Principal Investigator(s): Shanas, Ethel
Summary: This data collection contains the results of a survey of the aged in the United States in 1962. The study gathered information on the health, economic status, living arrangements, and family relationships of persons aged 65 years and older. The emphasis of the survey was on the general physical capacity of older people, the relationship of physical capacity to economic conditions, employment and retirement patterns, housing, and family and social relationships. The survey was designed to produce... (view full summary)
Persistent URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07687.v1
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