Summary of request
Number of deaths where the underlying cause was suicide or a self-inflicted injury for persons, by 5-year age group, England and Wales, 2001 to 2015. These numbers are comparable with those reported in our statistical bulletin "Avoidable Mortality in England and Wales: 2015" but not with our National Statistics definition of suicide.
Note: These figures will not match previously published ONS figures due to differences in the International Classification of Diseases codes used to define this dataset. The figures were produced using specific codes in response to a customer request.
Please note this files was updated on 28 April 2017.