Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Modules and Statistical Briefs

Watch this webinar to see an overview of the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), focusing on descriptions of both the Cognitive Decline and Caregiver modules, and examples of previous analyses and analytic tools.

Cognitive Decline Module
Doctor and patient in consultation

The BRFSS Cognitive Decline module measures subjective cognitive decline (SCD) and its associated effects on function and daily living.

Cognitive Decline Statistical Brief
Montage of elderly people in various circumstances

This document provides guidance for analyzing data from the 2015-2018 BRFSS Cognitive Decline Optional Module.

Caregiver Module
Elderly couple with one in a wheelchair in autmn

The BRFSS Caregiver module is designed to provide information about persons who self-identify as caregivers and provide some form of care to another person with a health problem or disability.

Caregiver Statistical Brief
Montage of elderly people with caregivers

This document provides guidance for analyzing the data from the 2015–2018 BRFSS Caregiver Optional Module.