We identified a small error in Table 20 of the Suicides in the UK dataset; for 2002 to 2006 we incorrectly reported a higher number of suicide occurrences. This error has now been corrected, we apologise for any inconvenience caused. This error has not impacted our main datasets on suicide occurrences.
Number of suicides and suicide rates, by sex and age, in the UK, registered from 1981 to 2017. Information on the impact of narrative conclusions on suicide rates is provided, along with the proportion of suicides by method and the median registration delay.