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APPENDIX B: OTHER INJURY-RELATED ISSUES
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APPENDIX B: SYNOPSIS OF YRBS RESULTS, 1991 THRU 1999
[NOTE: YRBS results from 1991-1993 are not necessarily comparable with later years because of differences in sampling methods and editing.]

OTHER INJURY-RELATED ISSUES

1991 1993 1995 1997 1999
% % % % %
PHYSICAL AND SEXUAL ABUSE
OREGON*
Been physically abused, past year na 16 15 15 18***
Physically hurt by a boyfriend or girlfriend on purpose, past 12 months na na na na 7
Forced to have sexual intercourse na na na 15*** 6
Non-consensual sexual touching na na na 15*** 18
U.S. DATA**
Physically hurt by a boyfriend or girlfriend on purpose, past 12 months na na na na 9
Forced to have sexual intercourse na na na na 9
SUICIDE/INJURY TO SELF
OREGON*
Seriously considered suicide, past 12 months 28 26 24 22 16***
Attempted suicide, past 12 months na 11 9 9 6
Attempted suicide and injury treated by medical provider, past 12 months 4 3 2 2 2
U.S. DATA**
Seriously considered suicide, past 12 months 29 24 24 21 19
Attempted suicide, past 12 months 7 9 9 8 8
Attempted suicide and injury treated by medical provider, past 12 months 2 3 3 3 3

* Oregon data is unweighted % for years 1991 and 1993 and weighted % for years 1995, 1997, and 1999
** CDC data is weighted for all years
*** This year is not necessarily comparable with other years due to difference in question