Table 7_1_1-3

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 7_1_1.3
Suicide deaths per 100,000 population,a by State, 1999 and 2005
State20051999
NumberRateSENumberRateSE
United States32,62910.90.129,18310.50.1
Alabama53511.50.555512.50.5
Alaska13120.21.89616.81.9
Arizona94316.20.576515.50.6
Arkansas40014.20.733612.60.7
California3,2059.10.23,0749.60.2
Colorado80017.30.657413.70.6
Connecticut2958.10.52747.90.5
Delaware839.61.18611.01.2
District of Columbia335.51.0305.10.9
Florida2,34612.60.32,02612.20.3
Georgia92410.50.387311.10.4
Hawaii1078.30.813611.11.0
Idaho22816.21.118114.81.1
Illinois1,0868.50.31,0208.30.3
Indiana74511.90.462710.40.4
Iowa33310.90.630510.30.6
Kansas36213.10.729911.20.7
Kentucky56613.30.647011.60.5
Louisiana50411.10.551811.90.5
Maine17512.30.917513.41.0
Maryland4728.40.44338.30.4
Massachusetts4807.20.34316.70.3
Michigan1,10810.80.39749.90.3
Minnesota54610.30.44379.00.4
Mississippi36312.60.730411.00.6
Missouri72712.40.570012.50.5
Montana20621.51.516217.71.4
Nebraska18710.80.817710.50.8
Nevada47820.10.940221.31.1
New Hampshire16211.80.913711.21.0
New Jersey5366.00.35626.60.3
New Mexico34217.71.031818.11.0
New York1,1896.00.21,1956.30.2
North Carolina1,00911.50.488411.00.4
North Dakota9213.71.57311.11.3
Ohio1,34111.40.31,1029.70.3
Oklahoma52214.70.649214.40.7
Oregon56014.80.647813.90.6
Pennsylvania1,43011.10.31,28410.30.3
Rhode Island716.30.8969.10.9
South Carolina51011.80.541810.50.5
South Dakota12115.31.410313.71.4
Tennessee85614.00.572512.70.5
Texas2,41810.90.22,00510.20.2
Utah34815.10.828214.00.9
Vermont7812.21.46310.21.3
Virginia86611.20.479011.20.4
Washington82212.70.481614.00.5
West Virginia25513.20.822912.10.8
Wisconsin64311.50.559311.00.5
Wyoming9017.21.89820.32.1

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System - Mortality.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 7_1_1-3: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/7_mentalhealthsubstanceabuse/T7_1_1-3.html