Teen violent deaths (rate per 100,000 15-19 year-olds)

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Definitions: Number of 15-19 year olds who died due to suicide, homicide, or motor vehicle accident per 100,000 youth of the same ages.

Data Source: Kansas Department of Health and Environment; US Census Bureau.

Footnotes: Data represent calendar year. Some Frontier Counties have only a few hundred teenagers, so one teen violent death leads to hundreds per 100,000 teen population. For example the rate of 704 deaths per 100,000 teens in Jewell County 2016 was a single death due to motor vehicle accidents.