The Register of Suicide Attempts

 

The aim of the register

The register aims to estimate the frequency of and calculate trends in incidents of attempted suicides in an administratively delimited area and to identify social and cultural characteristics.

Responsible authority

The Danish Ministry of Welfare

Contact

The Centre for Suicide Research
Søndergade 17
DK-5000 Odense
Telephone: +45 6613 8811
Fax: +45 6590 8174

Population

Funen county

Variables

Civil reg. no., Date of attempted suicide, Method, Previous attempts, Age.

Accessing the data

Contact the Centre for Suicide Research and the Danish National Archives.

Updates

Ongoing

Source

The Patient Register of Funen

Period covered

01/04/1989-31/12/2000