Topic Area MHMD - Mental Health and Mental Disorders

Mental health is a state of successful performance of mental function, resulting in productive activities, fulfilling relationships with other people, and the ability to adapt to change and to cope with challenges. Mental health is essential to personal well-being, family and interpersonal relationships, and the ability to contribute to community or society.

Objective MHMD-1
Suicide rate (age-adjusted to 2000 std population) (per 100,000)
2020 Goal 2005-09 2006-10 2007-11 2008-12 2009-13
All Counties 10.2 11.4 11.5 11.9 12.1 12.4
Franklin County, PA 10.2 11.0 11.9 12.5 12.4 11.9
Website Updated August 2016

Topic Area MHMD - Mental Health and Mental Disorders

Courtesy: Healthy People 2020, <www.healthypeople.gov>