UK Data Service series record for:

1970 British Cohort Study

Series abstract

The 1970 British Cohort Study (BCS70) follows the lives of more than 17,000 people born in England, Scotland and Wales in a single week of 1970. Over the course of cohort members' lives, the BCS70 has has broadened from a strictly medical focus at birth to collect information on health, physical, educational and social development, and economic circumstances among other factors. The BCS70 is conducted by the Centre for Longitudinal Studies (CLS).

Data access

GN 33396  |  1970 British Cohort Study: Special Licence Access

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5537 1970 British Cohort Study County Data, 1986, 1996 and 2000: Special Licence Access -
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Related studies:

Coding of Text Data from BCS70 at 10 and 16 Years: Health Care Utilisation of School-Aged Children, 1970-1986 (SN 4126)
British Cohort Studies Teaching Dataset for Higher Education, 1958-2000 (SN 5805)
Occupational Coding for the National Child Development Study (1969, 1991-2008) and the 1970 British Cohort Study (1980, 2000-2008) (SN 7023)

Related case studies:

Entering the NEET zone: Does career indecision matter?
Do children suffer the effects of parental separation in adult life?
Using longitudinal data to explore the labour market
Do smarter children avoid drug use later in life?
Search for variables and questions from the 1970 British Cohort Study.

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