Is Suicide a More Present Danger Than Murder?

“For as often as we hear about murders, the suicide rate is actually much higher than the homicide rate. Nearly a third more people die at their own hands than at other people’s  (the murder rate in America is about 6 per 100,000; for suicides it’s about 10.8).”

http://news.discovery.com/human/psychology/suicide-a-more-present-threat-than-murder-130823.htm

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