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Impacts of Suicide in Idaho

Idaho has consistently ranked as one of the top ten states for suicide as the leading cause of death. Since 2003 suicide has been the eighth or ninth leading cause of death for Idahoans within the state. Additionally, suicide ranks as high as the third and fourth leading cause of death in Idaho depending on which populations are being reviewed. Regardless of any specific population group, the impact of suicides in Idaho is far reaching with research showing that for every suicide 15 to 22 people are directly impacted.

Ten Leading Cauases of Death in Idaho