Table 7_1_7-3

2009 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_7.3
Suicide deaths per 100,000 population,a by State, 1999 and 2006
 20061999
StateRateSERateSE
United States10.90.110.50.1
Alabama12.40.512.50.5
Alaska20.01.816.81.9
Arizona16.00.515.50.6
Arkansas13.30.712.60.7
California9.20.29.60.2
Colorado15.20.613.70.6
Connecticut8.00.57.90.5
Delaware10.41.111.01.2
District of Columbia5.10.95.10.9
Florida12.60.312.20.3
Georgia10.00.311.10.4
Hawaii9.20.811.11.0
Idaho15.61.114.81.1
Illinois7.80.28.30.3
Indiana13.00.510.40.4
Iowa11.10.610.30.6
Kansas13.80.711.20.7
Kentucky14.60.611.60.5
Louisiana11.60.511.90.5
Maine11.00.913.41.0
Maryland8.60.48.30.4
Massachusetts6.70.36.70.3
Michigan11.10.39.90.3
Minnesota10.60.59.00.4
Mississippi11.40.611.00.6
Missouri13.50.512.50.5
Montana19.71.517.71.4
Nebraska11.20.810.50.8
Nevada19.50.921.31.1
New Hampshire11.00.911.21.0
New Jersey6.50.36.60.3
New Mexico18.01.018.11.0
New York6.60.26.30.2
North Carolina12.20.411.00.4
North Dakota13.61.511.11.3
Ohio11.20.39.70.3
Oklahoma15.00.714.40.7
Oregon15.20.613.90.6
Pennsylvania10.80.310.30.3
Rhode Island8.10.99.10.9
South Carolina11.90.510.50.5
South Dakota16.01.513.71.4
Tennessee14.20.512.70.5
Texas10.30.210.20.2
Utah15.80.814.00.9
Vermont12.01.410.21.3
Virginia11.10.411.20.4
Washington12.30.414.00.5
West Virginia14.10.912.10.8
Wisconsin11.90.511.00.5
Wyoming21.72.020.32.1

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 March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 7_1_7-3: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/7_mentalhealthsubstanceabuse/T7_1_7-3.html