Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics
Summary: 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 data relating to the physical measurements of each ... (view full summary)
Persistent URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09203.v1
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