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What does YRBS stand for?

YRBS stands for Youth Risk Behavior Survey


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The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction, Safe and Healthy Schools Division and the North Dakota Department of Health, Division of Chronic Disease, Tobacco Prevention and Control Program are collectively requesting proposals for conducting the Youth Risk Behavior Survey and Youth Tobacco Survey in North Dakota.
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.
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.
SOURCES: cyberbullying: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Facebook members: Facebook; seatbelt data: Youth Risk Behavior surveys (2001 to 2003): teen surveys: Peter D Hart Research Associates