Suicide Statistics for Laurens County

Website data:    OASIS     oasis.state.ga.us***********************************************************************
For the five year period 2003 – 2007
YEAR    NUMBER OF DEATHS BY SUICIDE 2003 52004 102005 52006 02007 4
TOTAL        24  – Laurens County ************************************************************************

For the five year period 2003 – 2007
AGE GROUP NUMBER OF DEATHS BY SUICIDE10-19 0    (we know this has changed in recent years)20-29 330-39 440-49 650-59 7       60 + Over 4
TOTAL 24 – Laurens County

************************************************************************By Gender: Total of 24= 16 Males    8 FemalesBy Race:     Total of 24=  23 White    1 African America************************************************************************

For the time period of 2005 – 2009 for Laurens County
113 – Admitted overnight at hospital for suicide attempts.158 – Visits to the Emergency Room for suicide attempts**********************************************