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Thank you for your interest in Health and Retirement Study (HRS) Public Release data files. Once you have registered as a user of this site, Public Release files may be downloaded to your computer from our private server at the University of Michigan Survey Research Center.

The data and documentation files at this site are provided for your convenience by the staff of the Health and Retirement Study. While HRS staff make every effort to ensure the accuracy of the data and documentation at this site, users are reminded that errors may be present, even in files that have been thoroughly cleaned. The Health and Retirement Study will make reasonable efforts via electronic mail and/or announcements on our public Web site to notify registered users of data file changes.

By registering for access to HRS Public Release data, the User agrees to all of the following:

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