|What's Available (Public)||A comprehensive listing of HRS Public and Sensitive Health data products.
|Access to Public Data
|Register and download data products from these categories.
|Sensitive Health Data||The Health and Retirement Study strives to provide high quality data without compromising respondent confidentiality. Since respondent health data records contain particularly sensitive information, such data products are released to researchers who qualify for access only through a supplemental registration system.|
|Restricted Data||HRS Restricted data files contain sensitive respondent information. They are only available under terms of a formal agreement negotiated between the researcher and HRS. Go to the Restricted Data Overview page for an explanation of the application process. You may also wish to review the list of restricted data products and the application materials.|
|Genetic Data||The Genome Wide Association Study (GWAS) is a publicly-available resource for genetic research in the behavioral and health sciences.|
|Family Data||Resources for Analysis of Family Data: Reference materials pertaining to HRS data content related to family issues. Includes direct links to questionnaire areas, codebook content and bibliographic materials, as well as other relevant material.|
|Redistribution||Third Party Redistribution Policy: Information for organizations interested in redistributing or archiving HRS data products.|