Online Codebook Documentation
This online documentation tool permits interactive access to the 2006-2010 NSFG codebook documentation for all 3 public use files. Links are provided to supplementary information, such as recode definitions (specifications) for each recoded variable. See the User's Guide for NSFG 2006-2010 for more information. To begin, click on the item of interest in the left-hand menu, or enter a search term in the box above.
Continuous NSFG, 2006-2010:
The National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG) is conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), with the participation and funding support of 7 other programs of the US Department of Health and Human Services. The data in this codebook are from interviews conducted between July 2006 and June 2010. Further details on how the survey was planned and conducted, reports of the findings from the survey, and contact information to obtain the public use data files, are available at the NSFG web site (or click on "NSFG Home" below).