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Suicides Colombia 2017

There are 7 suicides per day in Colombia

In 2017 occurred 2,709 suicides in Colombia. This year, 229 more people committed suicide than in 2016. In 2017, on average 7 Colombians committed suicide every day.

Colombia had 5.5 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, much less than the average suicide in the world, of 9.46 self-harm per 100.000 people.

Of the 2,709 recorded suicide cases in 2017, 2,203 were men suicides and 506 were women. Men have a high rate of death by suicide compared with women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 9.1 per 100,000 men and for women 2 per 100,000 female.

Suicide is a very important cause of death in the world and also in Colombia. However, in Colombia in 2017 there were there were 12,237 homicides, many more than suicides. There were 4.5 homicides per suicide.

Related data:

Colombia - Intentional self-harm
DateFemale suicidesMale suicidesSuicidesFemale suicide rateMale suicide rateSuicide rate
20175062,2032,7092.009.105.50
20164472,0332,4801.808.405.10
20154841,8632,3472.007.804.90
20143721,7642,1361.507.504.50
20134051,6692,0741.707.204.40
20123871,7392,1261.607.604.60
20113831,6692,0521.607.304.50
20103981,7202,1181.707.704.70
20094471,8122,2592.008.205.00
20084511,7832,2342.008.105.00
20074551,7362,1912.008.005.00
20064611,7272,1882.108.105.00
20054671,6522,1192.207.804.90
20045021,7622,2642.308.405.30
20035781,7052,2832.708.305.50
20025691,8272,3962.709.005.80
20015581,8682,4262.709.305.90
20005471,8312,3782.709.205.90
19994971,6662,1632.508.505.40
19985111,6012,1122.608.305.40
19972849761,2601.505.103.30
19962629671,2291.405.103.20
19952679051,1721.404.903.10
19942729521,2241.505.203.30
19932178881,1051.205.003.10
19922378641,1011.304.903.10
19912158051,0201.204.702.90
19902006808801.204.002.60
19891806628421.104.002.50
19881747529261.004.702.80
19871967679631.204.803.00
19862227549761.404.903.10
19852187921,0101.405.203.30
19842268441,0701.505.803.60
19771895447331.504.402.90
19762496018502.004.903.50
19752615818422.104.903.50
19742786429202.305.503.90
19722365437792.104.903.50
19691554295841.504.102.80
19682535528052.505.503.90
19674907541,2444.907.706.30
19664266641,0904.407.005.70
19654106981,1084.307.505.90
19643095248333.405.804.60
19632644957593.005.704.30
19622134977102.505.904.20
19612083765842.504.603.50
19601212944151.503.702.60
Colombia - Intentional self-harm
Colombia - Intentional self-harm