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New NSOC Time Diary Data Released

NSOC III Time Diary Beta Data Released

We are pleased to announce a new data release from the National Study of Caregiving (NSOC). In NSOC III, a 24-hour time diary was administered by telephone to caregivers who provided assistance to an older adult in the last month. This beta data release contains the time diary file as well as a summary file that includes time diary eligibility variables and summary information about the diary day..

These data are available under our sensitive data procedures; the application can be accessed at Documentation, including a new user guide, can be found at