Year: 2015 Source: Preventive Medicine.(2015).71:72Ð76. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2014.12.017 SIEC No: 20150219

Highlights ¥ The effect of occupation or employment status on suicide risk is notable. ¥ There are few studies on the effect of precarious employment on suicide. ¥ We investigated the association between precarious employment and suicide risk. ¥ Precarious workers had a higher suicide risk than non-precarious workers. ¥ Precarious employment is an important risk factor for self-destructive behaviors.