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Table 1 Response rates at Wave 2 of those respondents interviewed at Wave 1 and response rates at Wave 3 of those interviewed at Wave 2.

From: Predictors of refusal to participate: a longitudinal health survey of the elderly in Australia

  Wave 2 Wave 3
  N % N %
Respondent interviews at previous wave 981 100 638 100
Respondent interviews 638 65.0 379 59.6
Informant only interviews 36 3.7 22 3.6
Refusals 78 8.0 39 6.1
Died since previous wave 215 21.9 167 26.2
No contact 14 1.4 31 4.9