Asthma Data & Statistics
This page provides data about youth asthma and school health programs, policies, and practices designed to address asthma in school settings. These data are collected through surveillance systems administered by CDC’s Division of Adolescent and School Health.
The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) monitors health-risk behaviors among adolescents and young adults.
Youth Online: YRBSS Interactive Data 2013 Asthma
The School Health Policies and Practices Study is a national survey periodically conducted to assess school health policies and practices at the state, district, school, and classroom levels.
Find data about asthma-related practices by state and DASH-funded district; see "Health Services" and "Healthy and Safe School Environment"
School Health Profiles is a system of biennial surveys assessing school health policies and practices in states, large urban school districts, territories, and tribal governments.
Fact sheets on policies and programs related to asthma; health education; HIV, STD, and pregnancy prevention; unintentional injuries and violence; and school health councils