Suicide in Japan



 –  Japan has the highest suicide rate of any G8 country, twice that of the United States.

   –  More than 34,000 suicides per year, but the unofficial number is probably twice that.

   –  Suicide in Japan is legal, traditional, and often seen as honorable.

   –  In Japan, a suicide is committed every 15 minutes.

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