Georgia

Suicide Mortality

Healthy People 2010 Objective: Reduce the suicide rate

Rates per 100,000
National Data Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
2010
Target
10- to 14- year-olds
15- to 19- year-olds
1.2
8.0
0.9
6.9
-0.3
-1.1

 

Georgia Data
All the tables below contain data available for Georgia and this objective.

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
10-14 yo
1.35*
0.44*
-0.91
15-19 yo
8.65
4.27
-4.38
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
M 10-14 yo
1.72*
0.58*
-1.14
M 15-19 yo
14.16
6.58
-7.58
F 10-14 yo
1.08*
0.30*
-0.78
F 15-19 yo
4.07*
1.82*
-2.25
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White — nonhispanic 10-14
2.03*
0.55*
-1.48
White — nonhispanic 15-19
11.58
5.46
-6.12
Black — nonhispanic 10-14
0.48*
X
-0.48
Black — nonhispanic 15-19
5.98*
2.83*
-3.15
American Indian/Alaskan Native — non Hispanic 10-14
X
X
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native — non Hispanic 15-19
X
X
X
Asian/Pacific Islander — non Hispanic 10-14
X
5.25*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander — non Hispanic 15-19
X
X
X
Hispanic 10-14
X
X
X
Hispanic 15-19
X
4.35*
X
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White — nonhispanic M 10-14
2.81*
1.08*
-1.73
White — nonhispanic M 15-19
17.27
7.37*
-9.90
White — nonhispanic F 10-14
1.19*
X
-1.19
White — nonhispanic F 15-19
5.52*
3.41*
-2.11
Black — nonhispanic M 10-14
X
X
X
Black — nonhispanic M 15-19
9.91*
5.60*
-4.31
Black — nonhispanic F 10-14
0.97*
X
-0.97
Black — nonhispanic F 15-19
2*
X
-2.00
American Indian/Alaskan Native — non Hispanic M 10-14
X
X
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native — non Hispanic M 15-19
X
X
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native — non Hispanic F 10-14
X
X
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native — non Hispanic F 15-19
X
X
X
Asian/Pacific Islander — non Hispanic M 10-14
X
X
X
Asian/Pacific Islander — non Hispanic M 15-19
X
X
X
Asian/Pacific Islander — non Hispanic F 10-14
X
10.89*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander — non Hispanic F 15-19
X
X
X
Hispanic M 10-14
X
X
X
Hispanic M 15-19
X
7.98*
X
Hispanic F 10-14
X
X
X
Hispanic F 15-19
X
X
X
 

Source: WISQARS Fatal Causes of Deaths (using data collected by National Vital Statistics System), National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control

*Based on 20 or fewer number of deaths; use with caution

X = In the Baseline or Final columns, “X” represents zero deaths for a subgroup; in the Numeric Change column, “X” means that a number cannot be generated to show the change between baseline and Final.