The 1958 National Child Development Study (NCDS) assessed their cohort members (CMs) during the study’s age 37 sweep using the Basic Literacy and Numeracy Skills measure.
Details on this measure (devised by the Adult Literacy and Basic Skills Unit and the National Foundation for Educational Research), as well as details on the data collected from the CMs, are outlined in the table below.
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- Overview of all cognitive measures in NCDS
- Overview of childhood cognitive measures across all studies
This page is part of CLOSER’s ‘A guide to the cognitive measures in five British birth cohort studies’.