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1999 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) Summary Report

Please Note: This report is available only on the web. Please browse the table of contents. Additional newsletters and reports which include special analyses on selected topics from the YRBS data are here: Youth Survey Publications.


ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
INTRODUCTION
About this Report
Why Oregon Conducted the YRBS
METHODOLOGY
VEHICLE SAFETY (pdf)
Seatbelt Use
Bicycle Helmet Use
Drinking and Driving
WEAPON CARRYING AND FIGHTING (pdf)
Weapon Carrying
Physical Fighting
OTHER INJURY-RELATED ISSUES (pdf)
Harassment
Physical Abuse
Sexual Abuse
Depression and Suicide
TOBACCO USE (pdf)
Cigarette Smoking
Smokeless Tobacco Use
Access to Cigarettes
Smoking on School Property
Smoking Attitudes and Exposure
MARIJUANA, COCAINE, AND OTHER ILLEGAL DRUG USE
Marijuana Use
Cocaine Use
Other Illegal Drug Use
SEXUAL ACTIVITY, PREGNANCY AND STD RISKS (pdf)
Sexual Activity
Pregnancy
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
EATING BEHAVIORS, NUTRITION, AND EXERCISE (pdf)
Body Mass Index (BMI) and Body Image (pdf)
Eating Behaviors (pdf)
Nutrition (pdf)
Exercise and Other Activities (pdf)
ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE (pdf)

APPENDIX A (pdf): FREQUENCIES FROM THE 1999 OREGON YRBS

APPENDIX B (pdf): Synopsis of YRBS Results, 1991-1999
Vehicle Safety
Weapon Carrying and Fighting
Other Injury-Related Issues
Cigarette Use and Purchase
Chewing Tobacco and Alcohol Use
Other Drug Use
Sex Knowledge and Behavior
Eating Beha​viors and Exercise
APPENDIX C (pdf): COMPARISON GRAPHS: OREGON YRBS RESULTS BY ENROLLMENT SIZE OF SCHOOLS, 1999
APPENDIX D (pdf): COMPARISON GRAPHS: OREGON YRBS RESULTS FOR SCHOOLS PARTICIPATING IN BOTH 1997 AND 1999
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