Intentional self-harm hospitalisations by age and sex, Australia, 2008–09 to 2020–21.
The bar chart shows the age-specific rates of intentional self-harm hospitalisations for males and females for specific age groups and all ages combined in 2020–21. Users can also view age-specific rate, numbers and the proportion of hospitalisations for intentional self-harm by sex for each age group and year from 2008–09 to 20209–21. In 2020–21, females had higher rates of hospitalisation for intentional self-harm than males up to age 75–79. The highest rates for females were in the 15–19 years age group (697.7 hospitalisations per 100,000 population) and the 15–19 years age group for males (173.5).