The Importance of Awareness and Prevention of Suicide Trends in Youth


  • Yanasta Yudo Pratama Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Islam Indonesia, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
  • Niufti Ayu Dewi Mahila Department of Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Islam Indonesia, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
  • Muhammad Luthfi Adnan Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Islam Indonesia, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
  • Hamza Sameeh Abd El Qader AbuHilail Faculty of Medicine, Arab American University, Ramallah, Palestine



Adolescent, Mental health, Suicide, Wellbeing, Youth


Suicide is an incident that is a severe problem in society which is currently widespread. Suicide is the act of ending one's own life by using several techniques, such as hanging, making an incision in a blood vessel, or crashing into a moving vehicle such as a train or motorbike. Based on data from the World Health Organization (WHO), as many as 703,000 people committed suicide, with variations in suicide rates in various countries between 2 and 80 suicide deaths per 100,000 population. Men have a suicide rate that is up to 2.3 times higher than women. The majority of deaths due to suicide are more significant in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), up to more than 70%


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