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The Young People's Social Attitudes Survey (YPSA) began in 1994 and is a periodic offshoot of the British Social Attitudes Survey. It is designed to explore the attitudes and values of children and young people. All young people aged 12-19 living in the households of the corresponding year's BSA respondents were approached for interview.
GN 33338 | Young People's Social Attitudes, 1994-
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The Young People's Social Attitudes Survey (YPSA) is a periodic offshoot of the British Social Attitudes Survey (BSA) and was run in 1994, 1998 and 2003. It was designed to explore the attitudes and values of children and young people and make comparisons with those held by adults in the same year and with other young people interviewed on the other years of the YPSA. In each year that the survey was run, all young people aged 12-19 living in the households of BSA respondents in that year were approached for interview.
Data are available in 1994, 1998 and 2003.
The YPSA data are available in SPSS, STATA and ASCII format.
Main topics are demographics and social attitudes. See the documentation on each survey’s catalogue page for more information.
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Young people aged 12-19 living in the households of BSA respondents in that year.
Yes, in each year, the data may be linked via serial number to the adult in the household for the relevant British Social Attitudes Survey.
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