Latest research

Discover which publications have used Understanding Society data by using this search facility. The research can be filtered by subject, publication type, author and year of publication.

Please let us know about your research

Reset
Search found 21 items

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

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

Area EffectsGeographyLiving StandardsWell BeingSocieties


The local roots of the participation gap: inequality and voter turnout

John Bartle, Sarah Birch, Mariana Skirmuntt

PoliticsArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral Behaviour


Does clean air make you happy?

Sarah Knight

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsGeographyScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealth


A new look at the housing consequences of partnership dissolution

Rory Coulter

GeographyHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


Linked education data

Birgitta Rabe

EducationResearchSurveys


Exploring common mental illness as a driver of internal migration in Great Britain

Sam Wilding

Area EffectsGeographyMigrationWell BeingHealth


Geographical data

Gundi Knies

Area EffectsGeographySurveys


A cross-sectional analysis of green space prevalence and mental wellbeing in England

Victoria Houlden, Scott Weich, Stephen Jarvis

Area EffectsPsychologyUrban SociologyGeographyWell BeingHealth


Insights 2017: findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

PsychologySocial ChangeLabour MarketHouseholdsResearchWages And EarningsWell BeingSocietiesHealthSurveys


Foreword

David Walker

Social SciencesSocial ChangePublic PolicyResearchSurveys


Opinion: scaling up policy impact

Raj Patel

Social SciencesSocial ChangePublic PolicyGovernmentResearchSocietiesSurveysSocial Policy


Looking forward: afterword

Susan Harkness

Social SciencesSocial ChangePublic PolicyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysSocial Policy


Is London really the engine-room? Migration, opportunity hoarding and regional social mobility in the UK

Sam Friedman, Lindsey Macmillan

Area EffectsGeographyMigrationLabour MarketSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Local food availability, diet and obesity : development and empirical testing of a complex theory -PhD thesis-

Tarra Lynn Penney

Area EffectsGeographyHealthSocial Stratification


The social determinants of health: an empirical analysis of ethnic and spatial inequalities in health -PhD thesis-

Natasha M. Crawford

GeographyDemographyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthBiology


Assessing risk and security in the housing market: a mixed-methods exploration of involuntary mobility -PhD thesis-

Darren John Gary Baxter

GeographyLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Understanding the lives of separating and separated families in the UK: what evidence do we need?

Caroline Bryson, Susan Purdon, Amy Skipp

HouseholdsPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionSurvey MethodologyResearchSurveys


Improving lives: helping workless families. Supporting methodology document

- -

Social ExclusionYoung PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentPublic PolicyResearchWell Being


Exploring the value of Understanding Society for neighbourhood effects analyses

Gundi Knies

Area EffectsGeographySurveys


Can clean air make you happy? Examining the effect of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) on life satisfaction

Sarah J. Knight, Peter Howley

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsGeographyScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealth


Digital television: impact on cognitive development, educational inequality and habits

Adrian Nieto

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsTime UseGeographyScience And TechnologyYoung PeopleEducationChild Development