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Table 1 Numbers, percents and rates of pesticide and non-pesticide suicides by urbanization level in Taiwan, 2002-2009

From: The impact of pesticide suicide on the geographic distribution of suicide in Taiwan: a spatial analysis

  Population aged 15+
(N = 18 457 000)
Pesticide suicide
(N = 4913)
  Non-pesticide suicide
(N = 31 197)
 
Urbanization level n (%) n (%) Rate per 100 000 n (%) Rate per 100 000
1 (most urban) 4 160 000 (22.5) 183 (3.7) 0.5 7138 (22.9) 20.7
2 5 417 000 (29.3) 712 (14.5) 1.6 9442 (30.3) 21.1
3 3 748 000 (20.3) 820 (16.7) 2.9 6554 (21.0) 21.8
4 2 936 000 (15.9) 1377 (28.0) 5.4 4746 (15.2) 19.3
5 470 000 (2.5) 308 (6.3) 6.7 749 (2.4) 18.2
6 881 000 (4.8) 885 (18.0) 10.9 1323 (4.2) 17.6
7 (most rural) 845 000 (4.6) 628 (12.8) 8.7 1245 (4.0) 17.6