Update Notes

MEPS HC-114: MEPS Panel 11 Longitudinal Data File

Update #4: 02/09/18

The Round 3 variables describing “Number of Missed Days” (DDNWRK3, DDNSCL3, OTHNDD3) and “Number of Days Spent in Bed” (WKINBD3, SCLNBD3, DDBDYS3) have been revised to include information from both Year 1 and Year 2. The prior versions have only included information from Year 2.

Update #3: 11/22/13

STATA Programming Statements have been added.

Update #2: 06/15/12

The SPSS Programming Statements have been updated to read all data variables. The prior version did not read past the default SPSS column location of 8,192.

Update #1: 02/23/10

The number of records in this file was incorrectly reported in Section 2.0 and Table 2 of the documentation. In this update these numbers have been edited to reflect the correct number of records. No changes were made to the data file, only the documentation.