STUDY FEATURES
DATABASE Baseline Sample Size Start Year End Year Longitudinal International Minority Oversample(s) Anthropometric Measures Biospecimens
English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA) 12,100 2000 Pres X X X X
Epidemiology of Chronic Disease in the Oldest Old 1970-1979: 2,877 1980-1988: 3,113 1970 1988 X X
Established Populations for Epidemiologic Studies of the Elderly (EPESE) 14,458 1981 1993 X X X
German Socio-Economic Panel (GSOEP)—see also Cross National Equivalent Files (CNEF) above 20,000+ 1984 2011 X X
Health and Retirement Study (HRS) 22,000+ 1992 Pres X X X X
Health Conditions of Elderly Puerto Ricans (PREHCO) 5,336 2000 2006 X X X X
Human Mortality Database 37 countries 1751 Pres X X
Indonesian Family Life Survey (IFLS) 22,000-44,000 1993 2008 X X X X
International Database (IDB) 226 countries 1950 Pres X
Iowa 65+ Rural Health Study 3,673 1991 2001 X X X
Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR) 4,200 2007 X
Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA) 8,000+ 2009 Pres X X X X X
Korean Longitudinal Study of Aging (KLoSA) 10,000+ 2006 Pres X X
Longitudinal Aging Study in India (LASI) 1,500+ 2010 Pres X X X X
Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics (LEHD) 48 states or U.S. territories 1991 Pres X


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