2005-2006 Health Behavior in School-aged Children (HBSC) Released

The Health Behavior in School-aged Children (HBSC) study is a cross-national research survey conducted in collaboration with the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. The HBSC aims to gain new insight into, and increase the understanding of young people's health and well-being, health behaviors, and their social context. Initiated in 1982 in three countries, there are now more than 35 participating countries and regions.
The data and documentation files for the 2005-2006 HBSC are now available for download, online analysis, and Quick Tables.

The 2005-2006 U.S. HBSC survey was supported by the Intramural Research Program of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the Maternal and Child Health Bureau of the Health Resources and Services Administration.

Access the 2005-2006 HBSC study
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