According to data from the CDC, 45,979 people died by suicide in the U.S. in 2020. Another 1.2 million adults attempted suicide. In Virginia, more than 1,200 people died by suicide.
We can't ignore the trends. Get to know the trends and how you can help make a difference. Together, we can turn the numbers around.
Suicide reports and trends can help make us aware of who may be most at-risk and where to focus efforts, as well as whether we are making progress or falling behind.