Background and purpose: Th The high incidence of suicide has become a global issue. Nantou County has ranked second in national suicide mortality rate in the past five years. Therefore, this study explores the status of recurrent suicide epidemics in Nantou County. And analysis of the characteristics of suicide attempters and repeat suicide attempts in Nantou County Comparison.
METHODS: This study was taken from the Nantou County Government Health Bureau. The relevant units reported the information to the statistics department of the Ministry of Health and Welfare from the killing data, and the suicide notification data of the Nantou County Suicide Prevention Center. After the serialization of the database, the data was used as the research data.
RESULTS: Repetitive suicides tend to be female, age group is 25-44 years old, education level is high school (job), history of mental illness, suicide is based on campus/military service/other factors, and suicide is the use of solid/liquid substances. The way, because of mental illness, suicide, regionality is mostly in urban areas. Social background factors affecting repeated suicides, characterized by women, ages 25-44 and over 65, marital status is separation, widowhood, divorce, history of mental illness, suicide for campus problems or military service problem.
Conclusion: In the suicide notification data, up to one-third of the people are repeat suicides. In the high incidence of repeated suicides, in order to be able to re-occur more effectively, when the police officers receive suicide notification, when If a suicide person has a history of psychiatric illness and meets the characteristics proposed by the study, he or she should be alert and inform the Health Bureau to take care of it and refer it to a psychiatric hospital for medical treatment.