Routine Activities


Routine Activities


The Routine Activities instrument was drawn from Osgood's Unstructured Routine Activities instrument to ascertain the frequency with which the subject engaged in various activities during his/her free time.

WAVE 2: The Routine Activities instrument (PDF 5.5MG) was administered to subjects in Cohorts 9, 12, 15, and 18 with Cohorts 9, 12, and 15 receiving additional questions regarding employment.

WAVE 3: The Routine Activities instrument (PDF 2.6MG) was administered to subjects in Cohorts 6, 9, and 12.


Osgood, Wilson, O'Malley, Bachman, & Johnston (1995). Routine activities and individual deviant behavior. American Sociological Review.

Related Internet Resources

Osgood, et. al. cited article at JSTOR

PHDCN Administration

Shaded boxes indicate that the measure is not available for a given wave/cohort.

Wave Cohort
0 3 6 9 12 15 18

Related Studies