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Data List for Suicide Among Youth Age 10-24 Years by County, New Mexico, 2009-2013, and U.S., 2013

County Deaths per 100,000 Population Lower Limit Upper Limit Note Numer- ator Denom- inator
Record Count: 35
Bernalillo 15.1 12.2 18 105 695,730
Catron 139.6 0 297.4 Warning, data extremely unstable 3 2,149
Chaves 15 6.1 23.8 Warning, data unstable 11 73,478
Cibola 17.7 2.2 33.3 Warning, data unstable 5 28,204
Colfax 9 0 26.5 Warning, data extremely unstable 1 11,165
Curry 5.4 0 11.4 Warning, data extremely unstable 3 55,885
De Baca 0 0 228.2 ** 0 1,486
Dona Ana 8.9 5.2 12.5 23 259,675
Eddy 7.2 0.1 14.2 Warning, data unstable 4 55,867
Grant 7.7 0 18.4 Warning, data extremely unstable 2 25,881
Guadalupe 0 0 82.9 ** 0 4,094
Harding 0 0 876.4 ** 0 386
Hidalgo 19.8 0 58.7 Warning, data extremely unstable 1 5,039
Lea 6.8 0.8 12.8 Warning, data unstable 5 73,199
Lincoln 13.2 0 31.6 Warning, data extremely unstable 2 15,112
Los Alamos 34.1 4.2 63.9 Warning, data unstable 5 14,674
Luna 19.3 2.4 36.2 Warning, data unstable 5 25,909
McKinley 26.8 16.3 37.4 25 93,163
Mora 0 0 82.9 ** 0 4,092
Otero 20.7 9.9 31.6 14 67,501
Quay 13.5 0 40 Warning, data extremely unstable 1 7,398
Rio Arriba 30.1 13.1 47.1 12 39,864
Roosevelt 0 0 12.1 ** 0 28,118
Sandoval 15.1 8.5 21.6 20 132,833
San Juan 20.9 13.4 28.4 30 143,506
San Miguel 0 0 10.9 ** 0 31,154
Santa Fe 19.6 11.8 27.5 24 122,128
Sierra 0 0 44.5 ** 0 7,632
Socorro 14.7 0 31.4 Warning, data extremely unstable 3 20,394
Taos 18.8 2.3 35.4 Warning, data unstable 5 26,522
Torrance 25.5 0.5 50.5 Warning, data unstable 4 15,680
Union 52.5 0 125.2 Warning, data extremely unstable 2 3,810
Valencia 11.2 3.9 18.5 Warning, data unstable 9 80,594
NM 14.9 13.3 16.5 324 2,172,323
US 8.1 7.9 8.4 5,264 64,604,856

Data Notes

Suicide deaths were defined by underlying cause of death based on the International Classification of Diseases, version 10 (ICD-10) codes.   **No deaths during the time period.

Data Sources

  • New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
  • Population Data Source: Geospatial and Population Studies Program, University of New Mexico. http://bber.unm.edu/bber_research_demPop.html.

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Definition

The youth suicide death rate is defined as the number of deaths attributed to suicide among persons 10-24 years per 100,000 of the age group population.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: The total number of suicide deaths per year among persons 10-24 years.
Denominator: The estimated mid-year population of persons 10-24 years.

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 01/20/2015


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Content updated: Mon, 9 Feb 2015 18:30:25 MST