Table 4

 Description of the cases and 1998 estimation of population at ward level in the North West Government Office Region

MinimumMaximumMean (SD)
Male suicide
    10–29 years040.42 (0.72)
    30–49 years080.80 (1.14)
    >50 years050.49 (0.79)
Female suicide
    10–29 years020.10 (0.30)
    30–49 years040.21 (0.50)
    ≥50 years030.24 (0.50)
Male population
    10–29 years903338950.22 (621.92)
    30–49 years933438952.22 (637.74)
    ≥50 years1072670911.84 (571.70)
Female population
    10–29 years1092769920.77 (583.05)
    30–49 years1362927965.44 (587.30)
    ⩾50 years13843411220.89 (777.51)