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Argentina Global School-Based Student Health Survey 2012

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General Info
Geography 
Argentina (ARG)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2012 - 12/2012
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Facility (non-health)
  • Individual
Summary 

The purpose of the Global School-Based Student Health Survey was gather data on he behavioral risk factors and protective factors among young people ages 13 to 15 years. The data were collected through self-completed questionnaires delivered in schools. The topics covered included alcohol use, dietary behaviors, drug use, hygiene, mental health, physical activity, protective factors, sexual behaviors, tobacco use, violence, and unintentional injury.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Ministry of Health (Argentina), World Health Organization (WHO). Argentina Global School-Based Student Health Survey 2012. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization (WHO).