Year: 1990 Source: International Journal of Epidemiology, v.19, no.2, (June 1990), p.412-416 SIEC No: 19910617

This study analyzes the connection between unemployment & suicide in 16 developed countries. For men, suicide rates rose with unemployent, they discovered that, in general, the amount of the increase which could be explained was small. The authors conclude that unemployment has a weak relationship with suicide. (VM)