Year: 1995 Source: Journal of Divorce and Remarriage, v.23, no.1/2, (1995), p.203-205 SIEC No: 20020826

Divorce rates were associated with the suicide rates, not only of the divorced, but also of the single, married and widowed over the states of America in 1980, indicating that the divorce rate may function as an indicator of general social malaise. (6 refs.)