New York

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
0.53*
0.32*
-0.21
Ages 15-19
4.86
3.7
-1.16
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
0.91*
0.31*
-0.60
Males 15-19
7.30
5.86
-1.44
Females 10-14
0.19*
0.33*
0.14
Females 15-19
2.75*
1.45*
-1.30
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
0.53*
0.43*
-0.10
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
5.35
3.85
-1.50
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.44*
X
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
5.15*
3.93*
-1.22
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-19
X
15.60*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 10-14
2.91*
0.00*
-2.91
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
2.67*
3.60*
0.93
Hispanic 10-14
0.44*
0.00*
-0.44
Hispanic 15-19
3.43*
2.73*
-0.70
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
1.03*
0.56*
-0.47
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
8.26
5.81
-2.45
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.29*
X
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
2.26*
1.79*
-0.47
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
6.82*
6.26*
-0.56
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.90*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
3.46*
1.58*
-1.88
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
31.29*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
2.82*
0.00*
-2.82
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
X
6.94*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
3.02*
0.00*
-3.02
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
5.5*
0.00*
-5.50
Hispanic Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Males 15-19
6.58*
5.42*
-1.16
Hispanic Females 10-14
0.89*
0.00*
-0.89
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.