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Suicides Ireland 2018

Suicides increase in Ireland

In 2018 occurred 437 suicides in Ireland. This year, 54 more people committed suicide than in 2017. In Ireland, on average, at least one suicide happens every day.

Ireland had 9.04 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, less than the average suicide in the world, of 9.45 self-harm per 100.000 people.

Of the 437 recorded suicide cases in 2018, 327 were men suicides and 110 were women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 13.77 per 100,000 men and for women 4.4 per 100,000 female.

Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In Ireland suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 42 homicides in Ireland, the number of suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 10.4 suicides.

Related data:

Ireland - Intentional self-harm
DateFemale suicidesMale suicidesSuicidesFemale suicide rateMale suicide rateSuicide rate
20181103274374.4013.779.04
2017733103833.0513.118.03
2016873504373.6214.799.15
2015903354253.7514.499.06
2014873994863.7417.2710.43
2013963914874.1617.0310.53
2012964465424.0519.7011.81
2011964585544.1220.1212.05
20101013894904.4017.2010.70
20091094435524.8019.6012.20
20081203865065.3017.2011.30
2007963624584.4016.5010.40
2006803724523.7017.4010.60
2005883634514.2017.5010.80
2004743904643.6019.2011.40
2003963584544.8018.0011.40
2002813684494.1018.8011.40
2001794094884.1021.3012.60
2000823814634.3020.1012.20
1999823424244.3018.3011.30
1998734254983.9023.0013.40
1997903764664.9020.6012.70
1996633454083.4019.1011.20
1995833204034.6017.9011.20
1994903043945.0017.0011.00
1993672593263.7014.609.10
1992583043623.2017.2010.20
1991632823453.5016.009.80
1990832513344.7014.409.50
1989652132783.7012.207.90
1988711952664.0011.107.50
1987601852453.4010.506.90
1986672152823.8012.108.00
1985602162763.4012.207.80
1984681642323.909.306.60
1983802022824.6011.508.00
1982631782413.6010.206.90
1981651582233.809.106.50
1980731422154.308.306.30
1979481451932.908.605.70
1978571061633.406.304.90
197753981513.205.904.60
1976541291833.407.905.70
1975441041482.806.504.60
197426921181.705.803.80
197329761051.904.903.40
19722565901.704.303.00
19712259811.503.902.70
1970844520.503.001.80
19691438521.002.601.80
19681556711.003.802.40
19671854721.203.702.50
19661752691.203.602.40
1965744510.503.001.80
19641048580.703.302.00
19631753701.203.702.50
19621141520.802.901.80
19611970891.404.903.20
19602559841.804.103.00
Ireland - Intentional self-harm
Ireland - Intentional self-harm