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Variable Label: Situation during last suicide attempt


SD14

(RB, PG 65)

Which of the three statements best describes your situation when Experience C happened to you [(' '/the last time)] - 1, 2, or 3?

1 I MADE A SERIOUS ATTEMPT TO KILL MYSELF AND IT WAS ONLY LUCK THAT I DID NOT SUCCEED (see V02784)

2 I TRIED TO KILL MYSELF, BUT KNEW THAT THE METHOD WAS NOT FOOL-PROOF (see V02784)

3 MY ATTEMPT WAS A CRY FOR HELP. I DID NOT INTEND TO DIE (see V02784)

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ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1I MADE A SERIOUS ATTEMPT TO KILL MYSELF AND IT WAS ONLY LUCK THAT I DID NOT SUCCEED7542.37%01.23%
2I TRIED TO KILL MYSELF, BUT KNEW THAT THE METHOD WAS NOT FOOL-PROOF3117.51%00.51%
3MY ATTEMPT WAS A CRY FOR HELP. I DID NOT INTEND TO DIE7140.11%01.17%
-8DONT KNOW2-00.03%
.Missing5903-97.06%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 6082

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