About This Statistic
This statistic shows the death rate for suicide in the United States in 2013 and 2014, by age. In 2014, there were 19.5 deaths by suicide per 100,000 U.S. Americans aged between 45 and 64 years. Thus, this was the group with the third highest suicide rate. It has been found that the death rate for suicide in the U.S. for males has remained higher than that of females from 1950 to 2014.