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Revista Científica UISRAEL

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TAMAYO VIERA, Jorge Oswaldo; PEREZ YAULI, Vicente Leonardo; MOLINA ARCOS, Ibeth Aracelly  and  ARROBA FREIRE, Edison Manuel. Characterization of suicide and its incidence in the province of Tungurahua: descriptive study and statistical analysis. RCUISRAEL [online]. 2022, vol.9, n.1, pp.81-99.  Epub Apr 10, 2022. ISSN 2631-2786.

In the present investigation, it was proposed to carry out an analysis of the suicide and the causes that motivate it in the context of the province of Tungurahua. The research methods that were used refer to the qualitative necessary for the identification of the qualities of the study object; quantitative employee to develop the statistical part which consisted of the collection of data, analysis and interpretation in relation to the data provided by the Ministry of the Interior, National Directorate of Research for Crimes against life, violent deaths, disappearances, kidnappings and extortion, National Institute of Statistics and Censuses; descriptive used to enunciate the characteristics of the object studied. The suicide worldwide, in Latin America, Ecuador and the province of Tungurahua has increased accelerated, whose occurrence is presented with greater incidence in the population between adolescent and youth, obeying causes of psychological, family, social origin and cultural. The study period focused on the years 2014 - 2021, in the province of Tungurahua.

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