SHARE Release Guides

SHARE Release Guides

Release Guides contains general information on the SHARE database like naming of variables, missing code scheme, merging modules and/or waves as well as wave-specific information like important questionnaire innovations, methodological advancements and new procedures introduced between waves.


Release Guide of the regular panel waves of SHARE
(Waves 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8):

Release Guide of the SHARE Corona Survey:


For the documentation of SHARE accompanying datasets, please click here.

For earlier Release Guides, please click here.