Year: 1985 Source: International Congress for Suicide Prevention and Crisis Intervention, (13th: 1985: Vienna), p.81-83 SIEC No: 19880025

The authors present suicide statistics for the 4 nordic countries during the period 1966-1980. It was found that rates for young Norwegian males had bypassed both Danish & Swedish rates since 1980. An investigation was carried out which documented all suicides in Oslo in the age group 15-29 during the period 1975-1981. Of the 148 recorded, 110 were males & 38 females. Demographic findings are discussed. (NBB)