With five years of available data, we can report the following trends:
- NSCH Data Brief of Key Findings (PDF - 479 KB)
We fund and direct the NSCH, which provides national and state level estimates for key measures of child health and well-being. These data are essential to understanding the health status and health services needs of children across the nation and in your state and community.
Our partner, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), houses surveys we used prior to the 2016 NSCH redesign:
Michael D. Kogan, Ph.D., Director
MCHB Office of Epidemiology and Research