SHARE – Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe - Wave 3

This study is part of the collection SHARE - Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe

This data description has been automatically migrated from SHARE ERIC, Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA) to SND’s research data catalogue. The level of documentation may therefore differ from other data descriptions in the catalogue.

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA)

Axel Börsch-Supan - Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA)

Description:

SHARE - Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe - is a multidisciplinary and cross-national panel database. It provides micro data on health, socio-economic status and social and family networks of thousands individuals aged 50 or over and their (younger) partners.

Copyright © Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) 2012

When using data from this dataset, please cite the dataset as follows:
Börsch-Supan, A. (2019). Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) Wave 3 – SHARELIFE. Release version: 7.0.0. SHARE-ERIC. Data set. DOI: 10.6103/SHARE.w3.700

Please also cite the following publications in addition to the SHARE acknowledgement:
- Börsch-Supan, A., M. Brandt, K. Hank and M. Schröder (Eds). (2011). The individual and the welfare state. Life histories in Europe. Heidelberg: Springer.
- Schröder, M. (2011). Retrospective data collection in the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe. SHARELIFE methodology. Mannheim: Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging (MEA).
- Börsch-Supan, A., Brandt, M., Hun

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Responsible department/unit:

SHARE ERIC, Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA)

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA)

Axel Börsch-Supan - Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA)

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0149

DOI: 10.6103/SHARE.w3.700

Alternative title:

SHARELIFE

Description:

SHARE - Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe - is a multidisciplinary and cross-national panel database. It provides micro data on health, socio-economic status and social and family networks of thousands individuals aged 50 or over and their (younger) partners.

Copyright © Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) 2012

When using data from this dataset, please cite the dataset as follows:
Börsch-Supan, A. (2019). Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) Wave 3 – SHARELIFE. Release version: 7.0.0. SHARE-ERIC. Data set. DOI: 10.6103/SHARE.w3.700

Please also cite the following publications in addition to the SHARE acknowledgement:
- Börsch-Supan, A., M. Brandt, K. Hank and M. Schröder (Eds). (2011). The individual and the welfare state. Life histories in Europe. Heidelberg: Springer.
- Schröder, M. (2011). Retrospective data collection in the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe. SHARELIFE methodology. Mannheim: Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging (MEA).
- Börsch-Supan, A., Brandt, M., Hun

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Time period(s) investigated:

2008 — 2011

Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Sweden, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Denmark, Greece, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, Belgium, France, Czech Republic, Poland, Ireland

Geographic description: 14 European countries

Lowest geographic unit:

Country

Highest geographic unit:

Country

Unit of analysis:

Population:

Individuals aged 50 years or over and their (younger) partners having their regular domicile in the respective SHARE country

Sampling procedure:

Probability: Simple random

Funding:

European Union

US National Institute on Aging

German Federal Ministry for Education and Research

Published: 2015-05-15