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NHANES I Data -- National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey I Data

These Stata data files were created by Jean Roth at the NBER to make easier access to the CDCs' National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey I (NHANES I) Data Files.

Compressed plain ASCII text files, Documenation, and SAS code are available from the CDC's FTP site.

The Stata .dta data files can be converted to other formats using software such as Stat/Transfer or DBMS/Copy.
Plain ASCII text files are available from the CDC website. Documenation and SAS Code are available there as well.

Internal users can access the programs and data in a UNIX shell at /homes/data/nhanes/nhanesI, or
on an NBER PC at Network Neighborhood --> NBER --> home --> data --> nhanes --> nhanesI
To download files in Internet Explorer, right click on them and select "Save Target As...".

Updates and changes.

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey I -- (NHANES I)



Stata Data File


Tape
Anthropometry Goniometry, Skeletal Age, Bone Density, and Cortical Thickness, Ages 1-74 years 4111
Arthritis Data 4121
Audiometric 4241
Biochemistry, Serology, Hematology, Blood Slides, Urine Dipst. 4800
Chest X-Ray, Pulmonary Diffusion, and Tuberculin Test Results, Ages 25-74 years 4251
Computer Measurements and Interpretations of Electrocardiograms, Ages 25-74 years 4140
Dental, Ages 1-74 years 4235
Dermatology, Ages 1-74 years 4151
Dietary Frequency and Adequacy, Ages 1-74 years 4701
General Well-Being and the CES-D Depression Scale Developed by The National Institute of Mental Health Ages 25-74 years 4171
Health Care Needs, General Medical History Supplement, and Respiratory and Cardiovascular Supplements, Ages 25-74 years 4091
Medical History Questionnaire, Ages 1-11 years 4067
Medical History Questionnaire, Ages 12-74 years 4081
Medical Examination, Ages 1-74 years 4233
Model Gram 4702
Near and Distant Vision, Ages 25-74 years 4163
Nutrient Composition 4703
Ophthalmology, Ages 1-74 years 4161
Spirometry-Best Trials Only, Ages 25-74 years 4250
24-Hour Food Consumption Intake, Ages 1-74 years 4704

E-mail Jean Roth to report errors.

Last Update: January 10, 2011 Created by Jean Roth March 26, 2007

 
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