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Disparities Data Details MHMD-1 by Geographic Location for 2009

Disparities Details by Geographic Location for 2009
MHMD-1 : Suicide (age adjusted, per 100,000 population)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 11.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 10.2
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Vital Statistics System-Mortality (NVSS-M), CDC/NCHS; Bridged-race Population Estimates, CDC/NCHS and Census
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Geographic Location for MHMD-1

MHMD-1 Reduce the suicide rate

Suicide (age adjusted, per 100,000 population)

2020 Baseline (year): 11.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 10.2
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Geographic Location 2009 Disparity
Metropolitan 11.2
CI 11.1/11.4
SE 0.066
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Non-metropolitan 14.8
CI 14.5/15.2
SE 0.182
÷ 1.317
CI
1.000/ 1.347

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Geographic Location — 2009
  • The better group rate for this objective, 11.2 suicides per 100,000 population (age adjusted), was attained by persons living in a metropolitan area.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 14.8 suicides per 100,000 population (age adjusted), was attained by persons living in a non-metropolitan area.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 3.6 suicides per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 1.317 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Location — 2009

Persons living in a metropolitan area achieved the better group rate for this objective, 11.2 suicides per 100,000 population (age adjusted).

The rate among persons living in a non-metropolitan area was 1.317 times the better group rate.

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