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Year  Suicide Rate (Both Sexes)
Rate per 100,000
Suicide Rate (Both Sexes, Selected Methods)
Rate per 100,000
Suicide Rate (Males, Selected Methods)
Rate per 100,000
Suicide Rate (Females, Selected Methods)
Rate per 100,000
 
 
19608.90            
19619.00            
19628.80            
19638.40            
196411.30            
196511.20            
19669.90            
19679.10            
196810.50            
196912.50            
197012.80            
197111.70            
197212.60            
197313.10            
197416.30            
197515.80            
197616.90            
197717.90            
197816.50            
197915.40            
198018.10            
198115.90            
198216.20            
198317.80  12.31  19.86  4.45   
198418.10  12.09  20.06  4.03   
198516.90  12.40  20.87  3.92   
198618.00  13.01  22.38  3.53   
198716.50  11.53  21.00  1.97   
198816.70  11.96  19.88  3.96   
198915.00  10.56  17.81  3.26   
199016.20  11.13  19.77  2.42   
199118.80  13.11  23.01  3.15   
199218.70  12.93  21.67  4.15   
199316.10  11.88  21.40  2.38   
199416.80  11.61  19.95  3.33   
199516.60  12.49  21.74  3.30   
199617.00  11.64  19.92  3.41   
199714.40  10.46  17.61  3.36   
199814.40  10.86  18.97  2.80   
199915.40  11.11  19.18  3.07   
200013.90  9.56  15.72  3.44   
200115.90  11.41  19.27  3.57   
200214.20  10.33  17.84  2.84   
200314.10  9.54  15.90  3.19   
200414.10  9.56  16.68  2.45   
200512.90  8.75  14.18  3.34   
200613.60  8.61  13.99  3.26   
200713.80  8.57  13.82  3.34   
200813.46  9.36  16.22  2.51   
200913.13            
201013.79            
201113.19            
 

References and Related Online Materials

Suicide Rate (Both Sexes):

2008-2011. http://suicideinfo.ca/Library/AboutSuicide/Statistics.aspx

Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, Alberta Justice. Suicides in Alberta, Years 2000-2007. Last updated December 31, 2007. http://justice.alberta.ca/publications/Pages/default.aspx?WT.svl=tabNav#ocme (accessed August 17, 2010).

Suicide Rate (Both Sexes, Selected Methods):

Government of Alberta Health and Wellness. (no date). Interactive Health Data Application. http://www.ahw.gov.ab.ca/IHDA_Retrieval/ (accessed August 17, 2010).

Datasets Used:
--> Age-Sex Specific Mortality Rates by Cause of Death - Alberta (1983to1999)\
--> Age-Sex Specific Mortality Rates by Cause of Death - Alberta (2000to2008)

Note: Includes only suicide by exposure to gases & vapours, suicide by firearm, and suicide by hanging/stangulation/suffocation.

Suicide Rate (Males, Selected Methods):

See reference for "Suicide Rate (Both Sexes, Selected Methods)."

Suicide Rate (Females, Selected Methods):

See reference for "Suicide Rate (Both Sexes, Selected Methods)."