Suicide Statistics and Resources
One out of every five teenagers considers suicide.
One out of every ten attempts suicide.
Every one hundred minutes, another teenager commits suicide.
Suicide is the second leading cause of death for people aged 15-24.
We need to speak up about this, too.
Lots of people feel broken and at the edge of despair. If you do, please reach out for help.
IF YOU ARE THINKING OF KILLING YOURSELF, CALL 1-800-273-TALK.
Para obtener asistencia en espanol durante las 24 horas, llame al 1-888-628-9454.
Are you worried about yourself or a friend? If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 1-800-273-TALK.
Not sure what symptoms or signs to look for? Need some info? Please click the links below.
Statistics: CDC Youth Behavior Survey
Additional resources, courtesy of Healthline