- Suicide, gender, and age variations in India. Are women in indian society protected from suicide?Peter Mayer
Politics Department, Adelaide University, SA, Australia
Crisis 23:98-103. 2002..Suicide rates were nearly equal for young women and men, a contrast with the pattern of suicide sex ratios in eight developed countries...
- Female equality and suicide in the Indian statesPeter Mayer
Politics Department, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Psychol Rep 92:1022-8. 2003..The Indian findings thus do not conform to patterns found in more developed economies. Given increasing human development in India, it seems probable that suicide rates in that country may increase two to three times over coming decades...