Suicide Death Rate by Country

Suicide Death Rate by Country
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017;
Suicide Death Rate by Country, total deaths by cause, Suicide Cause of Death for every country in the world.

Suicide


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate Deaths (%)
1 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 34.64 7,319 (5.77%)
2 Guyana Guyana 30.33 222 (3.85%)
3 Mongolia Mongolia 28.40 836 (4.47%)
4 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 27.74 4,855 (3.55%)
5 Suriname Suriname 27.03 145 (4.11%)
6 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 26.68 4,104 (1.61%)
7 Lithuania Lithuania 26.56 942 (2.49%)
8 Equ. Guinea Equ. Guinea 26.38 191 (2.43%)
9 Angola Angola 25.93 5,124 (1.66%)
10 South Korea South Korea 24.21 16,078 (6.56%)
11 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 21.71 990 (1.21%)
12 Bolivia Bolivia 20.48 2,010 (3.21%)
13 Central Africa Central Africa 19.64 851 (1.37%)
14 Belarus Belarus 19.44 2,162 (1.75%)
15 Poland Poland 18.46 8,597 (2.48%)
16 Russia Russia 18.35 28,814 (1.53%)
17 Latvia Latvia 17.74 427 (1.61%)
18 Swaziland Swaziland 17.73 189 (1.69%)
19 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 17.54 1,641 (1.30%)
20 Cameroon Cameroon 17.33 2,787 (1.26%)
21 Ukraine Ukraine 16.83 9,024 (1.40%)
22 Belgium Belgium 16.49 2,321 (2.55%)
23 Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 16.06 1,671 (1.21%)
24 India India 16.05 206,278 (2.34%)
25 Hungary Hungary 16.05 2,126 (1.90%)
26 Japan Japan 15.53 24,871 (2.32%)
27 Uruguay Uruguay 15.31 583 (2.17%)
28 Slovenia Slovenia 15.22 442 (2.61%)
29 Togo Togo 15.09 696 (1.19%)
30 Estonia Estonia 14.97 248 (1.83%)
32 North Korea North Korea 14.92 3,981 (1.82%)
33 Nigeria Nigeria 14.79 18,095 (0.89%)
34 Benin Benin 14.65 1,017 (1.15%)
35 Finland Finland 14.30 894 (1.95%)
36 Chad Chad 13.99 1,228 (0.74%)
37 Argentina Argentina 13.98 6,166 (2.14%)
38 Laos Laos 13.93 837 (1.96%)
39 Trinidad/Tob. Trinidad/Tob. 13.34 198 (1.74%)
40 Lesotho Lesotho 13.25 221 (0.86%)
41 Cambodia Cambodia 13.10 1,857 (2.20%)
42 Sweden Sweden 12.99 1,502 (1.98%)
43 Eritrea Eritrea 12.98 352 (1.25%)
44 Thailand Thailand 12.89 10,863 (2.17%)
45 France France 12.77 10,867 (2.39%)
46 Burundi Burundi 12.74 899 (0.97%)
47 United States United States 12.70 45,986 (2.01%)
48 Ethiopia Ethiopia 12.59 8,348 (1.31%)
49 Mozambique Mozambique 12.55 2,341 (0.92%)
50 Moldova Moldova 12.51 601 (1.44%)
51 Gabon Gabon 12.51 189 (1.48%)
52 New Zealand New Zealand 12.40 570 (2.18%)
53 Rwanda Rwanda 12.37 992 (1.60%)
54 Serbia Serbia 12.31 1,506 (1.61%)
55 Uganda Uganda 12.26 2,791 (1.08%)
56 DR Congo DR Congo 12.22 7,577 (1.13%)
57 Botswana Botswana 12.22 220 (1.50%)
58 Croatia Croatia 12.19 740 (1.54%)
59 Bhutan Bhutan 12.16 91 (2.11%)
60 South Africa South Africa 12.13 5,854 (1.17%)
61 Comoros Comoros 12.10 59 (1.15%)
62 Austria Austria 11.91 1,402 (2.04%)
63 Congo Congo 11.89 443 (1.37%)
64 Iceland Iceland 11.87 43 (2.41%)
65 New Guinea New Guinea 11.83 787 (1.54%)
66 Haiti Haiti 11.74 1,200 (1.46%)
67 Cape Verde Cape Verde 11.65 44 (1.72%)
68 Sudan Sudan 11.46 4,109 (1.53%)
69 Senegal Senegal 11.42 918 (1.12%)
70 Bulgaria Bulgaria 11.37 1,139 (1.15%)
71 Gambia Gambia 11.29 124 (0.85%)
72 Guinea Guinea 11.20 968 (0.87%)
73 Ireland Ireland 11.11 550 (2.18%)
75 Switzerland Switzerland 11.08 1,255 (2.25%)
76 El Salvador El Salvador 11.06 678 (1.84%)
77 Zambia Zambia 10.88 1,038 (0.90%)
78 Maldives Maldives 10.83 31 (2.97%)
79 Tanzania Tanzania 10.81 3,735 (1.00%)
80 Czech Republic Czech Republic 10.78 1,442 (1.50%)
81 Cuba Cuba 10.70 1,600 (1.89%)
82 Djibouti Djibouti 10.65 76 (1.18%)
83 Canada Canada 10.54 4,407 (2.09%)
84 Australia Australia 10.52 2,819 (2.19%)
85 Malawi Malawi 10.37 947 (0.69%)
Country Rate
86 TurkmenistanTurkmenistan 10.34
87 NamibiaNamibia 10.29
88 KenyaKenya 10.28
89 MaliMali 10.14
90 GhanaGhana 10.09
91 ParaguayParaguay 10.01
92 SlovakiaSlovakia 9.97
93 LiberiaLiberia 9.93
94 NicaraguaNicaragua 9.78
95 NetherlandsNetherlands 9.58
96 MauritaniaMauritania 9.53
97 YemenYemen 9.47
98 NorwayNorway 9.45
99 South SudanSouth Sudan 9.45
100 RomaniaRomania 9.40
101 DenmarkDenmark 9.39
102 Timor-LesteTimor-Leste 9.33
103 Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissau 9.31
104 GermanyGermany 9.29
105 Solomon Isl.Solomon Isl. 9.26
106 UzbekistanUzbekistan 9.21
107 ChileChile 9.17
108 FijiFiji 8.90
109 MontenegroMontenegro 8.81
110 MauritiusMauritius 8.81
111 PortugalPortugal 8.77
113 SingaporeSingapore 8.66
114 TurkeyTurkey 8.61
115 LuxembourgLuxembourg 8.55
116 ChinaChina 8.53
117 SomaliaSomalia 8.39
118 BelizeBelize 8.26
119 NigerNiger 8.19
120 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan 8.05
121 MadagascarMadagascar 7.81
122 EcuadorEcuador 7.56
123 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 7.52
124 Costa RicaCosta Rica 7.34
125 Dominican Rep.Dominican Rep. 7.33
126 Viet NamViet Nam 7.27
127 NepalNepal 7.02
128 BahrainBahrain 6.94
129 AfghanistanAfghanistan 6.92
133 MacedoniaMacedonia 6.40
134 MalaysiaMalaysia 6.33
135 SpainSpain 6.18
136 BrazilBrazil 6.04
137 ColombiaColombia 6.00
138 PeruPeru 5.99
139 BangladeshBangladesh 5.98
140 LibyaLibya 5.95
141 QatarQatar 5.74
142 ItalyItaly 5.55
143 PanamaPanama 5.55
144 IsraelIsrael 5.45
145 TunisiaTunisia 5.36
146 GeorgiaGeorgia 5.32
147 MoroccoMorocco 5.15
148 MaltaMalta 5.05
150 MexicoMexico 5.03
149 OmanOman 5.03
151 TajikistanTajikistan 4.85
152 ArmeniaArmenia 4.59
153 MyanmarMyanmar 4.49
154 Bosnia/Herzeg.Bosnia/Herzeg. 4.46
156 HondurasHonduras 4.19
157 KuwaitKuwait 4.16
158 IraqIraq 4.03
159 Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia 3.90
160 CyprusCyprus 3.88
161 JordanJordan 3.85
162 AlbaniaAlbania 3.83
163 PhilippinesPhilippines 3.73
164 IranIran 3.61
165 GreeceGreece 3.31
166 AlgeriaAlgeria 3.19
167 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 3.16
168 SyriaSyria 3.15
169 VenezuelaVenezuela 3.13
170 EgyptEgypt 3.07
171 LebanonLebanon 3.07
172 IndonesiaIndonesia 3.00
173 Arab EmiratesArab Emirates 2.74
174 GuatemalaGuatemala 2.74
177 PakistanPakistan 2.46
178 BahamasBahamas 1.57
179 BruneiBrunei 1.44
180 JamaicaJamaica 1.41

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Health Data used is WHO 2014, 2017 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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