This variable is not available for any of the currently selected samples.
OUTOTHLW identifies persons who reported health insurance coverage, during the previous week, provided by the policy of someone living outside the household, or who reported some other health insurance coverage during the previous week not elsewhere identified in the variables CAIDLW, CARELW, CHAMPLW, GROUPLW, IHSLW, PRIPURLW, or MILVALW.
Persons covered by any insurance (Medicare, Medicaid, CHAMPUS, CHAMPVA, VA health care, Military health care, Indian Health Service, other government health care, employer-provided, privately-purchased, or some other health care plan) during the previous week are identified in COVERLW.
User Note: For a set of variables that addresses many of the comparability issues in the CPS health insurance measures, see the summary health insurance variables created by the University of Minnesota's State Health Access Data Assistance Center.
This variable is comparable across years.
- All persons.
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