Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS)

Metadata Updated: March 5, 2020

The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) monitors 6 types of health-risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death and disability among youth and adults, including: behaviors that contribute to unintentional injuries and violence; sexual behaviors that contribute to unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including HIV infection; alcohol and other drug use; tobacco use; unhealthy dietary behaviors; inadequate physical activity. YRBSS also measures the prevalence of obesity and asthma among youth and young adults. YRBSS includes a national school-based survey conducted by CDC and state, territorial, tribal, and local surveys conducted by state, territorial, and local education and health agencies and tribal governments.

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Metadata Created Date June 19, 2015
Metadata Updated Date March 5, 2020

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date June 19, 2015
Metadata Updated Date March 5, 2020
Publisher Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health & Human Services
Unique Identifier 83a48652-f4c3-4d9c-8f04-3e59b6a50878
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Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 009:20
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Data Quality True
Harvest Object Id 565393ee-ba9a-4d8d-b287-b9eebe4eff9b
Harvest Source Id 15c538b5-31a0-474e-8ba5-c85ee421cb4d
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Data First Published 2013-05-01
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Data Last Modified 2020-03-04
Program Code 009:027
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Source Hash 3657fd0d667a5a6ab142aedb00212fe04e660085
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 1991-01-01T00:00:00-05:00/1991-01-01T00:00:00-05:00
Category Health, National

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