“suicide” Charts

The Real Life/Death Risks for Our Kids »

Over 1800 teen suicides and fewer than 20 deaths by school shootings per year. Why are we considering spending money…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 1970
Score: 21

Gun Homicide Has Seen 49% Change Since 1993, Public Unaware »

Even though nearly 6-in-10 Americans believe that gun crime has increased in the last twenty years, in actuality, it has…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 407
Score: 9

Full Time Workers Are Less Likely to be Depressed »

Americans not in the workforce, unemployed, or employed part time but looking for full time work are more likely to…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 384
Score: 4

Men Across the World Committing Suicide in Much Higher Rates »

Around the globe, males commit suicide in rates three and four that of females. In Asia and Pacific-island countries the…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 129
Score: 2

Concussions in the NFL by Position »

In the 2012-13 NFL season, there were 170 concussions in total. Wide receivers sustained the most concussions out of any…

AR M.
by: AR M.
views: 274
Score: 2

Suicide Rate Increase Surges 500% with the Recession »

Almost all of the increase in suicides since 1999 has been driven by the aging baby boomer generation, whose sensitivity…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 187
Score: 2

A Situation Where Whites Are Disproportionately Dying »

Historically, suicide rates have steadily declined, though in recent years, this trend has reversed. White males constitute the vast majority…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 660
Score: 2

Suicide Rates Vary Significantly by State, Region »

Suicide rates among the states expresses an unsettling correlation between where you live and the likelihood of suicide. Mountain states…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 353
Score: 2

A National Mid-Life Crisis: Middle-Age Suicides Skyrocket »

Suicides, usually considered a problem of teenagers and the elderly, have sharply risen among middled-aged Americans in recent years, nearly…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 450
Score: 2

Concussions in the NFL by Position »

In the 2012-13 NFL season, there were 170 concussions in total. Wide receivers sustained the most concussions out of any…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 253
Score: 2

Life Expectancy by Age »

This chart displays the life expectancy by current age of male and female Americans in 2010. If you are lucky…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 223
Score: 2

Suicide Rates Are on the Rise »

Since 2000, the suicide rate in America has slowly been creeping up. Men are particularly at risk, killing themselves at…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 57
Score: 1

Soldier Suicide »

A survey given to 5,000 non-deployed soldiers recorded suicidal thoughts and actions throughout their lifetime. The survey found that 13.9%…

Maria Donnelly
by: Maria Donnelly
views: 47
Score: 1

Getting High Isn't Everything: Suicide with Pot Legalization »

A study in the American Journal of Health analyzed suicide trends in states following their legalization of medical marijuana. It…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 134

Americans Believe In The Right To Die »

According to a recent Harris Interactive poll, nearly three out of every four Americans support a terminally ill individual's right…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 35

Most Americans Support Aided Suicide for the Terminally Ill »

Well over half of Americans support doctor-assisted suicide for the terminally ill with less than 6 months to live. An…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 36

Doctor-Assisted Suicide: Americans Of All Ages Divided »

Physician-assisted suicide is a topic not one age group can agree on. What do you think? Do terminally ill patients…

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 77

The Dark Side Of Male Privilege »

Being a male in the United States certainly comes with its benefits, but there is a darker side to this…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 72

US Suicide Rates by Region »

The lowest suicide rates in the country are in New York and New Jersey with a rate of 8 per…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 55

Gun Violence Steadily Declines Since 1990s »

Since peaking in 1992, gun violence declined steadily throughout the 90’s and early-2000s. Current homicide rates have not been seen…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 879

Prevalence of Serious Mental Illness »

In 2008, about 5% of U.S. adults had a serious mental illness (SMI). Women were much more likely to have…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 88

Prescription Painkiller Abuse: ED Visits for Women »

American women ages 25-34 are the most likely women to visit the emergency department due to prescription painkiller misuse or…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 246

Prescription Painkiller Overdose Deaths for Women »

Over the last decade, prescription painkiller overdose deaths have increased dramatically among women. Opioid overdose deaths have increased more than…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 149

Binge Drinking Among Women »

The most likely women to binge drink are women ages 18 to 24, with 24% of American women in this…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 83

Probability of Dying by Age »

This chart displays the probability of dying by age for Americans in 2010. The probability of dying is slightly higher…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 252

Suicide Rates Decrease Among Elderly »

The suicide rate among Americans age 65+ has decreased from 19.7 suicides per 100,000 people in 1991 to 14.78 in…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 68