Available data

The data and associated documentation for Wave 0 (i.e. HSE) and Waves 1, 2, 3 and 4 are all available on the Economic and Social Data Service.

The table below shows which data files are available at the archive.

PD: denotes prospective datasets (i.e. those that we plan to deposit in the future).
N/A: normally denotes that this data is not applicable to that particular wave.

File   W0   W1   W2   W3   W4   W5   W6
             
Core data   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes
             
Nurse data   Yes   N/A   Yes   N/A   Yes   N/A   Yes
             
Index file   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   PD
             
Life history data   N/A   N/A   N/A   Yes   N/A   N/A   N/A
             
Ryff self completion data   N/A   N/A   N/A   Yes   N/A   N/A   N/A
             
Household grid   N/A   PD   PD   PD   PD   PD   PD
             
Telephone interview data (with non-responders)   N/A   N/A   N/A   PD   PD   PD   PD
             
End of life interview data   N/A   N/A   PD   PD   PD   N/A   Yes
             
Derived variables   N/A   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes
             
Financial derived variables   N/A   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes
             
Pension wealth derived variables   N/A   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   PD
             
Pension grid   N/A   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes
             
Mortgage data   N/A   N/A   Yes   N/A   N/A   N/A   N/A
             
Mortgage grid   N/A   N/A   N/A   Yes   PD   PD   PD
             
Technical report   N/A   Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes   PD   PD

 

Please contact Nina Rogers if you are interested in accessing the genetic data.

Information on all currently archived and forthcoming ELSA derived variables can be found on the UK data service.

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