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Table 3 Frequency (%) of suicide attempters in the observation period by different Axis II disorders (N = 149).

From: Predictors of suicide attempters in substance-dependent patients: a six-year prospective follow-up

Axis II disorders Suicide attempters %
Any Axis II disorder  
   No (n = 41) 15
   Yes (n = 108) 22
Paranoid  
   No (n = 143) 18
   Yes (n = 6) 67**
Schizoid  
   No (n = 124) 19
   Yes (n = 25) 28
Schizotypal  
   No (n = 129) 17
   Yes (n = 20) 40*
Antisocial  
   No (n = 102) 17
   Yes (n = 47) 28
Borderline  
   No (n = 102) 15
   Yes (n = 47) 32*
Histrionic  
   No (n = 132) 20
   Yes (n = 17) 24
Narcissistic  
   No (n = 130) 21
   Yes (n = 19) 16
Avoidant  
   No (n = 92) 16
   Yes (n = 57) 26
Dependent  
   No (n = 122) 19
   Yes (n = 27) 26
Compulsive  
   No (n = 141) 21
   Yes (n = 8) 13
Passive-aggressive  
   No (n = 90) 13
   Yes (n = 59) 31*
Self-defeating  
   No (n = 110) 16
   Yes (n = 39) 31
Aggressive-sadistic  
   No (n = 115) 18
   Yes (n = 34) 27
Number of Axis II disorders  
   0 (n = 41) 15
   1–3 (n = 54) 13
   4+ (n = 54) 32*
  1. *p < 0.05
  2. **p < 0.01