Year: 1979 Source: International Congress for Suicide Prevention and Crisis Intervention, (10th: 1979: Ottawa), p.120-121 SIEC No: 20091050

This presentation discussed a study of 2388 suicides that occurred in Bangalore, India. Police records provided the data which were tabulated & statistically analysed to delineate the characteristics of high risk populations. Similarities & differences between male & female high risk groups were also discussed as were the implications of the observed findings for the poor.