Restricted Cross-Wave Industry-Occupation File Updated

April 1, 2016

Restricted Cross-Wave Industry-Occupation File Updated.

An updated version of the Cross-Wave Industry-Occupation file is now available. The file now contains detailed respondent-level industry and occupation information for interviewing years 1992 through 2014. It covers the following years: HRS cohort (1992—2014); CODA cohort (1998—2014), War Baby cohort (1998—2014), Early Boomers (2004—2014); Mid Boomers (2010—2014).

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.

If you find any problems with the data, please report them to us via the Help Desk, or by e-mail to