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Table 5 Change in all suicides after intervention*

From: A central storage facility to reduce pesticide suicides - a feasibility study from India

  Intervention Control Difference in change 95% CI  
  Total population n Rate /100,000 Total population n Rate /100,000    P-value
Attempted suicide:          
Baseline 4446 20 449.8 3307 7 211.7    
Follow up 4308 3 69.6 2673 4 149.6    
Change 1½ yr   17 382.4   3 90.7 291.7 (83.2, 500.1) <0.05
Change 1 yr        194.5 (55.5, 333.4) <0.05
Completed suicide:          
Baseline 4446 13 292.4 3307 3 90.7    
Follow up 4308 2 46.4 2673 2 74.8    
Change 1½ yr   11 247.4   1 30.2 217.2 (59.6, 374.8) <0.05
Change 1 yr        144.8 (39.7, 249.9) <0.05
All suicides:          
Baseline 4446 33 742.2 3307 10 302.4    
Follow up 4308 5 116.1 2673 6 224.5    
Change 1½ yr   28 629.8   4 121.0 508.8 (247.9, 769.8) <0.001
Change 1 yr        339.2 (165.3, 513.2) <0.001
  1. *Note:
  2. 1. Suicides include attempted and completed pesticide suicide and suicides by other methods.
  3. 2. Change calculated based on population at baseline.