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This is Wave 1 of the original HRS Study, re-packaged in standard HRS format.

N: 12,652 Field Dates: Apr 1992 – Mar 1993 Response Rate: 81.70% Latest Release: Sep 2004 (Final V2.0)
Entry Cohort Info:
HRS: Original R born between 1931-41
Basic Information:
Online Questionnaire Data Description Codebook Modules


(2005-11-21)    1992 HRS (Final Release, Version 2.0): Miscoded data in V504 in Health.DA
(2001-10-24)    Documentation of Person Numbers for 1992 and HRS 1994 Obsolete (1992)
(1997-09-25)    Confusing labels for N53 (V6301) to N54 (V6303)
(1997-09-15)    EMPLOYER.DA: Analyzing Date Information
(1996-08-27)    V2814 (F22) top code
(1996-07-30)    What are the values for the range card codes?
(1996-02-14)    Frequencies for G16B (V3423)
(1996-02-14)    V4901 (K1) Inap Code
(1995-12-20)    Section D. Concepts of Merging
(1995-12-20)    Section 4a-1. Data Files Outline
(1995-12-20)    Section 6. Data Description

Important Links:
Tracker File CodebookOnline ConcordanceRestricted Dataset Merge Cross-ReferenceHRS 1992 Imputations CodebookHRS Public File Download Area