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IVP-27.2 Data Details

IVP-27.2 Increase the proportion of public and private schools that require students to wear appropriate protective gear when engaged in school-sponsored intramural activities or physical activity clubs

About the Data

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

National Data Source
School Health Policies and Practices Study (SHPPS); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (CDC/NCHHSTP)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
85.8 (2006)
Target
94.4
Target-Setting Method
10 percent improvement
Numerator
Number of public and private schools that require students to wear appropriate protective gear when engaged in intramural activities or physical activity clubs
Denominator
Number of public and private schools
Questions Used to Obtain the National Baseline Data

From the 2006 School Health Policies and Programs Study:

[NUMERATOR:]

Has your state adopted a policy requiring that students wear appropriate protective gear when engaged in intramural activities or physical activity clubs?

  1. Yes
  2. No
  3. Don’t know
Data Collection Frequency
Periodic
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Retained from HP2010 objective
Methodology Notes

Starting with the 2012 survey, the name of the SHPPS survey was changed from the School Health Policies and Programs Study to the School Health Policies and Practices Study.