Our changing society

This contextual database provides researchers with detailed information about the historical and political backdrop to cohort members’ lives.

90/10 income inequality ratio

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  • Employment & pensions
  • Inequality
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Age-specific fertility rates

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  • Family & social networks
  • Health
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Alcohol consumption per capita

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  • Health
    • Health & lifestyle
    • Physical health
    • Mental health
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Average age of withdrawal from the labour market

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  • Employment & pensions
  • Ageing
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Births and deaths

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  • Health
  • Family & social networks
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Child poverty rates before housing costs

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  • Attitudes & beliefs
  • Health
  • Inequality
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Claimant count rate by sex

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  • Employment & pensions
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Current cigarette and e-cigarette smokers by sex

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  • Health
    • Health & lifestyle
    • Physical health
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Death rates from cardiovascular disease (CVD)

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  • Health
    • Physical health
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Divorce

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  • Family & social networks
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Dwelling stock by tenure

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  • Housing & environment
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Enrolment and post-compulsory staying on rates

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  • Education & skills
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Estimated annual population

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  • Health
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Gender pay gaps in average (mean) hourly earnings

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  • Inequality
  • Employment & pensions
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Gini coefficient income inequality measure

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  • Inequality
  • Employment & pensions
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Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

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  • Employment & pensions
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Household car availability

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  • Family & social networks
  • Housing & environment
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Households with internet access

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  • Housing & environment
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Incidence of breastfeeding

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  • Family & social networks
  • Health
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Infant mortality

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  • Health
    • Physical health
    • Health & lifestyle
  • Inequality
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Life expectancy at 65

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  • Ageing
  • Health
    • Physical health
    • Health & lifestyle
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Life expectancy at birth

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  • Ageing
  • Health
    • Physical health
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Live births outside marriage

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  • Family & social networks
  • Ageing
  • Attitudes & beliefs
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Marriage

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  • Family & social networks
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Prison population by sex

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  • Housing & environment
  • Family & social networks
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Proportion of cigarette smokers by sex

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  • Health
    • Physical health
    • Health & lifestyle
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Proportion of maintained grammar school pupils

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  • Education & skills
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Proportion of population aged 75 and over

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  • Health
  • Ageing
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Public sector workforce as percentage of total employment

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  • Employment & pensions
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Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

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  • Education & skills
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Share of the vote by party in UK General Elections

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  • Attitudes & beliefs
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Spending as a percentage of national income

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  • Health
  • Education & skills
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Students obtaining university degrees

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  • Education & skills
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Television ownership in private domestic households

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  • Housing & environment
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Total fertility rate

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  • Health
  • Family & social networks
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Turnout at UK General Elections

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  • Attitudes & beliefs
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Unemployment rate by sex

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  • Employment & pensions
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