The impact of marital status, age, and employment on female suicide in British Columbia*


  • *I thank John Fox for statistical and editorial advice. This paper was received June, 1981, revised and accepted November, 1981. It is a comment on ‘Suicide as an index of role strain among employed and not employed married women,’ by Elaine Cumming, Charles Lazar, and Lynne Chisholm, CRSA 12(4) Part 1: 462-70.