Study Description

Title

Age 42 Survey (2012)

Principal Investigator

Professor Alice Sullivan

Publisher

Centre for Longitudinal Studies, Institute of Education

Abstract

The 1970 British Cohort Study: Age 42 Survey took place in 20012-13. It consisted of a face-to-face interview and a self-completion questionnaire. Particular features included an assessment of adult vocabulary and consent to data linkage.

Study website: www.cls.ucl.ac.uk/cls-studies/1970-british-cohort-study/bcs70-age-42-sweep

LifeStage

Mid-adulthood

LifeStageDescription

31 - 59 years

Coverage

Date
-
Highest Level
Country
Country
GB-ENG
Country
GB-WAL
Country
GB-SCT

Funding

Grant Number
RES-579-47-0001

Data

Kinds of Data
Survey Data, Demographic Data, Assessment Data
Analysis Unit
Individual

BCS70 Age 42 Main Stage Questionnaire

Name

bcs9

Label

BCS70 Age 42 Main Stage Questionnaire

Collection Organization
Data Collection Date
-
Mode of Data Collection

Assessment of knowledge, skills, aptitude or educational achievement by means of specialised measures or tests.

Mode of Data Collection

Face-to-face computer-assisted personal interviewing.

Mode of Data Collection

Computer-assisted self-interview (CASI). Respondents enter the responses into a computer by themselves.

BCS70 Age 42 Self-Completion Questionnaire

Name

bcs9_sc

Label

BCS70 Age 42 Self-Completion Questionnaire

Collection Organization
Data Collection Date
-
Mode of Data Collection

Self-administered survey using a traditional paper questionnaire.

Extra

CLOSER High Level Groups