- Released datasets and questionnaires are all in English. Please go to for Chinese Version. If you find any oddities in these data in the course of your analyses, we would highly appreciate if you could notify us. For any further inquiries, please feel free to contact us.
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Taiwan Social Change Survey
Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica
No. 128 Section 2 Academia Road, Nankang District,
115 Taipei, Taiwan
Description for filename:
- data (.sav or .dta) : data files are available in SPSS or STATA format.
- Questionnaire (.pdf) : files are available in PDF format.
- Explaining the name of files : For example "tscsxxy.zzz", "xx" means the last two digits of survey year ; "y" means the type of questionnaire(1 refers to Questionnaire 1, 2 refers to Questionnaire 2 ) ; ".zzz" means the format of this file.
|tscs041.sav||SPSS data file for Survey 2004: Phase 4, Wave 5, Q1
|tscs032.dta||STATA data file for Survey 2003: Phase 4, Wave 4, Q2
|tscs022.pdf ||Questionnaire in PDF format for Survey 2002: Phase 4, Wave 3, Q2|