Data from: Incidence and fatality of serious suicide attempts in a predominantly rural population in Shandong, China: a public health surveillance study

Jiandong Sun, Xiaolei Guo, Jiyu Zhang, Mei Wang, Cunxian Jia & Aiqiang Xu
Objectives: To estimate the incidence of serious suicide attempts (SSAs, defined as suicide attempts resulting in either death or hospitalisation) and to examine factors associated with fatality among these attempters. Design: A surveillance study of incidence and mortality. Linked data from two public health surveillance systems were analysed. Setting: Three selected counties in Shandong, China. Participants: All residents in the three selected counties. Outcome: measures Incidence rate (per 100 000 person-years) and case fatality rate...

Registration Year

  • 2014

Resource Types

  • Dataset


  • Shandong University
  • Queensland University of Technology