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The Global Ageing Survey (GLAS)

The Global Ageing Survey 2005-2008 (GLAS), directed by Dr. George W. Leeson, comprises interviews with 44,000 people aged 40-80 in 25 countries drawn from Asia, Americas, Europe and Africa carried out in 3 waves.

It comprises cross comparative modules with HRS and SHARE on health and retirement, explores attitudes, expectations and behaviours towards later life and retirement, including financial planning for retirement. It includes interviews with 6000 employers.

Between Country Variations in Self-Rated-Health and Associations with the Quality of Life of Older People: Evidence from the Global Ageing Survey

Hafiz T.A. Khan and R. Raeside (2014) Between Country Variations in Self-Rated-Health and Associations with the Quality of Life of Older People:  Evidence from the Global Ageing Survey. Applied Research in Quality of Life, Vol.9 (4), 923-949.


GLAS Research Reports: Ageing and later life. The Americas

2007 - Research report 207
George W Leeson & Sarah Harper


Research report 207 (PDF, 115 KB)

GLAS Research Reports: Attitudes to ageing and later life

2006 - Research report 106
George W Leeson & Sarah Harper


Research report 106 (PDF, 110 KB)