Boys & men are killing themselves at an alarming rate. #StopSuicide

Suicide death rates in the USA are growing - risk of death by suicide is 3.5 x greater for men than for women

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Making a plan can be a precursor to a suicide attempt. Approximately 38% of people who make a suicide plan go on to make a suicide attempt.

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Suicidal thoughts are greatest with those in the 18-25 age group and tend to decrease with age.

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Firearms remain a consistent means of suicide for men. For men over the age of 65, firearms are used in over three-quarters of suicide deaths.

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