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STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL
NATIONAL SURVEY OF HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENT
(Medical Research Council)
M.R.C. Unit, London School of Economics,
HEALTH AND EMPLOYMENT QUESTIONNAIRE 1968

Ref. No.

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Name and Address

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(if changed)

Name

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Address

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Will you please bring this information on marriage and children up-to-date

Date of marriage

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If engaged,

date of marriage, if fixed

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Are you (or your wife) expecting a baby?

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Yes
0
No
CHILDREN
Name Sex Date of birth
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About this form
The accompanying card gives you news of this study which may interest you. This year besides getting up-to-date news on marriage, families, hospital admissions and visits to the doctor, we are asking questions about housing and jobs.
How to complete this form
Please complete this form yourself. If you have any difficulty you should get someone to help you, but it is important that the answers should be yours.
Either write your answer in the box or space provided or put a circle round the number which is correct,
If you wish to add any comments, please do so below the questions. We enclose a special envelope for the return of this form; it does not need a stamp.
GENERAL HEALTH

The last accident we have recorded for you was ... We have no accidents recorded for you for a long time. Have you had any accident since then/since you left school in which you were burnt or scalded, you broke a bone, you were badly cut or bruised, or injured by a chemical?

1
Yes
0
No
(if "yes"
qc_1_a == 1
please give the following details about each accident, starting with the earliest)
What sort of injury? (i.e. burn, cut, broken bone etc.) What part was hurt? When did it happen? Where was it treated? Who by? What sort of scar or trouble does it still give you? How did the accident happen? Where did it happen?
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ACCIDENT 1
ACCIDENT 2

The last hospital admission we have recorded for you was ... We have no hospital admissions recorded for you for a long time. Have you been in hospital as an inpatient since then/since you left school?

1
Yes
0
No
(If "yes")
qc_2_a == 1

What hospital was it?

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When did you go in?

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What were you in hospital for?

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How long were you in hospital?

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What was the doctor's name who looked after you?

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Have you attended a hospital out-patient department or clinic since this time last year?

1
Yes
0
No
(If "yes)
qc_3 == 1

What hospital/clinic was it?

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When did you go first?

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Why did you go?

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Apart from what you have just put in questions 1, 2 and 3, have you consulted a doctor since this time last year?

1
Yes
0
No
(If "yes")
qc_4 == 1
_visits < 4 _visits < 4

REASON FOR VISITS (Use one line for a series of visits in connection with the same complaint)

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NUMBER OF VISITS At Doctor's surgery

How many

NUMBER OF VISITS At your home

How many

Have you been off work or indoors through accident or illness since this time last year?

1
Yes
0
No
(If "yes")
qc_5 == 1
_offwork < 3 _offwork < 3

APPROXIMATE DATE

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NATURE OF ACCIDENT, ILLNESS

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TIME OFF WORK

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HOUSING

Where are you living?

1
At home with your parents
2
With your in-laws
3
In lodgings/hostel (some meals provided)
4
In furnished flat/room (no meals provided)
5
In unfurnished house/flat you rent
6
In a house/flat you are buying
*
None of these, but
Other

How much do you pay a week in rent or mortgage payments? If you are in shared accomodation put down your share.

0
Nothing
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Under £1
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£1 to £1.19.11
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£2 to £2.19.11
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£3 to £3.19.11
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£4 to £4.19.11
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£5 to £5.19.11
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£6 to £7.19.11
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£8 to £9.19.11
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£10 or over

What do you feel about the adequacy of your present housing arrangements?

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EMPLOYMENT

Are you now

1
Working full-time
2
Working part-time
3
A full-time housewife
4
A full-time student
5
Not working (from choice)
6
Unemployed
*
None of these, but
Other
If Working part-time to question 7a
qc_7_a == 2

how many hours a week?

Hours in week
When we last contacted you, you were in the occupation we have written in red. Please bring the record up-to-date with the details of all the jobs you have done since, finishing with what you are doing now. If you have been promoted or changed your work within the same firm, please give the details. If you are still in the same job, please write "still there". If you are a full-time student, please give the name of the college and the course, if the information in red is not correct.
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(If you are not working go straight to Q.11)
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How much do you earn a week on the average (before deductions such as tax and insurance)?

1
Less than £5
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£5 - £9.19.11
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£10 - £14.19.11
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£15 - £19.19.11
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£20 - £24.19.11
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£25 - £29.19.11
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£30 or over

Please describe in detail what you do in your job, what training you have had, and what responsibilities you have.

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Is there any other sort of work that you would change to if you had the chance?

1
Yes
0
No
(If "yes")
qc_10_a == 1

What work? Why would you prefer it?

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EDUCATION
Have you been taking any part-time day or evening classes, a correspondence course, or studying at home, since September 1966? If so, please fill in the details. If not go to Q.12.
Name of COLLEGE or of CORRESPONDENCE COURSE Name of COURSE or SUBJECTS STUDIED Day, Evening, Home or Correspondence?
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What exams have you passed?

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What exams are you finally aiming at through part-time study?

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How will passing these exams affect your future?

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What assistance do you get from your employer to make part-time study easier?

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Looking back now, how well do you feel your last few years at school or college prepared you for work?

1
Very well
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Fairly well
3
Not really very well
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Hardly at all
5
Not at all

What did you find when you first started working, and in the first few months at work, that you hadn't expected? What weren't you prepared for?

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Youth Employment Officers (Careers Advisory Officers) go to most schools to help leavers decide what to do. How much help do you feel they gave you in choosing the right sort of work?

1
A great deal of help
2
Fairly helpful
3
Were of some use
4
Were of very little use
5
I don't remember what they said
6
I wasn't interviewed

If you had your time again, at what age would you choose to leave school? ... years

Age

If you had your time again and circumstances allowed it, would you go on to further full-time education at a college?

0
No
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College of further education
2
Technical college
3
Secretarial college
4
College of art
5
Teachers training college
6
College of advanced technology
7
University
*
Other, namely
Other

If this is not what you actually did, please explain:

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GENERAL

On the last questionnaire many of you wrote at length about yourselves and your opinions of life in general. We are still most interested to hear what is happening to you, whether this is inside or outside the special topics we have covered in this questionnaire.

Long text

TODAY'S DATE

Generic date
PLEASE CHECK THAT YOU HAVE ANSWERED ALL THE QUESTIONS THAT APPLY TO YOU.
HAVE YOU CHECKED THE INFORMATION ON THE FRONT?
PLEASE POST THE FORM DIRECTLY TO US IN THE SPECIAL ENVELOPE - YOU DON'T NEED A STAMP AS WE WILL PAY THE POSTAGE.
THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR ALL YOUR HELP
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STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL
NATIONAL SURVEY OF HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENT
(Medical Research Council)
M.R.C. Unit, London School of Economics,
HEALTH AND EMPLOYMENT QUESTIONNAIRE 1968
Ref. No.
Generic text
Name and Address
Generic text
Name
Generic text
Address
Generic text
Will you please bring this information on marriage and children up-to-date
Date of marriage
Generic date
date of marriage, if fixed
Generic date
Are you (or your wife) expecting a baby?
1
Yes
0
No

CHILDREN

Name Sex Date of birth
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1
2
3
4
About this form
The accompanying card gives you news of this study which may interest you. This year besides getting up-to-date news on marriage, families, hospital admissions and visits to the doctor, we are asking questions about housing and jobs.
How to complete this form
Please complete this form yourself. If you have any difficulty you should get someone to help you, but it is important that the answers should be yours.
Either write your answer in the box or space provided or put a circle round the number which is correct,
If you wish to add any comments, please do so below the questions. We enclose a special envelope for the return of this form; it does not need a stamp.

GENERAL HEALTH

The last accident we have recorded for you was ... We have no accidents recorded for you for a long time. Have you had any accident since then/since you left school in which you were burnt or scalded, you broke a bone, you were badly cut or bruised, or injured by a chemical?
1
Yes
0
No

please give the following details about each accident, starting with the earliest)

What sort of injury? (i.e. burn, cut, broken bone etc.) What part was hurt? When did it happen? Where was it treated? Who by? What sort of scar or trouble does it still give you? How did the accident happen? Where did it happen?
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ACCIDENT 1
ACCIDENT 2
The last hospital admission we have recorded for you was ... We have no hospital admissions recorded for you for a long time. Have you been in hospital as an inpatient since then/since you left school?
1
Yes
0
No
What hospital was it?
Generic text
When did you go in?
Generic text
What were you in hospital for?
Generic text
How long were you in hospital?
Generic text
What was the doctor's name who looked after you?
Generic text
Have you attended a hospital out-patient department or clinic since this time last year?
1
Yes
0
No
What hospital/clinic was it?
Generic text
When did you go first?
Generic text
Why did you go?
Generic text
Apart from what you have just put in questions 1, 2 and 3, have you consulted a doctor since this time last year?
1
Yes
0
No

_visits < 4

REASON FOR VISITS (Use one line for a series of visits in connection with the same complaint)
Generic text
NUMBER OF VISITS At Doctor's surgery
How many
NUMBER OF VISITS At your home
How many
Have you been off work or indoors through accident or illness since this time last year?
1
Yes
0
No

_offwork < 3

APPROXIMATE DATE
Generic date
NATURE OF ACCIDENT, ILLNESS
Generic text
TIME OFF WORK
Generic text

HOUSING

Where are you living?
1
At home with your parents
2
With your in-laws
3
In lodgings/hostel (some meals provided)
4
In furnished flat/room (no meals provided)
5
In unfurnished house/flat you rent
6
In a house/flat you are buying
*
None of these, but
Other
How much do you pay a week in rent or mortgage payments? If you are in shared accomodation put down your share.
0
Nothing
1
Under £1
2
£1 to £1.19.11
3
£2 to £2.19.11
4
£3 to £3.19.11
5
£4 to £4.19.11
6
£5 to £5.19.11
7
£6 to £7.19.11
8
£8 to £9.19.11
9
£10 or over
What do you feel about the adequacy of your present housing arrangements?
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EMPLOYMENT

Are you now
1
Working full-time
2
Working part-time
3
A full-time housewife
4
A full-time student
5
Not working (from choice)
6
Unemployed
*
None of these, but
Other
how many hours a week?
Hours in week

When we last contacted you, you were in the occupation we have written in red. Please bring the record up-to-date with the details of all the jobs you have done since, finishing with what you are doing now. If you have been promoted or changed your work within the same firm, please give the details. If you are still in the same job, please write "still there". If you are a full-time student, please give the name of the college and the course, if the information in red is not correct.

Job Number Type of job (i.e. what do YOU do?) Type of firm (i.e. what do THEY do?) Date started (Month, Year) Date left (Month, Year) Reason for leaving
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How much do you earn a week on the average (before deductions such as tax and insurance)?
1
Less than £5
2
£5 - £9.19.11
3
£10 - £14.19.11
4
£15 - £19.19.11
5
£20 - £24.19.11
6
£25 - £29.19.11
7
£30 or over
Please describe in detail what you do in your job, what training you have had, and what responsibilities you have.
Long text
Is there any other sort of work that you would change to if you had the chance?
1
Yes
0
No
What work? Why would you prefer it?
Long text

EDUCATION

Have you been taking any part-time day or evening classes, a correspondence course, or studying at home, since September 1966? If so, please fill in the details. If not go to Q.12.

Name of COLLEGE or of CORRESPONDENCE COURSE Name of COURSE or SUBJECTS STUDIED Day, Evening, Home or Correspondence?
Generic textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric text Generic textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric text Generic textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric textGeneric text
1966/7
1967/8
What exams have you passed?
Generic text
What exams are you finally aiming at through part-time study?
Generic text
How will passing these exams affect your future?
Generic text
What assistance do you get from your employer to make part-time study easier?
Generic text
Looking back now, how well do you feel your last few years at school or college prepared you for work?
1
Very well
2
Fairly well
3
Not really very well
4
Hardly at all
5
Not at all
What did you find when you first started working, and in the first few months at work, that you hadn't expected? What weren't you prepared for?
Long text
Youth Employment Officers (Careers Advisory Officers) go to most schools to help leavers decide what to do. How much help do you feel they gave you in choosing the right sort of work?
1
A great deal of help
2
Fairly helpful
3
Were of some use
4
Were of very little use
5
I don't remember what they said
6
I wasn't interviewed
If you had your time again, at what age would you choose to leave school? ... years
Age
If you had your time again and circumstances allowed it, would you go on to further full-time education at a college?
0
No
1
College of further education
2
Technical college
3
Secretarial college
4
College of art
5
Teachers training college
6
College of advanced technology
7
University
*
Other, namely
Other
If this is not what you actually did, please explain:
Long text

GENERAL

On the last questionnaire many of you wrote at length about yourselves and your opinions of life in general. We are still most interested to hear what is happening to you, whether this is inside or outside the special topics we have covered in this questionnaire.
Long text
TODAY'S DATE
Generic date
PLEASE CHECK THAT YOU HAVE ANSWERED ALL THE QUESTIONS THAT APPLY TO YOU.
HAVE YOU CHECKED THE INFORMATION ON THE FRONT?
PLEASE POST THE FORM DIRECTLY TO US IN THE SPECIAL ENVELOPE - YOU DON'T NEED A STAMP AS WE WILL PAY THE POSTAGE.
THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR ALL YOUR HELP
Name

1968 Health and Employment Questionnaire