From 2000 through 2018, rural suicide rates were higher than urban suicide rates. In rural areas, suicide rates rose by 48%, from 13.1 per 100,000 in 2000 to 19.4 per 100,000 in 2018. The rate rose 1% annually from 2000 to 2007, and rose by 3% annually from 2007 to 2018. In urban areas, suicide rates rose by 34%, from 10.0 per 100,000 in 2000 to 13.4 per 100,000 in 2018. The rate rose by 1% annually from 2000 to …
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