The data from the study are analysed in real time and results are made available each week.



Covid-19 response & stressors


Psychological response


Psychological response


Psychological response & fear of Covid-19


Psychological response, fresh air & worries about others

WEEK 16-17

Psychological response, relationships & financial consequences

WEEK 22-23

Psychological response & planned changes to life after COVID-19

WEEK 28-29

Psychological response & confidence in government and essential services

WEEK 34-35

Psychological response, social distancing &

financial consequences 

WEEK 40-43

Psychological response, compliance & testing


Exercise & social behaviours


Psychological response


Psychological response, control & concerns


Psychological response & meaning in life


Psychological response, lockdown experiences & health behaviours

WEEK 18-19

Psychological response, understanding of rules & healthcare

WEEK 24-25

Psychological response, leaving home & life differences

WEEK 30-31

Psychological response, 

sense of control & understanding of the rules

WEEK 36-37

Psychological response, others' compliance & mental health changes


In-depth psychological response


Psychological response, exercise & social behaviours


Psychological response


Psychological response, happiness, boredom & future


Psychological response,

trust & ethnicity

WEEK 20-21

Psychological response, discrimination & community closeness

WEEK 26-27

Psychological response, vaccine attitudes & vaccine intentions

WEEK 32-33

Psychological response, 

gender, ethnicity, education & long-term conditions

WEEK 38-39

Psychological response, social support & knowledge of COVID-19


Mental health in Europe
Loneliness, worries, anxiety, and precautionary behaviours in response to the COVID-19 pandemic: a longitudinal analysis of 200,000 Western and Northern Europeans
Social relationships & depression
Social relationships and depression during the COVID-19 lockdown: longitudinal analysis of the COVID-19 social study
Mental health service use
Rates and predictors of uptake of formal and informal mental health support during the COVID-19 pandemic: an analysis of 26,740 adults in the UK in lockdown
Smoking and vaccine uptake
Negative vaccine attitudes and intentions to vaccinate against Covid-19 in relation to smoking status: a population survey of UK adults
Mental health of freelancers
Socioeconomic adversities experienced by creative freelancers in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic: A qualitative study
Mental health in older adults
“It makes you realise your own mortality.” A qualitative study on mental health of older adults in the UK during COVID-19
Gambling during lockdown
Predictors and patterns of gambling behaviour across the COVID-19 lockdown: findings from a UK cohort study
Coping with mental illness
Impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the mental health and wellbeing of adults with mental health conditions in the UK: A qualitative interview study
Mental health in long-term conditions
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health and well-being of people living with a long-term physical health condition: a qualitative study
Mental health of health workers
The psychosocial impact on frontline health and social care professionals in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic: a qualitative interview study
Eating behaviours in lockdown
Trajectories of eating behavior during COVID-19 lockdown: Longitudinal analyses of 22,374 adults in the UK
Trait predictors of compliance
Do predictors of adherence to pandemic guidelines change over time? A panel study of 21,000 UK adults during the COVID-19 pandemic
Coping and mental health
Association of coping strategies with mental health trajectories during the first twenty-one weeks of COVID-19 lockdown
Arts engagement in lockdown
Predictors and impact of arts engagement during the COVID-19 pandemic: analyses of data from 19,384 adults in the COVID-19 Social Study
Vaccine attitudes
Varying predictors of compliance
Drinking behaviours in lockdown
Drinking behaviours in lockdown
Predictors of empathy
Empathy and its associations with sociodemographic and personality characteristics in a large UK population sample
Coping strategies
How have people been coping during the COVID-19 pandemic? Patterns and predictors of coping strategies amongst 26,580 UK adults
Time use & mental health
Time use & mental health
The Cummings Effect
Happiness and compliance
Are Happier People More Compliant? Global Evidence From Three Large-Scale Surveys During Covid-19 Lockdowns
Abuse, self-harm and suicide
Abuse, self-harm and suicidal ideation in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic
Depression in vulnerable groups
Adversities by socio-economic position
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health
Predictors of COVID-19 volunteering
Adversities and sleep quality
Are adversities and worries during the COVID-19 pandemic related to sleep quality? Longitudinal analyses of 45,000 UK adults
Trajectories of depression and anxiety during enforced isolation due to COVID-19: longitudinal analy
Trajectories of depression and anxiety during enforced isolation due to COVID-19: longitudinal analyses of 59,318 adults in the UK with and without diagnosed mental illness
Loneliness trajectories
Loneliness during a strict lockdown: Trajectories and predictors during the COVID-19 pandemic in 38,217 United Kingdom adults
Who is lonely in lockdown?
Cross-cohort analyses of predictors of loneliness before and during the COVID-19 pandemic
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