TABLE 3

Lifetime Frequency of Eighth-Grade Choking Game Participation

How many times in your life have you participated in the “Choking Game” yourself?Weighted %Unweighted N
Missinga0.942
Never93.94670
1 time1.991
2 times1.056
3–5 times0.946
>5 times1.455
Subtotal (>1 time)3.4157
  • a Forty-two eighth-graders who said they ever participated did not answer this question on frequency. This results in a lower prevalence rate when just looking at the lifetime frequency question.