Suicide

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CDC Suicide Facts At a Glance 2015
“Males take their own lives at nearly four times the rate of females and represent 77.9% of all suicides.”
“Suicide is the seventh leading cause of death for males[…]”

Ten Leading Causes of Death by Age Group, United States – 2013
Suicide was in the top three causes of death for the age groups 10-34, in the top five causes of death for 35-54, and the top ten total causes of death.

AFSP’s latest data on suicide
“In 2013, the highest suicide rate (19.1) was among people 45 to 64 years old. The second highest rate (18.6) occurred in those 85 years and older. Younger groups have had consistently lower suicide rates than middle-aged and older adults. In 2013, adolescents and young adults aged 15 to 24 had a suicide rate of 10.9”

This means that total, about 32,096 men…

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