2016 HRS Core

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The HRS 2016 Core Final Release (Version 2.0) contains data from each of the seven HRS sub-samples (HRS, AHEAD, CODA, WAR BABY, EARLY BABY BOOMER, MIDDLE BABY BOOMER and LATE BABY BOOMER) for all of the sections of the 2016 Core questionnaire, including physical measures, blood pressure and psychosocial data but does not include results of blood tests. Those assay results will be released separately.

Product Details

Latest Release
Dec 2019 (Final V2.0)
20,912 (R); 15,023 (HH)
Entry Cohort Info

HRS: R born 1931-1941;
AHEAD: R born 1923 or earlier;
CODA (Children of Depression): R born 1924-1930;
WB (War Baby): R born 1942-1947;
EBB: R born 1948-1953;
MBB: R born 1954-1959;
LBB: R born 1960-1965

Field Dates

Apr 2016 - Apr 2018

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