Suicide is the main cause of death for teen girls globally

Leading causes of death for teenage girls

  1. Self-harm
  2. Maternal conditions
  3. HIV/AIDS
  4. Road injury
  5. Diarrhoeal diseases

Leading causes of death for teenage boys

  1. Road injury
  2. Interpersonal violence
  3. Self-harm
  4. HIV/AIDS
  5. Drowning

Source: WHO

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/women/womens-health/11549954/Teen-girls-Suicide-kills-more-young-women-than-anything.-Heres-why.html

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