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National Suicide Research Foundation. (2019) Self-harm data 2017, by CHO area. Cork: National Suicide Research Foundation.

External website: https://www.nsrf.ie/publications/reports/

For the period from 1 January to 31 December 2017, the Registry recorded 11,600 self-harm presentations to hospital that were made by 9,103 individuals nationally. These reports give data for each Community Health Organisation area.


CHO Area 1 2017: Donegal, Sligo/Leitrim/West, Cavan Cavan/Monaghan

CHO Area 2 2017: Galway, Roscommon, Mayo

CHO Area 3 2017: Clare, Limerick, North Tipperary/East Limerick

CHO Area 4 2017: Kerry, Cork

CHO Area 5 2017: South Tipperary, Carlow/Kilkenny, Waterford, Wexford

CHO Area 6 2017: Wicklow, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin South East

CHO Area 7 2017: Kildare/West Wicklow, Dublin West, Dublin South City, Dublin South West

CHO Area 8 2017Laois/Offaly, Longford/Westmeath, Louth/Meath

CHO Area 9 2017: Dublin North, Dublin North Central, Dublin North West


See table 3 in each document for ‘Method of self-harm’, including drug overdose and alcohol.

Item Type
Publication Type
Drug Type
All substances
Intervention Type
Harm reduction
January 2019
National Suicide Research Foundation
Corporate Creators
National Suicide Research Foundation
Place of Publication

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