Mental Health Status Improvement
MHMD-1 Reduce the suicide rate
Leading Health Indicators are a subset of Healthy People 2020 objectives selected to communicate high-priority health issues.
|Baseline:||11.3 suicides per 100,000 population occurred in 2007 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)|
|Target:||10.2 suicides per 100,000 population|
|Target-Setting Method:||10 percent improvement|
National Vital Statistics System-Mortality (NVSS-M), CDC/NCHS; Bridged-race Population Estimates, CDC/NCHS and Census
This objective was revised. Read more about the revision history.