Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey 2000

Module: Men's Life and Times

This page lists the questions asked within the Men's Life and Times module in 2000. Clicking on the variable name before each question will bring you to the tables of results for that question. Publications and further information on Men's Life and Times can be found on the Men's Life and Times Resources page.

Some of these questions were also asked in the Young Life and Times Survey.

MANEARN: Should earning money be the priority for men?

NOTIME: Do workplaces expect so that men can't get enough time with their families?

LONGHOUR: Do fathers work so much that it damages family life?

PATLEAVE: Should men have the right to paid paternity leave?

CLINFATH: Should clinics provide advice to fathers on caring for a baby?

MENCARE: Can men care for children as well as women can?

DIVSTAY: Should children always stay with their mother after divorce?

ADVCHILD: Do workplaces give unfair advantages to parents?

CMINDER: Is a childminder an appropriate job for men and women?

FFIGHTER: Is a firefighter an appropriate job for men and women?

PTEACHER: Is a primary school teacher an appropriate job for men and women?

MIDWIFE: Is a midwife an appropriate job for men and women?

SOLDIER: Is a soldier in "front line" action an appropriate job for men and women?

STAYHOME: Is staying at home to look after children an appropriate job for men and women?

CLERGY: Is a priest or minister an appropriate job for men and women?

SECRETRY: Is a secretary an appropriate job for men and women?

WELLMAN: Is a well man clinic a good idea?

USEWMAN: Would many men use a well man clinic?

UUSEWMAN: Would you use a well man clinic?

CLASSRES: Should schools have classes teaching boys and girls to respect each other?

VIOLBEH: Should there be courses for violent men who want to do something about their own behaviour?

MENSTUP: Are men portrayed as being stupid on TV?

FEMMEN: Is feminism just about putting men down?

FAMLAW: Does family law uphold the rights of women more than men?

WOMTRAD: Is it easier for women to take on male roles?

VIOLWMEN: Does violence by women against men happen more than people think?

HELPLNE: Should there be a helpline for men run by men?

USEHLINE: Would you be more likely to use a helpline just for men?

COUNSMEN: Is there a need for special counselling services for men?

MENSJOB: Should schools encourage girls to train for traditional male jobs?

WMENSJOB: Should schools encourage boys to train for traditional women's jobs?

BOYQUAL: Do boys think that getting qualifications is important?

MENQUAL: Do men realise that they need qualifications to keep in work?

MENSUPP: Do men need less emotional support than women?

MFAILURE: Do men fear failure more than women do?

MFEELING: Should men spend more time talking about their feelings?

MHEALTH: Is men's health taken seriously by health services?

CONWRONG: Is contraception wrong?

MALEPILL: Is the male pill a good idea?

TAKEPILL: Would most men not take the pill if it was available?

WOMTRUST: Would most women trust men to take the pill?

WCONTROL: Would most women prefer to be in control of their own contraception?

GAYBISEX: Should gay and bisexual people not be discriminated against?

GAYRIGHT: Should a gay couple have the same rights as a heterosexual married couple?


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