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1989 Survey of Health and Living Status of the Elderly in Taiwan: Questionnaire and Survey Design

Publication Abstract

Hermalin, Albert, Jersey Liang, and Ming-cheng Chang. 1989. "1989 Survey of Health and Living Status of the Elderly in Taiwan: Questionnaire and Survey Design." Elderly in Asia Report No. 89-1. 12 1989.

The 1989 Survey of the Elderly in Taiwan was designed to provide benchmark data on the social, economic and physical well-being of the elderly aged 60+ in Taiwan. This publication includes the questionnaire (both Chinese and English versions), and a detailed description of the survey: overview of study design, sampling plan, field operations, response rates, sample characteristics, and interviewer instructions.

Country of focus: Taiwan.

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