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Table 2 Population characteristics of suicide attempts by postpartum and non-postpartum women, aged 18–44, 2006–2015

From: The tip of the iceberg: postpartum suicidality in Israel

   Postpartum Non-postpartum Postpartum Non-postpartum Rate ratio non- postpartum/ postpartum
   Number Rate/100,000 population  
Total   565 19,694 35.8 (32.9–38.9) 153.0 (150.9–155.2) 4.3 (3.9–4.7)
Age Group 18–24 214 9359 71.8 (62.5–82.1) 250.0 (244.9–255.1) 3.5 (3.0–4.0)
  25–34 278 6104 29.6 (26.3–33.3) 131.5 (128.2–134.8) 4.4 (3.9–5.0)
  35–44 73 4231 21.3 (16.7–26.8) 94.3 (91.5–97.2) 4.4 (3.5–5.6)
Ethnic Groupa Jewsb 301 14,621 25.2 (22.4–28.2) 143.1 (140.8–145.5) 5.7 (5.1–6.4)
  Arabs 263 4972 68.5 (60.4–77.2) 187.3 (182.1–192.6) 2.7 (2.4–3.1)
Immigrant status (for Jews2)
 FSU immigrants (recentc) 64 2871 58.8 (45.3–75.1) 171.9 (165.7–178.3) 2.9 (2.3–3.8)
 Ethiopian immigrants (recentc) 13 231 91.5 (48.7–156.5) 137.6 (120.4–156.5) 1.5 (0.8–2.7)
 Other immigrantsd (recentc) 10 558 20.9 (10.0–38.4) 145.1 (133.3–157.6) 7.0 (3.5–13.8)
 Israeli-born/veteran immigrants 214 10,961 20.9 (18.2–23.9) 138.0 (135.4–140.6) 6.6 (5.7–7.6)
  1. aNot including unknown. Ethnicity unknown for 102 attempts
  2. bJews includes other non-Jewish Israelis who are not Arab (4.4% of the total population)
  3. cSince 1990
  4. dNot including FSU and Ethiopian immigrants