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Table 3 Suicide rates for older people by age group in rural China (per 100,000)

From: Can China afford rapid aging?

Years Age group
65–69 70–74 75–79 80–84 85–89
2004 30.24 44.88 59.68 89.53 107.62
2005 39.15 42.89 65.16 82.98 97.50
2006 26.35 36.11 48.02 65.82 74.03
2007 28.45 40.55 57.21 86.73 97.52
2008 20.51 26.93 41.18 51.87 62.48
2009 23.68 35.10 53.00 81.16 104.92
2010 27.02 44.25 68.78 108.13 191.74
2011 25.59 35.23 46.36 78.50 93.46
2012 19.79 26.58 43.47 53.08 71.17
2013 22.06 30.96 43.95 59.18 72.40
  1. Data source Annual China Health Statistics Yearbook