2019

Költő, A., Gavin, A., Kelly, C. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2019). Health behaviour in school-aged children: Short report on sun and ultraviolet light-related behaviours.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway (embargoed)

Watters, C.R., Gavin, A., Kelly, C. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2019). Health behaviour in school-aged children: Short report on Traveller mental health and wellbeing. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway (embargoed)

2018

Költő, A. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2018). Attraction and love in schoolchildren in Ireland - Pilot. Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. download (372KB)

Költő, A. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2018). HBSC Ireland 2014: self-reported height in 8 to 18 years old schoolchildren in Ireland based on the 2014 data from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Dr Carly Cheevers, Department of Public Health, HSE, Tullamore. download (417KB)

Költő, A., Harrington, A., Kavanagh, A., Tyrrell, L. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2018). New questions for the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study in Ireland: Pilot 2018. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway.  download (1262KB) doi: 10.13025/S83G9N

2017

Burke, L. & Gavin, A. (2017). HBSC Ireland 2014: young people's drinking in the North Dublin area. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Louise McCulloch, North Dublin Regional Drugs Task Force. ‌ ‌download (826KB)

Burke, L. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2017). HBSC Ireland 2014: Dún Laoghaire/Rathdown. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Aoife Dowling, All-Island Research Observatory. ‌  download (818KB)

Gavin, A. & Keane, E. (2017). HBSC Ireland 2014: club participation and physical activity. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Dr Aoife Lane, Waterford Institute of Technology.  download (374KB) 

Perry, C., Keane, E. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2017). HBSC Ireland 2014: alcohol and cannabis use in school-children in Ireland (updated). Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Deirdre Mongan, HRB. download (522KB)

2016

Callaghan, M., Keane, E. & Molcho, M. (2016). HBSC Ireland 2014: young carers in the 2014 HBSC study. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. ‌download (269KB)

Gavin, A. & Keane, E. (2016). HBSC Ireland 2014: tobacco use among 15 to 17 year olds. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Keisha Taylor, TobaccoFree Research Institute. download (441KB)

Gavin, A., Keane, E. & Molcho, M. (2016). HBSC Ireland 2014: physical activity and club participation. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Aoife Lane, Waterford Institute of Technology. download (339KB)

Keane, E., Callaghan, M. & Molcho, M. (2016).  HBSC Ireland 2014:  trends in soft drink consumption in Irish schoolchildren from 1998 to 2014. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Institute of Public Health in Ireland. download (539KB)

Keane, E. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2016). HBSC Ireland 2014:  description of the child developed 'Does your family play with you?' question asked in HBSC Ireland 2014 study.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Department of Children and Youth Affairs. download (433KB)

Keane, E., Perry, C. & Molcho, M. (2016). HBSC Ireland 2014: health and risk behaviour among school children in Donegal. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for the Donegal Children and Young People's Services. download (333KB)

Perry, C., Keane, E. & Molcho, M. (2016). HBSC Ireland 2014: injuries among schoolchildren in Ireland in 2010 and 2014. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Jude Cosgrove, Institute of Public Health in Ireland. download (721KB)

Perry, C., Keane, E., Callaghan, M. & Molcho, M. (2016). HBSC Ireland 2014: traveller children's health and lifestyle compared to all other children in Ireland. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway.  download (485KB)

2015

Callaghan, M., Kelly, C., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2015).  HBSC Ireland 2010: School Characteristics, Policy and Context in Ireland: HBSC Ireland Post-Primary Schools. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway.  download (501KB)

2013

Burke, L., Gavin, A., Courtney, L., Nic Gabhainn, S. & Kelly, C. (2013). HBSC Ireland 2010: Sexual bahaviour of 15-17 year olds in the Mid-west region and in care. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for the Red Ribbon project. download (181KB)

Callaghan, M., Kelly, C., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2103). HBSC Ireland: preliminary analysis of the HBSC School level questionnaire. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway.  download (4KB) 

Courtney, L., Gavin, A., Gajewski, J., Molcho, M., Nic Gabhainn, S. & Kelly, C. (2013). HBSC Ireland 2010: school experiences among children in care. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway.  download (402KB) 

Gajewski, J. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2013). HBSC Ireland 2010: health and risk behaviour among children in Kilkenny compared to the Irish children in other parts of the country. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway.  download (414KB)

Gajewski, J. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2013). HBSC Ireland 2010: health and risk behaviour among children in Waterford compared to the Irish children in other parts of the country. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway.  download (453KB)

Gajewski, J. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2013). HBSC Ireland 2010: socio-economic variations in tobacco smoking among school-aged children in Ireland: 2002, 2006 and 2010.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Helen McAvoy, Institute of Public Health.  download (464KB)

Sullivan, L. & Molcho, M. (2013). HBSC Ireland 2010: emotional and physical symptoms and bullying.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for Hugh Magee, Department of Health. download (141KB)

Sullivan, L. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2013). HBSC Ireland 2010: comparison figures for schoolchildren in County Carlow with the rest of the HBSC survey.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway.  Short report for the Children's Services Committee in Carlow. download (203KB) 

2012 

Callaghan, M., Gavin, A. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012). HBSC Ireland 2010: tobacco use among schoolchildren in Ireland 2010, 2006, 2002 and 1998.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway.  Short report to the Health Research Board. download (344KB)

Callaghan, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012). HBSC Ireland 2010: nutritional behaviours among schoolchildren in Ireland 2010. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to Department of Children and Youth Affairs for the National Strategy for Research and Data on Children's Lives 2011-2016.  download (2.1MB)

Clarke, N., Kelly, C., Molcho, M., & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012). HBSC Ireland 2010: workshop to access young people’s opinions of the findings of the 2010 Health Behaviour of School-aged Children (HBSC) Survey. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report. download (150KB)

Clarke, N., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012). HBSC Ireland 2010: alcohol consumption and cannabis use among schoolchildren in Ireland. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the Health Research Board.  download (163KB)

Clarke, N. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012).  HBSC Ireland 2010: body image among Irish children.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the Department of Children and Youth Affairs. download (400KB)

Clarke, N. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012).  HBSC Ireland 2010: health and risk behaviour among children in Donegal.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the Donegal Children's Services Committee. download (149KB)

Gavin, A. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012). HBSC Ireland 2010: tobacco use among schoolchildren in Ireland.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the National Cancer Control Programme. download (108KB)

Sullivan, L. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012). HBSC Ireland 2010: physical activity, active travel and exercise among schoolchildren in Ireland 2010.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to Department of Children and Youth Affairs for the National Strategy for Research and Data on Children's Lives 2011-2016. download (801KB)

2009

Doyle, P., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2009). HBSC Ireland 2006: age related patterns in alcohol consumption and cannabis use among Irish children between 1998-2006.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the Health Research Board. download (64KB)

Doyle, P. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2009). HBSC Ireland 2006: self-reported health among children for the Travelling Community. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for UCD.  download (90KB)

2008

Brennan, G. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2008). HBSC Ireland 2006: child well-being in South County Dublin.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to Mary O'Brein of Gamma Ltd. and Maria Donohue of the South Dublin County Council. download (99KB)

Brennan, G. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2008). HBSC Ireland 2006: physical activity patterns by age and gender.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to Dr Niamh Murphy, Waterford Institute of Technology. download ( 70KB) 

Gavin, A., De Roiste, A. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2008). HBSC Ireland 2006: age related patterns in alcohol consumption among Irish children.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the National Youth Council of Ireland, Dublin. download (66KB)  

Gavin, A., De Roiste, A. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2008). HBSC Ireland 2006urban and rural patterns in alcohol consumption among Irish children.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the National Youth Council of Ireland, Dublin. download (50KB)

Gavin, A., Kelly, C., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn,S. (2008). HBSC Ireland 2006: child well-being in Dublin City.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report for the Dublin City Children’s Services Committee. download (361KB) 

Molcho, M., Gavin, A. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2008) HBSC Ireland 2006: cannabis and volatile substance use between 1998-2006.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the Health Research Board. download (49KB) 

Nic Gabhainn, S. (2008). HBSC Ireland 2006: smoking behaviour between 1998-2006.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the Population Health Directorate, Health Services Executive. download (44KB) 

Nic Gabhainn,S., Molcho, M. and Kelly, C. (2008). HBSC Ireland 2006: frequency of smoking behaviour in middle childhood and adolescence.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the Office of Tobacco Control, Ireland. download (35KB ) 

2007

Molcho, M., Kelly, C. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2007). HBSC Ireland 2006: smoking behaviour among Irish schoolchildren.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the Office of Tobacco Control, Ireland. download (74KB)

Nic Gabhainn, S., Molcho, M., Gallois, A. & Kelly, C. (2007). HBSC Ireland 2006: bullying and disability among Irish schoolchildren.  Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the National Disability Authority, Ireland. download (56KB)

2005 

Bourke, H. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2005). HBSC Ireland 2002: Tobacco, alcohol and drugs among 15-17 year olds: comparisons across the western region. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. A short report to the Public Health Department of the HSE Western Region. download (192KB) 

Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2005). HBSC Ireland 2002: The health behaviour of school-aged children in the South Western Area Health Board. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the Health Promotion Department of the South Western Area Health Board. download (368KB)

Nic Gabhainn, S. & Bourke, H. (2005). HBSC Ireland 2002: contribution to the national set of well-being indicators for children, 2005. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. A short report to the National Children's Office, Department of Health and Children, Dublin. download (176KB) 

Nic Gabhainn, S., Bourke, H. & Molcho, M. (2005).  HBSC Ireland 2002: Data on community involvement and perceptions from HBSC Ireland 2002. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway.  A short report to the National Children's Office, Department of Health and Children, Dublin. download (292KB)

2004

Nic Gabhainn, S. (2004). HBSC Ireland 2002: Bullying others and being bullied among schoolchildren in the North West of Ireland. Galway: Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway. Short report to the Health Promotion Department of the NWHB. download (46KB)