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United States National Health Interview Survey 2019


General Info
Original or alternative title 
2019 NHIS
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2019 - 12/2019
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

The 2019 United States National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) is a cross-sectional household interview survey that is fielded continuously throughout the year. The NHIS is a major source of information on the health of the population of the United States. The 2019 survey covered a wide variety of topics such as family composition, socio-demographic characteristics, injuries, health insurance, income and assets, health conditions, and health behaviors.

Absenteeism, Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, Analgesics, Anthropometry, Antihypertensive drugs, Anxiety, Anxiety disorders, Assets, Asthma, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Birth place, Bladder cancer, Blood tests, Bone cancers, Brain and nervous system cancers, Breast cancer, Bullying, COPD, Cancers, Cervix uteri cancer, Child development, Children, Cholesterol, Chronic respiratory diseases, Cognitive assessment, Colon and rectum cancers, Colonoscopy, Coping behavior, Corrective lenses, Counseling, DTP vaccines, Dental care, Diabetes, Diphtheria vaccines, Disability, Domestic migration, Drug consumption, ENDS use, Education, Emergency care, Employment, Employment benefits, Ethnicity, Eye examinations, Family composition, Family size, Fatigue, Fertility, Gallbladder and biliary tract cancers, HPV vaccines, Headache, Health care access, Health care economics, Health care personnel, Health care use, Health insurance, Health resources, Health status, Hearing aids, Hearing loss, Heart disease, Height, Home care, Hospitals, Hours worked, Housing, Hypertension, Hysterectomy, Idiopathic intellectual disability, Immunization, Income, Influenza vaccines, Institutionalized population, Insulin, International migration, Ischemic heart disease, Kidney and other urinary organ cancers, Larynx cancer, Length of stay, Leukemia, Limited mobility, Live births, Liver cancer, Marital status, Maternal anthropometry, Medical tests, Medicines, Melanoma, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mental health symptoms, Military service, Mobility aids, Mouth cancer, Musculoskeletal diseases, Occult blood, Oesophagus cancer, Ovary cancer, Pain, Pancreas cancer, Pap smears, Parents, Personal health expenditures, Pervasive developmental disorders, Physical activity, Pneumococcal vaccines, Poverty, Pregnancy, Prescriptions, Prostate cancer, Public social assistance, Race, School enrollment, Screening, Screening mammography, Sexual behavior, Shingles vaccines, Skin cancers, Sleep, Smokeless tobacco use, Stomach cancer, Stroke, Testicular cancer, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Thyroid cancer, Tobacco smoking, Trachea, bronchus, and lung cancers, Unemployment, Upper respiratory infections, Violence, Vision loss, Weight, Weight change