Responding Population

All eligible study members were contacted.

Provided information 3,885
Cumulative total of deaths 275
Cumulative permanent refusals45
Temporarily living abroad 35
Cumulative Emigrated 373
Failure to contact 749

Data collection

A postal questionnaire asking about marriage, fertility, health and employment was sent to all cohort members.

A postal questionnaire was sent to educational administrators in further and technical educational establishments where cohort members were known to be students to ask about courses attended.

Training for data collection

Instructions are given at the head of each form.


Study Member

  • Marital status and children
  • Accidents and medical appointments
  • Housing
  • Employment history and earnings


  • Student course record


H3 Postal questionnaire
Y8 Further and Technical Education Survey

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