Share of drug overdose deaths among U.S. teens 2015, by intent and gender

Distribution of drug overdose deaths among U.S. adolescents aged 15 to 19 years in 2015, by intent and gender

Share of drug overdose deaths among U.S. teens 2015, by intent and gender This statistic displays the percentage distribution of drug overdose deaths among U.S. adolescents aged 15 to 19 years in 2015, by intent and gender. According to the data, in total, 80.4 percent of drug overdose deaths among adolescents were unintentional.
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Distribution of drug overdose deaths among U.S. adolescents aged 15 to 19 years in 2015, by intent and gender

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UnintentionalSuicideUndeterminedHomicide
Total80.4%13.5%5.2%0.9%
Male86.2%8.7%4.5%0.6%
Female70.1%21.9%6.5%1.4%
UnintentionalSuicideUndeterminedHomicide
Total80.4%13.5%5.2%0.9%
Male86.2%8.7%4.5%0.6%
Female70.1%21.9%6.5%1.4%
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This statistic displays the percentage distribution of drug overdose deaths among U.S. adolescents aged 15 to 19 years in 2015, by intent and gender. According to the data, in total, 80.4 percent of drug overdose deaths among adolescents were unintentional.
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