Note to Former Users of Data from the Family Expenditure Survey - ARCHIVED

Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 62F0026M2000002


Starting with the 1997 survey year, the Family Expenditure Survey was replaced by the Survey of Household Spending (SHS). This note provides information to users and prospective users of data from the SHS about the differences between the SHS and the former Family Expenditure Survey. Topics covered include sample size, number of questions, coverage, and concepts.

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