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By National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Committee on National Statistics, Panel on the Census Bureau's Reengineered Survey of Income and Program Participation, John Karl Scholz, Constance F. Citro

Starting in 2006, the Census Bureau launched into a application to reengineer the Survey of source of revenue and application Participation (SIPP) to minimize its expenses and increase information caliber and timeliness. The Bureau additionally asked the nationwide Academies to think about the benefits and drawbacks of ideas for linking administrative documents and survey facts, taking account of the accessibility of correct administrative documents, the operational feasibility of linking, the standard and value of the associated information, and the power to supply entry to the associated facts whereas keeping the confidentiality of person respondents. In reaction, this quantity first examines the historical past of SIPP and stories the survey's goal, worth, strengths, and weaknesses. The e-book examines substitute makes use of of administrative files in a reengineered SIPP and, ultimately, considers concepts in SIPP layout and information assortment, together with the proposed use of annual interviews with an occasion heritage calendar.

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CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS Conclusion 2-1: The Survey of Income and Program Participation is a unique source of information for a representative sample of household members on the intrayear dynamics of income, employment, and program eligibility and participation, together with related demographic and socioeconomic characteristics. S. population as it did when the survey began 25 years ago. Conclusion 2-2: The Survey of Income and Program Participation’s (SIPP) history of forward movement followed by setbacks has contributed to the survey’s falling short of its original promise with regard to timeliness, usability, and maintenance of data quality.

CBO also estimated from SIPP and MEPS that about 41 million people lacked health insurance coverage at a specific point in time in 1998, while about 58 million lacked coverage at some point during the year. Looking at the duration of spells without coverage experienced by nonelderly people using 11 waves of the SIPP 1996 panel, CBO estimated that 45 percent of the uncovered spells that began between July 1996 and June 1997 lasted only 4 months, while 26 percent lasted 5-12 months, and 29 percent lasted more than a year.

Certainly, it should be recognized that the 2004 panel incorporated several changes over the previous (2001) panel that contributed to these delays. Nevertheless, the delays associated with the 2004 panel have been the norm for SIPP panels more often than the exception. CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS Conclusion 2-1: The Survey of Income and Program Participation is a unique source of information for a representative sample of household members on the intrayear dynamics of income, employment, and program eligibility and participation, together with related demographic and socioeconomic characteristics.

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