Suicide has typically been viewed as a problem of teenagers and the
elderly, and the surge in suicide rates among middle-aged Americans is
From 1999 to 2010, the suicide rate among Americans ages 35 to 64 rose
by nearly 30 percent, to 17.6 deaths per 100,000 people, up from 13.7.
Heavy topic aside, isn't a 29-year age span quite large to lump together? And this article specfically talks about Boomers.