Suicide mortality in Australia, 1970-1991.

  title={Suicide mortality in Australia, 1970-1991.},
  author={Ladislav T. Ruzicka and Ching Y Choi},
  journal={Journal of the Australian Population Association},
  volume={10 2},
"This paper contains results of a study into changes in rates of suicide in Australia in the 1970s and 1980s. The study found that there was a significant divergence of suicide mortality rates between males and females, with male rates increasing in the last twenty years and female rates showing a general decline. The increase in male rates was highest at ages under 30 and over 80 years of age. The differences in rates between marital status groups have remained large. The study also analysed… CONTINUE READING

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