Virginia

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
1.23*
0.81*
-0.42
Ages 15-19
8.78
6.18
-2.60
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
2.11*
1.58*
-0.53
Males 15-19
14.71
9.94
-4.77
Females 10-14
0.44*
0.00*
-0.44
Females 15-19
2.7*
2.29*
-0.41
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
1.54*
0.63*
-0.91
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
10.08
7.87
-2.21
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.86*
X
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
6.11*
3.76*
-2.35
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
5.51*
0.00*
-5.51
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
5.11*
0.00*
-5.11
Hispanic 10-14
X
2.70*
X
Hispanic 15-19
7.82*
2.95*
-4.87
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
2.4*
1.23*
-1.17
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
15.98
11.97
-4.01
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
0.63*
0.00*
-0.63
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
3.88*
3.57*
-0.31
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
1.69*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
12.16*
7.53*
-4.63
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
0.00*
X
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
10.72*
0.00*
-10.72
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
9.99*
0.00*
-9.99
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
5.29*
X
Hispanic Males 15-19
13.94*
5.72*
-8.22
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.