Timeline and Data Release

As for the previous waves, data of EVS2017 are processed and archived at the Data Archive for the Social Sciences (DAS) at GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences.

The official EVS2017 data and documentation will be released on both the EVS website and the GESIS-DAS website.

By following the cooperative process displayed below, two pre-releases are planned for December 2018 and mid-July 2019.

Please note that to allow countries finishing the fieldwork and being included in the final release, and the additional challenges due to the outbreak of coronavirus, the original schedule for the Full data and documentation release has been postponed from to 20 October 2020. However, to make the current data available for research, a third (slim) pre-release will be available on 27 May 2020.