HEALTH BEHAVIOUR IN SCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN (HBSC) IRELAND

World Health Organization Collaborative Cross-National Study

 

These factsheets contain information on school children's health and well-being in Ireland. They include smoking, family structure, relationships, injuries, drug and alcohol use, dieting, bullying and exercise. Each of these factsheets can be viewed in Adobe Reader by just clicking on the links below.

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2014 Factsheets

The 2014 factsheets are now available:

  • Smoking behaviour among schoolchildren in Ireland. download (457KB)
  • Drunkenness among schoolchildren in Ireland. download (424KB)
  • Dieting behaviour among schoolchildren in Ireland. download (427KB)‌
  • Exercise among schoolchildren in Ireland. download (435KB)
  • Sexual behaviour among schoolchildren in Ireland. download (464KB)

Previous Survey Factsheets

Factsheets from previous HBSC surveys can be downloaded from the table below:

Title
Survey Year  
Smoking behaviour among school children in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Family structure of schoolchildren in Ireland.  2010 2006 2002
Injuries among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Classmate relationships among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Alcohol use and drunkenness among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Dieting behaviour of schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Oral hygiene of schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Bullying among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Bullying others among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Cannabis use among schoolchildren in Ireland.  2010 2006 2002
Relationship with fathers among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Relationship with mothers among schoolchildren in Ireland 2010 2006 2002
Food poverty among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Health perceptions among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
School perceptions among schoolchildren in Ireland 2010 2006 2002
Emotional well-being among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Exercise among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006 2002
Fruit consumption among schoolchildren in Ireland 2010 2006   
Vegetable consumption among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006  
Electronic communication among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010 2006   
 Sexual behaviour among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010      
 Active travel among schoolchildren in Ireland. 2010     

Factsheets from the 2006 and 2002 study are also available in Irish. If you could like a copy of the Irish version please email: hbscnuigalway.ie

 


International Factsheets

The HBSC International Network have also produced a number of factsheet which can be found on the International Factsheets page or on the HBSC International Website  

 


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