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Nov. 26, 2018, 4:14 p.m.
Countries: Turkey
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

"The Federation of Women’s Associations reported a trend of suspicious suicides of teenage girls in Van Province. In one 40-day period, 14 women committed suicide by hanging, shooting themselves, or other suspicious methods" (page 57).
Oct. 17, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Countries: India
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

"A study in the Lancet medical journal found that 37 per cent of global suicide deaths among women and 24 per cent among men occurred in India. In 2016 around 230,000 people killed themselves in India, with 135,000 of those deaths occuring in men and 95,000 in women" (para 2-3). "The report found that married women account for the highest proportion of suicide deaths in India, across lines of religion, geography, social class and age" (para 4). "The report stated: 'Marriage is known to be less protective against suicide for women because of arranged and early marriage, young motherhood, low social status, domestic violence, and economic dependence'" (para 5). "Nearly...more
Oct. 17, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
Countries: India
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

"India accounted for 37 percent of all suicides reported globally for women and 26 percent for men. In 2016, an estimated 230,300 Indians died of suicide, a 40 percent increase from 1990 and only slightly less than the casualties from traffic accidents reported that year" (para 5). "Sixty percent of all women who died by suicide are from India and China. Interestingly, over the last five years, the suicide rate in rural Chinese women has drastically reduced, but in India, the figures haven't gone down" (para 12). This data is referring to a 2014 World Health Organization study (CCS-CODER COMMENT). "Suicide deaths were not limited to low income or uneducated...more
Oct. 17, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
Countries: China
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

"Sixty percent of all women who died by suicide are from India and China. Interestingly, over the last five years, the suicide rate in rural Chinese women has drastically reduced, but in India, the figures haven't gone down" (para 12).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Malta
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 7.5 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 22.4 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Armenia, Qatar
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 6.6 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Russia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 31.0 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Gambia, Mexico
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 5.1 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Finland, Moldova
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 15.9 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Romania
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 10.4 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Australia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 13.2 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Fiji, Greece
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 5.0 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 7.4 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: United States
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 15.3 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 22.5 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Tajikistan
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 2.5 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Djibouti, Rwanda, Turkmenistan
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 6.7 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Latvia, Lesotho
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 21.2 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Estonia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 17.8 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Colombia, Ethiopia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 7.2 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Panama
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 4.3 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Montenegro
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 10.3 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Botswana
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 9.3 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 20.7 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 26.9 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Canada
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 12.5 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Kyrgyzstan
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 8.3 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Denmark, Slovakia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 12.8 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Indonesia, Tunisia
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 3.4 per 100,000 (data from 2016).