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Welsh Social Survey, 1992; Including Welsh House Condition Survey, 1992

Title details

SN: 3435
Title: Welsh Social Survey, 1992; Including Welsh House Condition Survey, 1992
Persistent identifier: 10.5255/UKDA-SN-3435-1
Depositor: Welsh Office
Principal investigator(s): Welsh Office
Data collector(s): Research and Marketing Limited
Sponsor(s): Welsh Training and Enterprise Councils

Citation

The citation for this study is:

Welsh Office. (1995). Welsh Social Survey, 1992. [data collection]. UK Data Service. SN: 3435, http://doi.org/10.5255/UKDA-SN-3435-1

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Subject Categories

Higher and further - Education
Housing
Language and linguistics - Media, communication and language
Primary, pre-primary and secondary - Education
Social indicators and quality of life - Society and culture
Training - Employment and labour

Abstract

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The aims of this survey were:
to provide information on housing policy topics and to enable a stratified sample design to be implemented for the subsequent 1993 Welsh House Condition Survey;
to provide information on the Welsh language to supplement the information available from the Census of Population;
to provide information on training and education to both the Welsh Office and all 7 Welsh Training and Enterprise Councils.
Main Topics:
Housing:
tenure; type of accommodation; number of rooms/bedrooms; age of property; household type and characteristics; length of residence; working status of household members; council tax banding; type of landlord; rent; receipt of rebates/allowances; views on owner occupation; financing; waiting lists; use of basic amenities; energy conservation; smoke alarms; improvement activity.
Private Renters:
category of letting; length of time in accommodation.
Welsh:
ability to speak Welsh; parents' ability to speak Welsh; use of Welsh language TV/radio; reading habits (of Welsh language materials); ability to understand spoken Welsh; intentions towards learning Welsh; home language as a child; use of Welsh by situation - social and official; learning of Welsh - place started/methods used.
Training and Education:
education: qualifications and participation; vocational education: apprenticeships, awareness of vocational qualifications (NVQs), take-up of NVQs, levels of NVQs held; job related education and training: participation, qualification aim, training needs; attitudes towards education and training.

Coverage, universe, methodology

Dates of fieldwork: September 1992 - December 1992
Country: Wales
Spatial units: Counties
Health Authority Regions
Local Authority Districts
Local Enterprise Companies
Local Planning Authorities
Training and Enterprise Councils
Unitary Authorities (Wales)
Universe: National
Households
Households in Wales
Time dimensions: Cross-sectional (one-time) study
Sampling procedures: One-stage stratified or systematic random sample
Number of units: (C) 27720 (obtained) Welsh and training questionnaires completed
Method of data collection: Face-to-face interview; Self-completion
Weighting: No information recorded

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ADVANCED LEVEL EXAMINATIONSAGEAIDS FOR THE DISABLED
APARTMENTSAPPRENTICESHIPATTITUDES
BEDROOMSBOOKSBUILDING MAINTENANCE
CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATIONCOMMERCIAL BUILDINGSCOMMUNITY CHARGE
COMPREHENSIONCOOKING FACILITIESDEGREES
DISABLED PERSONSDISTANCE LEARNINGECONOMIC ACTIVITY
EDUCATIONAL CERTIFICATESEMPLOYEESEMPLOYERS
EMPLOYMENT HISTORYEMPLOYMENT PROGRAMMESEVENING SCHOOLS
EXAMINATIONSFAMILIESFAMILY MEMBERS
FATHERSFIRE PROTECTION EQUIPMENTFRIENDS
FUEL OILSGAS FUELSGENDER
GENERAL CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATIONGRANTSHEADS OF HOUSEHOLD
HEALTH PROFESSIONALSHEALTH SERVICESHEALTH
HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONSHOME OWNERSHIPHOME SHARING
HOUSEHOLDSHOUSING AGEHOUSING CONDITIONS
HOUSING FACILITIESHOUSING IMPROVEMENTHOUSING TENURE
HOUSINGINCOMEINDUSTRIES
IN-SERVICE TRAININGINTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATIONJOB DESCRIPTION
JOB HUNTINGKITCHENSLANDLORDS
LAVATORIESLIVING CONDITIONSLODGERS
MARITAL STATUSMEALSMOTHER TONGUE
MOTHERSMOTOR VEHICLESNEWSPAPER READERSHIP
OCCUPATIONAL QUALIFICATIONSOCCUPATIONAL TRAININGOCCUPATIONS
OFFICE WORKERSORDINARY LEVEL EXAMINATIONSPART-TIME COURSES
PART-TIME EMPLOYMENTPENSIONSPERIODICALS READERSHIP
QUALIFICATIONSREADING (ACTIVITY)RELIGIOUS BUILDINGS
RENTED ACCOMMODATIONRENTSRESIDENTIAL MOBILITY
RETIREMENTROOMSSANDWICH COURSES
SAVINGSSCHOOLCHILDRENSCHOOLS
SECOND HOMESSELF-EMPLOYEDSERVICE INDUSTRIES
SEWAGE DISPOSAL AND HANDLINGSHOPKEEPERSSHORT COURSES
SIZESOCIAL HOUSINGSOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS
SOCIO-ECONOMIC STATUSSTUDENTS (COLLEGE)STUDENTS
TEACHER QUALIFICATIONSTELEVISION PROGRAMMESTENANCY AGREEMENTS
TENANTS' HOME PURCHASINGTHERMAL INSULATIONTIED HOUSING
TOURIST ACCOMMODATIONTRAININGUNEMPLOYED
UNEMPLOYMENTUNIVERSITIESVACANT HOUSING
VOCATIONAL EDUCATION CERTIFICATESWALESWASHING FACILITIES
WATER SERVICES (BUILDINGS)WELSH (LANGUAGE)WORKPLACE

Administrative and access information

Date of release:
First edition: 12 September 1995
Copyright: Crown copyright material is reproduced with the permission of the Controller of HMSO and the Queen's Printer for Scotland
Access conditions: The depositor has specified that registration is required and standard conditions of use apply. The depositor may be informed about usage. See terms and conditions of access for further information.
Availability: UK Data Service
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Documentation

Title File Name Size (KB)
Interviewer Instructions, Coding, Editing, Questionnaires 3435userguide1.pdf 7001
Derived Variable Calculations 3435userguide2.pdf 161
Index file in3435.pdf 64
Study information and citation UKDA_Study_3435_Information.htm 17

Publications

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By principal investigator(s):
Welsh Office, 1993 Welsh House Condition Survey (Cardiff: Welsh Office, 1994).

  • Welsh Office, 1992 Welsh Social Survey : report on training and education (Cardiff: Welsh Office, 1994).
  • Welsh Office, 1992 Welsh Social Survey : report on the Welsh language (Cardiff: Welsh Office, 1995).
  • Welsh Office, `1992 Welsh Social Survey : preliminary results' Statistical Press Release (Cardiff: Welsh Office, 1993).
  • Jones, H.M., `A survey of the Welsh language : the 1992 Welsh Social Survey' Statistical News No.102, Autumn 1993 (London: HMSO, 1993).

    Resulting from secondary analysis:
    Jones, H.M. (1998) 'Mother tongue Welsh speakers and Welsh speaking couples' Proceedings of the colloquium on minority-language population censuses and social surveys, University of Hertfordshire Social Sciences Research Publications.

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