Suicide rates for females and males by race and ethnicity: United States, 1999 and 2017


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Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
Curtin, SC & Hedegaard, H.
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)

This data brief examined the growth in the suicide rate between the years 1999 and 2017 for sex groups identifying as male and female, age groups 15–24, 25–44, and 45–64 and racial ethnic groups identifying as non-Hispanic white, non-Hispanic black, non-Hispanic Asian or Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic American Indian or Alaska Native (AIAN) and Hispanic persons.