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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of suicide attempters and their families

From: Comparing the reasons for suicide from attempt survivors and their families in Ghana

Attempters N (%) Family of attempters N (%)
Males 4 (40) Male 6 (60)
Females 6 (60) Females 4 (40
18–25 6 (60) 25–45 5 (50)
26–34 4 (40) 46–62 5 (50)
Student 5 (50) Civil servant 5 (50)
Courier service 1 (10) Artisans 2 (20)
Artisans 3 (20) Security officer 2 (20)
   Courier service 1(10)
Poisonous substances 8 (80)   
Rope 1 (10)   
Slit wrist 1 (10)