Table 2

Next Generation youth survey domains and constructs

DomainConstructsAge group
1. Cultural/community/family engagement
  1. Identity

  2. Practices

  3. Knowledge

  4. Family connection

  5. Community connection

10–15
16–24
Parent/carer
2. Social determinants of health
  1. Education

  2. Employment

  3. Financial stressors/security

  4. Driver license

  5. Housing

  6. Racism/discrimination

  7. Interaction with police/justice

10–15 (education only)
16–24
Parent/carer
3. Physical health and injury
  1. Adolescent health conditions

  2. Injuries

  3. Sleep

  4. Physical activity/sedentary behaviour

  5. Diet

10–15 (questions on health conditions to be completed by parent/carer)
16–24
Parent/carer
4. Mental health
  1. Psychological distress

  2. Self-harm

  3. Resilience

  4. Bullying

  5. Support systems/access to health services

10–15
16–24
Parent/carer
5. Sexual and reproductive health
  1. Puberty

  2. Sexual identity

  3. Sexual activity

  4. Sexually transmitted infections/diseases

  5. Contraception

  6. Pregnancy

  7. Parenting

  8. Access to health services

10–15 (only asked about puberty)
16–24
6. Tobacco, alcohol and drugs
  1. Initiation

  2. Frequency

  3. Amount consumed

  4. Attitudes

10–15 (only tobacco and alcohol)
16–24