Magnitude :: Trend :: Relative Ratio :: Demographics
Two Week Binge
The proportion of students in grades 6, 8, 10 and 12 reporting having five or more drinks in a row on at least one occasion within past two weeks (Percent data)
The trendline is Decreasing.
The equation for the trendline is y = -1.45x + 23 [y=(slope)x + (intercept)]
A 5 - Year Time Trend describes how the indicator has fluctuated in a community over the past 5 years.
Trend can be divided into three categories: Increasing, Remaining Level, and Decreasing.
Action Steps: Guiding Questions
How many youth does this represent?
Is this more or less than was expected?
In what year was the data the highest?
What would be an acceptable level in your community?
Looking to the statement above the graph, are the data points increasing, decreasing, or remaining the same?
Is the data already moving in the best direction or will your community need to completely reverse the direction?
Looking to the statement above the graph, in the most recent year is your community higher, lower, or the equal to the state?
How much higher/lower is your community than the state?
Action Steps: Next Steps