At risk for suicide

According to a 2015 survey by the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), lesbian, gay and bisexual high school students are at higher risk for suicide than their non-lgb peers.

Source: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

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Explore the data collected by the CDC in its national Youth Risk Behavior Survey, conducted with more than 15,000 American teenagers.

Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance--United States, 2015


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2016, June 10). Youth risk behavior surveillance-United States, 2015. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Surveillance Summaries, 65(6).

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