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Title Suicide in Western Australia, 1986 to 1997 / [Hillman, Sharon, and others]
Published Perth, W.A. : Youth Suicide Advisory Committee, TVW Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, and Centre for Child Health Research, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, UWA, 2000


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  362.2809941 Tvw/Siw  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 94 pages : illustrations, maps ; 30 cm
Contents Key Findings -- 1.0 Introduction -- 2.0 State Overview -- 3.0 Methods of Suicide -- 4.0 Alcohol and other drug involvement -- 5.0 Psychiatric illness -- 6.0 Risk factors -- 7.0 Demographics -- 8.0 Metropolitan, rural and remote variations -- 9.0 Health Zone Variations -- 10.0 Suicide amongst young people -- 11.0 Suicide amongst Aboriginal People -- 12.0 Discussion -- 13.0 References -- 14.0 Appendices
Summary "This report provides a descriptive and analytical summary of the nature and incidence of suicide in Western Australia over the period 1986 to 1997. it details the demographic and clinical features associated with suicide across all age groups and within the geographical Health Zone boundaries in this State."--page x
Analysis Suicide - Western Australia - Statistics
Notes "The report was commissioned by The Western Australian Youth Suicide Advisory Committee (YSAC)."--p. x
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 50-51
Subject Suicide -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Statistics.
Suicide -- Australia -- Western Australia.
Genre/Form Statistics.
Author Hillman, Sharon D.
TVW Telethon Institute for Child Health Research. Youth Suicide Advisory Committee
University of Western Australia. Centre for Child Health Research
LC no. 2001411936
ISBN 0646392980