The dataset I wish to analyze is restricted. What do I have to do to get the data?

Information on how to obtain restricted data can be found on the study home page. When you click the "Access Restricted Data" button, you will find instructions for accessing and preparing the restricted data application.

Before you begin filling out the paperwork, you should know the following:

ICPSR does not discourage the use of restricted data. In fact, we've put a lot of effort into building systems that make these data available to researchers. We are, however, very serious about protecting respondent confidentiality and ensuring that sensitive data are used appropriately.