CLOSER Discovery – the UK’s most detailed search engine for longitudinal data – contains COVID-19 metadata from seven longitudinal population studies for researchers to explore in unprecedented detail.
Researchers can search over 4,500 COVID-19 questions to understand the context of data collected or explore over 18,880 COVID-19 variables rich in metadata to discover which will meet their research needs.
CLOSER Discovery features COVID-19 metadata from the following longitudinal population studies:
1946 National Survey of Health and Development (NSHD)
1958 National Child Development Study (NCDS)
1970 British Cohort Study (BCS)
Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC)
Millennium Cohort Study (MCS)
Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)