Tobacco and Vapor Products

National Data Sources with State-level Data

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

SAMHSA National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH)

Tax Burden on Tobacco (Orzechowski and Walker)

State Data Sources with State- and County-level Data

Ohio Healthy Youth Environments Survey (OHYES!)

    Thank you for your interest in results from the Ohio Healthy Youth Environments Survey (OHYES!). OhioMHAS anticipates results will be posted here in June 2016.

    Please check back for student data on the following topics:

    • Alcohol, tobacco and other drug use
    • Family, school and community environments
    • Mental health and access to care
    • Health-related behaviors (i.e., sleep, nutrition, exercise, sexual behavior and suicide)

    Participation is expected to exceed 40,000 completed youth surveys for the 2015-16 school year. A snapshot of statewide OHYES! data collected to date is presented in advance:

    Male Female Transgender Gender Nonconforming
    N % N % N % N %
    Ohio OHYES! Total 19,095 51.0% 17,751 47.4% 190 0.5% 323 0.9%

    Hispanic/Latino All other races
    races (non-Hispanic)
    N % N % N % N % N %
    Ohio OHYES! Total 2,067 5.50% 26,968 72.00% 2,213 5.90% 2,768 7.40% 2,946 7.90%

    7th grade 8th grade 9th grade 10th grade 11th grade 12th grade Ungraded or
    other grade
    N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
    Ohio OHYES! Total 11,682 31.20% 6,078 16.20% 4,381 11.70% 4,101 10.90% 8,220 21.90% 2,525 6.70% 145 0.40%

    Footnote: Totals may not sum correctly across gender, race, and grade if participants did not respond to the item.


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