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Suicide Rates (per 100.000)

( most recent year available, as of November 1999)

Country

Year

Males

Females

Albania

1993

2.9

1.7

Antigua and Barbuda

1995

0

0

Argentina

1993

10.6

2.9

Armenia

1992

3.6

1.0

Australia

1995

19.0

5.1

Austria

1997

30.0

10.0

Azerbaijan

1996

1.5

0.3

Bahamas

1995

2.2

0

Bahrain

1988

4.9

0.5

Barbados

1995

9.5

3.7

Belarus

1993

48.7

9.6

Belgium

1992

26.7

11.0

Belize

1995

12.0

0.9

Brazil

1992

5.6

1.6

Bulgaria

1994

25.3

9.7

Canada

1995

21.5

5.4

Chile

1994

10.2

1.4

China (mainland)

1994

14.3

17.9

China (SAR Hong Kong)

1996

15.9

9.1

Colombia

1994

5.5

1.5

Costa Rica

1994

8.0

1.8

Croatia

1996

34.2

11.3

Cuba

1995

25.6

14.9

Czech Republic

1996

24.0

6.8

Denmark

1996

24.3

9.8

Dominican Republic

1994

0

0

Ecuador

1995

6.4

3.2

Egypt

1987

0.1

0

El Salvador

1990

15.6

7.7

Estonia

1996

64.3

14.1

Finland

1996

38.7

10.7

France

1995

30.4

10.8

Georgia

1990

5.4

2.0

Germany

1997

22.1

8.1

Greece

1996

5.7

1.2

Guatemala

1984

0.9

0.1

Guyana

1994

14.6

6.5

Honduras

1978

0

0

Hungary

1997

49.2

15.6

Iceland

1995

16.4

3.8

India

1995

11.4

8.0

Iran

1991

0.3

0.1

Ireland

1995

17.9

4.6

Israel

1996

8.2

2.6

Italy

1993

12.7

4.0

Jamaica

1985

0.5

0.2

Japan

1996

24.3

11.5

Jordan

1979

0

0

Kazakhstan

1996

51.9

9.5

Kuwait

1994

1.8

1.9

Kyrgyzstan

1996

17.6

3.8

Latvia

1998

59.5

11.8

Lithuania

1998

73.7

13.7

Luxembourg

1997

29.0

9.8

Malta

1997

5.9

2.1

Mauritius

1996

20.6

6.4

Mexico

1995

5.4

1.0

Netherlands

1995

13.1

6.5

New Zealand

1994

23.6

5.8

Nicaragua

1994

4.7

2.2

Norway

1995

19.1

6.2

Panama

1987

5.6

1.9

Paraguay

1994

3.4

1.2

Peru

1989

0.6

0.4

Philippines

1993

2.5

1.7

Poland

1996

24.1

4.6

Portugal

1996

10.3

3.1

Puerto Rico

1992

16.1

1.9

Republic of Korea

1995

14.5

6.7

Republic of Moldova

1996

30.9

6.2

Romania

1996

21.1

4.3

Russian Federation

1995

72.9

13.7

Saint Kitts and Nevis

1995

0

0

Saint Lucia

1986-88

11.0

3.0

St. Vincent and The Grenadines

1982-85

2.0

0

Sao Tome and Principe

1987

0

1.8

Seychelles

1985-87

12.2

0

Singapore

1997

14.3

8.0

Slovenia

1996

48.0

13.9

Spain

1995

12.5

3.7

Sri Lanka

1995

44.7

16.6

Suriname

1992

16.6

7.2

Sweden

1996

20.0

8.5

Switzerland

1994

30.9

12.2

Syrian Arab Republic

1985

0.2

0

Tajikistan

1992

5.1

2.3

Thailand

1994

5.6

2.4

Trinidad and Tobago

1994

17.4

5.0

Turkmenistan

1994

8.1

3.4

Ukraine

1992

38.2

9.2

United Kingdom

1997

11.0

3.2

United States of America

1996

19.3

4.4

Uruguay

1990

16.6

4.2

Uzbekistan

1993

9.3

3.2

Venezuela

1994

8.3

1.9

Yugoslavia

1990

21.6

9.2

Zimbabwe

1990

10.6

5.2

 

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