Questionnaire Public Report11/15/2012 10:18:03 AM
Cohort:National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1997
Round:Youth Questionnaire 97 (R8)
Instrument :Youth
  1. Interviewer Remarks

YIR-100 [S49548.00]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

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YIR-200 [S49549.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

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

 1   GOOD
 2   FAIR
 3   POOR

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YIR-300 [S49550.00]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?

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YIR-400 [S49551.00]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

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YIR-500 [S49552.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Was the youth interview conducted in English or Spanish?

 1   English
 2   Spanish

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YIR-510 [S49553.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Is the respondent of Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin?

 1   YES
 0   NO

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YIR-515 [S49554.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Which of the following is the respondent?


 1   White
 2   Black or African American
 3   Asian
 4   Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
 5   American Indian or Alaska Native
 6   Something else? (SPECIFY)

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YIR-540 [S49555.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

What is the respondent's sex?

 1   Male
 2   Female

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YIR-560 [S49556.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Was any part of this interview conducted by telephone?

 1   YES
 0   NO

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YIR-565 [S49557.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

For which of the self-administered sections of the interview did the respondent use the audio?

 1   First section only
 2   Second section only
 3   Both sections
 4   Neither section (including sections done by phone)
 5   Did not observe

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YIR-570 [S49558.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Do you believe that the Rs reading ability is good enough to complete the self-administered sections of this interview without an audio component?

 1   R reads well enough to complete the SAQ without audio
 2   R does not read well enough to complete the SAQ without audio
 3   I am not sure how well the R reads

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YIR-600 [S49559.00]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

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YIR-700 [S49560.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Who was present?


 1   Parent
 2   Friend
 3   Children
 4   Other relative
 5   Other

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YIR-800 [S49561.00]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
 6   Where R lives (dormitory, prison, hospital)

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YIR-1600 [S49562.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Did you have any problems conducting this interview? For example, were you unable to record the respondent's answer in CAPI or did a question upset or confuse the respondent?

 1   YES   ...(Go To YIR-1650-LOOP-BEGIN)
 0   NO

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YIR-1650-LOOP-BEGIN []Section: Interviewer Remarks


COMMENT: Problems with questionnaire

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YIR-1700 [S49563.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

At what question number did a problem occur? If you do not know the question number, describe the question in the next screen.


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YIR-1720 [S49572.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

What problem occurred at this question?


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YIR-1740 [S49581.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Was there another question where a problem occurred?

 1   YES
 0   NO

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YIR-1750-LOOP-END []Section: Interviewer Remarks

UNTIL ([another problem question] == 0)


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YIR-1753 [S49590.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks


COMMENT: Did R do any part of this interview in spanish

If Answer = 2 Then Go To

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Lead-In:YIR-1600 [Default], YIR-1750-LOOP-END [Default]

YIR-1756 [S49591.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Does R speak and understand English well enough to complete this interview in English rather than in Spanish?

 1   Yes R's English is adequate
 0   No R could not complete interview without Spanish translation

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YIR-1760 [S49592.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Please enter your Project Staff ID.

Enter Number: 

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YIR-1765 [S49593.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

How many telephone calls did you or another NLSY field person make to gain the respondent's cooperation, parental consent, and complete the interview?

 1   0
 2   1
 3   2-3
 4   4-7
 5   8 or more

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YIR-1770 [S49594.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

How many personal visits did you or another NLSY field person make to gain the respondent's cooperation, parental consent, and complete the interview?

 1   0
 2   1
 3   2-3
 4   4-7
 5   8 or more

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YIR-1775 []Section: Interviewer Remarks

Please enter any special instructions that will help contact the respondent in the future.


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YIR-1780 [S49595.00]Section: Interviewer Remarks

Did you conduct the previous round's youth interview with this respondent?

 1   YES
 0   NO

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YIR-1800 []Section: Interviewer Remarks


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