International Centre For Lifecourse Studies In Society and Health




ICLS has expertise in the secondary analysis of most UK and several non-UK longitudinal data sets

  • 1970 British Cohort Study (BCS70)
  • Boyd Orr Study
  • British Household Panel Survey (BHPS)
  • English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA)
  • Families and Children Study (FACS)
  • Longitudinal Study of Young People in England (LSYPE)
  • Millennium Cohort Study (MCS)
  • National Child Development Study (NCDS - 1958 British Birth Cohort Study)
  • National Survey of Health and Development (NSHD - 1946 British Birth Cohort Study)
  • Office for National Statistics Longitudinal Study (ONS -LS)
  • Understanding Society the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)
  • Whitehall II Study

External-to-UK data

  • Cross-National Equivalent File (CNEF)
  • German Socio-Economic Panel Study (GSOEP) 
  • GAZEL Study (Gas & Electricty Company of France)
  • Health, Alcohol and Psychosocial factors in Eastern Europe (HAPiEE)
  • Japan Gerontological Evaluation Study (JAGES)
  • Japan Study of Aging and Retirement (JSTAR)
  • National Longitudinal Survey of Young Women and Mature Women (NLSW)
  • National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 Cohort (NLSY79)
  • Study of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)
  • Swedish linked registers
  • USA Health and Retirement Survey (HRS)
  • USA Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID)