Methods and Questionnaires

NHBS-MSM/PWID/HET

NHBS (OMB No. 0920-0770external icon) collects data relating to behavioral risk factors for HIV (e.g. sexual behaviors, drug use), HIV testing behaviors, the receipt of prevention services, and use of prevention strategies (e.g. condoms, PrEP). In addition to these interview data, all NHBS participants are offered an HIV test regardless of their self-reported HIV status.

Protocols

Formative Assessment Manuals

Operations Manuals

Questionnaires

NHBS-Trans

NHBS-Trans (OMB No. 0920-1262external icon) collects data from transgender women. Data are collected to assess HIV prevalence and associated behaviors and other experiences important to the health and well-being of transgender women, especially transgender women of color.

NHBS-YMSM

NHBS-YMSM (OMB No. 0920-0840external icon) collected data in 2015 from adolescent sexual minority males (ASMM) 13 to 18 years of age to assess HIV prevalence and associated behaviors among ASMM and to identify the most effective sampling methods for this population.