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The HRS 2012 Core Final Release (Version 1.0) contains data from all of the sections of the 2012 Core questionnaire, including physical measures, blood pressure and psychosocial data, but does not include results of blood tests. Those assay results will be released separately.

N: 20,554 (R) ; 14,316 (HH) Field Dates: Apr 2012 – Apr 2013 Response Rate: NA Latest Release: Dec 2014 (Final V1.0)
Entry Cohort Info:
HRS: R born 1931-1941;
AHEAD: R born 1923 or earlier;
CODA (Children of Depression): R born 1924-1930;
WB (War Baby): R born 1942-1947;
EBB (Early Boomers): R born 1948-1953;
MBB (Mid Boomers): R born 1954-1959
Basic Information:
Online Questionnaire Data Description Codebook Modules


(2014-12-16)    HRS 2012 Core (Final Release, Version 1.0): Corrections made to HH level files

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