Skip to main content

Table 2 Descriptive characteristics of measures of suicidal behavior, knowledge, and attitudes

From: Evaluating the SOSsuicide prevention program: a replication and extension

  Control (n = 2094) Treatment (n = 2039) Total Sample (N = 4133) Valid N
Treated for depression/suicidal ideation, % 9.6 9.3 9.4 4024
Talked with adult about depression/suicidal ideation, % 19.5 18.4 18.9 4026
Talked with adult about friends' emotional problems, % 12.4 12.8 12.6 4044
Suicidal ideation during past three months, % 11.5 10.1 10.8 4036
Suicide attempt during past three months, % 4.5 3.0 3.8 4042
Knowledge of depression/suicide, mean (SD) 4.36(1.44) 5.00(1.41) 4.68(1.46) 4029
Attitudes toward depression/suicide, mean (SD) 3.83(0.64) 3.99(0.64) 3.91(0.65) 4044