ERIC Number: EJ562315
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Temporal Trends and Geographic Patterns of Teen Suicide in Alaska, 1979-1993.
Gessner, Bradford D.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v27 n3 p264-73 Fall 1997
Reports on several hypotheses regarding the overall suicide rate during 1979-1993 among Alaska resident 14-19 years of age. Results indicate that suicide rates varied up to sixfold by race, gender, and local census area of residence. Alaska Native males, in particular, had one of the higher documented suicide rates in the world. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Alaska