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

bcs_12_capi

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.

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