Mississippi

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
X
0.48*
X
Ages 15-19
8.91
10.33
1.42
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
X
0.94*
X
Males 15-19
15.23*
17.6
2.37
Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Females 15-19
2.62*
2.75*
0.13
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.94*
X
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
13.69*
11.27*
-2.42
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
2.84*
9.03*
6.19
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-19
90.91*
80.91*
-10.00
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
X
0.00*
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
1.82*
X
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
23.43*
20.11*
-3.32
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
3.33*
1.79*
-1.54
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
3.79*
15.98*
12.19
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
1.89*
2.01*
0.12
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
181.82*
0.00*
-181.82
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
152.44*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
0.00*
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.