National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH)

Link

https://mchb.hrsa.gov/data/national-surveys

Additional Links

State Survey Oversampling

Sponsoring Organization

Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB)

Description

Offers access to national and state-level survey data on the health status of children in the U.S. Includes data on children ages 0-17 and examines factors related to the well-being and healthcare needs of children, their families, and communities. Includes data on the prevalence of health conditions, covering attention deficit disorder/attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, autism, and asthma, as well as other physical, mental, behavioral, and developmental conditions. Other survey topics include the quality and availability of healthcare, health insurance status and coverage adequacy, receipt of preventive and specialty care, medical home access, adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), school readiness, parental and family health, access to community-based services, and more.

Geographic Coverage

Nationwide

Topics

Adverse Childhood Experiences • Health and Wellness • Mental Health • Parents, Families, and Children