Suicide and suicide prevention
On average, 530 suicides are reported in Norway every year, with approximately 150 women and less than 400 men taking their own life.
Public Health Report
News and research findings
Decrease in suicide not linked to newer antidepressants
Many researchers have studied the relationship between the increase in sales of new antidepressants in recent decades and a simultaneous decline in the suicide rate.
Suicide in apparently well-functioning young men
Suicide among young men is a major public health concern in many countries, despite great efforts to find effective prevention strategies.