Year: 1985 Source: National Conference on Youth Suicide, (1985: Washington, D C), p.37-61 SIEC No: 19880046

This descriptive, demographic, epidemiological study examines completed suicides among the Apache, Navajo & Pueblo Indians of New Mexico from 1957-1979, & is both longitudinal & comparative in nature. Demograghic & situational variables are examined, explanations for suicide in Native American groups are discussed & compared to study findings, which are presented in detail. 67 Refs. (LH)