Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) (ICPSR 28422)
Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Health and Human Services. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) monitors priority health-risk behaviors and the prevalence of obesity and asthma among youth and young adults. The YRBSS includes a national school-based survey conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state, territorial, tribal, and district surveys conducted by state, territorial, and local education and health agencies and tribal governments.
These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly (via Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS)) for details on obtaining these resources.
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: health attitudes, health behavior, obesity, risk assessment, risk factors, young adults, youths, youths at risk
Geographic Coverage: United States
Data Collection Notes:
These data are not available for distribution by ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining the data and documentation.