Gloomy social climate fueling suicide rate in Korea

Among the countries in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, South Korea is notorious for suicides. In 2016, 25.6 people died per 100,000 population, a slight decrease from the previous year, but still much higher than Hungary, which saw the second-highest suicide rate in the OECD with 19.4 per 100,000. In South Korea, suicide has […]