The LISS panel is the core element of the MESS project (Measurement and Experimentation in the Social Sciences). This project is devoted to enabling researchers to benefit from existing data, to carry out their own survey or to design a special experiment. All LISS data published on the website are available to academic researchers and policy makers. Please select one of the following links to start accessing the data and metadata.
LISS panel data archive
The LISS panel consists of more than 5,000 households, comprising almost 7,500 individuals that complete online questionnaires every month.
Immigrant panel data archive
From 2010 until 2014, the LISS panel included an Immigrant panel consisting of around 2,400 individuals, of which 1,700 were of non-Dutch origin.