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Table 7 Female Standardised Mortality Ratios by Health Service Area Suicide and Death by Undetermined Cause in Scotland 1981 – 1999

From: Trends in suicide in Scotland 1981 – 1999: age, method and geography

Health Board of Residence No. of Deaths Rate/million Standardised Mortality Ratio
    Ratio LCI UCI
Argyll & Clyde 330 77 93 84 104
Ayrshire & Arran 290 78 95 84 106
Borders 83 81 95 77 118
Dumfries & Galloway 122 85 101 84 120
Fife 277 82 100 89 112
Forth Valley 195 73 89 77 102
Grampian 383 77 95 86 105
Greater Glasgow 921 99 120 112 128
Highland 169 86 105 91 123
Lanarkshire 366 66 83 75 92
Lothian 598 81 97 90 105
Orkney 15 80 98 55 162
Shetland 16 74 95 54 154
Tayside 357 92 110 99 122
Western Isles 15 53 65 36 107
Scotland 4,137 82 100 - -