Year: 1977 Source: 5p. SIEC No: 19842248

The number of suicides occurring in New Hampshire by month from 1965-75 were obtained from N.H. Dept. of Vital Stats. 1002 suicides were examined by ANOVA by sex & month. The findings indicate that more males than females commit suicide, more suicides occur in the spring & fall relative to the summer & winter. Recommendations are made for future studies. (5 ref)