Timeline Group label Sweep Group Sweep Title Participant age Starts Ends Scale Provision, Receipt, Need? Topic(s) Focus Informant: Multiple rater? Reporting Term Question(s) Response scale Standard instrument? Notes Physical Health Measures
Wave 11 UKHLS-1949 January 2019 January 2021 Unpaid carer - who Receipt; Participant No Past month

1. In the last month, who has helped you with personal things around the home?

2. Does the person who helps you the most live with you?

1. Husband / Wife / Partner
2. Son (including stepson, adopted son or son-in-law)
3. Daughter (including stepdaughter, adopted daughter or daughter-in-law)
4. Grandchild (including great grandchildren)
5. Brother / Sister (including step/adopted/in-laws)
6. Niece / Nephew
7. Mother / Father (including mother-in-law/father-in-law)
8. Other family member
9. Friend
10. Neighbour
11. None of the above

1. Resident here
2. Not resident here


1. Asthma
2. Arthritis
3. Congestive heart failure
4. Coronary heart disease
5. Angina
6. Heart attack or myocardial infarction
7. Stroke
8. Emphysema
11. Chronic bronchitis
21. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
10. Hypothyroidism or an under-active thyroid
12. Any kind of liver condition
13. Cancer or malignancy
14. Diabetes
15. Epilepsy
16. High blood pressure/hypertension
22. An emotional, nervous or psychiatric problem.
19. Multiple Sclerosis
20. H.I.V.
18. Other long standing/chronic condition
96. None of these

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