Year: 1996 Source: European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience, v.246, no.2, (March 1996), p.112-113 SIEC No: 20100885

In ten nations from 1900 to 1988, birth rates were more consistently & more strongly associated with suicide rates than were marriage rates, confirming the results of a study in Bavaria by Wiedenmann & Weyerer. Countries examined included: England/Wales, Finland, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, & Switzerland. (5 refs.) JA