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Diverging mental health after Brexit: evidence from a longitudinal survey

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This study analyses the changes in mental health in the UK that occurred as a result of the 2016 referendum on UK membership of the EU (Brexit). Using the Household Longitudinal Study, we compare the levels of self-reported mental distress, mental functioning and life satisfaction be-fore and after the referendum. A linear fixed effects analysis revealed an overall decrease in mental health post-referendum with higher levels of mental distress, and a decline in the SF-12 Mental Component Summ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-8986-5566
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Nuffield College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-8398-8859
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
St Hilda's College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-5490-9576
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Name:
Economic and Social Research Council
Grant:
ES/T008415/1
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Name:
National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Social Science and Medicine More from this journal
Volume:
302
Article number:
114993
Place of publication:
England
Publication date:
2022-04-28
Acceptance date:
2022-04-22
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-5347
ISSN:
0277-9536
Pmid:
35512610
Language:
English
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Subtype:
Review
Pubs id:
1259641
Local pid:
pubs:1259641
Deposit date:
2023-04-21

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