Welcome to the GESIS Panel

The GESIS Panel is a unique social science data infrastructure that allows scientists to collect their own data in a mixed-mode panel basing on a random sample. With the exception of third-party funded studies, data collection for scientific purposes is free of charge.

All GESIS Panel data, which is collected since 2013, is available as scientific use file for secondary analyses. The GESIS Panel data contain cross-sectional data and a rich longitudinal section.

Collecting data with the GESIS Panel
Here you will find information and submission options for collecting data with the GESIS Panel.

Analyze GESIS Panel data
Together with the longitudinal Core Studies, the data collected within the frame of submissions has created a diverse data source.

With the overview of the comprehensive documentation such as study descriptions, questionnaires and codebooks you can quickly find the information you are looking for.

In dialog with us
Do you have any questions or would you like to stay informed? Here you can get in touch with us, via our contact form, via social media and via our newsletter.

Directly to the GESIS Panel data

All GESIS Panel data and documentation are freely accessible via the data catalogue and are available free of charge.

Directly to the data

GESIS Panel Bibliography

Here you will find publications that use GESIS panel data. Send us your publication to bibliography@gesis-panel.org

To the bibliography

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