NHQRDR 2010 /T7_1_7-3b

2010 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_7.3b
Suicide deaths per 100,000 population,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 11.30.112.00.113.50.15.10.16.00.1
Age0-171.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
18-4413.70.114.90.116.80.28.10.27.90.2
45-6416.80.117.70.220.20.25.60.37.80.3
65 and over14.30.214.70.216.20.23.80.37.50.5
GenderFemale4.70.15.00.15.70.11.80.11.90.1
Male18.40.119.70.121.90.19.00.210.10.2
Geographic locationbMetropolitan10.70.111.50.113.20.15.10.15.80.1
  Large central metro9.70.110.80.113.40.25.20.25.40.2
  Large fringe metro10.10.110.60.111.80.14.90.25.10.3
  Medium metro12.00.112.60.213.90.25.10.37.10.3
  Small metro13.10.213.60.214.60.35.20.47.20.6
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)13.40.213.80.214.70.25.00.47.60.7
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)14.70.315.00.315.70.34.60.59.21.0

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.� Age data are unadjusted. Respondents for which age is not reported are not included in the age adjustment calculations and are excluded from numerators.

b For more information, see the National Vital Statistics System entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Vital Statistics System.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: NHQRDR 2010 /T7_1_7-3b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/7_mentalhealthsubstanceabuse/T7_1_7-3b.html