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All-Ireland Traveller Health Study

All-Ireland Traveller Health Study

All-Ireland Traveller Health Study

Summary of Findings (PDF 9.4mb)

Alongside the executive summary above, this report is further broken into 3 technical reports and an appendix, which are available below. Because of their size, Technical Reports 2 and 3 are available in low-resolution format and are also broken into 4-part higher resolution versions.

Technical Report 1

Technical Report 1 features the findings of the Census of Traveller Population and a Quantitative Study of Health Status and Health Utilisation

Technical Report 1: Health Survey Findings (PDF 10mb)

Technical Report 2

Technical Report 2 reports on Demography and Vital Statistics including mortality and life expectancy data, an initial report of the Birth Cohort Study and a report on Travellers in Institutions. The Birth Cohort Study was a 1 year follow-up of all Traveller babies born on the island of Ireland between 14th October 2008 and 13th October 2009, with data collection up to 13th October 2010. Part D of Technical Report 2 is the Birth Cohort Study Follow Up and was published in September 2011.

Technical Report 2 – Parts A, B & C (PDF 12mb)

Demography & Vital Statistics: Part A of Technical Report 2 (PDF 5.3mb)

The Birth Cohort Study: Part B of Technical Report 2 (PDF 9.6mb)

Travellers in Institutions: Part C of Technical Report 2 (PDF 4.3mb)

Technical Report 2 Bibliography – Parts A, B & C (PDF 2.7mb)

The Birth Cohort Study Follow Up: Part D of Technical Report 2 (including bibliography) (PDF 7.1mb)

Technical Report 3

Technical Report 3 reports on Consultative Studies including qualitative studies based on focus groups and semi-structured interviews with Travellers and key discussants, and a survey of Health Service Providers

Technical Report 3 : Full Report (PDF 11.8mb)

Qualitative Studies: Part A of Technical Report 3 (PDF 4.2mb)

Health Service Provider Study: Part B of Technical Report 3 (PDF 5.4mb)

Discussion & Recommendations: Part C of Technical Report 3 (PDF 3.1mb)

Technical Report 3 Bibliography (PDF 2.6mb)

Appendix (Questionnaires)

Preamble Health Service Providers Questionnaire for the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland (PDF 75kb)

Questionnaire for the Republic of Ireland (PDF 326kb)

Questionnaire for Northern Ireland (PDF 140kb)