Responding Population

The Women's Health in the Middle Years survey contacted all eligible female study members. An additional questionnaire was sent to women who had no home visit in the 1999 main data collection to allow for updates on work, marital and fertility histories.

Response rate

In total, 1,308 women responded

Data collection

Female study members were asked to complete a postal questionnaire.


  • General health
  • Midlife changes
  • Midlife health symptoms
  • Stressful events
  • Hysterectomy/oophorectomy
  • Menopause
  • HRT
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Body Image
  • Retirement Plans
  • Alternatives to HRT



  • questionnaires/2000.txt
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