Pennslyvania

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
8*
1.01*
-6.99
Ages 15-19
7.78
5.37
-2.41
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
1.67*
1.72*
0.05
Males 15-19
14.25
8.34
-5.91
Females 10-14
0.25*
0.26*
0.01
Females 15-19
1.51*
2.28*
0.77
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
0.87*
0.82*
-0.05
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
8.24
5.89
-2.35
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
1.8*
0.00*
-1.80
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
7.06*
4.06*
-3.00
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
5.03*
0.00*
-5.03
Hispanic 10-14
X
5.69*
X
Hispanic 15-19
2.76*
3.93*
1.17
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
1.69*
1.60*
-0.09
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
14.75
9.31
-5.44
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
1.47*
2.34*
0.87
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
1.77*
0.00*
-1.77
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
11.83*
4.78*
-7.05
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
1.82*
0.00*
-1.82
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
2.06*
3.31*
1.25
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
9.96*
0.00*
-9.96
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
7.41*
X
Hispanic Males 15-19
5.35*
7.60*
2.25
Hispanic Females 10-14
X
3.89*
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.