National Survey of Family Growth–Key Statistics

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The National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG) gathers information on family life, marriage and divorce, pregnancy, infertility, use of contraception, and men’s and women’s health. The survey results are used by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and others to plan health services and health education programs and to do statistical studies of families, fertility, and health.

Key statistics from NSFG can be found at the following web address:

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Page last reviewed: May 27, 2009
Page last updated: May 27, 2009