This data about the High School Students Who Have Experienced at Least One Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) come from the Florida Youth Substance Abuse Survey (FYSAS).
The FYSAS, one of four statewide, school-based surveys included in the Florida Youth Survey (FYS), tracks indicators assessing risk and protective factors for substance abuse, in addition to substance abuse prevalence. In Florida, FYSAS data is collected among public and charter high school and middle school students annually at the state level and at the county level in even years.
In 2022, in Alachua County, 71.9% of the High School Students Who Have Experienced at Least One Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) (Overall) can be compared to 67.2% statewide. The line graph shows change over time when there are at least three years of data.
Alachua County is in the third quartile for this measure. This means that relative to other counties in Florida, the situation occurs less often in about one half of the counties, and it occurs more often in about one quarter of the counties.
The map illustrates county data by quartile. A quartile map is presented when there are at least 51 counties with data for this measure.
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