East Asia & Pacific Suicide Rate 2000-2022

Suicide mortality rate is the number of suicide deaths in a year per 100,000 population. Crude suicide rate (not age-adjusted).
  • East Asia & Pacific suicide rate for 2019 was 7.89, a 1.05% decline from 2018.
  • East Asia & Pacific suicide rate for 2018 was 7.98, a 0.32% increase from 2017.
  • East Asia & Pacific suicide rate for 2017 was 7.95, a 1.66% decline from 2016.
  • East Asia & Pacific suicide rate for 2016 was 8.08, a 0.67% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Total
North America 15.66
OECD members 11.95
European Union 11.34
South Asia 11.23
Euro Area 11.15
World 9.17
East Asia & Pacific 7.89
Sub-Saharan Africa 6.98
Latin America & Caribbean 6.20
East Asia & Pacific Suicide Rate - Historical Data
Year Total Male Female
2019 7.89 10.26 5.39%
2018 7.98 10.45 5.48%
2017 7.95 10.41 5.47%
2016 8.08 10.49 5.54%
2015 8.14 10.58 5.67%
2014 8.39 10.77 5.94%
2013 8.63 10.95 6.20%
2012 8.91 11.24 6.49%
2011 9.51 11.84 7.08%
2010 9.91 12.34 7.45%
2009 10.28 12.62 7.88%
2008 10.40 12.60 8.11%
2007 10.66 12.72 8.50%
2006 10.93 12.94 8.88%
2005 11.55 13.64 9.37%
2004 11.83 13.94 9.62%
2003 11.61 13.75 9.39%
2002 11.05 12.93 9.08%
2001 11.40 12.84 9.90%
2000 12.38 13.53 11.18%