HEALTH BEHAVIOUR IN SCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN (HBSC) IRELAND

World Health Organization Collaborative Cross-National Study

International Reports containing HBSC Ireland data are listed alphabetically by author within year of publication: 

2020

World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. (‎2020)‎. Spotlight on adolescent health and well-being. Findings from the 2017/2018 Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (‎HBSC)‎ survey in Europe and Canada. International report. Summary. World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. download  

World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. (‎2020)‎. Spotlight on adolescent health and well-being. Findings from the 2017/2018 Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (‎HBSC)‎ survey in Europe and Canada. International report. Volume 1. Key findings. World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. download

World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. (‎2020)‎. Spotlight on adolescent health and well-being. Findings from the 2017/2018 Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (‎HBSC)‎ survey in Europe and Canada. International report. Volume 2. Key data. World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. download

2019

Scott, E., Whitehead, R., Aleman-Diaz, A.Y., & Weber, M. (2019). Adolescent health and development in the WHO Europen Region: Can we do better? Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe, 2019.  download

Shah, R., Hagell, A. & Cheung, R. (2019). International comparisons of health and wellbeing in adolescence and early adulthood. London: Nuffield Trust. download

UNESCO. (2019). Behind the numbers: ending school violence and bullying. Paris: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, 2019. download

2018

European Institute for Gender Equality. (2018). Gender equality and youth: opportunities and risks of digitalisation. Brussels: Council of the European Union, 2018. download

Inchley, J., Currie, D., Vieno, A., Torsheim, T., Ferreira-Borges, C., Weber, M.M., Barnekow, V. & Breda, J. (Eds.) (2018). Adolescent alcohol-related behaviours: trends and inequalities in the WHO European Region, 2002-2014. Observations from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) WHO collaborative cross-national study. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe, 2018. download.

Ketting, E. & Ivanova, O. (2018). Sexuality education in Europe and Central Asia. State of the art and recent developments: an overview of 25 countries. Cologne: Federal Centre for Health Education BZgA. download.

Ketting, E. & Ivanova, O. (2018). Sexuality education in the WHO European Region. Ireland. Cologne: Federal Centre for Health Education BZgA. download.

Ketting, E. & Ivanova, O. (2018). Sexuality education in the WHO European Region. Regional overview of the status of sexuality education in 25 countries of the WHO European Region. Cologne: Federal Centre for Health Education BZgA. download.

Richardson, D. & Fen Hiu, C. (2018). Developing a global indicator on bullying of school-aged children.  Innocenti Working Paper WP-2018-11.  Florence: UNICEF Office of Research. download.

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. (2018). European health report 2018: more than numbers - evidence for all. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe, 2018. download

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. (2018). Physical activity factsheets for the 28 European Union Member States of the WHO European Region. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe, 2018.  download

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. (2018). Situation of child and adolescent health in Europe. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe, 2018.  download

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. (2018). The health and well-being of men in the WHO European Region: better health through a gender approach. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe, 2018. download.

2017

UNICEF Office of Research (2017). ‘Building the Future: Children and the Sustainable Development Goals in Rich Countries’, Innocenti Report Card 14, Florence: UNICEF Office of Research.  download.

United Nations Children’s Fund. (2017). A Familiar Face: Violence in the lives of children and adolescents. New York: UNICEF. download

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. (2017). Adolescent obesity and related behaviours: trends and inequalities in the WHO European Region, 2002–2014. Observations from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) WHO collaborative cross-national study. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe, 2017. download.

2016

Elgar, F.J. & Currie, C. (2016). Early-life Exposure to Income Inequality and Adolescent Health and Well-being: Evidence from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children Study, Innocenti Working Paper No.2016-07. Florence: UNICEF Office of Research. download.

Inchley, J., Currie, D., Young, T., Samdal, O., Torsheim, T., Augustson, L., Mathison, F., Aleman-Diaz, A., Molcho, M., Weber, M. & Barnekow, V. (eds). (2016).  Growing up unequal: gender and socioeconomic differences in young people's health and well-being. Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study: international report from the 2013/2014 survey. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe, 2016. download.

OECD. (2016). How's life in Ireland? Paris: OECD. download

OECD/EU. (2016). Health at a Glance: Europe 2016 – State of Health in the EU Cycle. Paris: OECD. download

UNICEF Office of Research (2016). Fairness for Children: A league table of inequality in child well-being in rich countries, Innocenti Report Card 13. Florence: UNICEF Office of Research. download

Walsh, S. D., Bruckauf, Z. & Gaspar, T. (2016). Adolescents at risk. Psychosomatic health complaints, low life satisfaction, excessive sugar consumption and their relationship with cumulative risks. Innocenti Working Paper No.2016-13. Florence: UNICEF Office of Research. download

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. (2016). Physical activity strategy for the WHO European Region 2016-2025. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download from the WHO Europe website

2015

OECD (2015). How's life? 2015: Measuring Well-being. Paris: OECD. download

2014

World Health Organization. (2014). Health for the World's Adolescents: a second chance in the second decade. Geneva: WHO. download from the WHO website 

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. (2014). Realizing our vision: report of the Regional Director on the work of WHO in the European Region in 2012–2013. Denmark: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download from the WHO Europe website

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. (2014). Regional Committee for Europe 64th Session: Investing in children the European child and adolescent health strategy 2015-2020. Denmark: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download from the WHO Europe website

2013

Bradshaw, J., Martorano, B., Natal, L. & de Neubourg, C. (2013). Children's Subjective Well-being in Rich Countries. Working Paper 2013-03. Florence: UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre. download (910KB)

Molcho, M. (2013). The development and use of a set of children’s well-being indicators in Ireland. In: V. Barnekow, B. Bruun Jensen, C. Currie, A. Dyson, N. Eisenstadt and Edward Melhuish (Eds.) Improving the lives of children and young people: case studies from Europe. Volume 2. Childhood. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download from the WHO/Europe website 

Martorano, B., de Neubourg, C., Natal, L. & Bradshaw, J. (2013). Child Well-being in Economically Rich Countries: changes in the first decade.  Working Paper 2013-02. Florence: UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre. download (893KB)

Martorano, B., Natal, L., de Neubourg, C. & Bradshaw, J. (2013). Child Well-being in Advanced Economics in the Late 2000's. Working Paper 2013-01. Florence: UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre. download (989KB)

UCL Institute of Health Equity. (2013). Review of social determinants and the health divide in the WHO European Region: final report. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download from the WHO/Europe website

UNICEF Office of Research (2013). Child Well-being in Rich Countries: A comparative overview. Innocenti Report Card 11. Florence: UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre. download (1.28MB)

UNICEF Office of Research (2013). Child Well-being in Rich Countries: A comparative overview. Ireland. Innocenti Report Card 11. Florence: UNICEF Office of Research. download (382KB)

World Health Organization (2013). Country profiles on Nutrition, physical activity and obesity in the 28 European Union Member States of the WHO European Region. Methodology and Summary. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download from the WHO/Europe website

World Health Organization (2013). Country profiles on Nutrition, physical activity and obesity in the 53 WHO European Region Member States. Methodology and Summary. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download from the WHO/Europe website

World Health Organization (2013). Nutrition, physical activity and obesity Ireland. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download from the WHO/Europe website

2012

Currie, C., Zanotti, C., Morgan, A., Currie, D., de Looze, M., Roberts, C., Samdal, O., Smith, O. & Barnekow, V. (eds). (2012).Social determinants of health and well-being among young people. Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study: international report from the 2009/2010 survey. Copenhagen, WHO Regional Offce for Europe, 2012 (Health Policy for Children and Adolescents, No. 6). download from the WHO/Europe website  

2011

TÁRKI (2011): Child well-being in the European Union – Better monitoring instruments for better policies. Report prepared for the State Secretariat for Social Inclusion of the Ministry of Public Administration and Justice, Budapest. download (2967KB)

2010

UNICEF, (2010). ’The Children Left Behind: A league table of inequality in child well-being in the world’s rich countries’. Innocenti Report Card 9. Florence: UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre. download (753KB) 

World Health Organization (2010). WHO/HBSC Forum 2009. Socio-environmentally determined health inequities among children and adolescents. Summary of outcomes, background papers and country case studies. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download (1489KB)

2009

Boonen, A., de Vries, N., de Ruiter, S., Bowker, S. & Buijs, G. (2009). HEPS Guidelines. The Netherlands: NIGZ. download

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 (HBSC) Survey, 2006. Cardiff, Edinburgh, Galway, Hertfordshire.  download (3.1 MB) 

Mladovsky, P., Allin, S., Masseria, C., Hernandez-Quevedo, C., McDaid, D. & Mossialos, E. (2009). Health in the European Union: Trends and Analysis. Copenhagen: World Health Organisation / European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies. download (3,24MB) 

Molcho, M., Bjarnason, T., Cristini, F., Gaspar de Matos, M., Koller, T., Moreno, C., Nic Gabhainn, S. & Santinello, M. (2009). Foreign-born children in Europe: an overview from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study. Brussels: International Organisation for Migration. download (628KB) 

WHO (2009). A snapshot of the health of young people in Europe. Copenhagen: World Health Organization (European Office). download (5.49MB) 

2008

Currie, C., Nic Gabhainn, S., Godeau, E., Roberts, C., Smith, R., Currie, D., Pickett, W., Richter, M., Morgan, A. & Barnekow, V. (eds.) (2008). Inequalities in young people's health: HBSC international report from the 2005/2006 Survey. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. (Health Policy for Children and Adolescents, No. 5). download from the WHO website 

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (2008). Statistical Bulletin 2008. Lisbon: EMCDDA. download from http://www.emcdda.europa.eu/stats08 

World Health Organization (2008). Social cohesion for mental well-being among adolescents. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe.  download from the WHO website

2007

Bradshaw, J., Hoelscher, P. & Richardson, D. (2007). Comparing Child Well-being in OECD Countries: Concepts and Methods. Innocenti Working Paper No. 2006-03. Florence: UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre. download (770KB) 

Child poverty in perspective: An overview of child well-being in rich countries, Innocenti Report Card 7, 2007. Florence: UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre. download (1.52MB) 

Orkenyi, A., Zakarias, I., Varnai, D., Kokonyei, G. & Nemeth, A. (2007). Resilience: the art of adjustment. Budapest: European Commission and the National Institute of Child Health. download (1.53MB) 

2006

Anderson, P. & Baumberg, B. (2006). Alcohol in Europe. London: Institute of Alcohol Studies. download

Margo, J., Dixon, M., Pearce, N. & Reed, H. (2006). Freedoms orphans: raising youth in a changing world. London: Institute for Public Policy Research. download (55KB) 

WHO/HBSC Forum (2006). Addressing the socioeconomic determinants of healthy eating habits and physical activity levels among adolescents. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download (1.64MB) 

2005

World Health Organization (2005). The European Health Report 2005: Public health action for healthier children and populations. Copenhagen: WHO. download (1.5MB) 

2004

Currie, C., Roberts, C., Morgan, A., Smith, R., Settertobulte, W., Samdal, O. & Barnekow-Rasmussen, V. (Eds.) (2004). Young People's Health in Context. International Report from the 2001/2002 Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study. WHO Policy Series: Health Policy for Children and Adolescents, No.4. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download (6.07MB) 

2001

Settertobulte, W., Bruun Jensen, B. & Hurrelman, K. (2001). Drinking among Young Europeans. WHO Policy Series: Health Policy for Children and Adolescents. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download (323KB) 

2000

Currie, C., Hurrelmann, K., Settertobulte, W., Smith, R. & Todd, J. (Eds.) (2000). Health and health behaviour among young people. International Report from the 1997/1998 Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study. WHO Policy Series: Health Policy for Children and Adolescents Issue 1. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download (1.47MB) 

1999

Kolip, P. & Schmidt, H. (1999). Gender and Health in Adolescence. WHO Policy Series: Health Policy for Children and Adolescents. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe. download (390KB)

U.S.Department of Education and Justice. (1999). 1999 Annual Report on School Safety. Washington,DC: U.S.Department of Education and Justice. download (4KB)