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Chile Global School-Based Student Health Survey 2012-2013


General Info
Chile (CHL)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2012 - 12/2013
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Facility (non-health)
  • Individual
  • Nationally representative

The Global School-Based Health Survey (GSHS) was designed to provide accurate data on health behaviors and protective factors among students, including dietary behaviors, hygiene, physical activity, drug and alcohol use, and violence and unintentional injury. For the 2012-2013 GSHS conducted in Chile, a total of 2,049 students ages 13-17 years were canvassed. Data were collected through a self-reported questionnaire.

Suggested citation 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Ministry of Health (Chile), World Health Organization (WHO). Chile Global School-Based Student Health Survey 2012-2013. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization (WHO).