supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Suicides in Scotland: A comparison of pre-pandemic and pandemic characteristics
The ScotSID report highlights how the characteristics of individuals who have died by suicide during the COVID-19 pandemic differ from the characteristics of individuals how died by suicide before the pandemic.
The information provided within the report relates to the national picture to support epidemiology, policy-making and suicide prevention. It provides more detailed information in relation to socio-economic status, marital status, employment status and contact with services prior to suicide.