Youth Risk Behavior Survey Data Summary & Trends Report, 2011-2021

February 13, 2023 – U.S. Teen Girls Experiencing Increased Sadness and Violence

New CDC report finds teen girls are experiencing record high levels of violence, sadness, and suicide risk; LGBQ+ teens continue to face extremely high levels of violence and mental health challenges. Findings raise urgency to invest in schools as a vital lifeline to help struggling youth.