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SHARE-ERIC – Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe

A European interdisciplinary, interview-based survey on health, ageing and retirement that aims, among other things, to enhance understanding of the consequences of the ageing population. The Swedish node is SHARE-S at Umeå University.

SHARE-ERIC is an interdisciplinary longitudinal interview-based survey of health, ageing and retirement, carried out seven times and covering a total of 140 000 individuals aged 50 years or older. In the latest wave, 28 countries took part. Sweden has participated since the start in 2004 and has been a member of the consortium since 2014. The Swedish node is part of the infrastructure CORS.

PubliSHED ON 18 October 2018

UpDATED ON 23 November 2018

This infrastructure is funded by the Swedish Research Council.