Questionnaires & supporting documentation
All questionnaires, user guides, and related documentation.
Frequently asked questions about the PSID.
PSID training videos
Videos providing an introduction to the PSID including study terminology and content.
Tutorials and PSID in the classroom
Choose from a growing list of video and written tutorials on creating and using PSID data.
File structure
A description of the file structure of the PSID including examples of how to merge individual level and family level data. Note that these merges are conducted automatically for users within the Data Center.
Click on the links below to see various brochures describing the PSID.

Summary of survey questions on various topics
PSID-HRS Cross-walk
A cross-walk between comparable variables from 2001 wave of the PSID and the 2000 wave of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) is provided to facilitate direct comparisons between these two datasets.