2013 NCHS Urban-Rural Classification Scheme for Counties
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.
Deborah D. Ingram, Sheila J. Franco
National Center for Health Statistics
Rural definitions · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data