CDC Releases 2018 National Mortality Data
February 07, 2020
News Type: Weekly Spark, Weekly Spark Announcement
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released 2018 national morality data. The data show there was a 1.4% increase in the age-adjusted suicide rate from 2017 to 2018. Read a statement from the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention (Action Alliance) Media Messaging Workgroup calling on all sectors of society to make suicide prevention a national priority.