Around the World in Statistics

By the U.S. National Center for Health Statistics

Thousands of subjects, tens of thousands of miles, and nearly two years after it began, NCHS’s latest journey to map the health of the American public is slowly drawing to a close.

In late-January 2013, the mobile examination centers of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) will pause while staff members complete their last interviews and examinations for the 2011-2012 NHANES. Then, after the final data are submitted for analysis, they will undergo a quick … [Read more]