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Demographics (DN)

DN010: HIGHEST EDUCATIONAL DEGREE OBTAINED
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  

Country-specific categories 1 to 9.

Text of the question  
Please look at card 2.What is the highest school leaving certificate or school degree that you have obtained?
Response categories  
1. Comprehensive school
2. Grammar school (not fee-paying)
3. Fee-paying grammar school
4. Sixth form College/Tertiary College
5. Public or other private school
6. Elementary school
7. Secondary modern/secondary school
8. Technical school (not college)
95. No degree yet/still in school
96. None
97. Other type (also abroad)
DN012: FURTHER EDUCATION
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Text of the question  
Please look at card 3.Which degrees of higher education or vocational training do you have?
Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
Response categories  

1. Nurses' training school
2. College of further/higher education
3. Other college or training establishment
4. Polytechnic/Scottish Central Institutions
5. University
95. Still in higher education or vocational training
96. None
97. Other (also abroad)


Country-specific categories 1 to 5
DN021: HIGHEST EDUCATIONAL DEGREE OF PARTNER
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  

Country-specific categories 1 to 9

Text of the question  
Please look at card 2.What is the highest school certificate or degree that [your/your/your/your/your/your] [{empty}/{empty}/ex-/ex-/late/late] [husband/wife/husband/wife/husband/wife] has obtained?


Response categories  
1. Comprehensive school
2. Grammar school (not fee-paying)
3. Fee-paying grammar school
4. Sixth form College/Tertiary College
5. Public or other private school
6. Elementary school
7. Secondary modern/secondary school
8. Technical school (not college)
95. No degree yet/still in school
96. None
97. Other type (or abroad)

DN023: FURTHER EDUCATION OR VOCATIONAL TRAINING OBTAINED OF PARTNER
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  

Country-specific categories 1 to 5

Text of the question  
Please look at card 3.Which degrees of higher education or vocational
training does [your/your/your/your/your/your]
[{empty}/{empty}/ex-/ex-/late/late]
[husband/wife/husband/wife/husband/wife] have?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY

Response categories  
1. Nurses' training school
2. College of further/higher education
3. Other college or training establishment
4. Polytechnic/Scottish Central Institutions
5. University
95. Still in higher education or vocational training
96. None
97. Other (also abroad)

Health Care (HC)

HC053: HEALTH INSURANCE CATEGORY
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Country-Specific Categories 11 to 18
Text of the question  
Please look at card 18. What is your health insurance category in the
National Health Insurance System?

Response categories  
0. Social security institute (private sector employees)
1. Organization for agricultural insurance (rural sector)
2. Self employed persons funds (merchants, craftsmen, etc)
3. Civil servants fund, employees of municipalities
4. Public utilities: telecoms, electricity, trains, metro
5. Health professions, engineers, lawyers
6. Hotel employees
7. Seamen
8. Various bank employees funds
9. Any other social health insurance fund
96. No social health insurance fund

Employment and Pensions (EP)

EP005: CURRENT JOB SITUATION
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Categories changed in wave 2. Extended interviewer unstructions in wave 2. Additional Categories 6 and 7.
Text of the question  

Please look at card 21. In general, how would you describe your
current situation?


Interviewer instructions  

IWER: CODE ONLY ONE


Response categories  

1. Retired
2. Employed or self-employed (including working for family business)
3. Unemployed
4. Permanently sick or disabled
5. Homemaker
97. Other (specify)

EP064: MAIN REASON FOR EARLY RETIREMENT
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Categories 1 to 6 and 96 only.
Text of the question  
Please look at card 23.For which reasons did you retire?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY

Response categories  
1. Became eligible for public pension
2. Became eligible for private occupational pension
3. Became eligible for a private pension
4. Was offered an early retirement option/window (with special
incentives or bonus)
5. Made redundant (for example pre-retirement)
6. Own ill health
7. Ill health of relative or friend
8. To retire at same time as spouse or partner
9. To spend more time with family
10. To enjoy life

Walking Speed (WS)

WS002: INTRODUCTION TO RESPONDENT
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Categorie 2 omitted.
Text of the question  

Now we have a different kind of exercise that involves walking a
short distance. Are you able to walk alone without holding on to
another person (using a walking stick or other aid if necessary)?


Response categories  

1. Yes
2. Yes, but aid unavailable
3. No


Children (CH)

CH016: CHILD OCCUPATION
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Additional Categorie 50.
Text of the question  

Please look at card 27.What is [{child name}]'s employment status?


Response categories  

1. Full-time employed
2. Part-time employed
3. Self-employed or working for own family business
4. Unemployed
5. In vocational training/retraining/education
6. Parental leave
7. In retirement or early retirement
8. Permanent sick or disabled
9. Looking after home or family
97. Other


CH017: CHILD EDUCATION
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Country-specific categories 1 to 9
Text of the question  
Please look at card 2.What is the highest school leaving certificate
or school degree [{child name}] has obtained?

Response categories  
1. Comprehensive school
2. Grammar school (not fee-paying)
3. Fee-paying grammar school
4. Sixth form College/Tertiary College
5. Public or other private school
6. Elementary school
7. Secondary modern/secondary school
8. Technical school (not college)
95. No degree yet/still in school
96. None
97. Other type (also abroad)

CH018: FURTHER EDUCATION OR VOCATIONAL TRAINING
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Country-specific categories 1 to 5
Text of the question  
Please look at card 3.Which degrees of higher education or vocational
training does [{child name}] have?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY

Response categories  
1. Nurses' training school
2. College of further/higher education
3. Other college or training establishment
4. Polytechnic/Scottish Central Institutions
5. University
95. Still in higher education or vocational training
96. None
97. Other (also abroad)

Assets (AS)

AS002: HAS ANY SAVINGS OR INVESTMENTS
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Category 6 not included.
Text of the question  

Please look at card 32.Looking at this card, which, if any, of these
savings and investments do you [or/or/or/or/{empty}/{empty}]
[your/your/your/your/{empty}/{empty}]
[husband/wife/partner/partner/{empty}/{empty}] have?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY
Response categories  

1. Bank accounts, transaction accounts or saving accounts
2. Government or corporate bonds
3. Stocks or shares (listed or unlisted on stock market)
4. Mutual funds or managed investment accounts
5. Individual retirements accounts
6. Contractual saving for housing
7.
Life insurance   
95. additional category
96. None of these


Interviewer Observations (IV)

IV015: HIGHEST SCHOOL INTERVIEWER
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Country-specific categories 1 to 9
Text of the question  
What is the highest school certificate or degree that you have
obtained?

Response categories  
1. Comprehensive school
2. Grammar school (not fee-paying)
3. Fee-paying grammar school
4. Sixth form College/Tertiary College
5. Public or other private school
6. Elementary school
7. Secondary modern/secondary school
8. Technical school (not college)
96. None
97. Other type (also abroad)


 
IV016: DEGREE OF EDUCATION INTERVIEWER
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Country-specific categories 1 to 5 and also additional category 95 "still in higher education".
Text of the question  

Which degrees of higher education or vocational training do you have?

Interviewer instructions  

IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY


 
Response categories  

1. Nurses' training school
2. College of further/higher education
3. Other college or training establishment
4. Polytechnic/Scottish Central Institutions
5. University
96. None
97. Other (also abroad)



Drop Off (DO)

Q34:
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
categories 1 "protestant", 2 "catholic", 4 "greek, armenian or russian orthodox", 5 "jewish", 6 "islam", 10 "other", 11 "druze", and 96 as in generic.
Text of the question  

Finally, we have some questions about your background. What religion do you belong or feel attached to mostly?

(Please tick one box)

Response categories  

1. Protestant (e.g., Lutheran or Anglican church)

2. Protestant (evangelist) free church / other protestant

3. Roman Catholic

4. Greek or Russian Orthodox

5. Jewish

6. Islam

7. Hinduist

8. Buddhist

9. Esoteric, New Age

10. Other (Please specify):__________________

96. I do not belong or feel attached to any religion

Q37:
GENERIC Israel (Hebrew) (IL_HW) english
Explanatory notes  
Not asked.
Text of the question  

Many people in [COUNTRY] lean towards one political party in the long term, even if they occasionally vote for another party. Toward which party do you lean?
(Please tick one box)

Response categories  

1 Conservative

2 Labour

3 Liberal democratic

4 Scottish National Party (SNP)

5 Plaid Cymru

6 Green Party

7 Other party:___________________________

96 None