Texas

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
1.43
0.63*
-0.80
Ages 15-19
7.47
7.69
0.22
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
2.32*
1.01*
-1.31
Males 15-19
12.82
12.04
-0.78
Females 10-14
0.2*
0.24*
0.04
Females 15-19
3.07*
3.08
0.01
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
1.73*
1.14*
-0.59
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
9.09
8.96
-0.13
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.89*
X
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
5.79*
3.79*
-2.00
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
2.33*
4.03*
1.70
Hispanic 10-14
1.66*
0.13*
-1.53
Hispanic 15-19
6.34
8
1.66
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
3.12*
1.95*
-1.17
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
14.85
13.71
-1.14
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
0.27*
0.29*
0.02
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
3.02*
3.88*
0.86
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.88*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
7.56*
5.74*
-1.82
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.91*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
3.94*
1.73*
-2.21
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
4.53*
3.86*
-0.67
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
4.21*
X
Hispanic Males 10-14
2.6*
0.26*
-2.34
Hispanic Males 15-19
11.43
13.09
1.66
Hispanic Females 10-14
0.68*
0.00*
-0.68
Hispanic Females 15-19
0.69*
2.64*
1.95
 

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.