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Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: Psychoactive substances in natural and unnatural deaths in Norway and Sweden – a study on victims of suicide and accidents compared with natural deaths in psychiatric patients

  Total Norway Sweden
Total number of cases (n) 1200 600 600
 Natural deaths   200 200
 Suicides 200 200
 Accidents 200 140
 Undetermined manner of death 0 60
Performed autopsy (n) 808 (67%) 325 (54%) 483 (81%)
 Natural deaths   32 (16%) 108 (54%)
 Suicides 136 (68%) 192 (96%)
 Accidents 157 (79%) 124 (89%)
 Undetermined manner of death   59 (98%)