CDC - BRFSS - 2016 BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey (ACBS)

Survey Data Information

2016 ACBS History and Analysis Guidance pdf icon[PDF – 160 KB]
Provides information on the background, design, data collection and processing, statistical, and analytical issues for the BRFSS Asthma Call-back Survey (ACBS) for 2016.

2016 ACBS Adult Codebook pdf icon[PDF – 4.34 MB]
Codebook for the ACBS Adult data file showing variable names and frequency of values for variables for all reporting areas combined. Variables from the BRFSS interview are included on each ACBS record, but are not included in this codebook. For information on BRFSS variables, the 2016 BRFSS Codebook should be referenced.

2016 ACBS Child Codebook pdf icon[PDF – 3.67 MB]
Codebook for the ACBS Child data file showing variable names and frequency of values for variables for all reporting areas combined. Variables from the BRFSS interview are included on each ACBS record, but are not included in this codebook. For information on BRFSS variables, the 2016 BRFSS Codebook should be referenced.

2016 ACBS ADULT Questionnaire pdf icon[PDF – 772 KB]
Questionnaire for the ACBS Adult data file showing variable names.

2016 ACBS CHILD Questionnaire [PDF – 334 KB]
Questionnaire for the ACBS Child data file showing variable names.

2016 ACBS Summary Data Quality Report pdf icon[PDF – 771 KB]
Procedures for interview disposition and response rates for the BRFSS Asthma Call-Back Survey (ACBS) for 2016.

Data Files

In 2016 adult landline-cell phone combined data file there are 13,922 records from 31 states and Puerto Rico. In the 2016 child landline-cell phone combined data file there are 1,050 records from 09 states and Puerto Rico. More information on state participation is available in the ACBS History and Analysis Guidance document. The data files are provided in SAS and SPSS formats.

2016 ACBS Adult Data SAS ZIP [ZIP – 3.10 MB]
Data updated: April 1, 2019.
This file contains 899 total variables including both ACBS and BRFSS variables. This format is a SAS V9.4 data file.

2016 ACBS Child Data SAS ZIP [ZIP – 13.2 KB]
Data updated: April 1, 2019.
This file contains 903 total variables including both ACBS and BRFSS variables. This format is a SPSS V20 data file.

2016 ACBS Adult Data SPSS ZIP [ZIP – 12.9 KB]
Data updated: April 1, 2019.
This file contains 899 total variables including both ACBS and BRFSS variables. This format is a SPSS V20 data file.

2016 ACBS Child Data SPSS ZIP [ZIP – 235 KB]
Data updated: March 29, 2019.
This file contains 903 total variables including both ACBS and BRFSS variables. This format is a SAS V9.4 data file.

2016 ACBS Formats, Labels and SAS Sample Code ZIP [ZIP – 29.9 KB]
Data updated April 1, 2019.
This file contains both ACBS Adults and Children Formats. This format is a SAS V9.4 data file.

2016 ACBS Formats, SPSS ZIP [ZIP – 235 KB]
Data updated April 1, 2019.
This file contains both ACBS Adults and Children Formats. This format is a SPSS V20 data file.