Teen Diet Survey

Scope and Content

Details of an MA study on the eating habits of pregnant teenagers, carried out by interview at different regional centres. The file contains outline of the work, detailed instructions to interviewers, information sheets for participants, and consent forms for both groups. There are two folders containing 49 completed anonymised surveys. The questionnaire is 8 pages long, and includes questions asking the participant to list in detail everything eaten or drunk the previous day, and to state how often she eats specific items of food.

Also included are seven tape cassettes, recordings of interviews for the project at Liverpool, Rochdale and Gloucester (3 cassettes not marked). These cassettes are UNAVAILABLE awaiting preservation as at Aug 2008.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fragile - Please do not produce the cassettes in the Reading Room until conserved.