Planned suicide in past 12 months among high school students

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Definitions: Percentage of students who made a plan about how they would attempt suicide during the past 12 months by region
Statewide prevalence of planning how to attempt suicide in the past year among Alaska traditional high school students. This includes students in public traditional high schools with enrollments of at least 10 students (excluding boarding, correspondence, home study, alternative, and correctional schools). The statewide traditional high school results are weighted by grade, sex, and race/ethnicity.
Regional prevalence of planning how to attempt suicide in the past year among high school students. This includes students in public traditional, alternative, and correctional high schools (excluding boarding, correspondence, and home study schools).  Local results from participating school districts contain both weighted and unweighted data.

Data Source: Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) for 2007-2017, Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
Alaska Statewide Traditional High School YRBS Dataset
http://ibis.dhss.alaska.gov/query/selection/yrbsst23/YRBSSelection.html 
Alaska Local YRBS Dataset
http://ibis.dhss.alaska.gov/query/selection/yrbsl23/YRBSSelection.html

Footnotes: Updated August 2018.