Researcher Contribution: Validated Measures of Childhood Socio-Economic Status

The financial capital, social capital, and human capital variables are coded so higher numbers reflect higher capital, and the cSES index is coded so higher numbers reflect higher SES in childhood. Additional methodological information is available in the documentation.

HRS Researcher Contributions are provided by fellow researchers interested in sharing their work. Interested researchers are encouraged to contribute their own datasets by submitting them via electronic mail to HRS User Support. HRS does not produce these files and thus can not support them, nor be responsible for their content or use. They are provided here as a service to the research community. This product can be downloaded from the HRS Public File Download Area.


Latest ReleaseMay 2018 (Ver 1.0)
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