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Table 4 Age-standardised mortality rates for suicide and antidepressant-related poisoning deaths and prescriptions per 100 population in England

From: Association between mortality from suicide in England and antidepressant prescribing: an ecological study

Year Age-standardised mortality rates per million population Prescriptions per 100 population
  Suicide TCAs SSRIs All TCAs SSRIs
1993 98.2 8.6 0.2 22.4 17.5 4.6
1994 94.8 8.7 0.1 24.5 17.9 6.2
1995 95.6 8.7 0.4 27.4 18.3 8.7
1996 90.6 9.7 0.4 30.9 18.8 11.8
1997 92.8 9.4 0.6 34.7 19.3 15.1
1998 95.7 8.8 0.7 37.9 19.7 17.9
1999 95.1 8.0 1.1 41.2 19.7 21.2
2000 90.2 6.9 1.3 44.9 19.7 25.0
2001 84.9 5.8 1.8 49.3 19.8 29.3
2002 84.3 5.3 1.8 53.2 19.9 33.1
  1. Note: Directly standardised to the European Standard Population