NSDUH allows for estimating characteristics at the person level, pair level, and household or QDU level. This report describes the weight calibration methods used for the pair- and QDU-level respondents. As described in the person-level report, NSDUH is an annual survey of about 67,500 people selected from the civilian, noninstitutionalized...
This report details the 2018 sample design for the NSDUH and covers the design overview, target population, and stages of sample selection. The design overview describes how the sample design remains consistent with NSDUH’s designs since 1991 and has extended coverage of the sample since then to include additional resident...
This is the Field Interviewer Manuals used for the 2019 NSDUH. It contains information the Field Interviewer uses to manage daily tasks and complete survey screening and interviews.
These documents are either short term or long term comparisons between state-level estimates.
This document briefly describes one of these other data systems that publish state estimates and presents selected comparisons with NSDUH results: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) and Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS).
A document describing how to use the P-Value Tables. The format is either HTML or PDF.
These tables show the significance testing results between a particular state and other states or the national estimate. They are in CSV or Excel format.
SAMHSA Prevention Day, February 4, 2019 Elinore F. McCance-Katz, MD, PhD, Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
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These are the pill images used in the prescription drug use items within the 2019 NSDUH Questionnaire.
This is the 2019 NSDUH questionnaire used for screening respondents.
These are the 2019 showcards field interviewers use during the interview.
This is the 2019 NSDUH interview questionnaire. The table of contents allows you to jump to particular sections.
2019 Methodological Resource Book
This report evaluates NSDUH\'s coverage of several demographic, socioeconomic, and geographic domains or subpopulations that are of interest to data users. It is intended to be an informative summary of NSDUH coverage with respect to other sources of data. In most cases, the data source that is used for comparison...
This document provides information on the model-based small area estimates of substance use and mental disorders in states based on data from the combined 2016-2017 National Surveys on Drug Use and Health (NSDUHs).