Year: 1998 Source: Ottawa, ON: Department of Justice, Canadian Firearms Centre, (September 1998). 103p. SIEC No: 19990320

This report provides statistics on firearm use in Canada, including data on firearm suicide. Dandurand compares Canadian figures to other countries & explores firearm regulations as a preventative measure. Reports indicate that firearm suicides are responsible for 80% of firearm deaths in Canada. Research that claims firearm availability has no proven effect on suicide rates is also discussed.