Year: 1995 Source: Washington, DC: American Association of Suicidology, 1995. 2p. SIEC No: 19980265

This pamphlet presents a point-form discussion of suicide among Native Americans & Alaska Natives. General facts are presented with some notes about suicide rates among Native Americans, e.g. there is extreme variation in rates from one group to the next. Factors that contribute to Native American suicide are listed. A comparison of methods by gender for Native Americans & all races combined is provided. Three graphs of age-specific, age-adjusted, & suicide rates by age & gender are included.