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Suicide

Find the latest information on suicide from Statistics Canada, including tables and articles. This guide is a selection of key resources and is not a complete list of our collection on this topic. Some of these resources may have been archived. This means that they have not been updated recently, but they are still the most recent information we have on this topic.

Tables on suicide
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Suicides and suicide rate, by sex and by age group, both sexes (suicide rate per 100,000 population)
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Summary table
Suicides and suicide rate, by sex and by age group, both sexes (number of suicides)
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Summary table
Leading causes of death, by sex
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Summary table
Age-standardized mortality rates by selected causes, by sex
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Summary table
Leading causes of death, total population, by age group and sex CANSIM table
Deaths and mortality rate, by selected grouped causes and sex CANSIM table
Deaths, by cause, Chapter XX: External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01 to Y89), age group and sex CANSIM table
Publications and articles on suicide
Title Catalogue number
Suicide rates: An overview 82-624-X201200111696
Leading causes of death in Canada 84-215-XWE
Mortality, Summary List of Causes 84F0209XWE
Identifying deliberate self-harm in emergency department data 82-003-X200900210836
Canadian Community Health Survey - Mental health and well-being 82-617-XIE
Additional resources on suicide
Title Details
Health Reports: Browse by subject: Suicide List of articles

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