Iran’s Suicide Cases on the Rise amid Economic, Social Woes

Iran’s Suicide Cases on the Rise amid Economic, Social Woes

The number of suicide deaths has grown by more than 40 percent in Iran over a decade, according to officials statistics, as the Iranian people faced deepening economic, political and social upheaval.

The 2022 report on “Social Justice Indicators” shows that law enforcement agencies recorded 5,085 suicide cases in 2021, compared to 3,559 in 2011, the collaborative initiative Iran Open Data said in a recent article...

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