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MEPS HC-013: 1999 P4R1 Population Characteristics
Release date: July 2000

This public use data file is the fourth point in time data file to be released from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Household Component (MEPS HC). The data are being released both as an ASCII file (with related SAS, SPSS, and STATA programming statements) and in SAS transport format. This public use file provides information on data collected on a nationally representative sample of the civilian non-institutionalized population of the United States during the early part of 1999. The data consists of 1999 data obtained in Round 1 of Panel 4 of the MEPS Household Component and contains variables pertaining to survey administration, demographics, employment, health status, and health insurance.

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Documentation (File Codebook is included) PDF (208 KB) / HTML
SAS Programming Statements TXT (35 KB)
SPSS Programming Statements TXT (28 KB)
STATA Programming Statements TXT (31 KB)

Data File, ASCII format ZIP (559 KB) / EXE (578 KB)
Data File, SAS transport format ZIP (1.0 MB) / EXE (1.1 MB)

Questionnaires — see Survey Questionnaires
**Right-click on the data file link, then select Save Target As or Save Link As to download the file.

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