South Asia 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).
  • South Asia suicide rate for 2019 was 11.23, a 0.71% increase from 2018.
  • South Asia suicide rate for 2018 was 11.15, a 3.99% increase from 2017.
  • South Asia suicide rate for 2017 was 10.72, a 0.65% decline from 2016.
  • South Asia suicide rate for 2016 was 10.79, a 1.34% 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
South Asia Suicide Rate - Historical Data
Year Total Male Female
2019 11.23 13.19 9.07%
2018 11.15 13.09 9.01%
2017 10.72 12.66 8.65%
2016 10.79 12.63 8.75%
2015 10.93 12.83 8.92%
2014 11.29 13.33 9.05%
2013 12.00 14.18 9.70%
2012 12.48 14.73 10.03%
2011 12.82 14.88 10.49%
2010 12.85 14.99 10.65%
2009 12.80 15.23 10.27%
2008 13.23 15.75 10.43%
2007 13.44 15.91 10.69%
2006 13.66 16.03 11.17%
2005 13.70 15.75 11.45%
2004 13.41 15.33 11.27%
2003 13.49 15.33 11.61%
2002 14.13 15.75 12.36%
2001 14.54 15.89 13.06%
2000 14.95 16.26 13.51%