* Use caution when using percent change to describe differences between years as they can be very misleading when prevalence estimates are not taken into account.
Cities for this data series are based on the large urban school districts the CDC surveys. The CDC Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance survey is conducted on a biennially basis.
Years Available: 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019
Permanent Link: http://data.sagepub.com/sagestats/15847
General Notes: A - symbol represents data that is not available. Data represents percent of high school students who have experienced one or more bouts of sexual violence during the 12 months before the survey. Sexual violence includes kissing, touching, or being physically forced to have sexual intercourse when they did not want to by someone they were dating or going out with among students who dated or went out with someone during the 12 months before the survey.