IVP-27.1 Increase the proportion of public and private schools that require students to wear appropriate protective gear when engaged in school-sponsored physical education

National Data Source
School Health Policies and Practices Study (SHPPS); 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)
76.8 (2006)
Target
84.5
Target-Setting Method
10 percent improvement
Numerator
Number of public and private schools that require students to wear appropriate protective gear when engaged in physical education classes
Denominator
Number of public and private schools
Questions Used to Obtain the National Baseline Data

From the 2006 School Health Policies and Programs Study:

[NUMERATOR:]

Has the state adopted a policy requiring that students wear appropriate protective gear when engaged in the following activities?

1. Physical activities during physical education

  1. Yes
  2. No

2. Intramural sports

  1. Yes
  2. No

3. Interscholastic sports

  1. Yes
  2. No
Data Collection Frequency
Periodic
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Retained from HP2010 objective