This study investigated the relationship between suicide attempts and a history of sexual abuse. In a sample of female suicide attempters aged 20 years or.
The sample included sexually abused adolescent girls between 14 and 18 . that between 20% and 22% of suicide and suicidal attempts among women.
Examined the relationship between childhood sexual abuse and subsequent suicidality in women (mean age yrs) presenting to the crisis intervention .
In the U.S., suicide deaths are to times higher among female physicians are four times more likely than any other age group to face sexual assault.