Suicide takes almost 30,000 lives every year
An average of one person dies of suicide every 16.2 minutes
Suicide is the third leading cause of death in young people between ages 15-24
1 in 6 high school age students have seriously considered suicide
1 in 12 has attempted it
Depression affects about 20% of adolescents by the time they reach adulthood
Depression is the leading cause of disability in the United States
Being depressed isn't abnormal. You aren't alone.