Vital Statistics Cooperative Program (VSCP)


This site provides information on issues related to the contractual relationship between each state and NCHS including the timeliness of deliverables, data quality, and voucher payments and status.  The data contained herein are strictly for administrative use in state/NCHS management of these contracts.  Data on receipts by month and state in this site should not be used for any health data analysis application such as analyzing trends in births and deaths by month.  They are not intended for that purpose and their use would lead to inaccurate conclusions.


Page last reviewed: March 17, 2021