Cross-National Equivalent File

Who we are

The Cross-National Equivalent File is a user package of equivalently defined variables for 9 general population household panel surveys. Our aim is to provide researchers with access to harmonized, cross-national data at a reasonable cost.

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What we do

The CNEF Team simplifies the process of cross-national household analysis. Our high-quality data are user friendly and allow for researches of all experience levels to perform analyses. Through our work with CHRR, we now offer all data online.

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CNEF Says:

Data Transparency Project
December 2, 2020

Introduction of our new 'Data Transparency' subproject as well as where it can be found on our website.

Our new home online.
November 19, 2020

As of today, 11/19/2020, all web traffic from our old website will now be routed to here, our new home for the Cross-National Equivalent file project.

Update of the SHP File
October 20, 2020

The newest release of the Swiss Household Panel, prepared by FORS, is now available to the users of Cross-National Equivalent File. CNEF-Investigator hosts the data, and we're preparing supplementary materials for it.

Interested in our data?
Fill out the application to access the CNEF data. Our team will reach out soon. In the meantime, take a look at the "Partner Policies" page. A little legwork goes a long way.
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