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1997 YRBS High School Survey

Oregon Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
1997 High School


       
           Q31. During the past 12 months, did you ever
              seriously consider attempting suicide?
                     (Weighted Column Percents)
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                         22.1    23.7    22.8    22.0    18.6
 No                          77.9    76.3    77.2    78.0    81.4
 Female
   Yes                       27.5    30.2    29.7    27.0    20.8
   No                        72.5    69.8    70.3    73.0    79.2
 Male
   Yes                       16.5    17.0    15.9    16.7    16.3
   No                        83.5    83.0    84.1    83.3    83.7
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                            Total N =
                              30,932
 
           Q31. During the past 12 months, did you ever
              seriously consider attempting suicide?
                      (Unweighted Frequencies)
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                           Total               Grade
                                  -------------------------------
                                    9th    10th    11th    12th
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 Yes                        6,897   2,239   1,978   1,557   1,123
 No                        24,035   7,003   6,568   5,527   4,937
 Female
   Yes                      4,361   1,447   1,275     988     651
   No                      11,371   3,257   2,993   2,677   2,444
 Male
   Yes                      2,536     792     703     569     472
   No                      12,664   3,746   3,575   2,850   2,493
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                            Total N =
                              30,932
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