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DNA methylation signature of passive smoke exposure is less pronounced than active smoking: the Understanding Society study

Paige M. Hulls, Frank de Vocht, Yanchun Bao, Caroline L. Relton, Richard M. Martin, Rebecca C. Richmond

Drug/Alcohol AbuseHouseholdsHealthBiologyGenetics


Understanding Society at 10 years

Lucinda Platt, Gundi Knies, Renee Reichl Luthra, Alita Nandi, Michaela Benzeval

Social GroupsArea EffectsGeographyInterdisciplinarity: Social SciencesSurvey MethodologyResearchHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveysSociologyBiologyGeneticsCovid 19


Using biomarkers to predict healthcare costs: evidence from a UK household panel

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

EconomicsHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Who is lonely in lockdown? Cross-cohort analyses of predictors of loneliness before and during the COVID-19 pandemic

Feifei Bu, Andrew Steptoe, Daisy Fancourt

PsychologyDemographyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Sociodemographic inequality in exposure to COVID-19-induced economic hardship in the United Kingdom

Dirk Witteveen

DemographyLabour MarketEconomicsPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Social class inequalities in educational attainment: measuring social class using capitals, assets and resources

Roxanne Connelly, Vernon Gayle, Chris Playford

Social NetworksYoung PeopleEducationLabour MarketSavings And AssetsSocial CapitalArtsSociologySocial Stratification


Regional inequalities in adiposity in England: distributional analysis of the contribution of individual-level characteristics and the small area obesogenic environment

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

Area EffectsGeographyHealthSocial StratificationBiology


Does arts and cultural engagement vary geographically? Evidence from the UK household longitudinal study

H.W. Mak, R. Coulter, D. Fancourt

Area EffectsGeographyPovertyWell BeingHealthArtsSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


Association between asthma, corticosteroids and allostatic load biomarkers: a cross-sectional study

Luke Evan Barry, Ciaran O’Neill, Liam G. Heaney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Mapping intersectional inequalities in biomarkers of healthy ageing and chronic disease in older English adults

Daniel Holman, Sarah Salway, Andrew Bell

Older PeopleDemographyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


To leave or not to leave? Understanding the support for the United Kingdom membership in the European Union: identity, attitudes towards the political system and socio-economic status

Nicola Pensiero

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsGovernmentSocial AttitudesSocial StratificationInternational Economic Relations


Estimating variation of Covid-19 'infection' in the population: results from Understanding Society's (UKHLS) first monthly covid-19 survey

Richard Breen, John Ermisch

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyHealthCovid 19


When does hate hurt the most? Generational differences in the association between ethnic and racial harassment, ethnic attachment, and mental health

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra, Michaela Benzeval

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyGeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Parental social class and school GCSE outcomes: two decades of evidence from UK household panel surveys

Sarah Stopforth, Vernon Gayle, Ellen Boeren

Social GroupsSocial SciencesYoung PeopleEducationResearchSociologySocial Stratification


When does geography matter most? Age-specific geographical effects in the patterning of, and relationship between, mental wellbeing and mental illness

Gareth J. Griffith, Kelvyn Jones

Older PeopleArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyDemographyHouseholdsWell BeingHealth


A latent class approach to inequity in health using biomarker data

Vincenzo Carrieri, Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


Intersecting household level health and socio-economic vulnerabilities and the COVID-19 crisis: an analysis from the UK

Júlia Mikolai, Katherine Keenan, Hill Kulu

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsGeographyDemographyHouseholdsEconomicsHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Understanding the role of policy on inequalities in the intergenerational correlation in health and wages: evidence from the UK from 1991-2017

Heather Brown

PoliticsLone ParentsHouseholdsEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyGovernmentWages And EarningsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Sociodemographic disparities in non-diabetic hyperglycaemia and the transition to type 2 diabetes: evidence from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing

G. Chatzi, T. Mason, T. Chandola, W. Whittaker, E. Howarth, S. Cotterill, R. Ravindrarajah, E. McManus, M. Sutton, P. Bower

DisabilitySocial GroupsOlder PeopleArea EffectsDemographyEthnic GroupsHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Who is lonely in lockdown? Cross-cohort analyses of predictors of loneliness before and during the COVID-19 pandemic

Feifei Bu, Andrew Steptoe, Daisy Fancourt

PsychologyDemographyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Assortative mating and turnout: a self-reinforcing pattern of unequal voting participation

Moa Frödin Gruneau

PoliticsSocial GroupsElections. Electoral BehaviourFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Household level health and socio-economic vulnerabilities and the COVID-19 crisis: an analysis from the UK

Júlia Mikolai, Katherine Keenan, Hill Kulu

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsGeographyDemographyHouseholdsEconomicsHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Social capital, deprivation and psychological well-being among young adolescents: a multilevel study from England and Wales

Kenisha Russell Jonsson, Joan Busfield, Marita Södergren, Miia Karen, Nicholas Kofi Adjei

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyYoung PeoplePovertyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealth


Quantification of the pace of biological aging in humans through a blood test, the DunedinPoAm DNA methylation algorithm

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran, Xu Gao, Eiliss Hannon, Hona Lee Harrington, Line J.H. Rasmussen, Renate Houts

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


Workplace location and the quality of work: the case of urban-based workers in the UK

Daniel Wheatley

Area EffectsUrban EconomyLabour MarketWell Being