Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
    • Trends in suicide rates
    • Trends in rates of hospitalisation due to intentional self-harm
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Suicide deaths: 2010-11
      • 2.1 Overview
      • 2.2 Age and sex distribution
      • 2.3 State and territory rates
      • 2.4 Remoteness of residence
      • 2.5 Socioeconomic status
      • 2.6 Mechanism of suicide
    • 3 Trends of suicide by all mechanisms 1921-2010
    • 4 Trends in suicide by hanging
      • 4.1 Trends: 1921-2010
      • 4.2 Trends by injury intent
    • 5 Trends in suicide by firearms
      • 5.1 Trends: 1921-2010
      • 5.2 Trends by injury intent
    • 6 Trends in suicide by poisons  (except gas)
      • 6.1 Trends: 1922-2010
      • 6.2 Trends by injury intent
      • 6.3 Trends for commonly used drugs
    • 7 Trends in suicide by gas
      • 7.1 Trends: 1922-2010
      • 7.2 Trends by injury intent
      • 7.3 Trends by exposure to domestic gases and motor vehicle exhaust
    • 8 Trends in suicide by other mechanisms
      • 8.1 Trends: 1922-2010
      • 8.2 Trends by mechanism
    • 9 Trends in suicide rates by remoteness: 2001-02 to 2010-11
    • 10 Suicide of Indigenous Australians
    • 11 Hospitalised intentional self-harm: 2010-11
      • 11.1 Age and sex distribution
      • 11.2 Remoteness of residence
      • 11.3 Socioeconomic status
      • 11.4 Mechanism
    • 12 Hospitalised self-harm trends: 1999-00 to 2011-12
      • 12.1 All mechanisms
      • 12.2 Poisons (except gas)
      • 12.3 Sharp objects
      • 12.4 Hanging
      • 12.5 Gaseous substances
      • 12.6 Other mechanisms of injury
    • 13 Hospitalised intentional self-harm of Indigenous Australians
    • 14 Comparison of trends in hospitalised intentional self-harm and suicide deaths: 1999-00 to 2010-11
  • End matter
    • Appendix 1: Data issues
    • Appendix 2: Birth cohort analyses
    • Appendix 3: State and territory of residence
    • Appendix 4: Summary data tables
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • Related publications