Youth questionnaire for first time respondents at age 17


Sort Variable Name
1 Original Household Number hhnr
1 Never Changing Person ID persnr
1 Survey Year syear
1 Sample Indicator sample1
1 Current Wave HH Number (=VHHNR) hhnrakt
1 Current Wave HH Number (=HHNRAKT) vhhnr
1 Person Number Surveyed vausku
1 Lives In Parental Household vj01
1 Has Own Room vj02
1 Additional Room, Apartment vj03
1 Own Earnings vj04
1 Full-Time, Part-Time, Trainee vj05
1 Have Already Worked Before vj06
1 Age At First Job vj07
1 Reason For Working vj08
1 Pocket Money, Allowance vj09
1 Pocket Money per Week vj1001
1 Pocket Money per Month vj1002
1 Money Saved vj1101
1 Savings per Month vj1102
1 Savings Irregular vj1103
1 Father Important In Life vj1201
1 Mother Important In Life vj1202
1 Brother, Sister Important In Life vj1203
1 Other Relative Important In Life vj1204
1 Steady Boy-,Girlfriend Important In Life vj1205
1 Best Friend Important In Life vj1206
1 Teacher Important In Life vj1207
1 Clique,Group Of Friends Important In Life vj1208
1 Other Person Important In Life vj1209
1 Argue Or Fight With Father vj1301
1 Argue Or Fight With Mother vj1302
1 Argue Or Fight With Brother,Sister vj1303
1 Argue Or Fight Steady Boy-,Girlfriend vj1304
1 Argue Or Fight With Best Friend vj1305
1 Mother Talks About Things You Do vj1401m
1 Father Talks About Things You Do vj1401v
1 Mother Talks About Things That Worry You vj1402m
1 Father Talks About Things That Worry You vj1402v
1 Mother Asks You Prior To Making Decision vj1403m
1 Father Asks You Prior To Making Decision vj1403v
1 Mother Expresses Opinion On Smthng You Do vj1404m
1 Father Expresses Opinion On Smthng You Do vj1404v
1 Mother Able To Solve Problems With You vj1405m
1 Father Able To Solve Problems With You vj1405v
1 Mother Has Impression Of Trusting You vj1406m
1 Father Has Impression Of Trusting You vj1406v
1 Mother Asks Your Opinion On Family Matter vj1407m
1 Father Asks Your Opinion On Family Matter vj1407v
1 Mother Gives Reason For Making Decision vj1408m
1 Father Gives Reason For Making Decision vj1408v
1 Mother Shows That She Loves You vj1409m
1 Father Shows That She Loves You vj1409v
1 How Often Watch TV, Video vj1501
1 How Often Play Computer Games vj1502
1 How Often Listen To Music vj1503
1 How Often Play Music Or Sing vj1504
1 How Often Do Sports vj1505
1 How Often Dance Or Act vj1506
1 How Often Do Tech. Activities, Coding vj1507
1 How Often Read vj1508
1 How Often Do Volunteer Work vj1509
1 How Often Do Nothing vj1510
1 How Often Spend Time Steady Boy-,Girlfriend vj1511
1 How Often Spend Time Best Friend vj1512
1 How Often Spend Time Clique vj1513
1 Musically Active vj16
1 Type Of Music vj1701
1 Musically Active Alone Or In Group vj1702
1 How Old When First Musically Active vj18
1 Musical Lessons Outside Of School vj19
1 Sports Played vj20
1 Most Important Sport (Code) vj2102
1 Age When Starting This Sport vj22
1 Where And With Whom Sport vj23
1 Take Part In Competitions In This Sport vj24
1 Attend School vj25
1 Year Of Leaving School vj2601
1 Type Of Graduation Certificate vj2602
1 Highest Certificate Planned vj27
1 Type Of Preferred Certificate vj28
1 1. Foreign Language vj2901
1 2. Foreign Language vj2902
1 School Participation Abroad vj30
1 Private School Participation vj31
1 Class Representative vj3201
1 Student Body President vj3202
1 Involved With School Newspaper vj3203
1 Belong To Theatre, Dance Group vj3204
1 Belong To Choir, Orchestra, Music Group vj3205
1 Belong To Volunteer Sport Group vj3206
1 Other Kind Of School Group vj3207
1 No Involvement vj3208
1 Satisfaction With Overall School Grades vj3301
1 Satisfaction With German Grades vj3302
1 Satisfaction With Mathematics Grades vj3303
1 Satisfaction With Main Foreign Langauge vj3304
1 School Recommended Higher Education Level vj34
1 Grade German vj35a01
1 Grade Mathematics vj35b01
1 Grade 1. Foreign Langauge vj35c01
1 Points German vj35a02
1 Points Mathematics vj35b02
1 Points 1. Foreign Language vj35c02
1 Comprehensive School German vj35a03
1 Comprehensive School Mathematics vj35b03
1 Comprehensive School Foreign Langauge vj35c03
1 Basic,Advanced Course German vj35a04
1 Basic,Advanced Course Mathematics vj35b04
1 Basic,Advanced Course 1. Foreign Language vj35c04
1 Year, Grade Repeated vj36
1 Year, Grade First Repeated vj3701
1 Year, Grade Repeated vj3702
1 Paid Tutor vj38
1 Parents Cared For Educational Achievements vj39
1 Parents Help With Studying vj40
1 Disagreements With Parents Over Studies vj41
1 Parents Take Part In Parents-Evening vj4201
1 Parents Come To Teacher Office Hours vj4202
1 Parents Visit Teacher Outside Office Hrs. vj4203
1 Involved As Parents Representative vj4204
1 Parents Not Involved In Any Of Above vj4205
1 Number Of Foreign Students vj43
1 Job Training, Apprenticeship vj44
1 Occu. Foundation Year vj45a01
1 Occu. Foundation Year Finished Succ vj45a02
1 Occupational Integration Year vj45b01
1 Occupational Integration Finished Succ vj45b02
1 Apprenticeship vj45c01
1 Apprenticeship Finished Succ vj45c02
1 Specialized Vocational School vj45d01
1 Spec. Vocational School Year Finished vj45d02
1 Internship, Voluntary Job vj45e01
1 Internship, Voluntary Job Finished Succ vj45e02
1 Formal Training Certificate, Uni. Degree vj46
1 Completed Apprenticeship vj4701
1 Specialized Vocational School vj4702
1 Higher Level Trade And Technical School vj4703
1 Civil Servant Education vj4704
1 Accredited Career Training Academy vj4705
1 Specialized Technical,Engineering School vj4706
1 University vj4707
1 Total Item-Nonresponse vj4708
1 At What Age Financially Independent vj4801
1 Already Financially Independent vj4802
1 Preferred Occupation vj49
1 Informed About Future Occupation vj51
1 Career Choice: Parents Proposals Important vj5201
1 Occupation Choice: Goal Is To Take Things As They Come vj5202
1 Occupational Choice: Different Possibilities vj5203
1 Occupational Choice: Still Working Out Skills vj5204
1 Secure Job, Career vj5301
1 High Income vj5302
1 Good Promotion Possibilities vj5303
1 Job With Recognition vj5304
1 Job Which Allows For Spare Time vj5305
1 Interesting Job, Career vj5306
1 Job Which Allows For Independent Working vj5307
1 Interaction Important vj5308
1 Job Important For Society vj5309
1 Job With Good Health, Safety Conditions vj5310
1 Job Allows For Family Commitments vj5311
1 Job Where One Can Help Others vj5312
1 Probability Of Training, University Slot vj5401
1 Probability Success. Training, University vj5402
1 Probability Of Finding Employment vj5403
1 Probability Of Job Success vj5404
1 Probability Of Long-Term Unemployment vj5405
1 Probability Of Being Held Back By Family vj5406
1 Probability Of Being Self-Employed vj5407
1 Probability Of Working Abroad vj5408
1 Probability Of Marriage vj5409
1 Probability Of Living With A Partner vj5410
1 Probability Of A Child vj5411
1 Probability Of Several Children vj5412
1 Year Of Birth vj5501
1 Month Of Birth vj5502
1 Born in Germany vj56
1 Country Of Birth Code vj5702
1 Moved To Germany When vj58
1 Immigration Group vj59
1 Residence Status vj60
1 Refugee Residence vj6101
1 Refugee Residence: Weeks vj6102
1 Refugee Residence: Months vj6103
1 Already Had Family In Country vj62
1 Contacts With Family, Friends In Germany vj63
1 Moved To Same City,Town As Family vj64
1 Attended School In Germany vj65
1 Schooling In Germany (Class) vj6601
1 Attended Special Foreigner Prep Class vj6602
1 Main Residence During Childhood vj6701
1 Change of Residence Since Childhood vj6702
1 Siblings Yes, No vj6801
1 Number Of Brothers vj6802
1 Number Of Sisters vj6803
1 No. Of Years Living With Bio. Parents vj6901
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Mother vj6902
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Mother And Partner vj6903
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Father vj6904
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Father And Partner vj6905
1 No. Of Years Living With Other Relatives vj6906
1 No. Of Years Living With Foster Parents vj6907
1 No. Of Years Living In Home vj6908
1 Total Item-Nonresponse vj6909
1 Father And Mother Live In HH vj70
1 Where Does Father Live vj71v01
1 Where Does Mother Live vj71m01
1 Year Of Death - Father vj71v02
1 Year Of Death - Mother vj71m02
1 Year Of Birth - Father vj72v
1 Year Of Birth - Mother vj72m
1 Father German Citizen vj73v
1 Mother German Citizen vj73m
1 Father: School Certificate vj74v
1 Mother: School Certificate vj74m
1 Father: Completed Occupational Training, Studies vj75v
1 Mother: Completed Occupational Training, Studies vj75m
1 Father: Type Of Blue-Collar Worker vj77v01
1 Mother: Type Of Blue-Collar Worker vj77m01
1 Father: Type Of White-Collar Worker vj77v02
1 Mother: Type Of White-Collar Worker vj77m02
1 Father: Type Of Civil Servant vj77v03
1 Mother: Type Of Civil Servant vj77m03
1 Father: Type Of Self-Employment vj77v04
1 Mother: Type Of Self-Employment vj77m04
1 Father: Not Employed vj77v05
1 Mother: Not Employed vj77m05
1 Father: Religion vj78v
1 Mother: Religion vj78m
1 Partner Necessary To Be Happy In Life vj79
1 Children Necessary To Be Happy In Life vj80
1 Success Through: Working Hard vj8101
1 Success Through: Exploiting Others vj8102
1 Success Through: Intelligence vj8103
1 Success Through: Family Background vj8104
1 Success Through: Specialized Training vj8105
1 Success Through: Money vj8106
1 Success Through: School Grades, Results vj8107
1 Success Through: Being Tough, Ruthless vj8108
1 Success Through: Connections vj8109
1 Success Through: Being Politically Active vj8110
1 Success Through: Being Male vj8111
1 Success Through: Initiative vj8112
1 Opinion: How Life Goes, Depends On Oneself vj8201
1 In Comparison Do Not Have What I Deserve vj8202
1 Success In Life Is Due To Fate vj8203
1 Others Have Often Controlled My Life vj8204
1 One Has To Work Had To Be Successful vj8205
1 Doubt Myself When Faced By Difficulties vj8206
1 Opportunities Depend On Soc. Circumstance vj8207
1 Talents You Have At Birth Are V. Import. vj8208
1 I Have Little Control Over My Life vj8209
1 Soc., Pol. Activity Makes A Difference vj8210
1 Survey Instrument vjinta
1 Length In Minutes Oral Interview vjinda1
1 Length In Minutes Written Interview vjinda2
1 Further Persons Present vjanw
1 Day Of Interview vjtagin
1 Month Of Interview vjmonin
1 Interviewer ID intid
1 Desired Occupation [jber02] (ISCO-08 COM, 4-digits) vj50_isco88
1 Desired Occupation [jber02] (KldB 92, 4-digits) vj50_kldb92
1 Occupation of Mother [jm07] (ISCO-88 COM, 4-digits) vj76m_isco88
1 Occupation of Father [jv07] (ISCO-88 COM, 4-digits) vj76v_isco88
1 Occupation of Mother [jm07] (KldB 92, 4-digits) vj76m_kldb92
1 Occupation of Father [jv07] (KldB 92, 4-digits) vj76v_kldb92


Study: soep-core


Dataset: vjugend

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