Schusswaffen-Suizid

Armee XXI und die Prävention von Schusswaffensuiziden

Die Schweiz im glücklichen Blindflug

Kein europäisches Land hat so viele Schusswaffensuizide pro 100 000 Einwohner wie die Schweiz. Im Vergleich zum Durchschnitt der europäischen Länder ist die Rate mehr als dreimal so hoch ...

 

Changing Times: A Longitudinal Analysis of International Firearm Suicide Data

We investigated changes in the proportion of firearm suicides in Western countries since the 1980s and the relation of these changes to the change in the proportion of households owning firearms.

 

Use of Army Weapons and Private Firearms for Suicide and Homicide in the Region of Basel, Switzerland

Switzerland has one of the highest rates of firearm suicides in the world. International studies show a positive correlation between the rate of households with guns and femicides with guns.  Because its defense system requires a militia to keep personal firearms at home, Switzerland has a high rate of households with a gun.

 

Firearm suicides and availability of firearms: The Swiss experience

This study aims to examine the association between the proportion of firearm suicides, and the prevalence of firearms in private households in Switzerland by comparing data by canton.