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Gender and work in Scotland: findings from Understanding Society

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Time UseTime UseLabour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentUnemploymentChildbearing: FertilityChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingCaregiving


What influences mothers’ decisions about returning to work after having a baby? Understanding the role of childcare in returning to employment – an Understanding Society and Coram Family and Childcare briefing

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Area EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityHousehold EconomicsLife Course AnalysisSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Briefing: how many people need a social rented home?

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Area EffectsGeographyHouseholdsPovertyLiving StandardsSocial PolicyHousing Market


Access to transport and life opportunities

Kiron Chatterjee, Ben Clark, Anysia Nguyen, Robert Wishart, Kathryn Gallop

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionDemographyLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingTransportTravel


The health effects of Sure Start

Sarah Cattan, Gabriella Conti, Christine Farquharson, Rita Ginja

Area EffectsChild DevelopmentEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Happy days: does volunteering make us happier or is it that happier people volunteer?

Ricky N. Lawton, Iulian Gramatki, Will Watt

Social GroupsPsychologyTime UseEconomicsWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


The benefits of volunteering: a summary of work from 2014 to 2019

Ricky N. Lawton, Will Watt

Social GroupsPsychologyTime UseEconomicsWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


More than one in four sandwich carers report symptoms of mental ill-health

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PsychologyTime UseDemographyWell BeingHealthCaregiving


Caring for carers: the lives of family carers in the UK

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup

DisabilityTime UseLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


The industrial strategy: building a more productive society

Raj Patel

Area EffectsManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsPublic Policy


Poverty in Wales 2018

Helen Barnard

Area EffectsDemographyPoverty


Home-owners and poverty in Northern Ireland

Alison Wallace, David Rhodes, Firona Roth

Area EffectsHouseholdsEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyDebt: IndebtednessHousing Market


Poverty in Northern Ireland 2018

Helen Barnard

Area EffectsGeographyPoverty


Cash or carry? Fathers combining work and care in the UK - Conclusions & recommendations

Adrienne Burgess, Jeremy Davies

Time UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentLabour MarketPublic PolicySociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Cash or carry? Fathers combining work and care in the UK - Executive summary

Adrienne Burgess, Jeremy Davies

Time UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentLabour MarketPublic PolicySociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Cash or carry? Fathers combining work and care in the UK

Adrienne Burgess, Jeremy Davies

Time UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentLabour MarketPublic PolicySociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


The Commuting and Wellbeing study: understanding the impact of commuting on people's lives

Kiron Chatterjee, Ben Clark, Adam Martin, Adrian Davis

PsychologyTime UseLabour MarketWell BeingHealthTransportCommutingTravel


Woman’s Hour report: the best places in Britain for women

Allison Dunatchik, Javiera Cartagena-Farias, Julia Griggs, Elena Mylona

Area EffectsGeographyLiving StandardsWell BeingSocieties


Who experiences ethnic and racial harassment?

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra

Area EffectsEthnic GroupsWell BeingRace Relations


Wellbeing Acorn knowledge guide

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification


Fresco knowledge guide

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsFinanceSocial Stratification


Household Acorn knowledge guide

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsSocial Stratification


Acorn knowledge sheet

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsSocial Stratification


A guide to the UK Prosperity Index

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Area EffectsEconomicsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWell BeingSocieties


Social capital across the UK: 2011 to 2012

Veronique Siegler

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyGeographyDemographySocietiesSocial Capital