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2013 NCHS Urban-Rural Classification Scheme for Counties

Description
Updates the CDC's 2006 National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) urban-rural county classification. Uses the classification to analyze selected National Vital Statistics System and National Health Interview Survey data, to show the utility of this classification method in identifying rural-urban differences.
Author(s)
Deborah D. Ingram, Sheila J. Franco
Date
04/2014
Type
Document
Organization
National Center for Health Statistics
Tagged as
Rural definitions · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data