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New YRBS Spotlight: Depressive Symptoms in Cuyahoga County for Latino Students
The PRCHN and the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) team wrap up Minority Health Month with a bilingual (Spanish and English) Spotlight highlighting Depressive Symptoms in Cuyahoga County: 2017 Survey Results for Latino High School Students. This Spotlight uses data from the 2017 Cuyahoga County Youth Risk Behavior Survey of Cuyahoga County high school students.
Key takeaways include: 
  • 2 in 5 Latino students reported depressive symptoms
  • 57% of Latinas reported depressive symptoms
  • Among Latino students who reported depressive symptoms, nearly 1 in 3 have attempted suicide 
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