Cross-Wave Child Proximity

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This release contains proximity measures for HRS family respondents and children and step-children for 2004, 2006 and 2008. The proximity measures contained in this data set are calculated for those cases where the child lives more than 10 miles from the family respondent.

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Latest Release
May 2010 (Final V1.0)
13,514 (2004); 12,513 (2006); 11,813 (2008)
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

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