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Exploring changes in active travel uptake and cessation across the lifespan: longitudinal evidence from the UK Household Longitudinal Survey

Chance Taylor Pistoll, Steven Cummins

Labour MarketHealthLife Course AnalysisTransportCommutingTravelSocial Stratification


Written evidence submitted by Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study (Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex) (ATR0040) [House of Commons Transport Select Committee on Active Travel]

Charlotte Hamilton

Public PolicyResearchWell BeingHealthTransportCommutingTravel


Sick and stuck at home – how poor health increases electricity consumption and reduces opportunities for environmentally-friendly travel in the United Kingdom

Milena Büchs, AbuBakr Bahaj, Luke Blunden, Leonidas Bourikas, Jane Falkingham

Environmental SociologyHouseholdsHealthTransportTravel


Young people’s travel – what’s changed and why? Review and analysis. Report to Department for Transport. Executive summary

Kiron Chatterjee, Phil Goodwin, Ben Clark, Juliet Jain, Steve Melia

Social ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsLife Course AnalysisTransportTravel


Young people’s travel – what’s changed and why? Review and analysis. Report to Department for Transport.

Kiron Chatterjee, Phil Goodwin, Tim Schwanen, Ben Clark, Juliet Jain

Social ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsLife Course AnalysisTransportTravel


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 effect of demographic and lifestyle factors on mode of travel in school-aged children in the UK: a cross-sectional study from Understanding Society

Sahar Fadl, Omer Kheir

Young PeopleEducationHealthSportTravel


How commuting influences subjective wellbeing

Kiron Chatterjee

PsychologyLabour MarketEconomicsWell BeingCommutingTravel


Using Understanding Society to gain a fuller picture on the wellbeing impacts of commuting

Kiron Chatterjee

PsychologyWell BeingCommutingTravel


Perceived public transport infrastructure modifies the association between public transport use and mental health: multilevel analyses from the United Kingdom

Xiaoqi Feng, Zhiqiang Feng, Thomas Astell-Burt

PsychologyWell BeingHealthTransportTravel


Disabled people’s travel behaviour and attitudes to travel

Elizabeth Clery, Zsolt Kiss, Eleanor Taylor, Valdeep Gill

DisabilityPublic OpinionTravel


The role of the internet in shaping young adults’ attitude, travel choices, and sustainable lifestyles: a longitudinal perspective

Guoqiang Wu, Jinhyun Hong, Piyushimita Vonu Thakuriah

Environmental SociologyInformation And Communication TechnologiesPsychologyYoung PeopleSocial AttitudesTravelSocial Behaviour


Low carbon behaviours framework - key behaviour areas - data for Scotland

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Environmental SociologyHouseholdsPublic PolicyGovernmentTravel


Habit discontinuity, self-activation, and the diminishing influence of context change: evidence from the UK Understanding Society survey

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyPsychologyCommutingTravelHousing MarketSocial Behaviour


Health burden of the daily commute

Luke Munford, Jennifer Roberts, Nigel Rice

Well BeingHealthCommutingTravel


Access to sports facilities: a hurdle to physical activity?

Heather Brown, Frauke Becker, Kofi Antwi

Well BeingHealthCommutingTravel


Differences in the social patterning of active travel between urban and rural populations: findings from a large UK household survey

Jayne Hutchinson, Piran C. L. White, Hilary Graham

Public PolicyHealthTravel


Young adults' licence-holding and driving behaviour in the UK: a summary of findings

Ann Berrington, Julia Mikolai

Young PeopleCommutingTravel


Young adults' licence-holding and driving behaviour in the UK: full findings

Ann Berrington, Julia Mikolai

Young PeopleCommutingTravel


Life events and travel behavior: exploring the interrelationship using UK Household Longitudinal Study data

Ben Clark, Kiron Chatterjee, Steve Melia, Gundi Knies, Heather Laurie

Life Course AnalysisCommutingTravel


Examining the relationship between life transitions and travel behaviour change: new insights from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Ben Clark, Kiron Chatterjee, Steve Melia, Gundi Knies, Heather Laurie

Life Course AnalysisCommutingTravel


Is being concerned about the environment good for your health? -conference paper abstract-

Anthony A. Laverty, Elizabeth Webb, Jennifer Mindell, Christopher Millett

Environmental SociologyHealthTransportTravel


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