RAND HRS

The RAND HRS Data file is a cleaned and easy-to-use version of data from eleven waves of the Health and Retirement Study data. It includes five entry cohorts: (1) the original 1992 Health and Retirement Study (HRS) cohort; (2) the 1993 Study of Assets and Health Dynamics (AHEAD) cohort; the (3) Children of Depression and (4) War Baby cohorts entering in 1998; and (5) the Early Baby Boomer cohort entering in 2004.

Survey modules (10)
name description
Demographics, Identifiers and Weights Demographics, Identifiers and Weights in the RAND HRS Study
Health Health in the RAND HRS Study
Financial and Housing Wealth Financial and Housing Wealth in the RAND HRS Study
Income Income in the RAND HRS Study
Social Security Social Security in the RAND HRS Study
Pension Pension in the RAND HRS Study
Health Insurance Health Insurance in the RAND HRS Study
Family Structure Family Structure in the RAND HRS Study
Retirement Plans, Expectations Retirement Plans, Expectations in the RAND HRS Study
Employment History Employment History in the RAND HRS Study