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Table 2 Rate ratios for overall and pesticide suicide rates after the 2011 ban of endosulfan (throughout India) and 14 pesticides (Kerala)

From: Suicide by pesticide poisoning in India: a review of pesticide regulations and their impact on suicide trends

 Rate ratios (95% CI)
National suicidesKerala suicidesc
TotalaPesticidebTotalPesticide
Post-ban years
 20111.00 (0.98, 1.02)0.83 (0.81, 0.86)0.99 (0.98, 1.01)0.85 (0.80, 0.91)
 20120.97 (0.95, 1.00)0.75 (0.72, 0.77)1.01 (0.99, 1.03)0.73 (0.68, 0.78)
 20130.95 (0.92, 0.97)0.71 (0.69, 0.74)1.04 (1.01, 1.06)0.51 (0.47, 0.55)
 20140.90 (0.87, 0.93)0.52 (0.49, 0.54)1.02 (1.00, 1.05)0.45 (0.42, 0.49)
  1. Period of consistent linear trend prior to ban: a2003–2010; b1997–2010; c1999–2010