Financial Stress Cause Suicidal Ideation among the Lower Income Families; A Case Study of COVID-19 Period


  • Aiman Rani Lecturer, Department of Sociology, Government College University Faisalabad, (Layyah Campus) , Pakistan
  • Rohma Shafqat Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Layyah, Pakistan
  • Aqsa Batool PhD. Scholar, Department of Psychology, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan
  • Muhammad Husnain Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Layyah, Pakistan



Economic Pressure, COVID-19, Developing Country, Mental Health


During and after a pandemic, there is an upsurge in the number of people who commit suicide. COVID- There has been 19 recorded suicides in Pakistan. The number of deaths by suicide may be attributed to the current economic climate. Fear of infection is the second element that contributes to people committing suicide. The fact that a significant number of people are currently unemployed as a direct result of the closure contributes to the complexity of the situation. All of the suicides were carried out by males who were the primary breadwinners in their families. The judicial and legislative processes of Pakistan need to adopt a more scientific approach. According to a study that looked at cases of people who had attempted suicide, one of the most important contributing factors to the high rate of suicidal behavior among men is financial strain.


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How to Cite

Rani, A. ., Shafqat, R. ., Batool, A. ., & Husnain, M. . (2023). Financial Stress Cause Suicidal Ideation among the Lower Income Families; A Case Study of COVID-19 Period. Review of Education, Administration & Law, 6(2), 283-288.