October 10, 2017The new UAS Comprehensive File is out. It merges the data from a number core surveys in the UAS that are repeated every two years and is a great start when exploring the UAS data. Read more about it here.
September 20, 2017The UAS Health and Retirement Study (HRS) Wave 2 data are now publicly available. Learn more about the UAS HRS in general or about the UAS HRS Wave 2.
September 11, 2017We would love to hear what you think of the new site. Just give us your feedback (opens in a new window).
August 29, 2017Note: Per September 1, 2017 the UAS weighting procedures have been updated. Read the new procedures here. The previous procedures can be found here. Data sets with weights based on the earlier procedures are available on request by email at email@example.com.
August 14, 2017-All data sets are now available again for download (if not under embargo). -Search function is now available again through the 'Search' option in the top menu.
August 1, 2017The UderStanding America Study data pages got A New Look! We have revamped our site to make it easier to learn about the UAS and use our data. Please do let us know what you think and also don't hesitate to contact us if you have any problems (e.g. logging in).
Some changes to note:
- Online data previews and variable listings are now based on cleaned data.
- All available resources can be found under 'About | Resources'.
- The UAS Election data files are available in one single location under 'Data | Election 2016'