Timeline Group label Sweep Group Sweep Title Participant age Starts Ends Scale Provision, Receipt, Need? Topic(s) Focus Informant: Multiple rater? Reporting Term Question(s) Response scale Standard instrument? Notes Physical Health Measures
2021 BCS-1870 January 2021 January 2022 Hours spent giving care to partner Provision; Participant No Current

*Note: data for this sweep will be available in early 2024.

How many hours do you spend giving help to your partner because of a physical, mental, emotional or memory problem, in a typical week?

Types of help might include:
• Basic personal needs like dressing, eating or bathing
• Getting around the house e.g. climbing stairs or walking
• Taking the right amount of medication at the right time
• Dealing with personal affairs e.g. writing letters, managing money

If you help them less often than weekly please enter the average hours per week.

If unsure, enter your best estimate.

Range: 0..168


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