National Suicide Data

Life in Mind aims to connect Australian suicide prevention services and programs to each other and the community by providing a comprehensive online portal and supporting coordinated, consistent messaging around suicide prevention through the operationalisation of the National Communications Charter.

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Suicide facts and stats

The latest release of the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Causes of Death data includes, the latest suicide data for Australia and provides the suicide prevention sector and the general public with data and information around suicide related deaths across the country.

Understanding the ABS Causes of Death data

The snapshot summaries of suicide data were prepared by Mindframe using the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Causes of Death data.

Psychosocial risk factors for coroner-referred suicide deaths

Information specific to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) research report titled ‘Psychosocial risk factors as they relate to coroner-referred deaths in Australia'.

Note about using statistics

Life in Mind are encouraging the community and stakeholders to be mindful of the following details when sharing and discussing the latest ABS information.