2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey Results
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What has been changed for the 2013 YRBS?

·         Trend Report: Trend reports are enhanced to make interpretation and sharing of the results easier. Site-added questions are included in addition to standard questions.

·    Sample Statistics: Design effect is calculated in a new way for the sample statistics report.  This change is explained in the “Sample Statistics Documentation” and in the footnote of the sample statistics report.

·    Data files: Files used in SAS and SPSS come in a different format than in the past so that they will work with all versions of SAS and SPSS.

·    Documentation: All documentation is updated to make it easier to read and use.

What is new for the 2013 YRBS?

·    Sexual Minority Reports: If your YRBS questionnaire included questions on the sexual identity and/or sex of sexual partners, this CD contains report(s) comparing the risk behaviors of sexual minority students with non-sexual minority students.

·    Academic Achievement Report: If your YRBS questionnaire included the question on grades earned in school, this CD contains a report describing how risk behaviors vary by academic achievement.

·    10-year Trend Report: If your site has many years of data, this CD contains a second trend report that includes data from just the past 10 years.


Visit www.cdc.gov/yrbs for more information about the YRBS.

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