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Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) 2015 Results

Posted by on June 20th, 2016 Posted in: Children and Teens, Websites


The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) monitors six types of health-risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death and disability among youth and adults, including behaviors contributing to unintentional injuries and violence, sexual behaviors related to unintended pregnancy and STDs, alcohol and other drug use, tobacco use, unhealthy dietary behaviors,  and inadequate physical activity. For 2015 results, you can

  • read and share CDC YRBSS Results and Trend Fact Sheets, http://1.usa.gov/28IPDhH
  • watch Healthcare Triage: Kids Today… Are Pretty Great by Aaron Caroll comparing results from 1991 to those from 2015, http://bit.ly/28JLfhK
  • use the YRBSS Youth Online to create your own comparison, such as results from 1995 and 2015, http://1.usa.gov/28Jvkij

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