How many suicides in Ireland can be attributed to the the effects of the financial crisis? A recent study suggests a lot.
Writing in the International Journal of Epidemiology, and applying some sophisticated statistical analysis, the UCC based team reckon 476 male and 85 female, over the 2008-12 period, can be attributed to the crisis. It could be as high as 678 and 180.
So, a small town, wiped out.