* 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/15846
General Notes: A - symbol represents data that is not available. Data represents percent of high school students who have experienced one or morebouts of physical violence during the 12 months before the survey. Physical violence includes being hit, slammed into something, or injured with an object or weapon on purpose 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.