China Family Panel Studies (CFPS) is a nationally representative, annual longitudinal survey of Chinese communities, families, and individuals launched in 2010 by the Institute of Social Science Survey (ISSS) of Peking University, China. The CFPS is designed to collect individual-, family-, and community-level longitudinal data in contemporary China. You will need registration to access the datasets.
The database now includes data about 360,000 individuals from 7th century to 19th century in China. Based on the enormous number of historical documents, the project reorganized the scattered data of individuals and represented them in social networks. You can search by place names, people names,