COVID-19 reports

The ELSA team have produced reports using the COVID-19 Substudy data from the first wave of data collection, which took place in June-July 2020 and also the second wave of data collection, which took place in November-December 2020. 

 

The reports cover the economic, health and social domains of ELSA and are available to download along with the methodological report via the links below.

 

Wave 2 reports (November-December 2020 data collection)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wave 1 reports (June-July 2020 data collection)

The effect of the pandemic on expected retirement resources

9th June 2021
Differences in subjective and objective social isolation and subjective loneliness before and during the COVID-19 pandemic
 
Multimorbidity, access to services and diagnosis of new health conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic

18th June 2021

 
Financial consequences of the coronavirus pandemic for
older people
30th September 2020
The experience of older people instructed to shield or self-isolate during the COVID-19 pandemic
30th September 2020 (updated 13th October 2020) 
The experience of older people
with multimorbidity during the
COVID-19 pandemic
30th September 2020
Changes in older people’s experiences of providing care and of volunteering during the COVID-19 pandemic
30th September 2020

Methodological report 

Adapting fieldwork during the COVID-19 outbreak
A methodological overview of the ELSA COVID-19 Substudy 
30th September 2020