According to a 2016 gobankingrates study, the no 1 cause of financial stress for people in new york is paying down debt, with the average balance per person hitting around $50,000.
In 2014, the most recent year for which there is data, 565 new yorkers died from suicide, according to the health department — by comparison, 328 people were murdered in the city that year.
Find the latest news on local, us and worldwide suicide deaths on the new york post. Suicides in new york city , 2000 to 2014 suicide rates in new york city (nyc) declined in the 1990s, but have steadily increased in the last decade.
Manhattan — suicide rates are on the rise in new york city, especially among women, according to a new study from the new york city department of health and mental hygiene the health department.
New york --new york city's chief medical examiner has ruled fashion designer kate spade's death a suicide by hanging the determination was released thursday, two days after the 55-year-old spade. Four people, including a young boy, were killed in what police said appeared to be a triple-murder suicide in queens.
New york famed gay rights lawyer sets himself on fire at prospect park in protest suicide against fossil fuels by theodore parisienne , thomas tracy , adam shrier and larry mcshane. Man, 51, commits suicide in new york by decapitating himself with his car tomas rivera, 51, was found on longfellow avenue in the bronx with his head ripped from his body.