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But when compared to other long-term studies, such as the Youth Risk Behavior Survey, researchers found the steep rate of decline in youth tobacco use from 1997 to 2003 has slowed considerably.
Yet only 10 percent of US teens get the recommended hours of shut-eye, according to the study, for which Fitzgerald and her fellow researchers analyzed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's 2009 Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the 2011 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS).
The CDC analyzed data from two sources: the 2009 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, conducted among adults aged 18 years and older on both landline and cellular telephones, and the 2009 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey, filled out anonymously by students while in school.
Data Source: The 2009 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System and the 2009 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
The findings come from the National Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), which has been conducted every other year since 1991.
Research such as the Youth Risk Behavior Survey is valuable because it calls attention to the effect things have on kids, Wilburn said.
There are many instruments available to assess youth risk behaviors including the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Middle School Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) and the High School Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), the PRIDE Survey, and the Monitoring the Future Survey.