Lesotho Suicide Rate 2000-2019

Suicide mortality rate is the number of suicide deaths in a year per 100,000 population. Crude suicide rate (not age-adjusted).
  • Lesotho suicide rate for 2016 was 21.20, a 0.95% increase from 2015.
  • Lesotho suicide rate for 2015 was 21.00, a 4.48% increase from 2010.
  • Lesotho suicide rate for 2010 was 20.10, a 8.06% increase from 2005.
  • Lesotho suicide rate for 2005 was 18.60, a 3.33% increase from 2000.
Data Source: World Bank

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Lesotho Suicide Rate - Historical Data
Year Total Male Female
2016 21.20 17.80 24.40%
2015 21.00 17.60 24.10%
2010 20.10 16.80 23.20%
2005 18.60 15.40 21.50%
2000 18.00 14.60 21.20%