Webinar: Introduction to the National Child Development Study

19th May 2015 10:00 to 12:00


Hosted by the Centre for Longitudinal Studies (CLS), this session introduced the study to both first-time and more experienced data users, focusing on the most recent data from the mixed mode age 55 survey.

The webinar covered:

  • Introduction to the NCDS and what’s new in the age 55 survey
  • How to access the data
  • Documentation available
  • About the NCDS sample, including issues of non-response and attrition
  • Using the mixed-mode data from the age 55 survey

Speakers included Brian Dodgeon, CLS Research Fellow, Matt Brown, NCDS Survey Manager and Tarek Mostafa, CLS Research Officer.

During the session, all three speakers answered a number of delegates' questions. The questions and answers have been summarised in the following PDF, NCDS Webinar Questions and Answers.