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NZ and youth suicide – experts respond

John Kerr posted in on August 18th, 2011.

New Zealand has the highest female youth suicide rate in the OECD, but also shows high life satisfaction in international surveys, according to the findings of new report. Wednesday saw the release of the National Indicators 2011 report from the Mental Health Commission. The report noted that New Zealand ranked relatively high in life satisfaction […]

NZ’s youth suicide among worst in OECD – report

John Kerr posted in on August 18th, 2011.

New Zealand’s youth suicide rate, while declining, is still one of the highest in the developed world, according to a new mental health report. The National Indicators 2011 report, released on Wednesday by the Mental Health Commission, examined a number of mental health issues in New Zealand. According to the Commission’s media release: “National Indicators […]

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