Suicide mortality rate per 100,000

Source:2012-2014 Vital Statistics Data as of May, 2016

Adjusted Rates Are Age Adjusted to The 2000 United States Population

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  Deaths Average population Crude Adjusted
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 89 100 93 282 1,353,335 6.9 6.4
Suffolk 149 141 135 425 1,500,660 9.4 8.9
Region Total 238 241 228 707 2,853,995 8.3 7.7
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 77 79 68 224 1,421,788 5.3 5.3
Kings 122 123 131 376 2,593,192 4.8 4.8
New York 136 136 141 413 1,627,172 8.5 7.7
Queens 147 141 146 434 2,296,842 6.3 5.9
Richmond 33 29 30 92 472,209 6.5 6.1
Region Total 515 508 516 1,539 8,411,204 6.1 5.8
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 15 40 38 93 296,939 10.4 9.5
Orange 26 28 34 88 375,401 7.8 7.7
Putnam 12 15 8 35 99,580 11.7 10.6
Rockland 23 18 22 63 320,842 6.5 6.5
Sullivan 13 12 10 35 76,467 15.3 15.7
Ulster 19 17 18 54 181,078 9.9 8.5
Westchester 76 65 63 204 967,702 7.0 6.5
Region Total 184 195 193 572 2,318,009 8.2 7.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 32 33 26 91 306,857 9.9 9.6
Columbia 6 9 11 26 62,288 13.9 12.8
Greene 3 7 7 17 48,365 11.7 10.8
Rensselaer 21 10 21 52 159,842 10.8 10.3
Saratoga 34 32 17 83 223,640 12.4 11.6
Schenectady 18 16 21 55 155,397 11.8 11.5
Region Total 114 107 103 324 956,389 11.3 10.7
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 6 6 6 18 54,539 11.0 11.3
Herkimer 4 9 14 27 64,144 14.0 13.1
Montgomery 6 10 3 19 49,872 12.7 11.1
Otsego 6 9 9 24 61,507 13.0 14.5
Schoharie 5 4 7 16 31,836 16.8 16.3
Region Total 27 38 39 104 261,898 13.2 12.8
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 16 12 7 35 81,626 14.3 13.3
Essex 10 5 5 20 38,801 17.2 14.8
Franklin 7 8 5 20 51,582 12.9 11.4
Hamilton 3 0 1 4 4,755 28.0* 20.9*
Warren 12 7 6 25 65,283 12.8 10.2
Washington 9 9 11 29 62,800 15.4 14.2
Region Total 57 41 35 133 304,846 14.5 12.9
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 25 14 16 55 119,623 15.3 15.3
Lewis 6 4 8 18 27,198 22.1 20.6
St. Lawrence 10 8 10 28 111,865 8.3 8.0
Region Total 41 26 34 101 258,686 13.0 12.6
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 7 11 7 25 79,284 10.5 10.1
Cortland 6 4 4 14 49,158 9.5 9.0
Madison 10 10 9 29 72,378 13.4 12.4
Oneida 29 34 26 89 233,337 12.7 12.2
Onondaga 55 56 46 157 467,812 11.2 10.6
Oswego 20 17 17 54 121,259 14.8 14.4
Region Total 127 132 109 368 1,023,228 12.0 11.4
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 22 22 28 72 197,648 12.1 11.7
Chenango 6 6 4 16 49,621 10.7 9.8
Delaware 11 9 9 29 46,860 20.6 18.5
Tioga 7 3 9 19 50,197 12.6 13.6
Tompkins 9 19 5 33 103,621 10.6 10.5
Region Total 55 59 55 169 447,946 12.6 12.0
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 5 9 10 24 88,396 9.1 8.5
Livingston 8 11 3 22 64,700 11.3 11.6
Monroe 67 61 57 185 749,092 8.2 7.9
Ontario 11 14 17 42 109,110 12.8 12.3
Schuyler 0 3 2 5 18,484 9.0* 7.2*
Seneca 5 4 8 17 35,199 16.1 16.2
Steuben 13 7 16 36 98,702 12.2 12.2
Wayne 12 11 8 31 92,495 11.2 10.8
Yates 3 0 7 10 25,236 13.2 8.9
Region Total 124 120 128 372 1,281,415 9.7 9.3
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 6 10 7 23 48,067 15.9 15.0
Cattaraugus 11 12 14 37 78,983 15.6 15.2
Chautauqua 20 15 18 53 132,891 13.3 12.6
Erie 81 86 110 277 920,596 10.0 9.7
Genesee 8 4 8 20 59,531 11.2 9.8
Niagara 36 33 35 104 214,299 16.2 16.0
Orleans 6 2 3 11 42,352 8.7 8.3
Wyoming 7 8 7 22 41,537 17.7 16.6
Region Total 175 170 202 547 1,538,256 11.9 11.4
New York State 1,657 1,637 1,642 4,936 19,655,872 8.4 7.9

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

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