In 2019 around 195 suicides occurred in Estonia, 1 more than in 2018.
Estonia reported 14.5 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, well above the world average of 9.41 suicides per 100,000 people.
Estonia is a country with a high rate of suicide.
Of the 195 recorded suicide cases in 2019, 152 were men suicides and 43 were women. Men have a high rate of death by suicide compared with women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 23.9 per 100,000 men and for women 6.1 per 100,000 female.
Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In Estonia suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 28 homicides in Estonia, the number of suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 7 suicides.