Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States. LiveStories examined how the suicide rate correlates with 16 demographic and health indicators across 50 states.
Using data from the American Community Survey, we created indicators measuring the affordability and crowdedness of local housing markets throughout the United States.
Learn how common alcohol and tobacco use is across the United States—and how Americans perceive the risks of overuse.
Significantly more women die from Alzheimer’s disease than men—a pattern that persists even as diagnostic guidelines have changed.
White and male Americans have the highest death rates from opioid—but the worsening epidemic does not discriminate.
For millions of American families, low incomes and low store access—alone or in combination—result in food insecurity.
Since 1980, diabetes prevalence has increased from 3.5% to nearly 10% of American adults.
This report highlights some of the most important indicators from BRFSS and shows the trends for your state.