Data Download

Main data files can be downloaded from For identification variables linking IHDS-I and IHDS-II you must register on this site and create an account. After this you will be sent an email confirming your subscription to which you will need to respond. Creation of an account will allow you to download the link files and any relevant documentation. Creating an account will also subscribe you to our IHDS emailer that will provide information on data release, conferences and recent publications/findings. Each email will contain a list to unsubscribe if you do not find these emails useful. We appreciate your support in completing basic demographic information for data users since such information is required by our funders and will be needed if we are conduct future rounds of IHDS survey.