Suicides and suicide rate, by sex and by age group (Both sexes rate)

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Suicides and suicide rate, by sex and by age group
(Both sexes rate)
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
  Both sexes
  suicide rate per 100,000 population
All ages1 11.0 11.1 11.5 11.6 10.8
10 to 14 1.6 1.2 1.3 1.7 1.5
15 to 19 8.3 9.2 9.0 8.9 9.0
20 to 24 12.8 11.2 11.9 12.2 12.5
25 to 29 12.6 11.2 11.0 11.3 10.8
30 to 34 10.7 11.6 13.2 12.7 12.0
35 to 39 14.1 13.7 14.4 15.0 12.6
40 to 44 15.2 17.6 17.4 15.1 14.8
45 to 49 18.0 17.0 17.6 18.0 15.7
50 to 54 16.7 16.6 18.5 18.5 16.6
55 to 59 14.6 15.7 16.7 16.9 15.9
60 to 64 11.8 12.4 12.8 13.8 12.0
65 to 69 9.0 10.8 9.8 10.3 9.8
70 to 74 9.7 10.8 11.3 10.6 11.2
75 to 79 11.5 11.1 9.0 11.3 11.0
80 to 84 11.6 10.1 10.8 11.0 10.8
85 to 89 11.4 10.7 13.1 11.9 11.1
90 and older 7.5 10.9 9.3 8.6 5.4

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