"Relationship between childhood and mental well-being in adulthood"
The dataset which will be explored as part of this exercise is b034malaise.sav, a subset of data from the BCS70.
This longitudinal dataset includes information allowing you to look at the relationship between socio-economic circumstances in childhood and mental well-being in adulthood over time. The file contains 135 variables, representing information collected from cohort members’ birth in 1970 up to 2004, when they had reached age 34.
The number of cohort members answering at least one Malaise question were:
To enable the information included here to be cross-referenced with the original questionnaire documentation, original variable names are included in the variable label.
This file can also be merged with the b016mothermalaise.sav file to look at the relationship between a mother and her child’s mental well-being.