Study on Global Ageing and Adult Health: Ghana, Baseline (Wave 0), 2002-2004
Investigators: World Health Organization
Publication Date: March 23, 2016
About This Product
The World Health Organization (WHO)'s Multi-Country Studies unit developed the Study on Global AGEing and Adult Health (SAGE) as part of a Longitudinal Survey Program to compile comprehensive longitudinal information on the health and well being of older adult populations.
The primary objectives of the SAGE survey program are:
Additional objectives include:
The SAGE study collects data on respondents ages 18 years and older, with an emphasis on individuals ages 50 years and older, from nationally representative samples in six countries: China, Ghana, India, Mexico, Russian Federation, and South Africa. The baseline cohort (Wave 0) was created during the 2002-2004 round of the World Health Survey (WHS).
- 883 variables
- 3,938 subjects
- Raw Data, SPSS and SAS Program Statements and Portable Files, Instruments
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