Variable ed3a : Highest level of school attended

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 1
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 0-9
Invalid: 8, 9
Valid case(s): 31227
Invalid: 5346

File: hl

De jure household members (usual residents)
Source of information
Head of household or other responsible household member


Value Category
0 Preschool/kindergarten
1 Primary
2 Lower secondary
3 Secondary
4 Non-standard curriculum
5 Short Apprentice
6 Long apprentice
7 Higher
8 DK
9 Missing
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.

Literal question
What is the level of school that  [Name]   has or is attending?
Interviewer instructions
If the person has been to school, record the highest level of schooling attended for the response. You may need to probe for the type of school attended. Record '8' if the respondent  'Doesn't know'.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit