or–oregon suicide rate

Report: 38 Oregonians 19-and-under died by suicide in 2015.

SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Most recent data show 38 Oregon residents 19-and-under died by suicide in 2015.The Statesman Journal reports the Oregon Health Authority's 2016 Youth Intervention and Prevention Plan Annual Report says those 38 suicides accounted for 45 percent of the suicides reported among youth 24-and-under.The report says Oregon went from having the 12th-highest youth suicide rate in the nation to the 16th in 2015.