Year: 1980 Source: Psychiatria Fennica Supplement, (1980), p.277-285 SIEC No: 20030294

This study explored the occurrence of suicidal feelings & depression in a health female population. 427 female employees of a Helsinki banking institution completed questionnaires on general health status & mental health symptoms. 12% reported having suicidal thoughts in the last year. Results indicated that such thoughts were significantly connected with depression & with disturbances of mental health. (5 refs) (SC)