Young people's health in Great Britain and Ireland: findings from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children survey 2006

Fiona Brooks, Winfried van der Sluijs, Ellen Klemera, Antony Morgan, Josefine Magnusson, Saoirse Nic Gabhainn, Chris Roberts, Rebecca Smith, Candace Currie

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Abstract

The report is produced by CAHRU with funding from NHS Health Scotland and in cooperation with its counterparts in England, Ireland and Wales. It shows findings from the International HBSC study providing an interesting picture on how Great Britain and Ireland are doing as a whole as well as comparing the individual countries with one another.Investigating various health issues and behaviours in young people as well as their social environment this report gives a new look at the 2006 HBSC findings. The report is considered to complement previous HBSC publications such as the "HBSC Scotland National Report" and the "Inequalities in Young people's Health" report.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherChild and Adolescent Health Research Unit (CAHRU)
Commissioning bodyWHO Regional Office for Europe
Number of pages136
Publication statusPublished - 2009

Keywords

  • HBSC study
  • adolescents
  • child health

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    Brooks, F., van der Sluijs, W., Klemera, E., Morgan, A., Magnusson, J., Nic Gabhainn, S., Roberts, C., Smith, R., & Currie, C. (2009). Young people's health in Great Britain and Ireland: findings from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children survey 2006. Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit (CAHRU). http://www.cahru.org/publications/reports