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

National 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
Students in grades 9 – 12 who report being offered, sold, or given an illegal drug on school property
Denominator
Students in grades 9 – 12 attending public or private schools
Questions Used to Obtain the National Baseline Data

[YRBS QUESTION] 59. During the past 12 months, has anyone offered, sold, or given you an illegal drug on school property? A. Yes B. No

Data Collection Frequency
Biennial
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable