Year 2010-13 2010-13 2010-13 2010-14 2011-14 2011-14 2011-14 2011-14 2012-14 2012-15 2014-16 2020-21

*During COVID-19

Wave 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Age 1st and 2nd trimester 3rd trimester Birth/
perinatal
4 weeks 3 months 6 months 9 months 12 months 18 months 2 years Preschool
4 years
Primary school
7-9 yrs
Animal exposure P:NCS / TIHS / ALSPAC / IPMSSG  /LSAC /PARSIFAL /MoBa/ DNBC 1 P:SDV P:SDV
Childcare P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV
Smoke exposure P:TIHS/NCS 1 P:TIHS/NCS 1 P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV
Environmental exposures –
Infant care
P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV
Environmental toxins P:NCCLS
P:ALSPAC / DNBC 
1
P:NCS
P:NCS/ALSPAC/
TIHS
1
P:SDV
P:NCCLS
P:ALSPAC / DNBC 
1
P:NCS
P:NCS/ALSPAC/
TIHS
1
P:NCCLS
P:ALSPAC / DNBC
1
P:NCS
P:NCS/ALSPAC/
TIHS
1
  P:SDV
P:NCS/ALSPAC/
TIHS
1

P:TIHS / PCHS / CSIRO / CAWCR / NCS / NSLAH 1

P:NCS/ALSPAC/
TIHS
1

P:SDV

P:NCS/ALSPAC/
TIHS
1

P:SDV
P:NCS
P:ALSPAC / DNBC
1
P:SDV
P:NCS
P:NCS/ALSPAC/
TIHS
1
P:ALSPAC / DNBC 1
P:SDV
P:NCS/SDV11
Hygiene practices P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV
Characteristics of home
environment
    P:SDV P:SDV P:SDV   P:SDV
Smoking (before and
during pregnancy)
P:TIHS/NCS 1 P:TIHS/NCS 1          
Caffeine (before and
during pregnancy)
P:NCS M P:NCS M          
Alcohol (before and
during pregnancy)
P:ALSPAC/NCS/
TIHS M
1
P:ALSPAC/NCS/
TIHS M
1
         

Featured measurements

ALSPAC: Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children derived
CAWCR: Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research report derived
CSIRO: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation derived
DNBC: Danish National Birth Cohort derived
IPMSSG: International Paediatric Multiple Sclerosis Study Group derived
LSAC: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children derived
MoBa: Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study derived
NCCLS: Northern California Childhood Leukemia Study derived
NCS: National Children's Study derived
NSLAH: National Survey of Lead and Allergens in Housing
PARSIFAL: Prevention of Allergy Risk factors for Sensitization In children related to Farming and Anthroposophic Lifestyle Study derived
PCHS: Peel Child Health Study derived
SDV: Study Devised Variable
TIHS: Tasmanian Infant Health Survey derived

Notes

1 Questions adapted from a combination of items from these studies

Legend

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)