|Data type ||Survey data: Longitudinal/panel/cohort|
|Data depositor ||University of Essex. Institute for Social and Economic Research|
|Principal investigator ||University of Essex. Institute for Social and Economic Research, NatCen Social Research|
|Analysis unit ||Individuals and households -People aged 16 years and over and household members|
|Spatial unit || CountriesGovernment Office Regions|
|Sampling method ||Multi-stage stratified random sampleTwo-stage stratified systematic sample|
|Data collection method ||Face-to-face interview; Self-completion|
|Access ||UK Data Service|
|Reference number ||SN 6614|
|Available documentation ||http://discover.ukdataservice.ac.uk/catalogue/?sn=6614&type=Data%20catalogue|
|Notes ||In 2015, five waves are available. The British Household Panel Survey sample has been incorporated in the Understanding Society Study since Wave 2.
Assessed using Understanding Society - UK Household Longitudinal Study Mainstage Questionnaire Wave 1, v04.
Relevant self-employment/enterprise questions taken from BHPS.|