National Vital Statistics System

Newsletters from the National Vital Statistics System

This newsletter is published by the NVSS to enhance the community of vital records and vital statistics practice, provide useful information for vital statistics and vital records professionals, and inform the broader community of interested stakeholders.

March pdf icon[PDF – 416 KB]
Inside this issue – Information regarding the 2021 data year close-out dates that involve the birth, death, and fetal death files; Vital Statistics Modernization Community of Practice information; and much more…

February pdf icon[PDF – 298 KB]
Inside this issue – Information on the 2022 NAPHSIS annual meeting; Community of Practice (COP) information regarding the unveiling of the NVSS API in the test environment; notable publication about fetal mortality in the United States and much more….

January pdf icon[PDF – 245 KB]
Inside this issue – Information on file layouts for 2022 data; Community of Practice (COP) information regarding results from the NCHS organized testing effort around the NVSS and jurisdiction client application programming interfaces and much more…

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