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Table 2 Characteristics of AI/AN youth participants (New Mexico YRRS 2009-2019)

From: Correction: The mediation and moderation effect of social support on the relationship between opioid misuse and suicide attempts among native American youth in New Mexico: 2009-2019 Youth Risk Resiliency Survey (NM-YRRS)

  Total
n (%1)
AI/AN Youth with Opioid Misuse
n (%2)
AI/AN Youth with no Opioid Misuse
n (%2)
P-value
Total 19,067 (100%) 2,363 (12.0) 16,704 (88.0) NA
Mediating variable
 Social Support (SS)
  Low SS 3,258 (17.5) 720 (22.0) 2,538 (78.0) <0.0001
  Moderate SS 5,945 (31.6) 874 (14.5) 5,071 (85.5)
  High SS 9,864 (50.9) 769 (7.3) 9,095 (92.7)
Control variables
 Age (years)
  ≤14 3,826 (20.8) 361 (8.7) 3,465 (91.3) 0.0001
  15 4,936 (26.1) 612 (12.8) 4,324 (87.2)
  16 4,899 (24.5) 640 (12.9) 4,259 (87.1)
  ≥17 5,406 (28.6) 750 (13.4) 4,656 (86.6)
 Sex
  Female 9,807 (49.4) 1202 (11.8) 8,605 (88.2) 0.3870
  Male 9,260 (50.6) 1,161 (12.5) 8,099 (87.5)
 Grade
  9th 5,626 (29.9) 614 (9.8) 5,012 (90.2) 0.0039
  10th 5,053 (26.7) 631 (13.2) 4,422 (86.8)
  11th 4,511 (23.0) 618 (13.3) 3,893 (86.7)
  12th 3,762 (20.4) 473 (11.9) 3,289 (88.1)
 Academic performance
  High grades (A's / B's) 11,577 (69.0) 1,106 (9.5) 10,471 (90.5) <0.0001
  Poor grades (C, D, or F's) 5,143 (31.0) 902 (17.0) 4,241 (83.0)
 Maternal education level
  <High School 2,349 (18.0) 352 (15.6) 1,997 (84.4) 0.0001
  High School 7,534 (50.0) 864 (10.9) 6,670 (89.1)
  ≥College 4,437 (32.0) 459 (10.0) 3,978 (90.0)
 Sexual identity
  Heterosexual 10,633 (81.1) 869 (8.1) 9,764 (91.9) <0.0001
  Gay/Lesbian 353 (2.9) 107 (29.9) 246 (70.1)
  Bisexual 1,493 (11.4) 315 (22.1) 1,178 (77.9)
  Questioning 547 (4.6) 96 (22.4) 451 (77.6)
Stratifying variables
 Reservation status of school
  On 4066 (13.0) 484 (10.0) 3,582 (90.0) 0.041
  Off 14,108 (87.0) 1,767 (12.0) 12,341 (88.0)
 Rurality status of school
  Rural 13,782 (66.0) 1,727 (13.0) 12,055 (87.0) 0.187
  Urban 4,392 (34.0) 524 (11.0) 3,868 (89.0)
  1. 1 %=column percentage
  2. 2 %=row percentage