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The questionnaires are designed by a working group of state coordinators and CDC staff. Each has three parts: 1) the core component, consisting of the fixed, rotating, and emerging cores, 2) optional modules, and 3) state-added questions. more

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English Language Questionnaires

  2009 Survey Questions (PDF - 358K)
2008 Survey Questions (PDF - 374K)
2007 Survey Questions (PDF - 355K)
2006 Survey Questions (PDF - 377K)
2005 Survey Questions (PDF - 405K)
2004 Survey Questions (PDF - 366K)
2003 Survey Questions (PDF - 444K)
2002 Survey Questions (PDF - 198K)
2001 Survey Questions (PDF - 168K)
2000 Survey Questions (PDF - 165K)
1999 Survey Questions (PDF - 289K)
1998 Survey Questions (PDF - 299K)
1997 Survey Questions (PDF - 273K)
1996 Survey Questions (PDF - 213K)
1995 Survey Questions (PDF - 201K)
1994 Survey Questions (PDF - 152K)
1993 Survey Questions (PDF - 172K)
1992 Survey Questions (PDF - 159K)
1991 Survey Questions (PDF - 160K)
1990 Survey Questions (PDF - 429K)
1989 Survey Questions (PDF - 461K)
1988 Survey Questions (PDF - 432K)
1987 Survey Questions (PDF - 311K)
1986 Survey Questions (PDF - 197K)
1985 Survey Questions (PDF - 192K)
1984 Survey Questions (PDF - 224K)
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