Sub-Saharan Africa Suicide Rate 1960-2024

Suicide mortality rate is the number of suicide deaths in a year per 100,000 population. Crude suicide rate (not age-adjusted).
  • Sub-Saharan Africa suicide rate for 2022 was 0.00, a NAN% decline from 2021.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa suicide rate for 2021 was 0.00, a NAN% decline from 2020.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa suicide rate for 2020 was 0.00, a 100% decline from 2019.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa suicide rate for 2019 was 6.97, a 0.89% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
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Country Name Total
East Asia & Pacific 0.00
World 0.00
Sub-Saharan Africa 0.00
South Asia 0.00
OECD members 0.00
North America 0.00
Latin America & Caribbean 0.00
European Union 0.00
Euro Area 0.00
Sub-Saharan Africa Suicide Rate - Historical Data
Year Total Male Female
2022 0.00 0.00 0.00%
2021 0.00 0.00 0.00%
2020 0.00 0.00 0.00%
2019 6.97 10.62 3.32%
2018 7.03 10.76 3.33%
2017 7.15 10.92 3.39%
2016 7.26 11.02 3.50%
2015 7.39 11.20 3.58%
2014 7.53 11.36 3.68%
2013 7.71 11.63 3.79%
2012 7.82 11.73 3.92%
2011 7.98 11.80 4.13%
2010 8.24 12.12 4.37%
2009 8.48 12.41 4.55%
2008 8.51 12.45 4.61%
2007 8.42 12.33 4.54%
2006 8.45 12.37 4.57%
2005 8.56 12.50 4.59%
2004 8.65 12.63 4.67%
2003 8.80 12.83 4.75%
2002 8.89 13.00 4.80%
2001 9.02 13.19 4.86%
2000 9.28 13.55 4.99%
1999 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1998 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1997 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1996 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1995 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1994 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1993 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1992 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1991 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1990 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1989 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1988 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1987 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1986 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1985 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1984 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1983 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1982 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1981 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1980 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1979 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1978 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1977 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1976 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1975 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1974 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1973 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1972 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1971 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1970 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1969 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1968 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1967 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1966 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1965 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1964 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1963 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1962 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1961 0.00 0.00 0.00%
1960 0.00 0.00 0.00%