| Home | E-Submission | Sitemap | Editorial Office |  
J Health Info Stat > Volume 38(1); 2013 > Article
J Health Info Stat 2013;38(1):122-143.
우리나라 세대별 자살 특성 분석
송태민 , 진달래 , 송주영 , 안지영 , 조영하
A Comparative Analysis of Suicide Characteristics by Age Group in Korea
Tae Min Song , Dal Lae Jin , Ju Young Song , Ji Young An , Young Ha Cho
The current study provides the suicide prevention strategy by analyzing six age group from echo generation to Old-old generation.
The study uses multi year data (2001-2011) of mortality from National Statistical Office. The suicide factor analysis of famous entertainers and college students was based on the pre 30 days, post 30 days and 60 days from the date of death.
The average number of the suicide seems similar patterns between Baby boom generation and Forgotten generation as well as between Echo generation and Old-old generation. The result from Forgotten generation shows that male suicides are 3.32 times than female suicides. Post-boomer generations shows the results of average of 8.03 kill themselves by everyday. The increasing rate from 2001 to 2011 shows that Echo generation has the highest increasing rate by 5.12 times among all the groups.
It should be necessary to create a systematic database, to make a network of beavered family, to educate the gate keepers, to support the social care service and social safety to prevent suicide by age group. To minimize the Copycat suicide (Werther Effect), it needs to enforce the self-imposed controls of media. Finally, it need to analyze Big Data to provide the prevent suicide strategy by national level.
Key words: Suicide, Generation, Yearly suicide, Regional suicide, Famous entertainers suicide
Editorial Office
The Korean Society of Health Informatics and Statistics
680 gukchaebosang-ro, Jung-gu, Daegu, 41944, Korea
E-mail: koshis@hanmail.net
About |  Browse Articles |  Current Issue |  For Authors and Reviewers
Copyright © The Korean Society of Health Informatics and Statistics.                 Developed in M2PI