Socioeconomic factors and suicide: an analysis of 18 industrialized countries for the years 1983 through 2007.


OBJECTIVE To evaluate the association between socioeconomic factors and suicide rates. METHODS Analysis of time series of suicide rates, gross domestic product, unemployment rates, labor force participation, and divorce rates of 18 countries are analyzed by the application of panel-vector error correction models. Main outcome measures are the association… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/JOM.0b013e31820d161c


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