Reaction Paper On Suicide

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Suicide is an act of taking one 's life voluntarily and intentionally by a person who don 't want to continue living. The common methods of suicide includes hanging, firearms, and poisoning. It says that suicide risk factors includes Depression and other mental illnesses. Others are impulsive acts due to stress. The reason of stress are the person 's problems. The problems that causes a person to be stressed then turns to being depressed that leads to suicide might be due to, financial difficulties, troubles with relationship, being abused, or from bullying. Suicide is one of the viral problems the society is facing nowadays. Suicide was defined by the sociologist, Emile Durkheim, as applying to‘all cases of death resulting directly or indirectly from a positive or negative act of the victim himself, which he knows will produce this result. (Psychology Today, 2012). Also according to a Suicide Org, over one million people die by suicide worldwide each year and the global suicide rate is 16 per 100,000 population. It also states that, on average, one person dies by suicide every 40 seconds somewhere in the world according to International Suicide Statistics. Suicide becomes the 10th leading cause of death worldwide. It also said that 1.8% of worldwide deaths are suicides. There are also estimated 10 to 20 million non-fatal attempted suicides every year according to Wikipedia. Non-fatal suicide attempts may lead to injury and long-term disabilities. Men are mostly at risk,

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