OSPF has highlighted a few key statistics below and provided links which will take individuals to in-depth Ohio data sources which they can access, free of charge, and learn more about this “on going mental health crisis”, Governor Mike DeWine.
The following statistics are the latest numbers provided by Ohio Department of Health.
Number of suicides in Ohio in 2018
Adults aged 45-64
had the highest rate of suicide
387 women died
Males are 4X
likely to die by suicide than women
5 people die
by suicide everyday