Wave 2 COVID-19 survey content and data
Wave 2 of the COVID-19 Survey in Five National Longitudinal Studies started September 2020.
The data will be made available in late 2020 from the UK Data Service.
Further information about the response to Wave 2 will be posted here.
Wave 2 survey content
The aim of the Wave 2 survey is to capture how participants’ lives have changed from Wave 1 (collected at the height of the lockdown restrictions in May 2020) until Autumn 2020. The topic areas mirror closely those for Wave 1.
- Physical health
- Time use
- Family and household
- Financial situation and benefits
- Employment and education
- Health behaviours
- Mental health and social connectedness
- Link to symptom tracker app
It also includes additional questions about:
- Health care
- Financial transfers
- Life events
- Children’s schooling in summer and autumn term
Using the data for research
The data from the Wave 2 of our survey will be available to researchers, through the UK Data Service.
Questionnaire for wave 2
The online COVID-19 questionnaire for Wave 2 was sent out in September 2020 and is available below.