Influence of social and material individual and area deprivation on suicide mortality among 2.7 million Canadians: A prospective study

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p577
Academic Journal
The article presents a study report that analyzed the influence of area-level deprivation and social disadvantage on suicide mortality in Canada. It is mentioned that the Canadian Census Mortality Follow-up Study cohort of 1991 to 2001 was used to determine the effects of social status, education, income and employment on men and women suicidal mortality. It is reported that factors like education and income directly affects the suicidal rate among men while social deprivation does not.


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