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The US suicide rate has increased 30% since 2000 — and it tripled for young girls

Strelka/Flickr The suicide rate in the US jumped 30% from 2000 to 2016, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The rise was especially large among young girls from.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2018

The Moneyist: I earn $13 per hour babysitting two boys, but their mother wants to hire another girl and pay me half my hourly rate

‘Too many young boys are told they’ll be king of the world by their parents and too many young girls are told they are little princesses.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 30th, 2018

The suicide rate has risen 28% in the US in less than 20 years, according to new data

BI Graphics The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) just released staggering data comparing the suicide rate in the US in 1999-2000 to 2015-2016. Suicide rates are .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 8th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. suicide rate has increased almost 30% since 1990s, CDC finds

Suicide death rates have risen significantly in most states since the late 1990s, with 25 states recording increases of more than 30%, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2018

The CDC just released staggering data on the rise in suicides across the US. It shows the growing severity of the issue.

BI Graphics The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) just released staggering data comparing the suicide rate in the US in 1999-2000 to 2015-2016. Suicide rates are u.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 7th, 2018

Suicide Became the Second Leading Cause of Death for Young People in 2016. We Don’t Know Why

And girls are disproportionately affected. The number of young Americans and adolescents contemplating.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 16th, 2018

Youth Summer Unemployment Hits Lowest Rate in 52 Years

But fewer young people want jobs, complicating the good news. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Thursday that the unemployment rate for 16 to 24 year olds had dropped to 9.2% in July, from 9.6% in July of 2018. That marks .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune19 hr. 18 min. ago

Youth Summer Jobless Rate at 50-Year Low

The unemployment rate among young Americans fell to its lowest level in more than 50 years this summer, though the share of young people looking for work remained well below its peak in 1989......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 17th, 2018

Youth Unemployment Hits 52-Year Low

The unemployment rate among young Americans fell to its lowest level in more than 50 years this summer, though the share of young people looking for work remained well below its peak in 1989......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 16th, 2018

July shined on the employment front around Buffalo

July marked another month of steady gains for jobseekers. The Buffalo-Niagara Falls metropolitan area private-sector employment base increased by 6,700 in the past year, a growth rate of 1.4 percent. Educational services and education and healt.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2018

Cash Wildfire Spreads Among Young Tech Companies

The burn rate jeopardizes their future and hurts investors......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 14th, 2018

Renting is on the rise in the U.S., and KC is no exception

The rentership rate, the percentage of homes that are rented rather than owned, increased in nearly all of the 50 largest U.S. metros, a new study by Zillow shows. In Memphis, Tenn., the number of renters increased by more than double that amount .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2018

Bankruptcy Filings Surge Among Older Americans

The rate at which Americans age 65 and older are filing for bankruptcy has more than tripled since 1991 amid reductions in the social safety net and a shift away from pensions, according to a new study......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 7th, 2018

Careerist: Decreasing the skills gap a priority post boomers

The economy is growing jobs at a brisk pace, and that’s good news for workers. The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 3.8 percent in May (bumping up slightly to 4.0 in June.) It was the lowest rate since April 2000, and for the first time in 20 years.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2018

Gallup: Smoking Rate has Fallen Sharply Among Young Adults

Gallup: Smoking Rate has Fallen Sharply Among Young Adults Now, fully 16% of US adults say they smoked a cigarette in the past week, by 1% the lowest.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 6th, 2018

Hanesbrands (HBI) Q2 Earnings Miss Estimates, Sales Rise Y/Y

Hanesbrands (HBI) Q2 results hurt by increased corporate tax rate and reduced operating profit. Nevertheless, the top line gained from acquisitions and Champion brand sales. Hanesbrands Inc. HB.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytAug 1st, 2018

India"s central bank raises key lending rate to 6.5 percent

India's central bank has raised its key interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 6.5 percent, saying that global growth has become uneven and risks to the outlook have increased with rising trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 1st, 2018

Pakistani Rupee vs Dollar Surge, Can It Really Last?

The value of the Pakistani rupee has increased in value against the dollar more than it has in the past 10 years. The Pakistani rupee vs dollar closed at 124 to one, the highest PKR vs USD rate since October 2008. The three percen.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 30th, 2018

Turkish central bank move raises questions over independence

Turkey's central bank, in a closely monitored move, has not increased its main interest rate, raising questions over its independence......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 24th, 2018

Rising Temperatures Linked to Increased Suicide Rates, Study Says

The research looked at decades of data from the U.S. and Mexico. A new study published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change links rising temperatures to increased rates of suicide. The research is a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 23rd, 2018

These 3 charts depict the rising number and rate of Trump"s false statements

REUTERS/James Glover II Trump has not only increased the false statements alongside his more frequent comments, but have done so at a faster rate.  The Toronto Star found that President Trump has spoken 1,929 false st.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 22nd, 2018