People living with psychotic illness 2010

Appendix 5. Suicidality

Page last updated: November 2011

Appendix Table 5-1. Suicidality

Males
Proportion (%)
Females
Proportion (%)
Age 18-34 years
Proportion (%)
Age 35-64 years
Proportion (%)
Persons
Proportion (%)
Suicidal ideation - lifetime
63.0
72.9
64.4
68.9
67.0
Suicidal ideation - past year
25.4
34.1
30.7
27.7
28.9
Suicidal ideation - current
10.2
13.4
12.4
10.8
11.5
Suicidal attempt - lifetime
44.2
57.5
47.3
51.1
49.5
Deliberate self-harm - past year
12.9
22.1
20.6
13.7
16.6
Deliberate self-harm requiring hospitalisation in past year
6.3
12.6
10.9
7.3
8.8