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Old 05-02-2020, 03:20 PM
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Originally Posted by dssmith View Post
Male dentists hold the highest suicide rate at 8.02 percent. Female dentists hold the fourth highest suicide rate at 5.28 percent. Physicians (7.87 percent), pharmacists (7.19 percent) and nurses (6.56 percent) also hold suicide rates much higher than the national average.
I've never see suicide rate expressed as simply "percent". What does a "suicide rate at 8.02 percent" actually mean? Certainly, you're not saying that 8.02% of dentists kill themselves, are you?