Causes of teenage suicidal tendencies & how to deal with it

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Having low self-worth is a big problem for many people today, especially those below the age of 30. The thesis of this video is simple. We strongly believe that low self-worth is the leading cause of teenage suicidal tendencies

In this video, we examine the reason behind suicide deaths and low self-worth and give a few tips to get rid of this feeling for good

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The thought that one is worthless has many implications. That thought at times leads to suicidal attempts. Accepting death willfully is a trend on the rise in Pakistan; especially among students (Shakil, 2019). Low self-worth is one of the reasons behind the growing trend.

Agha Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan published a research paper and stated suicides were prominent in people below the age of 30. The paper also stated favorite methods of su9icides among Pakistanis.

The three methods which Pakistani people usually use to commit su9icides somewhat painful and creative ways need to be adopted as the person committing suicide has to kill himself/herself in hell with the same methods.

Muneeba Shakil lists preferred methods of suicides in her 2019 paper. Here are the methods adopted and the percentage of people adopting those methods in ascending order.

MethodPercentage (%)
Hanging33.8
Gunshot27.9
Poison13.2
Jump from height5.9
Burn4.4
Wrist Cutting1.5
Muneeba Shakeel (2019)

References:

Shakil, M. (2019). A Qualitative Analysis of Suicides Committed by the Students in Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Medical Research58(1), 35-40.

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