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MEPS PROJYR08 CODEBOOK
MEPS DATA PROJECTED TO 2008
DATE: March 26, 2009

AGESTUB
9   
10   
AGE
DUPERIDX
1   
8   
PERSON ID
DVTEXP08
277   
284   
DENTAL, PAID BY TOTAL, 2008
DVTMCD08
308   
315   
DENTAL, PAID BY MEDICAID, 2008
DVTMCR08
301   
307   
DENTAL, PAID BY MEDICARE, 2008
DVTOSR08
337   
344   
DENTAL, PAID BY OTHER, 2008
DVTOTP08
330   
336   
DENTAL, PAID BY OTHER PUBLIC, 2008
DVTPHI08
293   
300   
DENTAL, PAID BY PRIV INSU, 2008
DVTSLF08
285   
292   
DENTAL, PAID BY OUT OF POCKET, 2008
DVTTRI08
316   
319   
DENTAL, PAID BY TRICARE, 2008
DVTVA08
320   
325   
DENTAL, PAID BY VA, 2008
DVTWC08
326   
329   
DENTAL, PAID BY WORKERS COMP, 2008
HHCEXP08
418   
426   
HOME HEALTH, PAID BY TOTAL, 2008
HHCMCD08
452   
460   
HOME HEALTH, PAID BY MEDICAID, 2008
HHCMCR08
444   
451   
HOME HEALTH, PAID BY MEDICARE, 2008
HHCOSR08
492   
498   
HOME HEALTH, PAID BY OTHER, 2008
HHCOTP08
484   
491   
HOME HEALTH, PAID BY OTHER PUBLIC, 2008
HHCPHI08
435   
443   
HOME HEALTH, PAID BY PRIV INSU, 2008
HHCSLF08
427   
434   
HOME HEALTH, PAID BY OUT OF POCKET, 2008
HHCTRI08
461   
467   
HOME HEALTH, PAID BY TRICARE, 2008
HHCVA08
468   
475   
HOME HEALTH, PAID BY VA, 2008
HHCWC08
476   
483   
HOME HEALTH, PAID BY WORKERS COMP, 2008
HOSEXP08
107   
115   
HOSPITAL, PAID BY TOTAL, 2008
HOSMCD08
143   
151   
HOSPITAL, PAID BY MEDICAID, 2008
HOSMCR08
134   
142   
HOSPITAL, PAID BY MEDICARE, 2008
HOSOSR08
187   
194   
HOSPITAL, PAID BY OTHER, 2008
HOSOTP08
179   
186   
HOSPITAL, PAID BY OTHER PUBLIC, 2008
HOSPHI08
125   
133   
HOSPITAL, PAID BY PRIV INSU, 2008
HOSSLF08
116   
124   
HOSPITAL, PAID BY OUT OF POCKET, 2008
HOSTRI08
152   
160   
HOSPITAL, PAID BY TRICARE, 2008
HOSVA08
161   
169   
HOSPITAL, PAID BY VA, 2008
HOSWC08
170   
178   
HOSPITAL, PAID BY WORKERS COMP, 2008
INSCOV_A
13   
13   
INSURANCE STATUS DURING YEAR - UNDER 65
INSCOV_B
14   
15   
INSURANCE STATUS DURING YEAR - 65 & OVER
MCDHMO
16   
16   
MEDICAID/SCHIP HMO DURING YEAR
OBOEXP08
345   
352   
OTHER PROVIDER, PAID BY TOTAL, 2008
OBOMCD08
377   
384   
OTHER PROVIDER, PAID BY MEDICAID, 2008
OBOMCR08
369   
376   
OTHER PROVIDER, PAID BY MEDICARE, 2008
OBOOSR08
410   
417   
OTHER PROVIDER, PAID BY OTHER, 2008
OBOOTP08
403   
409   
OTHER PROVIDER, BY OTHER PUBLIC, 2008
OBOPHI08
361   
368   
OTHER PROVIDER, PAID BY PRIV INSU, 2008
OBOSLF08
353   
360   
OTHER PROVIDER, BY OUT OF POCKET, 2008
OBOTRI08
385   
388   
OTHER PROVIDER, PAID BY TRICARE, 2008
OBOVA08
389   
394   
OTHER PROVIDER, PAID BY VA, 2008
OBOWC08
395   
402   
OTHER PROVIDER, BY WORKERS COMP, 2008
OTHEXP08
581   
588   
OTHER MEDICAL, PAID BY TOTAL, 2008
OTHMCD08
613   
616   
OTHER MEDICAL, PAID BY MEDICAID, 2008
OTHMCR08
605   
612   
OTHER MEDICAL, PAID BY MEDICARE, 2008
OTHOSR08
640   
646   
OTHER MEDICAL, PAID BY OTHER, 2008
OTHOTP08
633   
639   
OTHER MEDICAL, PAID BY OTHR PUBLIC, 2008
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OTHPHI08
597   
604   
OTHER MEDICAL, PAID BY PRIV INSU, 2008
OTHSLF08
589   
596   
OTHER MEDICAL, BY OUT OF POCKET, 2008
OTHTRI08
617   
620   
OTHER MEDICAL, PAID BY TRICARE, 2008
OTHVA08
621   
624   
OTHER MEDICAL, PAID BY VA, 2008
OTHWC08
625   
632   
OTHER MEDICAL, BY WORKERS COMP, 2008
PHYEXP08
195   
203   
PHYSICIAN, PAID BY TOTAL, 2008
PHYMCD08
229   
236   
PHYSICIAN, PAID BY MEDICAID, 2008
PHYMCR08
221   
228   
PHYSICIAN, PAID BY MEDICARE, 2008
PHYOSR08
269   
276   
PHYSICIAN, PAID BY OTHER, 2008
PHYOTP08
261   
268   
PHYSICIAN, PAID BY OTHER PUBLIC, 2008
PHYPHI08
212   
220   
PHYSICIAN, PAID BY PRIV INSU, 2008
PHYSLF08
204   
211   
PHYSICIAN, PAID BY OUT OF POCKET, 2008
PHYTRI08
237   
245   
PHYSICIAN, PAID BY TRICARE, 2008
PHYVA08
246   
252   
PHYSICIAN, PAID BY VA, 2008
PHYWC08
253   
260   
PHYSICIAN, PAID BY WORKERS COMP, 2008
POVCAT
18   
18   
FAMILY INCOME AS PERCENT OF POVERTY LINE
PRVHMO
17   
17   
PRIVATE HMO COVERAGE DURING YEAR
RACE7P
12   
12   
RACE/ETHNICITY
RXEXP08
499   
507   
RX, PAID BY TOTAL, 2008
RXMCD08
533   
541   
RX, PAID BY MEDICAID, 2008
RXMCR08
524   
532   
RX, PAID BY MEDICARE, 2008
RXOSR08
574   
580   
RX, PAID BY OTHER, 2008
RXOTP08
566   
573   
RX, PAID BY OTHER PUBLIC, 2008
RXPHI08
516   
523   
RX, PAID BY PRIV INSU, 2008
RXSLF08
508   
515   
RX, PAID BY OUT OF POCKET, 2008
RXTRI08
542   
549   
RX, PAID BY TRICARE, 2008
RXVA08
550   
557   
RX, PAID BY VA, 2008
RXWC08
558   
565   
RX, PAID BY WORKERS COMP, 2008
SEX
11   
11   
SEX
TOTEXP08
19   
27   
TOTAL, PAID BY TOTAL, 2008
TOTMCD08
55   
63   
TOTAL, PAID BY MEDICAID, 2008
TOTMCR08
46   
54   
TOTAL, PAID BY MEDICARE, 2008
TOTOSR08
99   
106   
TOTAL, PAID BY OTHER, 2008
TOTOTP08
91   
98   
TOTAL, PAID BY OTHER PUBLIC, 2008
TOTPHI08
37   
45   
TOTAL, PAID BY PRIV INSU, 2008
TOTSLF08
28   
36   
TOTAL, PAID BY OUT OF POCKET, 2008
TOTTRI08
64   
72   
TOTAL, PAID BY TRICARE, 2008
TOTVA08
73   
81   
TOTAL, PAID BY VA, 2008
TOTWC08
82   
90   
TOTAL, PAID BY WORKERS COMP, 2008
WTADJ08
647   
658   
GROWTH/FERTILITY/MORTALITY ADJ WGT,2008
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