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Wave 4

DOI:  10.6103/SHARE.w4.710

In order to access the data, please review the information here.

 

Release: 7.1.0

Date: 26th June 2020

 

Citation:

When using data from this dataset, please cite the dataset as follows:

Börsch-Supan, A. (2019). Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) Wave 4. Release version: 7.1.0. SHARE-ERIC. Data set. DOI: 10.6103/SHARE.w4.710

Please also cite the following publications in addition to the SHARE acknowledgement:

-          Börsch-Supan A., M. Brandt , H. Litwin and G. Weber (Eds). (2013). Active ageing and solidarity between generations in Europe: First results from SHARE after the economic crisis. Berlin: De Gruyter.

-          Malter, F., Börsch-Supan, A.(Eds.) (2013). SHARE Wave 4: Innovations & Methodology. Munich: MEA, Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy.

-          Börsch-Supan, A., Brandt, M., Hunkler, C., Kneip, T., Korbmacher, J., Malter, F., Schaan, B., Stuck, S., Zuber, S. (2013). Data Resource Profile: The Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE). International Journal of Epidemiology DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyt088.

 

Introduction:

In 2010, Estonia, Hungary, Portugal and Slovenia joined SHARE Wave 4, which is the third regular panel wave of the survey following the SHARELIFE life history questionnaire. The scientific use file has been released in November 2012, including a brand new social network module based on a name generator approach – making SHARE the very first international survey to provide social network information in a detailed and comparative way.

 

Further information:

SHARE Release Guide 1.0.0 of Wave 8 (PDF)

Questionnaires Wave 4

Compliance Profile Wave 4

FAQs about the SHARE dataset

 

Please find information on old releases below:

 


Dataset


Release


Date


DOI


Wave 4
 


1.1.1

5.0.0

6.0.0

6.1.0

6.1.1

7.0.0


28th Mar 2013

10th May 2016

31st Mar 2017

29th March 2018

19thJune 2018

3rd April 2019


10.6103/SHARE.w4.111

10.6103/SHARE.w4.500

10.6103/SHARE.w4.600

10.6103/SHARE.w4.610

10.6103/SHARE.w4.611

10.6103/SHARE.w4.700