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Peru Global School Based Student Health Survey 2010-2011


General Info
Peru (PER)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
11/2010 - 02/2011
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Interview

The Global School-Based Health Survey was designed to provide accurate data on health behaviors and protective factors among students, including dietary behaviors, hygiene, physical activity, tobacco and drug use, and violence and unintentional injury. It is often used to help countries develop priorities, establish programs, and advocate for resources for school health programs, policies, and youth health.

Suggested citation 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Ministry of Health (Peru), Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). Peru Global School Based Student Health Survey 2010-2011. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization (WHO).