The Covid-19 Pandemic Is Driving A Spike In Suicides In Japan

In October 2020, more people died by suicide in Japan than were killed by the novel coronavirus in 10 months. Experts say this alarming spike is being partially driven by women, who often work in industries most affected by the pandemic. CNN's Selina Wang speaks to a Japanese woman who attempted suicide when she was struggling to make ends meet.

Topics:  october   cnn's selina wang   japanese   japan   pandemic   spike   suicide   
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