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Table 1 Prevalence of suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in last week, last year, at some other time and lifetime

From: Tedium vitae, death wishes, suicidal ideation and attempts in Kenya-prevalence and risk factors

  Last week: n (%) [95 % C.I] Last year: n (%) [95 % C.I] At some other time: n (%) [95 % C.I] Life time: n (%) [95 % C.I]
Ever felt life not worth living 40 (3.5) [2.5 to 4.8] 175 (15.5) [13.4 to 17.7] 98 (8.7) [7.1 to 10.4] 273 (24.1) [21.6 to 26.7]
Ever wished were dead 34 (3.0) [2.1 to 4.2] 152 (13.4) [11.5 to 15.5] 65 (5.7) [4.5 to 7.3] 217 (19.2) [16.9 to 21.6]
Ever thought of taking life: Suicidal thoughts 8 (0.7) [0.3 to 1.4] 47 (4.2) [3.1 to 5.5] 42 (3.7) [2.7 to 5.0] 89 (7.9) [6.4 to 9.6]
Ever made attempt to take life: Suicidal attempts 6 (0.5) [0.2 to 1.1] 13 (1.2) [0.6 to 2.0] 8 (0.7) [0.3 to 1.4] 21 (1.9) [1.2 to 2.8]