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Title:HealthyPlace - The Truth About Black Teen Suicide
Description:Reports "According to the Centers for Disease Control, in 1980, the suicide rate for Whites aged 10-19 was 157% greater than that of Blacks. However, by 1995 there was only a 42% difference. Although Whites are still more likely to commit suicide than blacks, the suicide rate for all African-Americans doubled between 1980 and 1996."
Category:Groups at Risk: Visible Minorities