Year: 1995 Source: Crisis, v.16, no.3, (1995), p.126-131 SIEC No: 19950643

2112 adolescents in Alberta schools completed measures of emotional & behavioral problems, suicidal behaviours, & of frequency of sexual assault outside of school. 13.2% of 53 girls with frequent, unwanted sexual contact had made more than 2 suicidal gestures or attempts in the previous 6 months, compared to 1.3% of 783 girls with no experience of sexual assault. 33.3% of 18 boys experiencing frequent sexual assault were suicidal compared to 1064 boys with no recent experience of sexual assault.