South Asia 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).
  • South Asia suicide rate for 2016 was 13.46, a 1.41% decline from 2015.
  • South Asia suicide rate for 2015 was 13.65, a 1.43% decline from 2010.
  • South Asia suicide rate for 2010 was 13.85, a 6.84% decline from 2005.
  • South Asia suicide rate for 2005 was 14.87, a 0.4% 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
South Asia Suicide Rate - Historical Data
Year Total Male Female
2016 13.46 14.67 12.15%
2015 13.65 14.86 12.37%
2010 13.85 14.76 12.85%
2005 14.87 15.30 14.43%
2000 14.93 16.00 13.69%