Maryland

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
0.52*
0.53*
0.01
Ages 15-19
8.57
6.61
-1.96
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
1.06*
0.00*
-1.06
Males 15-19
12.99
10.55
-2.44
Females 10-14
X
1.08*
X
Females 15-19
4.28*
2.50*
-1.78
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
10.37
9.24
-1.13
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
1.6*
1.58*
-0.02
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
7.03*
2.91*
-4.12
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
X
11.11*
X
Hispanic 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic 15-19
X
0.00*
X
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
14.44*
14.59*
0.15
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
6.08*
3.61*
-2.47
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
3.13*
0.00*
-3.13
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
12.25*
5.80*
-6.45
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
3.20*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
1.77*
0.00*
-1.77
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
X
10.67*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
11.60*
X
Hispanic Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Males 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Females 15-19
X
0.00*
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.