Question

Were you aware that 2/3 of adults experiencing homelessness have not received a high school diploma or completed a GED?

2017 YRBS Optional Question List Released

Sunday, June 5, 2016

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently released its 2017 YRBS optional question list to YRBS coordinators. For the first time ever, the YRBS optional questionnaire will include two homelessness questions.

The YRBS monitors priority health risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death, disability, and social problems among youth and adults, and includes a national school-based survey of high school students conducted every two years, as well as regional surveys in individual states and some school districts.

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