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2009 Results for 7th Through 8th Grade
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YRBS
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2009 Total Percentage

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Oral Health

Percentage of students who last saw a dentist for a check-up, exam, teeth cleaning, or other dental work during the past 12 months.

72.0%

Detailed Data Table

Not Available

 

Percentage of students who have had one or more cavities in their permanent teeth.

40.8%

Detailed Data Table

Not Available

AIDS/HIV Education

Percentage of students who have ever been taught in school about AIDS or HIV infection.

74.9%

Detailed Data Table

Not Available

Asthma

Percentage of students who had ever been told by a doctor or nurse that they had asthma.

17.9%

Detailed Data Table

North Dakota YRBS
Trends 1995-2009

 

Percentage of students who had been told by a doctor or nurse that they had asthma and who still have asthma.

10.3%

Detailed Data Table

North Dakota YRBS
Trends 1995-2009

Other Miscellaneous

Percentage of students who have any physical disabilities or long-term health problems.

8.4%

Detailed Data Table

Not Available

 

Percentage of students who have any long-term emotional problems or learning disabilities.

9.7%

Detailed Data Table

Not Available

 

Percentage of students who have one or more adults in their life they can trust to talk to if they have a personal problem.

87.2%

Detailed Data Table

Not Available

 

Percentage of students who describe themselves as gay or lesbian or bisexual.

3.8%

Detailed Data Table

Not Available

 

Percentage of students who have been harassed during the past 12 months because someone thought they were gay, lesbian, or bisexual.

13.7%

Detailed Data Table

Not Available

 

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North Dakota Department of Public Instruction
Kirsten Baesler, State Superintendent
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