FAMINSCOPE reports if the respondent was inscope for the survey on 12/31 of the survey year, and therefore part of a MEPS family on 12/31 of the survey year. A person is considered inscope if he or she a member of a MEPS household, and is a member of the U.S. civilian, noninstitutionalized population.
Codes and Frequencies
ComparabilityThe comparability of this variable over time has not yet been assessed.
- 1996-2018 : PERWEIGHT