Definition: Number of suicides per 100,000 youth ages 15-24 (e.g., in 2013-2015, there were 7.9 suicides per 100,000 California youth ages 15-24).
Data Source: California Dept. of Public Health, Death Statistical Master Files; CDC WONDER Online Database, Underlying Cause of Death 1999-2015; California Dept. of Finance, Race/Ethnic Population with Age and Sex Detail 1990-2009; Population Reference Bureau, Population Estimates 2010-2015 (Sept. 2017).
Footnote: Data are presented as rates over three-year periods. The abbreviation S refers to data that have been suppressed because there were fewer than 20 youth suicides. N/A means that data are not available.