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    Documentation

    The following search provides access to various documents prepared by the study research team. All documents are available in Adobe PDF Format.

    User Agreement
    Prior to accessing MHAS public data, we request that the user register (free of charge) and agree to the following terms:
    •  User will not attempt to identify subjects/study participants
    •  User will not distribute his/her MHAS username and password
    •  User will not transfer MHAS public release data to a third party(-ies), with the exception of staff or students for whom
       said user is directly responsible
    •  User must properly credit MHAS for the use of any data and the link to the public data must be included as follows:

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        The MHAS (Mexican Health and Aging Study) is partly sponsored by the National Institutes of Health/National Institute
        on Aging (grant number NIH R01AG018016). Data files and documentation are public use and available at
        www.MHASweb.org.

        In References
        MHAS Mexican Health and Aging Study, ([insert year]). Data Files and Documentation (public use): Mexican Health and
        Aging Study, ([insert Product Name]). Retrieved from www.MHASweb.org on [insert date].


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    Available Documents Language 2001 2003 2012 2015
    Methodological Document English
    Methodological Document Spanish
    Coder Manual English  
    Coder Manual Spanish  
    Imputation of Economic Variables English  
    Interviewer Manual English  
    Interviewer Manual Spanish
    Interviewer Manual - Short Version English  
    Interviewer Manual - Short Version Spanish  
    Data File Codebook (by Section) English  
    Data File Contents (by Section)  English  
    Duration of Interviews - MHAS-ENASEM 2001 and 2003 English  
    Follow-Up Master File MHAS
    2001 – 2003/ 2001 - 2012
    English  
    Response Rates/Fieldwork Report English  
    Response Rates/Fieldwork Report Spanish  
    MHAS File Description English  
    MHAS File Description Spanish  
     

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    Questionnaire

    All documents are available in Adobe PDF Format.

    Available Questionnarie Language 2001 2003 2012
    Core Questionnaire English
    Core Questionnaire Spanish
    Proxy Questionnaire English
    Proxy Questionnaire Spanish
    Next of Kin Questionnaire for Deceased Respondents English
    Next of Kin Questionnaire for Deceased Respondents Spanish
    Comparisons of Questions 2001-2003 English

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    Data

    Data Registration is required to download the databases, which appear at the bottom of this screen after you make your selections. Click here to register or login.

    User Agreement
    Prior to accessing MHAS public data, we request that the user register (free of charge) and agree to the following terms:
    •  User will not attempt to identify subjects/study participants
    •  User will not distribute his/her MHAS username and password
    •  User will not transfer MHAS public release data to a third party(-ies), with the exception of staff or students for whom
       said user is directly responsible
    •  User must properly credit MHAS for the use of any data and the link to the public data must be included as follows:

        In Text
        The MHAS (Mexican Health and Aging Study) is partly sponsored by the National Institutes of Health/National Institute on
        Aging (grant number NIH R01AG018016). Data files and documentation are public use and available at
        www.MHASweb.org.

        In References
        MHAS, Mexican Health and Aging Study, ([insert year]). Data Files and Documentation (public use): Mexican Health and
        Aging Study, ([insert Product Name]). Retrieved from www.MHASweb.org on [insert date].

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    Available Data - Direct and Proxy Interviews
         Household Level
    2001 2003 2012
    Section PS/ENT - Cover Interview
    Household Roster
    Section B - Non-Resident Children
    Section G - Help and Children
    Section J - Housing
    Section K - Pension, Income and Assets
    Section SA - Demographics Widowed
    Net Worth
    Individual Level
    Section A - Demographics
    Section A - Demographics New Person
    Section C - Health
    Section D - Health Care Services
    Section E - Cognition
    Section PC - Proxy Cognition
    Section F - Parents and Help to Parents
    Section H - Function and Help
    Section I - Employment
    Major Events
    Section L - Anthropometrics/Biomarkers
    Income
    Master Follow-up File
    Available Data - Next-of-Kin Interview
    Household Level
    Section SG - Help and Children
    Section SJ - Housing
    Individual Level
    Section SA - Demographics
    Section SB - Temporary Living Arrangements
    Section SC - Health
    Section SD - Health Care Services
    Section SE - Cognition
    Section SH - Function and Help
    Section SI - Employment



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