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

The change and stability of NEO scores over six-years: a British study and a short review

Adrian Furnham, Helen Cheng

PsychologySurvey MethodologyLife Course Analysis


The relationship between personality and job satisfaction across occupations

Maria Törnroos, Markus Jokela, Christian Hakulinen

PsychologyLabour MarketWell Being


Stable traits but unstable measures? Identifying panel effects in self-reflective survey questions

Bert Van Landeghem

PsychologyEconomicsSurvey MethodologyWell Being


Does participation in voluntary organizations protect against risky alcohol and tobacco use? Findings from the UK panel data

Maria K. Pavlova, Matthias Lühr, Maike Luhmann

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial NetworksSocial CapitalHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Advances in comparative survey methods: multinational, multiregional, and multicultural contexts (3MC)


Best practices for panel maintenance and retention

Nicole Watson, Eva Leissou, Heidi Guyer, Mark Wooden


Investigating call record data using sequence analysis to inform adaptive survey designs

Gabriele B. Durrant, Olga Maslovskaya, Peter W.F. Smith


Trans-ethnic association study of blood pressure determinants in over 750,000 individuals

Ayush Giri, Jacklyn N. Hellwege, Jacob M. Keaton, Jihwan Park, Chengxiang Qiu

Ethnic GroupsHealthBiologyGenetics


The impact of bullying victimisation on mental wellbeing

Georgios Marios Chrysanthou, Chrysovalantis Vasilakis

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Why do natives and non-natives have different housing outcomes? Evidence from Britain

Olayiwola Oladiran, Anupam Nanda, Stanimira Milcheva

Area EffectsDemographyMigrationPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Is that still the same? Has that changed? On the accuracy of measuring change with dependent interviewing

Annette Jäckle, Stephanie Eckman


Applications of paradata in survey design and analysis -PhD thesis-

Carlos Lagorio


Respondent burden in a mobile app: evidence from a shopping receipt scanning study

Brendan Read

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


The Longitudinal Item Count Technique: a new technique for asking sensitive questions in surveys

Alessandra Gaia, Tarek Al Baghal

Social GroupsSurvey Methodology


Willingness to use mobile technologies for data collection in a probability household panel

Alexander Wenz, Annette Jäckle, Mick P. Couper

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


What about money?: Earnings, household financial organization, and housework

Yang Hu

Wages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsFinanceSociology Of Households


Good Ofsted rating can mean parents become complacent

Ellen Greaves, Iftikhar Hussain, Birgitta Rabe, Imran Rasul


GCSE grades 'drop' after successful Ofsted inspections

Ellen Greaves, Iftikhar Hussain, Birgitta Rabe, Imran Rasul


Why a good Ofsted report can be bad for GCSE results

Ellen Greaves, Iftikhar Hussain, Birgitta Rabe, Imran Rasul


The negative impact of positive Ofsted ratings

Ellen Greaves, Iftikhar Hussain, Birgitta Rabe, Imran Rasul


Consideration of environmental factors in reflections on car purchases: attitudinal, behavioural and sociodemographic predictors among a large UK sample

Samuel Chng, Mathew P. White, Charles Abraham, Stephen Skippon

Environmental SociologyPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesTransportSocial Behaviour


Long work hours, weekend working and depressive symptoms in men and women: findings from a UK population-based study

Gillian Weston, Afshin Zilanawala, Elizabeth Webb, Livia A. Carvalho, Anne McMunn

PsychologyLabour MarketWell BeingHealth


Guidance for DNA methylation studies: statistical insights from the Illumina EPIC array

Georgina Mansell, Tyler J. Gorrie-Stone, Yanchun Bao, Meena Kumari, Leonard S. Schalkwyk

Statistical AnalysisBiologyGenetics


The association between self-rated health and underlying biomarker levels is modified by age, gender, and household income: evidence from Understanding Society – the UK Household Longitudinal Study

M. Pia Chaparro, Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Social GroupsDemographyIncome DynamicsHealthBiology


Social media effect 'tiny' in teenagers, large study finds

Amy Orben, Tobias Dienlin, Andrew K. Przybylski