News: Statistics

Wednesday 5th December 2018

Tackling loneliness in children and young people could save lives

Samaritans Assistant Director, Research & Influencing, Jacqui Morrissey responds to Office of...

Monday 10th September 2018

Suicide: What’s happening in the UK and what does this mean for suicide prevention?

Suicide data is crucial for understanding and preventing suicide. Last week, the Office for...

Tuesday 4th September 2018

Samaritans welcomes lowest male suicide rate in the UK for thirty years

Figures released today by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show that male suicide is at its...

Monday 25th June 2018

Samaritans’ response to ONS’ Estimate of Suicide Among Higher Education Students

“Suicide is complex. Every death is a devastating tragedy and likely to be caused by a combination...

Friday 11th May 2018

Men still much more interested in their appearance than their mental health

British men are still much more interested in their physical appearance than their mental health, a...