Youth suicidal behavior fact sheet

Date: 2013
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
Author:  American Association of Suicidology
Publisher:  American Association of Suicidology

This fact sheet describes the extent of suicidal behavior among youth, including thoughts of and planning for suicide, nonfatal suicide attempts, and suicide deaths. It also lists risk and protective factors.

Populations:  Youth, Children Ages 12 and Younger, Adolescents
About Suicide:  Data and Statistics, Risk and Protective Factors