Northern Ireland Young Life and Times Survey

Download the data

The raw data for each year of the survey are available as SPSS portable files. In order to save space and time, you can down download these files in zip format. After downloading the file, you will need to unzip it using suitable software, for example, WINZIP.

To download a file, click on the link with the right hand mouse button (PC users only), which will allow you to save the file to disk. For example, Netscape users should select the 'Save Link As ...' option.

The technical notes are also available in PDF format, and should be used along with the SPSS files.

All work that uses or refers to the Young Life and Times Survey should acknowledge it using the appropriate bibliographic citation. To view the citation for each year, please click on the word 'citation' below.

NEW A new teaching dataset has been created, which collates data from 10 years of Young Life and Times. This has been specifically developed, designed to be used on courses teaching quantitative statistical analysis in the social sciences.

YLT is a freely available resource for anyone interested in attitudes of young people in Northern Ireland. There is no charge to use the statistics or data available on this website. However, we are always interested in how the findings are used, and so would be very grateful if you would let us know how you have used them. In particular, copies or links to reports or articles are very welcome. Our contact details are available in the Helpline section.

     
Data for 2016: YLT 2016 data - zip format (210KB) Citation
     
Data for 2015: YLT 2015 data - zip format (157KB) Citation
     
Data for 2014: YLT 2014 data - zip format (504KB) Citation
     
KE project 2013 Dataset for ESRC Knowledge Exchange project with Brook NI (125KB)
     
Data for 2013: YLT 2013 data - zip format (584KB) Citation
     
Data for 2012: YLT 2012 data - zip format (100KB) Citation
     
Data for 2011: YLT 2011 data - zip format (124KB) Citation
     
Data for 2010: YLT 2010 data - zip format (152KB) Citation
     
Data for 2009: YLT 2009 data - zip format (77 KB) Citation
     
Data for 2008: YLT 2008 data - zip format (105 KB) Citation
     
Data for 2007: YLT 2007 data - zip format (40 KB) Citation
     
Data for 2006: YLT 2006 data - zip format (73 KB) Citation
     
Data for 2005: YLT 2005 data - zip format (46 KB) Citation
     
Data for 2004: YLT 2004 data - zip format (58 KB) (revised 10 March 2010) Citation
     
Data for 2003: YLT 2003 data - zip format (47 KB) Citation
     
Data for 2000: YLT 2000 data - zip format (9 KB) - Please note that this data file does not contain data for the Welfare Reform module. If you would like to use this data, please fill in a feedback form or contact the Helpline.

Citation

     
Data for 1999: YLT 1999 data - zip format (29 KB)

Citation

     
Data for 1998: YLT 1998 data - zip format (30 KB)

Citation

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