About the Measure

Domains Mental health and wellbeing
Key stages Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5
Subscales Physical well-being; Psychological well-being; Moods and emotions; Self-perception; Autonomy; Parent relations and home life; Social support and peers; School environment; Social acceptance (bullying); Financial resource
Description A multidimensional measure of children's subjective health and wellbeing which can be completed by a parent.
Example Thinking about the last week… has your child felt fit and well?
Link http://www.kidscreen.org/english/questionnaires/kidscreen-52-long-version/

Implementation details

No. of items 52
Format Likert
Respondent Parent
Scoring Standardised
Time 0
Age 8-18
Cost single purchase 50 euros
Cost per child -

Psychometric details

UK norms Yes
Cronbach's α .76-.86
Test retest Not reported
Inter-rater reliability Self report, ICC > .40
EFA Not reported
CFA RMSEA=.78; NNFI=.953; CFI=.957
Criterion validity Not reported
Construct validity Not reported
Concurrent validity Not reported
Predictive validity Not reported
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling Not reported
References Robitail, S., Simeoni, M. C., Erhart, M., Ravens-Sieberer, U., Bruil, J., Auquier, P., & Group, E. K. (2006). Validation of the European proxy KIDSCREEN-52 pilot test health-related quality of life questionnaire: first results. Journal of Adolescent Health, 39(4), 596 e1-596 e10. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2006.01.009