Research Data Center PIAAC

The Research Data Center PIAAC (RDC PIAAC) has been accredited by the German Data Forum (RatSWD). The RDC PIAAC makes research data accessible to the scientific community and offers advice to the users. The RDC PIAAC provides German and international datasets in the educational field focusing on the adult population, especially on the Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC).

If you have any questions regarding our services, please do not hesitate to contact us!

To the data sets
We provide comprehensive information and access to PIAAC data and further research data from adult education studies.

Methodological Advice & Data Analysis Tools
Here, you can find further information to support your analytical work with the PIAAC data.

Publications & Reports
Here, you will find an overview of the publications and results reports based on our current studies.

Workshops & Online Tutorials
We share our knowledge about the analysis of the PIAAC data.

Information on the international PIAAC conferences

PIAAC related projects
Information on PIAAC-related projects and national supplementary studies


PD Dr. Débora Maehler (Head of RDC)
Ingo Konradt

E-Mail: fdz-piaac(at)gesis(dot)org

Postal address:

GESIS - Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences
Research Data Center PIAAC
PO Box 12 21 55
68072 Mannheim



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