Donegal priest says suicide often goes unrecorded

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A Donegal Priest has said that suicide often goes unrecorded in Ireland.

Tragically, there were 459 suicides registered in 2014 or 10 per 100,000 of the population in the country.

In Co Donegal there were 15 suicides recorded, 8 men and 7 women.

Bruckless based priest, Fr James Sweeney said the recorded figures nationally are often lower than the actual number of suicides: