitation in activities because of health problemsPH030PH030PH030PH030PH030PH030
Unmet need for medical examination or treatmentPH040PH040PH040PH040PH040PH040
Main reason for unmet need for medical examination or treatmentPH050PH050PH050PH050PH050PH050
Unmet need for dental examination or treatmentPH060PH060PH060PH060PH060PH060
Main reason for unmet need for dental examination or treatmentPH070PH070PH070PH070PH070PH070
Employee cash or near cash income(net)PY010NPY010NPY010NPY010NPY010NPY010N
Non-Cash employee income(net)PY020NPY020NPY020NPY020NPY020NPY020N
Contributions to individual private pension plans(net)PY035NPY035NPY035NPY035NPY035NPY035N
Cash benefits or losses from self-employment(net)PY050NPY050NPY050NPY050NPY050NPY050N
Value of goods produced by own-consumption (net)PY070NPY070NPY070NPY070NPY070NPY070N
Pension from individual private plans(net)PY080NPY080NPY080NPY080NPY080NPY080N
Unemployment benefits(net)PY090NPY090NPY090NPY090NPY090NPY090N
Old-age benefits(net)PY100NPY100NPY100NPY100NPY100NPY100N
Survivors Benefits (net)PY110NPY110NPY110NPY110NPY110NPY110N
Sickness Benefits(net)PY120NPY120NPY120NPY120NPY120NPY120N
Disability Benefits(net)PY130NPY130NPY130NPY130NPY130NPY130N
Education-related allowancesPY140NPY140NPY140NPY140NPY140NPY140N
Employee Cash or near cash income(gross)PY010GPY010GPY010GPY010GPY010GPY010G
Non-Cash employee income(gross)PY020GPY020GPY020GPY020GPY020GPY020G
Contributions to individual private pension plans(gross)PY035GPY035GPY035GPY035GPY035GPY035G
Cash benefits or losses from self-employment (gross)PY050GPY050GPY050GPY050GPY050GPY050G
Value of goods produced by own-consumption(gross)PY070GPY070GPY070GPY070GPY070GPY070G
Pension from individual private plans(gross)PY080GPY080GPY080GPY080GPY080GPY080G
Unemployment benefits (gross)PY090GPY090GPY090GPY090GPY090GPY090G
Old-age benefits(gross)PY100GPY100GPY100GPY100GPY100GPY100G
Survivor benefitPY110GPY110GPY110GPY110GPY110GPY110G
Sickness Benefits(gross)PY120GPY120GPY120GPY120GPY120GPY120G
Disability benefits(gross)PY130GPY130GPY130GPY130GPY130GPY130G
Education-related allowances(gross)PY140GPY140GPY140GPY140GPY140GPY140G
Gross mopnthly earnings for employees(gross)PY200GPY200GPY200GPY200GPY200GPY200G
Personal intergenerational cross-sectional weightPM005-----
Main family compositionPM010-----
Year of birth of fatherPM020-----
Year of birth of motherPM030-----
Main Number of siblingsPM035-----
Highest ISCED level of education attained by fatherPM040-----
Highest ISCED level of education attained by motherPM050-----
Main activity status of fatherPM060-----
Main occupation of fatherPM070-----
Main activity status of motherPM080-----
Main occupation of motherPM090-----
Financial problems in household when young teenager (DE,EL,PT:information not providedPM100-----
Household IDPX030PX030PX030PX030PX030PX030
Respondent statusPX040PX040PX040PX040PX040PX040
Age at the end of the income reference periodPX020PX020PX020PX020PX020PX020
Activity statusPX050PX050PX050PX050PX050PX050
Exchange ratePX010PX010PX010PX010PX010PX010
Personal cross-sectional weight-PS005----
Number of times going to the cinema-PS010----
Number of times going to live performances (plays, concerts,operas, ballet and dance)-PS020----
Number of visits to cultural sites-PS030----
Number of times attending sport events-PS040----
Frequency of getting toghether with relatives-PS050----
Frequency of getting together with friends-PS060----
Frequency of contacts with relatives-PS070----
Frequency of contacts with friends-PS080----
Ability to ask any relative, friend or neighbour for help-PS090----
Participation in informal voluntary activities-PS100----
Participation in activities of political parties or trade unions-PS110----
Participation in activities of professional organisations-PS120----
Participation in activities of churches or other religious organisations-PS130----
Participation in activities of recreational groups or organisations-PS140----
Participation in activities of charitable organisations-PS150----
Participation in activities of other groups or organisations-PS160----
Company car (in euros)--PY021NPY021NPY021NPY021N
Company car (in euros)--PY021GPY021GPY021GPY021G
Employers social insurance contribution (in euros)--PY030GPY030GPY030GPY030G
Optional employer social insurance contributions (in euros)--PY031GPY031GPY031GPY031G
NACE (Rev 2)---PL111PL111PL111
Self-defined current economic status----PL031PL031
Main activity on January----PL211APL211A
Main activity on February----PL211BPL211B
Main activity on March----PL211CPL211C
Main activity on april----PL211DPL211D
Main activity on May----PL211EPL211E
Main activity on June----PL211FPL211F
Main activity on July----PL211GPL211G
Main activity on August----PL211HPL211H
Main activity on September----PL211IPL211I
Main activity on October----PL211JPL211J
Main activity on November/----PL211KPL211K
Main activity on December----PL211LPL211L
Mobile Phone----PD010-
Replace worn-out clothes by some new (not second-hand) ones----PD020-
Two pairs of properly fitting shoes (including a pair of all-weather shoes)----PD030-
Number of visits to general practitioners (GP`S) and specialists, excluding dentists and ophthalmologists----PD040-
Get-together with friends/family (relatives) for a drink/meal at least once a month----PD050-
Regularly participate in a leisure activity such as sport, cinema, concert----PD060-
Spend a small amount of money each week on yourself----PD070-
Number of months spent at full-time work as employee----PL073PL073
Number of months spent at part-time work as employee----PL074PL074
Number of months spent at full-time work as selfemployed (including family worker)----PL075PL075
Number of months spent at part-time work as selfemployed (including family worker)----PL076PL076
Number of months spent as disabled or/and unfit to work----PL086PL086
Number of months spent in compulsory military service----PL088PL088
Number of months spent fulfilling domestic tasks and care responsibilities----PL089PL089
Occupation (ISCO-08 (Com)-----PL051
Proportion of personal income kept separate from the common hhld budget-----PA010
Access to a bank account-----PA020
Decision-making on everyday shopping-----PA030
Decision-making on important expenses to make for the child(ren)-----PA040
Decision-making on expensive purchases of consumer durables and furniture-----PA050
Decision-making on borrowing money-----PA060
Decision-making on use of savings-----PA070
Decision-making – general-----PA080
Ability to decide about expenses for your own personal consumption, your leisure activities & hobbies-----PA090
Ability to decide about purchases for children’s needs (incl. giving them pocket money)-----PA100
Length of cohabitation of the partners-----PA110
Optional: Time spent commuting to and from work-----PA120
Optional: Time spent on leisure-----PA130
Optional: Time spent on household work, child care & care for other dependants-----PA140
Optional: Money spent per month for own use-----PA150
Optional: Money spent per month for children by the interviewed person-----PA160
At risk of poverty or social exclusion-----PX070