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Suicides France 2016

There are 24 suicides per day in France

In 2016 occurred 8,611 suicides in France. This year, 543 fewer people committed suicide than in 2015. In 2016, on average 24 French committed suicide every day.

France had 12.91 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, above the world average of 9.46 suicides per 100,000 people.

Of the 8,611 recorded suicide cases in 2016, 6,588 were men suicides and 2,023 were women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 20.42 per 100,000 men and for women 5.87 per 100,000 female.

Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In France suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 874 homicides in France, the number of suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 9.9 suicides.

Related data:

France - Intentional self-harm
DateFemale suicidesMale suicidesSuicidesFemale suicide rateMale suicide rateSuicide rate
20162,0236,5888,6115.8720.4212.91
20152,1407,0149,1546.2621.7113.74
20142,2726,8289,1006.6421.2413.71
20132,4267,4069,8327.0222.8314.68
20122,4647,5119,9757.2023.2114.95
20112,6507,92410,5747.9025.1116.23
20102,7847,77610,5608.3024.8016.30
20092,7707,91210,6828.3025.3016.60
20082,7707,80110,5718.4025.1016.50
20072,7497,56210,3118.3024.5016.20
20062,8667,74410,6108.8025.2016.70
20052,9407,96110,9019.0026.1017.30
20042,9838,00210,9859.2026.4017.60
20032,8718,19511,0669.0027.2017.80
20022,9487,87310,8219.3026.4017.60
20012,8317,80310,6349.0026.3017.40
20002,8647,97310,8379.2027.0017.80
19992,8417,42710,2689.1025.3017.00
19982,7637,77110,5348.9026.6017.50
19973,0408,09911,1399.9027.9018.60
19963,1058,17411,27910.1028.2018.90
19953,2148,60511,81910.5029.8019.90
19943,1698,87212,04110.4030.8020.30
19933,3908,86112,25111.2030.9020.80
19923,2028,44211,64410.6029.5019.80
19913,2818,22111,50210.9028.9019.70
19903,2258,17811,40310.7828.8019.60
19893,3728,34311,71511.3429.5820.20
19883,3658,23411,59911.3829.3520.20
19873,5748,58712,16112.1630.7721.30
19863,6578,87212,52912.5131.9722.00
19853,6038,89812,50112.4032.2322.10
19843,4948,61912,11312.1031.3921.50
19833,4398,47511,91411.9831.0221.30
19823,2878,07411,36111.5229.7120.40
19813,0457,54110,58610.7327.8819.10
19803,0447,36210,40610.7827.3318.80
19792,8917,1029,99310.2926.4718.20
19782,7116,4479,1589.7024.1116.70
19772,6836,0588,7419.6522.7316.00
19762,4375,9218,3588.8122.3115.40
19752,4085,9158,3238.7522.4015.40
19742,3555,8378,1928.6122.2515.30
19732,3115,7688,0798.5122.1515.20
19722,4565,8838,3399.1122.7815.80
19712,2745,6167,8908.4921.9415.10
19702,1815,6537,8348.2022.2815.10
19692,1975,7377,9348.3222.8015.50
19682,1625,4677,6298.2521.9015.00
19672,0335,6837,7167.8122.9615.30
19662,0425,6267,6687.9122.9515.40
19651,8655,4877,3527.3022.6214.90
19641,9275,2807,2077.6222.0414.80
19631,8915,5437,4347.5823.4715.50
19621,8095,3037,1127.3422.7915.00
19611,8275,4787,3057.5223.8915.60
19601,9215,3027,2238.0023.4415.60
France - Intentional self-harm
France - Intentional self-harm