Latin America & Caribbean 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).
  • Latin America & Caribbean suicide rate for 2016 was 6.88, a 3.51% decline from 2015.
  • Latin America & Caribbean suicide rate for 2015 was 7.13, a 8.88% increase from 2010.
  • Latin America & Caribbean suicide rate for 2010 was 6.54, a 1.37% increase from 2005.
  • Latin America & Caribbean suicide rate for 2005 was 6.46, a 0.07% decline from 2000.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Total
North America 15.02
South Asia 13.46
European Union 13.31
OECD members 13.21
Euro Area 12.95
World 10.64
East Asia & Pacific 9.51
Sub-Saharan Africa 7.54
Latin America & Caribbean 6.88
Latin America & Caribbean Suicide Rate - Historical Data
Year Total Male Female
2016 6.88 10.73 3.12%
2015 7.13 11.08 3.25%
2010 6.54 10.19 2.99%
2005 6.46 10.03 2.93%
2000 6.46 10.18 2.78%