Table 3

Patterns and change for self-injury mortality (SIM) by race/ethnicity, age and sex, USA, 2008 versus 2017

White (non-Hispanic)Black (non-Hispanic)Hispanic
No. DeathsCumulative Deaths, %Rate*Period Change, %SIM: SRR†YLL‡No. DeathsCumulative Deaths, %Rate*Period Change, %SIM:
SRR†
YLL‡No. DeathsCumulative Deaths, %Rate*Period Change, %SIM:
SRR†
YLL‡
Age, years Male, 2008
0–141080.30.6NA1.033.6220.60.5NA1.0029.0130.30.2NA1.0035.5
15–24469212.135.7NA1.8533.548914.114.8NA1.1728.963217.514.2NA1.4935.4
25–34689129.457.7NA2.1530.364131.825.6NA1.5526.590742.221.0NA1.9432.7
35–44802949.559.4NA1.9025.776953.130.3NA2.3822.990566.725.3NA2.1629.1
45–54997474.663.5NA1.8121.095979.638.2NA3.5619.272486.428.8NA2.3725.1
55–64534388.042.0NA1.3815.952093.932.4NA3.7715.028994.321.1NA1.9920.6
65–74228693.830.1NA1.1112.71479818.2NA1.7711.511797.417.5NA1.2418.0
75+248610041.7NA1.0612.57310015.5NA1.3012.79410023.1NA1.0917.9
All 39 809NA40.6NA1.673620NA19.6NA2.103681NA15.1NA1.88
Male, 2017
0–142270.41.4125.41.0035.4460.61.0108.61.0028.9610.80.8314.91.0039.3
15–24612610.250.140.41.8435.283010.424.766.91.4728.7123217.124.673.11.5839.1
25–3414 09032.9108.387.73.1132.5170030.653.2107.62.6126.7199543.440.893.82.5135.9
35–4412 16452.4102.7732.7727.1156649.361.8104.14.0023.1172966.239.857.33.0431.1
45–5412 05871.889.440.72.2621.7186971.574.594.95.9019.4144985.441.744.53.1826.4
55–64999287.968.563.01.8516.7176692.578.8143.79.4415.574995.332.855.52.7721.6
65–74414394.638.528.21.2612.853298.942.9136.44.9311.423698.420.316.41.7718.0
75+337310048.616.51.0512.59610015.0−3.51.6512.712310018.5−19.61.1317.8
All 62 174NA62.754.52.098405NA41.2109.63.627575NA25.468.12.39
Female, 2008
0–14400.20.2NA1.0036.980.60.2NA1.0034.891.00.1NA1.0041.4
15–2411117.28.8NA2.2436.71219.53.7NA1.4434.614015.93.5NA1.6141.2
25–34218821.018.5NA2.8234.718523.16.7NA2.3732.718936.24.9NA2.2838.4
35–44377244.728.1NA2.7831.234348.312.0NA4.9730.022159.86.5NA2.7635.0
45–54511676.832.1NA2.8026.346482.416.3NA8.2925.823885.39.5NA3.0131.0
55–64236291.717.8NA2.0819.617495.29.0NA7.5619.78394.25.5NA2.8625.0
65–7470196.18.2NA1.6114.64498.54.0NA2.9315.03197.53.7NA2.8221.5
75+6261006.7NA1.6413.7211002.3NA2.3315.1231003.6NA1.9220.9
All 15 916NA15.7NA2.471360NA6.7NA3.98934NA4.0NA2.4
Female, 2017
0–141010.40.6170.31.0038.7200.60.4149.11.0035.8301.50.4193.81.0046.0
15–2418858.016.384.62.5338.529510.29.1145.02.0335.635018.77.4109.21.7545.6
25–34491127.338.8109.44.2436.357428.917.4161.54.0733.451043.811.5136.03.0442.1
35–44516048.444.157.13.7431.761448.821.781.04.9529.843965.410.663.83.2536.9
45–54597272.44437.03.0926.480174.828.172.79.8925.839885.011.622.63.1632.1
55–64470091.330.773.02.6720.462695.123.5162.29.0720.721795.79.062.93.7426.5
65–74147197.212.451.61.6714.812099.07.381.85.0015.16098.64.316.62.2221.7
75+6921007.15.3.01.5613.7301002.613.92.5015.1281002.8−22.52.0020.9
All 24 893NA24.455.82.963080NA13.9106.25.002032NA7.075.12.68
  • *Rate per 100 000 population. The CDC cautions that rates based on cases fewer than 20 may be unstable.

  • †Self-injury mortality-to-suicide rate ratio.

  • ‡Projected ‘years of life lost’ at exact age at the beginning of the age interval.