Burundi had 8.81 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, less than the average suicide in the world, of 9.57 self-harm per 100.000 people.
Of the 899 recorded suicide cases in 2015, 676 were men suicides and 223 were women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 13.45 per 100,000 men and for women 4.34 per 100,000 female.
Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In Burundi suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 461 homicides in Burundi, suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 2 suicides.