BCS70 2016-17 Survey

The BCS70 2016-17 Survey began in July 2016 and fieldwork will end in December 2017.

Response:

tbc   

Design:

The follow-up will involve a 90 minute home visit from a nurse interviewer which will comprise of:

a)  45 minute core interview (covering socio-economic circumstances, health and associated risk factors)

b)  Cognitive assessments

c)  Anthropometric measurements (height, weight, body-fat, waist/hip circumference)

d)  Blood pressure measurement

e) Grip strength assessment

f)   Balance assessment

g)  Blood sample collection

h)  Paper self-completion questionnaire

i)   Placement of an activity monitor

i)   Online dietary diary

Data:

The data will be available from the UK Data Service late in 2018.

Funders:

Fieldwork is funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Medical Research Council and the British Heart Foundation.


       
Fast facts:

  • Survey age: Age 46-47
  • Survey year: 2016-17
  • Response: tbc
  • PI: Alice Sullivan, IOE
  • Fieldwork agency: NatCen
  • Funder: ESRC, MRC, British Heart Foundation