National Suicide Statistics at a Glance
Suicide Rates* Among Persons Ages 10–24 Years, by Race/Ethnicity and Sex, United States, 2005–2009
During 2005–2009, the highest suicide rates for those ages 10-24 years were among the American Indian/Alaskan Natives with 31.27 and 10.16 suicides per 100,000 among males and females, respectively.
Footnote: *All rates are age specific. Rates based on less than 20 deaths are not shown as they are statistically unreliable. ** AI/AK Native: American Indian/Alaskan Native, PI: Pacific Islander