This online tutorial consists of 10 short videos introducing the design, samples, available variables, and data sets of the German Family Panel pairfam, as well as explanations of codes for missing values, data access, and available documentation.
What is pairfam?
What is the pairfam study, and who, when, how, and what exactly is surveyed as part of the study? Presentation and script
Sample description and panel maintenance
Sampling of anchor and alteri respondents, incentives and panel maintenance measures to ensure panel participation. Presentation and script
Sample development and response rates
Sample development, response and attrition rates of anchor and alteri respondents, including the DemoDiff and Step-up subsamples. Presentation and script
Overview of the data sets included in the pairfam Scientific Use File available to the scientific community. Presentation and script