Health and Nutrition and Examination Data
NHANES – Injury Summary
NHANES is designed to collect information about the health and nutrition status of people in the United States. Data items related to injury can be found in several components of the survey.
Injury Related Questions – NHANES 1999-Present
Injury related questions have been asked in different sections of the survey. Please see the Survey Contents to determine the years the injury related topic was covered.
- Balance Section Cdc-pdf[PDF – 7 KB]
Questions about falls
- Osteoporosis Section Cdc-pdf[PDF – 12 KB]
Questions about fractures
- Miscellaneous Pain Section Cdc-pdf[ PDF – 9 KB]
if pain, aching, stiffness, or swelling in or around a joint is because of an injury
- Occupation Section Cdc-pdf[PDF – 22 KB]
Public Use Data
Details of how to download and analyze the data can be found at NHANES Tutorial