Main Survey

Long-term content plan

Find out which topics we’ve covered in the survey and what we’ll be asking participants in the future.

The long-term content plan allows you to quickly decide which areas of the study most suit your research interests.

The size and scope of Understanding Society makes it impractical to repeat all questions each time our participants are interviewed. Instead, the questions are divided into modules and some questions are asked every year, whereas others are asked every other year.

What’s in the Understanding Society long-term content plan?

All topics and themes for the adult (16+), adolescent (age 10-15) and young adult questionnaires (age 16-21). Description of the five minutes of questions that are asked in the ethnicity strand of the Study. Participants in both the ethnic minority boost samples and selective respondents from the General Population Sample answer these questions.