Suicide is the 10 th leading cause of death in the US In 2017, 47,173 Americans died by suicide In 2017, there were an estimated 1,400,000 suicide attempts In 2015, suicide and self-injury cost the US $ 69 Billion Additional Facts About Suicide in the US The age-adjusted suicide rate in 2017 was 14.0 per 100,000 individuals.
Jun 18, 2019 · The suicide rate among young people in the United States increased in 2017 to its highest point since 2000, especially among those aged 15 to 19, and young men, a new study finds.
Jun 07, 2018 · Suicide rates have been rising in nearly every state, according to the latest Vital Signs report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In 2016, nearly 45,000 Americans age 10 or older died by suicide. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death and is one of just three leading.