Harmonized KLoSA

Harmonized Korean Longitudinal Study of Aging is an easy-to-use version of data from two waves of the Korean Longitudinal Study of Aging (KLoSA) with a set of harmonized variables suitable for cross-country analysis. Using the RAND HRS as a model, Harmonized KLoSA defines variables as identically as possible with the RAND HRS to allow users to compare variables with all other Harmonized data sets. Documentation for each variable in Harmonized KLoSA, including a description of its creation, the KLoSA variables used, and descriptive statistics, is detailed in the Harmonized KLoSA codebook.

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Section A: Demographics, Identifiers, and Weights Section A: Demographics, Identifiers, and Weights of Harmonized KLoSA
Section B: Health Section B: Health of Harmonized KLoSA
Section C: Health Care Utilization and Insurance Section C: Health Care Utilization and Insurance of Harmonized KLoSA
Section D: Cognition Section D: Cognition of Harmonized KLoSA
Section E: Financial and Housing Wealth Section E: Financial and Housing Wealth of Harmonized KLoSA
Section F: Income and Consumption Section F: Income and Consumption of Harmonized KLoSA
Section G: Family Structure Section G: Family Structure of Harmonized KLoSA
Section H: Employment History Section H: Employment History of Harmonized KLoSA
Section I. Retirement Plans, Expectations Section I. Retirement Plans, Expectations of Harmonized KLoSA
Section J: Pension Section J: Pension of Harmonized KLoSA
Section K: Physical Measures Section K: Physical Measures of Harmonized KLoSA
Section L: Assistance and Caregiving Section L: Assistance and Caregiving of Harmonized KLoSA
Section M: Stress Section M: Stress of Harmonized KLoSA
Section O: End of Life Planning Section O: End of Life Planning of Harmonized KLoSA