Year: 2000 Source: Adelaide, South Australia: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, (November 2000). 113p. SIEC No: 20011391

This thematic report addresses the problem of suicide in Australia & aims to: describe occurrences of death due to suicide on the most recent data available; show trends in suicide deaths over time; profile self-harm in hospital separations; describe suicide deaths in indigenous Australians; & highlight problems & issues in regard to current national data sources on suicide deaths & hospitalised self-harm. Data current to 1998 is included. (18 refs.)