Table T2_7_1_4-2a

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_7_1_4.2a
Suicide deaths per 100,000 population,a by race, United States, 2009
  TotalWhiteBlackAPIAI/AN
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 14.20.115.90.16.20.17.60.214.50.7
Age, not age adjusted0–174.10.14.50.22.50.22.50.511.21.8
18–4413.70.115.20.17.70.27.40.320.41.2
45–6418.10.220.40.26.00.38.60.512.01.3
65 and over14.80.216.10.24.40.49.40.8DSUDSU
GenderFemale5.90.16.60.12.30.14.50.37.80.7
Male23.20.125.60.210.90.311.10.421.11.2
Geographic locationbMetropolitan13.50.115.10.16.20.17.50.39.80.7
  Large central metro 120.114.00.26.40.27.90.45.50.9
  Large fringe metro12.80.114.20.25.70.36.00.48.91.5
  Medium metro15.10.216.50.26.30.37.80.611.51.5
  Small metro 16.50.317.70.36.70.59.91.617.92.4
Micropolitan17.80.318.90.37.10.611.11.620.22.2
Noncore19.10.420.10.44.80.6DSUDSU28.72.5

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population, except where indicated. 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.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

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

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_7_1_4-2a: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/7_mentalhealthsubstanceabuse/T2_7_1_4-2a.html