Resources on Aging

Centers on the Demography of Aging

The following (P-30) Centers on the Demography of Aging were established with funding from the National Institute on Aging (NIA). The University of Michigan maintains a Centers Metapage.

Aging-Related Data Sources

  • ALP: American Life Panel
  • CCRDC: California Census Research Data Center
  • ELSA: English Longitudinal Survey of Ageing
  • Health ABC Study
  • HRS/AHEAD: Health and Retirement Study/Asset and Health Dynamics Among the Oldest Old (Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan)
  • ICPSR: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (University of Michigan)
  • IFLS: Indonesian Family Life Survey
  • JSTAR: Japanese Study of Aging and Retirement
  • LASI: Longitudinal Aging Study in India
  • LSOA: Longitudinal Study of Aging
  • MHAS: Mexican Health and Aging Study
  • MIDUS: Midlife in the United States
  • NACDA: National Archive on Computerized Data on Aging
  • National Vital Statistics System
  • NHANES: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
  • NHATS: National Health & Aging Trends Study
  • NHCS: National Health Care Survey
  • NHIS: National Health Interview Survey
  • NHIS-D: National Health Interview Survey on Disability
  • NLTCS: National Long Term Care Survey
  • NPHA: National Poll on Healthy Aging
  • NSHAP: National Social Life, Health, and Aging Project
  • PSID: Panel Study of Income Dynamics (Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan)
  • SAGE: Study on Global Ageing and Adult Health
  • SHARE: Survey of Health, Aging and Retirement in Europe
  • TILDA: The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing
  • U.S. Bureau of the Census
  • U.S. Mortality Estimates and Projections, University of California at Berkeley
  • WHAS: Women’s Health & Aging Study
  • Women's Health Initiative
  • WLS: Wisconsin Longitudinal Study