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Figure 5.4.3: Deaths Related to Opioid Poisonings by Sex

Unadjusted rates per 100,000 population, Middlesex-London, 2015–2017 average

Figure 5.4.3: Deaths related to opioid poisonings by sex
Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion (Public Health Ontario). Interactive Opioid Tool. Toronto, ON: Queen’s Printer for Ontario; 2018. Extracted on Jan 30, 2019. Available from:

Males had three times the rate of deaths from opioid poisonings (9.0 per 100,000) compared to females (3.1) in Middlesex-London in the years 2015 to 2017.

The difference was not statistically significant due to small counts.