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Table 2 Number of deaths with row percentages, 1987-2011, by method, sex, and age group.

From: Suicide or undetermined intent? A register-based study of signs of misclassification

Age group Suicide Undetermined
Women Poisoning Hanging Drowning Jump Cutting Firearms Other Poisoning Hanging Drowning Jump Cutting Firearms Other
 15-24 239 (29%) 332 (41%) 30 (4%) 58 (7%) 5 (1%) 17 (2%) 134 (16%) 89 (55%) 4 (2%) 15 (9%) 13 (8%) 1 (1%) 4 (2%) 35 (22%)
 25-44 1 236 (46%) 769 (29%) 147 (6%) 170 (6%) 47 (2%) 36 (1%) 263 (10%) 545 (73%) 10 (1%) 70 (9%) 19 (3%) 5 (1%) 6 (1%) 90 (12%)
 45-64 1 648 (49%) 757 (22%) 421 (13%) 183 (5%) 69 (2%) 26 (1%) 262 (9%) 963 (75%) 11 (1%) 160 (12%) 26 (2%) 6 (0%) 2 (0%) 122 (9%)
 65- 1 021 (40%) 563 (22%) 543 (21%) 245 (10%) 44 (2%) 8 (0%) 108 (4%) 375 (53%) 9 (1%) 192 (27%) 43 (6%) 3 (0%) 1 (0%) 90 (13%)
All 4 144 (44%) 2 421 (26%) 1 141 (12%) 656 (7%) 165 (2%) 87 (1%) 767 (8%) 1 972 (68%) 34 (1%) 437 (15%) 101 (3%) 15 (1%) 13 (0%) 337 (12%)
Men               
 15-24 366 (19%) 841 (43%) 35 (2%) 122 (6%) 19 (1%) 316 (16%) 279 (14%) 255 (48%) 16 (3%) 69 (13%) 33 (6%) 8 (1%) 17 (3%) 138 (26%)
 25-44 2 063 (30%) 2 644 (38%) 206 (3%) 319 (5%) 209 (3%) 892 (13%) 593 (9%) 1 525 (67%) 33 (1%) 221 (10%) 87 (4%) 19 (1%) 32 (1%) 358 (16%)
 45-64 1 988 (26%) 3 082 (40%) 318 (4%) 254 (3%) 278 (4%) 1 342 (17%) 532 (7%) 1 568 (64%) 23 (1%) 342 (14%) 67 (3%) 13 (1%) 20 (1%) 418 (17%)
 65- 970 (17%) 2 377 (41%) 457 (8%) 352 (6%) 215 (4%) 1 151 (20%) 223 (4%) 437 (43%) 11 (1%) 277 (27%) 79 (8%) 3 (0%) 6 (1%) 212 (21%)
All 5 387 (24%) 8 944 (40%) 1 016 (5%) 1 047 (5%) 721 (3%) 3 701 (16%) 1 627 (7%) 3 785 (60%) 83 (1%) 909 (14%) 266 (4%) 43 (1%) 75 (1%) 1 126 (18%)
Total               
 15-24 605 (22%) 1 173 (42%) 65 (2%) 180 (6%) 24 (1%) 333 (12%) 413 (15%) 344 (49%) 20 (3%) 84 (12%) 46 (7%) 9 (1%) 21 (3%) 173 (25%)
 25-44 3 299 (34%) 3 413 (36%) 353 (4%) 489 (5%) 256 (3%) 928 (10%) 856 (9%) 2 070 (69%) 43 (1%) 291 (10%) 106 (4%) 24 (1%) 38 (1%) 448 (15%)
 45-64 3 636 (33%) 3 839 (34%) 739 (7%) 437 (4%) 347 (3%) 1 368 (12%) 794 (7%) 2 531 (68%) 34 (1%) 502 (13%) 93 (2%) 19 (1%) 22 (1%) 540 (14%)
 65- 1 991 (24%) 2 940 (35%) 1 140 (14%) 597 (7%) 259 (3%) 1 159 (14%) 331 (4%) 812 (47%) 20 (1%) 469 (27%) 122 (7%) 6 (0%) 7 (0%) 302 (17%)
All 9 531 (30%) 11 365 (36%) 2 157 (7%) 1 703 (5%) 886 (2%) 3 788 (12%) 2 394 (8%) 5 757 (63%) 117 (1%) 1 346 (15%) 367 (4%) 58 (1%) 88 (1%) 1 463 (16%)