INSCOP specifies if the person was inscope during round 3/5 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.
A person's inscope status is reassessed at each round. INSCOP reports if the person was inscope at round 3/5 during the survey year.
Codes and Frequencies
ComparabilityThe comparability of this variable over time has not yet been assessed.
- 1996-2016 : PERWEIGHT