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Attempted youth suicide


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This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.

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Attempted youth suicide

Indicator description
Local target
Geographical coverage

Los Angeles County

Unit of measurement

Total attempted youth suicides


Actually Attempted Suicide (one or more times during the 12 months before the survey) for high school students between 15 and 18 years old in Los Angeles county disaggregated by sexual orientation categories “Heterosexual”, “Gay, Lesbian or Bisexual”, and “Not sure”.

Disaggregation Categories

sexual orientation

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Attempted youth suicide

Indicator number


Target name

By 2030, reduce by one third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment and promote mental health and well-being

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Global indicator description


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UN custodian agency


Link to UN metadata

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Earliest available data
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

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