Benin Suicide Rate 2000-2021

Suicide mortality rate is the number of suicide deaths in a year per 100,000 population. Crude suicide rate (not age-adjusted).
  • Benin suicide rate for 2016 was 9.90, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Benin suicide rate for 2015 was 9.90, a 3.13% increase from 2010.
  • Benin suicide rate for 2010 was 9.60, a 1.03% decline from 2005.
  • Benin suicide rate for 2005 was 9.70, a 2.11% increase from 2000.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Total
Haiti 11.70
North Korea 11.20
Zimbabwe 10.70
Benin 9.90
Uganda 9.90
Sierra Leone 9.70
Togo 9.60
Burundi 9.10
Nepal 8.80
Chad 8.80
Yemen 8.50
Eritrea 7.90
Central African Republic 7.70
Burkina Faso 7.70
Ethiopia 7.20
Liberia 6.80
Comoros 6.80
Rwanda 6.70
Guinea 6.30
Senegal 6.00
Congo, Dem. Rep. 5.70
Tanzania 5.40
Gambia 5.10
Mozambique 4.90
Mali 4.80
Afghanistan 4.70
Somalia 4.70
Niger 4.60
Guinea-Bissau 4.00
Madagascar 3.90
Malawi 3.70
South Sudan 3.70
Tajikistan 2.50
Syrian Arab Republic 1.90
Benin Suicide Rate - Historical Data
Year Total Male Female
2016 9.90 13.90 5.90%
2015 9.90 13.90 6.00%
2010 9.60 13.40 5.90%
2005 9.70 13.50 6.10%
2000 9.50 13.20 6.00%