Suicide in Mozambique

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Suicide in Mozambique is a significant national social issue due to its high rate. Mozambique is also Africa's most suicide-prone area.[1] According to a report published by World Health Organization published in 2012, 1.52% of all deaths in the country are caused by suicide.[2][3]


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  2. ^ "Suicide in Mozambique". Retrieved 31 January 2016.
  3. ^ "Suicide in Mozambique: evidence from 10 years mortuary data from forensic services at Maputo Central Hospital, Maputo city". Injury prevention. Retrieved 31 January 2016.