Year: 1971 Source: Psychiatria Fennica, (1971), p.239-246 SIEC No: 19833012

The suicides committed in Helsinki in the years 1956-65 were considered according to the patients’ social class position. The frequency of suicides was found to be highest in the lowest social class & in those parts of the city where the members of the lowest social class were over-represented among the inhabitants.