2006 HRS Exit

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For the convenience of researchers who wish to compare 2006 questions with previous versions, each item in the 2006 questionnaire displays the 2000 Surveycraft question number and short label as well as the 2006 Blaise fieldname. In addition, the HRS 2006 codebook variable descriptions contain links to corresponding HRS 2000 and HRS 2002 variables.

Product Details

Latest Release
Oct 2008 (Final V1.0)
Entry Cohort Info

HRS: Original R born 1931-1941;
AHEAD: Original R born in 1923 or earlier;
CODA (Children of Depression): Original R born 1924-1930;
WB (War Baby): Original R born 1942-1947;
EBB (Early Boomers): Original R born 1948-1953

Field Dates

Mar 2006 - Feb 2007

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