YRBSS methods

Date: 2018
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Website
Author:  Division of Adolescent and School Health (DASH), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Publisher:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

See This Resource

This website provides the latest CDC report describing the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) methodology. It also provides helpful guidance on software suitable for analyzing YRBS data, combining data across years and sites, interpretation of trend data and how to analyze sexual minority data.

Populations:  Adolescents
Settings:  Schools, Middle School, High School
About Suicide:  Data and Statistics, Behavioral Health Disorders, Depression/Bipolar, Substance Abuse, Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Ideation, Attempts, Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Finding and Using Data