Federal Bureau of Investigation. No hate crimes among bisexuals were reported during this period. Nonparametric tests were appropriate because the hate crime rates were not normally distributed. Suicidal ideation and attempts among sexual minority youths receiving social services. Southern Poverty Law Center.
Specifically, sexual-minority adolescents who endorsed suicidal ideation resided in neighborhoods that had a higher rate of assault-based LGBT hate crimes
Intimate partner homicide methods in heterosexual, gay, and lesbian relationships.
Bisexual women and gay men had elevated risks of experiencing intimate partner violence IPV. Neighborhood inequality, collective efficacy, and the spatial dynamics of urban violence. Am J Public Health. Johnson, PhD, for commenting on an early version of this article, and we thank Miguel Marino, PhD, for statistical advice. Family rejection as a predictor of negative health outcomes in White and Latino lesbian, gay, and bisexual young adults. Although additional research is needed to understand why neighborhood spatial scale is differentially associated with suicidality, these findings suggest that closer proximity to LGBT assault hate crimes increases risk for more extreme forms of suicidality. Sexual orientation and tobacco use in a cohort study of US adolescent girls and boys.
Problems due to small samples and sparse data in conditional logistic regression analysis. To our best knowledge, only 1 study 26 has utilized ecological measures of the social environment to examine sociocontextual determinants of suicidality among sexual-minority adolescents. Suicide attempts among sexual-minority youths: First, many studies of sexual-minority health utilize convenience samples that can introduce sampling biases. This analysis compares victimization rates for lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals with groups already covered by hate crime laws. The National Academies Press; Winter ; Issue No.