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1997 YRBS Middle School Survey Data

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)

1997 Middle School YRBS Questions


Question 18.

Have you ever tried to kill yourself?

Unweighted Column Percents/ Unweighted Frequencies
                 Unweighted Column Percents
 __________________________________________________________
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                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                    8.5     9.4    12.7
 No                                    91.5    90.6    87.3
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                   8.9    11.4    18.3
  No                                   91.1    88.6    81.7
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                   8.0     7.2     7.1
  No                                   92.0    92.8    92.9
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                         Total N =
                           9,690
 
                   Unweighted Frequencies
 __________________________________________________________
 ----------------------------------------------------------
                                      6th     7th     8th
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 Total
 Yes                                    136     343     569
 No                                   1,465   3,306   3,909
 Female
  Total
  Yes                                    73     207     408
  No                                    748   1,602   1,817
 Male
  Total
  Yes                                    62     132     160
  No                                    710   1,689   2,082
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                         Total N =
                           9,690
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