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Suicides Finland 2018

Number of suicides falls in Finland

In 2018 occurred 807 suicides in Finland. This year, 18 fewer people committed suicide than in 2017. On average, there are 2 suicides per day.

Finland had 14.63 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, well above the world average of 9.39 suicides per 100,000 people.

Finland is a country with a high rate of suicide.

Of the 807 recorded suicide cases in 2018, 617 were men suicides and 190 were women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 22.66 per 100,000 men and for women 6.8 per 100,000 female.

Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In Finland suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 69 homicides in Finland, the number of suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 11.7 suicides.

Related data:

Finland - Intentional self-harm
DateFemale suicidesMale suicidesSuicidesFemale suicide rateMale suicide rateSuicide rate
20181906178076.8022.6614.63
20172126138257.5622.4914.92
20161706227926.1322.5714.23
20151745587326.2220.6913.34
20141916067976.9222.2314.45
20132226768988.0324.9116.33
20122196568757.9124.6316.12
20112017099107.3326.7616.87
20102367189548.6027.3017.80
20092737611,03410.0029.1019.40
20082328011,0338.6030.8019.40
20072447519959.0029.0018.80
20062598031,0629.6031.1020.20
200527072499410.1028.2018.90
20042528121,0649.4031.7020.40
20032608151,0759.8032.0020.60
20022718241,09510.2032.4021.10
20012719331,20410.2036.8023.20
20002928731,16511.0034.6022.50
19992539541,2079.6037.9023.40
19982669621,22810.1038.3023.80
19972841,0381,32210.8041.4025.70
19962829651,24710.7038.7024.30
19953081,0801,38811.8043.4027.20
19943071,0801,38711.8043.6027.30
19932911,1061,39711.2044.9027.60
19922951,1561,45111.4047.2028.80
19913031,1901,49311.7048.9029.80
19903191,1931,51212.4049.3030.30
19892951,1181,41311.5046.4028.50
19882951,1071,40211.6046.2028.30
19872981,0651,36311.7044.6027.60
19862871,0231,31011.3043.0026.60
19852489601,2089.8040.4024.60
19842529791,23110.0041.4025.20
19832479361,1839.9039.8024.40
19822648981,16210.6038.5024.10
19812399041,1439.6038.9023.80
19802649621,22610.7041.6025.70
19792429361,1789.8040.6024.70
19782379631,2009.7041.9025.20
19772609621,22210.6042.0025.80
19762519671,21810.3042.3025.80
19752549241,17810.4040.6025.00
19742559211,17610.5040.6025.10
19732498481,09710.3037.6023.50
19722398741,11310.0039.0024.00
19712227801,0029.3035.0021.70
19702207639839.2034.3021.30
19692468501,09610.3038.0023.70
19682317841,0159.7035.1021.90
19672047299338.6032.8020.30
19662196738929.2030.4019.50
19651947179118.2032.5020.00
19642256839089.6031.1020.00
19631876868738.0031.4019.30
19622307649949.9035.3022.10
19612087149229.0033.2020.70
19602077019089.0032.9020.50
Finland - Intentional self-harm
Finland - Intentional self-harm