Year 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2015 2016
Wave 1 2 3 4 5 6 CheckPoint 7
Age 3-19 months 2-3 years 4-5 years 6-7 years 8-9 years 10-11 years 11-12 years 12-13 years
Community involvement
(e.g. groups or clubs (e.g. scouts); sport (including
coaching or lessons); art, music or performance
lessons; religious services; etc.)
Life satisfaction S:ISCWeB 1
Self-esteem P:AQoL-8D P
Psychosocial health S:PedsQL-4.0
Quality of life S:PedsQL-4.0

Featured measurements

AQoL-8D: Assessment of Quality of Life - 8D
CHU9D: Child Health Utility 9D
ISCWeB: International Survey of Children's Well-Being Project questionnaire
L4L: Language for Learning derived
LEAP: Live, Eat and Play Study derived
LSAC: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children derived
PedsQL-4.0: Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory – 4.0 Generic Core Scales
PedsQL-W: Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory – General Well-Being Scale


1 ISCWeB: Brief Multidimensional Student Life Satisfaction Scale (5 items) and Overall Life Satisfaction (1 item) questions only
2 Age appropriate (adult or child) CHU9D was used


A = Administration report abstraction
C = Index child report (reporting on others)
L = Linkage (to other databases)
M = Medical records data abstraction
O = Observation/direct assessment
N = Nurse report
P = Parent/primary caregiver report
Pe = Peer report
S = Self report
T = Teacher report
X = Undefined
X BF = Pertaining to biological father
X BM = Pertaining to biological mother
C = Pertaining to index child
X F = Pertaining to father
X Fam = Pertaining to family
X G = Pertaining to grandparent(s)
X M = Pertaining to mother
X P = Pertaining to parent(s)
X Pa = Pertaining to partner
X Pe = Pertaining to peers
X Pr = Pertaining to primary caregiver
X Si = Pertaining to sibling(s)