Year: 1994 Source: Psychological Reports, v.75, no.1, pt.1, (August 1994), p.351-352 SIEC No: 19950611

Using data from the 1970s, it was observed that the gross national product per capita was positively associated with male suicide rates in the Caribbean islands, with sociological variables playing a smaller role. In contrast, sociological variables played the more important role in the associations with female suicide rates. (7 refs.)