EXPELTIMDA is a 4-digit-numeric variable.
0: Not in Universe
9999: Unknown time
For sample children ages 5-17 who have ever been suspended, excluded, or expelled from school, EXPELTIMDA reports the time since the student was last suspended, excluded or expelled from school, in days.
EXPELTIMDA is part of the Child Health supplement, first released in 1981. This supplement includes a number of questions on child's schooling. For more information and related variables, please see GOSCHOOLEV, or use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1981: Sample persons age 5 to 17 in first grade or higher who have ever been suspended, excluded, or expelled from school.
- 1981 : SAMPWEIGHT