|Rates of self-poisoning (per 100,000 population) – pesticides only|
|Authors||Period of study (Year)||Area studied||Rates of self-poisoning by ingestion of pesticides|
|Jeyaratnam et al. 1982 ||1979||Sri Lanka (nationwide)||79/100,000**of which 73% was due to intentional self-poisoning|
|Van Der Hoek et al. 1998 ||1991-94||North-Central Province||260/100,000 per year to 290/100,000 per year**of which 68% was due to intentional self-poisoning|
|Van Der Hoek et al. 2005 ||1999||Uda Walawe region||163/100,000**of which 84% was due to intentional self-poisoning|
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