In Bulgaria there were 8.26 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, less than the average suicide in the world, of 9.41 self-harm per 100.000 people.
Of the 574 recorded suicide cases in 2019, 451 were men suicides and 123 were women. Men have a high rate of death by suicide compared with women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 13.38 per 100,000 men and for women 3.43 per 100,000 female.
Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In Bulgaria suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 80 homicides in Bulgaria, the number of suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 7.2 suicides.