By Spengler, www.ATimes.com

These charts accompany the article on page 1 of the July ’08 Levitt Letter.

The countries shown in the chart are:

             Suicide Rate      Fertility Rate
             (per 100,000)     (per 100,000)
Israel           6.2               2.77
United States    11                2.1
France           18                1.98
Iceland          12                1.91
Ireland           9.7              1.85
Denmark          13.6              1.74
Finland          20.3              1.73
Serbia           19.3              1.69
Sweden           13.2              1.67
Netherlands       9.3              1.66
United Kingdom    7                1.66
Canada           11.6              1.57
Portugal         11                1.49
Switzerland      17.4              1.44
Estonia          20.3              1.42
Croatia          19.6              1.41
Germany          13                1.41
Bulgaria         13                1.4
Russia           34.3              1.4
Austria          16.9              1.38
Greece            3.2              1.36
Hungary          27.7              1.34
Slovakia         13.3              1.34
Italy             7.1              1.3
Spain             8.2              1.3
Poland           15.9              1.27
Slovenia         25.6              1.27
Ukraine          23.8              1.25
Bosnia           11.8              1.24
Belarus          35.1              1.23
Czech Republic   15.5              1.23
Japan            24                1.22
Lithuania        40.2              1.22
Singapore        10.1              1.08
Hong Kong        18.6              1

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