Cross-Wave Social Security Weights (Version 1.1 - Restricted)

February 11, 2016

The Cross-Wave Social Security Weights (Version 1.1) data set, previously released to the public but subsequently withdrawn, is now available as a restricted data file.

The Cross-Wave Social Security Weights data set consists of three respondent-level, cross-sectional files, each containing one set of SS weights: 1992 (n=12651), 1998 (n=22879), and 2004 (n=21820).

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 hrsquestions@umich.edu.