Study Description

Title

Age 34 Survey (2004)

Principal Investigator

Professor Jane Elliott

Publisher

Centre for Longitudinal Studies, Institute of Education

Abstract

The 1970 British Cohort Study, 2004-2005 was conducted when respondents were aged 34. The main aim of this survey was to explore the factors central to the formation and maintenance of adult identity in each of the following domains: lifelong learning, relationships, parenting and housing, employment and income, health and health behaviour, citizenship and values.

Study website: www.cls.ucl.ac.uk/cls-studies/1970-british-cohort-study/bcs70-age-34-sweep

LifeStage

Mid-adulthood

LifeStageDescription

31 - 59 years

Coverage

Date
February2004 - June2005
Highest Level
Country
Country
GB-ENG
Country
GB-WLS
Country
GB-SCT

Funding

Grant Number
RES-579-28-5001

Data

BCS70 Age 34 Follow up CAPI Questionnaire

Name

bcs_04_fuc

Label

BCS70 Age 34 Follow up CAPI Questionnaire

Collection Organization
Data Collection Date
February2004 - June2005
Mode of Data Collection

Face-to-face computer-assisted personal interviewing.

Mode of Data Collection

Self-administered survey via a custom interviewing programme that does not use real time data transfers (CASI).

BCS70 Age 34 Parent and Child Self-Completion 0-11 Months

Name

bcs_04_pac_11m

Label

BCS70 Age 34 Parent and Child Self-Completion 0-11 Months

Collection Organization
Data Collection Date
February2004 - June2005
Mode of Data Collection

Face-to-face computer-assisted personal interviewing.

BCS70 Age 34 Parent and Child Self-Completion 1-2 Years

Name

bcs_04_pac_2y

Label

BCS70 Age 34 Parent and Child Self-Completion 1-2 Years

Collection Organization
Data Collection Date
February2004 - June2005
Mode of Data Collection

Face-to-face computer-assisted personal interviewing.

BCS70 Age 34 Questionnaire about Children 3-5 years

Name

bcs_04_pac_5y

Label

BCS70 Age 34 Questionnaire about Children 3-5 years

Collection Organization
Data Collection Date
February2004 - June2005
Mode of Data Collection

Face-to-face computer-assisted personal interviewing.

BCS70 Age 34 Questionnaire about Children 6-16 years

Name

bcs_04_pac_16y

Label

BCS70 Age 34 Questionnaire about Children 6-16 years

Collection Organization
Data Collection Date
February2004 - June2005
Mode of Data Collection

Face-to-face computer-assisted personal interviewing.

BCS70 Age 34 Questionnaire for Young People 10-16 years

Name

bcs_04_ypsc

Label

BCS70 Age 34 Questionnaire for Young People 10-16 years

Collection Organization
Data Collection Date
February2004 - June2005
Mode of Data Collection

Self-administered questionnaire using a traditional paper questionnaire.

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