Religion, culture, economic and sociological correlates of suicide rates: a cross-national analysis
AbstractEnormous variations exist in suicide rates across countries. This paper demonstrates that a significant proportion of the cross-country variations in suicide rates can be explained by a combination of religion, culture, economic and sociological variables.
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Volume (Year): 3 (1996)
Issue (Month): 12 ()
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