National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH)

Constructs

After-school experiences; Bullying; Chronic health conditions; Emotional difficulties; Health; Health insurance coverage; Health care access; Health care utilization; Medical home; Neighborhood amenities; Neighborhood condition; Neighborhood safety; Parent involvement; Perceived safety; School enrollment ; Sleep and exercise; Social capital

Respondents
U.S. households with one or more resident children ages 0-17 at the time of the interview
Reports

Selected publications include:

  • Blumberg S.J., Foster, E.B., Frasier, A.M., et al. (2012). "Design and Operation of the National Survey of Children’s Health, 2007." National Center for Health Statistics. Vital Health Stat 1(55). Available at: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/series/sr_01/sr01_055.pdf
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau. (2009) The National Survey of Children's Health 2007. Rockville, Maryland: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Available at: http://mchb.hrsa.gov/nsch/07main/index.html
Survey Instruments

Survey instruments are available at: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/slaits/nsch.htm

Results

Data are available for online analysis at: http://childhealthdata.org/learn/NSCH

Survey Data
Federal