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Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) Household Component Data Tools

Metadata Updated: July 26, 2023

The Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) Household Component collects data on all members of sample households from selected communities across the United States. With the MEPS-HC Data Tools, users can explore trends and cross-sectional bar charts for nationally representative estimates of household medical utilization and expenditures, demographic and socioeconomic characteristics, health insurance coverage, accessibility and quality of care, treated medical conditions, and prescribed medicine purchases.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Created Date June 8, 2022
Metadata Updated Date July 26, 2023
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date June 8, 2022
Metadata Updated Date July 26, 2023
Publisher Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health & Human Services
Data First Published 2022-06-03
Data Last Modified 2023-07-26
Category National
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y
Bureau Code 009:33
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