Questionnaire

Information was gathered from the cohort members parents or guardians by Computer Assisted Personal Interviewing (CAPI) interview and using a self-completion questionnaire. The main elements were:

Mother Interview

  • Pregnancy, birth, health & development of child
  • Household & family
  • Housing & migration
  • Previous relationships
  • Previous pregnancies
  • Education & training
  • Employment & earnings
  • Childcare
  • Parenting behaviour
  • Family income
  • Parental health
  • Social support
  • Local community & services
  • Mother Self-completion
  • Attitudes to marriage, parenting, work, etc
  • Psychological assessment

Father Interview

  • Parenting behaviour
  • Education & training
  • Employment & earnings 
  • Parental health

Father Self-completion

  • Attitudes to marriage, parenting, work, etc
  • Psychological assessment