The suicide rates among the white teens in the age group of 10 to 17 years have increased quite a bit from 2006 to 2016. It is at a staggering 70%, according to the latest data available from the Center for Disease Control and prevention.
The study reveals that the black children and teens kill themselves lesser than the white youth in America.
A study of the pediatric hospitals in America revealed that patients between the age group of 5 and 17 were admitted to the hospital for suicidal thoughts.
The group that is more capable of committing suicide was the white males between the age group of 14 and 21.
There is a wide range of reasons that experts and teens have as to why suicidal thoughts are very common among teens. Some of the issues that the teens face are: care problems, mental health illness, drug-addicted parents, poor political environment, etc.
The main reason why the students are dying is that they are not equipped to handle difficult situations in life that are created by adults. Children who feel abandoned or suffer from the broken heart have suicidal tendencies and thoughts than others. Many feel that it is better to commit suicide than to face a traumatic life.