In 2019 around 1,160 suicides occurred in Austria, 68 less than in 2018. In 2019, on average 3 Austrians committed suicide every day.
Austria reported 13.03 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, above the world average of 9.43 suicides per 100,000 people.
Of the 1,160 recorded suicide cases in 2019, 907 were men suicides and 253 were women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 20.71 per 100,000 men and for women 5.59 per 100,000 female.
Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In Austria suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 86 homicides in Austria, the number of suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 13.5 suicides.