ERIC Number: EJ383601
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Changing Age Patterns of U.S. Male and Female Suicide Rates, 1934-1983.
Stafford, Mark C.; Weisheit, Ralph A.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v18 n2 p149-63 Sum 1988
Examined changes in the age patterns of U.S. male and female suicide rates from 1934 to 1983. Found among Whites the age patterns of male and female suicide rates have become less concordant since about 1960. Found the age patterns of non-Whites have become more concordant since the mid-1950s. Identifies problems accounting for these changes. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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