Suicidal ideation among U.S. teenagers 2015-2017, by gender and sexual orientation

This statistic shows the percentage of high school students in the U.S. who seriously considered attempting suicide in the past twelve months between 2015 and 2017, by gender and sexual orientation. It was found that around 50 percent of bisexual females and 41 percent of bisexual males had seriously considered attempting suicide in the past year.

Percentage of high school students in the U.S. who seriously considered attempting suicide in 2015-2017, by gender and sexual orientation*

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Release date

November 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

2015 to 2017

Number of respondents

30,389 respondents

Special properties

Students in grades 9 to 12

Supplementary notes

* Seriously considered attempting suicide during the 12 months before the survey.

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