Health

80% of young adult suicides are men.

source: The Poverty Site

Suicide accounted for the deaths of more young men in England & Wales in 2011 than road death, murder and HIV/AIDs combined.

Suicide Ratios:

       Up to 9 years  – Boys 1   :   1 Girls

Between 10 – 14 years  – Boys 2  :   1 Girls

Between 15 – 19 years  – Boys 4  :    1 Girls

Between 20 – 26 years – Men  6   :    1 Women

      Over 85 years – Men 13  :   1 Women

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