- Questionnaire Text
- UnHarmonized Variables
Codes and Frequencies
PRVTOWNLY reports whether the respondent was the policy holder for their private insurance coverage last year.
In this variable, "private" includes employment-based, directly purchased, marketplace, non-marketplace, and TRICARE coverage. This definition of private insurance begins with the 2019 ASEC. Prior to 2019, "private" insurance included only employment-based and directly purchased insurance. PHINSUR, reported covered by private insurance last year, adheres to the pre-2019 definition of private insurance.
- 2019 ASEC: Persons born prior to the calendar year and covered by private health insurance last year.