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ZA4051: Saving and old-age provision in Germany (SAVE) 2001

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Börsch-Supan, Axel; Essig, Lothar (2004): Saving and old-age provision in Germany (SAVE) 2001. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA4051 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA4051
TitleSaving and old-age provision in Germany (SAVE) 2001
Other Titles
  • Spar- und Finanzanlageverhalten privater Haushalte (Saving and Financial Investment of Private Households) (Alternative Title)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 2004)
Date of Collection29.05.2001 - 24.07.2001
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Börsch-Supan, Axel - Sonderforschungsbereich 504, Universität Mannheim
  • Essig, Lothar - Sonderforschungsbereich 504, Universität Mannheim


Categories Categories
  • Saving, Investment of Money
  • Income, property and investment/saving
  • Economic conditions and indicators
Old Topics Old Topics
  • 17.2 Income, property and investment/saving
  • 17.4 Economic conditions and indicators


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Date of Collection
  • 29.05.2001 - 24.07.2001 (Wave 0: 29. May 2001 till 26. June 2001; Wave 1: 29. June 2001 bis 24. July 2001)

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2010-4-13 Version number created automatically (implementation of a uniform versioning policy) (Publication Year unknown)
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

Number of Units: 1829
Number of Variables: 370
Analysis System(s): SPSS


  • Börsch-Supan, Axel; Essig, Lothar: Sparen in Deutschland: Ergebnisse der ersten SAVE-Studie. Köln: Deutsches Institut für Altersvorsorge 2002
  • Essig, Lothar: Methodological aspects of the SAVE data set. Mannheim: MEA, Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging. Universität Mannheim 2005
  • Börsch-Supan, Axel; Coppola, Michela; Essig, Lothar; Eymann, Angelika; Schunk, Daniel: The German SAVE study: Design and Results Mannheim: MEA, Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging, Universität Mannheim (2008)
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  • Saving and old-age provision in Germany (SAVE)
    Saving and Financial Investment of Private Households