Sweep Description

Title

HEAF Baseline

Principal Investigator

Professor Keith Palmer

Abstract

The first survey of The Health and Employment After Fifty (HEAF) took place in 2013. The baseline questionnaire covered the following main domains: demographic and anthropometric characteristics; current work status; content and characteristics of paid work; physical and psychosocial demands of work; feelings about work, financial status and retirement expectations and plans; leisure and social activities; and selected items on health.

Study website: HEAF

LifeStage

Other

LifeStageDescription

More than one life stage is covered

Coverage

Date
February2013 - December2014
Geographical Coverage Description

England

Highest Level
Country
Lowest Level
GP surgery
Country
GB-ENG

Funding

Data

Kinds of Data
Survey Data
Analysis Unit
Individual

HEAF Baseline

Name

heaf_13_base

Label

HEAF Baseline

Instruments
Data Collection Date
January2013 - December2014
Mode of Data Collection

Self-administered survey using a traditional paper questionnaire.

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