Perspectives on where our world is heading from a vantage point in Denver, Colorado.
20 April 2011
Suicide More Common In Rural Areas Than Cities
Suicides are more common in rural areas than cities, a result that is robust across multiple world cultures. Some of this appears to be due to increased access to effective means of killing oneself in rural areas like guns and pesticides. Some of this appears to be due to social factors like reduced tolerance of mental illness.