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 47 items

Unravelling the ‘immigrant health paradox’: ethnic maintenance, discrimination, and health behaviours of the foreign born and their children in England

Renee Reichl Luthra, Alita Nandi, Michaela Benzeval

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsSocial NetworksMigrationEthnic GroupsHealthSocial BehaviourRace Relations


Factors affecting children’s mental health over time

Larissa Pople, Neera Sharma

Social NetworksPsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology Of Households


Do ethnic networks influence circular migration? Evidence from the UK

Majlinda Joxhe

Social GroupsSocial NetworksGeographyMigrationLabour MarketEthnic Groups


Seeking assistance in later life: how do older people evaluate their need for assistance?

Krysia Canvin, Catherine A. MacLeod, Gill Windle, Amanda Sacker

Older PeopleArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Gender differences in the associations between age trends of social media interaction and well-being among 10-15 year olds in the UK

Cara L. Booker, Yvonne J. Kelly, Amanda Sacker

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Crumbling futures: why vulnerable 16 and 17 year olds need more support as they move into adulthood

Iryna Pona, Alexandra Turner

Social NetworksPsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingLife Course Analysis


Social indicators to explain response in longitudinal studies

Annamaria Bianchi, Silvia Biffignandi

Social NetworksPsychologySurvey MethodologySocial Behaviour


The oldest old and the risk of social exclusion

Wesley Key, Martin Culliney

Older PeopleArea EffectsSocial NetworksSocial ExclusionWell Being


Taking pleasure from neighbours’ misfortune: comparison effects, social norms and the well-being of the unemployed

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsWell BeingSocial Psychology


The long term evolution of inequality of opportunity

Maurizio Bussolo, Daniele Checchi, Vito Peragine

Social NetworksSocial StructureEducationLabour MarketEconomicsIncome DynamicsLife Course Analysis


Adolescents’ subjective appraisals: relationships with body image and dieting attempts

Samuel Chng, A. Sadiq Sani

Social NetworksPsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Does ethnic concentration influence gender role views? A study across first and second generation ethnic groups in England and Wales

Carolina Zuccotti

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Social media use and children’s wellbeing

Emily McDool

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleWell Being


Homophily and changing social access: exploiting social network kernel inference from international surveys

Nick Jones

Social NetworksSurvey Methodology


Social capital in the UK: May 2017

Katrina Morrison

Social NetworksSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


What could keep young people away from alcohol and cigarettes? Findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Noriko Cable, Maria Francisca Roman Mella, Yvonne Kelly

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial NetworksYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Social capital in the UK: May 2017

Katrina Morrison

Social NetworksSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Social media use and young people's wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Diversity and neighbourhood satisfaction

Monica Langella, Alan Manning

Area EffectsSocial NetworksCrime And JusticeEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


The externality cost of neighbour’s at work: social norm induced effects on well-being

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsSocial NetworksLabour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingSocial Psychology


Ethnic and racial harassment and mental health: identifying sources of resilience

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra, Michaela Benzeval

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyReligionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Parents' health and children's help

John Ermisch

DisabilityOlder PeopleSocial NetworksHouseholdsHealthCaregiving


Youth drinking in transition

Ian Wybron

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial NetworksYoung PeoplePublic PolicyWell BeingSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


The childhood origins of social mobility: socio-economic inequalities and changing opportunities

L. Richards, E. Garratt, A.F. Heath, L. Anderson, E. Altintaş

Social GroupsSocial NetworksYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentSocial CapitalSocial StratificationSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Mobility


Do the companionship and community networks of older LGBT adults compensate for weaker kinship networks?

Marcus Green

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial Behaviour


Sign up to our newsletter