Social exclusion, control and financial scarcity > April 2018

Longitudinal Wave

General Information

April 2018
Project Number
The survey is about social exclusion, control and financial scarcity.
Longitudinal Type
Longitudinal Wave
Begin date
End date
Minou van der Werf; Frank Doolaard; Leon Hilbert
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Funding Organization
Leiden University

Datasets and documentation

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Codebook in English
Codebook in Dutch

Data Files

English SPSS file
English STATA file


Variable name Variable Label Variable Type
nomem_encrNumber of the household member encryptedpreloaded
og18a_mYear and month of the field work periodconstructed
og18a001Even if something bad is about to happen to me, I rarely experience fear or nervousness.directly measured
og18a002I go out of my way to get things I want.directly measured
og18a003When I’m doing well at something, I love to keep at it.directly measured
og18a004I’m always willing to try something new if I think it will be fun.directly measured
og18a005When I get something I want, I feel excited right away.directly measured
og18a006Criticism or scolding hurts me quite a bit.directly measured
og18a007When I want something, I usually go all-out to get it.directly measured
og18a008I will often do things for no other reason than they might be fun.directly measured
og18a009If I see a chance to get something I use a “no holds barred” approach.directly measured
og18a010I feel pretty worried or upset when I think or know somebody is angry at me.directly measured
og18a011When I see an opportunity for something, I get excited right away.directly measured
og18a012I often act on the spur of the moment.directly measured
og18a013If I think something unpleasant is going to happen I usually get pretty “worked up”.directly measured
og18a014When good things happen to me, it affects me strongly.directly measured
og18a015I feel worried when I think I have done poorly at something.directly measured
og18a016I crave excitement and new sensations.directly measured
og18a017When I go after something I want, I move on it right away.directly measured
og18a018I have very few fears compared to my friends.directly measured
og18a019It would excite me to win a contest.directly measured
og18a020I worry about making mistakes.directly measured
og18a021I often don’t have enough money.directly measured
og18a022I am often not able to pay my bills on time.directly measured
og18a023I often don’t have money to pay for the things that I really need.directly measured
og18a024I am constantly wondering whether I have enough money.directly measured
og18a025I have a hard time thinking about things other than my financial situation.directly measured
og18a026I worry about money a lot.directly measured
og18a027I am only focusing on what I have to pay at this moment rather than my future expenses.directly measured
og18a028Because of my financial situation, I live from day to day.directly measured
og18a029I don’t take future expenses into account.directly measured
og18a030I experience little control over my financial situation.directly measured
og18a031I am not able to manage my finances properly.directly measured
og18a032When I think about my financial situation, I feel powerless.directly measured
og18a033I sometimes delay making financial decisions until it is too late.directly measured
og18a034I waste a lot of time on other matters before making important financial decisions.directly measured
og18a035Even financial decisions that require little else except sitting down and doing them, I find that they seldom get done for days (e.g. paying a bill, transferring money).directly measured
og18a036Putting financial decisions off till the last minute has cost me money in the past.directly measured
og18a037I would avoid learning how high my expenses will be next month.directly measured
og18a038Sometimes it feels unpleasant to think about my financial situation.directly measured
og18a039I can think of situations in which I would rather not know the exact state of my finances.directly measured
og18a040I would rather not know about the consequences of financial setbacks.directly measured
og18a041Because of my financial situation... I feel rejected by society.directly measured
og18a042Because of my financial situation... I feel excluded by society.directly measured
og18a043Because of my financial situation... I feel accepted by society.directly measured
og18a044Because of my financial situation... I feel like I belong.directly measured
og18a045Because of my financial situation... I feel like others decide a lot of things for me.directly measured
og18a046Because of my financial situation... I feel like I control what I do and don’t do.directly measured
og18a047Because of my financial situation... I feel good about myself.directly measured
og18a048Because of my financial situation... my self-esteem is high.directly measured
og18a049Because of my financial situation... I feel invisible in society.directly measured
og18a050Because of my financial situation... I feel my existence is meaningful.directly measured
og18a051Others have negative stereotypes about people in my financial situation.directly measured
og18a052My financial situation has a negative influence on how people act with me.directly measured
og18a053Because of my financial situation I take part in recreational/social activities less often than others do (e.g. sports, being an active member of an association).directly measured
og18a054Because of my financial situation I sometimes cannot participate in social activities when I want to.directly measured
og18a055I feel I have a close-knit social network.directly measured
og18a056I feel like I am part of a social group that I can always rely on.directly measured
og18a057Was it difficult to answer the questions?directly measured
og18a058Were the questions sufficiently clear?directly measured
og18a059Did the questionnaire get you thinking about things?directly measured
og18a060Was it an interesting subject?directly measured
og18a061Did you enjoy answering the questions?directly measured
og18a062Starting date questionnaireconstructed
og18a063Starting time questionnaireconstructed
og18a064End date questionnaireconstructed
og18a065End time questionnaireconstructed
og18a066Duration in secondsderived


Questionnaire: Social exclusion, control and financial scarcity - April 2018

The questionnaire was administered in Dutch

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Response Information

Response Overview
Selected number of household members: 1,497 (100%)
Non-response: 375 (25.1%)
Response: 1,122 (74.9%)
Complete: 1,114 (74.4%)
Incomplete: 8 (0.5%)
Collection Events
02-04-2018 to 24-04-2018
Random sample of panel members 18 years or older
Collection Mode
internet survey
Fieldwork Note
A reminder was sent twice to non-respondents