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Most Recent Data on Health Topics
Topic Most Recent Final Most Recent Preliminary/Provisional
Provisional COVID-19 Death Counts Updates of Totals by Week and State Updated Monday–Friday, by 12 p.m. EST
Weekly Provisional COVID-19 Death Count Updates by Select Demographic and Geographic Characteristics Updated Wednesdays, by 5 p.m. EST
Excess Deaths Associated with COVID-19 Updated Wednesdays, by 5 p.m. EST
Mortality/Deaths 2020 Quarterly Provisional Estimates for Selected Indicators of Mortality, 2020–Quarter 4, 2021
Births 2020 Births: Provisional Data for 2021
Leading Causes of Death 2020 Quarterly Provisional Estimates for Selected Indicators of Mortality, 2020–Quarter 4, 2021
Drug Overdose Deaths 2020 1-yr Period Ending April 2022
Opioid Deaths 2020 1-yr Period Ending April 2022
Infant Mortality 2020 Quarterly Provisional Estimates for Selected Indicators of Infant Mortality, 2019–Quarter 2, 2021
Health Insurance 2021 Quarter 4 2020 – Quarter 4 2021
Obesity 2017-2018 N/A

NHANES Pre-Pandemic Data Release, Part I