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Harassment at School and Selected Health Behaviors; Oregon Healthy Teens (OHT) 2005; 11th Grade

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Harassment at School and Selected Health Behaviors,
Oregon Healthy Teens (OHT) 2005, 11th Grade
NOTE: Referent Group is "Not Harassed." Bolding shows statistical significance between "Not Harassed" and "Harassed" percentages. 11th Grade
Column Percents Not Harassed Harassed for one reason Harassed for two or more reasons
Depression and Suicide
Depressed 1+ times in past week 45.1 65.8 77.8
During the past 30 days (All/Most of time)
   Very nervous person 3.7 7.8 12.9
   Down in the dumps 2.3 5.3 6.9
   Felt downhearted and blue 4.3 10.3 15.1
   Sad or hopeless during past 12 months 11.9 24.3 36.1
   Happy person 61.8 48.2 41.1
   Felt calm and peaceful 48.1 34.8 26.9
   Considered attempting suicide 7.3 16.0 28.9
   Actually attempted suicide 2.7 7.6 13.4
   Suicide attempt that had to be treated (All respondents) 0.9 2.5 4.3
Safety at School
During the past 30 days (1+ days):
   Did not go to school because felt unsafe 1.5 5.4 8.6
   Carried a gun on school property 0.6 0.9 0.7
During the past 12 months (1+ times) on school property:
   Someone deliberately damaged your property 5.8 16.9 29.7
   Anyone offered, sold or given you illegal drugs 18.2 30.1 39.9
   Physical fight on school property 5.2 10.5 16.2
   Someone injured you with a weapon 0.6 1.8 4.2
   Someone took money/things from you by force or weapon or threats 0.5 2.5 3.7
   Someone threatened you with a weapon 2.3 6.6 12.4
Delinquent behavior
During the past 12 months (1+ times):
   Gambled 28.9 33.0 35.5
   Carried a handgun 6.8 9.4 11.1
   Sold illegal drugs 6.5 8.9 12.0
   Stole/Tried to steal motor vehicle 1.9 4.0 3.8
   Physical fight 13.4 23.0 29.1
   Physical fight where injured and treated by doctor or nurse 1.3 2.9 4.4
   Attacked someone with idea of seriously hurting them 5.5 11.4 14.5
   Been arrested 5.4 8.1 10.0
   Been suspended from school 9.9 14.7 16.6
Other Risk Behaviors
During the past 30 days (1+ days):
   Carried a gun (Anywhere) 5.6 5.9 7.5
 
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Smoked 1+ days in past 30 days 14.5 18.5 26.6
On 1+ days:
   Had at least one drink of alcohol 42.5 48.2 51.9
   Binge drank 28.2 28.3 33.5
Drank 1+ occasions in past 30 days 44.6 52.0 53.6
Age first drank alcohol (< 13) 20.2 23.1 27.0
During the past 12 months (1+ times) due to drinking alcohol:
   Missed school 3.7 6.0 7.9
   Not been able to remember what happened 19.0 23.1 27.1
   Regretted something 13.2 19.2 21.2
   Gotten sick to stomach 20.8 24.8 31.5
Within the past 30 days (1+ times):
   Used marijuana 19.5 22.2 24.0
   Used marijuana on school property 4.0 6.2 5.8
Age first tried marijuana (< 13) 7.0 7.2 7.7
30-day drug use summary: (Marijuana, inhalants, prescription drugs, stimulants, cocaine, heroin, ecstasy/LSD) 22.0 25.9 31.8
Physical Appearance and Body Weight
Body Mass Index (BMI)
   Not at risk for overweight 77.9 74.5 70.1
   At risk for overweight (85th-95th percentile) 12.5 13.6 15.4
   Overweight (>= 95th percentile) 9.7 11.9 14.4
Weight Description
   Very underweight 0.8 2.0 2.2
   Slightly underweight 13.0 13.0 12.1
   About the right weight 57.9 52.8 41.8
   Slightly overweight 25.2 28.2 36.0
   Very overweight 3.1 4.0 7.9
During the past 30 days:
   Lose weight 40.1 48.1 55.5
   Gain weight 17.2 14.0 12.6
   Stay the same weight 19.1 18.0 12.7
   Not trying to do anything about weight 23.6 19.9 19.1
   Eat less food/fewer calories 35.2 40.1 46.9
   Exercise 44.9 52.7 56.2
   Fast 4.9 10.1 14.4
   Diet pills/powders/liquids 3.1 4.7 6.9
   Vomit/Take laxatives 2.0 3.5 6.9
Sexual Activity
Ever had sexual intercourse 39.7 47.6 52.9
Sexual intercourse: Within past 3 months
   With 1 person 24.1 25.7 31.0
   With 2+ people 4.9 8.2 7.1
Sexual intercourse: Lifetime
   With 1 person 18.4 18.7 20.0
   With 2+ people 21.3 28.8 33.0
Alcohol or use drugs before last intercourse 7.7 11.0 11.9
Among those who have ever had sexual intercourse:
   Drank/Used drugs last intercourse 19.1 22.8 22.2
   Condom use 68.0 64.3 60.5
Protective Factors (Very much or pretty much true):
   There is an adult at home who wants me to do my best 96.0 94.7 91.6
   There is an adult at home who wants me to be a success 86.8 83.9 76.8
   There are teachers are available to talk to 81.0 75.1 69.4
   There are other activities at school available for student participation 94.2 90.7 87.8
   There is an adult outside of home and school who wants
   me to do my best
88.9 86.6 81.4