[American Foundation for Suicide Prevention]

For every suicide, there are 25 others who attempt.  In the elderly, every one in four suicide attempts succeed.


[National Alliance on Mental Illness]

Only half of all Americans experiencing an episode of major depression receive treatment.


[AFSP]

Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States.


[AFSP]

Men die by suicide 3.5x more often than women, though women attempt suicide nearly 3 times as often.


[CDC]

Depression affects 20-25% of Americans ages 18+ in a given year.


[AFSP]

New York has the lowest suicide rate out of every state.


[suicide Awareness Voices of education]

Medically serious attempts at suicide are 4x more likely among LGBTQ youth than other young people.


[AFSP]

The rate of suicide is highest in middle age (45-64 years old).


[AFSP]

Many attempted suicides and cases of self-harm go unreported and untreated each year.