Year: 1971 Source: Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1971. p.104-115 SIEC No: 19870511

Three categories of demographic variables are discussed: static variables, dynamic environmental variables, & dynamic personal variables. The suicide rate is affected by both static & dynamic demographics. Place of residence, age, occupational status, war, & immigration are among the variables that affect suicide rates. 22 Refs. (LH)