Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Risk and Protective Factors for Suicide among Inuit in Canada: A Summary of Statistics Related to Suicide and Mental Health

Created in partnership with Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, the national organization representing Inuit across Canada, this technical report synthesizes statistics on mental health, substance use and the social determinants of health that influence suicide risk among Inuit who live across Northern Canada. Statistics on alcohol, cannabis and other substance use are also captured.

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