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#Suicide rates

# suicide-rates - Friday 5 September, 2014

Three-quarters of suicides take place in low-income regions

Three-quarters of all suicides take place in lower-income regions, according to a new WHO report.

# suicide-rates - Friday 21 March, 2014

Irish children are dying from neglect and abuse

That’s according to a new report from the European Child Safety Alliance.

# suicide-rates - Monday 5 November, 2012

US suicide rates have risen sharply since economic crisis

Researchers found that the number of suicides more than quadrupled in the United States between 2008 and 2010, echoing the findings of similar research in Ireland.

# suicide-rates - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

People who grew up during the troubles more prone to suicide, study finds

Professor Mike Tomlinson tells thejournal.ie that people have found the transition to peace difficult.

# suicide-rates - Friday 22 June, 2012

Around 900,000 people take their own life every year

The leading medical journal The Lancet has published a series of articles to highlight suicide’s impact globally.

# suicide-rates - Monday 13 June, 2011

Increase in number of male suicide as rising unemployment linked to mental health problems

The Institute of Public Health in Ireland said that the problems were more difficult because of the male tendency to be less likely to seek support.