HEALTH BEHAVIOUR IN SCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN (HBSC) IRELAND

World Health Organization Collaborative Cross-National Study

The International Factsheets contain information about HBSC and the work of the network broken down into bite-size, easy to digest chunks, focussing on certain themes, accompanying particular publications or in response to particular public health campaigns. 

The Data Visualiations have been developed as a new way to share HBSC research.

International Factsheets

The HBSC Network:

 HBSC International Info FactsheetThis factsheet is intended to provide an overview of the network, its members, their interests and activities. download 

 

 

Research Areas:

The following factsheets are intended to provide an overview of some of the key findings and analysis from HBSC research and data.

Alcohol

Key findings - 2013/14 international survey
EnglishFrenchGermanRussian

Key findings - 2009/10 international survey
English, French, German, Russian

Bullying & Fighting

Key findings - 2013/14 international survey
EnglishFrenchGermanRussian

Key findings - 2009/10 international survey
English*

Bullying Victimisation

International trends from 2002-10
English*

Dietary Habits

Key findings - 2013/14 international survey
EnglishFrenchGermanRussian

Key findings - 2009/10 international survey 
English*

Gender

Key findings - 2009/10 international survey
English
Mental Health

Key findings - 2013/14 international survey
EnglishFrenchGermanRussian

Key findings - 2009/10 international survey
EnglishFrenchGermanRussian
Physical Activity

Key findings - 2013/14 international survey
EnglishFrenchGermanRussian

Key findings - 2009/10 international survey
EnglishFrenchGermanRussian
Sedentary Behaviour

Research briefing (2014)
English*

Sexual Health

Key findings - 2013/14 international survey
English,  Russian

Key findings - 2009/10 international survey
EnglishFrenchGermanRussian

Tobacco

Key findings - 2013/14 international survey
EnglishFrenchGermanRussian

Key findings - 2009/10 international survey
EnglishFrenchGermanRussian
World no tobacco day 2013 
English
World no tobacco day 2014 
English

Data Visualisations

These interactive visualisations, published between August 2014-15, offer new ways to engage with HBSC’s data and explore our key findings:

      • Daily physical activity       • Feeling low
      • Frequent bullying victimisation       • Negative body image
      • Perceived peer support       • Physical fights
      • Positive experiences of school       • Regular drunkenness
      • Sexual behaviour       • Sleep difficulties
      • Tobacco use       • Weekly physical activity