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

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Börsch-Supan, Axel (Sonderforschungsbereich 504, Universität Mannheim)
  • Essig, Lothar (Sonderforschungsbereich 504, Universität Mannheim)
Other Title
  • Spar- und Finanzanlageverhalten privater Haushalte (Saving and Financial Investment of Private Households) (Alternative Title)
Publication Date
  • TNS Infratest, München (Data Collector)
  • TPI, Wetzlar (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Saving, Investment of Money
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Income, property and investment/saving
    • Economic conditions and indicators
Temporal Coverage
  • 2001-05-29 / 2001-07-24
    Wave 0: 29. May 2001 till 26. June 2001; Wave 1: 29. June 2001 bis 24. July 2001
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1829
    Number of Variables: 370
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA4051 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 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)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22