Frequently Asked Questions

Are there local YRBSS data available?
Where can I obtain local data on youth risk behaviors?

Are there local YRBSS data available?
No, the YRBSS is a statewide sample of schools and students, which generate data that is generalizable to all public high school students in the state.

Where can I obtain local data on youth risk behaviors?
The best option is to check with the local school district to inquire if data is collected from students by the school or a local organization or agency, and if so, if it can be obtained.

 

For other frequently asked questions about the YRBSS, visit the CDC website.