California Health Interview Survey Announces New Data on Health and Wellbeing of State Residents


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The California Health Interview Survey (CHIS) presents new data covering the health and wellbeing of California residents.

The new data also illustrates a two-year (2011–12) effort to survey a representative sample of Californians in all 58 counties. The survey was conducted by UCLA Center for Health Policy Research and handled in five languages: English, Spanish, Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin dialects), Korean and Vietnamese.



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