D - Fathers Occupation

The following areas have been covered: Father's and mother's occupation, length of parents' education, smoking habits, aspirations and expectations for child's future education and occupation, family relationships, parent-school contacts, sources of income and indices of poverty (including at sixteen only, details of household income), housing circumstances, child's general health and information on accidents, hospital admissions and visits to the doctor, and details of medical history relating to vision, hearing, speech therapy, convulsions, asthma, migraine, enuresis, psychiatric problems, dental care and pubertal development. Parents also answered questions which combine to give an index of behaviour in the home (Rutter and others, 1970). Individual items of this scale also provide useful information, for example concerning truancy.

Fathers Occupation
N23833P Father or father figure's occupation
N23843P Social class father,male head
N23853P Father,male heads socio-economic grp
N23873P Dads wks off wrk last yr thru illness
N23893P Dads wks off work last yr thru unemp