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Webinar: Introduction to the National Child Development Study

24th May 2016 15:00 to 17:00


 

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.

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 1958 British birth cohort 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.