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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of suicide deaths based on Death Registry Information System in East Azerbaijan Province, during 2007-2018

From: Socio-demographic status and 12 years trend of completed suicide in East Azerbaijan Province, Iran, during the period 2007–2018

Variable Frequency (n = 1783) %
Gender
 Female 579 32.5
 Male 1204 67.5
Age
 Mean ± SD, (range) 34.07 ± 15.68, (7–92)  
  ≤ 14 59 3.33
  15–24 467 26.21
  25–59 1102 61.82
  ≥ 60 144 8.1
Educational level
 Primary school 522 29.3
 Secondary school 1036 58.1
 High school and Academic 219 12.3
Resident
 Urban 1234 69.2
 Rural 549 30.8
Occupation
 Free, and unemployment 651 36.5
 Student (school-university) 225 12.6
 Housewife 464 26
 Farming or farming related 269 15.1
 Employment 55 3.1
 Others 119 6.7
Marital status
 Single 575 32.25
 Married 1152 64.63
 Widow and divorced 56 3.12
History of attempt
 Yes 111 6.2
 No 1637 91.8
History of mental disorder
 Yes 316 17.7
 No 1467 82.3