HRS 1996 Exit (Final, Version 1)

September 26, 2003

The HRS 1996 Exit Final Release (Version 1) is now available. Included are all sections of the Exit interview. The HRS 1996 Exit Final Release contains data for 234 respondents. The data collection period for the 1996 interview was May 1996 through February 1997.

The dataset may be downloaded from the HRS Public File Download Area. Registration (free) is required for access.

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Note: Be sure to check the HRS File Merge Cross-Reference Table for up-to-date information on the restricted data merge status of this data set.