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Section PR: PRELOAD  (Respondent)

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HHID           HOUSEHOLD IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Character  Width: 6   Decimals: 0

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           118           012690-213174.  Household Identifier


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PN             RESPONDENT PERSON IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Character  Width: 3   Decimals: 0

         .................................................................................
            82         010.  Person Identifier
             2         011.  Person Identifier
            31         020.  Person Identifier
             1         030.  Person Identifier
             2         040.  Person Identifier


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VPSUBHH        2008 SUB-HOUSEHOLD IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Character  Width: 1   Decimals: 0

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           110           3.  1st deceased respondent from a household
             8           4.  2nd deceased respondent from a household


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KSUBHH         2006 SUB-HOUSEHOLD IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Character  Width: 1   Decimals: 0

         .................................................................................
           110           3.  1st deceased respondent from a household
             8           4.  2nd deceased respondent from a household


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VPPN_SP        2008 SPOUSE PERSON IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Character  Width: 3   Decimals: 0

         .................................................................................
            12         010.  Person Identifier
             1         011.  Person Identifier
             1         012.  Person Identifier
            14         020.  Person Identifier
             1         021.  Person Identifier
             1         030.  Person Identifier
             2         040.  Person Identifier
            86       Blank.  No Spouse


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VPEXITIW       YEAR OF EXIT INTERVIEW
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 4   Decimals: 0

         .................................................................................
             4        2002.  Year of Exit Interview
             7        2004.  Year of Exit Interview
           107        2006.  Year of Exit Interview


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VPZ004         R MONTH BORN
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 2   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RTab[1].X004AmoBorn

         R MONTH BORN

         .................................................................................
             2           1.  JAN
             7           2.  FEB
             8           3.  MAR
            12           4.  APR
            15           5.  MAY
            13           6.  JUN
             9           7.  JUL
             9           8.  AUG
            10           9.  SEP
            15          10.  OCT
             7          11.  NOV
            11          12.  DEC
                     Blank.  INAP (Inapplicable)


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VPZ023         PREV WAVE WHICH COHORT
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: HH.X023_Cohort_V

         PREV WAVE WHICH COHORT

         .................................................................................
            70           1.  AHEAD (born before 1924)
            18           2.  CODA (1924-1930)
            29           3.  HRS (1931-1941)
             1           4.  WAR BABY (1942-1947)


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VPX026M        1ST ADDRESS STATE-MASKED
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 2   Decimals: 0
         Ref: HH.X026_MainST

         1ST ADDRESS STATE

         .................................................................................
             8           1.  Northeast Region: New England Division (ME, NH, VT, MA, RI,
                             CT)
            13           2.  Northeast Region: Middle Atlantic Division (NY, NJ, PA)
            24           3.  Midwest Region: East North Central Division (OH, IN, IL, MI,
                             WI)
            16           4.  Midwest Region: West North Central Division (MN, IA, MO, ND,
                             SD, NE, KS)
            26           5.  South Region: South Atlantic Division (DE, MD, DC, VA, WV,
                             NC, SC, GA, FL)
             3           6.  South Region: East South Central Division (KY, TN, AL, MS)
             8           7.  South Region: West South Central Division (AR, LA, OK, TX)
             4           8.  West Region: Mountain Division (MT, ID, WY, CO, NM, AZ, UT,
                             NV)
            16           9.  West Region: Pacific Division (WA, OR, CA, AK, HI)
                        10.  U.S., NA state
                        11.  Foreign Country: Not in a Census Division (includes
                             U.S.territories)
                        96.  Same State (see questionnaire)
                        97.  OTHER SPECIFY
                        98.  DK (Don't Know)
                        99.  RF (Refused)
                     Blank.  INAP (Inapplicable)


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VPX027         HAS 2ND RESIDENCE
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: HH.X027_Has2ndRes

         HAS 2ND RESIDENCE

         .................................................................................
            19           1.  HAS OTHER RESIDENCE
            96           5.  NO OTHER RESIDENCE
             3       Blank.  INAP (Inapplicable)


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VPX030M        2ND ADDRESS STATE-MASKED
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 2   Decimals: 0
         Ref: HH.X030_2ndResST

         2ND ADDRESS STATE

         .................................................................................
             1           1.  Northeast Region: New England Division (ME, NH, VT, MA, RI,
                             CT)
                         2.  Northeast Region: Middle Atlantic Division (NY, NJ, PA)
             4           3.  Midwest Region: East North Central Division (OH, IN, IL, MI,
                             WI)
                         4.  Midwest Region: West North Central Division (MN, IA, MO, ND,
                             SD, NE, KS)
             4           5.  South Region: South Atlantic Division (DE, MD, DC, VA, WV,
                             NC, SC, GA, FL)
                         6.  South Region: East South Central Division (KY, TN, AL, MS)
             2           7.  South Region: West South Central Division (AR, LA, OK, TX)
             5           8.  West Region: Mountain Division (MT, ID, WY, CO, NM, AZ, UT,
                             NV)
                         9.  West Region: Pacific Division (WA, OR, CA, AK, HI)
                        10.  U.S., NA state
                        11.  Foreign Country: Not in a Census Division (includes
                             U.S.territories)
                        96.  Same State (see questionnaire)
                        98.  DK (Don't Know)
                        99.  RF (Refused)
           102       Blank.  INAP (Inapplicable)


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VPX032         OWN 2ND RESIDENCE
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: HH.X032_Own2ndRes

         OWN 2ND RESIDENCE

         .................................................................................
            17           1.  YES
            99           5.  NO
             2       Blank.  INAP (Inapplicable)


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VPZ080         PREV WAVE R MARITAL STATUS
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RVARS.Z080_MarStat_V

         PREV WAVE R MARITAL STATUS

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           114           0.  UNKNOWN
             2           1.  MARRIED
                         2.  MARRIED SP ABSENT (IN INSTITUTION)
                         3.  MARRIED SP ABSENT (NOT IN INSTITUTION)
             1           4.  DIVORCED/SEPARATED
             1           5.  WIDOWED
                         6.  NEVER MARRIED
                     Blank.  Data from prior wave not available


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VPZ092         PREV WAVE IW MONTH
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 2   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RVARS.Z092_IwMo_V

         PREV WAVE IW MONTH

         .................................................................................
             1           1.  JAN
             1           2.  FEB
             8           3.  MAR
            13           4.  APR
            18           5.  MAY
            17           6.  JUN
            14           7.  JUL
            15           8.  AUG
            13           9.  SEP
            12          10.  OCT
             4          11.  NOV
             2          12.  DEC
                     Blank.  Data from prior wave not available


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VPZ093         PREV WAVE IW YEAR
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 4   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RVARS.Z093_IwYr_V

         PREV WAVE IW YEAR

         .................................................................................
           118               2002-2007.  Actual Value


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VPX060_R       SEX OF INDIVIDUAL-UPDATED -1
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: Respondents[1].X060ASex

         (What is FNAME Sex?)
         
         INTERVIEWER: VERIFY SPELLING OF FIRST AND LAST NAME AND SEX.
         
         IF NECESSARY, USE "YEAR BORN" TO CLARIFY IDENTITY OF R AND SPOUSE/PARTNER.
         
         PLEASE CHECK THAT RELATION TO R AND WHETHER LIVING ARE CORRECT.

         .................................................................................
            55           1.  MALE
            63           2.  FEMALE


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VPX065_R       COUPLENESS STATUS OF INDIVIDUAL-UPDATED
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: Respondents[1].X065ACouplenss

         Is NAME married or living with a partner?
         COUPLENESS STATUS OF INDIVIDUAL

         .................................................................................
            29           1.  MARRIED
                         2.  REMARRIED
             1           3.  PARTNERED (VOLUNTEERED)
                         4.  REPARTNERED (VOLUNTEERED)
            88           6.  OTHER


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VPX067_R       YEAR BORN-UPDATED
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 4   Decimals: 0
         Ref: Respondents[1].X067AYrBorn

         (What year FNAME born)?

         .................................................................................
           118               1905-1947.  Actual Value


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VPZ077         PREV WAVE R ORIG SAMP MEMBER
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RVARS.Z077_OrigSamp_V

         PREV WAVE R ORIG SAMP MEMBER

         .................................................................................
           116           1.  ORIGINAL
             2           5.  NOT ORIGINAL


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VPZ096         PREV WAVE PROXY RTR
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 2   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RVARS.Z096_PrxyRTR_V

         PREV WAVE PROXY RTR

         .................................................................................
                         1.  SELF
             1           2.  SPOUSE/PARTNER
             1           3.  SON
                         4.  STEPSON
                         5.  SPOUSE/PARTNER OF DAUGHTER (SON-IN-LAW)
             2           6.  DAUGHTER
                         7.  STEPDAUGHTER
                         8.  SPOUSE/PARTNER OF SON (DAUGHTER-IN-LAW)
                         9.  GRANDCHILD
                        10.  FATHER
                        11.  FATHER-IN-LAW
                        12.  MOTHER
                        13.  MOTHER-IN-LAW
                        14.  R'S PARENTS
                        15.  BROTHER
                        16.  BROTHER OF SPOUSE/PARTNER (BROTHER-IN-LAW)
                        17.  SISTER
                        18.  SISTER OF SPOUSE/PARTNER (SISTER-IN-LAW)
                        19.  OTHER RELATIVE
                        20.  OTHER INDIVIDUAL
                        21.  ORGANIZATION
                        22.  EMPLOYEE OF INSTITUTION
                        23.  PAID HELPER
                        24.  PROFESSIONAL
                        25.  PROFESSIONAL (SPECIFY)
                        26.  LATE SPOUSE/PARTNER
                        27.  EX-SPOUSE/PARTNER
                        28.  UNLISTED CHILD OR CHILD-IN-LAW
                        29.  NOT PROXY INTERVIEW
                        30.  FORMER STEP-CHILD
                        31.  FORMER CHILD-IN-LAW
                        32.  RELATIONSHIP UNKNOWN
                        33.  SP/P OF GRANDCHILD
                        90.  AMBIGUOUS CHILD RELATIONSHIP
                        91.  AMBIGUOUS CHILD-IN-LAW RELATIONSHIP
           114       Blank.  Data from prior wave not available


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VPZ129         PREV WAVE MONTH OF DEATH
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 2   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RVARS.Z129_MoDeath_V

         PREV WAVE MONTH OF DEATH

         .................................................................................
             9           1.  JAN
             7           2.  FEB
            12           3.  MAR
            12           4.  APR
             8           5.  MAY
             8           6.  JUN
             8           7.  JUL
            11           8.  AUG
             6           9.  SEP
             6          10.  OCT
            11          11.  NOV
            13          12.  DEC
             7       Blank.  INAP (Inapplicable); Data Missing


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VPZ131         PREV WAVE YEAR OF DEATH
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 4   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RVARS.Z131_YrDeath_V

         PREV WAVE YEAR OF DEATH

         .................................................................................
           110               1998-2006.  Actual Value
             8                   Blank.  INAP (Inapplicable); Data Missing


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VPZ145         PREV WAVE TYPE POST EXIT INTERVIEW
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RVARS.Z145_TypeExit_V

         PREV WAVE TYPE POST EXIT INTERVIEW

         .................................................................................
           111           2.  NEW POST EXIT
             7           3.  FIRST REPEAT POST EXIT
                         4.  SECOND REPEAT POST EXIT


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VPZ146         PREV WAVE ASK HOME/WILL/TRUST
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RVARS.Z146_HomeWillTrust_V

         PREV WAVE ASK HOME/WILL/TRUST

         .................................................................................
            53           1.  ASK ABOUT HOME ONLY
            47           2.  ASK ABOUT WILL/TRUST ONLY
            17           3.  ASK BOTH HOME AND WILL/TRUST
             1       Blank.  Data not available


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VPX502         PREASSIGNED RANDOM VALUE -1
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RTab[1].X502_2Random1_2

         PREASSIGNED RANDOM VALUE

         .................................................................................
            62           1.  RANDOM ASSIGNMENT 1
            56           2.  RANDOM ASSIGNMENT 2


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VPX503         PREASSIGNED RANDOM VALUE -1
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RTab[1].X503_3Random1_2

         PREASSIGNED RANDOM VALUE

         .................................................................................
            56           1.  RANDOM ASSIGNMENT 1
            62           2.  RANDOM ASSIGNMENT 2


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VPX505         PREASSIGNED RANDOM VALUE -1
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RTab[1].X505_5Random1_2

         PREASSIGNED RANDOM VALUE

         .................................................................................
            60           1.  RANDOM ASSIGNMENT 1
            58           2.  RANDOM ASSIGNMENT 2


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VPX511         PREASSIGNED RANDOM VALUE -1
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0
         Ref: RTab[1].X511_1Random1_3

         PREASSIGNED RANDOM VALUE

         .................................................................................
            45           1.  RANDOM ASSIGNMENT 1
            34           2.  RANDOM ASSIGNMENT 2
            39           3.  RANDOM ASSIGNMENT 3


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VPVDATE        2008 DATA MODEL VERSION
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0

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            42           1.  Version 1
            20           2.  Version 2
             5           3.  Version 3
            51           4.  Version 4


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VPVERSN        2008 POST-EXIT RELEASE VERSION NUMBER
         Section: PR    Level: Respondent      Type: Numeric    Width: 1   Decimals: 0

         .................................................................................
           118           1.  HRS 2008 Post-Exit Release #1