TABLE 3

Endorsement of Thoughts of Death or Dying

Thoughts of Death or Dying
Adolescent YesParent YesAdolescent Yes; Parent No (Unawareness)Parent Yes; Adolescent No (Denial)
N%N%N%N%
Whole sample78615.457711.557175.638267.5
By age
 Less than the median32212.827811.224176.519672.6
 Greater than the median46417.929911.933075.018662.8
By sex
 Boys37915.628612.027574.918366.5
 Girls40715.229111.129676.319968.4
By race
 Racial minority34315.62109.826781.914771.4
 White44315.236712.830470.923565.3
By ethnicity
 Hispanic or Latino4514.83712.32764.32259.5
 Non-Hispanic or Latino74115.454011.554476.336068.1
By SES
 Less than the median43016.827611.131977.117664.9
 Greater than the median35614.030112.025273.920669.8
  • Median age = 14.58; median SES z score = 0.40.