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US suicide rate has risen 33% since 1999, says the research
Suicide rates among people 15-64 increased significantly during this period, rising from 10.5 per cent. 100,000 people in 1999 to 14 per year. 100,000 in 2017, the latest year with available data, according to an annual survey published by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics Thursday.
The report noted that US suicide rates are at the highest level since World War II. Those who identify as American Indians or Alaska Natives had the highest increase among all racial and ethnic groups according to research.
The data showed that suicide killings among girls and women increased significantly for all breeds and ethnic groups except Asia or the Pacific Islander, and the largest increase was among American Indians or Alaska native girls and women of 1
Among boys and men, suicide rates increased significantly for all breeds and ethnic groups except for Asian or Pacific islands, with the largest increase observed among American Indians or Alaska native boys and men of 71%.
The research had some limitations, including categorization of deaths, and deaths among American Indians, Alaska Indians, Asian Icelanders and Latin American people can be categorized for other racial and ethnic groups.
Overall, American Indians or Alaska native teens and adults 15-44 had the highest suicide rates for both men and women in 2017, the study found.
A CDC report published last year showed that suicide rates rose in the US between 1999 and 2016, while individual states range from a 6% increase in Delaware to an almost 58% increase in North Dakota.
Suicide rates rising for young people
Recent results also fall in line with a separate study published in JAMA's Tuesday, which saw a significant increase in suicide rates among 15-24 year olds Between 2000 and 2017, suicide rates among American kids continue to hover, study shows ” data-src-mini=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180822194242-suicide-prevention-hotline-stock-small-169.jpg” data-src-xsmall=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180822194242-suicide-prevention-hotline-stock-medium-plus-169.jpg” data-src-small=”http://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180822194242-suicide-prevention-hotline-stock-large-169.jpg” data-src-medium=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180822194242-suicide-prevention-hotline-stock-exlarge-169.jpg” data-src-large=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180822194242-suicide-prevention-hotline-stock-super-169.jpg” data-src-full16x9=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180822194242-suicide-prevention-hotline-stock-full-169.jpg” data-src-mini1x1=”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180822194242-suicide-prevention-hotline-stock-small-11.jpg” data-demand-load=”not-loaded” data-eq-pts=”mini: 0, xsmall: 221, small: 308, medium: 461, large: 781″ src=”data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhEAAJAJEAAAAAAP///////wAAACH5BAEAAAIALAAAAAAQAAkAAAIKlI+py+0Po5yUFQA7″/>
This study found that among the 15 to 19, the suicide rate was 8 per. 100,000 people in 2000 and rose to 11.8 per year. 100,000 in 2017, and among young adults 20-24, the suicide rate was 12.5 per person. 100,000 people in 2000 and then rose to 17 per year. 100,000 in 2017.
For some health experts, the suicide increase does not come as a surprise.
Although previous studies highlighted a dramatic increase in suicide rates among adolescents, "unfortunately, this is no surprise," said Nadine Kaslow, professor of psychiatry and behavioral science at the Emory University School of Medicine and chief psychologist at the Grady Health System in Atlanta, who was not involved in the new paper.
Other studies have shown increases in suicide rates, especially among adolescents and adolescents, but previous research "adds a few points; one notices this particular increase in young men and also in this younger age group from 15 to 19," Kaslow said. Tuesday.
She added that identifying why there has been an increase remains an issue of interest among experts.
For help, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). There is also a crisis text line. For crisis support in Spanish, call 1-888-628-9454 .