Description of a scale interval study: Chinese1

Respondent codes 10901-11100
Case numbers Item code Surveys
1 O-HL/c/sq/v/3/ah Hong Kong Social Trends 2000
2 O-HL/c/sq/v/4/g HongKong and Taiwan Social Trends 2000
3 O-HL/g/sq/v/7/a International periodical Social Survey Program (ISSP) 2003
4 O-HL/u/sq/v/4/a World Values Surveys 1990, 1996, 2000
5 O-SLP/?/sq/v/4/c HongKong and Taiwan periodical Social Trend Studies 2000
6 O-SLW/c/sq/v/4/f China Gallup Gallup polls 1997, 1999, 2004
O-SLW/c/sq/v/5/o China Gallup survey 1994
8 O-SL?/c/sq/v/5/a Taiwan Living Conditions Survey 1998
9 M-TH/cm/sq/v/6/a Item in health inventory SF-36. Used in HongKong 1996
10 O-HL/c/sq/v/4/a not yet used in a representative survey in China
Data file chinese1.xls
Remarks Questions are presented in Chinese characters to the interviewers, who typically translate these in local languages. So the precise wording of the questions is not always identical