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

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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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: https://doi.org/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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Copyright

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Time period(s) investigated

2008 — 2011

Geographic spread

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

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

Data contains personal data

No

Funding

Funding agency: German Federal Ministry for Education and Research

Funding agency: US National Institute on Aging

Funding agency: European Union

Published: 2015-05-15
Last updated: 2020-09-23