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Media/File Report

Medical expenditure panel survey, household component: 1996 panel round 1 population characteristics.

QG-066-001-1-1-United States-AHCPR-1996

Media Number: 7199

Media Type: CD-ROM

Media Format: ISSO Standard

Internal Label: MEPS HC-001

Date Purchased: 12/1/1997

Date Written: 3/14/1997

Comments: This CD-ROM was received as a gift from the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) in the Department of Health and Human Services. The data are in raw ASCII format. The document files are in PDF format. (An Adobe Acrobat reader3.0 is included on the CD-ROM.) A SAS statements file is also available.

Position Filename Logical
Record
Length
Block Size Cards per
Observation
Number of
Records
Size File
Description
1 HC001.DAT 0 0 1 24676 0 Household component data
  Comments: This file has 24,676 rrecords with 111variables.
2 HC001DC.PDF 0 0 1 0 0 document file
  Comments: This file is in PDF format.
3 HC001SA.TXT 0 0 1 0 0 SAS statements file
4 questionnaire 0 0 1 0 0 interview instruments
  Comments: This is a dummy file record for all the 33 interview instrument files for the household component. They are in PDF format.