Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)

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Overview
System of health surveys conducted by the Center for Disease Control (CDC). Includes health risk behavior, preventive health, health care access, chronic disease, and injury. Link/Data

Components
BRFSS, SMART: City and County Data

Population
US population, 18 yr+ years old

Cost
$0

Clearance?
No. There isn’t an additional clearance step.

Years Available
1984-2012

Linked Datasets
Air Quality System (AQS), Geodata

Study Types
Survey

Data Type
ASCII, SAS

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About Shenita

Life Science Informationist at the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library - Emory University.
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