This is a national longitudinal survey that collects information on the transition from military to civilian life, general health and well-being, chronic conditions, labour force participation and other related information. An important goal of the survey is to understand the transition period from military to civilian life and health outcomes in Canadian Veterans including former Reservists.
A longitudinal concordance file exists to merge the 2013, 2016, and 2019 data files . It contains a randomly generated id called LINKID and the masterid for 2013, 2016 and 2019 by record. Records on this file are respondents to the 2013 LASS and have INSCOP16 = 1, there are 3,270 records.
|Life After Service Survey
Discharge Abstract Database, National Ambulatory Care Reporting System, Canadian Community Health Survey, and T1 Family File linkage
Discharge Abstract Database – National Ambulatory Care Reporting System – Ontario Mental Health Reporting System linked to Canadian Vital Statistics Death Database
Survey of Labour and Income Dynamics – Cross-national Equivalent File