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Pesquisa Nacional de Saœde de Escolar (PENSE) (Brazil National Survey of School Health) -

Data Source
  • Brazil
  • Latin America & Caribbean

The Brazil National Survey of School Health is a cross-sectional study of school-attending youth. This survey covers a range of topics, including physical health, sexual health, illegal substance use, violence, health facility use, and education.

Study Website
Adolescents: Not available
  • Females and Males
Age Range:
Study Design:
  • Observational
Type of Data:
  • Cross-sectional
Areas Covered:
Investigators: Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estat’stica (Brazil Institute of Geography and Statistics)
Funders: Brazil Ministry of Health; Brazil Ministry of Education