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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


Proportion of children living with at least one parent reporting emotional distress. Details, methodology and supporting information

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Lone ParentsYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentUnemploymentWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Data tables: children living with parents in emotional distress, 2019 update

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Statistical AnalysisLone ParentsYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentUnemploymentWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Statistical commentary: children living with parents in emotional distress, 2019 update

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Statistical AnalysisLone ParentsYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentUnemploymentWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


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

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PsychologyTime UseDemographyWell BeingHealthCaregiving


The prevalence and persistence of ethnic and racial harassment and its impact on health: a longitudinal analysis

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra

Crime And JusticePublic PolicyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Cutting through the app: how can mobile health apps meet their true potential?

George Holley-Moore, Dean Hochlaf

Drug/Alcohol AbuseInformation And Communication TechnologiesDemographyHealth


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

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup

DisabilityTime UseLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Factors affecting children’s mental health over time

Larissa Pople, Neera Sharma

Social NetworksPsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology Of Households


Inside the box: explaining ethnic choices in Understanding Society - Report for an Understanding Society Associated Study

Tze Ming Mok

PsychologySurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsSurveys


Can we improve the survey representation of non-resident parents, and collect robust data on reasons for separation?

Caroline Bryson, Stephen McKay

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurvey MethodologySurveys


Creative and cultural activities and wellbeing in later life

Libby Archer, Susan Davidson, José Iparraguirre, Mervyn Kohler, Benita Pursch

Older PeoplePsychologyWell BeingHealthArts


Where’s the daddy? Fathers and father-figures in UK datasets - full report

Rebecca Goldman, Adrienne Burgess

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurveys


The use of new technologies to measure socio-economic and environmental concepts in longitudinal studies

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Michaela Benzeval

Information And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologySurvey MethodologySurveys


Where’s the daddy? Fathers and father-figures in UK datasets - condensed report

Rebecca Goldman, Adrienne Burgess

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurveys


Where’s the daddy? Fathers and father-figures in UK datasets - executive summary

Rebecca Goldman, Adrienne Burgess

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurveys


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


The relationship between engagement in sport or physical activity and subjective wellbeing among young, healthy adults: secondary analysis

Paul Dolan, Stefano Testoni

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSport


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society youth survey

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course Analysis


Mixing modes and measurement methods in longitudinal studies

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Michaela Benzeval

Information And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologyEconomicsSurvey MethodologySurveys


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society adult survey

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

HouseholdsWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society adult survey. Appendix B: tables

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

HouseholdsWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


A guide to the biomarker data in the CLOSER studies. A catalogue across cohort and longitudinal studies

Milagros Ruiz, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

Science And TechnologyHealthSurveysBiology