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 (=ZHHNR) hhnrakt
1 Current Wave HH Number (=HHNRAKT) zhhnr
1 Person Number Surveyed zpnr
1 Lives In Parental Household zj01
1 Has Own Room zj02
1 Additional Room, Apartment zj03
1 Own Earnings zj04
1 Full-Time, Part-Time, Trainee zj05
1 Have Already Worked Before zj06
1 Age At First Job zj07
1 Reason For Working zj08
1 Pocket Money, Allowance zj09
1 Pocket Money per Week zj1001
1 Pocket Money per Month zj1002
1 Money Saved zj1101
1 Savings per Month zj1102
1 Savings Irregular zj1103
1 Father Important In Life zj1201
1 Mother Important In Life zj1202
1 Brother, Sister Important In Life zj1203
1 Other Relative Important In Life zj1204
1 Steady Boy-,Girlfriend Important In Life zj1205
1 Best Friend Important In Life zj1206
1 Teacher Important In Life zj1207
1 Clique,Group Of Friends Important In Life zj1208
1 Other Person Important In Life zj1209
1 Argue Or Fight With Father zj1301
1 Argue Or Fight With Mother zj1302
1 Argue Or Fight With Brother,Sister zj1303
1 Argue Or Fight Steady Boy-,Girlfriend zj1304
1 Argue Or Fight With Best Friend zj1305
1 Mother Talks About Things You Do zj1401
1 Father Talks About Things You Do zj1402
1 Mother Talks About Things That Worry You zj1403
1 Father Talks About Things That Worry You zj1404
1 Mother Asks You Prior To Making Decision zj1405
1 Father Asks You Prior To Making Decision zj1406
1 Mother Expresses Opinion On Smthng You Do zj1407
1 Father Expresses Opinion On Smthng You Do zj1408
1 Mother Able To Solve Problems With You zj1409
1 Father Able To Solve Problems With You zj1410
1 Mother Has Impression Of Trusting You zj1411
1 Father Has Impression Of Trusting You zj1412
1 Mother Asks Your Opinion On Family Matter zj1413
1 Father Asks Your Opinion On Family Matter zj1414
1 Mother Gives Reason For Making Decision zj1415
1 Father Gives Reason For Making Decision zj1416
1 Mother Shows That She Loves You zj1417
1 Father Shows That She Loves You zj1418
1 How Often Watch TV, Video zj1501
1 How Often Play Computer Games zj1502
1 Frequency Internet zj1503
1 How Often Listen To Music zj1504
1 How Often Play Music Or Sing zj1505
1 How Often Do Sports zj1506
1 How Often Dance Or Act zj1507
1 How Often Do Tech. Activities, Coding zj1508
1 How Often Read zj1509
1 How Often Do Nothing zj1510
1 How Often Spend Time Steady Boy-,Girlfriend zj1511
1 How Often Spend Time Best Friend zj1512
1 How Often Spend Time Clique zj1513
1 Frequency Youth Centre, Recreational Centre zj1514
1 How Often Do Volunteer Work zj1515
1 Frequency Of Time In Church, Attending Religious Events zj1516
1 Musically Active zj16
1 Type Of Music zj17
1 Musically Active Alone Or In Group zj18
1 How Old When First Musically Active zj19
1 Musical Lessons Outside Of School zj20
1 Sports Played zj21
1 Most Important Sport (Code) zj22
1 Age When Starting This Sport zj23
1 Where And With Whom Sport zj24
1 Take Part In Competitions In This Sport zj25
1 Attend School zj26
1 Year Of Leaving School zj27
1 Type Of Graduation Certificate zj28
1 Highest Certificate Planned zj29
1 Type Of Preferred Certificate zj30
1 1. Foreign Language zj3101
1 2. Foreign Language zj3102
1 School Participation Abroad zj32
1 Private School Participation zj33
1 Class Representative zj3401
1 Student Body President zj3402
1 Involved With School Newspaper zj3403
1 Belong To Theatre, Dance Group zj3404
1 Belong To Choir, Orchestra, Music Group zj3405
1 Belong To Volunteer Sport Group zj3406
1 Other Kind Of School Group zj3407
1 No Involvement zj3408
1 Satisfaction With Overall School Grades zj3501
1 Satisfaction With German Grades zj3502
1 Satisfaction With Mathematics Grades zj3503
1 Satisfaction With Main Foreign Langauge zj3504
1 School Recommended Higher Education Level zj36
1 Grade German zj3701
1 Grade Mathematics zj3702
1 Grade 1. Foreign Langauge zj3703
1 Points German zj3704
1 Points Mathematics zj3705
1 Points 1. Foreign Language zj3706
1 Comprehensive School German zj3707
1 Comprehensive School Mathematics zj3708
1 Comprehensive School Foreign Langauge zj3709
1 Basic,Advanced Course German zj3710
1 Basic,Advanced Course Mathematics zj3711
1 Basic,Advanced Course 1. Foreign Language zj3712
1 Year, Grade Repeated zj38
1 Year, Grade First Repeated zj3901
1 Year, Grade Repeated zj3902
1 Paid Tutor zj40
1 Parents Cared For Educational Achievements zj41
1 Parents Help With Studying zj42
1 Disagreements With Parents Over Studies zj43
1 Parents Take Part In Parents-Evening zj4401
1 Parents Come To Teacher Office Hours zj4402
1 Parents Visit Teacher Outside Office Hrs. zj4403
1 Involved As Parents Representative zj4404
1 Parents Not Involved In Any Of Above zj4405
1 Number Of Foreign Students zj45
1 Job Training, Apprenticeship zj46
1 Occu. Foundation Year zj4701
1 Occu. Foundation Year Finished Succ zj4702
1 Occupational Integration Year zj4703
1 Occupational Integration Year Finished zj4704
1 Apprenticeship zj4705
1 Apprenticeship Finished zj4706
1 Specialized Vocational School zj4707
1 Spec. Vocational School Year Finished zj4708
1 Internship, Voluntary Job zj4709
1 Internship, Voluntary Job Finished Succ zj4710
1 Intending to Get Job Training / University Degree zj48
1 Completed Apprenticeship zj4901
1 Specialized Vocational School zj4902
1 Higher Level Trade And Technical School zj4903
1 Civil Servant Education zj4904
1 Accredited Career Training Academy zj4905
1 Specialized Technical,Engineering School zj4906
1 University zj4907
1 Intended Apprenticeship total nonresponse zj4908
1 At What Age Financially Independent zj5001
1 Already Financially Independent zj5002
1 Preferred Occupation zj51
1 Informed About Future Occupation zj53
1 Career Choice: Parents Proposals Important zj5401
1 Occupation Choice: Goal Is To Take Things As They Come zj5402
1 Occupational Choice: Different Possibilities zj5403
1 Occupational Choice: Still Working Out Skills zj5404
1 Secure Job, Career zj5501
1 Importance: High Income zj5502
1 Good Promotion Possibilities zj5503
1 Job With Recognition zj5504
1 Job Which Allows For Spare Time zj5505
1 Interesting Job, Career zj5506
1 Job Which Allows For Independent Working zj5507
1 Interaction Important zj5508
1 Job Important For Society zj5509
1 Job With Good Health, Safety Conditions zj5510
1 Job Allows For Family Commitments zj5511
1 Job Where One Can Help Others zj5512
1 Health Status zj56
1 Height In Cm zj57
1 Weight (kg) zj58
1 Probability in %: Favoured Apprenticeship or University Place zj5901
1 Probability in %: Apprenticeship or University Place zj5902
1 Probability Of Finding Employment zj5903
1 Probability Of Job Success zj5904
1 Probability Of Long-Term Unemployment zj5905
1 Probability Of Being Held Back By Family zj5906
1 Probability in %: Self Employed zj5907
1 Probability Of Working Abroad zj5908
1 Probability Of Marriage zj5909
1 Probability Of Living With A Partner zj5910
1 Probability Of A Child zj5911
1 Probability Of Several Children zj5912
1 Year Of Birth zj6001
1 Month Of Birth zj6002
1 Born in Germany zj61
1 Country Of Birth Code zj62
1 Migrant To Germany zj63
1 Status Upon Immigration To Germany zj64
1 Today German Nationality zj65
1 Second nationality zj6601
1 Second Nationality (Code) zj6602
1 German nationality since birth or applied for later zj67
1 Which Nationality (Code) zj68
1 Residence Status zj69
1 Mother Tongue German: Both Parents zj70
1 Oral Ability: German zj7101
1 Written Ability: German zj7102
1 Oral Ability: Language Country Of Origin zj7103
1 Written Ability: Language Country Of Origin zj7104
1 Main Residence During Childhood zj72
1 Change of Residence Since Childhood zj73
1 Siblings Yes, No zj7401
1 Number Of Brothers zj7402
1 Number Of Sisters zj7403
1 Twin sister/brother zj7404
1 Siblings: Item Nonrespronse zj7405
1 No. Of Years Living With Bio. Parents zj7501
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Mother zj7502
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Mother And Partner zj7503
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Father zj7504
1 No. Of Years Living With Single Father And Partner zj7505
1 No. Of Years Living With Other Relatives zj7506
1 No. Of Years Living With Foster Parents zj7507
1 No. Of Years Living In Home zj7508
1 No. Of Years Living With: Overall No Answer zj7509
1 Father And Mother Live In HH zj76
1 Where Does Father Live zj7701
1 Where Does Mother Live zj7702
1 Year Of Death - Father zj7703
1 Year Of Death - Mother zj7704
1 Year Of Birth - Father zj7801
1 Year Of Birth - Mother zj7802
1 Father Born In Germany zj7901
1 Mother Born In Germany zj7902
1 Country Of Birth Father zj7904
1 Country Of Birth Mother zj7906
1 Father German Citizen zj8001
1 Mother German Citizen zj8002
1 Father: School Certificate zj8101
1 Mother: School Certificate zj8102
1 Father: Completed Occupational Training, Studies zj8201
1 Mother: Completed Occupational Training, Studies zj8202
1 Father: Type Of Blue-Collar Worker zj8401
1 Mother: Type Of Blue-Collar Worker zj8402
1 Father: Type Of White-Collar Worker zj8403
1 Mother: Type Of White-Collar Worker zj8404
1 Father: Type Of Civil Servant zj8405
1 Mother: Type Of Civil Servant zj8406
1 Father: Type Of Self-Employment zj8407
1 Mother: Type Of Self-Employment zj8408
1 Father: Not Employed zj8409
1 Mother: Not Employed zj8410
1 Father: Religion zj8501
1 Mother: Religion zj8502
1 Partner Necessary To Be Happy In Life zj86
1 Children Necessary To Be Happy In Life zj87
1 Success Through: Working Hard zj8801
1 Success Through: Exploiting Others zj8802
1 Success Through: Intelligence zj8803
1 Success Through: Family Background zj8804
1 Success Through: Specialized Training zj8805
1 Success Through: Money zj8806
1 Success Through: School Grades, Results zj8807
1 Success Through: Being Tough, Ruthless zj8808
1 Success Through: Connections zj8809
1 Success Through: Being Politically Active zj8810
1 Success Through: Being Male zj8811
1 Success Through: Initiative zj8812
1 Peronal Willingness to Take Risks zj89
1 Opinion: How Life Goes, Depends On Oneself zj9001
1 In Comparison Do Not Have What I Deserve zj9002
1 Success In Life Is Due To Fate zj9003
1 Others Have Often Controlled My Life zj9004
1 One Has To Work Had To Be Successful zj9005
1 Doubt Myself When Faced By Difficulties zj9006
1 Opportunities Depend On Soc. Circumstance zj9007
1 Talents You Have At Birth Are V. Import. zj9008
1 I Have Little Control Over My Life zj9009
1 Soc., Pol. Activity Makes A Difference zj9010
1 Opinion: Do Without Today, and Enjoy Tomorrow zj9011
1 Opinion: Trust People zj9012
1 Opinion: Cannot Trust Anyone zj9013
1 Opinion: Distrust Strangers zj9014
1 Opinion: Live For Today, Do Not Think Of Tomorrow zj9015
1 Personal characteristics: work carefully zj9101
1 Personal characteristics: communicative zj9102
1 Personal characteristics: abrasive towards others zj9103
1 Personal characteristics: introduce new ideas zj9104
1 Personal characteristics: often worry zj9105
1 Personal characteristics: can forgive others zj9106
1 Personal characteristics: am lazy zj9107
1 Personal characteristics: am outgoing/sociable zj9108
1 Personal characteristics: importance of esthetics zj9109
1 Personal characteristics: am nervous zj9110
1 Personal characteristics: carryout duties efficiently zj9111
1 Personal characteristics: reserved zj9112
1 Personal characteristics: considerate, friendly zj9113
1 Personal characteristics: lively imagination zj9114
1 Personal characteristics: be relaxed, no stress zj9115
1 Personal characteristics: hunger for knowledge, curious zj9116
1 Frequency of Being Angry in the Last 4 Weeks zj9201
1 Frequency of Being Worried in the Last 4 Weeks zj9202
1 Frequency of Being Happy in the Last 4 Weeks zj9203
1 Frequency of Being Sad in the Last 4 Weeks zj9204
1 Had Paid Work (This Week) zj93
1 Actively Looked For Work (This Month) zj94
1 Registered Unemployed zj95
1 Political Interests zj96
1 Supports Political Party zj97
1 Political Party Supported zj9801
1 Amount Of Support For Political Party zj9802
1 Satisfaction With Life At Present zj99
1 Survey Instrument zjinta
1 Length In Minutes Oral Interview zjinda1
1 Length In Minutes Written Interview zjinda2
1 Further Persons Present zjanw
1 Day Of Interview zjtagin
1 Month Of Interview zjmonin
1 Interviewer ID intid
1 Desired Occupation [jber02] (ISCO-08 COM, 4-digits) zj52_isco88
1 Desired Occupation [jber02] (KldB 92, 4-digits) zj52_kldb92
1 Occupation of Father [jv07] (ISCO-88 COM, 4-digits) zj8301_isco88
1 Occupation of Father [jv07] (KldB 92, 4-digits) zj8301_kldb92
1 Occupation of Mother [jm07] (ISCO-88 COM, 4-digits) zj8302_isco88
1 Occupation of Mother [jm07] (KldB 92, 4-digits) zj8302_kldb92


Study: soep-core


Dataset: zjugend

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