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2018 Survey Highlights and Data Explorer

Fairfax County Youth Survey Interactive Data Explorer

The interactive data explorer allows you to generate custom graphs and data tables on the questions and demographics that you find most interesting.


New Vaping and Prescription
Pain Reliever Questions Added

Two new sets of questions have been added to the survey for 8th to 12th grade students.
See Vaping in Survey Highlights to view lifetime and past month vape use.
To view prescription pain reliever use without a doctor's order, visit Explore the Data and select the Drugs category.


6th Grade Survey Data

The Fairfax County Youth Survey is administered in two forms: one for 8th to 12th grade students, and another for 6th grade students.
You can access the 6th grade data set by selecting '6th grade' at the top of Survey Highlights, Explore the Data, or Trends over Time.


Learn More About the Survey

The Fairfax County, VA Youth Survey is a comprehensive, voluntary, and anonymous survey of youth in sixth, eighth, tenth, and twelfth grades. It examines behaviors, experiences, and other factors that influence the health and well-being of the county's youth. The survey is co-sponsored by the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors and the Fairfax County School Board, and has been administered since 2001.

For more information, please see the Youth Survey homepage.