Codes and Frequencies
For all persons, this variable indicates how much respondents (or the family) spent on medical care in the past 12 months excluding the cost of over-the-counter medications, insurance premiums, or any costs for which they expected to be reimbursed. Respondents were handed a card which listed 6 intervals, from $0 to $5000 or more, and asked to indicate a category.
- 1993: All persons in quarter 3 or 4.
- 1994-1996: All persons.