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AH-7 Reduce the proportion of adolescents who have been offered, sold, or given an illegal drug on school property

About the Data: National

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

Data Source: 
Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS); 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): 
22.7 (2009)
Target: 
20.4
Target-Setting Method: 
10 percent improvement
Numerator: 

Number of students in grades 9 through 12 who report being offered, sold, or given an illegal drug on school property

Denominator: 

Number of students in grades 9 through 12 attending public or private schools

Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective: 
Not applicable
Questions Used to Obtain the National Baseline Data: 

    From the 2009 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System:

    [NUMERATOR:]

    During the past 12 months, has anyone offered, sold, or given you an illegal drug on school property?

    1. Yes
    2. No
Data Collection Frequency: 
Biennial

About the Data: State

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the state-level data.

Data Source: 
Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (CDC/NCHHSTP)
Measure: 
percent
Numerator: 

Number of students in grades 9 through 12 who report being offered, sold, or given an illegal drug on school property

Denominator: 

Number of students in grades 9 through 12 attending public or private schools

Questions Used to Obtain the State Data: 

      From the 2009 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System:

      [NUMERATOR:]

      During the past 12 months, has anyone offered, sold, or given you an illegal drug on school property?

      1. Yes
      2. No
Data Collection Frequency: 
Biennial