Questionnaire Public Report11/19/2012 09:43:28 AM
Cohort:National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1997
Round:Youth Questionnaire 97 (R1)
Instrument :YOUTH
  1. Interviewer Remarks

YIR-100 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

On a scale of 1 to 10, where 1 is uncooperative/uninformative, 5 is neutral and 10 is very cooperative and informative, rate the quality of the youth interview.

 2   2
 3   3
 4   4
 5   5 NEUTRAL
 6   6
 7   7
 8   8
 9   9

Default Next:YIR-200

YIR-200 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

In general, what was the youth respondent's understanding of the questions?

 1   GOOD
 2   FAIR
 3   POOR

Default Next:YIR-300
Lead-In:YIR-100 [Default]

YIR-300 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

Did the youth respondent have any special circumstances that affected his/her ability to answer any portion of the survey?


 1   hard of hearing?
 2   unable to see well?
 3   mentally handicapped or retarded?
 4   command of English is poor?
 5   unable to read?
 6   physically handicapped?
 7   under the influence of alcohol or drugs?
 8   illness or injury?
 9   environmental distractions?
 11   lacking in basic social skills
 10   other
 0   none

Default Next:YIR-400
Lead-In:YIR-200 [Default]

YIR-400 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

In general, how candid/honest was the youth respondent?

 1   Very candid/honest
 2   Moderately candid/honest
 3   Somewhat candid/honest
 4   Not at all candid/honest

Default Next:YIR-500
Lead-In:YIR-300 [Default]

YIR-500 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

Was the youth interview conducted in English or Spanish?

 1   English
 2   Spanish

Default Next:YIR-600
Lead-In:YIR-400 [Default]

YIR-600 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

Was anyone else present during any portion of the youth interview, not just walking through the area where the interview was being administered, but listening in or taking part in the interview itself?

 1   Yes   ...(Go To YIR-700)
 0   No

Default Next:YIR-800
Lead-In:YIR-500 [Default]

YIR-700 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

Who was present?


 1   Parent
 2   Friend
 3   Children
 4   Other relative
 5   Other

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Lead-In:YIR-600 [1:1]

YIR-800 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

Where was the youth interview conducted?

 1   Immediately outside the respondent's home, standing
 2   Immediately outside the respondent's home, sitting
 3   Inside the respondent's home
 4   In the interviewer's car
 5   At another location

Default Next:YIR-900
Lead-In:YIR-600 [Default], YIR-700 [Default]

YIR-900 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

How well kept is the exterior of the housing unit where the youth respondent lives?

 1   Very well kept / cared for
 2   Fairly well kept but some evidence of needed repairs
 3   Poorly kept

Default Next:YIR-1000
Lead-In:YIR-800 [Default]

YIR-1000 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

How well kept is the interior of the home in which the youth respondent lives?

 1   Very well kept / cared for
 2   Fairly well kept but some evidence of needed repairs
 3   Poorly kept
 4   Cannot determine

Default Next:YIR-1100
Lead-In:YIR-900 [Default]

YIR-1100 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

Does youth respondent live with adult respondent?

 1   Yes   ...(Go To YIR-1600)
 0   No

Default Next:YIR-1200
Lead-In:YIR-1000 [Default]

YIR-1200 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

How would you describe the immediate area or street (one block, both sides) where the youth respondent lives?

 1   Rural and agricultural
 2   Rural and residential
 3   Suburban, residential
 4   Suburban, mixed residential and commercial
 5   Urban, residential only
 6   Urban, mixed residential and retail commercial properties
 7   Urban, mixed residential and wholesale or manufacturing or industrial
 8   Buildings used for churches, golf course, park, schools, cemetery
 9   Vacant buildings / vacant lots
 10   Other (specify)

Default Next:YIR-1300
Lead-In:YIR-1100 [Default]

YIR-1300 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

What type of residence is most common on the street (one block, both sides) where the youth respondent lives?

 1   detached single-family house
 2   mobile home / trailer
 3   single-family row house or town house, with two or more units side by side
 4   small single-family apartment or condominium, with at least three stories
 5   large apartment complex
 6   apartment attached to or above commercial structure
 7   campus setting
 8   other institutional setting
 9   military barracks
 10   other

Default Next:YIR-1400
Lead-In:YIR-1200 [Default]

YIR-1400 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

How well kept are most of the buildings on the street where the youth resident lives?

 1   Very well kept / cared for
 2   Fairly well kept but some evidence of needed repairs
 3   Poorly kept

Default Next:YIR-1500
Lead-In:YIR-1300 [Default]

YIR-1500 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

When you went to the your respondent's neighborhood/home, did you feel concerned for your safety?

 1   Yes
 0   No

Default Next:YIR-1600
Lead-In:YIR-1400 [Default]

YIR-1600 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

Did you have any problems conducting this interview?

 1   Yes   ...(Go To YIR-1700)
 0   No

Default Next:YIR-1800
Lead-In:YIR-1100 [1:1], YIR-1500 [Default]

YIR-1700 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

Describe the problem.


Default Next:YIR-1800
Lead-In:YIR-1600 [1:1]

YIR-1800 []Section: Interviewer Remarks


Lead-In:YIR-1600 [Default], YIR-1700 [Default]

Y-END []Section: Interviewer Remarks

Your age makes you ineligible to be in our study. Thank you for your time.