September 2014

Suicide Mortality in Ontario

Suicide is an important public health issue in Ontario and around the world. This issue of the Ontario Injury Compass looks at suicide fatalities in Ontario and suicide risk factors, and highlights prevention strategies. 

For more in-depth information on suicide and its prevention, please see the following reports:

Ontario Regional Injury Data Report: Evidence-Informed Practice Recommendations, Ontario Injury Prevention Resource Centre (2014).

Preventing suicide: A global imperative, World Health Organization (2014).

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