Suicide rates for teens and young adults have reached their highest point since 2000, totaling 6241 in 2017. Most suicides involved males.
The suicide rate in the United States remains comparatively high for the 15 to 24 age group However, the suicide rate for Native Americans was 19.3 per 100,000, much higher than the overall rate (8.5 per 100,000). The suicide rate for .
The age-adjusted suicide rate in 2017 was 14.0 per 100,000 individuals. White males accounted for 69.67% of suicide deaths in 2017. .. Based on the 2017 Youth Risk Behaviors Survey, 7.4 percent of youth in grades 9-12 reported that.