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Table 1 Characteristics of completed suicides among elementary school students between 2011 and 2015 [N (%)]

From: Suicidal deaths in elementary school students in Korea

  Boys
N = 12
Girls
N = 7
Total
N = 19
Grade
 3rd 1 (8.3) 0 (0.0) 1 (5.3)
 4th 0 (0.0) 2 (28.6) 2 (10.5)
 5th 1 (8.3) 2 (28.6) 3 (15.8)
 6th 10 (83.3) 3 (42.8) 13 (68.4)
Residence
 Seoul 5 (41.7) 1 (14.3) 6 (31.6)
 Busan 2 (16.7) 0 (0.0) 2 (10.5)
 Daegu 3 (25.0) 0 (0.0) 3 (15.8)
 Gyeonggi 0 (0.0) 2 (28.6) 2 (10.5)
 Gangwon 0 (0.0) 1 (14.3) 1 (5.3)
 Chungnam 0 (0.0) 1 (14.3) 1 (5.3)
 Gyeongbuk 2 (16.7) 0 (0.0) 2 (10.5)
 Jeonnam 0 (0.0) 2 (28.6) 2 (10.5)
Religion
 Christianity 3 (25.0) 1 (14.3) 4 (21.1)
 Catholic 1 (8.3) 0 (0.0) 1 (5.3)
 Buddhism 0 (0.0) 1 (14.3) 1 (5.3)
 None 5 (41.7) 4 (57.1) 9 (47.4)
 Unknown 3 (25.0) 1 (14.3) 4 (21.1)
Year of suicide
 2011 1 (8.3) 0 (0.0) 1 (5.3)
 2012 2 (16.7) 1 (14.3) 3 (15.8)
 2013 3 (25.0) 2 (28.6) 5 (26.3)
 2014 5 (41.7) 2 (28.6) 7 (36.8)
 2015 1 (8.3) 2 (28.6) 3 (15.8)
Living with both parents 9 (75.0) 5 (71.4) 14 (73.7)