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  • promote health
  • It is the thesis of this report that further improvements in the health of the American people can and will be achieved--not alone through increased medical care and greater health expenditures--but through a renewed national commitment to efforts designed to prevent disease and to promote health. (docplayer.net)
  • Type
  • Adherence to preventive health behaviors for chronic diseases would avert 80% of all heart disease, stroke, type II diabetes, and more than 40% of cancer cases. (wku.edu)
  • Children
  • Test of a Hypothetical Model for Health Promoting Behavior in School-aged Children. (e-chnr.org)
  • This report is presented as a guide to insure even greater health for the American people and an improved quality of life for themselves, their children and their children's children. (docplayer.net)
  • The percentage of nonelderly Americans covered by Medicaid and other government-sponsored health insurance coverage did not change between 1998 and 1999, though some children benefited from expansions in government-funded programs. (ebri.org)
  • The percentage of children in families just above the poverty level without health insurance coverage declined dramatically, from 27.2 percent uninsured in 1998 to 19.7 percent uninsured in 1999. (ebri.org)
  • young
  • HEALTHY ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS Subgoal: Reducing Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents Subgoal: Reducing Alcohol and Drug Misuse CHAPTER 6: HEALTH ADULTS Subgoal: Reducing Heart Attacks and Strokes. (docplayer.net)
  • programs
  • In 1999, 34.1 million Americans received health insurance from public programs, and an additional 15.8 million purchased it directly from an insurer. (ebri.org)
  • Twenty-five million Americans participated in the Medicaid program, and 6.5 million received their health insurance through the Tricare and CHAMPVA programs and other government programs designed to provide coverage for retired military members and their families. (ebri.org)
  • study
  • The purpose of this study is to describe the preventive health behaviors for chronic diseases among Mexican Americans residing along U.S.-Mexico border and in the U.S. (wku.edu)
  • least
  • In 1999, for the first time since at least 1987, the percentage of Americans with health insurance increased: 82.5 percent of nonelderly Americans (under age 65) were covered by some form of health insurance, up from 81.6 percent in 1998. (ebri.org)
  • 2017
  • In 1988, RTI International started conducting the survey, and they have been contracted by SAMHSA to continue doing so through 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • Demographic and He
  • Furthermore, the 2008 Demographic and Health Survey showed that over 30.5% of married women have experienced at least one or more forms of physical, emotional or sexual violence in their marriage The social context of violence in Nigeria is based largely on its patriarchal society. (wikipedia.org)
  • World Health Organ
  • The files on this page are 20 KB to 2 MB (unless indicated) and link to the World Health Organization . (cdc.gov)
  • The World Mental Health Survey Initiative is a collaborative project by World Health Organization, Harvard University, University of Michigan, and country-based researchers worldwide to coordinate the analysis and implementation of epidemiological surveys of mental and behavioral disorders and substance abuse in all WHO Regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Sisterhood Method is a household survey to estimate maternal deaths recommended by the World Health Organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • AGEing
  • In 2016, the survey was operating under the MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing (which was established in 2008) and based in Bloomsbury, London, England, directed by Professor Diana Kuh. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) is a multidisciplinary and cross-national panel database of micro data on health, socio-economic status and social and family networks of more than 120,000 individuals aged 50 or over (more than 297,000 interviews). (wikipedia.org)
  • SHARE is harmonized with its role models and sister studies the U.S. Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA), and has the advantage of encompassing cross-national variation in public policy, culture and history across a variety of European countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000
  • Since 2000, DHS (and some AIS) surveys have collected data on ownership and use of mosquito nets, treatment of fever in children, and intermittent preventive treatment of pregnant women. (wikipedia.org)
  • National-level Health Examination Surveys (HES) had been carried out by multiple European countries beginning in the late 1950s, with increased interest in conducting HESs by national governments beginning around the year 2000, but there was no standardisation of parameters between countries prior to 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • A second round (MICS2) in 2000 increased the depth of the survey, allowing monitoring of a larger number of globally agreed indicators. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2002
  • The first HINTS data were collected between October 2002 and April 2003 via a Random Digit Dial (RDD) telephone survey using a Computer Assisted Telephone Interview (CATI) format to accommodate complex skip-patterns based on respondent's answers. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was originally called the National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, but was renamed in 2002 to its current name. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stereotype Threat and Race of Interviewer Effects in a Survey on Political Knowledge," American Journal of Political Science, 47 (December 2002): 33-45. (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • About one-quarter of adults age 40 and older, and more than four in 10 of those who identify as racial/ethnic minorities, believe that the best way to maintain/improve brain health is to play brain games. (aarp.org)
  • Attending religious services is a top activity adults age 40+ believe maintains or improves brain health. (aarp.org)
  • however in 1989, health and nutritional data were only collected from preschoolers and adults aged 20-45. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, HINTS data users have examined how adults 18 years and older use different communication channels (e.g., the Internet) to obtain vital health information for themselves and their loved ones. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) is a survey research program conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) to assess the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States, and to track changes over time. (wikipedia.org)
  • indicators
  • Surve Malawi is popular country Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS): provide data for monitoring and impact evaluation indicators in the areas of population, health, and nutrition. (wikipedia.org)
  • AIDS Indicator Surveys (AIS): provide countries with a standardized tool to obtain indicators for the effective monitoring of national HIV/AIDS programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Malaria Indicators Surveys (MIS): Provide data on bednet ownership and use, prevention of malaria during pregnancy, and prompt and effective treatment of fever in young children. (wikipedia.org)
  • The EHES Manual defined protocols for health measurements, described organization of the fieldwork, discussed ethical issues, established definitions of data-reporting indicators, included information on sampling, and provided "other details relating to the planning and conducting of a national HES. (wikipedia.org)
  • The content is expanded to cover new priorities, including adjustments to cover approximately half of the survey-based SDG indicators (about 40 of about 80). (wikipedia.org)
  • Grades
  • Schools received letter grades for each, given an overall GPA and ranked accordingly in the 2007 Sexual Health Report Card. (thehoya.com)
  • priorities
  • Third, it was an annual survey, allowing for the tracking of trends over time, highlighting evolving appetites for change, priorities, and preferences. (wikipedia.org)
  • sexual health
  • Georgetown finished tied for 115th out of 139 U.S. universities on Trojan Condoms' second annual sexual health survey, a slight drop from the school's ranking a year ago. (thehoya.com)
  • Trojan reviewed 139 Division I universities and assessed each of their sexual health programs in 11 different categories. (thehoya.com)
  • Day said Georgetown has a number of excellent, accessible sexual health resources. (thehoya.com)
  • Jim Daniels, vice president of marketing for Trojan, said that Trojan Evolve and the Sexual Health Report Card are designed to address issues concerning their target age group, those from 18 to 24. (thehoya.com)
  • College is a time of enlightenment, and having comprehensive, fact-based information is critical in evolving their lives and their sexual health. (thehoya.com)
  • The study only takes into consideration university resources on sexual health, not unaffiliated organizations, like H*yas for Choice. (thehoya.com)
  • Julia Marter (COL '08) and Nicole Cramer (COL '08), board members of H*yas for Choice, said in a joint statement that they believe their organization provides an important service by filling a void in sexual health awareness and services at Georgetown. (thehoya.com)
  • Georgetown's two most egregious faults are the lack of condoms - for purchase or free distribution - on campus, and the lack of comprehensive sexual health information offered on the Georgetown Web site," they said. (thehoya.com)
  • questionnaire
  • A health examination survey consists of the collection of both interview data (in the form of a self-guided questionnaire, an interview with a medical professional, or both) and physical examination data such as blood testing and weight measurement. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the CATI instrument was modified to produce a printed questionnaire, the survey and a cover letter were sent to the address sample. (wikipedia.org)
  • trends
  • Researchers use the data to identify trends in health communication, including how people find cancer information, which sources they use, their feelings about the search process, and how they perceive cancer overall. (wikipedia.org)
  • implementation
  • Country Representatives [PDF 57 KB] Lists country representatives who have completed a GSHS survey implementation workshop. (cdc.gov)
  • The purpose of the survey is to capture the range of climate beneficial/soil health practices currently in use or barriers to their implementation experienced by North Coast vineyard owners and managers. (constantcontact.com)
  • respondents
  • In the latter case, for example, if black respondents are interviewed by black interviewers in pre-election surveys, they are more likely to actually vote in the upcoming election than if they are interviewed by white interviewers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Black respondents in a survey of political knowledge, for example, get fewer correct answers to factual questions about politics when interviewed by white interviewers than when interviewed by black interviewers. (wikipedia.org)
  • UNICEF
  • The list is not inclusive of all standard tabulations produced in a full survey, but forms those that are central to global monitoring by UNICEF and others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Healthcare
  • EHES data have furthermore been used as the basis for more specific studies, such as examination of issues in participation rates in healthcare surveys and identification of groups with risk factors for metabolic syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • The survey was developed in partnership with a variety of key stakeholders in the healthcare system, working together to provide their experience and perspective on the system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Partners included - Association of Canadian Academic Healthcare Organizations, Canadian Healthcare Association, Canadian Home Care Association, Canadian Medical Association, Canadian Nurses Association, Health Charities Coalition of Canada, Université de Montréal - Groupe de recherche en gestion thérapeutique, Merck Frosst Canada Ltd., POLLARA Research, and Rogers Media. (wikipedia.org)
  • annual
  • The Health Care in Canada Survey (HCIC) is a comprehensive annual survey of Canadian public and health care providers' opinions on health care issues. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Survey on Drug Use and Health, often abbreviated NSDUH, is an annual nationwide survey on the use of legal and illegal drugs, as well as mental disorders, that has been conducted by the United States federal government since 1971. (wikipedia.org)
  • fertility
  • Originally this survey was intended as a one-off project and was designed to answer questions such as;why had the national fertility rate in Britain been consistently dropping? (wikipedia.org)
  • results
  • This fact sheet (April 2015) presents results on the relationship between family income and children's health and health care in Wisconsin. (wisconsin.gov)
  • The National Center for Health Statistics publishes periodical statistical summaries, compiling the results of the most recent NHIS and trending those statistics over time for certain groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, NIOSH has published five peer-reviewed journal articles from the 2010 National Health Interview Survey Occupational Health Supplement results. (wikipedia.org)
  • The results from this survey influenced the decisions made when setting up the British National Health Service in 1948. (wikipedia.org)
  • The results from the survey can help guide decision makers, serving as a roadmap to health system reform. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus, survey-specific additional questions are always suggested to follow the same guidelines: No question should be asked without a clear plan for tabulation of results. (wikipedia.org)
  • The United States National Institutes of Health and the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey used results obtained by measuring at the top of the iliac crest. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • GSHS is a school-based survey conducted primarily among students aged 13-17 years. (cdc.gov)
  • NHIS allows both governmental and outside researchers to obtain estimates on a variety of health-related topics among either the entire nation or specific demographic groups of the population. (wikipedia.org)
  • SHARE data document a strong relationship between education and health among the older population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Only a low level of sexual activity among the approximately 800 teenagers surveyed was found with incidence increasing with age. (wikipedia.org)
  • researchers
  • The survey was conducted by an international team of researchers whose backgrounds include nutrition, public health, economics, sociology, Chinese studies, and demography. (wikipedia.org)
  • barriers
  • Program planners can use the data to overcome barriers to health-information access and to obtain data to help them create more effective communication strategies. (wikipedia.org)
  • services
  • This survey includes topics such as health insurance coverage, health status, health problems, and use of health care services. (wisconsin.gov)
  • Carol Day, director of health education services at Georgetown, said that she was not surprised with the low ranking because of the university's Catholic status. (thehoya.com)
  • The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) tracks health insurance coverage in the United States using the NHIS. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the health section, details about insurance coverage, availability of medical facilities, curative care and illness information with associated time and money costs, preventive care with a focus on immunizations, and use of family planning and other preventive services were obtained. (wikipedia.org)
  • collaboration
  • Coordination for the pilot project was administered by the EHES Pilot Reference Centre (EHES RC), a collaboration between Finland's National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), Italy's Istituto Superiore di Sanità (ISS), and Norway's Statistics Norway (SSB). (wikipedia.org)
  • gauge
  • The Center for Disease Control and Prevention's Behavioral Risk Factors Surveillance Survey and National Health Interview Survey) to gauge the effects of policy changes on population health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The intent and spirit of the survey was not to provide a report card on the status of the health system, but rather to gauge the need for change, and to provide direction to government on where change is needed, and the options supported by stakeholders of the system. (wikipedia.org)
  • organizations
  • The partnership represented a broad base of stakeholders in the system, including health care providers, health organizations and institutions, university institutes, the community and homecare sectors, and the innovative pharmaceutical industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • Web tables for counties, regions, and the state that provide estimates of the number and percent of the population by poverty status, health insurance coverage over the past year, and type of health insurance. (wisconsin.gov)
  • Georgetown finished 80th out of the 100 universities surveyed last year. (thehoya.com)
  • With nearly 20 European countries planning to conduct their own HESs within a five-year window, it was decided that standardization of survey protocols was a priority. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 1946 birth cohort study (which became known later as National Survey of Health & Development) was set up by J. W. B. Douglas less than a year after the end of the second world war. (wikipedia.org)
  • Officials
  • The file contains merged data from five sources: 2010 National Profile of Local Health Departments, a survey of local health departments conducted by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO). (umich.edu)
  • 2010 State and Territorial Public Health Survey, a survey of state and United States territory health departments conducted by the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO). (umich.edu)
  • 2010 National Profile of Local Health Departments, a survey of local health departments conducted by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO). (umich.edu)
  • questions
  • This supplement included questions about work-related health conditions, work organization factors, and occupational psychosocial and physical/chemical exposures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Income can be approximated from the survey in 3 ways: through responses to direct questions about income, through the summation of net receipts from all reported activities, and through responses to questions about expenditures. (wikipedia.org)
  • population
  • 2011 County Health Rankings, a compilation of county-level health measures and within-state county health rankings produced by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. (umich.edu)
  • This fact sheet presents statistics on the health and health care of Wisconsin's American Indian population. (wisconsin.gov)
  • The data is weighted to reflect Current Population Survey and American Community Survey benchmarks. (aarp.org)
  • The DHS Program produces publications that provide country specific and comparative data on population, health, and nutrition in developing countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The original promoters of this survey had been the Population Investigation Committee with help from the Royal College of Obstetricians and some funding from the Nuffield Foundation and the National Birthday Trust Fund. (wikipedia.org)
  • surveillance
  • As a national-level surveillance vehicle for cancer and health communication, HINTS can make valuable contributions to the larger cyberinfrastructure devoted to health and may potentially be leveraged with other national-level surveys (e.g. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • It was conducted annually over the decade 1998-2007, and was developed to provide direction for governments as they work to manage health care reform. (wikipedia.org)
  • The goal of the partnership was to develop a resource that provides strong direction to decision makers in this time of health care review and reform. (wikipedia.org)
  • Secondly, the experiences of the public and health care providers are captured, providing the ability to compare and contrast the reflections of these groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • The advent of hospitals and their associated fees presented a model of health care that was previously counter-intuitive to the Bariba people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Study
  • The study sought to understand factors that influence the participation in CSAs along with the relationship to brain health and mental well-being. (aarp.org)
  • mental
  • A CLEEN Foundation's 2012 National Crime and Safety Survey demonstrated that 31% of the national sample confessed to being victims of domestic violence Domestic violence takes many forms including physical, sexual, emotional, and mental. (wikipedia.org)
  • Education
  • The survey continued with a sample (which excluded illegitimate children and twins) of 5 362 of the children using regular follow-ups to explore the impact of a National Health Service on health and to explore differences in child development by factors like social class, health and education. (wikipedia.org)
  • This sample is diverse with variation found in a wide-ranging set of socioeconomic factors (income, employment, education and modernization) and other related health, nutritional and demographic measures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health Education Research. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • The survey also found a nationwide increase in domestic violence in the past 3 years from 21% in 2011 to 30% in 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • countries
  • Since 1984, The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program has provided technical assistance to more than 300 demographic and health surveys in over 90 countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Collaborators in this survey come from all WHO regions of the world, with 27 participating countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Phase two would involve carrying out the full-scale surveys in the initial 8-12 nations, and coordinating the design and preparation of full-scale surveys in the other European countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • EHES RC created a centralised system for data management and reporting of survey data, designed and produced training seminars for participating countries, provided logistical support to countries participating in the pilot studies, published standardized HES protocols in an EHES Manual, and supervised both internal and external quality control for the EHES. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first round of surveys (MICS1) was carried out in over 60 countries in mainly 1995 and 1996 in response to the World Summit for Children and measurement of the mid-decade progress. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 2018, a total of more than 300 surveys will have been completed in more than 100 countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • X: National Survey S: Sub-national Survey Note: Only countries from UNICEF's official list are included. (wikipedia.org)