Module: Men's Life and Times

This page lists the questions asked within the Men's Life and Times module, and for which years. Clicking on the year printed after every question will bring you to the results for that year. Publications and further information on Men's Life and Times can be found on the Men's Life and Times Resources page.

MANEARN: Should earning money be the priority for men? 2000 2004

NOTIME: Do workplaces expect so that men can't get enough time with their families? 2000 2004

LONGHOUR: Do fathers work so much that it damages family life? 2000 2004

MENWLONG: Does society expect men to work longer hours than women? 2004

INVCHLDN: Does society expect fathers to be less involved than mothers in the upbringing of their children? 2004

PATLEAVE: Should men have the right to paid paternity leave? 2000

IMP2WKPL: Should men be entitled to two weeks' paternity leave? 2004

PAY2WKPL: Should men be entitled to two weeks' paternity leave at full pay? 2004

NOPLEMP: Do employers put pressure on men not to take their paternity leave? 2004

NOPLSTAY: Will men not take paternity leave as they do not want to stay at home with their new baby? 2004

NOPLAFRD: Can many families not afford for fathers to take paternity leave unless it is at full pay? 2004

NOPLPROB: Do men not ask for paternity leave because they donít want to create problems at work? 2004

CLINFATH: Should clinics provide advice to fathers on caring for a baby? 2000 2004

MENCARE: Can men care for children as well as women can? 2000 2004

DIVSTAY: Should children always stay with their mother after divorce? 2000

ADVCHILD: Do workplaces give unfair advantages to parents? 2000

CMINDER: Is a childminder an appropriate job for men and women? 2000 2004

FFIGHTER: Is a firefighter an appropriate job for men and women? 2000 2004

PTEACHER: Is a primary school teacher an appropriate job for men and women? 2000 2004

MIDWIFE: Is a midwife an appropriate job for men and women? 2000 2004

SOLDIER: Is a soldier in "front line" action an appropriate job for men and women? 2000 2004

STAYHOME: Is staying at home to look after children an appropriate job for men and women? 2000 2004

CLERGY: Is a priest or minister an appropriate job for men and women? 2000 2004

SECRETRY: Is a secretary an appropriate job for men and women? 2000 2004

WELLMAN: Is a well man clinic a good idea? 2000

USEWMAN: Would many men use a well man clinic? 2000

UUSEWMAN: Would you use a well man clinic? 2000

CLASSRES: Should schools have classes teaching boys and girls to respect each other? 2000 2004

VIOLBEH: Should there be courses for violent men who want to do something about their own behaviour? 2000

MENSTUP: Are men portrayed as being stupid on TV? 2000 2004

FEMMEN: Is feminism just about putting men down? 2000

FAMLAW: Does family law uphold the rights of women more than men? 2000 2004

WOMTRAD: Is it easier for women to take on male roles? 2000 2004

VIOLWMEN: Does violence by women against men happen more than people think? 2000 2004

HELPLINE: Should there be a helpline for men run by men? 2000 2004

MENRUNHL: Should a helpline like this be run by men only? 2004

USEHLINE: Would you be more likely to use a helpline just for men? 2000

COUNSMEN: Is there a need for special counselling services for men? 2000

MENSJOB: Should schools encourage girls to train for traditional male jobs? 2000 2004

WMENSJOB: Should schools encourage boys to train for traditional women's jobs? 2000 2004

BOYQUAL: Do boys think that getting qualifications is important? 2000

MENQUAL: Do men realise that they need qualifications to keep in work? 2000

QUALWORK: Are qualifications the most important thing to make progress in the world of work? 2004

MENSUPP: Do men need less emotional support than women? 2000 2004

MFAILURE: Do men fear failure more than women do? 2000 2004

MFEELING: Should men spend more time talking about their feelings? 2000 2004

MHEALTH: Is men's health taken seriously by health services? 2000 2004

CONWRONG: Is contraception wrong? 2000

MALEPILL: Is the male pill a good idea? 2000

TAKEPILL: Would most men not take the pill if it was available? 2000

WOMTRUST: Would most women trust men to take the pill? 2000

WCONTROL: Would most women prefer to be in control of their own contraception? 2000

GAYBISEX: Should gay and bisexual people not be discriminated against? 2000 2004

GAYRIGHT: Should a gay couple have the same rights as a heterosexual married couple? 2000 2004

HPIGNORE: Do men use health services less as they ignore minor problems? 2004

HPEMBARR: Do men use health services less as they feel embarrassed? 2004

HSGEARWM: Do men use health services less as they are more geared towards women patients? 2004

APPTTIME: Do men use health services less as they find it more difficult to get appointments that fit in with work? 2004

HPMEN: Which is the main reason that men donít seek help earlier? 2004

SEPCHLDN: What should usually happen to the children after a separation? 2004

DECCHLDN: After separation, should parents work out an arrangement between themselves about who the children should live with? 2004


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