National Suicide Data

Analysis and interpretation

The 2017 snapshot summaries were prepared by the Mindframe team at Everymind using the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Causes of Death data, released September 26 2018.



Mindframe, works closely with the ABS to examine, contextualise and distill the data for use by media, stakeholders and government.

This is to ensure that these yearly complex and highly specific figures are interpreted correctly and reported to the public safely.

Understanding the data

The Life in Mind and Mindframe teams are encouraging the community and stakeholders to be mindful of the following details when sharing and discussing the latest ABS information.

In this section

Note about using statistics

Life in Mind are encouraging the community and stakeholders to be mindful of the following details when sharing and discussing the latest ABS information.

Suicide facts and stats

The latest release of the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Causes of Death data includes, the latest suicide data for Australia and provides the suicide prevention sector and the general public with data and information around suicide related deaths across the country.