Sampling and survey demographics of the Virginia Youth Survey
For more information about survey design, data results interpretation, weighting procedures, and other technical questions, please go to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System website
Virginia Youth Survey data being requested for the purposes of research must be submitted through the VDH Internal Review Board (IRB).
To request the complete summary tables or the data set from the Virginia Youth Survey please email: VYSrequest@vdh.virginia.gov. Be sure to include a basic description of your request, such as the question of interest, data year, and deadline in the email. Currently, only state-wide Virginia Youth Survey data are only available for 2011; VYS data are not available by health district or city/county.