National Survey of Family Growth

Metadata Updated: December 3, 2020

The National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG) gathers information on family life, marriage and divorce, pregnancy, infertility, use of contraception, and men's and women's health. The survey results are used by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and others to plan health services and health education programs, and to do statistical studies of families, fertility, and health. Years included: 1973, 1976, 1982, 1988, 1995, 2002, 2006-2010; Data use agreement at time of file download:

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Metadata Created Date December 3, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 3, 2020
Issued 2012-11-02
Modified 2012-11-02

Metadata Source

Harvested from HHS CAS JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date December 3, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 3, 2020
Publisher Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Identifier Unknown
Identifier 23fa5e15-4a4f-43b6-8d1a-4aad74ad0665
Issued 2012-11-02
Modified 2012-11-02
Theme Children's Health, Other, Population Statistics
Accesslevel public
Bureaucode 009:20
Dataquality True
Programcode 009:000
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash cfab0a63f31ca1526770cbde8f2a06add65329f4
Source Schema Version 1.0
Spatial Natonal sample
Temporal 1973-01-01/2010-12-31

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