SKIP_SN1
Skip record / SN1-11

Pre-question:This section asks about your relationship with your children, whether they are biological, step, or adopted. If you do not have children, or if your children are deceased, please go to Section P.

ValueLabelFrequency
1SKIP1217
2NO SKIP5108
9INAPP 0
Range of valid values: 1 - 2
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
632578312
Notes:Rs were instructed to skip section N if they did not have children, or, their children were deceased.


A1SN1
Rltnshp w/ child now

Question:Using a scale from 0 to 10 where 0 means "worst possible relationship" and 10 means "the best possible relationship," how would you rate your overall relationship with your children these days?

ValueLabelFrequency
0WORST21
10BEST1823
97DONT KNOW 0
98REFUSED/MISSING38
99INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 0 - 10
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
18445264010
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN2
Rltnshp w/ child 10 yrs ago

Question:Looking back ten years ago, how would you rate your overall relationship with your children at that time using the same 0 to 10 scale? (If you had no children ten years ago, check "Does not apply".)

ValueLabelFrequency
0WORST17
10BEST1432
96DOES NOT APPLY929
97DONT KNOW 0
98REFUSED/MISSING16
99INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 0 - 96
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
23784730096
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN3
Rltnshp w/ child 10 yrs ahead

Question:Looking ahead ten years into the future, what do you expect your overall relationship with your children will be like at that time?

ValueLabelFrequency
0WORST18
10BEST2308
97DONT KNOW 0
98REFUSED/MISSING33
99INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 0 - 10
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
23264782010
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN4
Control over rltnshp w/ child

Question:Using a 0 to 10 scale where 0 means "no control at all" and 10 means "very much control," how would you rate the amount of control you have over your overall relationship with your children these days?

ValueLabelFrequency
0NONE134
10VERY MUCH1288
97DONT KNOW 0
98REFUSED/MISSING24
99INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 0 - 10
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
14225686010
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN5
Effort into rltnshp w/ child

Question:Using a 0 to 10 scale where 0 means "no thought or effort" and 10 means "very much thought and effort," how much thought and effort do you put into your overall relationship with your children these days?

ValueLabelFrequency
0NONE28
10VERY MUCH2022
97DONT KNOW 0
98REFUSED/MISSING20
99INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 0 - 10
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
20505058010
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN6A
Feel good abt opp for child

Question:Please indicate the degree to which each of the following statements is true of you in general - I FEEL GOOD ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITIES I HAVE BEEN ABLE TO PROVIDE FOR MY CHILDREN.

ValueLabelFrequency
1NOT AT ALL TRUE113
2A LITTLE BIT TRUE522
3MODERATELY TRUE2190
4EXTREMELY TRUE2244
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING39
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 4
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
5069203914
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN6B
Fmly life w/chldrn worse than oth

Question:Please indicate the degree to which each of the following statements is true of you in general - IT SEEMS TO ME THAT FAMILY LIFE WITH MY CHILDREN HAS BEEN

ValueLabelFrequency
1NOT AT ALL TRUE3994
2A LITTLE BIT TRUE677
3MODERATELY TRUE283
4EXTREMELY TRUE108
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING46
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 4
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
5062204614
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN6C
Prob w/chldrn caused me shame

Question:Please indicate the degree to which each of the following statements is true of you in general - PROBLEMS WITH MY CHILDREN HAVE CAUSED ME SHAME AND EMBARRASSMENT AT TIMES.

ValueLabelFrequency
1NOT AT ALL TRUE3756
2A LITTLE BIT TRUE954
3MODERATELY TRUE232
4EXTREMELY TRUE109
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING57
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 4
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
5051205714
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN6D
No resources for fun thg w/child

Question:Please indicate the degree to which each of the following statements is true of you in general - AS A FAMILY, WE HAVE NOT HAD THE RESOURCES TO DO MANY FUN THINGS TOGETHER WITH THE CHILDREN.

ValueLabelFrequency
1NOT AT ALL TRUE2550
2A LITTLE BIT TRUE1381
3MODERATELY TRUE805
4EXTREMELY TRUE313
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING59
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 4
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
5049205914
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN6E
Done for chldrn as much as oth

Question:Please indicate the degree to which each of the following statements is true of you in general - I BELIEVE I HAVE BEEN ABLE TO DO AS MUCH FOR MY CHILDREN AS MOST OTHER PEOPLE.

ValueLabelFrequency
1NOT AT ALL TRUE356
2A LITTLE BIT TRUE705
3MODERATELY TRUE1857
4EXTREMELY TRUE2132
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING58
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 4
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
5050205814
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN6F
Pride for what done for child

Question:Please indicate the degree to which each of the following statements is true of you in general - I FEEL A LOT OF PRIDE ABOUT WHAT I HAVE BEEN ABLE TO DO FOR MY CHILDREN.

ValueLabelFrequency
1NOT AT ALL TRUE287
2A LITTLE BIT TRUE643
3MODERATELY TRUE1685
4EXTREMELY TRUE2438
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING55
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 4
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
5053205514
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SPIFAM
Perceived inequality - family

Range of valid values: 1 - 4
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMaxMeanStdDev
50802028141.6680.563


A1SN7A1
You stop job for child care

Pre-question:Next, we are interested in how having children may have changed your work situation. Which of the following changes did you and/or your spouse make because you were living with children? (If you did not have a spouse or partner at any time during the years you raised (have been raising) children, circle "Does not apply" for those questions.)
Question:Did you stop working at a job to stay home and care for the children?

ValueLabelFrequency
1YES1552
2NO3313
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING243
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 2
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
4865224312
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN7A2
S/P stop job for child care

Question:Did your spouse or partner stop working at a job to stay home and care for the children?

ValueLabelFrequency
1YES1151
2NO3071
6DOES NOT APPLY573
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING313
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 6
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
4795231316
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN7B1
You cut job hrs for child care

Question:Did you cut back on the number of hours worked at a job to care for the children?

ValueLabelFrequency
1YES1211
2NO3572
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING325
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 2
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
4783232512
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN7B2
S/P cut job hrs for child care

Question:Did your spouse or partner cut back on the number of hours worked at a job to care for the children?

ValueLabelFrequency
1YES944
2NO3042
6DOES NOT APPLY750
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING372
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 6
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
4736237216
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN7C1
You wk longer meet child need

Question:Did you work longer hours to meet the added expenses of having children?

ValueLabelFrequency
1YES1568
2NO3215
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING325
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 2
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
4783232512
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN7C2
S/P wk longer to meet child need

Question:Did your spouse or partner work longer hours to meet the added expenses of having children?

ValueLabelFrequency
1YES1155
2NO2849
6DOES NOT APPLY727
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING377
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 6
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
4731237716
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN7D1
You switch job time for child

Question:Did you switch to a different job that was less demanding or more flexible to be more available to the children?

ValueLabelFrequency
1YES891
2NO3901
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING316
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 2
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
4792231612
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


A1SN7D2
S/P switch job time for child

Question:Did your spouse or partner switch to a different job that was less demanding or more flexible to be more available to the children?

ValueLabelFrequency
1YES527
2NO3411
6DOES NOT APPLY768
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING402
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 6
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
4706240216
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.


SKIP_SN8
Skip record / SN8-11

Pre-question:IF you have children 13 or younger living in your household, contimue with Question N8. Otherwise, go to Section P.

ValueLabelFrequency
1SKIP2898
2NO SKIP2210
9INAPP1217
Range of valid values: 1 - 2
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
5108200012
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1.
Notes:Rs were instructed to skip SN8 through SN11 if they had no children 13 or younger living in their household.


A1SN8
Days you change sched to care child

Question:In the past three months, how many days did you change or drop your normal schedule to stay home or to make different arrangements for childcare when a child was ill, or the usual caregiver was not available, or a day care center or school was closed? (Your best estimate is fine. If this did not happen in the past three months, enter "0".)

Range of valid values: 0 - 91
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMaxMeanStdDev
218449240911.4335.642
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1; IF skip_sn8 = 1.


A1SN9
Days S/P change sched to care child

Question:In the past three months, how many days did your spouse or partner change or drop his or her normal schedule for the same reason? (If none, or if you have no spouse or partner, enter "0".)

Range of valid values: 0 - 90
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMaxMeanStdDev
218649220901.1645.814
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1; IF skip_sn8 = 1.


A1SN10
Provide childcare stresses schl yr

Question:To what extent has providing child care coverage been a serious or stressful problem for you during this current (or most recent) school year?

ValueLabelFrequency
1VERY SERIOUS/STRESSFUL61
2SOMEWHAT SERIOUS/STRESSFUL166
3A LITTLE SERIOUS/STRESSFUL524
4NOT AT ALL SERIOUS/STRESSFUL1391
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING68
9INAPP4115
Range of valid values: 1 - 4
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
2142496614
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1; IF skip_sn8 = 1.


A1SN11
Provide childcare stresses summer

Question:What about during last summer -- to what extent was providing child care coverage a serious or stressful problem for you when your children were not in school?

ValueLabelFrequency
1VERY SERIOUS/STRESSFUL66
2SOMEWHAT SERIOUS/STRESSFUL166
3A LITTLE SERIOUS/STRESSFUL423
4NOT AT ALL SERIOUS/STRESSFUL1473
7DONT KNOW 0
8REFUSED/MISSING82
9INAPP4115
Range of valid values: 1 - 4
Summary:
ValidInvalidMinMax
2128498014
Backward:IF skip_sn1 = 1; IF skip_sn8 = 1.


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