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2020 Target: 6.0 deaths per 1,000 live births

Reduce the rate of infant deaths.

6.8% 2007
6.0% 2020 Target
11.8% reduction needed

2020 Target: 11.4% of live births delivered preterm

In 2010, the suicide rates for the American Indian or Alaska Native and the white non-Hispanic populations were twice as high and almost three times as high as the rate for the black non-Hispanic population, respectively.

5.4 Black, non-Hispanic
10.8 American Indian or Alaska Native
15.0 White, non-Hispanic
6.2 Asian or Pacific Islander
5.9 Hispanic or Latino
All data are per 100,000 population (age adjusted)

Targets

Suicide Rate

In 2010, there were 12.1 sucides per 100,000 (age adjusted)

12.1% 2010
10.2% 2020 Target
15.7% decrease needed

Major Depressive Episode

In 2011, 8.2% of adolescents aged 12–17 years reported having had a major depressive episode (MDE) in the past 12 months

8.2% 2011
7.5% 2020 Target
8.5% decrease needed