healthdata-nj-gov/suicide-rate-ageadjusted-new-jersey-by-year-4tqh-h789

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  • rate
  • suicide

Suicide Rate (age-adjusted), New Jersey, by year: Beginning 2010

Suicide Rate (age-adjusted), New Jersey, by year: Beginning 2010

Age-adjusted death rate due to suicide, New Jersey.

Rate: Number of suicides per 100,000 persons (age-adjusted).

Definition: Deaths with suicide as the underlying cause. Suicide is defined as death resulting from the intentional use of force against oneself. ICD-10 codes: X60-X84, Y87.0

Data Sources:

1) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. Compressed Mortality File. CDC WONDER On-line Database accessed at http://wonder.cdc.gov/cmf-icd10.html

2) Death Certificate Database, Office of Vital Statistics and Registry, New Jersey Department of Health

3) Population Estimates, State Data Center, New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development

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NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
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