In addition, it is necessary to overcome the idea that children have no cognitive ability to take their own life.
Genebra: WHO; The total youth suicide rate and male suicide rate significantly declined from towhereas there were no significant changes in female rates.
Results The total average suicide rate for Austrian minors was 4. Texto Contexto Enferm ; 17 4 Statistical analysis One-way analyses of variance ANOVA were calculated to compare the annual suicide rates of the nine Austrian federal states. Chi-squared tests were used to analyze the associations between the suicide methods used and sex, as well as between suicide methods and Austrian federal states.
Another current serious problem that affects children in the school environment is bullying. Health professionals and teachers should be empowered to be able to help children with suicide risk predisposing signs.