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Title: National Health Examination Survey, Cycle I, 1959-1962: Demographic Data      
dateReleased:
04-08-2015
downloadURL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09208.v1
ID:
doi:10.3886/ICPSR09208.v1
description:
The National Health Examination Surveys, Cycle I (NHES I), conducted during the period 1959-1962, were designed to secure statistics on the health status of the population of the United States. More specifically, their purpose was to determine the prevalence of certain chronic diseases, the status of dental health, and the distributions of auditory and visual acuity and certain anthropometric measurements. This collection contains demographic, household, and personal information for each sample person including age, race, sex, income, region, size of residence, usual activity, and sampling weight.
description:
United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics, 2015, "National Health Examination Survey, Cycle I, 1959-1962: Demographic Data", http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09208.v1
name:
United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics
homePage: http://www.harvard.edu/
name:
Harvard University
ID:
SCR:011273
abbreviation:
DataVerse
homePage: http://thedata.org/
name:
Dataverse Network Project
ID:
SCR:001997