Year: 1984 Source: Statistics Canada, Health Division., cat. no.82-542E, (1984), p.29-56,79-101 SIEC No: 19860373

Statistics Canada reports suicide as the 8th leading cause of death among Canadian women (1984). The greatest number of suicides occur in the 45-64 age group. Tables 37-40 provide additional statistical information about self-destructive behavior among Canadian women. (NBB)