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|Title:||Study of Twins in the National Child Development Study and the 1970 British Cohort Study, 2008|
|Series:||National Child Development Study [National Child Development Study and 1970 British Cohort Study (BCS70): Combined Studies]|
|Depositor:||University of London. Institute of Education. Centre for Longitudinal Studies|
Hawkes, D., University of London. Institute of Education
University of London. Institute of Education
Economic and Social Research Council
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Abstract copyright UK Data Service and data collection copyright owner.The collection of cohort twin zygosity data for the National Child Development Study (NCDS) and the 1970 British Cohort Study (BCS70) was undertaken as a part of the project The Relative Importance of Nature, Nurture, and Peer Effects on Adult Outcomes, funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).
The aims and objectives of the project were:
Zygosity of twins in the BCS70 and NCDS cohorts. See documentation for further details.
|Dates of fieldwork:||July 2008 - February 2009|
No spatial unit
|Kind of data:||
Individual (micro) level
NCDS and BCS70 cohort members identified as twins.
No sampling (total universe)
|Number of units:||202 (BCS70) and 244 (NCDS) cases|
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|Weighting:||No weighting used|
The National Child Development Study (NCDS) and the 1970 British Cohort Study (BCS70).
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|First edition:||20 September 2016|
|Copyright:||Copyright Centre for Longitudinal Studies|
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