Youth Experiences

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Adolescents (ages 10 to 17) and young adults (ages 18 to 25) make up 20% of the Ramsey County's population. The behavioral patterns established during these developmental periods help determine young people’s current health status and their risk for developing chronic diseases during adulthood. Their families, peer groups, schools, and neighborhoods can either support or threaten young people’s health and well-being. 

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All Youth Experiences fact sheets