Utilization for Americans' Changing Lives: Waves I, II, III, IV, and V, 1986, 1989, 1994, 2002, and 2011

By default, the reports below show utilization for the last 12 months. To view a different range, please enter dates below.

Please note that this study was first released on 2007-03-23, and that our current reporting model only goes back three years (from today's date).

General Information

Unique Sessions

Data &
Any Datasets/Files 1129 = 388 741


The numbers above are counts of unique sessions, not counts of how many files were downloaded. I.e., a value of 12 implies that users downloaded 1 or more files from the study as part of 12 discrete sessions/visits in this time period.

Please note that the numbers above do not include distribution of restricted-use or public-use data that are not web downloadable. E.g., data distributed on CD-ROM.

Unique Users

Faculty Grad.
Undergrads Univ.
Other Anon.
Any Datasets/Files 870 = 73 143 34 10 26 584


All numbers in the table above are the number of unique users who downloaded one or more files from this study/dataset in the time period specified.

"Anon. Downloads" refers to users who download anonymously. Users who browse/download documentation files (only) are not required to login; some of our topical archives do not require login.

Please note that the numbers above do not include distribution of restricted-use or public-use data that are not web downloadable. E.g., data distributed on CD-ROM.

Downloads by Member Institutions

This study was downloaded by users at 104 institutions during the time period specified.

  • Auburn University at Auburn
  • Ball State University
  • Baylor University
  • Boston College
  • Brigham Young University
  • California State University at Chico
  • California State University at Fresno
  • California State University at Fullerton
  • California State University at Northridge
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Claremont Colleges
  • Clark University
  • Cleveland State University
  • College of Wooster
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell College
  • Cornell University
  • Creighton University
  • Dartmouth College
  • Doshisha University
  • Duke University
  • Emory University
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam
  • Florida A&M University
  • Florida State University
  • Fordham University
  • Georgetown University
  • Georgia State University
  • Harvard University
  • Howard University
  • Hunter College
  • Illinois State University at Normal
  • Kent State University
  • Lehigh University
  • London School of Economics
  • Louisiana State University
  • Michigan State University
  • Morgan State University
  • Mount Saint Marys University
  • National Chengchi University
  • New York University
  • North Carolina State University
  • Ohio State University
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Purdue University
  • Rice University
  • Santa Clara University
  • State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Swiss Foundation for Research in the Social Sciences (FORS)
  • Temple University
  • Texas A&M University
  • Texas State University at San Marcos
  • The American University
  • The Brookings Institution
  • The Rand Corporation
  • Universita Commerciale L. Bocconi
  • University of Akron
  • University of Arizona
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of California at Santa Barbara
  • University of Central Florida
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Denver
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Kansas
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Maine at Orono
  • University of Massachusetts at Boston
  • University of Massachusetts at Lowell
  • University of Miami
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Nebraska at Lincoln
  • University of Nevada at Las Vegas
  • University of New Hampshire
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • University of North Texas
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of South Florida
  • University of Texas at Dallas
  • University of Texas at San Antonio
  • University of Tilburg
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Virginia
  • University of Washington
  • University of Waterloo
  • University of Western Ontario
  • University of Wisconsin at Madison
  • University of Wyoming
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Washington and Lee University
  • Western Kentucky University
  • Williams College
  • Wittenberg University
  • Yale University


Institutions are only listed when users from that institution authenticated/logged in. Non-authenticated members constitute a large portion of our users and are represented in the Unique Users/Unique Sessions tables, but not in the Downloads by Member Institutions table.

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