Ever worked indicator

Mnemonic (reference code): EVERWORK

Type: Primary variable

Definition: Indicates whether an individual has ever worked.

Applicability: Person

Classification:

Code Name
1 Yes
2 No
X No code required

Total number of categories: 3

Not applicable category (X) comprises: All schoolchildren and full-time students living away from home during term time, all those aged under 16 and all those aged 16 and over who are in employment.

Source question:

Image of Scottish question 29 from 2011

Scotland 2011

England & Wales (2011) and Scotland (2001) comparisons:

The questions in 2011 England & Wales and 2001 Scotland questionnaires are identical to the 2011 question in Scotland and will therefore be comparable.

Tables:

To see which of our published standard, additional and commissioned tables use this variable please use the Table Index.