Report

Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey -- Release 4.0

M WOODEN, N Watson, S FREIDIN, A GOODE, B HEADEY, P AGIUS

Jahrbucher fur Nationalokonomie und Statistik | Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research | Published : 2006

Abstract

This paper provides a brief summary of the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey, a nationally representative household panel survey. It describes the survey's key design features, provides an overview of its content, and reports on response rates and sample sizes. It also highlights a few examples of research utilising the data, discusses two challenges currently facing the study, and provides details on how to access the data.