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Global School-based Student Health Survey 2003
Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education and Sports, World Health Organization, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Dec 12, 2013
Mar 29, 2019
The data from this study are used in the following publications:
The Link Between Nutrition and Mental Health in Sub-Saharan African Adolescents: Findings from the Global School-Based Health Survey
Global Social Welfare (2016).
Balogun, Olukunmi, Ai Koyanagi, Andrew Stickley, Stuart Gilmour, and Kenji Shibuya.
Alcohol consumption and psychological distress in adolescents: a multi-country study
Journal of Adolescent Health 54, no. 2 (2014): 228-234.
Best, Cora, Nicole Neufingerl, Laura Van Geel, Tina Briel, and Saskia Osendarp.
The Nutritional Status of School-Aged Children: Why Should We Care?
Food & Nutrition Bulletin 31, no. 3 (2010): 400-417.
Brown, David W, Leanne Riley, Alexander Butchart, and Laura Kann.
Bullying Among Youth from Eight African Countries and Associations with Adverse Health Behaviors
Pediatric Health 2, no. 3 (2008): 289-299.
Brown, David W, Leanne Riley, Alexander Butchart, David R Meddings, Laura Kann, and Alison P Harvey.
Exposure to Physical and Sexual Violence and Adverse Health Behaviours in African Children: Results from the Global School-based Student Health Survey
Bulletin of the World Health Organization 87, no. 6 (2009): 447-455.
Devries, Karen M, Elizabeth Allen, Jennifer C Child, Eddy Walakira, Jenny Parkes, Diana Elbourne, Charlotte Watts, and Dipak Naker.
The Good Schools Toolkit to Prevent Violence against Children in Ugandan Primary Schools: Study Protocol for a Cluster Randomised Controlled Trial
Fleming, Lila C, and Kathryn H Jacobsen.
Bullying among Middle-School Students in Low and Middle Income Countries
Health Promotion International 25, no. 1 (2010): 73-84.
Gaylor, Elizabeth, and Monica H Swahn.
Violence and Abuse in Society: Understanding a Global Crisis
The Role of Sex and Urbanicity in Physical Fighting and Suicidal Ideation among Students in Uganda (2012).
Guthold, Regina, Melanie J Cowan, Christine S Autenrieth, Laura Kann, and Leanne M Riley.
Physical activity and sedentary behavior among schoolchildren: a 34-country comparison
The Journal of Pediatrics 157, no. 1 (2010): 43-49.
Kabiru, Caroline W, Donatien Beguy, Joanna Crichton, and Alex C Ezeh.
Self-Reported Drunkenness among Adolescents in Four Sub-Saharan African Countries: Associations with Adverse Childhood Experiences
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 4, no. 17 (2010).
Lasserre, Aurélie M, Bharathi Viswanathan, and Pascal Bovet.
Global School-based Student Health Survey
Malina, Robert M, and Peter T Katzmarzyk.
Physical Activity and Fitness in an International Growth Standard for Preadolescent and Adolescent Children
Food & Nutrition Bulletin 27, no. 4 (2006): 295-313.
McKinnon, Britt, Geneviève Gariépy, Mariane Sentenac, and Frank J Elgar.
Adolescent suicidal behaviours in 32 low-and middle-income countries
Bull World Health Organ 94, no. 5 (2016): 340-350G.
Nizeyimana, E., and J. S Phillips.
Perceived Constraints to Physical Activity among Students at Paramedical Institutions in Uganda
African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance 12, no. 4 (2006): 394-402.
Page, Randy M, and Mallory Danielson.
Multi-country, cross-national comparison of youth tobacco use: findings from global school-based health surveys
Addictive behaviors 36, no. 5 (2011): 470-478.
Page, Randy M, and Cougar P Hall.
Psychosocial Distress and Alcohol Use as Factors in Adolescent Sexual Behavior Among Sub-Saharan African Adolescents
Journal of School Health 79, no. 8 (2009): 369-379.
Palmier B, Jane.
Prevalence and Correlates of Suicidal Ideation among Students in Sub-Saharan Africa
Master Thesis, Georgia State University, 2011.
Early Smoking Initiation and Associated Factors among in-School Male and Female Adolescents in Seven African Countries
African Health Sciences 11, no. 3 (2011): 320-328.
Peltzer, Karl, and Supa Pengpid.
Overweight and obesity and associated factors among school-aged adolescents in Ghana and Uganda
International journal of environmental research and public health 8, no. 10 (2011).
Pengpid, Supa, and Karl Peltzer.
Hygiene Behaviours and Associated Factors Among inschool Adolescents in Nine African Countries
International Journal of Behavioral Medicine 18, no. 2 (2011): 150-159.
Richards, Justin, Charlie Foster, Nick Townsend, and Adrian Bauman.
Physical fitness and mental health impact of a sport-for-development intervention in a post-conflict setting: randomised controlled trial nested within an observational study of adolescents in Gulu, Uganda
BMC Public Health (2014).
Swahn, Monica H, Bina Ali, Jane Palmier, Nazarius M Tumwesigye, George Sikazwe, Jeremiahs Twa-Twa, and Kasirye Rogers.
Early alcohol use and problem drinking among students in Zambia and Uganda
Journal of Public Health in Africa 2, no. 20 (2011): 83-86.
Swahn, Monica H, Sarah Braunstein, Jane B Palmier, Rogers Kasirye, and Huang Yao.
Disparities in Sexual Activity Indicators among Youth Living in the Slums of Kampala: Comparisons with Representative National and Urban School-Attending Youth
International STD Research & Reviews 2, no. 1 (2014): 21-28.
Swahn, Monica H, Lindsay Gressard, Jane B Palmier, Huang Yao, and Melissa Haberlen.
The Prevalence of Very Frequent Physical Fighting among Boys and Girls in 27 Countries and Cities: Regional and Gender Differences
Journal of Environmental and Public Health (2013).
Swahn, Monica H, Jane B Palmier, and Sarah M Braunstein.
Prevalence and Gender Differences in Suicide Idea-tion of Youth: A Cross-national comparison of 19 Countries and Cities
Swahn, Monica H, Jane B Palmier, Rogers Kasirye, and Nina K Babihuga.
Mental Health Disparities among Youth Living in the Slums of Kampala
Turagabeci, Amelia R, Keiko Nakamura, and Takehito Takano.
Healthy Lifestyle Behaviour Decreasing Risks of Being Bullied, Violence and Injury
PloS One 3, no. 2 (2008).
Twa-Twa, J. M, and Suzan Oketcho.
Global School Based Student Health Survey 2003: Uganda Country Report
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