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ERIC Number: EJ363317
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Suicide in Texas: A Cohort Analysis of Trends in Suicide Rates, 1945-1980.
Lloyd, Linda; And Others
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v17 n3 p205-17 Fall 1987
Used cohort method of analysis to examine teenage suicide in Texas. Beginning with suicide rates for white males aged 15-19 in 1945, suicide rates were calculated and plotted for five-year age cohorts entering late teenage years. Analysis confirmed rising risk factor associated with age group. Cohort patterns for suicide revealed recent curvilinearity tendencies of older adult male suicide rates. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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