MOVEMILE is a 3-digit-numeric variable.
0: Not in Universe
1: 1 mile or less
995: 995 miles or more
For sample persons, MOVEMILE reports the miles the person moved from previous address to the present one.
Please use the IPUMS NHIS drop down menu and search functions for related variables.
- 1979-1980: Sample persons age 17+ and persons age 17+ needing help with basic daily functions who had moved at least once in the past 3 years.
- 1981: Sample persons under age 18 who have not lived in the same home since birth.
- 1979-1981 : SAMPWEIGHT