China Family Panel Studies (CFPS) data now available

China Family Panel Studies (CFPS 中国家庭追踪调查), a Chinese national longitudinal survey covering all adults and children from about 15,000 families in China, has just made its baseline (year 2010) data available to the international community. CFPS is administered by Institute for Social Science Survey at Peking University. 

All are welcome to apply and download the data from the project website following the link below.
The project website is


Part of the website is still under construction and the data is regularly updated incorporating feedback from users. Those who can read Chinese may visit the Chinese website, which contains more comprehensive information.