The risks of suicide may vary depending on the jobs occupied. The alert is part of the new digital newsletter prepared by the team of the Integrated Program in Environmental and Workers Health (PISAT) of the Institute of Collective Health (ISC / UFBA). Through the video, the netizen has available the results of the study “Occupation and Suicide in Brazil, from 2007 to 2015 ″, which analyzed the records of the Mortality Information System (SIM) and the National Household Sample Survey (PNAD). .

According to the survey, agricultural workers have the highest suicide mortality in Brazil among all categories investigated. Industrialists recorded the second highest suicide rate in the country, the fastest growing in the period.

Watch the video and check out the full overview of the study.