The vast majority (85%) of deaths due to suicide occur in low and middle-income countries. While wealthy, industrialised countries provide sophisticated psychotherapeutic treatment, poorer countries have little to nothing to offer those who have survived suicide attempts.
Bulletin of the World Health Organization.
The study was conducted in Brazil, China India, Islamic Republic of Iran and Sri Lanka from January 2002 to October 2005. - World Health Organisation
The cruellest loss