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Wave 5

DOI:10.6103/SHARE.w5.800

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

 

Release: 8.0.0

Date: 10th  February 2022

 

Citation:

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

Börsch-Supan, A. (2022). Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) Wave 5. Release version: 8.0.0. SHARE-ERIC. Data set. DOI: 10.6103/SHARE.w5.800


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

Please see chapter 9 of the SHARE Wave 5: Innovations & Methodology for further information on citation rules.

 

Introduction:

The fieldwork of the Fifth Wave of SHARE was completed in November 2013. The scientific release includes new items on social exclusion and new modules on early childhood conditions and computer utilization at work as well as an interviewer survey. The release also contains several modules with generated variables, including imputations and weights. The following countries collected data and are part of the scientific release:

Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, France, Israel, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Sweden, and Slovenia.

Fieldwork outcomes are published in the SHARE Wave 5 Compliance Profiles. The Release Guide 6.0.0 contains important information for data usage. Both documents can be downloaded below.

 

Further information:

SHARE Release Guide 8.0.0 (PDF)

Questionnaires Wave 5

Compliance Profiles – Wave 5

FAQs about the SHARE dataset

 

 

Please find information on old releases below:

 


Dataset


Release


Date


DOI


Wave 5
 


1.0.0

5.0.0

6.0.0

6.1.0

6.1.1

7.0.0

7.1.0


31st Mar 2015

10th May 2016

31st Mar 2017

29th March 2018

19thJune 2018

3rd April 2019

26th June 2020


10.6103/SHARE.w5.100

10.6103/SHARE.w5.500

10.6103/SHARE.w5.600

10.6103/SHARE.w5.610

10.6103/SHARE.w5.611

10.6103/SHARE.w5.700

10.6103/SHARE.w5.710